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Silver And Black Pride Mar 29, 2023
Raiders 2023 draft preview: Deep tight end class

Raiders 2023 draft preview: Deep tight end class

Darnell Washington | Photo by Michael Hickey/ Raiders could find future starter in draft The Las Vegas Raiders created a need at tight end when they traded Pro Bowl performer Darren Waller to the New York Giants last week. Yes, they added O.J. Howard and Austin Hooper in free agency after the Waller deal, but they still will likely look at tight ends in the draft since they were both added to one-year deals. At the recent NFL combine, Las Vegas general manager Dave Ziegler commented how deep the tight end group is in the 2023 NFL draft. With Waller gone, the Raiders...
ClutchPoints Mar 27, 2023
Raiders coach Josh McDaniels breaks silence after moving on from Derek Carr, Darren Waller

Raiders coach Josh McDaniels breaks silence after moving on from Derek Carr, Darren Waller

For the first time in nearly a decade, Derek Carr won’t be under center when the Las Vegas Raiders break training camp. With the Raiders releasing Carr (and Carr subsequently signing a four year, $150 million contract with the New Orleans Saints), this marks the end of an era for the franchise, signaling a fresh […] The post Raiders coach Josh McDaniels breaks silence after moving on from Derek Carr, Darren Waller appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Silver And Black Pride Mar 27, 2023
Silver Minings: Dave Ziegler on the offseason “you can’t fix every hole in one year”

Silver Minings: Dave Ziegler on the offseason “you can’t fix every hole in one year”

Photo by Ethan Miller/ Ziegler wants Raider Nation to trust the process The Las Vegas Raiders finished 6-11 after high expectations going into 2022. The front office had tough decisions to make when looking to improve the roster overall. After moving on from Derek Carr and trading Darren Waller, it appears the Raiders are in a rebuild. The bargain shopping approach to free agency signals a primary focus on the draft as a chance to grow the football team. During an interview with Tashan Reed of the Athletic, Dave Ziegler spoke on the strategy of the Raiders in the...
Silver And Black Pride Mar 23, 2023
Silver Minings: Pieces of Oakland Raiders are fading away

Silver Minings: Pieces of Oakland Raiders are fading away

Maxx Crosby in the final game in Oakland | Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports Not many players remain from the Oakland days The Las Vegas Raiders have seen several players leave the team this offseason including cornerstones, quarterback Derek Carr, tight end Darren Waller and long snapper Trent Sieg, this offseason. Carr had been with the franchise since 2014, while Waller and Sieg joined the team in 2018. What it means is that there are less and less players remaining from the Oakland Raiders’ days. The team last played in Oakland in 2019 and this will be their fourth...
Silver And Black Pride Mar 22, 2023
Raiders draft 2023: Best TE fits in the NFL draft

Raiders draft 2023: Best TE fits in the NFL draft

Joshua L. Jones / USA TODAY NETWORK Who in the draft can help replace Darren Waller? The Las Vegas Raiders trading Darren Waller to the New York Giants created a hole at the tight end position. It left Jesper Horsted as the lone tight end to receive snaps in 2022, and the front office would need to add depth. Dave Ziegler went to work during the second phase of free agency, adding OJ Howard, who played for the Houston Texans. Howard comes from Nick Caserio and will be a quick addition to the offense having familiarity with the scheme. His placement on the depth chart...
Silver And Black Pride Mar 21, 2023
Raiders 2023 draft: Power of picks

Raiders 2023 draft: Power of picks

Dave Ziegler | Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Las Vegas can be 2023 draft power brokers The Las Vegas Raiders currently are power brokers of the April 27-29 NFL draft. Thanks to the recent Darren Waller trade, Las Vegas currently has 12 picks in the draft. That is the most in the NFL. Now, most of those picks are on the third day, so their trading power is fairly limited to the latter rounds with those picks. Las Vegas does have four picks in the first three rounds at No. 7, No. 38, No. 70 and No. 100 (which came from the New York Giants in the Waller deal). That’s...
Just Blog Baby Mar 21, 2023

3 reasons the Las Vegas Raiders are clearly rebuilding

They may not be saying it out loud, but with the current state of the roster, the Las Vegas Raiders are clearly in a rebuild. The long-awaited free agency period came and the Las Vegas Raiders’ two biggest moves were signing former 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo and trading away tight end Darren Waller. Free agency […] 3 reasons the Las Vegas Raiders are clearly rebuilding - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - Las Vegas Raiders News and Fan Community
ClutchPoints Mar 20, 2023
Austin Hooper to visit Raiders after Darren Waller trade, OJ Howard signing

Austin Hooper to visit Raiders after Darren Waller trade, OJ Howard signing

The Las Vegas Raiders just announced a contract with free agent TE OJ Howard, and are now bringing in free agent TE Austin Hooper for a visit on Wednesday. After sending Darren Waller to the New York Giants in a blockbuster trade, the Raiders are doing their due diligence in rebuilding their TE room, reports NFL […] The post Austin Hooper to visit Raiders after Darren Waller trade, OJ Howard signing appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Just Blog Baby Mar 20, 2023

Las Vegas Raiders: 3 tight ends to target on Day 2 of 2023 NFL Draft

The Las Vegas Raiders have a gaping hole at the tight end position, and here are some Day 2 picks they could take to solidify the position group. During the 2023 offseason, the Las Vegas Raiders made a bit of a shocking move by trading away star tight end Darren Waller to the New York […] Las Vegas Raiders: 3 tight ends to target on Day 2 of 2023 NFL Draft - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - Las Vegas Raiders News and Fan Community
ClutchPoints Mar 20, 2023
Raiders eyeing Darren Waller replacement for Jimmy Garoppolo

Raiders eyeing Darren Waller replacement for Jimmy Garoppolo

With Darren Waller no longer part of the Las Vegas Raiders roster, the team is pressed to find a replacement to at least help cover the void left by the star tight end. That replacement could come in the form of OJ Howard, who appears to have gotten the interest of the Raiders, per Ian […] The post Raiders eyeing Darren Waller replacement for Jimmy Garoppolo appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Mar 18, 2023
Darren Waller’s strong message to Giants fans ahead of 2023 season

Darren Waller’s strong message to Giants fans ahead of 2023 season

Newly acquired New York Giants tight end Darren Waller had a performance to remember in his last game at MetLife Stadium. Waller led the way for the Las Vegas Raiders in their 31-28 road win against the New York Jets in Week 13 of the 2020 season, tallying 13 receptions and two touchdown catches. He […] The post Darren Waller’s strong message to Giants fans ahead of 2023 season appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Silver And Black Pride Mar 17, 2023
Raiders offseason 2023: Big day for Hunter Renfrow

Raiders offseason 2023: Big day for Hunter Renfrow

Hunter Renfrow | Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports Slot wide receiver got big roster bonus Friday This has been an offseason in which Las Vegas Raiders standout slot receiver Hunter Renfrow has been the subject of trade speculation. First, there were national reports that the Raiders were open to trading both Renfrow and star tight end Darren Waller, who, of course, was dealt to the New York Giants on Tuesday for a third-round draft pick. More Renfrow trade speculation began Tuesday as well when Las Vegas surprisingly signed wide receiver Jakobi Meyers to a lucrative...
ClutchPoints Mar 17, 2023
New York Giants make key Darren Waller move after Raiders trade

New York Giants make key Darren Waller move after Raiders trade

NFL Free Agency has only been open for a few days, but the New York Giants have already made aggressive moves to improve their roster ahead of the 2023 season. Coming off their first playoff win since 2012 this season, the Giants gave starting quarterback Daniel Jones a four-year, $160 million contract and put the […] The post New York Giants make key Darren Waller move after Raiders trade appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Mar 16, 2023
Darren Waller’s Brian Daboll comments will fire up Giants fans after Raiders trade

Darren Waller’s Brian Daboll comments will fire up Giants fans after Raiders trade

The New York Giants made one of the bigger splashes of the offseason to this point by trading for Darren Waller. They sent a third-round pick to the Las Vegas Raiders to land the star tight end, making one of many key upgrades to their offense. Waller is excited to work with Brian Daboll and […] The post Darren Waller’s Brian Daboll comments will fire up Giants fans after Raiders trade appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Big Blue View Mar 15, 2023
Darren Waller says trade to Giants ‘caught me off guard’

Darren Waller says trade to Giants ‘caught me off guard’

Darren Waller | Photo by Ethan Miller/ Waller discusses wide variety of topics in first meeting with New York media Darren Waller, the new tight end for the New York Giants, said Wednesday afternoon that the trade that brought him to New Jersey from the Las Vegas Raiders “caught me off guard.” “I did not see this coming,” Waller said, adding that “it’s been high-octane the last 24 hours. Waller said he has “a lot of positive emotions” and “a lot of gratitude” after the trade. “Getting a clean slate with the Raiders was amazing for me ... Grateful...

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