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CSN Chicago Aug 16, 2016

Reigning gold medalist out after belly flop; both Americans advance to 3m final

After heavy gusts of wind made for a challenging preliminary a day earlier, calm conditions conducted high scores as the top 12 divers advanced to the men's individual 3m springboard final on Tuesday evening. China's Cao Yuan led the way, as he did in the preliminary, with 489.10 points. Mexico's Rommel Pacheco finished second, as he did in the preliminary, with 469.70 points. And USA's Mike Hixon placed third with 467.25 points. Kristian Ipsen posted a 437.70-point program to secure seventh place in the semis and a spot in the final.
Silver And Black Pride Aug 13, 2016

Raiders vs Cardinals recap: Raiders take preseason opener 31-10

Opening the game on offense, the Raiders' first drive was upended by pre-snap penalties. The first play was a pass from Derek Carr to Michael Crabtree went for a good gain on the left sideline. But after that, a false start and delay of game had the Raiders' offense spinning its wheels. A pass to Amari Cooper he couldn't control inbounds and the offense was done. The defense didn't look too good either, allowing Carson Palmer to pick apart the secondary, before David Johnson picked up big yardage to put the Cardinals inside the 10-yard line. The Raiders defense was able to stop them there...
Silver And Black Pride Aug 11, 2016

Five Raiders positions battles to watch heading into preseason opener

The Raiders open the preseason Friday in Arizona. Most positions on the team are set, but there are a few that are still up for grabs. 1. Wide receiver The top two receivers are locked in with Amari Cooper and Michael Crabtree and the third receiver is likely also set with Seth Roberts. The battle is for the fourth and fifth wide receiver spots. Andre Holmes was the fourth wide receiver last season and he has not looked good in training camp. One area that isn't talked about much in which Holmes excels is as a blocker/special teamer. The team likes his size as a receiver and the only of...
Raiders release first depth chart of preseason

Raiders release first depth chart of preseason

The Oakland Raiders released their first depth chart of the season with very few surprises. Here’s a look at it: OFFENSE Position First team Second team Third team Fourth team WR Michael Crabtree Seth Roberts K.J. Brent Nathan Palmer Joe… Continue Reading → The post Raiders release first depth chart of preseason appeared first on Inside the Oakland Raiders.

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