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Silver And Black Pride Jul 31, 2018
Raiders officially waive OL Vadal Alexander

Raiders officially waive OL Vadal Alexander

This afternoon, the Raiders announced that they have waived OL Vadal Alexander. A seventh-round pick out of LSU in the 2016 Draft, Alexander played in 24 games at guard and tackle and made nine starts. Alexander was placed on the Reserve/Did Not Report list after not showing up for training camp. He was slated to serve a four-game PED suspension to begin the season, but no explanation has been made public regarding his failure to report to camp. The versatile lineman was expected to be one of the Raiders’ primary backup linemen this year, but now that will fall to other players like...
Silver And Black Pride Jul 30, 2018
Raiders to move on from Vadal Alexander

Raiders to move on from Vadal Alexander

Day one of training camp this year, all were either present or accounted for. Except for one guy — Vadal Alexander. We knew Khalil Mack was not reporting for his contract issue. We knew Donald Penn, Eddie Vanderdoes, and PJ Hall weren’t practicing because they were on the PUP list. But Vadal just wasn’t here. He will be suspended the first four games of the season for a violation of the league’s performance enhancing drug policy. But that wouldn’t keep him from attending camp or participating in preseason. He didn’t fail a physical, or he would have been designated as such. Four...
Silver And Black Pride Jul 27, 2018
Khalil Mack officially placed on Raiders reserve/did not report list along with Vadal Alexander

Khalil Mack officially placed on Raiders reserve/did not report list along with Vadal Alexander

Today what was known became official. The Raiders players took the field for their first training camp and their best player was not among them. Also not on the field was offensive lineman, Vadal Alexander. That one was not expected. Khalil Mack is holding out for a contract extension. He is coming up on his fifth year option season and wants the Raiders to extend him long term. He’s certainly earned it. He and Aaron Donald, who was chosen a few slots later in the 2014 draft, are both holding out to get the big extension they deserve. Hard to know what Vadal Alexander’s story is. The...

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