8:06 AM EST, Sat January 31, 2015
Silver And Black Pride 16 hours ago

Super Bowl picks and predictions: Staff, community finalists

In a couple days the 2014 NFL season will officially be complete with the playing of the Super Bowl. We all made our picks before the playoffs began and asked the S&BP community to send us their picks as well. Some of those picks are looking pretty good heading into the big game. Here is the staff results so far: ...
Silver And Black Pride 12 hours ago

Poll Position: Do Raiders have a need at defensive end?

Now let's look at defensive end, a position which has gone almost completely neglected over the past three seasons under the new regime. They haven't drafted one higher than the 5th round (Jack Crawford) and all three were cut. They haven't done too well in Free agency either. Here is how the roster currently stands: Justin Tuck He wasn't the savior at defensive end the team had hoped but he did some good things. Early in the season he was the fulltime starter and he struggled in that role. He did better once the team began using him more as a rotational pass rusher and did his best work...

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Raiders defensive end Justin Tuck talks Khalil Mack, Derek Carr and Ndamukong Suh on radio row at Super Bowl XLIX

Radio row is made for guys like Justin Tuck. Smart and insightful, the Raiders defensive end is the perfect guest because he’ll address almost anything and usually it has some opinion attached rather than a series of clichés. In an… Continue Reading →

Tim Brown says making Hall of Fame would be bittersweet

Tim Brown likes to think he is running downfield open when it comes to the Pro Football Hall of Fame voting on Saturday. There aren’t as many receivers going against the former Raiders great this year, after Cris Carter got in in 2013 and Andre Reed last year. Brown is a finalist for a sixth straight year since first becoming eligible in 2010 and only has one other receiver to compete with in Marvin Harrison. ”Certainly the logjam is not the same,” Brown said in a conference call. Brown ranks fifth all-time in receptions (1,094), sixth in receiving yards (14,934) and is tied for seventh...

Report: D-coordinator candidate will remain at Louisville

The Raiders remain in the market for a defensive coordinator after Louisville’s Todd Grantham turned down a reported contract offer made by coach Jack Del Rio. Grantham, according to the NFL Network Wednesday, was offered a two-year contract. Later that… Continue Reading →

Grantham spurns Raiders

Louisville defensive coordinator Todd Grantham, who interviewed Monday for the Raiders defensive coordinator job, has to decided to remain at the school. Oakland offered Grantham a two-year contract, according to NFL Network. New head coach Jack Del Rio is expected to turn his sights to Seahawks linebackers coach and former 49er Ken Norton Jr., according to league sources.

Report: Raiders offer D-coordinator job to Todd Grantham

Louisville defensive coordinator Todd Grantham has been offered a two-year deal to become defensive coordinator of the Raiders, according to an NFL Network report. Grantham, 48, interviewed with Raiders coach Jack Del Rio over the weekend. Grantham has experience as… Continue Reading →

Marshawn Lynch avoids fine and shines light on a bad rule

Marshawn Lynch made a mockery of the NFL rule that mandates that players speak to the media. Good for him. The circus crowded around podium No. 6 Tuesday at Super Bowl XLIX media day, but all they got from Lynch… Continue Reading →

Raiders announce hirings of Bobby Johnson, Tracy Smith to go along with Rob Moore, Bernie Parmalee

The Raiders announced the addition of tight ends coach Bobby Johnson and assistant special teams coach Tracy Smith Tuesday in addition to confirming the hires of running backs coach Bernie Parmalee and wide receivers coach Rob Moore. Johnson, 42, has… Continue Reading →

Report: Louisville D-coordinator Todd Grantham interviewing with Raiders, has previous NFL experience

Todd Grantham, a college defensive coordinator at Louisville with NFL experience, is interviewing with coach Jack Del Rio Monday, according to NBC 4 Washington and ESPN. Grantham, 48, was the defensive coordinator for Georgia from 2010 through 2013 before joining… Continue Reading →
Report: Detroit Lions' assistant joining Oakland Raiders' staff

Report: Detroit Lions' assistant joining Oakland Raiders' staff

Lions assistant offensive line coach Bobby Johnson will join the Raiders as the team's tight end coach.

Raiders add Bernie Parmalee, Rob Moore to coaching staff

The Raiders have added two more assistant coaches to their offensive staff, with Bernie Parmalee taking over the running backs and Rob Moore wide receivers. Parmalee, 47, was the tight ends coach for the Kansas City Chiefs last year. He… Continue Reading →

Will sixth time be a charm for Raiders WR Tim Brown?

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Former Raiders WR Tim Brown is discovering getting to Canton through Oakland is doing it the hard way

Tim Brown has a stock answer when asked what he would ask the 46 Hall of Fame selectors who have left him on the outside looking for each of the last five years. “I would ask them one question _… Continue Reading →

How Raiders coaching staff is shaping up

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