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Oakland Raiders: Is Cable or Buckner facing the most pressure?

If the Oakland Raiders are to succeed this season, the offensive and defensive line need to be better. So which coach is facing the most pressure? We are officially at the point of the NFL offseason where it feels like we’re watching paint dry. The Oakland Raiders just wrapped up mandatory mini-camp following OTAs that […] Oakland Raiders: Is Cable or Buckner facing the most pressure? - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Watching Detroit Lions squirm on 'Hard Knocks' is what we all deserved

Sure, Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden makes for a nice story. But Detroit Lions fans deserved a look inside Matt Patricias concrete walls.        

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Raiders guard Richie Incognito making an early positive impression

Offensive lineman Richie Incognito has been making a positive impression with the Oakland Raiders. Raiders head coach Jon Gruden spoke highly of Incognito to NBC Sports Bay Area’s Scott Bair (via Pro Football Talk’s Charean Williams) on June 11. He’s pretty good. I like him. He’s a Pro Bowl left guard. The last time he […] The post Raiders guard Richie Incognito making an early positive impression appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Raiders coach Jon Gruden says Karl Joseph has ‘quietly become a leader’ for Oakland

The Oakland Raiders just got announced as this year’s ‘Hard Knocks’ team, which will certainly command the headlines. But the team also has a lot of interesting storylines that are flying more under the radar, including the development of Karl Joseph. The Raiders drafted Joseph in the first round back in 2016, and things haven’t […] The post Raiders coach Jon Gruden says Karl Joseph has ‘quietly become a leader’ for Oakland appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Jon Gruden's Raiders picked to be featured on HBO's 'Hard Knocks'

ALAMEDA, Calif. - Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden will be a TV star once again.HBO announced Tuesday that the Raiders will be featured on the network's-Hard Knocks show in training camp this summer that gives a behind-the-scenes look at an NFL team.Gruden spent

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Hard Knocks will follow the Oakland Raiders this summer

We finally found out which team will be on this year’s show. Every training camp, HBO’s Hard Knocks follows along one NFL team on its journey towards the upcoming season. There are, of course, rules about which clubs can appear on the show: teams that have a first-year head coach, have reached the playoffs in either of the last two seasons, or have already been featured in the past ten years are exempt from participation. In 2019, this left five teams available — among them the Oakland Raiders. Yesterday, the Silver and Black were officially announced as the team to be featured on the...

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Daily Slop: Oakland Raiders, not Redskins picked for this season of ‘Hard Knocks’; Could Samaje Perine play fullback?

A collection of Redskins articles from around the web Practice News And Notes: 2019 OTAs, Day 8Redskins.com's Jake Kring-Schreifels and Kyle Stackpole break down the key plays and highlights from Day 8 of Washington Redskins 2019 OTAs, presented by Loudoun Economic Development. Jay Gruden seems to love Samaje Perine, so could he play fullback? | NBC Sports WashingtonJay Gruden likes fullbacks, but never finds one a roster spot. Jay Gruden likes Samaje Perine, and for the past two seasons, the coach has made sure to have a roster spot for the running back. Redskins Sign DB...

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Raiders coach Jon Gruden says Oakland has ‘a lot of distractions’ moving forward

Jon Gruden’s first season back running the Oakland Raiders didn’t exactly go as planned. Oakland ended up going 4-12 last year, tying them for the worst record in the AFC. The campaign was a disaster from start to finish, but there’s a lot of optimism surrounding the team as they enter their final season in […] The post Raiders coach Jon Gruden says Oakland has ‘a lot of distractions’ moving forward appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Oakland Raiders Preview: Breaking down the 2019 quarterbacks

We’re officially less than three months away from the kickoff of the Oakland Raiders 2019 season. Here’s a preview of the team’s quarterback depth chart. The Oakland Raiders are just a few months away from kicking off a crucial 2019 season. After a disappointing 4-12 season in head coach Jon Gruden’s first year back with […] Oakland Raiders Preview: Breaking down the 2019 quarterbacks - Golden Gate Sports - Golden Gate Sports - A Bay Area Sports Site

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Why Raiders running back Josh Jacobs could be a major Fantasy Football sleeper in 2019

When the Oakland Raiders landed former Alabama running back Josh Jacobs in the draft, coach Jon Gruden was absolutely giddy. NBC Sports’ Peter King depicted the scene, with Gruden fearing the Philadelphia Eagles might have traded up ahead of Oakland to take the player the Raiders coach coveted so much. Philly instead took a tackle, […] The post Why Raiders running back Josh Jacobs could be a major Fantasy Football sleeper in 2019 appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Paul Guenther says 2018 was his ‘hardest year of coaching’

Raiders defensive coordinator Paul Guenther is not a coach accustomed to losing. A Mike Zimmer acolyte, his Bengals defenses were typically in the top half of the league. Last year was an aberration for him, leading a Raiders defense which was putrid and contributed heavily to Oakland’s 4-12 record. “By far my hardest year in coaching. I just felt like the kind of players we were looking for, we’ve added a lot of those guys throughout the draft and free agency. Guys that kind of fit what we’re doing. Right now in the NFL everyone [is saying,] ‘Oh, we’re going to surprise...

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Vontaze Burfict ‘like having a quarterback that you’ve coached’ at middle linebacker for Raiders

There is one place for Vontaze Burfict in this league and it’s with Paul Guenther in Oakland. Burfict was a highly talented linebacker out of Arizona State who went undrafted because of discipline and character concerns. He certainly brought those to the NFL with him, coming to be known as one of league’s dirtiest players. Despite these issues, he and Guenther hit it off; first as his position coach and then as the defensive coordinator. What started off their bond? Golf. “He was my linebackers coach in Cincinnati,” said Burfict. “You know how that relationship goes, you see him...

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Silver Mining 6/4: Maurice Hurst finished 2018 as Oakland Raiders best tackler

Raiders News Raiders DT Maurice Hurst finished 2018 season as team’s best tacklerRaiders DT Maurice Hurst finished 2018 season as team's best tackler Derek Carr's Strong Words Will Define His Raiders' FutureDerek Carr made some strong comments about his future with the Raiders recently. He will forever be connected to those words. 'Like-minded' Antonio Brown, Jon Gruden Bonding Quickly in Raiders Offseason - NBC Bay AreaJon Gruden had seen Antonio Brown practice well before coaching him. The Raiders head coach had access to a few Pittsburgh workouts in a previous gig as Monday Night...

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Antonio Brown reveals how Raiders coach Jon Gruden is challenging him in Oakland

Antonio Brown is ready to put all the drama behind him, at least for now. The star wide receiver has been in the headlines for everything other than football this offseason, but things are finally starting to get back to normal. Now that OTAs are underway, he can finally start practicing with his new Oakland […] The post Antonio Brown reveals how Raiders coach Jon Gruden is challenging him in Oakland appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Redskins coach Jay Gruden says ‘Hard Knocks’ should feature Jon Gruden’s Raiders

Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden wants to see his brother’s team, the Oakland Raiders, on HBO’s “Hard Knocks.” Gruden told The Washington Post’s Les Carpenter on May 29 HBO “would be crazy” not to feature Jon Gruden’s Raiders for the upcoming 2019 NFL season. Jay Gruden says HBO would be crazy not not pick […] The post Redskins coach Jay Gruden says ‘Hard Knocks’ should feature Jon Gruden’s Raiders appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Silver Mining 5/28: Raiders RB Doug Martin settles into new role as mentor for rookie Josh Jacobs

Raiders News Muscle hamster to mentor: Raiders' Doug Martin eases into new role - NFL Nation- ESPNMartin will help guide first-round pick Josh Jacobs and a host of other Raiders running backs a year after he led the team in rushing yards. Jon Gruden anticipates complaining about Raiders’ rough scheduleThe Raiders have a rough stretch away from Oakland in 2019, and coach Jon Gruden doesn't want to hear any complaints. Gruden says Raiders loved Kyler Murray but ‘didn’t think about going up to number one’ - Silver And Black PrideIn recent weeks, the normally vacuous Peter King of NBC...

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Silver Mining 5/27: Raiders C Rodney Hudson provides leadership, stability for offensive line

Raiders News Raiders C Hudson Gives Line Stability and Strong Leadership - Full Press CoverageAs mentioned, the Oakland Raiders enjoy a center that routinely defeats opponents Regardless of circumstance, the Raiders need to retain Rodney Hudson. Antonio Brown and Vontaze Burfict, teammates on Raiders and Family Feud – ProFootballTalkRaiders coach Jon Gruden loves the energy Antonio Brown brings to his team. And also the attitude Vontaze Burfict walks in the door with. There is the small matter, however, of their history before becoming teammates. Packers, Raiders reportedly to meet in...

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Raiders news: Jon Gruden says Antonio Brown, Vontaze Burfict are ‘good’

Antonio Brown and Vontaze Burfict were not fond of each other when the two were part of the Pittsburgh Steelers-Cincinnati Bengals rivalry but now that they are teammates on the Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden is making sure they are making an effort to get along. According to Gruden, the team played Family Feud to […] The post Raiders news: Jon Gruden says Antonio Brown, Vontaze Burfict are ‘good’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Oakland Raiders 2017 NFL Draft produced Conley, Lee and little else

The Oakland Raiders had nine selections in the 2017 NFL Draft, and of those nine, only two figure to play a huge role for the team in 2019. In the last NFL Draft with Jack Del Rio as the head coach, the Oakland Raiders held nine selections, with nearly half of them coming in the […] Oakland Raiders 2017 NFL Draft produced Conley, Lee and little else - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Raiders news: Jon Gruden has been impressed with undrafted receiver Keelan Doss

The Oakland Raiders made fortifying their receiving corps a point of emphasis this offseason. It appears wide receiver Keelan Doss is among those that have caught the eye of head coach Jon Gruden. The Raiders are getting a number of new faces up to speed in OTAs. According to Josh Schrock of NBC Sports, Doss […] The post Raiders news: Jon Gruden has been impressed with undrafted receiver Keelan Doss appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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3 players on the roster bubble for the Oakland Raiders

As is the nature of the offseason, NFL players will lose their jobs on their respective teams due to the NFL Draft, free agency, and trade market. The Oakland Raiders are no exception to this. In 2019, they’ve molded their roster in the eyes of head coach Jon Gruden; it’s a radical difference than before. […] The post 3 players on the roster bubble for the Oakland Raiders appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Chiefs coach Andy Reid named among most likely to win first Super Bowl

NFL.com picked Reid as one of five head coaches most likely to win their first Super Bowl in the coming season On Wednesday, NFL.com published an article where five of their writers each identify an NFL head coach most likely to win their first Super Bowl in the 2019 season — and Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid is one of them. Seven current head coaches — Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots, Pete Carroll of the Seattle Seahawks, Jon Gruden of the Oakland Raiders, John Harbaugh of the Baltimore Ravens, Sean Payton of the New Orleans Saints, Doug Pederson of the...

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Raiders news: Jon Gruden says he’s ‘not in the relationship business’ when talking about Antonio Brown

The main reason why Antonio Brown was traded from the Pittsburgh Steelers to the Oakland Raiders was because of his tense relationship with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. So, is Raiders head coach Jon Gruden worried about the bond between Brown and Oakland quarterback Derek Carr and the rest of his new Raiders teammates? Not at all. […] The post Raiders news: Jon Gruden says he’s ‘not in the relationship business’ when talking about Antonio Brown appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Jon Gruden reacts to Antonio Brown missing first day of Raiders’ OTAs

Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown missed the first day of organized team activities, something that is sure to raise the hairs of fans and media members. However, Raiders head coach Jon Gruden isn’t thinking much of it, saying he “wouldn’t read much into” the situation but adding that he’s “sure people will,” according to […] The post Jon Gruden reacts to Antonio Brown missing first day of Raiders’ OTAs appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Oakland Raiders: Revisiting the 2018 NFL Draft class

The Oakland Raiders will lean heavily on their 2018 NFL Draft class in 2019, after a rookie season that saw them get a ton of playing time. The 2018 NFL Draft was Jon Gruden’s first in his second stint as the head coach for the Oakland Raiders, and to say it was a wacky draft […] Oakland Raiders: Revisiting the 2018 NFL Draft class - Just Blog Baby - Just Blog Baby - An Oakland Raiders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Silver Mining 5/17: Why the Raiders just had to draft DE Maxx Crosby, and could he start as a rookie?

Raiders News Why the Raiders just had to pick 'Mad Maxx' - Oakland Raiders Blog- ESPNDefensive end Maxx Crosby, one of Oakland's three fourth-round picks, has drawn early comparisons to Raiders' Hall of Famer Ted Hendricks. Could Raiders DE Maxx Crosby start as a rookie?Could Raiders DE Maxx Crosby start as a rookie? Raiders D-line coach Brenston Buckner breaks down young, talented group | NBCS Bay AreaBrenston Buckner is ready to lead a young group of Raiders defensive linemen this season. Could Raiders LB Tahir Whitehead be in for a breakout season in 2019?Could Raiders LB Tahir...

Jon Gruden at 2018 NFL Combine, "He will be the headliner in our offense" | NFL

Oakland Raiders Head Coach, Jon Gruden, addresses the media at the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine. Watch full games with NFL Game Pass: https://www.nfl.com/gamepass?campaign=sp-nf-gd-ot-yt-3000342 Sign up for Fantasy Football! http://www.nfl.com/fantasyfootb

Jon Gruden Introduced as Raiders Head Coach, "I want to win" | NFL

The Oakland Raiders introduce Jon Gruden as their new Head Coach. Watch full games with NFL Game Pass: https://www.nfl.com/gamepass?campaign=sp-nf-gd-ot-yt-3000342 Sign up for Fantasy Football! http://www.nfl.com/fantasyfootball

Jon Gruden's Best Mic'd Up Moments | Sound FX | NFL Films

Listen in on the very best of former Oakland Raiders, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers Head Coach, Jon Gruden, mic'd up.