Oakland Raiders

Raiders thank Greg Papa for two decades of service to the Silver and Black

The Raiders are taking some time off during the dead period of the NFL offseason. Even early bird Jon Gruden is slapping the snooze button these …

Football (U.S.)

Raiders part ways with radio announcer Greg Papa

The Raiders confirmed their split from longtime radio play-by-play announcer Greg Papa on Thursday in a brief statement from owner Mark Davis.<p>Davis’ statement did not include an explanation for the change or name Papa’s replacement. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported Tuesday that Brent Musburger …

New England Patriots

Marshawn Lynch is the man, and here is another reason why

MarshawnLynch made a wonderful return to Oakland for the 2017 NFL season, and while he did well on the field, he continues to work wonders off of …

NFL

More personal seat licenses on sale for Raiders stadium

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Personal seat licenses to purchase tickets for reserved-seating areas at Oakland Raiders games at the team's new stadium in Las Vegas are now on sale.<p>The licenses that went on sale Tuesday give owners the right to purchase season tickets and playoff tickets for 30 years.<p>Owners will …

Las Vegas

Head Coach Jon Gruden continues to give back to the city of Oakland, and the game of football

The Oakland Raiders and head coach Jon Gruden each match a $5000 donation by Dicks Sporting Goods Foundation's Sports Matters to both Oakland Tech …

Jon Gruden

Oakland Raiders QB Derek Carr finds himself in some very elite company

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr was made a very wealthy man last season, and he now finds himself among some elite company.<p>The Oakland Raiders …

NFL

Another Raiders legend cast aside as Mark Davis, Jon Gruden mold franchise in their vision

First Greg Papa, now Tom Flores. On Wednesday, former Raiders quarterback and Super Bowl-winning coach Flores was informed in the morning that he …

NFL

Three NFL Teams Officially File Applications To Move To Los Angeles

L.G. Patterson / AP<p>For the first time in more than 20 years, Los Angeles could have a professional football team — or three.<p>The St. Louis Rams, the …

Los Angeles

Report: Former All-Pro cornerback Albert Lewis in hospital recovering from undisclosed illness

Getty Images<p>Former Kansas City Chiefs and Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders cornerback Albert Lewis is recovering in a Shreveport, La. hospital after being …

NFL

5 most winnable games for the Raiders in 2018

Jul 20,2018<p>With the return of coach Jon Gruden to the Raiders, there is a buzz around the franchise in Oakland heading into their training camp in 2018.<p>A young quarterback, an elite offensive line and a multitude of talent give the Raiders a chance to bounce back from their disappointing 2017 …

Football (U.S.)

Steelers Throwback Thursday: An improbable L.A. story

Christmastime as a Steelers fan when the team had playoff aspirations was always a cool time for me as a young Steelers fanatic-in-training. That’s …

NFL

Today’s Raiders Bites podcast

A great Charles Woodson story https://t.co/kntHCcZIDE<p>— Bill Williamson (@BWilliamsonNFL) July 19, 2018<p>Bill Williamson has been a professional sports …

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Raiders all over list of best cornerbacks in NFL history

The Oakland Raiders current cornerback situation is a dicey one, but when it comes to the all-time greats, the Silver and Black are …

NFL

Jon Gruden making his presence felt in the Oakland community

Jon Gruden has expressed his love for Oakland in many ways over the years, and he continues to do so in his second term with the Raiders.<p>When the …

Jon Gruden

Tight end Jared Cook visits Tottenham Hotspur's Stadium, prior to the Raiders game against the Seahawks

The Oakland Raiders have played games internationally the past two years, enjoying trips to Mexico City in 2016 and 2017, but in 2018 the team will …

NFL

Bombers add defensive back to practice roster

<b>WINNIPEG, MB., July 19, 2018 –</b> The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the club has signed international defensive back Chris Humes.<p><b>Humes</b> (6-00, …

Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Greg Papa reaction: Tom Flores hopes he has a job, other ex-Raiders stunned

Tom Flores is as stunned as anyone about the impending change in the Raiders’ broadcasting booth.<p>But a report saying Oakland executives are replacing …

NFL

Raiders replace Tom Flores as their radio color commentator

Getty Images<p>On Tuesday, a report surfaced that Brent Musberger would become the Raiders’ radio play-by-play announcer, replacing Greg Papa. Now comes …

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Raider nation stiff-arms report of Musburger-for-Papa switch

Why wait for confirmation when you can set the night sky ablaze from your preferred electronic device on your favored social media …

Oakland Athletics

Colin Cowherd predicts a five-win season for the Oakland Raiders

The Herd’s Colin Cowherd is known for making very outlandish predictions when it comes to sports, and he is way off with his prediction for the …

Football (U.S.)

Raiders coach Jon Gruden aids 4 East Bay youth football programs

<b>By BARRY WILNER | The Associated Press</b><p>Jon Gruden is football through and through. It doesn’t matter what level, what age, or where.<p>The former and now …

NFL

Derek Carr goes on Jim Rome Show to discuss relationship with Gruden

Derek Carr has a brand new coaching staff to play for this season, and he went on the Jim Rome Show on Wednesday to talk about his new head coach.<p>The …

Football (U.S.)

2018 Raiders opponent offseason review: Denver Broncos

In Week 2, the Oakland Raiders will travel to Denver to take on the Broncos in their first AFC West game of the 2018 regular season.<p>The Oakland …

NFL

Photos: Ex-49er, Raider NaVorro Bowman selling San Jose mansion

Former 49ers and Raiders linebacker NaVorro Bowman is selling his San Jose, Calif. mansion for $4.253M.<p>Click here if viewing from a mobile device.<p>The …

San Francisco Bay Area

Greg Papa out? Brent Musburger in as Raiders' play-by-play...

The Raiders’ signature radio catchphrase has long been “Touchdown RAAAIIIIIDERRRRS!”<p>If the following report turns out to be true, it’ll probably be …

Las Vegas

Brent Musburger to become Oakland Raiders' play-by-play voice

Brent Musburger will be the radio play-by-play voice of the Oakland Raiders this season, according to a report by <i>The Las Vegas Review-Journal</i> on Tuesday.<p>The newspaper reported that Musburger, 79, has agreed to a three-year contract with the team, which is scheduled to move to Las Vegas by 2020. …

Sports

Way-too-early NFL Week 1 best bets: Aaron Rodgers embarrasses Bears, Raiders flop

Here are your three safest bets for Week 1<p>When you're writing about the NFL in the month of July, you really have only two options: You can write …

NFL

Report: Brent Musberger will take over as Raiders radio announcer

Getty Images<p>The Raiders are reportedly bringing in a famous voice to call their games on radio in Oakland this year and in Las Vegas down the …

NFL

Raiders training camp: Top 10 storylines

We’re only 10 days away, folks. It’s almost here.<p>Raiders training camp kicks off in Napa on July 27, and we know you see the light at the end of the …

Football (U.S.)

Ranking all 32 NFL head coaches: Eagles' Doug Pederson or Patriots' Bill Belichick No. 1? Giants' Pat Shurmur or Raiders' Jon Gruden best newcomer?

Who has better coach: Giants with Pat Shurmur or Jets with Todd Bowles? New England Patriots' Bill Belichick or Eagles' Doug Pederson? Where to put …

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