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Greg Little released by Oakland Raiders

NFL.com (Sessler, Marc) — The Oakland Raiders released wide receiver Greg Little on Saturday, just three months after the former second-round pick was let go by the Cleveland Browns.
  • 2 days ago

Dennis Allen, Raiders waiting on Matt Schaub's elbow

NFL.com (Wesseling, Chris) — Coach Dennis Allen said Friday that his quarterback decision will have to wait until he gets a better read on the health of Matt Schaub's elbow. Who is the favorite to start for the Raiders?
  • 2 days ago

Denarius Moore flashes chemistry with Derek Carr

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Denarius Moore entered Thursday night fighting for a roster spot. After a brilliant two-touchdown performance from Moore, the Oakland Raiders will be hard-pressed to cut him.
  • 3 days ago
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Derek Carr makes his case during sizzling start

NFL.com (Rosenthal, Gregg) — Derek Carr put on an impressive display Thursday night in Oakland. Should the Raiders start the former Fresno State quarterback?
  • 3 days ago
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Derek Carr gets chance to prove he should start

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Derek Carr will see extended time in the preseason finale tonight. The Oakland Raiders staff insists the starting quarterback job is Matt Schaub's, but the rookie has the chance to win over the...
  • 4 days ago
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Raiders not concerned with Matt Schaub's elbow

NFL.com (Wesseling, Chris) — Coach Dennis Allen insisted Monday that he has no concerns with Matt Schaub's sore elbow. What is the Raiders' plan at quarterback?
  • 6 days ago
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Dennis Allen: Matt Schaub has sore throwing elbow

NFL.com (Hanzus, Dan) — Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen told reporters on Sunday that quarterback Matt Schaub has a sore throwing elbow. The injury is not thought to be serious.
  • 7 days ago
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Raiders' Matt Schaub sits out practice with sore elbow

NFL.com (Hanzus, Dan) — Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen told reporters on Sunday that quarterback Matt Schaub has a sore throwing elbow. The injury is not thought to be serious.
  • 7 days ago
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Dennis Allen: Raiders' struggles not all on Schaub

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Matt Schaub has struggled through three preseason games with the Oakland Raiders. Dennis Allen spread blame for the offense's struggles beyond just the quarterback after Friday's loss to Green Bay.
  • 9 days ago
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D.J. Hayden appears headed to Raiders' PUP list

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — The Oakland Raiders will make a decision on whether or not to place cornerback D.J. Hayden on the PUP list this week, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
  • 13 days ago
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Matt Schaub locked in as Raiders' Week 1 starter

NFL.com (Wesseling, Chris) — Matt Schaub is locked in as the Raiders' Week 1 quarterback, Ian Rapoport reports. How long will Oakland wait to see if rookie Derek Carr is ready?
  • 13 days ago
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B.W. Webb won't be punished by Cowboys after tussle

NFL.com (Rosenthal, Gregg) — The Oakland Raiders fan base is known to be wild, and Cowboys cornerback B.W. Webb learned the hard way on Tuesday. A fan swung a helmet and Webb retaliated, but won't face punishment from Dallas.
  • 19 days ago
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Raiders fan reportedly swings at Cowboys' Webb

NFL.com (Rosenthal, Gregg) — An ugly melee broke out Tuesday during the joint practice between the Dallas Cowboys and Oakland Raiders in Oxnard, California. That's not newsworthy on its own, but this fight got perilously...
  • 19 days ago
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Raiders' Allen: Matt Schaub will get all first-team reps

NFL.com (Rosenthal, Gregg) — The Raiders got an uneven performance from Matt Schaub in Oakland's first preseason game, a loss against the Minnesota Vikings. Head coach Dennis Allen isn't going to panic -- not yet, at least.
  • 21 days ago
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Blog Articles

Raiders claim former Seahawks DE

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — The Raiders claimed defensive end Benson Mayowa off waivers from the Seahawks on Sunday. Oakland waived/injured linebacker Kaelin Burnett with a knee injury. Mayowa, an undrafted free agent out of...
  • 23 hr 13 min ago

Raiders cut Little, Crawford, Stewart, 19 others

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — There were no major surprises as the Raiders cut down to 53 players Saturday afternoon. Former Browns receiver Greg Little let off the gas a little bit after a nice start to camp, and was beaten...
  • 1 day 21 hr ago
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Allen talks about quarterback decision

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — Raiders coach Dennis Allen said Friday that “we’ll know exactly what we’re doing’’ on Monday with regard to the starting quarterback. If you think that’s a far cry from last week’s (and the past...
  • 2 days ago
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Murphy takes cut at trying to make the cut

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — (Student Ethan Gaines had a chance to talk with Raiders tight end Jake Murphy, who is trying to make the team with a good performance against the Seahawks tonight in the preseason finale. Here is...
  • 4 days ago
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Hayden officially placed on PUP list, out six weeks

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — The rumors were true. Despite coach Dennis Allen saying that DJ Hayden looked good in workouts and the Raiders would wait until Saturday, the cornerback was placed on the Physically Unable to...
  • 6 days ago
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Schaub said sore elbow has been lingering, hasn’t affected his throwing

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — Matt Schaub missed a second straight day of practice Monday, and then said the elbow soreness has been lingering for a few weeks. It hasn’t affected his throwing though, Schaub said, and he is...
  • 6 days ago
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“Hands up, don’t shoot” touchdown pose important to Jones-Drew

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — Maurice Jones-Drew sprinted the last 30 yards into the endzone Friday night, stopped, put his head down and his hands up and froze. “Hands up, don’t shoot.” It was an important...
  • 7 days ago
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Player poll: Raiders leaset desirable to play for

SFGate.com (Mike Lerseth) — Adding insult to injury – and a decade of non-winning seasons – a new poll by NFL Nation Confidential shows that nearly one-quarter (23 percent) of more than 100 players surveyed said...
  • 7 days ago
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Schaub misses practice with a sore elbow

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — Quarterback Matt Schaub missed practice on Sunday afternoon with a sore elbow. Dennis Allen said the quarterback first told him about the soreness on Saturday, and rookie Derek Carr worked with...
  • 7 days ago
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Raiders cut seven players

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — The Raiders made seven cuts Sunday. They released tight end Kyle Auffray, tackle Emmett Cleary, linebacker Justin Cole, receiver Mike Davis, defensive tackle Torell Troup, receiver Rahsaan Vaughn...
  • 7 days ago
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Derek Carr returns to practice

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — Raiders rookie quarterback Derek Carr returned to practice on Monday, three days after sustaining a concussion and a hit to his ribs against the Lions on Friday. Carr was wearing extra padding...
  • 14 days ago
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Woodson on slow start, Green Bay, and possibility of Raiders leaving Oakland

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — While coach Dennis Allen said he is not concerned at all about his defense after the first two preseason games, safety Charles Woodson admitted that the Raiders have to be a “tiny”...
  • 14 days ago
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Quick hits from Sunday’s practice

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — Rookie quarterback Derek Carr has on the practice field as a spectator, still out with a concussion after a hit Friday night … Rookie defensive tackle Justin Ellis has been sidelined with a...
  • 14 days ago
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X-rays on Carr’s ribs negative; Hayden not back this week

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — Coach Dennis Allen said Saturday that X-rays on rookie quarterback Derek Carr’s ribs were negative and he is feeling much better than he did after the injury Friday night. Carr also suffered...
  • 15 days ago
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Carr injured late in 27-26 win over Lions

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — Six days after he said playing rookie quarterback Derek Carr with the first-team offense “was not in the plans,” Dennis Allen put Carr in with the first-team offense Friday night in the second...
  • 16 days ago
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Raiders and Cowboys tone things down – a bit – in Wednesday’s practice

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — There weren’t any major brawls on the field Wednesday afternoon, but that doesn’t mean the Raiders and Cowboys players were joining hands and singing ‘Kumbaya.’ There were a handful of minor...
  • 18 days ago
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No progress in talks with Raiders, Oakland; no lease extension sought

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — There hasn’t been any progress in talks between the Oakland Raiders and the City of Oakland in recent weeks, according to multiple league and city sources. The Raiders were hoping for a...
  • 19 days ago
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Raiders and Cowboys duke it out in joint practice

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — OXNARD – There was something in the air from the get-go on Tuesday, from when well more than half of the 8,326 fans that strolled onto the Dallas Cowboys’ practice field were wearing Silver and...
  • 19 days ago
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Allen sees “things we can build on” in game 1 film

SFGate.com (Vic Tafur) — Raiders coach Dennis Allen did not throw his hands up and call off the season Saturday, a day after a sloppy 10-6 loss in Minnesota in the preseason opener. Oakland will return to practice. It...
  • 22 days ago
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