Introducing Oakland Raiders’ Seventh Round Pick, David Bass

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The Oakland Raiders drafted a high performer in Division two football with their final pick of the draft  in defensive end, David Bass. Coming out of Missouri Western, Bass was a pass-rushing monster–accumulating 40.5 total sacks. Bass has started every […]

Oakland Raiders’ Defensive Roster Hints at 3-4 Schemes

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With all the departures from 2012, the Oakland Raiders could potentially have nine new starters on the defensive side. Excluding Lamarr Houston, there are no returning starters to the Raiders defensive line. Even at linebacker, Miles Burris is the only […]

Oakland Raiders: Introducing Sixth-Round Pick, Mychal Rivera

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With the 184th overall pick in the sixth round, the Oakland Raiders selected their second tight end in the round with Mychal Rivera, out of Tennessee. Rivera had a very productive year in 2012, totaling 36 receptions for 562 yards and five touchdowns. He […]

Cleveland Browns Rumors: Jason Campbell Could Start

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Let the quarterback controversy erupt for the Cleveland Browns. The Browns currently have Brandon Weeden as the teams first-string QB, regardless Cleveland head coach Rob Chudzinski would not commit to the second-year QB, telling the Canton Repository, “We’ll just see as we go forward. I […]

Can Oakland Raiders’ Jacoby Ford Finally Breakout?

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Heading into the final year in his contract, 2013 will hold huge significance for Oakland Raiders‘ receiver Jacoby Ford. After being drafted in 2010, Ford has only posted 44 career receptions heading into his fourth year in the NFL. Ford sat out the […]

Oakland Raiders: Introducing Sixth Round Pick, Latavius Murray

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The Oakland Raiders addressed their depth issues at running back in the sixth round with the 181st pick overall, selecting Latavius Murray out of Central Florida. Murray ran for 2,424 yards over his four seasons with the Golden Knights, 1,106 […]

Oakland Raiders: Introducing Sixth-Round Pick Nick Kasa

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With the 172nd overall pick in the sixth-round, the Oakland Raiders selected Colorado tight end, Nick Kasa. Kasa began his college career as a defensive end, but switched to TE for his senior season — quite a successful move. He didn’t produce […]

Oakland Raiders Rumors: Menelik Watson will Start at Right Tackle

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The San Francisco Chronicle’s Vic Tafur expects second round pick Menelik Watson to start at right tackle for the Oakland Raiders. I stated previously when Watson was selected, that I fully expected Watson to start for the Raiders, and also that current RT Khalif […]

Oakland Raiders: Introducing Fourth-Round Pick Tyler Wilson

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With their fourth-round pick (112th pick overall) the Oakland Raiders selected quarterback Tyler Wilson out of Arkansas. Wilson is an interesting player to cover. Starting two seasons for the Razorbacks, Wilson accounted for 44 touchdowns and 18 interceptions in the […]

Oakland Raiders: Introducing Third-Round Pick, Sio Moore

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The Oakland Raiders used their third-round, 66th overall selection on outside linebacker, Sio Moore. To say that Moore is a player with a chip on his shoulder would be an understatement — check out this quote: “The thing with me is I […]

Oakland Raiders: Introducing First Round Pick, D.J. Hayden

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The Oakland Raiders began the first round of the NFL draft trading their third overall pick down to the Miami Dolphins in exchange for their 12th selection and a second round pick. At 12, the Raiders selected cornerback D.J. Hayden […]

2013 NFL Draft: Oakland Raiders Select OT Menelik Watson in Round 2

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The Oakland Raiders addressed a need at right tackle with Menelik Watson from Florida State. ESPN’s Todd McShay labeled Watson as a “project” player and that he will take time to develop. Despite the prognostication, Watson has every chance to […]