Tag: Oakland Raiders
Lawsuit says cheerleaders are paid less than $5 an hour and are required to cover some of their expenses.
After several near misses, one of the franchise’s greatest players becomes first punter to enter Hall.
New agreement keeps the Raiders at the Coliseum for the time being as Oakland works on stadium plan.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Raiders have signed quarterback Matt Leinart to a contract to back up Carson Palmer. Leinart and Jim Sorgi worked out for the Raiders on Tuesday and the team announced later in the day it had reached a deal with Leinart. Leinart will go back to a role he had at […]
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) – The Raiders formally announced Friday that former Denver defensive coordinator Dennis Allen will be Oakland’s new head coach. New general manager Reggie McKenzie decided earlier this week to hire Allen to replace the fired Hue Jackson as head coach. The two sides finalized the details Thursday. Allen will be formally introduced […]
Lots of reports today about the Raiders hiring Denver Broncos’ Defensive Coordinator Dennis Allen to replace the fired Hue Jackson as head coach. Both ESPN and Fox Sports are citing unnamed sources. The Denver Post had the story early this morning and the Bay Area News Group’s Monte Poole last night. No official word yet […]
From ESPN: Newly acquired Oakland Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer, who hasn’t played or practiced since last season, is expected to start Sunday’s game against Kansas City, a team official told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. Full report Video from ESPN here. Palmer has not played all season as he sought a trade from the Bengals. […]
Palmer, Jackson reunited (CSN Bay Area) Video: Conversation with newly acquired Carson Palmer (Raiders) Video: Kurt Warner on the trade (NFL Network) Mark Purdy: New Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer has a lot to prove (Mercury News) Hue Jackson on Palmer trade: ‘We’re chasing a championship’ (Bay Area News Group) SFGate Silver & Black blog comments […]
KQED and California Report producer Nina Thorsen took in Sunday’s Raiders vs. Texans game at Raider Nation hangout, Ricky’s Sports Theatre and Grill, in San Leandro. Here are some of the memorials and tributes Raiders fans created to long-time owner Al Davis. Davis died on Saturday at the age of 82. To hear what fans […]
Local and national columnists Slideshow (SJ Mercury News) Retrospective videos and more (Storify) Silver and Black Pride blog SFGate Silver & Black blog comments Jim Plunkett on Davis: ‘He unlocked the best in me’ (Yahoo! Sports) Mean Joe Greene remembers Al Davis (Yahoo! Sports) Unauthorized bio excerpt (ESPN) Reaction on Twitter OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — […]