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Oakland Raiders Agree to Pay $1.25 Million to Raiderettes

September 4, 2014 | 5:06 pm

Oakland Raiders Agree to Pay $1.25 Million to Raiderettes

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The team settles a class action lawsuit by agreeing to pay $1.25 million to 90 cheerleaders.

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With Lawsuits Pending, Oakland Raiders Cheerleaders Get a Pay Raise

July 3, 2014 | 1:10 pm

With Lawsuits Pending, Oakland Raiders Cheerleaders Get a Pay Raise

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NFL team agrees to pay them minimum wage of $9 an hour, but attorneys say the Raiderettes deserve more.

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Oakland Stadium Update: Future Just a Little Less Hazy

April 30, 2014 | 9:31 am

Oakland Stadium Update: Future Just a Little Less Hazy

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A game of pro sports musical chairs appears less likely with new details of city’s stadium proposal.

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Oakland Raiderettes Sue Team Over Alleged Wage Violations

February 4, 2014 | 1:31 pm

Oakland Raiderettes Sue Team Over Alleged Wage Violations

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Lawsuit says cheerleaders are paid less than $5 an hour and are required to cover some of their expenses.

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Ray Guy, Oakland Raiders Punter, Elected to Hall of Fame

February 1, 2014 | 7:40 pm

Ray Guy, Oakland Raiders Punter, Elected to Hall of Fame

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After several near misses, one of the franchise’s greatest players becomes first punter to enter Hall.

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Oakland A’s, Raiders Agree to Lease Extensions at Coliseum

November 25, 2013 | 12:32 pm

Oakland A’s, Raiders Agree to Lease Extensions at Coliseum

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New agreement keeps the Raiders at the Coliseum for the time being as Oakland works on stadium plan.

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May 1, 2012 | 4:18 pm

Raiders Sign Quarterback Matt Leinart

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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 […]

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Raiders Announce Hiring of Coach Dennis Allen

January 27, 2012 | 10:39 am

Raiders Announce Hiring of Coach Dennis Allen

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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 […]

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Reports: Raiders to Hire Broncos’ Defensive Coordinator Dennis Allen as Head Coach

January 25, 2012 | 12:16 pm

Reports: Raiders to Hire Broncos’ Defensive Coordinator Dennis Allen as Head Coach

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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 […]

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Report: Raiders’ Carson Palmer Expected to Start Sunday

October 19, 2011 | 10:52 am

Report: Raiders’ Carson Palmer Expected to Start Sunday

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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. […]

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