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Woodson staying with Raiders

By Anonymous (not verified), 3 years 3 months ago
San Francisco, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Raiders have reportedly re-signed defensive back Charles Woodson.The San Francisco Chronicle, citing an unnamed league source, is saying the deal is for one year.Woodson played in 16 games with the Raiders last season, tallying 97 tackles, two sacks and one interception. It was his first year with the team since spending the first eight years of...

Raiders bring back S Young

By Anonymous (not verified), 3 years 3 months ago
Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Raiders have re-signed safety Usama Young, the team announced Wednesday.Young compiled 27 tackles, 2 1/2 sacks and one interception over 12 games in a reserve role last season, his first with the Raiders after spending the previous two years with Cleveland. The seven-year veteran's 2013 campaign was cut short by a neck injury that landed him on...

Raiders sign T Penn

By Anonymous (not verified), 3 years 3 months ago
Alameda, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Raiders announced on Wednesday that they have signed free agent tackle Donald Penn.Penn, 30, has played in 122 career games over seven seasons with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, including 108 straight contests, all at left tackle, since earning the starting spot in 2007.The Utah State product was named to the 2010 Pro Bowl and has also collected two...

Oakland inks WR Jones

By Anonymous (not verified), 3 years 3 months ago
Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Raiders signed veteran wide receiver James Jones on Monday.Jones, who spent the first seven seasons of his career with Green Bay, brings a veteran presence to a young receiving corp.The San Jose State product has made 47 starts in 104 career games, racking up 310 receptions for 4,305 yards and 37 touchdowns. His 14 receiving scores in 2012 led the...

Oakland inks WR Jones

By Anonymous (not verified), 3 years 3 months ago
Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Raiders signed veteran wide receiver James Jones on Monday.Jones, who spent the first seven seasons of his career with Green Bay, brings a veteran presence to a young receiving corp.The San Jose State product has made 47 starts in 104 career games, racking up 310 receptions for 4,305 yards and 37 touchdowns. His 14 receiving scores in 2012 led the...

Oakland retains McFadden

By Anonymous (not verified), 3 years 3 months ago
Alameda, CA (Sports Network) - The Oakland Raiders re-signed running back Darren McFadden on Saturday.Financial terms were not disclosed, but the deal is for one year according to the San Jose Mercury News.McFadden has spent all six of his NFL seasons with the Raiders after being selected in the first round of the 2008 draft. The 26-year-old appeared in 10 games (seven starts) last season and...

Extra Points: McCarron is ready for the next step

By Anonymous (not verified), 3 years 3 months ago
Atlantic City, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) - It may have been a year or two late but the Maxwell Football Club honored Alabama's AJ McCarron as the collegiate player of the year on Friday at the Revel Resort.The soon-to-be NFL quarterback was awarded the 77th annual Maxwell Award even though he and the Crimson Tide followed up back-to-back national championships with a uncharacteristic two-loss...

Raiders ink DL Smith, CB Brown

By Anonymous (not verified), 3 years 3 months ago
Alameda, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Raiders signed defensive lineman Antonio Smith and cornerback Tarell Brown on Friday.Smith had spent the last five seasons in Houston, where he racked up 27 sacks and 10 passes defensed while starting 78 of the 79 games he appeared in at defensive end.The 32-year-old Smith, who was selected to his first and only Pro Bowl in 2011, has played in 140...

Extra Points: Dysfunctional Raiders exposed in Saffold drama

By Anonymous (not verified), 3 years 3 months ago
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - On the surface, the Oakland Raiders' signing of Rodger Saffold seemed like a ludicrous deal.So much so that Christopher Bridges (that's hip-hop artist/actor "Ludacris" for those of you who don't know) could have sued the team for gimmick infringement.Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie shouldn't be held responsible for the sins of Al Davis during his...

Raiders bring in OT Howard

By Anonymous (not verified), 3 years 3 months ago
Alameda, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Raiders have signed offensive tackle Austin Howard.Howard started all 32 games the past two seasons as the starting right tackle with the New York Jets. He also played in four games as an undrafted free agent with Philadelphia in 2010.The Northern Iowa product spent 2011 on the practice squad of the Baltimore Ravens before joining the Jets in November...