Sports - Raiders


  • UPDATE: De La Salle’s Maurice Jones-Drew is Coming Home to the Raiders

    By Brian Shields

    ALAMEDA (KRON) -- Oakland native running back Maurice Jones-Drew is coming home. The Oakland Raiders have confirmed they have signed the Concord De La Salle alum to a contract. The statement does not say how long the deal will last Full Article

  • Reports: Schaub Will Soon be a Raider

    By Brian Shields

    ALAMEDA (KRON) -- Matt Schaub may soon be the next quarterback of the Oakland Raiders. NFL.com and ESPN are both reporting the Raiders will trade a late round draft pick to the Houston Texans in exchange for the 32-year Full Article

  • Woodson Agrees To 1-Year Deal With Raiders

    By Mario Sevilla

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Safety Charles Woodson agreed to a one-year deal to extend his second stint with the Oakland Raiders to a second season. Woodson was flying to the Bay Area on Thursday night and was expected to officially sign Full Article

  • Raiders Sign Justin Tuck to Two-Year-Deal

    By Candice Naranjo

    ALAMEDA, Calif. - The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent defensive end Justin Tuck to a two-year contract. General manager Reggie McKenzie announced the deal on Thursday after Tuck spent a day in Alameda visiting the Raiders. ESPN first reported Full Article

  • Michael Vick Out in Philadelphia, Raiders His Next Stop?

    By Brian Shields

    ALAMEDA (KRON) -- The Oakland Raiders are said to be among the top contenders to sign controversial quarterback Michael Vick now that the Philadelphia Eagles have announced they will not be bringing Vick back. Vick missed much of last year's Full Article

  • Raiders Re-Sign OL Khalif Barnes

    By Brian Shields

    ALAMEDA -- The Oakland Raiders re-signed offensive lineman Khalif Barnes on Friday. The 6-foot-6, 321-pound former University of Washington player has spent five seasons with the Raiders after four with Jacksonville. He has made 46 starts in 63 games for Full Article

  • As NFL Coaches Get Fired, Raiders Fans Await Dennis Allen Decision

    By Brian Shields

    ALAMEDA -- The eyes of Raiders Nation are on Alameda as fans wait to see if there will be any changes after the team's second consecutive 4-12 season. Sources within the team say it appears both General Manager Reggie McKenzie Full Article

  • Nnamdi Asomugha to Retire After 11 Seasons

    By Mario Sevilla

    ALAMEDA (AP) — Former All-Pro cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha will retire after 11 years in the NFL. The Raiders said Asomugha will announce his retirement officially at a news conference at team headquarters Friday. Asomugha had his greatest success in the NFL Full Article

  • Raiders Struggle In Loss To Jets

    By Aaron Pero

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Dennis Allen was irked by several failures in his Oakland Raiders' latest defeat: a slow start, turnovers and shaky special teams. The biggest culprit was the defense, especially in the second half when the Raiders Full Article

  • Raiders Fall Short in Jersey Against the Jets

    By Brian Shields

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.-- Geno Smith threw a touchdown pass and ran for another score as the New York Jets set a season high for points and stopped a three-game skid with a 37-27 victory over the Oakland Raiders Full Article

  • Cowboys Rally by Raiders 31-24

    By Mario Sevilla

    ARLINGTON (AP) — DeMarco Murray ran for three touchdowns, backup Lance Dunbar had a career-high 82 yards rushing and the Dallas Cowboys overcame Oakland's fumble return for a score on the opening kickoff to beat the Raiders 31-24 Thursday. Murray had Full Article

  • Raiders Great Todd Christensen Dead at 57

    By Brian Shields

    SALT LAKE CITY (KRON) -- The Raider Nation is mourning tight end Todd Christensen. The five-time Pro Bowler and two-time Super Bowl winner died during surgery Wednesday morning in the Salt Lake City area. Christensen was 57. After starting his Full Article

  • Foles Torches Raiders For 7 TD’s

    By Aaron Pero

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) --  Nick Foles didn't know he had etched his name in NFL history until after he came out of the game. That must have been because he was too busy shredding the Oakland Raiders' defense to keep Full Article

  • Kelly To Face Pryor

    By Aaron Pero

    OAKLAND -— Chip Kelly is very familiar with what Terrelle Pryor can do as a quarterback. Kelly tried to recruit Pryor to Oregon when he coached there, lost to him in the Rose Bowl, and now gets the chance to Full Article

  • Vick Sidelined, Foles To Face Raiders

    By Mario Sevilla

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Foles will be back at quarterback for the Eagles when they play the Raiders on Sunday. Two weeks after suffering a concussion, Foles will start in place of Michael Vick, who is out for the second time Full Article

  • Raiders: Will Need to Overcome 2nd Half Struggles

    By Mario Sevilla

    ALAMEDA  --  If the Oakland Raiders are going to make a run in the second half of the season they will have to become a much better second-half team. The Raiders overcame a frustratingly familiar pattern in their 21-18 victory Full Article