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Raiders Rookie RB Jacobs Said Surgery ‘Went Great’ and Was the ‘Fastest Surgery Ever’

Raiders rookie running back Josh Jacobs posted on social media that his procedure “went great” and was the “fastest surgery ever” according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. Wait, what? Apparently Jacobs underwent surgery on his lower leg on Christmas Day and shared a photo with his leg bandaged up to the knee. Rapoport added that, […]

Video: Raiders Sweep the Chargers, Top Los Angeles 24-17

The Raiders are out of the playoff race, but still played for pride on Sunday and pulled out a 24-17 win over the Chargers in Los Angeles. Here’s the highlights:

Video: Raiders Improve to 6-4 with 17-10 Home Win Over the Bengals

The Raiders trailed 7-0 but finally got things going on both sides of the ball, and improved to 6-4 on the season, 5-1 at home with a 17-10 victory.

Raiders Dump WR Nelson; Ink Ateman from the Practice Squad

The Raiders released wide receiver J.J. Nelson Thursday and signed Marcell Ateman, who made a U-turn from the waiver wire back to the 53-man roster, Jerry McDonald of Bayareanewsgroup reports. Nelson, signed in the off-season to provide a downfield receiving threat, missed the last two games with an ankle injury and coach Jon Gruden appeared […]

NFL Union Going Over Possible Grievances for Former Raiders WR Antonio Brown

The NFL Players Association was scheduled to hold a conference call to determine how to proceed on Antonio Brown’s potential grievances, and decisions on how the union will proceed are expected in the next couple of days, sources tell Dan Graziano of ESPN. Brown’s grievances and appeals are part of a legal battle to try […]

Raiders CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Says He’s Retiring

Raiders veteran cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, a two-time Pro Bowl selection, announced his retirement in an Instagram post Tuesday, ESPN reports. The 32-year-old veteran, who was playing in his 11th NFL season with the Oakland Raiders, said he was “at peace with my decision. Y’all may not understand and that’s kool!!!” Though he didn’t play a […]

Raiders Release P Marquette King and Waive TE Clive Walford

The Raiders have released P Marquette King and waived TE Clive Walford, the club announced Friday. King, originally signed by the club as an undrafted free agent in 2012, has spent his first six years with the Raiders. Over his six-year career, he has played in 80 games, recorded 426 punts for 19,941 yards (46.8 […]

Raiders and NT Justin Ellis Agree to Three-Year Deal

The Raiders have agreed to a three-year contract with nose tackle Justin Ellis worth more than $15 million, including $6.25 million guaranteed, a source confirmed to Michael Gehlken of the Las Vegas Review Journal. He becomes the latest member of the team’s 2014 draft class to receive a long-term extension, joining former second-round pick Derek […]