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Raiders Rookie RB Josh Jacobs Playing Through a Fractured Shoulder

Raiders running back Josh Jacobs may make a little history if he’s named rookie of the year at the end of the season. The Raiders haven’t had a player win the award in nearly 40 years. Running back Marcus Allen did it in 1982 when the franchise played in Los Angeles. Jacobs could also become […]

Raiders Place LT Donald Penn, DT Eddie Vanderdoes and P.J. Hall on PUP List

The Raiders have placed starting left tackle Donald Penn on the physically unable to perform list to start training camp. The Raiders also announced Tuesday that defensive tackle Eddie Vanderdoes and rookie defensive tackle P.J. Hall are on the PUP list. The Raiders hold their first training camp practice on Friday. Penn is recovering from […]

New Raiders DC Paul Guenther Wants LB Bruce Irvin to Rush More in 2018

New Raiders defensive coordinator Paul Guenther wants to use linebacker Bruce Irvin more as a pass rusher in 2018 according to Paul Gutierrez of ESPN. Despite spending over 100 snaps in pass coverage last year, Irvin managed eight sacks after recording seven his first season in Oakland. His new coordinator thinks he can do even […]

Raiders Agree to Terms with Veteran OL Breno Giacomini

Veteran tackle Breno Giacomini was added to the mix of Raiders’ offensive lineman, signing a contract Thursday of which terms were not disclosed, Jerry McDonald of Bay Area News Group reports. The move will shore up the Raiders offensive line as they get ready for the 2018 season, and don’t forget to get the latest […]

Raiders Ink Veteran QB Josh Johnson

The Raiders have a new backup QB for Derek Carr, as the team has come to terms with veteran backup QB Josh Johnson. Welcome home, @Fam1stFamilyQB. The Raiders have signed QB Josh Johnson: https://t.co/DITAm6DN6g pic.twitter.com/ZmpcylBeoS — OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) March 19, 2018 Raiders signed well-traveled reserve quarterback Josh Johnson, according to his agent, Doug Hendrickson […]

Raiders CB Sean Smith to Stand Trial for Assault on Ex-Boyfriend of Sister

A superior court judge ruled there is sufficient evidence for Raiders cornerback Sean Smith to stand trial for allegedly assaulting the ex-boyfriend of his sister, Jerry McDonald of Bayareanewsgroup reports. Smith was present at the preliminary hearing at the Pasadena Courthouse, but did not testify. He left the courthouse without speaking to reporters and is […]

Raiders and RB Marshawn Lynch Still Working Towards a Deal

A deal between Marshawn Lynch and the Raiders has not been reached yet but it is close, Marc Sessler of NFL.com reports. Lynch made it clear on Twitter there’s still more work to be done on sealing up his new contract with the Raiders: “If u kno me you kno my business is my business,” […]

Raiders WR Andre Holmes Has Fracture in Hand

Raiders wide receiver Andre Holmes has a fractured hand, Jimmy Durkin of Bayareanewsgroup reports. This according to a report from Adam Schefter of ESPN. Holmes left midway through Sunday’s practice after he was knocked to the ground following a reception. He didn’t participate in Tuesday’s practice and is not on the field for Wednesday’s session. […]