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Raiders Release Veteran CB Chris Johnson

The Raiders have released veteran cornerback Chris Johnson, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports. A 2003 seventh-round pick out of Louisville by the Green Bay Packers, Johnson has spent the last five seasons with the Raiders, starting 29 of 59 games and totaling 146 tackles, eight interceptions and 45 passes defensed. Johnson, 32, was entering the final […]

Raiders place CB Chris Johnson on Reserve/NFI List

The Oakland Raiders announced that they have placed cornerback Chris Johnson on the “Reserve/Non-Football Illness” list. Johnson opened the 2011 season as the starter opposite Standford Routt, totaling 11 tackles, three passes defensed and a forced fumble before missing eight games with groin and hamstring injuries. Johnson returned to the lineup for the team’s December 4 […]

Chiefs at Raiders Friday Injury Report

Kansas City Probable: RB Jackie Battle (neck), RB Le’Ron McClain (neck) Oakland Out: QB Jason Campbell (collarbone, foot), CB Chris Johnson (groin, hamstring) Questionable: RB Rock Cartwright (calf), CB Chimdi Chekwa (hamstring), S Michael Huff (ankle), K Sebastian Janikowski (left hamstring), LB Rolando McClain (ankle), RB Marcel Reece (ankle), WR Chaz Schilens (groin), DT Richard […]

Patriots at Raiders Saturday Injury Report

New England Out: CB Leigh Bodden (groin), CB Ras-I Dowling (hip), DT Albert Haynesworth (back), TE Aaron Hernandez (knee), T Sebastian Vollmer (back), DE Mike Wright (concussion) Questionable: CB Kyle Arrington (chest), S Patrick Chung (hand), DE Shaun Ellis (knee), LB Gary Guyton (hamstring), WR Taylor Price (hamstring), C Ryan Wendell (calf) Probable: S Josh […]

CB Chris Johnson Out for Preseason Game vs 49ers

The Raiders will be without projected starting cornerback Chris Johnson for their preseason game against the 49ers on Saturday night and might also play without center Samson Satele. Coach Hue Jackson revealed Wednesday that Johnson underwent a medical procedure that will keep him sidelined against San Francisco. Jackson declined to discuss details of the procedure […]

SGN Senior Editor Matt Loede’s NFL Picks for Week One

Well, hard to believe we’re ready to go with week one of the regular season already. Seems like yesterday I was watching Tracey Porter strut to the end zone to clinch Super Bowl XLIV. That’s how fast time flies, and I for one am ready for week one of the regular season. With that, here’s […]

CB Chris Johnson Flagged for Thanking God?

Raiders cornerback Chris Johnson claims he was penalized on Sunday for making a religious display while celebrating an interception. After picking off a Matt Schaub pass in the end zone, Johnson celebrated by dropping to his knees and raising his arms in triumph, which drew an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty for excessive celebration. Johnson later complained […]

Johnson Looking to Keep His Starting Job

The Oakland Tribune says that Chris Johnson is working on keeping his starting job this camp: The Raiders paid Chris Johnson starter’s money in the offseason for a job well done in place of 2008 free-agent bust DeAngelo Hall at left cornerback. Johnson got the money, now he’s working on keeping the job that he […]