Posts Tagged ‘daunte-culpepper’

Culpepper Gets the Call to Start vs Rams

Raiders head coach Lane Kiffin has named Duante Culpepper the starting quarterback for Friday night’s preseason game against the St. Louis Rams. The 30-year old Culpepper will be Oakland’s third starting QB this preseason. Josh McCown started the exhibition opener against Arizona while Andrew Walter got the starting nod this past Saturday against San Francisco. Culpepper […]

Raiders and Russell Finally Speaking Again

  There finally appears to be a small glimmer of progress in the never ending battle between the Raiders and first round draft pick JaMarcus Russell. Monday the Raiders brass along with Russell’s reps met in Los Angeles, and according to coach Lane Kiffin: “they’re still knocking away at it.” This is a positive sign, […]

Culpepper Seems to Have Edge in QB Derby

  It’s been a tough road back for QB Daunte Culpepper, but if indications continue to be as they were on Saturday, Culpepper could just find himself opening day under center for the Raiders. The former Vikings and Dolphins QB was the best of the three Raiders QB’s on the field against the 49’ers Saturday, […]

Walter to Start for Raiders vs 49’ers Saturday Night

  The Raiders will continue to look for their starter at quarterback on Saturday night, and the first shot will go to part-time starter in 2006, Andrew Walter. Last week in a home win over the Cardinals, Walter was 8-of-11 for 50 yards and threw the Raiders only touchdown. He was also sacked once for […]