Posts Tagged ‘michael-bush’

Raiders sign Philip Wheeler, acquire Mike Goodson

The Oakland Raiders woke again in the off-season and made two moves Friday. First they conduct their first trade under the new management. Oakland traded offensive lineman Bruce Campbell to the Carolina Panthers for running back Mike Goodsen. Later the same day signed former Indianapolis Colts linebacker Phillip Wheeler. Trade did not come as surprise to Raider Nation as many […]

Commentary: Bush One Radiers Free Agent the Team Should Keep Around

As the clock continues to tick towards free agency, it’s becoming more and more apparent that the Raiders are not going to put the franchise tag on running back Michael Bush, meaning he’ll hit the market once free agency starts. Bush and his future with Oakland has been maybe the biggest offseason question, that was […]

Raiders Coach Dennis Allen Discusses The Future At The Combine

The Raiders have entered a new era, and the effort and the culture of the Oakland Raiders is in the beginning to undergo a major change.  The team still hasn’t reached the playoffs since 2002 and now its time for Coach Dennis Allen to de-emphasize the stopwatch train of thinking that has previously dominated the […]

A View on How the Raiders Will Deal with the Salary Cap Issues in 2012

Football Outsiders is out and doing Division by Division looks at the salary cap and how it affects each team around the league. To see about the entire AFC West – click HERE Here’s the Raiders breakdown, and some of the background on how they think things will play out for the team. Estimated Cap […]

Raiders Playoff Hopes End with 38-26 Loss to Chargers

Oakland was rallying, Denver was losing and the Raiders had the Chargers backed up inside the 1 midway through the fourth quarter. With the stage set for the Raiders to win the AFC West and end an eight-year playoff drought, Oakland’s defense once again failed in what was a recurring theme in a disappointing season. […]

Bush Named AFC Offensive Player of the Week

Raiders running back Michael Bush has been named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week, the team announced on Tuesday. Starting in place of an injured Darren McFadden, Bush had 30 carries for 157 yards and a touchdown with three receptions for 85 yards in the Raiders’ 24-17 win over the San Diego Chargers last […]

Raiders Find Right Combo

While the rest of the NFL plays today, nobody will be a bigger winner in Week 10 then the Oakland Raiders. The Jets could beat the Pats, the Bengals could beat the Steelers, the Vikings could beat the Packers. Doesn’t matter. None of them would equal the Raiders win Thursday night over the San Diego […]

Palmer, Bush Leads Raiders to 24-17 Win Over Chargers

Coming off last weeks tough loss to the Broncos at home, the Raiders needed a bounce back outing Thursday night in San Diego. Little did they know, it would come in the form of their backup running back. Michael Bush totaled 242 yards from scrimmage as the Raiders took a 24-17 victory over the Chargers […]