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Raiders May Let Punter Shane Lechler Walk in 2013

Oakland Raiders punter Shane Lechler, 36, is in the final year of a four-year, $16 million contract signed in 2009 that made him the highest-paid punter in the NFL. Coming into the season having had surgery on his nonkicking leg, Lechler has only of late begun to show the form that has made him the […]

Raiders Announce Selection of Five Team Captains

The Raiders have announced the selection of their five team captains for the 2012 season. On offense, the team is going with QB Carson Palmer and RB Darren McFadden. Defense will see vets DT Richard Seymour and DT Tommy Kelly lead the team, and as far as special teams go, not a surprise as it’s […]

Lechler Recovering from Arthroscopic Surgery on Left Knee

Punter Shane Lechler‘s absence from the Raiders’ practice field is because of arthroscopic surgery on his left knee just before training camp started, Jerry McDonald of Lechler said Wednesday he was having pain and swelling during workouts before deciding “to have it cleaned out” about 10 days before the team reported to Napa. Being […]

Raiders Kicking It At Home

Nothing is easy.¬†On Sunday, the Raiders proved that the last six weeks of the season are going to be nerve-wracking. Better hold off on the manicure appointment, Raiders fans, cause the fingernails are going to get worked over. The Raiders kicked, picked and tricked the Bears on Sunday in winning a tough game at home […]

Raiders Win, Raiders Lose

A win is a win, right? Yes. And no. The Raiders beat Cleveland yesterday at home 24-17 on a day in which they paid tribute to their deceased patriarch, Al Davis. And while they are happy to have won to go two games over .500, they also lost. Quarterback Jason Campbell, broke his collarbone in […]

Lechler wins PFW’s Golden Toe Award

Punter Shance Lechler has won the Pro Football Weekly Golden Toe Award: Pro Football Weekly was proud to present its 2009 Golden Toe Award, given to the NFL’s best kicker or punter each season, to Raiders P Shane Lechler last Thursday, prior to the Raiders’ final preseason game against the Seahawks. The award has been […]

Asomugha Signs Mega Deal Worth $45.3 Million

The Raiders today reached a deal with stud cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha, that makes him the highest-paid defensive back in NFL history. He signs a deal worth $45.3 million over three-years. ESPN’s John Clayton is reporting that Asomugha is guaranteed $28.5 million in a complicated deal that features a provision in which the entire contract can […]

Lechler Could Be Done In Oakland

From: San Francisco Chronicle If Shane Lechler has played his last game as a Raider, it would be “a tremendous blow,” interim coach Tom Cable said Monday. Lechler, an unrestricted free agent, has been elected to the Pro Bowl four times during his nine years in Oakland as a punter. If he’s gone, he finished […]