The Raiders signed free agent cornerback James Dockery, a three-year member of the Carolina Panthers, on Friday. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Raiders Sign Free Agent QB Ponder, Former Panther CB Dockery

The Oakland Raiders signed free agent cornerback James Dockery on Friday.

03/13/2015

Jonathan Stewart #28 follows teammate Amini Silatolu #66 of the Carolina Panthers as he blocks Malcolm Smith #53 of the Seattle Seahawks during their game at Bank of America Stadium on October 26, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (credit: Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Raiders Agree To Deals With LB Malcolm Smith, TE Lee Smith

The Oakland Raiders opened free agency by agreeing to contracts with former Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith and blocking tight end Lee Smith.

03/10/2015

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Former UCLA Running Back Jones-Drew Retires From NFL

Former UCLA running back Maurice Jones-Drew, who played much of his NFL career for the Jacksonville Jaguars, announced his retirement from the Oakland Raiders on Thursday.

03/05/2015

Oakland's Tyvon Branch intercepts a pass from the Falcons' Matt Ryan during a 2012 game in Atlanta. On Thursday, the Raiders announced plans to release Branch, one of their longest serving players. (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Raiders Will Cut Safety Tyvon Branch

The Oakland Raiders will release safety Tyvon Branch before the start of the new league year next month.

02/26/2015

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Three NFL teams In Los Angeles? Not Viable, Experts Say

Los Angeles is the hottest market for new stadiums in the country — and the NFL teams that could come with them — but the possibility that three teams will kick off in the region is a football fantasy, experts say.

02/20/2015

MarQueis Gray #48 of the Buffalo Bills tries to avoid the tackle from Charles Woodson #24 of the Oakland Raiders in the first half at O.co Coliseum on December 21, 2014 in Oakland, California. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Raiders Extend Charles Woodson For 2015

The Oakland Raiders signed pending free-agent safety Charles Woodson to a one-year contract extension on Monday, bringing him back for an 18th season in the NFL.

01/26/2015

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Del Rio Tabs Musgrave As Raiders Offensive Coordinator

Jack Del Rio picked the same offensive coordinator to start his tenure in Oakland as he did more than a decade ago in Jacksonville.

01/20/2015

Defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio of the Denver Broncos during the game against the Baltimore Ravens at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on September 5, 2013 in Denver Colorado. (credit: Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

AP Source: Jack Del Rio To Be New Raiders Coach

The Oakland Raiders hired Denver defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio as their new head coach on Wednesday in hopes that the Bay Area native who grew up cheering for the Raiders can return the team to its glory days.

01/14/2015

Defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio of the Denver Broncos takes the field prior to Super Bowl XLVIII against the Seattle Seahawks at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Raiders’ Search For New Head Coach May Be Nearing Conclusion

Denver defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio will be the first candidate to have a second interview with the Oakland Raiders for their head coaching job as the two-week search could be nearing a conclusion.

01/12/2015

Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio has reportedly interviewed for the head coach position with the Oakland Raiders. (credit:  Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Newspaper: Raiders Interview Del Rio For Head Coach Post

The Oakland Raiders interviewed Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio for their head coaching vacancy on Saturday.

01/03/2015

Quarterback Derek Carr #4 of the Oakland Raiders passes against the Denver Broncos during a game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on December 28, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Raiders Look To Build Around QB Derek Carr

The Oakland Raiders head into another long offseason with questions about who will coach the team and who will pick the players for next season.

12/30/2014

Interim head coach Tony Sparano of the Oakland Raiders yells in the first few minutes against the Buffalo Bills at O.co Coliseum on December 21, 2014 in Oakland, California. (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sparano Looks To Keep Raiders Head Coaching Job: ‘This Is My Team’

Tony Sparano won over the locker room and changed the mindset of the Oakland Raiders in 12 games as interim coach.

12/29/2014

Strong safety Brandian Ross #29 of the Oakland Raiders looks up after saying a prayer in the end zone before a game against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on December 28, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Raiders’ 3-13 Season Closes With Big 47-14 Loss To Broncos

Charles Woodson is 38 and beat up from a long season. Still, he hopes to return for an 18th season — if the Oakland Raiders will have him, of course.

12/28/2014

Derek Carr #4 of the Oakland Raiders celebrates a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Buffalo Bills at O.co Coliseum on December 21, 2014 in Oakland, California. (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Derek Carr Returns To Practice With Raiders

Of all the lessons Derek Carr has learned in his first NFL season, having a strong relationship with the offensive line has been maybe the most important.

12/24/2014

Jamize Olawale #49 of the Oakland Raiders scores a touchdown against the Buffalo Bills in the fourth quarter at O.co Coliseum on December 21, 2014 in Oakland, California. (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Raiders Knock Out Bills With 26-24 Win

With their playoff hopes at stake, the Buffalo Bills couldn’t manage to stop Derek Carr and the lowly Oakland Raiders.

12/21/2014