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Oakland Raiders

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 13: Running back Maurice Jones-Drew #32 of the Jacksonville Jaguars carries the ball against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 13, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Jaguars 35-19. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Raiders Sign Former UCLA RB Maurice Jones-Drew

Free agent running back Maurice Jones-Drew is coming back home to Oakland after signing a three-year contract with the Raiders on Friday.

03/28/2014

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Raiders Owner Mark Davis Says Oakland Is On Its ‘Last Chance’ To Keep Raiders

The Raiders want a new stadium and if something doesn’t happen soon, they might be leaving Oakland. Owner Mark Davis said this week that he wants to stay in the city where his team has been since 1995, but he needs to see some progress as far as stadium planning goes.

02/26/2014

The Oakland Raiderettes dance during a break in action between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Oakland Raiders on November 3, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Eagles won 49-20. (credit: Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Cheerleader Sues Oakland Raiders For Allegedly Short-Changing Current, Former Cheer Squads

A member of the Oakland Raiders ‘Raiderettes’ cheer squad is suing the team for allegedly violating state laws and short-changing its cheerleaders.

01/22/2014

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Ex-NFL Star, Businessman Form Friendship After Teens Ransack Respective Homes

A former NFL player and a businessman have formed a friendship after teens ransacked their respective homes last year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/20/2014

Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen looks on against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on December 22, 2013 in San Diego, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Raiders Coach Dennis Allen Expects To Return

Dennis Allen met with the Oakland Raiders players as a team and individually and talked about his vision for turning the franchise around after a second straight four-win season.

12/30/2013

SAN DIEGO, CA - AUGUST 29: Nnamdi Asomugha #24 of the San Francisco 49ers warms up before a preseason game against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on August 29, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Around the NFL: Retirements, Injuries, And Rugby

There is a lot going on in the NFL lately, and it includes two retirements of long-time players that have stepped away from the game very suddenly. Meanwhile, a playoff contender got a big scare this week and the Detroit Lions looked to a different sport for some speedy talent.

12/27/2013

Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen (R) speaks to reporters as Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie (L) looks on during a press conference on January 30, 2012 in Alameda, California. Dennis Allen was introduced as the new coach of the Oakland Raiders, replacing Hue Jackson who was fired after one season. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Raiders Draft Problems Result In Lack Of Impact Players

For an organization seeking to rebuild through the draft, the Oakland Raiders have struggled to find impact players in the first two drafts under general manager Reggie McKenzie.

12/25/2013

Mathias Kiwanuka #94 of the New York Giants strips the ball from Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders in the fourth quarter during their game at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Terrelle Pryor’s Agent Says Raiders Setting QB Up To Fail

Terrelle Pryor backed off comments his agent made accusing the Oakland Raiders of putting him in a position to fail by putting him back in the starting lineup for Sunday’s season finale against Denver.

12/24/2013

Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders scrambles as Jason Pierre-Paul #90 of the New York Giants defends at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Pryor Reinstalled As Raiders Starting Quarterback

Terrelle Pryor will start at quarterback for the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, replacing Matt McGloin for the final regular-season game against the Denver Broncos.

12/23/2013

ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 13: Head Coach Jason Garrett of the Dallas Cowboys on the sidelines during a game against the Washington Redskins at AT&T Stadium on October 13, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. The Cowboys defeated the Redskins 31-16. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Coaching Carousel Already At Full Speed

There are some teams that have already sent out signals that their coaching staffs are not safe once the current NFL season is over, and it has a lot of people on edge. There is also one college coach that was looking ahead to a possible NFL job by making sure his contract didn’t keep him in one place.

12/23/2013

Free safety Eric Weddle #32 of the San Diego Chargers intercepts a pass against the Oakland Raiders in the first half at Qualcomm Stadium on December 22, 2013 in San Diego, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Chargers Keep Playoff Hopes Alive With Win Over Raiders

Philip Rivers threw a go-ahead, 4-yard touchdown pass to rookie Keenan Allen in the third quarter and the San Diego Chargers remained alive in the playoff race by overcoming three turnovers to beat Oakland 26-13 on Sunday.

12/22/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 10: Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders in action against the New York Giants during their game at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Chargers Host Arch-Rival Raiders, Hope Game Means Something

As the San Diego Chargers know all too well, their playoff fate may be sealed by the time they take the field this Sunday afternoon at home against Oakland.

12/20/2013

DENVER, CO - DECEMBER 12: Place kicker Nick Novak #9 of the San Diego Chargers kicks a 35-yard field goal on a hold by Mike Scifres #5 during the fourth quarter against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field Field at Mile High on December 12, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Chargers defeated the Broncos 27-20. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Chargers Must Play The ‘What If?’ Game At This Point

Stop for a minute and imagine just where the San Diego Chargers might be now had they won just a few of those games they lost in the final minutes earlier this season.

12/18/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 8: Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Oakland Raiders plays against the New York Jets during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 8, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Chargers Cling To Life, Host Raiders Next

For the San Diego Chargers, kicking back this past Sunday to watch some football was not as relaxing as they might have hoped.

12/17/2013

Matt McGloin #14 of the Oakland Raiders celebrates a touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on November 28, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Raiders’ McGloin Comfortable In Cold Weather

As if playing in the Eastern time zone where they’ve lost 12 straight games isn’t bad enough, the Oakland Raiders could be facing snowy conditions for Sunday’s game in New York.

12/06/2013

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