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Derek Carr again predicts 30 sacks for Khalil Mack

20 Jul

Last offseason, Derek Carr predicted teammate Khalil Mack would earn 30 sacks. The Oakland Raiders pass rusher won Defensive Player of the Year in 2016 as one of the premier quarterback disrupters in the NFL, but earned just 11 sacks in the process. Speaking to Mad Dog Sports Radio with Adam Schein on Wednesday, Carr […]

Penn aims for more than TD record: ‘I want to win a Super Bowl’

20 Jul

Take a trek to Napa, California, when training camp opens for the Silver and Black this summer, and you’ll find that Oakland Raiders training sessions mirror most other NFL practices. Quarterbacks toss the ball back and forth, and offensive linemen work on breaking off the line. Other position groups are somewhere in between. But […]

Penn aims for more than TD record: ‘I want to win a Super Bowl’

19 Jul

Take a trek to Napa, California, when training camp opens for the Silver and Black this summer, and you’ll find that Oakland Raiders training sessions mirror most other NFL practices. Quarterbacks toss the ball back and forth, and offensive linemen work on breaking off the line. Other position groups are somewhere in between. But […]

Penn aims for more than TD record: ‘I want to win a Super Bowl’

19 Jul

Take a trek to Napa, California, when training camp opens for the Silver and Black this summer, and you’ll find that Oakland Raiders training sessions mirror most other NFL practices. Quarterbacks toss the ball back and forth, and offensive linemen work on breaking off the line. Other position groups are somewhere in between. But […]

Penn aims for more than TD record: ‘I want to win a Super Bowl’

18 Jul

Take a trek to Napa, California, when training camp opens for the Silver and Black this summer, and you’ll find that Oakland Raiders training sessions mirror most other NFL practices. Quarterbacks toss the ball back and forth, and offensive linemen work on breaking off the line. Other position groups are somewhere in between. But […]

Marshawn Lynch throws out first pitch at A’s game

18 Jul

Marshawn Lynch‘s return home has been nothing but smiles, red cards and sunshine. Add a ceremonial first pitch to that list. Lynch stuck his hand deeper into the #TownBizness (their hashtag, not mine) on Sunday when he donned a No. 24 Oakland Athletics jersey with Lynch on the back, strolled to the mound at the […]

Marcus Peters offers warning to Marshawn Lynch

11 Jul

Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters grew up in Oakland and is glad to see Marshawn Lynch return to his hometown to try and win a Super Bowl. “For ‘Shawn to finish off this last little stretch of his career here at home, that’s dope,” Peters said Saturday at a Fam 1st Foundation Football […]

Jihad Ward has foot surgery, set to return in August

7 Jul

Oakland Raiders defensive lineman Jihad Ward underwent minor foot surgery, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday, according to sources informed of the situation. Rapoport added that Ward is expected to be ready to join training camp in mid-August and is on a cautious timetable. The team will not rush back the second-year pro. Ward […]

Raiders guard Gabe Jackson sings in the darkness

6 Jul

Just a few more weeks before NFL training camps begin and players are spending their downtime in interesting ways. Some are having fun in the sun, while others are shooting music videos. Raiders guard Gabe Jackson is busy singing in the darkness. Thinking of a career change ���� pic.twitter.com/FDsJjWXE2L — Gabe jackson (@bigsmooth61) July 5, […]

Gabe Jackson grateful for Carr’s roster-friendly deal

5 Jul

A new contract for someone else made Gabe Jackson‘s life as a Raider uncertain last offseason. The arrival of Kelechi Osemele forced Oakland’s staff to ask Jackson to move to the right side of the line, something with which he wasn’t exactly comfortable. Jackson flourished, though, and a year later is on financial cloud nine […]