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Jon Gruden wants Marshawn Lynch back with the Raiders

As Jon Gruden looks to retool the Raiders roster, the highest profile decision is what to do with Marshawn Lynch. The 31-year-old running back is set to make just under $6 million next season, but the Raiders can cut ties with Lynch at no cost, as nothing in 2018 is guaranteed to Lynch. Lynch is…

Sebastian Janikowski will not return to the Raiders

In Jon Gruden's first stint with the Raiders, the team selected Sebastian Janikowski in the first round of the 2000 NFL Draft. 18 years later, Gruden is cutting ties with Janikowski. Raiders informed kicker Sebastian Janikowski today that they do not plan to bring him back for the 2018 season, per source. An 18-year run…

Could the Raiders cut Jared Cook?

Jared Cook led the Raiders in receiving yards last season, but he may could be on the way out. He hasn’t been listed as someone that’s on the chopping block but it wouldn’t shock me to see Jared Cook released and you ready for it.... Sean Smith back at a big time reduction. Maybe released…

Raiders cut David Amerson

The Raiders have made their first significant roster move of the Jon Gruden era, as cornerback David Amerson has been cut. The Raiders have cut veteran CB David Amerson, per league source. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) February 5, 2018 Amerson was scheduled to make $5.5 million next season and over $7 million in each of…

Raiders cornerback to host Super Bowl party at Las Vegas strip club

The Raiders are ready to embrace Sin City, as cornerback Dexter McDonald will host a Super Bowl viewing party at Crazy Horse III. The gentlemen's club is located across the street from the Raiders stadium site in Las Vegas. This is not the first time Crazy Horse III has embraced their new neighbors. The club…

Rodney Hudson named top pass blocker in NFL

Pro Football Focus grades every player every week, and they have anointed Raiders center Rodney Hudson as the best pass blocker in the NFL. Hudson was spectacular and consistent all season long. He allowed just three pressures all year, only one of which turned into a sack. Per Pro Football Focus, Hudson surrendered a pressure…

Raiders Free Agency Rumors: Colin Kaepernick returns to the NFL?

Colin Kaepernick hasn’t played in the NFL since 2016, but Jon Gruden’s return to Oakland could see the former 49ers quarterback back in the league. At least that’s what the San Francisco Chronicle thinks should happen. Scott Ostler says Colin Kaepernick would be an upgrade over the Raiders backup quarterbacks, EJ Manuel and Connor Cook.…

Raiders Free Agency Rumors: Le’Veon Bell in Silver and Black?

With Jon Gruden taking over in Oakland the roster will most likely see a shakeup. The rumors floating around Raiders free agency would suggest a major shakeup. Peter King of Sports Illustrated thinks Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell will become a free agent and that the Raiders would be in the hunt. I’d guess he…