Oakland Raiders


Where Are They Now? Deshea Townsend

Aside from an Ike Taylor interception every once in a blue moon, it seems like the last time a reliable player donned the black and gold at the cornerback position, it was none other than Deshea Townsend. A four-year starter for the Alabama Crimson tide from 1994 through the 1997 season, he now…


Steelers Drafted CB Rod Woodson 28 Years Ago Today

28 years ago today, the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted a future Hall-of-Famer when they selected cornerback Rod Woodson out of Purdue with the 10th overall selection in the 1987 NFL Draft. According to Bob Labriola of Steelers Digest, the Steelers were very lucky that Woodson fell to them in that draft….


Report: Steelers To Open As Favorites In Eight Games On 2015 Schedule

Almost immediately after the 2015 NFL schedule was released last week, the initial opening lines for Week 1 of the season followed and as expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers were listed as underdogs to the New England Patriots in the Thursday night regular-season opener. On Saturday, Covers.com gave us an exclusive…

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Ravens Sign QB Matt Schaub To Back Up Joe Flacco

The Baltimore Ravens now have a new backup quarterback as veteran Matt Schaub has agreed to a one-year deal with the team. Schaub, who was originally drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the third round of the 2004 NFL Draft, dressed for 11 games last season with the Oakland Raiders and completed 5-of-10 passes…

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Steelers Re-sign WR Darrius Heyward-Bey

The Pittsburgh Steelers have re-signed another one of their unrestricted free agents as wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey has agreed to a one-year contract. Heyward-Bey, a former first-round draft pick of the Oakland Raiders, signed with the Steelers last year as an unrestricted free agent, He caught just three passes for…

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Buccaneers Sign Free Agent CB Sterling Moore

You can scratch another free agent defensive back off of your Pittsburgh Steelers want list as former Dallas Cowboys cornerback Sterling Moore has now agreed to terms with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to Jenna Laine of Sports Talk Florida. Laine reports that Moore signed a one-year deal that can…


Report: Steelers In The Market For A Free Agent Returner

The Pittsburgh Steelers have yet to sign an outside free agent so far during the new league year, but they do have a Friday visit scheduled with former Carolina Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams and are reportedly interested in New Orleans Saints free agent cornerback Patrick Robinson. Now comes word…

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As Expected, Raiders Have Released DE LaMarr Woodley

As expected, the Oakland Raiders released defensive end LaMarr Woodley on Thursday and now the 30-year-old former Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker will get a small jump on the free agent competition with the new league year scheduled to start Tuesday afternoon. Woodley suffered a torn triceps last season and only…


The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Contract Restructures, Upcoming Free Agency Signing Period & More

Season 5, Episode 84 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and with David Todd get right into talking about the recent article posted by Greg Bedard in the MMQB as it relates to Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jason Worilds in addition to the recent contract restructures that the team did. With free agency about to…

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Raiders Expected To Release LaMarr Woodley Soon

As expected, the Oakland Raiders will be parting ways with defensive end LaMarr Woodley at some point next week, according to Fallon Smith of CSN Bay Area. Woodley, who signed a two-year deal reportedly worth up to $12 million last offseason after he was released by the Pittsburgh Steelers, registered…

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Sensible For Steelers To Show Interest In LB Brian Orakpo

Usually this time of year, as the start of free agency looms, and cuts are made, the Pittsburgh Steelers sit back and watch the rest of the NFL landscape partake in the bonanza. Perennial bottom feeders like the Oakland Raiders, Cleveland Browns and Washington Redskins often go crazy, choosing to…