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Oakland Raiders’ Clive Walford injured knee in ATV accident

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Oakland Raiders second-year tight end Clive Walford injured his knee during an ATV accident this offseason, according to Mike Garafolo and Peter Schrager of Fox Sports. It’s unknown when Walford was injured, but according to Fox he is “weeks removed” from surgery. The injury will keep Walford out of OTA’s, but he is expected back at some point for training ...

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Report: Oakland Raiders reach agreement with Aldon Smith

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The Oakland Raiders have reached an agreement to bring back linebacker Aldon Smith, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports.   Raiders and Aldon Smith have agreement in place, source told ESPN. Smith was spotted at team building today, trying to finalize deal. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 4, 2016 The contract, according to Mike Garafolo of Fox Sports, is a two-year deal, ...

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Report: Raiders reach agreement with LB Bruce Irvin

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Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bruce Irvin plans to sign with the Oakland Raiders when the signing period opens Wednesday, Reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Irvin, 28, played at strongside linebacker in the base defense and moved to defensive end in the Seahawks’ sub packages in Seattle. Irvin (6-foot-3, 260 pounds) has 22 sacks in his four-year career, with 37 starts in 58 games. Last season, he had 5½ ...

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Raiders agree to lease to remain in Oakland for 2016

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The Oakland Raiders on Thursday announced that the team and the city of Oakland have agreed to terms on a lease for 2016. We have agreed to a one-year lease extension to play at https://t.co/UGxIyQo6Q7 Coliseum: https://t.co/oXFslxO4sNpic.twitter.com/0CJNGlZl0m — OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) February 11, 2016 The lease terms keep the Raiders at O.Co Coliseum for the 2016 season, and also carry ...

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Raiders negotiating to stay in Oakland for 2016

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Raiders owner Mark Davis said Monday that his team is negotiating a one-year lease extension with the O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California.  Davis expects the Raiders to remain in Oakland for the 2016 season. “As of today, right now we are in the process of trying to negotiate a one-year extension at the Oakland Coliseum to play the 2016 season there,” ...

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Raiders owner to discuss new stadium with Las Vegas magnate

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Las Vegas Sands chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson wants to build a $1 billion domed stadium on the UNLV campus and is hoping it entices an NFL team to make a move. The Sands Corp. announced that it was lending its support behind a public-private partnership to build a 65,000-seat, domed stadium on a vacant 42 acres of land recently purchased by ...

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Rams approved to move to Los Angeles

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The St. Louis Rams have been approved by owners to move to Inglewood, California. The vote was passed by a 30-2 margin. The San Diego Chargers may also join the Rams, but have until Jan. 16, 2017 to agree to lease terms with the Rams. If the Chargers decline the Oakland Raiders can join the Rams in Los Angeles. Former Rams running back Eric Dickerson ...

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Rams, Chargers, Raiders apply to relocate to L.A.

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The St. Louis Rams, San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders have submitted applications for relocation to Los Angeles. The NFL released the following statement: “The applications will be reviewed this week by league staff and three league committees that will meet in New York on Wednesday and Thursday — the Los Angeles Opportunities, Stadium, and Finance committees. The applications will be presented for consideration at ...

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Charles Woodson ‘comfortable’ with decision to retire

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Charles Woodson’s 18-year NFL career is coming to a close on Sunday. “Last week I played the final home game of my career, but the practices this week have felt a little bit different because it’s the last game of my career, period,” Woodson said to ESPN.com this week. “As you inch closer to the finish line, you just start to ...

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Raiders’ Charles Woodson announces retirement

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Oakland Raiders defensive back Charles Woodson’s career has spanned 18 illustrious seasons, and on Monday night, Woodson announced the 2015 season will be his last. “2015 is going to be my last season playing in the NFL.” – @CwoodsonFpic.twitter.com/RSHTimFOji — OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) December 22, 2015 Woodson, the only defensive player to win the Heisman, was the fourth overall pick ...

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