Posts Tagged ‘jamarcus_russell’

Kiffin still in contact with young Raiders QB?

To quote a famous 50’s sitcom “Lucy, you got some splainin’ to do.” It appears that recently fired Oakland Raiders coach Lane Kiffin is still trying to coach JaMarcus Russell. In a report in the Contra Costa Times Kiffin has spoken to the youg quarterback as early as this past Monday. I am sure this […]

Raiders’ Culpepper to Start Against the Rams Tonight

  It seems, at least at first glance, that the Oakland Raiders signed quarterback Daunte Culpepper at the right time.  A marraige of convenience, so to speak.  Yet Steve Corkran of the San Jose Mercury News and I can definitely agree on one thing – the Raiders wanted Culpepper long before they considered drafting current […]

No Talks in Over a Week Between Russell’s Reps and Raiders

  It’s been quite awhile since the Raiders and reps for JaMarcus Russell have spoken, and if bets were handed down right now on the matter, it truly looks as if the number one pick in the 2007 NFL Draft will be sitting at home come opening day September 9th.  A source says that Russell’s […]

No Decision on Who the Raiders Will Start First at QB

  While the Raiders await the arrival of their first round draft choice and the number one pick in the draft – QB JaMarcus Russell, the team is still not ready to make a choice on who will be the first to line up under center Saturday night vs the Cardinals in their preseason opener.  […]

Raiders Expected to Sign Culpepper

A reported newspaper said the Oakland Raiders will sign free agent and former Viking and Dolphin QB Daunte Culpepper to a one-year deal, according to a source known with the situation.  This would be a good move for the Raiders because as I stated in Saturday’s July 28 article, “Raiders QB Russell to start Week […]

Culpepper to Work Out for Raiders Today in Napa

  With JaMarcus Russell talks still stalling, the Raiders are turning to their next quarterback option, and that option my very well be former Vikings and Dolphins QB Daunte Culpepper. The 30-year-old will be in Oakland today for a workout under head coach Lane Kiffin and others. Daunte already held a private workout for a […]

Could Thomas Be Next On the Browns Possible Holdout List?

With the impending thought that quarterback Brady Quinn is going to hold out for the Browns, there is now concern that the teams other first round draft choice, no. 3 overall pick Joe Thomas, is going to be in for a holdout as well. Thomas, who is going to at some point be the teams […]