Posts Tagged ‘lane_kiffin’

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 […]

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 […]

Raiders Waive Safety Jarrod Cooper

  Len Pasquarelli of ESPN is reporting that the Oakland Raiders have waived troubled safety Jarrod Cooper, a sixth year safety.  Cooper was suspended last week for a violation of the NFL’s steroid policy, which hastened his release from the team.  This transaction could quite possibly end the career of Cooper, a special teams ace […]

Could Sapp and Other Older Vets Be on Thin Ice in Oakland?

  Could outspoken Raiders defensive tackle Warren Sapp be in trouble of making this years roster?  The San Francisco Chronicle suggests that in today’s edition, that Sapp, who is now 34 years old, may be on the outside looking for a team other than the Silver and Black to play for in 2007. The suggestion […]

Raiders Get Final Week of Offseason Progam Yanked by Union

The Raiders have been penalizied by the Union for violating practice standards. Head coach Lane Kiffin was told by the Union of the issues on Friday, and the team released the following statement. “I was notified that the player’s union believes our total commitment to improving our football team has resulted in some violations of […]