Posts Tagged ‘jamarcus-russell’

Raiders want nearly $10 mil back from JaMarcus Russell

The Raiders seem to feel like all that money that former first overall pick JaMarcus Russell made with the team was not earned. Because of that, the Raiders have filed a grievance seeking nearly $10 million back from recently released quarterback. Yahoo! Sports first reported the story Thursday, saying the Raiders are seeking $9.55 million […]

Bengals with interest in former Raiders QB JaMarcus Russell?

Wide Receiver Chad Ochocinco may have dropped a hint via twitter that the Bengals may have interest in bringing in ex-Raiders QB JaMarcus Russell. He tweeted the following: “JaMarcus Russell, you on twitter, if not its cool ill see you in #minicamp, ooopsss, did I just leak that info.” Following up, ESPN NFL Insider Adam […]

Saints say they have no interest in former Raiders QB Russell

It sounds like the Saints are not going to be bringing former LSU and Raiders QB JaMarcus Russell anytime soon. Rumors popped up upon his release that the Saints may be one team to take a flier on Russell, but coach Sean Payton says the Super Bowl champs don’t have an interest at this time. […]

Former Raiders QB Russell clears waivers

ESPN reports that former Raiders QB JaMarcus Russell is free to any team, as he was not claimed by any team on Friday, making him a free agent able to sign anywhere. JaMarcus Russell is now a free agent. As expected, the talented but extremely disappointing quarterback went unclaimed Friday and passed waivers. The Raiders […]

Cutting their losses

Three years into the JaMarcus Russell reign as the future of the franchise for the Oakland Raiders – it’s over. It took a lot of courage for Al Davis to admit his mistakes on Thursday, flat out releasing the former first overall pick from LSU in favor of giving the starting job likely to former […]

Report says Raiders set to dump former first overall pick QB Russell

When the Raiders over the weekend acquired former Redskins QB Jason Campbell, right away the rumor mill began to churn about what the team was going to do with former first overall pick JaMarcus Russell. Well, it appears that question is about to be answered, as John Clayton of ESPN is reporting that the team […]

Late Russell TD Pass Boosts Raiders Past Broncos 20-19

The game Sunday between the Oakland Raiders and Denver Broncos at Invesco Field had some interesting twists to it. Twist #1 being the physicality of the game itself. Twist #2 was that the Broncos’ run defense fell apart at the seams. The third – and most unusual – was that the Raiders used three quarterbacks […]

Raiders Drop 3rd Straight, Chiefs Prevail 16-10

The Kansas City Chiefs have a couple things going for them, despite their abysmal win-loss record: Jamaal Charles and an affinity for playing at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum. In reference to Charles, he is quickly making Chiefs fans think, “Larry WHO?” Meanwhile, the Chiefs have had their fair share of success at the Coliseum as they […]