NFL Rumors

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Hugh Jackson to the Raiders

As we reported on RZR Mobile, Raven’s quarterback coach Hugh Jackson is reportedly close to terms with the Oakland Raiders to become their new offensive coordinator, per Michael Smith of ESPN. Jackson worked with head coach Tom Cable at Cal State Fullerton in 1990 and at the University of California in 1996. Jackson would make … Continue reading

Madden retires, Raiders in future?

Sirius NFL Radio has reported that Hall-of-Fame coach and NFL announcer John Madden is retiring from broadcasting. Raiders owner Al Davis hinted months ago about a prominent NFL name  joining the organization, on a high level. There has been some speculation that Madden may be that person. Could this be a further indication that Madden will be re-joining … Continue reading

NFL to Lengthen Season?

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is proposing to extend the football regular season from 16 games to 17 or 18 games. This announcement came Wednesday, when Goodell proposed the idea of making some of the pre-season games counting towards the regular season. Networks that carry the games seem to be all for the expansion, the only … Continue reading

Monday Night Football (notes)

Jaguars wide receiver Matt Jonesis being held in a Washington County, Arkansas jail on a probation violation, Rotoworld has learned. Free-agent OT Khalif Barnes (Jaguars) reportedly visited the Buccaneeers Monday. Earliler Monday, the Raiders removed their name from the list of team’s interested in Barnes. The Atlanta Falcons have reached an agreement with free-agent C Brett Romberg, the team … Continue reading

Bucs, Raiders say no to T.O.

Just say no. That’s what the D.A.R.E program taught me back in middle school. And that’s what the Bucs and Raiders have said– as well as more than a dozen other teams– to the possibility of adding free-agent receiver Terrell Owens to their rosters. The Bucaneers and Raiders join the Titans, Vikings, 49ers, Giants, Dolphins, Redskins, Ravens, Falcons, Browns, … Continue reading

Free Agency Quick Hits – March 6

Terrell Owen‘s agent Drew Rosenhaus is expecting the veteran wideout to have a deal in place with a team by the end of next week – if not sooner, Profootballtalk has learned. The Raiders have restructered three players contracts in the last two days, first with WR Javon Walker, and now RB Justin Fargas and … Continue reading

Cowboys Release Owens

ESPN is reporting that the Dallas Cowboys have released wide receiver Terrell Owens.  The move again comes as little surprise, given Owens’ penchant for constantly whining about not getting the ball and jealousy over others. In our view, possible suitors for Owens include the Washington Redskins, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and of course, the Oakland Raiders.  … Continue reading