| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:42 PM
NFL Team Report - Oakland Raiders - INSIDE SLANT
The Oakland Raiders announced Wednesday night that new signee offensive lineman Rodger Saffold failed his physical, voiding the five-year $42.5 million deal the two sides agreed to the day before, and...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Blake Bortles stood at the center of the NFL Draft universe on Wednesday afternoon, the UCF logo underneath his feet and a throng of NFL executives focused solely on him.
Scouts from 29 of 32 NFL teams lined the field inside UCF's Nicholson Fieldhouse...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Blake Bortles' startling ascent from relative unknown to potential No. 1 overall NFL Draft pick stayed on course with one long-time NFL scout at Central Florida's pro day Wednesday characterizing the quarterback's workout as a "very solid performance...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Passing on Teddy Bridgewater could be a perilous decision for franchises with question marks at the quarterback position.
Poised and polished, accurate and articulate, Bridgewater comes with a choir boy image and history of success and production that in...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 6:13 AM
INDIANAPOLIS -- Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen is anxious to see a healthy Latavius Murray in camp this summer.
Speaking at the NFL Scouting Combine on Thursday, Allen discussed the potential of the former UCF running back.
"I think Latavius is...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The Oakland Tribune is reporting (read it here) that Terrelle Pryor's knee injury is "worse than suspected" and could force the quarterback to miss Sunday's start against the Houston Texans. San Jose Mercury News If that happens, former Penn State......
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen didn't name a starting quarterback for Sunday's game against Houston, though it sure sounded like Matt McGloin would take the reins. Terrelle Pryor, who is listed as questionable on the Raiders' injury report,...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 10:47 PM
Welcome to Stunned Diego.
Not even the most optimistic of Chargers could have realistically predicted what unfolded Sunday, the final day of the NFL regular season, when left-for-dead San Diego somehow found its way into the playoffs.
A month ago, the...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 6:07 PM
NFL teams turn to the familiar at this time of year.
Green Bay, New England, Indianapolis, Philadelphia and others prepare for the playoffs.
Teams such as Detroit, Washington and Tampa Bay fire their coaches.
Cleveland cycles through coaches with...
| Oct 15, 2013
Lovie Smith never warmed up to anchormen in Chicago so, if you can, picture Smith pretending to laugh at prominent and omnipresent USC fan Will Ferrell's jokes on the sideline during a Trojans practice.
Imagine the straight-laced Smith sidling next to...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 9:23 PM
Rookie Matt McGloin is the Oakland Raiders' new backup quarterback, having been promoted above fifth-year veteran Matt Flynn. Getty Images In describing his decision to elevate McGloin, Raiders coach Dennis Allen turned to the word Penn State fans used...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 8:58 PM
NAPA, Calif., — For Matt Flynn, last season was a false start.
Flynn, who had been backup to Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers, signed with Seattle during the 2012 off-season and was on track to start for the Seahawks. But Seattle selected...