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Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker Bruce Irvin (51) steps in for a touchdown after making an interception against the Oakland Raiders in  2014. Irvin signed a contract to join the Raiders on Wednesday. (Stephen Brashear/AP)

For roaming Raiders, the future has arrived

It’s Oakland’s luck. Just when the Raiders threaten to be good again,…

 

Second-year quarterback Derek Carr and the Oakland Raiders have received high praises across the country, but only time will tell if there success is sustainable. (David Richard/AP)

Dare we say, America’s Team?

To describe the Raiders as likeable is to venture through some parallel…

 

49ers running back Jarryd Hayne, right, tries to evade Steelers linebacker Vince Williams on one of his few touches during Sunday’s 43-13 loss to Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Hayne’s waning role terrifies Aussies

The role of 49ers’ rookie Jarryd Hayne has been a secret almost…

 

Former Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler died Thursday at the age of 69. (AP)

Stabler’s magical memories remain vivid

Oh those Oakland Raiders of the 1970s, talented and uninhibited, who, like…

Former Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler died Thursday at the age of 69. (AP)
AP Photo/NFL via APPatriots' owner Robert Kraft accepted his franchise's punishment for the Deflategate scandal Tuesday at the owners' meeting in San Francisco.

Spander: Kraft, Patriots take one for the league

Deflategate is over, deflated. Robert Kraft fell on his sword, capitulating for…

AP Photo/NFL via APPatriots' owner Robert Kraft accepted his franchise's punishment for the Deflategate scandal Tuesday at the owners' meeting in San Francisco.

Raiders slowly turning the page from Al Davis

The Raiders have made it clear they won't go after Greg Hardy,…

Kirby Lee/Image of Sport-US PRESSWIREOakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie at press conference at the Raiders practice facility.

New brain trust set to redefine Raiders

The Raiders have been down this road before: old coach out, new…

Kirby Lee/Image of Sport-US PRESSWIREOakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie at press conference at the Raiders practice facility.

Dickey: Raiders stuck with ineffective Russell

It’s bad to make a mistake on a No. 1 draft pick.…