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Getty Images File PhotoMike Holmgren talked to the Raiders about him entering a possible leadership role with the team

Raiders reportedly talk to Mike Holmgren about leadership job

Former Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren reportedly has…

Getty Images File PhotoMike Holmgren talked to the Raiders about him entering a possible leadership role with the team
Getty Images File PhotoThe Raiders will keep a eye on Terrelle Pryor during offseason workouts and minicamps.

Raiders want to see what Terrelle Pryor can do

ALAMEDA — After watching the success athletic quarterbacks had this past season…

Getty Images File PhotoThe Raiders will keep a eye on Terrelle Pryor during offseason workouts and minicamps.
Getty Images File PhotoTim Brown

Ex-Raider Tim Brown hedges on Super Bowl ‘sabotage’ claim

Former Raiders receiver Tim Brown suggested a few days ago that then-Raiders…

Getty Images File PhotoTim Brown
Getty Images File PhotoTony Sparano

Raiders bring in Tony Sparano as assistant head coach, O-line coach

Tony Sparano is headed to the Raiders as their assistant head coach…

Getty Images File PhotoTony Sparano
Getty Images File PhotoFormer Raiders receiver Tim Brown said then-coach Bill Callahan abruptly changed the game plan for Super Bowl XXXVII

Former Raiders receiver Brown hints at sabotage by coach in 2003 Super Bowl

Former Raiders wide receiver Tim Brown said in a recent radio interview…

Getty Images File PhotoFormer Raiders receiver Tim Brown said then-coach Bill Callahan abruptly changed the game plan for Super Bowl XXXVII
Getty Images File PhotoDarren McFadden will return to the Oakland Raiders next season despite his faults this year.

Darren McFadden still part of Raiders' future

Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie remains committed to Darren McFadden despite a…

Getty Images File PhotoDarren McFadden will return to the Oakland Raiders next season despite his faults this year.
Jake Roth/USA TODAY SportsTerrelle Pryor threw for two touchdowns and ran in for another in his first NFL start for the Raiders on Sunday.

QB Terrelle Pryor tested in first start as Raiders limps into offseason

Terrelle Pryor found out what it’s like to be a starting quarterback…

Jake Roth/USA TODAY SportsTerrelle Pryor threw for two touchdowns and ran in for another in his first NFL start for the Raiders on Sunday.
Getty Images File PhotoDennis Allen and the Oakland Raiders will probably be the last team to play against San Diego Chargers coach Norv Turner and general manager A.J. Smith due to the Southern California team not making the playoffs for the last three seasons.

Chargers, Raiders meet in Norv Turner’s expected finale

Win a final one for Norv? That’s about all the San Diego…

Getty Images File PhotoDennis Allen and the Oakland Raiders will probably be the last team to play against San Diego Chargers coach Norv Turner and general manager A.J. Smith due to the Southern California team not making the playoffs for the last three seasons.
Getty Images File PhotoRaiders backup quarterback and former Heisman Trophy winner Matt Leinart hopes to make his third start since 2007 on Sunday.

QB Matt Leinart hoping to get his first start for Raiders

Matt Leinart is hoping to get one more shot to show what…

Getty Images File PhotoRaiders backup quarterback and former Heisman Trophy winner Matt Leinart hopes to make his third start since 2007 on Sunday.
Getty Image File PhotoRaiders quarterback Carson Palmer suffered cracked ribs and a bruised lung after being hit by Carolina Panther Greg Hardy.

Raiders uncertain of their starting QB in finale after Carson Palmer's injury

Raiders coach Dennis Allen isn’t ready to select a starting quarterback for…

Getty Image File PhotoRaiders quarterback Carson Palmer suffered cracked ribs and a bruised lung after being hit by Carolina Panther Greg Hardy.
Bob Leverone/APSacked: Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy was flagged for unnecessary roughness for a first-quarter tackle that ended the game for Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer (3). Matt Leinart replaced Palmer

Palmer hurt early in Raiders' loss to Panthers

Carson Palmer has been one of the best things in a disappointing…

Bob Leverone/APSacked: Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy was flagged for unnecessary roughness for a first-quarter tackle that ended the game for Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer (3). Matt Leinart replaced Palmer
AP File PhotoFinding a role: Terrelle Pryor made his season debut last week

Raiders QB Terrelle Pryor to have role this week

After spending most of the season on the bench, Terrelle Pryor has…

AP File PhotoFinding a role: Terrelle Pryor made his season debut last week
Getty Images File PhotoFinishing strong: After a slow start to his second year

Raiders will need to slow down surging Panther's Cam Newton

Cam Newton is on a torrid pace and the Carolina Panthers are…

Getty Images File PhotoFinishing strong: After a slow start to his second year
AP File PhotoDennis Allen’s first year coaching the Raiders has hardly been ideal as the team has just four wins.

New era, but same old Raiders

As the calendar is set to turn from 2012 to 2013, the…

AP File PhotoDennis Allen’s first year coaching the Raiders has hardly been ideal as the team has just four wins.
Getty Images File PhotoRaiders running back Mike Goodson is eager to face off against his former team this weekend when the Raiders take on the Carolina Panthers.

Raiders running back Mike Goodson eager to face former team

Raiders running back Mike Goodson is looking forward to playing in Carolina…

Getty Images File PhotoRaiders running back Mike Goodson is eager to face off against his former team this weekend when the Raiders take on the Carolina Panthers.
Ben Margot/APStuffed: The Raiders smothered the Chiefs on Sunday

Despite shutout, Raiders seek consistency on defense

Jamaal Charles had nowhere to run, Brady Quinn was under pressure all…

Ben Margot/APStuffed: The Raiders smothered the Chiefs on Sunday
Kelley L Cox/US PRESSWIREReal football: Raiders kicker Sebastian Janikowski watches one of his five field goals go through the uprights

Raiders snap out of slump behind kicker Janikowski, defense

The defense dominated, the running game clicked and the Raiders finally ended…

Kelley L Cox/US PRESSWIREReal football: Raiders kicker Sebastian Janikowski watches one of his five field goals go through the uprights
AP File PhotoInstant impact: The Raiders’ Rod Streater is sixth among all rookie receivers with 28 catches this season.

Raiders rookie receiver Rod Streater impresses

Rod Streater spent last December preparing with Temple for the New Mexico…

AP File PhotoInstant impact: The Raiders’ Rod Streater is sixth among all rookie receivers with 28 catches this season.
AP File PhotoDarren McFadden will be playing this weekend and able to provide that much needed rushing spark the Raiders need.

Raiders take on Kansas City Chiefs with hope of a finally getting home win

Normally, a visit from the 2-11 Kansas City Chiefs would put a…

AP File PhotoDarren McFadden will be playing this weekend and able to provide that much needed rushing spark the Raiders need.
AP File PhotoNew role: Linebacker Rolando McClain lost his starting job

Rolando McClain returns, will remain with Oakland Raiders

Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain met with coach Dennis Allen before returning to…

AP File PhotoNew role: Linebacker Rolando McClain lost his starting job