Rodney Hudson

San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman runs through a drill during practice on Aug. 22, 2018, at the team's Santa Clara practice facility. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Kolsky: Bold predictions for a new NFL season

The NFL season is just around the corner, so it’s time to…

 

Oakland Raiders receiver Jordy Nelson stretches out on July 27, 2018, on the first day of Raiders training camp. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Oakland Raiders: Jon Gruden brings back old film, not fond of new technology

NAPA -- During Jon Gruden’s decade-long hiatus from coaching NFL football working for…

 

Martavis Bryant runs a route during Oakland Raiders training camp on July 28, 2018. (Ryan Gorcey / S.F. Examiner)

Oakland Raiders Training Camp: Daryle Lamonica talks alumni weekend, Derek Carr’s skill set

NAPA, Calif. -- During his first year as a Buffalo Bill, Daryle…

 

San Francisco 49ers fullback Kyle Juszczyk (44) carries the ball against the New York Giants at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on November 12, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Pro Bowl rosters announced with one starter from 49ers, four from Raiders

The NFL announced rosters for the Pro Bowl on Tuesday and the…

San Francisco 49ers fullback Kyle Juszczyk (44) carries the ball against the New York Giants at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., on November 12, 2017. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
After missing a game with a chest injury, the Oakland Raiders expect wide receiver Michael Crabtree to be active this Sunday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Raiders coach optimistic about return of Michael Crabtree; EJ Manuel hopes to get Amari Cooper ‘rolling’

ALAMEDA — Jack Del Rio offered a brief-yet-illuminating reply when asked whether…

After missing a game with a chest injury, the Oakland Raiders expect wide receiver Michael Crabtree to be active this Sunday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Offensive tackle Donald Penn had his bags packed before the Raiders made him offer to return. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Donald Penn embraces return to Raiders after flirting with Giants

ALAMEDA — Donald Penn’s suitcase was packed and he was all set…

Offensive tackle Donald Penn had his bags packed before the Raiders made him offer to return. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
The Raiders’ offensive line has quietly been the driving force behind one of the most balanced attacks in the NFL this season. (Jeff Haynes/AP)

Five Guys up front fortify Raiders

Few may know their names, but as everyone from quarterback Derek Carr…

The Raiders’ offensive line has quietly been the driving force behind one of the most balanced attacks in the NFL this season. (Jeff Haynes/AP)
Bill Wippert/AP PhotoFree agent Rodney Hudson (61)  has been signed by the Oakland Raiders.

Raiders announce deal with C Rodney Hudson

ALAMEDA — The Oakland Raiders have officially announced the signing of free…

Bill Wippert/AP PhotoFree agent Rodney Hudson (61)  has been signed by the Oakland Raiders.