Oakland Raiders fielding oldest roster in NFL

The Raiders spent the offseason loading up on a slew of veteran talent, a calculated effort to inflate their win total. To nobody’s surprise, it’s subsequently inflated the team’s collective age. Jimmy Kempski of Philly.com, doing some calculations following Saturday’s final roster cutdowns, deduced that Oakland has the oldest roster in the NFL. The average…

Hue Jackson Promoted to Oakland Raiders Head Coach

If you were hoping to land one of those coveted NFL head coaching gigs, I’m sorry to inform you that all positions have been filled. Tomorrow, the Oakland Raiders will officially name Hue Jackson as their new head coach. This was an expected move by Al Davis. A move that had been in the making…

Raiders only real option for Roethlisberger?

Even though the Buffalo Bills and St. Louis Rams have already rejected a possible trade for Ben Roethlisberger, there might be another option: The silver & black. Per NFL.com’s Jason La Canfora, the Steelers and Raiders have been in contact with each other; La Canfora says Oakland might be the “only real option” to acquire…

Mike Iupati going to Oakland at #8?

It could be fact, it could be fiction. Oakland could be going guard in the first-round on Thursday’s draft. Posting on his Twitter account, ESPN’s Michael Smith says the talk of Iupati going to the Raiders at number eight is “picking up steam”. In that scenario, Al Davis is reportedly toying with the idea of…