The Oakland Raiders released defensive end Lance Johnstone and offensive lineman Brad Badger on Friday. They also signed defensive back Kris Richard and defensive tackle Josh Shaw.
Tandler's Redskins Blog Ver. 11.19.05--David Patten's season ends before it really got started, plus a look at one Turner error and Gregg Williams' need to adjust.
November 19, 2005
The mathematics just don't add up for the Raiders this year. To get into the playoffs, Oakland almost certainly has to run the table in its final seven games, a monumental task for a team that has won just three games this season and only eight overall since 2003.
November 14, 2005
Terrell Owens might be there for the taking but Norv Turner and Al Davis apparently aren't ready to buy. On Wednesday, Turner downplayed reports the Raiders might be interested in trading for the suspended Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver.
November 9, 2005
At 2-4 the Raiders are perilously close to falling out of the playoff chase before November. If Oakland can't find a way to win on the road, beginning this Sunday in Tennessee, the postseason won't be a concern.
October 28, 2005
Brad Badger might be the nicest guy on Oakland's offensive line. He's also the most versatile. He's played both guard positions, has worked at center and long-snapper and has even lined up as a tight end at times this year.
October 27, 2005