Dorsett helps his cause

"You take for granted what happens in football in a lot of cases. I missed those minicamps. It's the little stuff. Normally, in the offseason, I'm watching football and watching tape but I came to the realization that there is no guarantee that I was going to be on anybody's football team. I started doing other things in my life. I didn't study any tape the whole offseason. I feel like I've put myself in a catchup mode right now." -- Oakland safety Antony Dorsett
August 9, 2003

Gibson faces crucial season

"You feel that (there are high expectations) because they took a first round pick on you. But I don't think about that when I'm out there." -- Raiders safety Derrick Gibson
August 6, 2003

Don't be surprised if Dorsett is back

The Raiders released Anthony Dorsett in February but it is not out of the question the club could resign him.
May 25, 2003

What To Do With Cap Space?

After a solid draft that, while not filling pressing starting needs, has laid the groundwork for the future, one question remains. How will the Vikings address the next two months?
May 19, 2003

D-Coordinator expects Gibson to take control

"That's a misperception, that we are disappointed with Derrick Gibson. He got injured last season and Anthony Dorsett took over, but we are totally expecting Derrick Gibson to take the position and fight like hell to make it his."--Raiders defensive coordinator Chuck Bresnahan.
May 3, 2003

Raiders Draft Position Overview

The Oakland Raiders figure to have a busy weekend for the 2003 NFL Draft as they still have some residual effects from the trade of head coach Jon Gruden to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
April 17, 2003