Photo of linebacker Vontaze Burfict

Gruden’s Rabble-Rousers Are Diminishing in Numbers

Jon Gruden tried retrofitting the Raiders into their renegade, rabble-rousing best for one final season in Oakland. Harkening to the time when Jack “The Assassin” Tatum patrolled the defense with a menacing stare and a villainous vibe emanated from Oakland Al...
Photo of Cliff Branch lighting a memorial flame in honor of Al Davis.

RIP: Cliff Branch, 71, Raiders Great, 3-Time SB Winner

NAPA — Cliff Branch, one of the Raiders' career-leading wide receivers who won three Super Bowls in 14 seasons with the franchise, has died. He was 71. Branch was found dead Saturday in a hotel room in Bullhead City, Arizona, the city's police d...
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Raiders Want to Talk About Playing in Oakland in 2019

OAKLAND — The Coliseum Authority will meet Friday to get an update on the possibility of whether the Raiders could stay in Oakland another year. The Raiders have had talks with the San Francisco Giants about sharing their ballpark, could share Levi's Stadiu...

Carr for Kids: Superstar QB Helps Open Clovis Clinic

Derek Carr paid another visit to a place of great importance in his life — Valley Children’s Hospital. After lifting the spirits of children at the Madera County facility, he helped with a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new pediatric clinic in Clovis on Friday....