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  1. Anthony Dixon resists numbers game

    Bill Williamson

    What is a number worth? To Chris Kluwe, it was worth an ice cream and a plug for his band. To the Oakland Raiders, it was worth annoying a player. To Anthony Dixon, it is priceless. The San Francisco 49ers running back turned down $24,000...

    Blog | September 05, 2013
  2. Inside the Terrelle Pryor decision

    Bill Williamson

    Multiple news outlets are reporting that Terrelle Pryor, not Matt Flynn, will open as the Oakland Raiders' starting quarterback this season. This is no shock, and I have long stumped for this outcome. Some thoughts: McKenzie goes with Al Davis' gu...

    Blog | September 03, 2013
  3. Raiders' Marquette King answered the call

    Bill Williamson

    I commended the Oakland Raiders for bringing in veteran punter Chris Kluwe to training camp. And I commend the Raiders for naming Marquette King their punter heading into the season. Kluwe tweeted Sunday that King won the job and he is being cut. ...

    Blog | September 01, 2013
  4. Oakland Raiders cut-down analysis

    Bill Williamson

    Most significant moves: The Raiders were one of the more intriguing teams in the NFL on cut-down day because they have so many holes and ongoing competitions. There were a lot of significant moves. The Raiders are desperate for pass-rushers, and they...

    Blog | August 31, 2013
  5. Rough preseason ending for Raiders

    Bill Williamson

    Random thoughts on non-Terrelle Pryor news from the Oakland Raiders' 22-6 loss at Seattle on Thursday night: It was another lackluster preseason game for Oakland. Yes, it's only the preseason. But the Raiders' first units have not been great. Oakl...

    Blog | August 30, 2013
  6. Three Things to watch: Raiders at Seahawks

    Bill Williamson

    Here are three keys for the Oakland Raiders in their game at Seattle on Thursday night. Kickoff is set for 10 p.m. ET: Terrelle Pryor: The final preseason game is far from meaningless in Oakland. Pryor is getting the start while starter Matt Flynn...

    Blog | August 29, 2013
  7. Ray Guy may finally get HOF call

    Bill Williamson

    We may be on the cusp of football history. A punter may be on his way to election into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. On Wednesday, it was announced that former Oakland punter Ray Guy is one of two senior committee nominees, along with Claude H...

    Blog | August 21, 2013
  8. Raiders have to show some promise

    Bill Williamson

    Random thoughts on the Oakland Raiders' 28-20 loss at New Orleans on Friday night: The key for the Raiders this summer is to make progress. Some progress appeared to be made in the preseason opener last week against Dallas. Oakland showed it had s...

    Blog | August 17, 2013
  9. What to watch for: Raiders at Saints

    Bill Williamson

    Three things to watch for as the Oakland Raiders play at New Orleans on Friday at 8 p.m. ET: The quarterbacks: The quarterback to watch closely in this game are backup Terrelle Pryor and No. 3 quarterback Matt McGloin. They were the most intriguin...

    Blog | August 16, 2013
  10. Punting battle heating up in Oakland

    Bill Williamson

    There is competition all over the field in Oakland, and the race to replace star Shane Lechler is one of the more intriguing battles. It appears the race between veteran Chris Kluwe and youngster Marquette King will be one of the competitions that...

    Blog | August 12, 2013
  11. Progress being made in Oakland

    Bill Williamson

    Random thoughts from the Oakland Raiders' 19-17 home win over Dallas: This season is going to be all about progress for this rebuilding program. And the first step has to be looked at as positive progress. Dennis Allen has raved about how much ...

    Blog | August 10, 2013
  12. D.J. Hayden inching closer to field

    Bill Williamson

    The Oakland Raiders are targeting the third preseason game, Aug. 23 at home against Chicago, as the first game first-round pick D.J. Hayden will play. He has been relegated to non-contact drills because of an offseason surgery that was related to a l...

    Blog | August 09, 2013
  13. Camp Confidential: Oakland Raiders

    Bill Williamson

    NAPA, Calif. -- The Oakland Raiders are basically starting over. In the second year of the Reggie McKenzie-Dennis Allen era, the team has hit the reset button. The Raiders kept several high-dollar players at start of the post-Al Davis era in 2012 ...

    Blog | August 07, 2013
  14. QB Tyler Wilson has long road ahead

    Bill Williamson

    Monday, we looked at the interesting battle brewing between rookie quarterbacks Tyler Wilson and Matt McGloin in Oakland. Tuesday, the story took another turn when the Raiders released their first depth chart. McGloin actually is listed ahead of W...

    Blog | August 06, 2013
  15. A look into Chris Kluwe's world

    Bill Williamson columnist Johnette Howard looks at the life and times of new Oakland punter Chris Kluwe. The colorful Kluwe just published a book and is the favorite to win the punting job over talented, but raw Marquette King as Oakland looks to replace...

    Blog | July 05, 2013
  16. Ranking the AFC West kicking specialists

    Bill Williamson

    Our positional rankings series continues with the best group of kickers and punters in the NFL: 1. Sebastian Janikowski, Oakland: One of the greatest weapons on the NFL. He's getting better. 2. Dustin Colquitt, Kansas City: Veteran punter was f...

    Blog | July 02, 2013