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  1. Raiders close to signing top draft picks

    Len Pasquarelli

    Having finally completed a long-awaited contract extension for quarterback Rich Gannon on Monday, and saved roughly $2 million in cap funds with a six-year deal, the Oakland Raiders will now turn their attention to the next highest priorities on the "to do" list.

    Story | Conversation | July 16, 2002
  2. NFL: New draft format means more intrigue surrounding top pick of...

    Len Pasquarelli

    Thanks to the draft's new format, the Rams will almost certainly get plenty of trade offers for the top pick of the second round, writes Len Pasquarelli.

    Story | Conversation | April 16, 2010
  3. NFL: Len Pasquarelli examines John Elway, the first pick in Mock ...

    Len Pasquarelli

    John Elway, one of the most physically gifted quarterbacks to play the college game, is the top pick in's ultimate mock draft.

    Story | Conversation | April 20, 2009
  4. Carriker to miss minicamp as he recovers from surgery

    Len Pasquarelli

    Rams defensive tackle Adam Carriker could the team's entire offseason training program after suffering a shoulder injury in Sunday's season finale.

    Story | Conversation | January 02, 2008
  5. Top pick Russell draws Chargers in first career start

    Len Pasquarelli

    Rookie quarterback JaMarcus Russell will get the first start of his career when the Raiders conclude the season against the Chargers on Sunday.

    Story | Conversation | December 24, 2007
  6. Parcells, Dolphins will have decisions to make with top pick

    Len Pasquarelli

    Losing on Sunday gave the Dolphins the top pick in the draft.

    Story | Conversation | December 23, 2007
  7. Dolphins' loss would clinch top pick in draft

    Len Pasquarelli

    A loss at Baltimore on Sunday will bring the Miami Dolphins one step closer to the ignominy of the NFL's first-ever 0-16 season. It will also bring them a consolation prize of sorts: the first selection in the 2008 draft.

    Story | Conversation | December 16, 2007
  8. Sources: No. 1 pick Russell, Raiders set to start talking again

    Len Pasquarelli

    In an effort to close the gap in negotiations, and perhaps hammer out a contract for top overall draft pick JaMarcus Russell before the start of the season, the representatives for the former LSU quarterback are set to meet Friday with Raiders officials.

    Story | Conversation | September 07, 2007
  9. Minus Russell, Raiders have three veterans in battle to start

    Len Pasquarelli

    With JaMarcus Russell battling over the terms of his first NFL contract and out of training camp, Josh McCown gets the first crack at starting for the Raiders.

    Story | Conversation | August 09, 2007
  10. Jags agree to deals with free safety Nelson, linebacker Durant

    Len Pasquarelli

    The Jags opened training camp by closing the books on their rookie contract negotiations, reaching agreements with the team's top two selections, first-round free safety Reggie Nelson and second-round linebacker Justin Durant.

    Story | Conversation | July 27, 2007
  11. Ravens, No. 1 pick Grubbs agree to five-year, $11 million deal

    Len Pasquarelli

    The Baltimore Ravens on Thursday evening agreed to terms with first-round pick Ben Grubbs, the standout Auburn guard who was rated as the draft's top player at his position, has learned.

    Story | Conversation | July 26, 2007
  12. New deals, new worries for Colts and old-timers in a rage

    Len Pasquarelli

    From the new rage in contracts to new concerns in Indy to the old guard wondering what went wrong, Len Pasquarelli covers it all in his Tip Sheet notes.

    Story | Conversation | June 01, 2007
  13. Browns' jinx continues: Steinbach has appendectomy

    Len Pasquarelli

    As he continues to mull over the Cleveland Browns' possible first-round selection with the third overall pick in the 2007 draft, star-crossed general manager Phil Savage might want to consider tabbing an exorcist with the franchise's top pick.

    Story | Conversation | April 19, 2007
  14. Would Texans take Bush now?

    Len Pasquarelli

    It's obviously too early to pass judgment on rookies, but Len Pasquarelli explores what the top 10 picks in the draft might look like if it was held today.

    Story | Conversation | September 15, 2006
  15. Barlow trade makes Gore Niners' top running back

    Len Pasquarelli

    The trade that sent Kevan Barlow to the Jets makes Frank Gore the top man in the 49ers' backfield.

    Story | Conversation | August 21, 2006
  16. Raiders add depth at linebacker, sign Thomas

    Len Pasquarelli

    Demonstrating their typical interest in former first-round draft choices whose careers might still be salvaged, the Oakland Raiders have signed free agent linebacker Robert Thomas, the top pick of the St. Louis Rams in the 2002 draft.

    Story | Conversation | May 07, 2006