7:42 a.m.: These teams are primed to get some salary-cap room.
Six teams are picking up cap space this Friday as a result of prior Post-June 1 designated releases:— Field Yates (@FieldYates) May 31, 2023
Some extra spending power soon available.
12:48 p.m.: Another guard will soon be on the market for the Raiders to consider.
Commanders expected to release former All-Pro guard Andrew Norwell once he passes physical, per @TomPelisserohttps://t.co/HPya6X4EoS pic.twitter.com/n40Q69qEC2— Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL) May 30, 2023
7:21 a.m.: The Chiefs are heavy in the DeAndre Hopkins race.
Update: The #Chiefs and #Bills are in an ‘Arms Race’ for free-agent WR DeAndre Hopkins.https://t.co/LgCkXXt1mu— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) May 30, 2023
10:07 a.m.: There is a big-name receiver on the open market. I’d doubt the Raiders will be in the mix. But Kansas City might and that would be scary.
We have released Deandre Hopkins. pic.twitter.com/POnAb3uhWH— Arizona Cardinals (@AZCardinals) May 26, 2023
6:34 a.m.: Tight end Michael Mayer was on the radar of the Jets at No. 15. He ended up being a steal to the Raiders at No. 35.
Inside the #Jets Draft Room: Many believed the team was targeting OT Broderick Jones but got scooped by the #Steelers, it apparently wasn't the case.— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) May 26, 2023
GM Joe Douglas: "1. McDonald, 2. Mayer, 3. Broderick."
Douglas then predicted that the #Patriots will trade out with the… pic.twitter.com/4inieuJ4Gh
4:55 p.m.: Davante Adams, the Raiders, the Chiefs and two others have been named in a civil lawsuit stemming from the Week 5 Monday Night Football game where Adams pushed a cameraman to the ground, according to the Kansas City Star.
11:39 a.m.: This won’t calm the Hunter Renfrow trade speculation.
#Raiders who I don't see at practice:— Tashan Reed (@tashanreed) May 25, 2023
- QB Jimmy Garoppolo
- RB Josh Jacobs
- WR Hunter Renfrow
- OT Justin Herron
- Edge Tyree Wilson
- S Tre'von Moehrig
7:16 a.m.: Former Raiders’ star tight end Darren Waller is impressing his coach in New York.
Brian Daboll on new TE Darren Waller: "He's a true pro. He's been really good for us."— Big Blue View (@bigblueview) May 25, 2023
7:08 a.m.: The Raiders sat out a key vote at the NFL owners’ meeting.
The vote on the kickoff touchback rule was 26-5-1, per sources. The Ravens, Patriots, Bengals, Bears and Lions voted against it, and the Raiders abstained. The proposal wasn't close to passing Monday. Roger Goodell lobbied hard for it overnight, and flipped a bunch of teams.— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) May 24, 2023
10:46 a.m.: A first look at Derek Carr in a Saints’ helmet.
First look at new #Saints QB Derek Carr in team OTAs pic.twitter.com/m5EDuyrae5— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) May 23, 2023
10:28 a.m.: This is awesome, Foster Moreau.
#Saints TE Foster Moreau was not only present but participating today, running routes, catching passes. Everything. Two months after his Hodgkin’s Lymphoma diagnosis. Awesome. pic.twitter.com/lqtjZWIFLP— Ross Jackson (@RossJacksonNOLA) May 23, 2023
8:39 a.m.: Special teams will look a bit different.
NFL approved new touchback rule. Fair catches on kickoffs to the 25-yard line. pic.twitter.com/e9WdTT1Eud— Jeremy Fowler (@JFowlerESPN) May 23, 2023
7:17 a.m.: This is cool.
Announcing the expansion of the NFL’s Global Markets Program!— NFL (@NFL) May 23, 2023
21 teams across 14 markets now have access to grow their fan bases around the world in long-term strategic effort to enable clubs to build their brands globally. pic.twitter.com/8GNbM0Ph7B
6:41 a.m.: A key AFC West player has resolved his issues for the 2023 season.
After an off-season in which he requested to be traded, star RB Austin Ekeler is staying in LA and having close to $2 million in incentives added to his deal for this season, per source.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 23, 2023
Win-win: Chargers keep their RB and Ekeler will be a free agent after this season at age 28. pic.twitter.com/UYF2h9rSWq
12:43 p.m.: Raiders’ owner Mark Davis is excited about the Thursday night flex idea.
#Raiders owner Mark Davis told @JarrettBell he is against flex-scheduling for TNF ... and he took a little jab at the Chargers while explaining why:— Ari Meirov (@MySportsUpdate) May 22, 2023
“If you have a Raiders-Chargers game in Las Vegas scheduled for a Thursday and all of the fans driving from Los Angeles – the… pic.twitter.com/7NuUeJJA9g
7:04 a.m.: Apparently, Josh Jacobs is changing his jersey number.
JJ8 pic.twitter.com/rIqXOi3NDn— Josh Jacobs (@iAM_JoshJacobs) May 22, 2023
6:47 a.m.: The Raiders are one of 20 teams starting OTAs today.
Organized team activities kick off for 20 NFL teams todayhttps://t.co/gt3g41Q8tx pic.twitter.com/t2zFEpdY38— Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL) May 22, 2023
12:46 p.m.: RIP to a true NFL legend, Jim Brown.
Jim Brown Forever ♾️— Cleveland Browns (@Browns) May 19, 2023
Legend. Leader. Activist. Visionary.
It’s impossible to describe the profound love and gratitude we feel for having the opportunity to be a small piece of Jim’s incredible life and legacy. We mourn his passing, but celebrate the indelible light he… pic.twitter.com/F2rrTUnsc1
The Raiders Family mourns the passing of Jim Brown. pic.twitter.com/bFKhZPEN91— Las Vegas Raiders (@Raiders) May 19, 2023
1:34 p.m.: The Raiders cut Brock Martin, a defensive end from Oklahoma State as an undrafted free agent. He was at the rookie minicamp last weekend.
#Raiders roster move:— Raiders PR (@RAIDERS_PR) May 18, 2023
- Waived DE Brock Martin
2:40 p.m.: Former Raiders’ player and scout has landed on his feet with the Steelers.
#Steelers hiring former #Raiders Southeast scout and veteran #NFL fullback Zach Crockett, according to a league source, as a Southeast area scout. Crockett is a former #Colts third-round draft pick from @Seminoles Scored 36 career touchdowns and rushed for 1,701 yards. @KPRC2— Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) May 17, 2023
2:08 p.m.: A reminder of summer fun.
#Raiders will have joint practices with #Rams in LA before second preseason game on Aug. 19 -- the week after hosting #49ers for joint practices in Vegas. https://t.co/yKR1tH4n2B— Vic Tafur (@VicTafur) May 17, 2023
12:58 p.m.: A subtle report that the Raiders may not be close to signing cornerback Marcus Peters, who visited with the team Monday.
I wouldn't go buying a Peters Raiders jersey just yet. https://t.co/RNG0tUtZSD— Vic Tafur (@VicTafur) May 17, 2023
7:28 a.m.: There is another veteran cornerback who is about to be available.
The #Steelers have informed veteran CB Ahkello Witherspoon that he’ll be released, source says. He started 7 games over the last two seasons.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 17, 2023
7:22 a.m.: There is a push for former Raiders’ receiver Martavis Bryant to be reinstated after a suspension has kept him out of the league for nearly five years.
Update: #Steelers Pro-Bowler Cam Heyward is advocating for former teammate Martavis Bryant to be reinstated into the NFL after an indefinite drug suspension that began in 2018.https://t.co/hdfwLhuAvC pic.twitter.com/YcpSQq0J1m— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) May 17, 2023
7:42 a.m.: We almost saw the Raiders begin the NFL season.
New Saints’ TE @fhmoreau speaks about beating Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and playing this season.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 16, 2023
And NFL schedule maker Mike North reveals that the Las Vegas Raiders were the other finalist for the regular-season opener vs. Chiefs.
3:59 p.m.: Third-round pick Byron Young has signed, leaving just two of the Raiders’ nine-player draft class unsigned.
We have signed third-round draft pick DT Byron Young » https://t.co/uBD9tQs1e2 pic.twitter.com/BQ7a9dxQrX— Las Vegas Raiders (@Raiders) May 15, 2023
1:27 p.m.: Kristian Wilkerson, a veteran wide receiver from Southeast Missouri State is joining the Silver and Black. The Raiders waived wide receiver Tyler Johnson in a corresponding move.
Now with #Raiders per a league source veteran wide receiver Kristian Wilkerson has previous stints with #Patriots #Colts and #Titans https://t.co/m5IofUYKA9— Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) May 15, 2023
8:39 a.m.: Offensive tackle Isaiah Wynn, who was connected to the Raiders, is off the market.
Sources: Former #Patriots first-round OT Isaiah Wynn is signing a 1-year deal with the #Dolphins, adding kept depth and competition on their O-line. Wynn has bided his time, making sure the opportunity is right for a reboot. Now, he lands in Miami. pic.twitter.com/6Frze9yYkr— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 14, 2023
8:01 a.m.: The Raiders will have a joint practice with the Rams this summer.
FYI: The @Raiders and @RamsNFL will conduct joint practices in SoCal ahead of their preseason game this summer.— Vincent Bonsignore (@VinnyBonsignore) May 12, 2023
6:15 a.m.: Here are the numbers for former Raiders’ tight end Foster Moreau in New Orleans.
New Saints TE Foster Moreau's contract includes a $3.5M signing bonus, with a base salary of $1.1M in 2023.— Field Yates (@FieldYates) May 11, 2023
With the Saints tacking on two void years, his cap charge for 2023 is just $1.8M.
A really cool story to see his healthy progress and playing in his hometown.
9:13 a.m.: Another veteran cornerback is about to be available.
The #Steelers have informed veteran CB Arthur Maulet, with them since 2021, that he’s being released, source said. An experienced CB available.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 10, 2023
6:49 a.m.: The NFL announced its International games and Black Friday game, among others, on Wednesday morning. The Raiders are not involved in any of the games.
BLACK FRIDAY FOOTBALL— NFL (@NFL) May 10, 2023
It's @MiamiDolphins vs. @nyjets to kick off the first ever Black Friday game on @NFLonPrime.
: 2023 NFL Schedule Release -- Thursday 8pm ET on @NFLNetwork pic.twitter.com/yh3PhbqYH5
Nothing like a NFC East rivalry on Christmas Day.— NFL (@NFL) May 10, 2023
: 2023 NFL Schedule Release -- Thursday 8pm ET on @NFLNetwork pic.twitter.com/9B1RUcp7Im
NFL announces five games for 2023 International Serieshttps://t.co/2T1sHzMpyr pic.twitter.com/BtQpSabEnl— Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL) May 10, 2023
Burrow vs. Mahomes Part V.— NFL (@NFL) May 10, 2023
Coming on New Year's Eve.
: 2023 NFL Schedule Release -- Thursday 8pm ET on @NFLNetwork pic.twitter.com/tKWK0bifVH
2:33 p.m.: Tackle recently cut by the Raiders lands with the Chiefs.
The #Chiefs waived DB Montrae Braswell and OT Blake Haynes, per the NFL's transactions report. They signed free-agent OT Sebastian Gutierrez, who tried out over the weekend.— Pete Sweeney (@pgsween) May 9, 2023
Gutierrez is listed at 6'5" and 308 lbs.
7:03 a.m.: Raiders’ free agent tight end Foster Moreau reportedly has an offer from the New Orleans Saints and interest from other teams as he fights cancer. Go, Foster, go.
Free-agent TE Foster Moreau, who learned that he has Hodkin's lymphoma from a free-agent visit to New Orleans, reportedly has an offer on the table from the Saints -- and interest from other teams. https://t.co/BhQ1eKX2L9— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) May 9, 2023
1:36 p.m.: No delay. The NFL schedule will be released at 5 p.m. PT Thursday.
SCHEDULE RELEASE— NFL Media (@NFLMedia) May 8, 2023
2023 @NFL schedule powered by AWS to be released Thursday, May 11 at 8p ET
3-hour Schedule Release show on @nflnetwork w/ @richeisen @ColleenWolfe @MJD @ESanders_10
Additional coverage on NFL+
Full details: https://t.co/hzQv8Hv6EL
7:42 a.m.: The NFL schedule may not be released Thursday after all.
Via @peter_king, the 2023 regular-season schedule might not be ready for a planned Thursday night release. https://t.co/vsbKVLyAw7— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) May 8, 2023
7:21 a.m.: The son of Raiders’ linebackers coach Antonio Pierce will have a chance to be signed.
BREAKING: The Las Vegas #Raiders have invited former ASU safety De’Andre Pierce to rookie minicamp, his agent Jamal Tooson tells @_MLFootball.— MLFootball (@_MLFootball) May 5, 2023
Tooson states he is excited for De’Andre who worked his butt off after a year away from football to earn this opportunity following an… pic.twitter.com/hAuAzMugPI
7:41 a.m.: The Raiders added defensive end David Ebuka Agoha to the roster through the NFL’s International Player Pathway (IPP) Program.
@NFLAfrica | @Raiders pic.twitter.com/PQatgnWsZ0— NFL (@NFL) May 4, 2023
10:46 a.m.: Here is some rookie poll money information.
With two of the top three picks, the #Texans have a whopping $105,910,734 total rookie allocation for signing their 2023 NFL Draft class — by far the most of any team, per an NFLPA memo to agents today.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) May 2, 2023
The #Seahawks, who picked at No. 5 and 20, are second at $90,369,206. pic.twitter.com/Wb9Kjjc4RD
Full list (1/2)— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) May 2, 2023
2:09 p.m.: The Raiders are making room for their undrafted free-agent class.
We have waived S Jalen Elliott and T Sebastian Gutierrez. pic.twitter.com/aIleNn4GwS— Las Vegas Raiders (@Raiders) May 1, 2023
8:31 a.m.: A Raiders’ undrafted rookie cashed in.
#Raiders deal for undrafted offensive tackle Dalton Wagner: $225,000 guaranteed, $200,000 of base salary guaranteed, $25,000 signing bonus— Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) May 1, 2023