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NEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 16: Matt Flynn #15 of the Oakland Raiders is sacked by Will Smith #91 of the New Orleans Saints during a preseason game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on August 16, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Matt Flynn Hopes His NFL Travels End In Oakland

Fans of the Oakland Raiders know the phrase “quarterback competition” almost more than any other in the English language. That is no different for the 2013 season, but Matt Flynn hopes that the competition ends his well-traveled career and ends with him.

08/27/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - NOVEMBER 06: Lance Moore #16 of the New Orleans Saints pulls in this touchdown reception against E.J. Biggers #31 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on November 6, 2011 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Finally A Starter, Lance Moore Is Dancing It Up For The New Orleans Saints

Lance Moore is one of those players that understands what it means to pay your dues in the world of professional football. Now, after eight years in the league, he is going to be a starting wide received for the New Orleans Saints, and it is totally deserved.

08/17/2013

JACKSONVILLE, FL - DECEMBER 23: Stevan Ridley #22 of the New England Patriots is tackled by Paul Posluszny #51 of the Jacksonville Jaguars during the game at EverBank Field on December 23, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Stevan Ridley Has Fought Through Crowds To Be The Patriots’ Featured Back

Steven Ridley always knew that he was talented and had the drive to be a star in the NFL. He knew it wouldn’t be easy though, and his path to being a starter for the New England Patriots was a long road with a lot of others standing in his way.

08/01/2013

Kendall Hunter

Kendall Hunter Is Part Of the Best One-Two Punch In The League

When the 49ers drafted Kendall Hunter in the 4th round of the 2011 draft, they got a player who is trusted carrying the ball when Frank Gore is not on the field. This is a lot of trust to give a player who is just in his 2nd year. Hunter has continued to improve each week and is poised to take over the full time job when Frank Gore eventually calls it quits.

11/21/2012

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Richard Seymour’s Career Journey Has Him Leading The Raiders’ Defense

Richard Seymour has seen a lot during his long time in the NFL, but now he sees a lot of younger players looking up to him for advice and leadership.

10/23/2012

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Shane Lechler: The Unsung Hero Of The Oakland Raiders

If someone asked you to name the top five quarterbacks of all-time, you’d get many different answers. If asked the top five NFL punters, you might get some confused looks. But despite not showing up in box scores, Shane Lechler has made a great case for being one of those elite men who can give his team an advantage when it comes to field position.

10/02/2012

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Colin Kaepernick: A Glimpse Into the Future

Colin Keapernick made his presence felt in last week’s win over the New York Jets. He size and speed put him in the same conversation with Cam Newton and Tim Tebow, but he is still far from earning a starting role in this league. He is on the right team with the right coach and will have a chance to show what he is made of eventually.

10/02/2012

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Carson Palmer Is Coming Of Age As Leader Of The Oakland Raiders

Carson Palmer almost had his career cut short by an unmovable president that was not willing to compromise on a deal. With that situation finally settled, Palmer has moved on to Oakland and is flourishing as leader of the Raiders.

09/25/2012

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Kyle Williams Has Resiliency

The man known for his two fumbles on punt returners in last years NFC Championship Game has returned this season to prove that he is able to contribute at the NFL level. Throughout his entire life he has had to work hard and earn his spot and after a great preseason is a bright spot on a team that is constantly looking for their next play maker.

09/25/2012

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Sebastian Janikowski: The MVP Kicker Of The Oakland Raiders

Oakland Raiders kicker Sebastian Janikowski was the 17th overall pick in the first round of the 2000 NFL Draft. He is one a four players in NFL history to make a 63-yard field goal.

09/18/2012

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Vernon Davis Is A Superstar And A Role Model

Vernon Davis has always been gifted, but until recently he had a “me first” attitude that was holding him back on the field. Thanks to the help of former coach Mike Singletary, Davis has matured into a role model in the community and has continued to flourish on the field. He had a record-breaking postseason last year and will play a huge role in the team’s future success.

09/18/2012

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Marcel Reece: A Versatile And Fast Fullback For Your Oakland Raiders

A profile of Raiders fullback Marcel Reece, his history with the Raiders and noted highlights with the team and collegiately.

09/12/2012

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