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Rolando McClain

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 10: Rolando McClain #55 of the Oakland Raiders reacts after he tackled Curtis Brinkley #36 of the San Diego Chargers during their season opener at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on September 10, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Rolando McClain Returns To Raiders As Backup And Special Teams Player

Disgruntled Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain is back after his two-game suspension. Head coach Dennis Allen will use him as a backup to Omar Gaither and on special teams. Raiders defensive tackle Richard Seymour and cornerback Michael Huff were both limited in practice as they recover from various ailments.

12/13/2012

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 18: Lance Moore #16 of the New Orleans Saints catches a touchdown while defended by Ron Bartell #21 of the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on November 18, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Raiders Make More Roster Changes

The 3-10 Raiders continue to make roster cuts to players who aren’t performing as the front office expected. This week featured the release of cornerback Ron Bartell and the reinstatement of disgrunted linebacker Rolando McClain. There is also speculation that long-time punter Shane Lechler will not return next season given his advanced age and high salary.

12/12/2012

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Raiders Might See Return of McFadden and Goodson For First Time In Nearly A Month

Running backs Darren McFadden and Mike Goodson finally returned to practice after missing three games with high ankle sprains. They won’t see teammate Rolando McClain who has been suspended without pay for two games for conduct detrimental to the team. The Browns have various injuries but their key players should all be active this Sunday.

12/01/2012

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The Grant Napear Show – November 29, 2012

The Grant Napear Show started off with Grant talking about the Sacramento Kings possible relocation to Virginia Beach, other cities that are interested in an NBA team, Gregg Popovich and the San Antonio Spurs decision […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/29/2012

NAPA, CA - AUGUST 01: Rolando McClain #55 of the Oakland Raiders works out during the Raiders training camp at their Napa Valley Training Complex on August 1, 2010 in Napa, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Rolando McClain Might Soon Be An Ex-Raider

Troubled linebacker Rolando McClain was absent from practice Wednesday for “team related issues.” McClain has been a major disappointment and has seen his playing time drastically reduced since the first month of the season. Running backs Darren McFadden and Mike Goodson returned to practice for the first time in nearly a month.

11/29/2012

Raiders Linebacker Rolando McClain Is Troubled But Talented

Rolando McClain is a highly-paid linebacker for the Oakland Raiders. After a promising rookie season where he made the highlight reels for his body slam of St. Louis Rams receiver Danny Amendola, McClain made news for his off field problems, most notably in 2011 for allegedly threatening to kill a man and firing a gun next to his head.

11/20/2012

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Despite Numerous Injuries, Raiders Ready To Take On The Buccaneers

The Raiders have 16 players in the injury list while the Bucs have only four. But Tampa Bay is missing left guard Carl Nicks who is a big part of the Bucs offense. Can the Raiders defense exploit his absence?

11/03/2012

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Raiders Try New Cornerbacks In Practice

The Raiders are experimenting with new personnel at cornerback given their injuries to starters Ron Bartell and Shawntae Spencer. They are also trying to implement changes because their first two games have exposed gaping holes on both offense and defense.

09/20/2012

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The Grant Napear Show – August 24, 2012

Today on the Grant Napear Show, a lot of the talk was about Lance Armstrong dropping his fight with the United States Anti-Doping Agency. Grant gave his thoughts on what it means that Armstrong waved […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/26/2012

Rolando McClain of the Oakland Raiders poses for his NFL headshot circa 2011 in Oakland, California. (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Raiders Linebacker McClain Sentenced To 180 Days In Jail

Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain has been sentenced to 180 days in jail for assault and other charges stemming from a November fight in his hometown.

05/17/2012

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The Grant Napear Show – December 6, 2011

Big day today on the Grant Napear show, NBA fans from all over the world were excited to see the schedules released for all teams. Kings fans jumped at the chance to call and talk […]

12/07/2011

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Hue Jackson Talks About Raiders’ Loss To Dolphins

Oakland Raiders coach Hue Jackson joined Grant Napear on his weekly installment. Jackson talked about last week’s loss to Miami that dropped them to (7-5) and tied for first in the AFC West with Denver, […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/07/2011

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