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Ravens Sign Rolando McClain To One-Year Deal

The Baltimore Ravens on Tuesday agreed to terms with former Oakland Raiders linebacker Ronaldo McClain. Just last week he got released and now has a new home. Rolando McClain agreed in principle with Ravens, to be precise. He'll make the deal final on Friday with a physical in Baltimore — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 10, 2013 In 2010 he got taken no.8 overall in the NFL draft and was a major contributor especially against the run for the Alabama Crimson Tide. 
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Happy Trails For Raiders ILB Rolando McClain

The Oakland Raiders have cut ties with inside linebacker Ronaldo McClain. It is not a surprise as there were rumors swirling for weeks about his release. At one point he was going to anchor the Raiders defense and considered a good selection at no.8 in the 2010 NFL . He was one of the most recognizable stars of the Alabama Crimson Tide team that won the BCS National Championship and yet he was nothing more than a disappointment. During his time with
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Raiders Land QB Flynn, Trade Palmer To Cardinals

After the Oakland Raiders completed the trade to bring in quarterback Matt Flynn from the Seattle Seahawks it meant looking ahead and finding another trade partner to take on the contract of Carson Palmer. It was announced today that he was sent to the Arizona Cardinals. The Cardinals not only got Palmer received a 2013 seventh-round pick from the Raiders as well sent over in the deal was a a 2013 sixth-round pick and a conditional
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Oakland Raiders: Matt Flynn Arrives In Oakland

Monday morning Oakland Raiders acquired quarterback Matt Flynn from the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for a fifth-round draft pick in 2014 and a "conditional" late-round pick in 2015. There were plenty of rumors swirling around last week on the Oakland Raiders  quarterback situation. What started the chain of events Carson Palmer not willing to take a pay cut. Reports continue to pile-in on how the team felt about Terrel Pryor and the possibilities of the Raiders having "legitimate" interest in Matt Flynn. This became more evident when the Jacksonville
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2013 NFL Free Agency: Falcons Land DE Osi Umenyiora

Finally the deal goes down the Atlanta Falcons have acquired defensive-end Osi Umenyiora, formerly of the Giants to a two-year, $8.5 million contract. The contract was dealt back and forth for almost a week now and contains another $3.5 million with incentives The Miami Dolphins were the other team that was in the mix and made him an offer but with a home Atlanta he didn’t shy away from the Falcons offer on the table
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2013 NFL Free Agency: Ravens sign FS Michael Huff

The Baltimore Ravens continue to rebuild their defense by agreeing to terms on a three-year, $6 million contract with former Oakland Raiders safety Michael Huff. During the 2012 season the athletics safety voluntarily moved to cornerbact and in 2013 will replace Ed Reed. Huff's experience allows for young safties Christian Thompson and Emanuel Cook to learn and not get thrown into the mix too soon. Only other move so far was to re-sign veteran James Ihedigbo. In 2006 he got taken as the seventh overall
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Oakland Raiders: QB Carson Palmer Could Shortly Be Released

On Monday evening reports came out that stated Oakland Raiders starting quarterback Carson Palmer is "highly unlikely to restructure his current contract," which puts his time with the organization close to an end. His unwillingness to negotiate signifies that the Raiders options are to keep him and his $13 million contract or release him. At 33-years of age he's not worth such a large contract and it also opens up
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2013 NFL Free Agency: Titans Sign Former Ravens Safety Bernard Pollard

Thursday morning the Tennessee Titans agreed to terms with former Baltimore Ravens veteran strong safety Bernard Pollard to a one-year deal. Pollard is the one of the most fearsome hitters in the  NFL. As he led the Ravens in tackles in 2012 with 98 while also recording two sacks and one interception. He plays with a physical intensity at 6'1" and 228 pounds. In his career he has registered 584 tackles, nine sacks, nine interceptions and 13 forced fumbles so
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Raiders Continue To Do Work, Sign DT Vance Walker And Receive Compensation Pick

The Oakland Raiders signed Vance Walker formerly of the Atlanta Falcons. He's a defensive tackle and is the latest addition to the defense for general manager Reggie McKenzie. As for Walker he played in all 16 games in 2012 and started eight of  those games, which is a career high. Also, set personal bests with 32 tackles (21 solo), three sacks and forced one fumble. He's 6'2" 305 pounds and adds depth on the defensive front line. Overall
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2013 NFL Free Agency : Saints Add Help To Their Secondary, Sign CB Keenan Lewis

The New Orleans Saints announced on Thursday that they have signed unrestricted free agent CB Keenan Lewis to a five-year contract.  The announcement was made by Saints’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis. “We are excited to be able to add a player of Keenan’s ability to our defense,” Loomis said.  “He was a top free agent target for us and I know that he is very excited to be