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  1. Raiders better off than BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Windy City Gridiron

    ... Gannon or Jeff George. Then they fell apart. Out came Norv Turner, Art Shell, Lane Kiffin, Andrew Walter , Jamarcus Russell and on and on. The Raiders have been the poster child for ineptitude, especially when it comes to hiring coaches (nine in 14 ...


  2. Why the Oakland Raiders are Making the NFL Playoffs in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | NFLSpinZone

    ... franchise who has lost 10 or more games in 10 out of the last 12 seasons. The same franchise who drafted JaMarcus Russell over Calvin Johnson and Adrian Peterson. How can the Raiders even be taken seriously? Well to start, this is definitely not the ...


  3. At Least Kirk Cousins Isn't JaMarcus Russell, Or Is He?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 1 | CBS Local

    SEPTEMBER 20: Quarterback Kirk Cousins #8 of the Washington Redskins drops back to pass in the first quarter of a game against the St. Louis Rams at FedExField on September 20, 2015 in Landover, Maryland. Quarterback JaMarcus Russell was taken number one overall by the Oakland Raiders in the 2007 NFL draft.


  4. The Raiders May Be BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 28 | CBS Local

    ... into the 2015 season. For the last decade the Raiders have been the obvious choice. They drafted poorly (JaMarcus Russell, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Robert Gallery etca ) they had a crazy owner who may or may not have been senile later in life and the ... 2 comments

  5. Browns QB Josh McCown eager for 2nd chance; coaches, teammates...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 26 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... it well." Coordinator John DeFilippo watched McCown deal with a similar scenario in Oakland in 2007 when JaMarcus Russell was the No. 1 overall pick. "He will handle it like a total pro," DeFilippo said. "I pulled him aside yesterday and told him, ...


  6. Kirk Cousins continues to throw interceptions at an alarming rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 25 | MSNBC

    ... passes and 24 interceptions. Cousins also throws interceptions at a worse rate than Raiders draft bust JaMarcus Russell: Cousins and Russell both have 23 career interceptions, but Russell threw 166 more passes than Cousins has thrown. Washington ...


  7. Raiders will face Josh McCown, not Johnny Manziel, in ClevelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 23 | SFGate

    ... waiting in the wings and people waiting on that guy to play and wanting that guy to play." That guy was JaMarcus Russell, in Oakland. McCown shared playing time with the 2007 No. 1 overall pick, starting the first three games and the last six, ...


  8. Browns, Raiders setting standard for futilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 23 | ESPN

    ... latest to try to end the futility. Raiders : Rich Gannon, Kerry Collins, Andrew Walter, Daunte Culpepper, JaMarcus Russell, Jason Campbell, Carson Palmer , Terrelle Pryor, Derek Carr . This list isn't as troubling as what Cleveland has gone through ...


  9. Injured safety Woodson sets tough exampleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 20 | SFGate

    ... the game-winning touchdown in the final minute of regulation for the first time since Dec. 20, 2009, when JaMarcus Russell connected with Chaz Schilens with 35 seconds to go. a Oakland is the first team since the merger to win in regulation despite ...


  10. Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford Needs To Read Defenses BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 15 | Rant Sports

    ... the mental game is what distinguishes the average from the elite. Remember former Oakland Raiders QB JaMarcus Russell and his mammoth arm strength? If anyone doesn't, it's because his lethargic work ethic and pedestrian football IQ booted him out of ...


  11. Lovie on Winston: 'Jameis didn't play well'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 14 | NFL

    ... day, the only time the No. 2 selection had earned a victory was when Calvin Johnson 's Detroit Lions bested JaMarcus Russell and the Oakland Raiders .


  12. David White: Hey, Raiders, how about Commitment to Mediocrity in 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 12 | The Fresno Bee

    ... out of the Raiders' social circle. Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III is just a skinny version of JaMarcus Russell, he of the famously underactive thyroid. Seattle holdout Kam Chancellor can't hold pocket change to Hall of Famer Marcus Allen, ...


  13. Miller: NFL QB toughest position in pro sports, as Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston will learnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 11 | The Wave

    ... Tim Couch and Akili Smith and David Carr and for every Brady there's Joey Harrington and Vince Young and JaMarcus Russell. History makes it easy to predict little even from a name as big as Johnny Manziel. In fact, history practically demands ...


  14. Raiders Countdown to Kickoff: 5: Who wore it best, who's wearing it nowRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2015 | Silver And Black Pride

    ... guys like that. Gradkowski's savior status was multiplied being that he took over for colossal NFL bust, JaMarcus Russell. Gradkowski came in and won his very first start as a Raider, beating the Bengals 20-17. Two weeks later, he had a spectacular ...


  15. Raiders Countdown to Kickoff: 6: Who wore it best, who's wearing it nowRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2015 | Silver And Black Pride

    ... f cuts. Prior to that... Pryor. Terrelle Pryor, that is, wore the number 6 until the coaching staff let the JaMarcus Russell stink wear off the number 2 and Pryor switched to that number for the 2013 season.


  16. 2012 NFL Draft: Ryan Tannehill a 'reach' among draft bustsRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2015 | The Phinsider

    ... for franchise QBs, teams are prone to reach for signal-callers, as the Raiders did when they drafted Jamarcus Russell first overall in 2007. Needless to say, with only 19 starts under his belt, a 12-7 record as a starter and 21 career interceptions, ...


  17. Oakland Raiders: Young core will excite in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2015 | NFLSpinZone

    ... the past two seasons, the Raiders have been drafting much better than their years of drafting players like JaMarcus Russell and Darrius Heyward-Bey . The quarterback situation in Oakland has been a mess in their years of struggles, and in the 2014 ...


  18. 8 teams that suffered most quarterback misery since 2005Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... pain. The highlights: 16 quarterbacks in 10 seasons. The forgettable Andrew Walter era. The unforgettable JaMarcus Russell trainwreck. Evidence that even eight years ago, teams gave McCown money to be their mediocre quarterback. The Raiders' rolodex ...


  19. Ex-Giants QB Lornezen tells Jets he's availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... eak his own previous record of 275 pounds. The next-heaviest QB? That would be former Raiders signal-caller JaMarcus Russell, who was listed at 265 pounds during each of his three seasons.


  20. Sam Bradford's Return is One of NFL's Best StorylinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | InsideTheIggles

    ... paid millions of dollars and not having immediate success, just ask former Oakland Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell . Yet that isn't the case with Bradford, he's almost like the Rocky Balboa of the NFL. Except he's tearing ligaments in his knees ...