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  1. RaiderDamus' Friday Foretelling: Raiders vs. LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Silver And Black Pride

    ... draft" one of the first results is some bullshit story about how Matt Millen warned Al Davis not to draft Jamarcus Russell. However, if you think Millen wouldn't have taken Russell for the Lions, whose last decent QB prior to that was Bobby Layne, ...


  2. Oakland Raiders Rumors: Calvin Johnson Would Be a Great FitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Rant Sports

    ... side note that the Raiders can rectify one of their bigger draft mistakes, as they took quarterback JaMarcus Russell No. 1 overall in 2007 while Johnson went second overall to Detroit. But leaving that aside Johnson is a great fit for Oakland, even ...


  3. Worst NFL contracts: The 25 most dubious everRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | ESPN

    ... of these payout figures is ESPN's roster management system database. a No rookie contracts were considered. JaMarcus Russell was a bad draft pick , not a bad contract. He was paid the going rate for the No. 1 overall selection at that time. a ...


  4. 'Looks like my hunting season is over': Saints sign ex-Lsu QB Matt...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 8 | The Advocate

    ... 2003-2007, where he redshirted his first year and then spent the next three holding on kicks and serving as JaMarcus Russell's backup. It wasn't until 2007 that he finally became the starter and he led LSU to the BCS National Championship by beating ...


  5. TemeculaRAIDERS-CHARGERS: Longtime rivalry stirs passion of die-hard fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... Football League days, haven't won a Super Bowl title. But what have the Raiders done lately? Remember JaMarcus Russell in a knit cap? How about the parade of coaches with losing records since Jon Gruden left town? "You wanna know how much I hate the ...


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

    Oct 2, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Oct 1, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Oct 1, 2015 | 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.


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

    Sep 28, 2015 | 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

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

    Sep 26, 2015 | 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, ...


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

    Sep 25, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 23, 2015 | 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, ...


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

    Sep 23, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 20, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 15, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 14, 2015 | 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 .


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

    Sep 12, 2015 | 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, ...


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

    Sep 11, 2015 | 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 ...


  19. 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 ...


  20. 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.