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  1. Alabama's Greatest Players: 10 football stars who aren't on the list of 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Alabama Live

    ... three NFL seasons in which he ran for at least 1,300 yards, including 2004, when he went to the Pro Bowl. JaMarcus Russell: The quarterback is remembered for being the No. 1 pick in the 2007 NFL Draft, signing a big contract with the Oakland Raiders ...

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  2. Al Davis and playoff foibles mark the best and worst of the Oakland RaidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | CBS Sports

    ... 40-yard dash (hello, Darius Hayward-Bey!) and/or quarterbacks that had the best arm strength (what's up, JaMarcus Russell?). That view would miss a lot of what Davis contributed to the history of the team. Davis joined the Raiders as the team's head ...

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  3. NFL: Athletes First "Open Letter" Agent Misses The PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | NFLSpinZone

    ... the board room to the NFL gridiron. There's little doubt tremendous progress has been made since NFL bust JaMarcus Russell's snagged that $61 million rookie contract (via Spotrac) with $32 million guaranteed. More money finds its way to veterans and ...

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  4. NFL: 5 Players On Bargain Contracts in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | NFLSpinZone

    For all the headlines regarding exorbitant guaranteed money given to historic busts such as JaMarcus Russell , there are an abundance of player contracts that work out well for individual franchises. For every Ndamukong Suh or Jay Cutler in the $120 million range, there's a Russell Wilson earning Pro Bowl honors and winning Super Bowls on a third-round, rookie contract.

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  5. Who are the best QBs from Alabama high schools? Check out AL.com's Great 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Alabama Live

    Kenny Stabler vs. Jameis Winston. Bart Starr against Pat Sullivan. Pat Trammell and Condredge Holloway; AJ McCarron and JaMarcus Russell.

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  6. Raiders have not had same quarterback, head coach two straight seasons in very long timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Silver And Black Pride

    ... Palmer 2011: Hue Jackson, Jason Campbell /Carson Palmer 2010: Tom Cable, Jason Campbell 2009: Tom Cable, JaMarcus Russell / Bruce Gradkowski 2008: Lane Kiffin/Tom Cable, JaMarcus Russell 2007: Lane Kiffin, Josh McCown /Dante Culpepper 2006: Art ...

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  7. This explains why Shilique Calhoun rookie deal is last remaining for RaidersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Silver And Black Pride

    ... the top were signed. It was cause for a great many holdouts such as Raiders former number one overall pick JaMarcus Russell's holdout lasted into his rookie season in 2008 along with current Raiders receiver Michael Crabtree who was selected by the ...

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  8. Worst Dolphins jersey to ownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | The Phinsider

    ... Matt Flynn, the Tennessee Titans' Randy Moss, the Kansas City Chiefs' Todd Blackledge, the Oakland Raiders' JaMarcus Russell, and the SAn Diego Chargers' Ryan Leaf. Yeah, I own that number eight jersey, just as a painful reminder of not signing Drew ...

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  9. Number 2 probably most embarrassing Raiders jersey to own, but think you can top it?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Silver And Black Pride

    ... for the most embarrassing Raiders jersey would be a number two (apologies to Leo Araguz). Mostly because of JaMarcus Russell but if you somehow got ahold of an Aaron Brooks or a Terrelle Pryor jersey, those may actually be worse. At least Russell ...

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  10. NFL: Prospect of 'Las Vegas Raiders' has Utah football fans fired upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... e team they love move closer to them had Gerber and his friends smiling like they'd been given a do-over on JaMarcus Russell.

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  11. NFL: Prospect of 'Las Vegas Raiders' has Utah football fans fired upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... e team they love move closer to them had Gerber and his friends smiling like they'd been given a do-over on JaMarcus Russell.

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  12. Cardale to BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | CBS Sports

    ... a developmental option whose final draft grade will be determined by his pre-draft process." Comparison : "JaMarcus Russell, ex-Raiders QB -- Jones is physically impressive with the size, build and arm strength that instantly draws comparisons to ...

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  13. NFL Draft Day 1 slides have silver lining, says Brady QuinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Newsday

    ... at the top of that draft needed quarterbacks. The Raiders, picking No. 1 overall, took LSU quarterback JaMarcus Russell. The Cleveland Browns took offensive lineman Joe Thomas third overall. The Dolphins, the final team in the top 10 that needed a ...

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  14. NFL draft 101: A guide for the casual fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... the draft, his career never panned out. He played just three lackluster seasons in the NFL. Quarterback JaMarcus Russell was the No. 1 overall pick in 2007. He played just three seasons with the Raiders, throwing 23 interceptions to just 18 ...

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  15. For the casual fan, what you need to know about the NFL draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Daily Camera

    ... the draft, his career never panned out. He played just three lackluster seasons in the NFL. Quarterback JaMarcus Russell was the No. 1 overall pick in 2007. He played just three seasons with the Raiders, throwing 23 interceptions to just 18 ...

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  16. NFL Draft 2016: How Big Ten quarterbacks rank including much-critiqued Christian HackenbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | PennLive.com

    ... of Cardale Jones he's big, he's got the cannon arm, he doesn't act very astute about his craft and scream "JaMarcus Russell!" That's the noted flop from Louisiana State who was drafted with the No. 1 overall pick in 2007 by the Raiders and busted ...

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  17. Sports Commentary: First pick in the draft not always the bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Williamson Herald

    ... the right choice. There could be a future Peyton Manning in this draft class. There could also be a future JaMarcus Russell hearing his name called first, as the Oakland Raiders' bust did in the 2007 draft. Russell physically looked like Superman. ...

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  18. JaMarcus Russell Seeking Second Chance at NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... the NFL Draft says he would play "for free" in an effort to get his second chance at professional football. JaMarcus Russell, who was selected first overall in the 2007 NFL Draft out of Louisiana State University, went just 7-18 in 25 starts in the ...

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  19. Another NFL Comeback Attempt For JaMarcus Russell?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | StarPulse.com

    After arguably being one of the biggest draft busts in NFL history, ESPN has reported that former No. 1 overall pick in 2007, JaMarcus Russell, said that he wants to make a comeback attempt and play "for free."

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  20. JaMarcus RussellRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | The Washington Post

    JaMarcus Russell was the overall No. 1 pick in 2007, and if NFL fans did a draft for all-time draft busts, he might well go No.

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