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

    8 hrs ago | 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 ...

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  2. 8 teams that suffered most quarterback misery since 2005Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | 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 ...

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

    Wednesday Aug 12 | 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.

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  4. 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 ...

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  5. Power rankings: QBs drafted No. 1 overallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | NFL

    ... to record a single playoff appearance. Bradford is one of them. The other four? Not exactly elite company: JaMarcus Russell, David Carr and Tim Couch. Draft: 1990 Team: Indianapolis Colts George played 12 seasons with five different teams -- though ...

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  6. Why Oakland Raiders' 2014 Draft Class Is the Foundation of FranchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... would say outside linebacker Khalil Mack was a can't-miss pick, but the same was said about quarterback JaMarcus Russell when he was the consensus No. 1 overall pick in the 2007 draft. Obviously, top-five picks aren't always a given in terms of ...

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  7. Can Marcus Mariota win by losing fight over offset clause?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | ESPN

    ... one quarterback drafted in the top 10 in the past 10 years has failed to play out his rookie contract -- JaMarcus Russell was drafted first overall by the Raiders in 2007. While the Jaguars, Lions and Rams seem not to care, most teams in the league ...

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  8. Marcus Mariota, Titans locked in useless contract staredownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | New York Post

    ... 22 pick in 2012, was cut by Cleveland after two seasons before joining Dallas. Former No. 1 overall pick JaMarcus Russell was cut by the Raiders within his first four years, but never landed with another team. Jameis Winston, the only player taken ...

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  9. With Weapons At WR, Derek Carr Could Have Breakout 2015 For Oakland RaidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Rant Sports

    The Oakland Raiders have been looking for a franchise quarterback for quite some time. Rich Gannon was the last Raiders QB to have any type of success - both in the win column and statistically - with guys such as JaMarcus Russell , Terrelle Pryor and Jason Campbell failing to have sustained, or any, success at the helm.

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  10. Teams That Should Trade For GlennonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | WDAE-AM Tampa

    ... ball-Reference.com, claims the last No. 1 overall pick to sit Week 1 of his rookie season was the notorious JaMarcus Russell of the Raiders.:

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  11. Five worst team draft classes of last 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | NFL

    ... last 10 years (2005-2014) that really fell short of expectations. >> Team draft history >> Draft class: QB JaMarcus Russell (Round 1), TE Zach Miller (Round 2), DE Quentin Moses (Round 3), OT Mario Henderson (Round 3), WR Johnnie Lee Higgins (Round ...

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  12. Amari Cooper, Derek Carr Rank In Top 25 of NFL May Jersey SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | JustBlogBaby

    ... when it comes to jersey sales, each member of the Raider Nation having a regrettable jersey purchase (JaMarcus Russell, Terrelle Pryor, Rolando McClain anyone?) in their collection attesting to the fact that fans of the Silver and Black are quick to ...

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  13. Raiders QB Derek Carr sidelined in offseason workoutsRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... pt were the lowest in the NFL and the second-worst mark ever posted by a Raiders quarterback, ahead of only JaMarcus Russell's 5.23 yards per attempt in 2009.

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  14. What's Wrong With Derek Carr? QB Sidelined During Offseason WorkoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... pt were the lowest in the NFL and the second-worst mark ever posted by a Raiders quarterback, ahead of only JaMarcus Russell's 5.23 yards per attempt in 2009.

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  15. People Are Not Usually This Eager To Discuss CrabsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | 12th Man Rising

    ... re-tests). Michael Smith of ESPN believes an article written about Winston has a racist source because JaMarcus Russell was mentioned as a comparison to Jameis by an anonymous executive. With all due respect to Smith, this time the race card was the ...

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  16. 2015 NFL Draft Order: Day 2 List of Picks and PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... tracker, as well as predictions for the biggest moves that will be made on Day 2 from Chicago. -Bey and JaMarcus Russell were top-10 picks in a three-year span, so it's no wonder the franchise has had trouble winning games for a long time. Cooper at ...

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  17. NFL Draft 2015: How much each first-round pick will be paidRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... the NFL took a former Alabama prep star with the No. 1 pick in 2007, former Williamson High School star JaMarcus Russell missed all of training camp and the first game of his rookie season because of contract negotiations. Russell landed a six-year, ...

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  18. JaMarcus Russell heads list of draft busts this centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | WOIO

    His size, skill and natural talent made the former LSU quarterback an easy choice for the No. 1 overall pick by the Oakland Raiders in 2007.

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  19. Look for Patriots to fill a need at cornerback in NFL draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    No NFL team wants to draft another JaMarcus Russell. His size, skill and natural talent made the former LSU quarterback an easy choice for the No.

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  20. JaMarcus Russell heads list of NFL draft busts this centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Daily Camera

    Oakland Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell hands off to running back Michael Bush in the fourth quarter in their 20-19 win over the Denver Broncos at Invesco Field at Mile High on Dec. 20, 2009. His size, skill and natural talent made the former LSU quarterback an easy choice for the No.

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