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Jim Otto, Pro Football Hall of Fame known as 'Mr. Raider,' dead at 86

Jim Otto, the Pro Football Hall of Fame center known as “Mr. Raider,” has died, the Las Vegas Raiders announced Sunday. He was 86. The Raiders put a statement out on X. The cause of death was not immediately known. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM Jim Otto leads the Oakland Raiders offensive line. (MediaNews Group/Oakland Tribune via …

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NFL mock draft: Nick Wright has Bears pair Caleb Williams, Marvin Harrison Jr.

The 2024 NFL Draft is just a week away. As teams prepare to make their picks, Nick Wright of “First Things First” released his third mock draft on Monday. Here’s Wright’s latest mock draft, with updated odds via FanDuel Sportsbook. 2024 NFL Draft prospect rankings | Top 10 QB prospects | Top 10 RB prospects | Top 10 WR prospects …

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Raiders' Jack Jones goes scorched Earth on Patriots fans

Las Vegas Raiders cornerback Jack Jones took a shot at fans of his former team on social media on Sunday as he appeared to put the past truly behind him. Jones came on strong for the Patriots in his rookie season, recording two interceptions, including one for a touchdown during the 2022 season. In 2023, Jones was waived in the …

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Derek Carr has 'gone downhill' since Jon Gruden left Raiders, former NFL GM says

Derek Carr nearly got the New Orleans Saints back to the playoffs in 2023 in his first season as their starting quarterback after spending nine years with the Las Vegas Raiders. But in the days since the Raiders parted ways with head coach Jon Gruden over a leaked email scandal, the team’s former general manager Mike Mayock hasn’t been impressed. …

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NFL running back Kenyan Drake supports controversial rule change, points to 2021 injury

NFL running back Kenyan Drake appeared to be one of the few who supported the league in banning hip-drop tackles on Monday. Drake wrote on X that it was because of the tackling technique that he lost a handful of games during the 2021 season when he was in his first year with the Las Vegas Raiders. He reposted the …

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Carmen Cavalli, member of Raiders' inaugural team, dead at 86

Carmen Cavalli, a former Raiders defensive end and a member of the franchise’s first team in Oakland, has died, the team announced in a statement Friday. He was 86. Cavalli, who was selected in the inaugural American Football League Draft after playing at the University of Richmond, died Wednesday, surrounded by his family, according to an obituary posted online. A …

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Rams' Jimmy Garoppolo reveals suspension resulted from last year's fumbling of NFL's therapeutic use exemption

Former San Francisco 49ers and Las Vegas Raiders starting quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is expected to once again be a backup quarterback in 2024. But Garoppolo will not be eligible to suit up for his new team, the Los Angeles Rams, when the season kicks off. The two-time Super Bowl winner will serve a two-game suspension for violating the league’s performance-enhancing …

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