Raiders News

  • Super Bowl play-ins at Lambeau rare yet rich events for Pack 21 Jan 2021 07:39 The Tribune - Indiana As Aaron Rodgers spoke with reporters in the wake of Green Bay’s lopsided loss at San Francisco in the NFC championship game last year, the superstar quarterback expressed an optimistic outlook for the Packers that came with one caveat. “We’ve got to get …
  • New RJ weekly offseason video series on Raiders begins 19 Jan 2021 05:21 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Vegas Nation’s Heidi Fang and Sam Gordon break down the Raiders’ offseason each week. As the Packers, Buccaneers, Chiefs and Bills compete for NFL supremacy, the Raiders are retooling, hoping to build toward the postseason after concluding their inaugural …
  • When tourists are prepared to travel again, Las Vegas will be ready 18 Jan 2021 11:30 Las Vegas Sun - Nevada The first signs of widespread tourist demand returning for Las Vegas aren’t quite visible, but several experts who track visitation trends say they’re ready to bubble up this year. The coronavirus pandemic might have crippled visitation to Las Vegas, but …
  • 'If I would have known then what I know now, I would have never stepped foot in the NFL' 17 Jan 2021 19:47 CNN Providing a touch of glamor, dance teams across the US entertain thousands of fans every week, representing their franchise in the local community. Former cheerleader Lacy Thibodeaux-Fields was the first to speak out, filing a class-action lawsuit on …
  • Five NFL free agents who could be fits for revamped Raiders defense 16 Jan 2021 11:02 Las Vegas Sun - Nevada Tony Avelar / AP Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman (25) watches from the sideline during the second half of a preseason NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. By Mike Grimala (contact) …
  • CSU-Pueblo products Ryan Jensen, Morgan Fox and Mike Pennel all took unlikely paths to NFL relevancy 16 Jan 2021 02:58 Denver Post - Colorado With the divisional playoffs this weekend, three former CSU-Pueblo players are representing the Division II football powerhouse after each taking unlikely paths to the NFL. Tampa Bay center Ryan Jensen, in his third season, didn’t have any Division I …
  • Owner of the Las Vegas Raiders to purchase MGM’s WNBA team 15 Jan 2021 19:47 Calvin Ayre MGM Resorts International and Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis played Let’s Make A Deal, and Davis won. MGM has owned the Las Vegas Aces of the WNBA since it purchased the team from Spurs Sports and Entertainment in 2017, but will soon be handing the …
  • Raiders Owner Mark Davis Is Set to Buy W.N.B.A.’s Las Vegas Aces 15 Jan 2021 02:55 The New York Times Mark Davis has agreed to buy the Las Vegas Aces of the W.N.B.A. from MGM Resorts International, a move that may raise the visibility of the team, which arrived in the city three years ago. Davis is also the owner of the N.F.L.’s Raiders, who just finished …
  • WNBA-Raiders owner Davis buying WNBA's Las Vegas Aces 14 Jan 2021 20:53 Reuters By Reuters Staff Jan 14 (Reuters) - Raiders owner Mark Davis on Thursday said he was poised to purchase the WNBA’s Las Vegas Aces from MGM Resorts International, expanding his sports footprint in the city. Davis moved the NFL’s Raiders to Las Vegas from …
  • Raiders owner Mark Davis buying WNBA’s Las Vegas Aces 14 Jan 2021 19:47 The Tribune - Indiana Mark Davis is expanding his sports empire in Las Vegas, buying the Aces from MGM Resorts International. The Raiders owner purchased the WNBA team Thursday pending approval from the league’s board of governors. The Aces moved to Las Vegas from San Antonio …
  • Today in History - Jan. 14 14 Jan 2021 07:20 SouthernMinn.com - Minnesota Today is Thursday, Jan. 14, the 14th day of 2021. There are 351 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 14, 1943, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and French General Charles de Gaulle opened a …
  • Sheldon Adelson, gaming and political force, dies at 87 13 Jan 2021 14:59 Carson Now - Nevada View the full image Sheldon Adelson / Photo courtesy of East Coast Gambler under Creative Commons Sheldon Adelson, the son of a Boston cabbie who became a billionaire and left an indelible mark on the worlds of gaming and politics, has died after a …
  • Las Vegas, the hardest-hit metro economy in America, just suffered another blow 13 Jan 2021 12:49 CNN Muoio worked as an event coordinator for a third-party electrical vendor and carefully choreographed the power needs for exhibitors, presenters and attendees at trade shows held in the massive hall. "There are very long days, and you're on your …
  • Hoop Session: Oakland's TEAM INC exclusive feature 13 Jan 2021 10:02 KRON4 - California HENDERSON, Nev. – Gus Bradley has been named as defensive coordinator of the Las Vegas Raiders, the team announced Tuesday. Bradley, who most recently served four seasons as defensive coordinator for the Los Angeles Chargers, brings 15 years of experience …
  • Adelson was driving force that brought NFL to Las Vegas 13 Jan 2021 01:29 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada It was January of 2016 when Raiders owner Mark Davis visited Las Vegas to meet with Sands Chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson about the possibility of an NFL stadium being built in Southern Nevada. Davis, at an impasse in Oakland over a new facility, was …
  • Sheldon Adelson, casino mogul and GOP donor, dies at 87 12 Jan 2021 22:12 Brandon Sun FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2016 file photo, Chief Executive of Las Vegas Sands Corporation Sheldon Adelson sits with his wife Miriam waits for the presidential debate between Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential nominee …
  • Sheldon Adelson remembered as ‘a true American patriot’ 12 Jan 2021 19:44 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman and CEO Sheldon G. Adelson, who died Monday night, was remembered Tuesday morning by leaders and others who recalled his business acumen, love of country as well as his philanthropy. — President Donald Trump said in a …
  • Sheldon Adelson, Las Vegas convention visionary and philanthropist, dies at 87 12 Jan 2021 13:59 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada Sheldon Adelson, who rose from selling newspapers on Boston street corners at age 12 to one of the most successful luxury resort developers, philanthropists and political influencers of his generation, died Monday night at his home in Malibu, California. …
  • Capitol Occupation: Attempted Coup and Inaugural Rehearsal 09 Jan 2021 15:08 OpEdNews When our Capitol building was torched by foreign invaders in 1814, it's unlikely Dolly Madison alone hoisted Washington's portrait on her back. Our iconic first president in oils, was probably saved on the backs of slaves, who our 2021 Capitol …
  • NBA expansion might be on the way. Seattle and Las Vegas want to be first in line. 08 Jan 2021 23:18 The Washington Post It was noteworthy, then, that Silver slightly changed his tune during a preseason conference call in December. “I think I’ve always said that it’s sort of the manifest destiny of the league that you expand at some point,” he said. “I would say [the …
  • Vegas Nation Blitz — Raiders 2020 season review 07 Jan 2021 21:59 Las Vegas Review-Journal - Nevada The Vegas Nation crew looks back on the Raiders inaugural 2020 season in Las Vegas. Vegas Nation host Cassie Soto is joined by Vinny Bonsignore, Le’Andre Fox, Review-Journal sports columnist Ed Graney and Vegas Nation podcast hosts Heidi Fang and Adam Hill …
  • 21 local sports predictions for 2021 07 Jan 2021 11:15 Las Vegas Sun - Nevada Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP Vegas Golden Knights’ Shea Theodore (27) is congratulated for his goal against the Vancouver Canucks during the second period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, in …
  • Raiders' Josh Jacobs arrested on DUI charge in Las Vegas: report 04 Jan 2021 22:09 Fox News Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. Las Vegas Raiders running back Josh Jacobs was reportedly arrested on a DUI charge early Monday. Jacobs was arrested near McCarran International Airport after a single-car …
  • Raiders’ Josh Jacobs arrested for DUI after airport crash 04 Jan 2021 21:54 New York Post Las Vegas Raiders running back Josh Jacobs was arrested Monday morning for suspicion of driving while impaired following a single-car accident near McCarran Airport, FOX-5 affiliate KVVU reported. The crash took place in an airport connector tunnel around …
  • Peter King dissects a weird end to an odd season, plus 20 people that defined the NFL year 04 Jan 2021 19:41 MSNBC This was the 37th NFL regular season I’ve covered. It was the weirdest, of course, and not a single other one was close for second place. Washington and Philadelphia played in Week 1, with Dwayne Haskins’ season of great promise beginning in the nation’s …
  • Raiders kicker Daniel Carlson, a Colorado Springs native, sets team record vs. Broncos 04 Jan 2021 04:53 The Gazette - Colorado Daniel Carlson’s list of records received a significant addition Sunday. With a field goal and three extra points, the Colorado Springs native ran his season total to 143 points as he passed Sebastian Janikowski (142 points in 2010) as the season leader in …
  • Live coverage: Raiders escape with 32-31 victory in Denver 04 Jan 2021 01:36 Las Vegas Sun - Nevada David Zalubowski / Associated Press Denver Broncos defensive end Dre’Mont Jones (93) tackles Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, in Denver. By Case Keefer (contact) …
  • Live coverage: Broncos take control off of Raiders' turnovers 04 Jan 2021 00:38 Las Vegas Sun - Nevada David Zalubowski / Associated Press Denver Broncos defensive end Dre’Mont Jones (93) tackles Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, in Denver. By Case Keefer (contact) …
  • Live coverage: Carr's two touchdown passes give Raiders halftime lead 03 Jan 2021 23:08 Las Vegas Sun - Nevada Jack Dempsey / Associated Press Denver Broncos running back Melvin Gordon (25) runs against the Las Vegas Raiders during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, in Denver. By Case Keefer (contact) Published Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021 | …
  • Live coverage: Raiders without several players in Denver 03 Jan 2021 20:35 Las Vegas Sun - Nevada Steve Marcus Las Vegas Raiders running back Devontae Booker (23) carries the ball during the second half of a game against the Denver Broncos at Allegiant Stadium Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020. By Case Keefer (contact) Published Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021 | 2 a.m. …