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PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 10: LaMarr Woodley #56 of the Pittsburgh Steelers stretches to tackle Fred Jackson #22 of the Buffalo Bills during the second quarter at Heinz Field on November 10, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Vincent Pugliese/Getty Images)

Raiders Sign Tuck, Woodley To 2-Year Deals

The Oakland Raiders got some good news in free agency Thursday, one day after voiding top target Rodger Saffold’s contract because of a bad shoulder.

97.1 The Ticket–03/14/2014

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Keidel: Feasting On Football

The endless genius of the NFL can’t be completely quantified. But part of pro football’s popularity is burning its image in our culture and our consciousness. While baseball and basketball have their July 4 and Christmas brands, they are afterthoughts, or leftovers, compared to the NFL’s hallmark roll call.

11/28/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 20: Cornerback Terence Newman #23 of the Cincinnati Bengals tackles running back Reggie Bush #21 of the Detroit Lions as Bush runs for a first down during the second half at Ford Field on October 20, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bengals defeated the Lions 27-24. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Reggie Bush Okay With Not Being In Game For Every Third Down

For one, he appreciates the element of surprise. For another, he has confidence in his teammates to make plays just as well.

CBS Detroit–10/24/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 16: Matt Flynn #15 of the Oakland Raiders is sacked by Will Smith #91 of the New Orleans Saints during a preseason game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on August 16, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Matt Flynn Hopes His NFL Travels End In Oakland

Fans of the Oakland Raiders know the phrase “quarterback competition” almost more than any other in the English language. That is no different for the 2013 season, but Matt Flynn hopes that the competition ends his well-traveled career and ends with him.

08/27/2013

ARLINGTON, TX - FEBRUARY 06: Charles Woodson #21 of the Green Bay Packers celebrates in the locker room with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after winning Super Bowl XLV 31-25 against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Cowboys Stadium on February 6, 2011 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Raiders Plan For Woodson Visit

Charles Woodson will receive quite a greeting from Oakland Raiders fans when he makes a free agent visit to the team’s facilities on Tuesday.

97.1 The Ticket–05/21/2013

Miami Dade Correctional system

Desmond Bryant With The Best Mugshot Ever

Bryant was arrested in Miami on Sunday on a misdemeanor charge of criminal mischief, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.

97.1 The Ticket–02/25/2013

Brandon Pettigrew #87 of the Detroit Lions is tackled by Tyvon Branch #33 and Ron Bartell #21 of the Oakland Raiders during the second quarter of an NFL pre-season football game at O.co Coliseum on August 25, 2012 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Lions Pounded By Raiders 31-20

The Detroit Lions lose to the Oakland Raiders 31-20 on Saturday night during preseason play in Oakland.

97.1 The Ticket–08/25/2012

GLENDALE, AZ - AUGUST 17: Quarterback Matt Leinart #7 of the Oakland Raiders prepares to snap the football during the NFL preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium on August 17, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Raiders’ Leinart Unlikely To Play Against Lions

Oakland Raiders backup quarterback Matt Leinart is OK to play after injuring the index finger on his non-throwing hand but still might be held out of Saturday’s game against the Detroit Lions.

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2012

DENVER - OCTOBER 24:  Center Jared Veldheer #68 of the Oakland Raiders celebrates a touchdown by teammate Darren McFadden (not pictured) in the third quarter against the Denver Broncos at INVESCO Field at Mile High on October 24, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. The Raiders defeated the Broncos 59-14. (credit: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Oakland Raider Helping In Our Community

The Oakland Raiders may have a reputation for being mean bad guys, so it may come as a surprise that one of their offensive lineman is making a difference here in Southeastern Michigan.

97.1 The Ticket–07/11/2012

Jeff Riger's brother Dave in the "Black Hole"

Jeff Riger: Raider Nation Isn’t That Tough, Or Is It?

I believe my brother! If this guy can survive “The Black Hole” then seriously how scary can it be?

97.1 The Ticket–12/16/2011

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