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The Thrill
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#1 Posted on 20.3.04 1758.35
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7 years, $36.6 mil, sez CBS Sportsline.

First Teddy Washington, now Sapp...does this mean Oakland won't suck this year?

Nope.

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#2 Posted on 20.3.04 1926.52
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If they have some better than average linebackers and a better than average blitz, that's going to be one scary defense. Don't know how the aging offense will improve, but both Washington and Sapp are a rushing linebacker's best friend, as they're both known to take double-teams from offensive linemen.
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#3 Posted on 20.3.04 2100.52
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    Originally posted by The Thrill
    7 years, $36.6 mil, sez CBS Sportsline.

    First Teddy Washington, now Sapp...does this mean Oakland won't suck this year?

    Nope.




They'll still suck, just suck less.
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#4 Posted on 20.3.04 2211.38
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    Originally posted by The Thrill
    7 years, $36.6 mil, sez CBS Sportsline.

    First Teddy Washington, now Sapp...does this mean Oakland won't suck this year?

    Nope.








With Sapp and Washington, its a pretty safe bet that all Oakland restaurants will shy away from 'All You Can Eat' specials. Washington will help the Raiders some, Sapp will just be an annoyance. To bad Romanowski is gone, as those two jackasses could have gotten into some good fights in the huddle.
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#5 Posted on 21.3.04 1322.35
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The Raiders are still 8 or 9 good players away on offense.


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#6 Posted on 21.3.04 1327.42
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This is a waste of a signing. All the holes on that team and they sign a DT. I guess Al Davis was annoyed at the Eagles being in the headlines and had to do something to satisfy Raider Nation.
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#7 Posted on 21.3.04 1645.21
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What this shows, without a doubt, is that Sapp was more about money than a chance to win. His playing days will be limited to 3=4 years, and he wanted a huge pay day. I can accept that, I only hope that when he never sees the postseason again, we dont have to hear him bitch and complain.
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#8 Posted on 21.3.04 2052.22
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Couldn't have happened to a nicer team or individual. Let's see - big-mouthed, over-rated guy? Check. Penalty-prone team? Check.
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#9 Posted on 21.3.04 2113.50
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I echo all the same feelings ... Al Davis is just adding to the has-been club ... they are becoming the WCW of the NFL.
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#10 Posted on 22.3.04 0833.28
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With their two BIG free agent signings, the average age of the Oakland Raiders is now 57.6 years old if I did the math right.
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#11 Posted on 22.3.04 1332.31
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    Originally posted by Mayhem

    I echo all the same feelings ... Al Davis is just adding to the has-been club ... they are becoming the WCW of the NFL.


That just about sums it up! Maybe they can get Schiavone to do play by play for them. By the way, awesome avatar!
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#12 Posted on 22.3.04 1605.41
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    Originally posted by The Amazing Salami
    With their two BIG free agent signings, the average age of the Oakland Raiders is now 57.6 years old if I did the math right.


I can safely assume that your math is wrong. Uness Jerry Rice is up in the high 80's.
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#13 Posted on 26.3.04 2136.34
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I guess Ryan's plans of running a 3-4 2 gap base that he was familiar with in New England are out the window due to an ego signing by Al Davis.
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