Oakland News for June 4th 2013

Hue Jackson wanted Colin Kaepernick while with the Oakland
The Oakland Raiders have been a factory of news making material, most of it unfavorable. Jackson reflects on the days prior to the 2011 NFL draft and how much they wanted Kaepernick.
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Oakland NFTC: Grant Bouma highlights
Picasa, or Chrome) to add ESPN's video to your playlist. Sign in. No statistics available yet. Report. Published on Jun 3, 2013. 2014 inside linebacker Grant Bouma of Bakersfield Christian (Calif.) competes at the Nike Football Training Camp in More…

Oakland NFTC: Artuz Manning highlights
Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to add ESPN's video to your playlist. Sign in. No statistics available yet. Report. Published on Jun 3, 2013. 2014 cornerback Artuz Manning of Rancho Cucamonga (Calif.) competes at the Nike Football Training Camp in Oakland. More…

Oakland NFTC: Erik Brown highlights
add ESPN's video to your playlist. Sign in. No statistics available yet. Report. Published on Jun 3, 2013. 2014 wide receiver Erik Brown of Summit (Fontana, Calif.), who holds roughly a dozen offers, competes at the Nike Football Training Camp in More…

Oakland NFTC: Adoree Jackson highlights
video to your playlist. Sign in. No statistics available yet. Report. Published on Jun 2, 2013. 2014 cornerback Adoree' Jackson of Gardena Serra (Calif.), the No. 5 overall player in the ESPN 150, competes at the Nike Football Training Camp in Oakland. More…

Oakland man who killed Google applicant during robbery sent to prison for life
OAKLAND — The man found guilty of killing a Google applicant during a downtown robbery three years ago continued to proclaim his innocence Monday as a judge sent him to prison for life without the possibility of parole. George Huggins, 26, said he was More…

Notes, quotes and observations from today's OTA — updated – Blogs
Monday, June 3rd, 2013 at 1:18 pm in Oakland Raiders. Coach Dennis Allen walked away from Monday's practice much more pleased than he was at this point More…

Man Killed, Woman Injured in Oakland Park Shooting | NBC 6 South
Authorities searching for suspect in Sunday night shooting.
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Nate Freiman of the Oakland Athletics named the American League Rookie of
Oakland Athletics first baseman Nate Freiman has been voted American League Rookie of the Month for May. The Athletics have now claimed two of the last three rookie honors after Yoenis Cespedes was tabbed in September 2012. Freiman batted .351 More…

Oakland police to target resurgent sideshows
OAKLAND — Already stretched thin, Oakland's police force is gearing up to battle an adversary it hoped was gone for good: sideshows. The reckless car stunt spectacles that can involve hundreds of motorists speeding through city streets and spinning More…

Oakland NFTC: Kyahva Tezino highlights
to your playlist. Sign in. No statistics available yet. Report. Published on Jun 3, 2013. 2015 athlete Kyahva Tezino of Salesian (Richmond, Calif.), who already holds a half-dozen offers, competes at linebacker at the Nike Football Training Camp in More…

Oakland sweeps Chicago with 2-0 win on Sunday behind Parker's resurgence
(OAKLAND) — Jarrod Parker might officially be "back" now, after his dominant effort at the Oakland Coliseum helped this Oakland Athletics drop Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox on Sunday by a 2-0 score. More…

Storm of Controversy Rages Over Fire Hazard Oakland Local
On May 7, 2013, Dan Grassetti, President of the Hills Conservation Network (HCN) posted a petition on MoveOn.org protesting the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) created by Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in support
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Oakland Native Jason Kidd Retires from NBA
Jason Kidd retired Monday from the NBA after 19 seasons, ending one of the greatest careers for a point guard in league history. The Oakland native starred at St. Joseph Notre Dame High School in Alameda and Cal before beggining his NBA career in 1994. More…

Video: Stanley Roberts Busts West Oakland Poop Vandals: SFist
Stanley Roberts, the Bay Area's most watchable man-on-the-street reporter and harbinger of bad behavior, may have been sidelined at Bay to Breakers this year, but he's back again with the most sordid sort of People Behaving Badly
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Oakland Co. nonprofit Patriot Week says it was targeted by IRS
An Oakland County nonprofit dedicated to educating the public about America's founding fathers believes its IRS application was held up for 19 months for having "Patriot" in its name. Oakland County Circuit Court Judge Michael Warren said the tax More…

Oakland: Triple shooting outside nightclub marks latest violence
The nightclub shooting happened around 12:45 a.m., where a group of about 300 people had gathered for a party, Oakland police Lt. Brandon Wehrly said. Security enlisted for the party escorted a few people from the party after a fight broke out at the More…

Examining Oakland Raiders' Offseason and Key Preseason Positional Battles
And so it goes for the Oakland Raiders: another long season; another strange offseason; another chance to look ahead to the future of the franchise. It’s been quite a while since we could look at the Raiders without some sense of bewilderment. Once one … More…

Oakland A's Tommy Milone does it all in 10-2 rout of Milwaukee Brewers
MILWAUKEE — It's only natural that after pitching the better part of a 10-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday, A's pitcher Tommy Milone wanted to talk as much about his hitting as about his pitching. The strange thing is, so did his teammates More…

Oakland-bound – AFC West Blog – ESPN
I am headed to the Oakland Raiders' organized team activities (OTAs) Monday. My primary focus will be to gather for a future column. However, I will. More…

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