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Horse Tracks 3/27/09

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No Broncos news from the Post today - I suppose the snow knocked out everyone's internet connections? Well, here's hoping all of you in CO are warm and safe. I guess we'll make today's Horse Tracks a special Raiders edition since Grandpa Al was in the MSM's focus yesterday...

NYDN - Jets safety Kerry Rhodes wasn't impressed with Jay Cutler's attitude when they faced off in November and wouldn't be too excited for Jay to join him in NY.

SFG - The Raiders have added two more assistant coaches and are expected to add a third shortly.

SFG - Raiders #1 bust quarterback JaMarcus Russell showed up for workouts.

FOX - Who knew? Al Davis is still living in the past. He's also not ready to share power in Oakland.

SFC - Ray Ratto wishes (like every Oakland fan) that it actually was the past right now for the Raiders.

FOX - FOX Sports breaks down the Raiders' draft needs with Steve Corkran from the Contra Costa Times.

NFL - A Dallas cop pulled over Texans RB Ryan Moats and his family as they were rushing to visit Moats' mother-in-law on her deathbed. The officer reportedly drew his gun and threatened to take Moats to jail for driving through a red light. The officer has been place on paid leave.

NFL - Safety Pierson Prioleau has followed DC Gregg Williams to New Orleans, where Prioleau will join Williams for the fourth time.

JS - The Packers have signed former Bills guard/center Duke Preston.

JAX - The Jaguars hosted recently-cut WR Torry Holt.

SI - Troy Aikman has become a part-owner of the San Diego Padres.

Y! - Jason Cole says the NFL will miss Dan Rooney and Jerry Richardson's leadership during labor negotiations.

NFL - Steve Wyche tries to match up some veteran free-agents with new teams.

ESPN - Now that there's no QB-drama news emanating from Denver, let's dig up a different one! How about Donovan and Andy?

NFP - Here are some thoughts by Matt Bowen from around the league. Also, Bowen's take on his colleague Mike Lombardi's mock draft.

NFL - Mike Mayock updated his list of the top-20 prospects.

NFP - Wes Bunting points out that 1st-round QBs with sub-60% completion rates in college don't do well in the pros (although he doesn't tell us how QBs with better percentages fare).

CBS - Although they're not at the level of the 2008 Class, Frank Cooney expects several OTs to go early in the '09 Draft.

NFL - NFLN looks at potential sleepers for the draft.

FOX - Peter Schrager looks at WR prospects for the draft. Schrager also breaks down the draft outlooks for the NFL's worst teams.

SI - Kerry Byrne from ColdHardFootballFacts.com is tired of the miconception that AFL teams featured more wide-open, more aggressive and more successful passing offenses than their NFL counterparts.