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Old 05-14-2004   #1
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Kerry Collins has been in Oakland the last couple of days, maybe nothing but thought I would pass it along!
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Isn't Oakland close enough to San Fran also. Don't get the hopes too high!
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Oakland seems like the perfect fit for Collins. He can caddy for Gannon for a year or two. With the additions on the line, the Raiders will make all of their QB's look good. Give Collins a good line and he can pick apart a defense.
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May indicate Gannon isn't coming along from his injury as well as they would like.
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I think it is more indicative of the fact that they do not have an eventual replacement for Gannon. The guy probably had only 1-2 years left in him.
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Ya, I am sure that enters into it also. I would think they would try for a younger QB than Collins though. Isn't he like 29 or so? Certainly brings the experience, but you are then back in the same situation in a couple of years. Of course I have heard that Al Davis doesn't like younger guys, particularly at QB.
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