Jeremy Stewart RB OAK 6 Days
Raiders re-signed exclusive rights free agents RB Jeremy Stewart, RB Jamize Olawale, OL Matt McCants, LB Kaelin Burnett, and CB Brandian Ross.
With Darren McFadden and Rashad Jennings free agents, Stewart is penciled in as the Raiders' No. 2 running back behind Latavius Murray. He carried the ball just two times last season after toting it 25 times for 101 yards in 2012. Ross played 982 defensive snaps at safety but was torched in coverage.
Jeremy Stewart RB OAK 11 Months
Raiders re-signed exclusive rights free agents RB Jeremy Stewart, C/G Alex Parsons, and DB Brandian Ross.
Undrafted last year out of Stanford, 5-foot-11, 218-pound Stewart held his own with 101 yards on 25 carries across four appearances. He averaged a sturdy 4.0 yards per carry behind Oakland's putrid run-blocking line, whereas Darren McFadden's YPC was 3.3. Stewart will battle Rashad Jennings for backup duties.
Jeremy Stewart RB OAK Dec 16 '12
Raiders declared RB Jeremy Stewart, WR Derek Hagan, LB Rolando McClain, DT Richard Seymour, DE Jack Crawford, OG Lucas Nix, and OT Willie Smith inactive for Week 15 versus the Chiefs.
Now that Darren McFadden and Mike Goodson are both back to full health, Stewart has no offensive role. Goodson and Marcel Reece will split backup duties behind McFadden.
Jeremy Stewart RB OAK Dec 02 '12
Raiders RB Jeremy Stewart rushed nine times for 46 yards in Sunday's Week 13 loss to the Browns.
Stewart showed some good straight-line speed in his limited carries, so Marcel Reece was moved back to his hybrid role in the offense. Darren McFadden (ankle) is expected to play on Thursday night, so there isn't much to see here.
Jeremy Stewart RB OAK Nov 11 '12
Signed off the practice squad Saturday, Raiders RB Jeremy Stewart rushed seven times for 22 yards in Oakland's Week 10 loss to Baltimore.
Stewart will be more infamous this week for playing ahead of Week 10 Flavor of the Week pickup Taiwan Jones. An undrafted rookie out of Stanford, Stewart did not embarrass himself as Marcel Reece's change-of-pace back Sunday and figures to receive a fistful of carries in Week 11 against New Orleans, as well.
Jeremy Stewart RB OAK Nov 10 '12
The Raiders are expected to sign RB Jeremy Stewart off their practice squad for Week 10.
Oakland is left with just two active RBs on their roster with Darren McFadden (ankle) and Mike Goodson (ankle) both out for Sunday's game against the Buccaneers. It's also expected that the Raiders release CB Pat Lee in order to activate Ronald Bartell from injured reserve designated to return.