Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie said he would like to see RB Taiwan Jones become a cornerback next season because he believes Jones has the skill set to play the position. McKenzie said it will not be easy for Jones to change positions but believes he will be able to make the change.
Raiders | Taiwan Jones, Terrelle Pryor to see action
12.7.2012 8:21:20 PM EST
Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen said he'd like to see more of RB Taiwan Jones and QB Terrelle Pryor in the season's final three games. Jones has only eight touches in 13 games this season and Pryor hasn't played at all.
Raiders | Taiwan Jones willing to change positions
12.7.2012 6:22:09 PM EST
Oakland Raiders RB Taiwan Jones said he would be willing to move to cornerback if it meant he received more playing time. Jones played cornerback in high school and college.
Raiders | Seven players listed as probable
12.5.2012 4:06:44 PM EST
Oakland Raiders RB Mike Goodson (ankle), RB Taiwan Jones (ankle), WR Juron Criner (shoulder), OT Khalif Barnes (triceps), FS Matt Giordano (concussion), SS Tyvon Branch (neck) and SS Michael Mitchell (concussion) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 5, and are listed as probable for Week 14.
Raiders | Eight limited in practice
12.4.2012 5:28:29 PM EST
Oakland Raiders T Khalif Barnes (triceps), DE Jack Crawford (toe), WR Juron Criner (shoulder), DB Matt Giordano (concussion), RB Taiwan Jones (ankle), SS Michael Mitchell (concussion), TE Brandon Myers (shoulder) and FB Marcel Reece (knee, quadriceps) all were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 4.
Raiders | Two RBs probable
11.30.2012 9:58:50 PM EST
Oakland Raiders RB Taiwan Jones (ankle) was listed as a limited participant in practice Friday, Nov. 30, while FB Marcel Reece (hamstring, quadriceps) went through a full practice session. Each back is listed as probable for the Week 13 game against the Cleveland Browns.
Raiders | Taiwan Jones limited
11.29.2012 8:06:18 PM EST
Oakland Raiders RB Taiwan Jones (ankle) was limited during practice Thursday, Nov. 29.
Raiders | Taiwan Jones listed as limited participant
11.28.2012 9:09:21 PM EST
Oakland Raiders RB Taiwan Jones (ankle) was listed as a limited participant in practice Wednesday, Nov. 28.
Raiders | Two RBs to serve as primary backups again
11.23.2012 10:55:30 PM EST
Oakland Raiders RBs Taiwan Jones and Jeremy Stewart will serve as the team's primary backups again to FB Marcel Reece in Week 12 against the Cincinnati Bengals with RBs Darren McFadden (ankle) and Mike Goodson (ankle) sidelined.
Raiders | Two questionable
11.23.2012 5:44:29 PM EST
Oakland Raiders DE Jack Crawford (toe) and RB Taiwan Jones (ankle) are questionable for Week 12. Crawford did not practice Friday, Nov. 23, and Jones was limited.