Doug Martin RUMORS & NEWS

  • Doug Martin 'a rookie again,' ready to earn Raiders role in homecoming

    NBC Bay Area "Doug Martin is happy to be home. The veteran running back was born in Oakland and grew up in Stockton, but has spent his professional life across the country. Six seasons in Tampa Bay were a mixed bag, with two dominant seasons and others riddled by injury or ineffectiveness. That..." June 04

  • Report: Doug Martin agrees to deal with Raiders

    Larry Brown Sports "Doug Martin had an extremely disappointing last two seasons with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers before the team released him, but the veteran running back now has an opportunity to revive his career under Jon Gruden. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported on Thursday that the Oakland Raiders have..." March 15

  • Raiders expected to make strong push for Doug Martin

    NFL.com "Doug Martin could be heading to the west coast soon. Raiders coach Jon Gruden recently arranged for a face-to-face meeting with the running back and came away impressed with him as a person, a source informed of the situation told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. Oakland is expected to make a..." March 09

  • Bucs release two-time Pro Bowl running back Doug Martin

    Tampa Bay Times "After six up and mostly down seasons, Doug Martin's run with the Bucs is over. The two-time Pro Bowl running back was released by Tampa Bay Tuesday, a move that was expected after he failed to rush for less than 500 yards in four of the past five seasons. General manager Jason Licht informed..." February 20