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Raiders | Lofton candidate to replace Kiffin

Mon, 22 Sep 2008 07:59:05 -0700

Chris Mortensen, of ESPN, reports Oakland Raiders wide receivers coach James Lofton could be a candidate to replace head coach Lane Kiffin, should Kiffin be fired.

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Raiders | Lofton would be potential candidate to replace Kiffin

Mon, 15 Sep 2008 07:21:48 -0700

Jason Jones, of the Sacramento Bee, reports Oakland Raiders wide receivers coach James Lofton would be the choice to replace head coach Lane Kiffin should Kiffin be fired.

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Raiders | Team hires Lofton

Wed, 06 Feb 2008 13:48:20 -0800

Raiders.com reports the Oakland Raiders hired James Lofton as their new wide receivers coach Wednesday, Feb. 6. Lofton was previously the wide receivers coach for the San Diego Chargers from 2002-07. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Raiders | Team exec dispels Lofton rumors

Fri, 01 Feb 2008 06:16:13 -0800

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders executive John Herrera has denied rumors about the team hiring James Lofton to join the coaching staff without head coach Lane Kiffin's approval. Herrera said the team is working on a deal with Lofton but nothing is in place, and also said Kiffin has knowledge of the situation. "Lane knew that if the organization could agree to terms that James would be on board," Herrera said. "We haven't finalized an agreement. We hope to in the next few days."

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Raiders | Team close to hiring Lofton

Thu, 31 Jan 2008 12:55:29 -0800

The Associated Press reports the Oakland Raiders are close to finalizing a deal with James Lofton as the team's receivers coach Thursday, Jan. 31. Lofton was fired as the San Diego Chargers wide receivers coach after the team lost to the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game.

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Raiders | Lofton interviews Monday

Tue, 29 Jan 2008 07:23:31 -0800

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports the Oakland Raiders interviewed James Lofton for an unspecified position Monday, Jan. 28.

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Raiders | Team to interview Lofton

Fri, 25 Jan 2008 13:44:55 -0800

Chris Mortensen, of ESPN, reports the Oakland Raiders will interview former San Diego Chargers wide receivers coach James Lofton for an unspecified job Monday, Jan. 28, according to a source.

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Chargers | Team releases Lofton

Tue, 22 Jan 2008 13:24:58 -0800

The San Diego Chargers announced they released wide receivers coach James Lofton Tuesday, Jan. 22.

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Chargers | Lofton a candidate for offensive coordinator

Fri, 19 Jan 2007 19:56:35 -0800

San Diego Chargers wide receivers coach James Lofton is a candidate to become the team's next offensive coordinator.

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Raiders | Team may interview Lofton again

Fri, 19 Jan 2007 07:40:03 -0800

Steve Corkran, of the Contra Costa Times, reports the Oakland Raiders are reportedly expected to interview San Diego Chargers assistant coach James Lofton for a second time, perhaps as soon as Friday, Jan. 19.

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Raiders | Lofton may not be interviewing for head coaching vacancy

Wed, 17 Jan 2007 07:32:16 -0800

Jason Jones, of the Sacramento Bee, reports the Oakland Raiders, according to a source in team management, did not conduct an interview with San Diego Chargers assistant coach James Lofton Tuesday, Jan. 16, as reported. The source added Lofton could be interviewed in the coming days, and would perhaps be a candidate for another job on the team's coaching staff other than head coach.

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Raiders | Lofton reportedly set to become team's next head coach

Tue, 16 Jan 2007 17:35:55 -0800

Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers wide receivers coach James Lofton is reportedly set to become the Oakland Raiders' next head coach. Lofton and the Raiders are working on details of a contract, according to sources. Lofton could be named the team's head coach as early as Wednesday, Jan. 17.

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Raiders | Team expected to interview Lofton

Tue, 16 Jan 2007 06:26:41 -0800

Jay Posner and Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, report San Diego Chargers assistant coach James Lofton is expected to interview for the Oakland Raiders' head coaching vacancy.

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Chargers | Lofton to interview for Stanford head coaching post

Tue, 12 Dec 2006 07:03:46 -0800

Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers AC James Lofton is expected to interview with Stanford officials later this week regarding the university's head coaching position.

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Packers | Green reaches milestone

Tue, 26 Sep 2006 09:14:58 -0700

Mike Spofford, of Packers.com, reports Green Bay Packers RB Ahman Green eclipsed the 10,000 yards from scrimmage milestone after totaling 131 yards (63 rushing, 68 receiving) during Week 3. Green now has 10,122 yards from scrimmage for his career. In addition, Green surpassed former Packers RB Jim Taylor for second place on the Packers' all-time list with 9,791 yards. Green is just 111 yards shy from former WR James Lofton in becoming the franchise's all-time leader in scrimmage yards.

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Chargers | Team unlikely to draft a WR

Sun, 23 Apr 2006 15:38:00 -0700

Jay Paris, of the North County Times, reports the San Diego Chargers are unlikely to draft a wide receiver during the NFL Draft. Wide receivers coach James Lofton was unable to reply when a media member asked about the team drafting a wide receiver next weekend. The team needs to work on their offensive line, secondary and inside linebackers.

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Raiders | Lofton remains a candidate

Thu, 09 Feb 2006 19:48:26 -0800

ESPN.com's Chris Mortensen reports San Diego Chargers wide receivers coach James Lofton remains in the running to become the Oakland Raiders new head coach.

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Bills | Lofton interviews for head coaching job

Thu, 19 Jan 2006 10:00:50 -0800

The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reports former Buffalo Bills WR James Lofton interviewed for the Bills' head coaching job, Thursday, Jan. 19. Lofton is a Hall of Fame receiver and is currently a wide receivers coach with the San Diego Chargers.

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Raiders | Team meets with Lofton

Thu, 12 Jan 2006 15:34:13 -0800

Updating previous reports, the Associated Press reports the Oakland Raiders met with San Diego Chargers wide receivers coach James Lofton for their vacant head coaching position Thursday, Jan. 12.

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Raiders | Team asks to speak to Lofton

Wed, 11 Jan 2006 23:29:51 -0800

The San Francisco Chronicle reports the Oakland Raiders also have sought permission from the San Diego Chargers to interview wide receivers coach James Lofton.

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Chargers | Lofton interested in SDSU coaching job

Fri, 09 Dec 2005 19:37:59 -0800

Bernie Wilson, of the Associated Press, reports San Diego Chargers wide receivers coach James Lofton is interested in the coaching vacancy at San Diego State University, according to his attorney.

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Chargers | Lofton Re-Signed

Fri, 28 Jan 2005 20:13:19 -0800

The San Diego Chargers have announced the re-signing of wide receivers coach James Lofton to a multi-year contract. Financial terms of the deal were not released.

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Chargers | Lofton Expected to Return

Thu, 27 Jan 2005 12:25:22 -0800

Jim Trotter, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers wide receivers coach James Lofton is expected to finalize a deal later this week to remain with the team for next season.

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Chargers | Lofton Close to New Deal

Sat, 15 Jan 2005 11:04:05 -0800

Jim Trotter, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports the San Diego Chargers are working on finalizing a new deal with wide receivers coach James Lofton.

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