A strong connection between Brown and Raiders quarterback Derek Carr would certainly help rejuvenate a mediocre passing attack that accounted for just 19 passing touchdowns last season.
The football part of the why the Raiders would travel down the road of Richie Incognito is a timeless narrative within the NFL’s tunnel-visioned existence.
Richie Incognito, a veteran guard who has dealt with mental health issues and could be subject to NFL discipline, practiced with the Raiders on Tuesday after signing a one-year contract.
Raiders offensive tackles Kolton Miller and Brandon Parker worked to make developmental strides entering their second NFL season.
The Raiders team is in the final stretch of completing a comprehensive transportation plan that will increase parking significantly, Stadium Event Co. Chief Operating Officer Don Webb said.
The assumption that Raiders head coach Jon Gruden would spend the off-season looking to replace quarterback Derek Carr wasn’t as practical a notion as portrayed.
By nearly every standard, the $1.8 billion Las Vegas stadium is about half finished.
Josh Jacobs donned a No. 28 white jersey, black shorts and white shoes when stretching Tuesday with teammates before the start of practice, but he did not participate in the Raiders’ first OTA.
On the first day that Raiders wide receivers could be covered, Derek Carr peered downfield and saw that Tyrell Williams wasn’t.
Nearly half of the $1.8 billion has been spent and construction on the Las Vegas stadium is about 44 percent completed with 11 of 26 canopy trusses in place.