COVID-19 severely impacted the NFL draft process last year, and with the pandemic still playing a role, the Raiders hope to avoid some of the mistakes they made in 2020.
When quarterbacks the caliber of Deshaun Watson and Russell Wilson become available, any NFL GM would be derelict in his duty not to inquire about them.
Raiders general manager Mike Mayock implied in comments Wednesday that the team is poised to move on from right guard Gabe Jackson and right tackle Trent Brown.
The long-snapper, who has spent three years with the organization, was a restricted free agent.
“When we first announced we were moving here, we knew we were going to bring this issue of importance with us,” said Marc Badain, president of the Raiders.
Derek Carr is one of three professional athletes to serve as grand marshal for the NASCAR races this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Tired of all the speculation that Derek Carr is on his way out of town, Raiders fullback Alec Ingold comes to his quarterback’s defense.
Raiders owner Mark Davis’ purchase of the WNBA’s Aces in January spurred speculation that it could be tied to a possible move to bring a NBA franchise to the city.
Sportsbetting.com, an online sportsbook in Colorado, made the Raiders 4-1 favorites to be Wilson’s next team if he’s traded, followed by the Cowboys (6-1) and Dolphins (8-1).
One of the spectators Sunday was the lord of Allegiant Stadium, Raiders owner Mark Davis.