With the rookie safety roaming the secondary, the first-team defense held its own during the first of two practices against Los Angeles on Wednesday.
The unit got a chance to gauge its progress against another team with the first of two joint practices against the Rams on Wednesday, though it’s still without star wide receiver Antonio Brown.
In general, it’s wise to back teams with quarterback competitions and coaches motivated to win, including those in their first year with a team.
Here’s a closer look by the numbers at the first episode of HBO’s “Hard Knocks: Training camp with the Oakland Raiders.”
Quarterbacks and coaches are the biggest keys to handicapping NFL preseason games.
The first episode of the Raiders on HBO’S Hard Knocks is in the book and the Review-Journal’s Vegas Nation podcast addresses it in a special edition.