The Raiders have nailed their early-round draft picks the last two years, and another successful draft this April could mean the playoffs. What prospects and positions might they target in the 2016 NFL Draft?
By opening their wallet to lure in pricey free agents like Kelechi Osemele, Bruce Irvin and Sean Smith, the Raiders have fans in Oakland dreaming of the playoffs. Given the presence of young stars Derek Carr, Khalil Mack and Amari Cooper, the Silver and Black may indeed be back.
How important are the final two games of the preseason? As NFL teams piece together their final 53-man rosters, many questions will be answered before the 2015 season kicks off. Here are some answers to frequently asked questions about the preseason, roster cutdowns and how the fates of players are decided.