The running back position is becoming a cauldron of frustration and it isn't likely to get better this season. Dave Richard breaks down what you should expect on Draft Day with his first edition of tiers.
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.
The Raiders have their quarterback and wide receiver of the future with Derek Carr and Amari Cooper, but what about at running back? Ohio State's Ezekiel Elliott would give Oakland their own version of the triplets.