Amari Cooper and Mario Edwards, Jr. fill big needs in Oakland, but don't overlook third-round pick Clive Walford at TE. The Raiders' new up-tempo offense could make him an immediate favorite of second-year quarterback Derek Carr.
With seven picks in the 2015 NFL Draft, including fourth overall, the Oakland Raiders are looking to build on positive momentum began with the franchise's first four picks in the 2014 draft. How should GM Reggie McKenzie spend his picks?
Representatives from the four clubs included Denver quarterback Gregg Knapp and Tennessee's scout Tim Ruskell, a former general manager. The scouts were on hand to watch Northwestern quarterback Trevor Siemian, a 6-foot-3, 220 pounder who wasn't able to participate in all-star games or the Combine after suffering a torn ACL in November.
NFLDraftScout.com puts the Oakland Raiders on the clock, identifying needs and the best fit for a franchise with more whiffs than hits in the first round in the past 10 years. How would you invest the No. 4 overall pick?
Expect a coaching shake-up in Oakland after their embarrassing loss to the equally awful Dolphins in England. Also, Teddy Bridgewater and Blake Bortles make mighty fine debuts for the Vikings and Jags.