He also reports cornerback Kelvin Haden has narrowed it down to either Oakland or Chicago , though he believes , in the end , there's a real good chance Oakland lands him too .
If correct on both points our defense will be in good shape , Mc Clain can learn allot from a guy like Tatupu.
It was announced OG Smiley decided there was nothing left in the tank , and announced his retirement . This is the second offensive line addition this year that was found to be unfit for service , leaving Oakland in a precarious position .
Of around a dozen offensive linemen on our roster, eight have one year or less of experience , leaving Campbell in a tough spot . Without much left out there , and Langston Walker still undecided as to whether he should return or retire , Oakland may have to wait till rosters are trimmed to 53 before being able to find some help .
With Ford , and Murphey out , we should get a good look at Moore , Hagan , Jackson , and Ausberry against Arizona this week .
With Mcfadden out , and Bush just recently joining camp , we should get a real good look at Tiwan Jones if he's ready to go.
It's time to snap the ball and see what these youngsters got .
Let's play some football!