Ok, so call me bored, call me a nerd, whatever, but I got to thinking; what if you populated a Raiders 2015 roster made up of only players from their region? So, that's what I did. Or at least the starters, anyway.
This is not an all-time roster. It is made up of players who would make for a good 2015 roster and who are from reasonably close by. The results make for a pretty good looking roster.
It would be headed up by their new head coach Jack Del Rio who is from nearby Hayward and attended Hayward High School.
Here are your starters: