NFL draft: Why trading down could help Raiders find foundation pieces | NBCS Bay Area
The Raiders have four picks in the top 35 of the draft. But trading back could be a real option.
Sounds like Raiders will be looking to wheel and deal in the draft with the value chart presenting intriguing possibilities - Silver And Black Pride
You get the sense the Raiders are going to be looking to make a lot of trades to move up and down in the draft
AFC WEST NEWS
Shawne Merriman says Chargers are “seriously interested” in Josh Rosen – ProFootballTalk
Former Chargers outside linebacker Shawne Merriman will be announcing one of his old team's picks during the 2019 NFL Draft. He may have also announced their intentions on another move.
Ex-Chiefs TE Walter White, 67, dies from cancer
Walter White, who played five seasons with the Chiefs before retiring in 1979, has died of complications from pancreatic cancer. The former tight end was 67.
Denver Broncos projected win total a disappointing seven games - Mile High Report
Oddsmakers don’t see much improvement from the Denver Broncos heading into 2019, but we’ll take the slight improvement over last year, I guess.
AROUND THE NFL
Tom Brady among 32 players who just had their helmets officially banned by the NFL - CBSSports.com
The Patriots quarterback is going to have to dump his helmet this year
Patriots DB Patrick Chung agrees to 1-year extension - NFL.com
The Patriots and safety Patrick Chung have agreed to a one-year extension through the 2021 season. Chung has spent nine of his 10 NFL seasons in New England, winning three Super Bowls.
Vikings, Adam Thielen agree to 4-year, $64M extension - NFL.com
The Minnesota Vikings and wide receiver Adam Thielen agreed to a four-year extension for $64 million, his agency announced Friday. The max value of the contract is $73 million with $35 million guaranteed.
Redskins’ Reuben Foster Is Fined by the N.F.L. but Will Not Be Suspended in 2019 - The New York Times
Foster was accused of domestic violence in November and put on the commissioner’s exempt list. The case was dismissed in January, and after an N.F.L. investigation he has been fined two game checks.
NFL: Johnny Manziel says he's focused on making return to league
The former Heisman Trophy winner and Cleveland Browns quarterback says his focus is making an eventual return to the NFL.