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Raiders News

FMIA: 2019 Draft Scenes—Agony In Jersey, Making [Stuff] Up In Arizona and High Drama In The Raiders Room – ProFootballTalk
The 2019 NFL Draft, as told through scenes from the Raiders draft room; draft pick explanations from Arizona, Denver, New York; and more.

Raiders wanted to trade down from No. 4, but the phone never rang – ProFootballTalk
Because the media lacked the benefit of a Mike Mayock to spend multiple weeks singing the praises of defensive end Clelin Ferrell, few expected Ferrell to possibly be off the board at No. 4.

NFL Draft: Under scrutiny, Raiders Mike Mayock used to dish it himself
Ex-Ravens GM Ozzie Newsome to new Raiders GM Mike Mayock who left TV: "... having an opinion is a hell of a lot easier than making a decision."

Raiders' Mike Mayock Says He Made Right Decision to Send Scouts Home After Leak | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights
Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock opened up on his decision to jettison the team's scouting staff before the 2019 NFL draft, telling NBC Sports' Peter King it was the ...

2019 NFL Draft grades: How Mel Kiper Jr. views Raiders' nine picks | NBCS Bay Area
ESPN draft expert Mel Kiper Jr. likes the talent the Raiders added in the draft, but he believes they could have maximized value better.

Raiders DE Maxx Crosby named Oakland’s biggest draft day steal
Raiders DE Maxx Crosby named Oakland's biggest draft day steal

AFC West

Los Angeles Chargers’ third-round pick was just as surprised as fans
The Los Angeles Chargers' third-round pick was just as surprised as fans.

NFL Draft Grades: Experts mostly positive about Chargers selections - Bolts From The Blue
The 2019 NFL Draft has come and gone. The Chargers selected seven players across seven rounds with five of them on the defensive side of the ball including their top two picks. Tom Telesco added a...

Tyreek Hill suspension: Chiefs WR might be placed on exempt list soon |
The NFL might place Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill on the Commissioner's Exempt List as early as this week.

2019 NFL draft: Final grades for Chiefs full draft class
Chiefs Wire's crack at providing a final grade for the Chiefs' 2019 draft class.

Todd McShay calls Drew Lock the Denver Broncos best value pick - Mile High Report
The Denver Broncos had themselves a solid 2019 NFL Draft, but according to Todd McShay of ESPN there was no bigger value pick than Drew Lock.

Noah Fant has big first round TE shoes to fill for the Denver Broncos - Mile High Report
Who was the last tight end Denver drafted in the first round?

NFL News

NFL draft 2019: D.K. Metcalf among 10 biggest steals
D.K. Metcalf and Greedy Williams didn't end up being taken in the first round of the NFL draft, but they might have found the right landing spots.

The Five Most Revealing NFL Draft Strategies - The Ringer
Teams like the Cardinals, Rams, and Dolphins showed their hands over the course of draft weekend, and their selections (or trade downs) can give us some hints about the directions they’ll take this season

NFL draft 2019: Pressing questions for all 32 teams
The 2019 NFL draft is in the books. With offseason rosters essentially complete, the 32 teams turn their attention to offseason practices and issues.

NFL Draft Grades: Ranking every team’s 2019 class
After bringing in a loaded draft class, Kliff Kingsbury's Cardinals are going to be fun to watch.