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Raiders Draft 2017

Eddie Vanderdoes lost 40 pounds since last season, “That wasn’t me”


Follow the NFL draft here as we live blog the Round 3 picks as they are announced.

In round 2 the Oakland Raiders select Obi Melifonwu

The Raiders selected Obi Melifonwu with the 56th overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. Tell us what you think of this pick by voting in the draft grade poll!, ESPN round two mock picks for Raiders are... something

The folks over at ESPN and NFL may have lost their damn minds with these picks.

Draft best available: Raiders projected day two draft board

Keep an eye on these names as players come off the boards on day two of the draft.

What Gareon Conley brings to the Raiders

Let’s set aside the legal questions facing Conley and take a look at what he brings to the field for the Raiders.

Raiders 2017 draft first round grades roundup

We pull together grades from around the web for the Raiders choice of Gareon Conley at 24 overall. What grade do you give the pick?

Conley’s NFL future in doubt made Raiders selection “ten times more special”

Raiders did “miles of research” on Conley, “really clean player”

The Raiders made Gareon Conley their pick at 24 despite recent sexual assault allegations.

Raiders 7-round mock draft

Getting my 7-round mock draft out under the wire.

Raiders mock draft database, pie chart

Which players and positions are most projected for the Raiders at pick 24?

Raiders Draft: To Trade or not to Trade

Having looked at a number of individual players, the question now for our staff writers is this: are you interested in trading the No. 24 pick?

NFL Draft 2017 big board poll: Final push

We look to fill out our big board for draft day with our final poll. Help us out.

NFL Mock Drafts: S&BP staff picks

Several of the Silver & Black Pride staff made their mock draft picks and we put them all together in this handy table.

Raider Draft Radar: Safeties

NFL draft schedule, where Raiders pick in all 7 rounds

The schedule for the upcoming draft along with draft order, time between picks, TV and where the Raiders select in each round.

Raiders Draft Pick or Pass: Sleepers

Is there a guy just off-the-radar our staff writers like with the No. 24 pick?

NFL Draft 2017 Big Board poll: Group 3

We’re now into the teens in our big board poll. Vote for the next five on the list.

Ten years ago JaMarcus Russell was on top of the NFL world

Can you believe it’s been ten years? To commemorate it, we dig up a time capsule from just before the Raiders made JaMarcus Russell the top pick in the 2007 NFL Draft.

NFL Draft 2017 Big Board poll: Group 2

S&BP community Raiders 7-round draft prediction contest

Which of our contributors or readers is holding the crystal ball and can guess how Oakland's draft will play out? Compete against everyone else by submitting your picks for a chance to win a S&BP t-shirt!

Raiders 2017 Draft Pick or Pass: Cornerbacks

With the failed DJ Hayden experiment finally over, the Raiders could use some depth at cornerback — is there a guy our writers like at No. 24?

McKenzie: Raiders to add “a couple” LB’s this offseason

Raiders GM and head coach held their pre-draft press conference Friday where filling the team’s glaring need at linebacker was a major topic of conversation.

Final mock draft 3.0 (with trades)

T-minus one week until the NFL Draft

Raiders holding draft event from “Welcome to Las Vegas” sign

LA Times annual live National Beat Writers mock is done

NFL Draft 2017 Big Board poll

Mel Kiper’s Raiders picks in his three-round mock

Raider Draft Radar: Cornerbacks

Raiders hoping to get Lynch signed before draft

Raiders hosting former soccer star draft prospect

Raiders 2017 Draft Pick or Pass: Offensive Line

With numerous offensive lineman likely to be available at pick No. 24, we asked our staff writers who they’d like in Oakland

Top draft LB cancels Raiders visit, another visiting today

Raiders set up perfectly for ‘defensive heavy draft’

This is a good draft for teams in need of defense. Namely the Raiders.

Raider Draft Radar: Linebacker

McShay mocks Raiders first three rounds