9:12 PM EDT, Sat April 29, 2017
CSN Bay Area 15 mins ago
Raiders 2017 UDFA tracker: McKenzie mining for more gold in new crop

Raiders 2017 UDFA tracker: McKenzie mining for more gold in new crop

ALAMEDA The Raiders have had great success mining gold from undrafted free agency. Jalen Richard and Darius Latham were kings of last years crop, which was six strong by seasons end. with Seth Roberts and Denico Autry other examples of undrafted free agents done good in recent years.Can Raiders scouts find more helpful pieces from those left out of the NFL draft? Time will tell on that one, but finding the right undrafted players is something the team takes seriously. Scouts revel in undrafted players who make it in the league.
East Bay Times 2 hours ago

NFL Draft: Raiders make trade, take four picks in seventh round

The Raiders traded their sixth round pick to the Arizona Cardinals to add two picks in the seventh round, where they added Washington State safety Shalom Luani, Alabama State tackle Jylan Ware, North Carolina running back Elijah Hood and Toledo defensive tackle Treyvon Hester.
Silver And Black Pride 23 hours ago
2017 NFL draft picks: Raiders select Connecticut S Obi Melifonwu in round 2

2017 NFL draft picks: Raiders select Connecticut S Obi Melifonwu in round 2

With the 56th overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft the Oakland Raiders have selected Connecticut safety Obi Melifonwu. The Raiders had already addressed the defensive side of the ball with their first round pick Ohio State cornerback Gareon Conley and they continued with reinforcements for the defense here in the 2nd round with the pick of Obi Melifonwu. Melifonwu is a huge 6’4, 224 lb safety out of Connecticut. He will pair with last year’s 1st round selection of Karl Joseph as a very intimidating tandem at safety for Oakland. Reggie Nelson is still expected to be the starter but...

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East Bay Times 10 mins ago
Raiders boost depth and hit some key needs in NFL Draft

Raiders boost depth and hit some key needs in NFL Draft

ALAMEDA — The Raiders promised to draft for talent instead of need and followed that script in a draft in which their fifth-round pick may own the clearest path to a starting job. That’s not to say the Raiders’ top three picks won’t see plenty of time on the field — they should — but general […]
FOX Sports 23 mins ago
Raiders go heavy on defense in NFL draft

Raiders go heavy on defense in NFL draft

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) It was no surprise where the Oakland Raiders paid most attention in the NFL draft.
NFL 30 mins ago

Quick Hits: Reggie McKenzie Breaks Down Oakland Raiders Draft Picks

Following the Oakland Raiders 2017 NFL Draft, General Manager Reggie McKenzie met with the media for a press conference.
East Bay Times 34 mins ago
Here is the Raiders’ 2017 draft class

Here is the Raiders’ 2017 draft class

A list of the Raiders' eight-man draft class of 2017.
NFL 43 mins ago

Five Things To Know About Defensive Back Shalom Luani

With the 221th overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft, the Oakland Raiders selected Washington State defensive back Shalom Luani.
East Bay Times 1 hour ago
Five things we learned about the Raiders based on 2017 draft

Five things we learned about the Raiders based on 2017 draft

The Raiders made it clear in the 2017 draft that playing mix-and-match in the secondary was a priority, plus four other things which became apparent.
CSN Bay Area 2 hours ago

New Raiders RB Hood modeled game after Marshawn, wants to learn from Lynch

ALAMEDA It took significant time for Elijah Hoods name to be called in this years NFL draft. The North Carolina running back was nearly last, the No. 242 overall selection.He didnt care. Hood was ecstatic, genuinely emotional on a Saturday conference call with local media.He was excited to be a Raiders. He was over the moon about working with Marshawn Lynch.The 220-pound power runner has tried to emulate the Oakland native, who became a Raider on Wednesday. Learning from him is a dream come true.
NFL 2 hours ago

David Sharpe Talks College Career, Raiders Offense

Here is the transcript from David Sharpe's Saturday afternoon conference call.
NFL 2 hours ago

Oakland Raider Select Jylan Ware In Seventh Round Of 2017 NFL Draft

The Oakland Raiders have selected tackle Jylan Ware in the seventh round of the 2017 NFL Draft.
NFL 2 hours ago

2017 NFL Draft Day 3 Press Conference LIVE!

Log on to Raiders.com or the Official Mobile App of the Oakland Raiders and watch this afternoon's press conference with General Manager Reggie McKenzie at the conclusion of Day 3 of the 2017 NFL Draft.
NFL 2 hours ago

Oakland Raiders Select Treyvon Hester In Seventh Round Of 2017 NFL Draft

The Oakland Raiders have selected defensive tackle Treyvon Hester in the seventh round of the 2017 NFL Draft.
CSN Bay Area 2 hours ago

Raiders select DT Treyvon Hester in seventh round of 2017 NFL Draft

With the 244th pick of the 2017 NFL Draft, the Raiders selected Toledo defensive tackle Treyvon Hester.More to come...
NFL 2 hours ago

Oakland Raiders Select Elijah Hood In Seventh Round Of 2017 NFL Draft

The Oakland Raiders have selected running back Elijah Hood in the seventh round of the 2017 NFL Draft.

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