3:53 AM EDT, Sun August 30, 2015
San Francisco Chronicle

Raiders’ preseason connection: McGloin to Butler

Butler, in his third season, has been trying to work his way up the depth chart and that effort was helped along Wednesday with the news that Andre Holmes will be out four weeks with a broken hand. Holmes led the Raiders with 693 yards receiving, and was currently running fourth on the depth chart, behind newcomers Michael Crabtree and Amari Cooper and slot receiver Kenbrell Thompkins. Holmes was hurt on an ill-advised tackle by rookie safety Tevin McDonald at Sunday’s training camp practice in Napa. In their three years together, Butler and McGloin have often been paired on the second...