Posts Tagged ‘Oakland Raiders’

Is cornerback the biggest need for the Raiders entering the Draft?

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

The Las Vegas Raiders have been adding players on both sides of the ball this offseason, but entering the Draft, is cornerback their biggest need? Heading into the 2020 NFL offseason, the needs on the Las Vegas Raiders roster were pretty glaring. On offense, they needed a true WR1, and on defense, they needed additions on all three levels.

Marcus Mariota to Provide Meals for Honolulu Students Amid COVID-19 Shutdown

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

Marcus Mariota and his Motiv8 Foundation are "underwriting 1,000 free grab-and-go meals a day Monday through Friday" at Kauluwela and Palolo Elementary Schools in the 26-year-old quarterback's native Hawaii, according to Ferd Lewis of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser on Saturday. The meal donations will last until at least April 30 for students 18 years old or younger as schools are shut down during the global coronavirus pandemic.

Raiders 7-round mock draft: Las Vegas adds Jerry Jeudy

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 26: A video board displays the text 'THE PICK IS IN' for the Oakland Raiders during the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft at AT The Las Vegas Raiders hold five of the first 91 selections in the 2020 NFL Draft, and we dive into what their haul could look like this April. There's no denying that the Las Vegas Raiders roster is in a much better place than it was just a few weeks ago.

Is cornerback the biggest need for the Raiders entering the Draft?

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

The Las Vegas Raiders have been adding players on both sides of the ball this offseason, but entering the Draft, is cornerback their biggest need? Heading into the 2020 NFL offseason, the needs on the Las Vegas Raiders roster were pretty glaring. On offense, they needed a true WR1, and on defense, they needed additions on all three levels.

Las Vegas Raiders should look to re-sign Will Compton

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

The Las Vegas Raiders have done a nice job adding talent at linebacker, but they should seriously consider bringing back Will Compton in 2020. One of the bigger issues with the Las Vegas Raiders roster heading into the 2020 offseason was the fact that they needed help on the defensive side of the ball. On all three levels, the Raiders struggled mightily last season, and general manager Mike Mayock went right to work in bringing in quality players for 2020.

Daniel Carlson looks forward to kicking in ‘Death Star’

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

I think it’s super-exciting,” Carlson said. This stadium looks like the Death Star. It’s beautiful, and it’s going to be awesome just playing in that environment, and then the practice facilities and everything are going to be brand new.

Marcus Mariota Providing Meals For Honolulu Students During Coronavirus Situation

Saturday, March 28th, 2020

During these trying times, there continues to be an influx of athletes that donate their time and money to help the people in need. After joining the Las Vegas Raiders this offseason, Marcus Mariota is providing meals for Honolulu students during the coronavirus situation. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, schools around the world have been shut down to prevent further damage.

Maliek Collins will unlock rest the of the Las Vegas Raiders pass rush

Saturday, March 28th, 2020

ARLINGTON, TEXAS - DECEMBER 29: Steven Sims #15 of the Washington Redskins runs with the ball while being chased by Maliek Collins #96 of the Dallas Cowboys in the second quarter in the game at AT&T Stadium on December 29, 2019 in Arlington, Texas. Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) The Las Vegas Raiders continued to add to their defense this offseason by signing Maliek Collins, who will be the man to unlock the pass rush in 2020.

Raiders announce deals with Kwiatkoski, Heath, Nassib

Saturday, March 28th, 2020

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- The Las Vegas Raiders have officially announced the additions of free agent linebacker Nick Kwiatkoski, safety Jeff Heath and defensive end Carl Nassib.

Las Vegas Raiders Scouting Report: Defensive End Carl Nassib

Saturday, March 28th, 2020

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA - SEPTEMBER 12: Carl Nassib #94 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the second half during their game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on September 12, 2019 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Photo by Jacob Kupferman/Getty Images) The Las Vegas Raiders added depth to its defensive line with the addition of free-agent defensive end Carl Nassib. Over the last couple of weeks, the Las Vegas Raiders haven't been afraid to open up the checkbook.