Raiders trade down in third round, pick up extra pick

Raiders trade down in third round, pick up extra pick
May 9, 2014, 7:00 pm

Low on picks, Reggie McKenzie finally found a soft spot where he felt comfortable trading down. (USATSI)

ALAMEDA –- The Raiders finally found a place to trade down. After selecting linebacker Khalil Mack and quarterback Derek Carr in the first two rounds, the Raiders found a place to step back and pick up an extra pick.

The Raiders traded the No. 67 overall selection (third pick in the third round) to the Miami Dolphins for the No. 81 and No. 116 picks on Friday evening.

The Raiders backed up in the third and picked up an extra fourth-round picks.

The Raiders previously traded their fifth and sixth round picks for Matt Flynn and Matt Schaub, respectively.

As of now, the Raiders have six selections remaining:

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No. 5: OLB Khalil Mack, Buffalo
No. 36: QB Derek Carr, Fresno State
No. 81 (from Miami):
No. 107:
No. 116 (from Miami):
No. 219:
No. 235:
No. 247 (from Seattle):