3yMike Goodson has a lot to adjust to in Oakland. He's fully committed to backing up Darren McFadden, whose fragile injury history could thrust Goodson into action at any time.
3yThere's no question that this is Carson Palmer's team now. But what would the rest of the Raiders starters look like if the season started tomorrow?
3yMike Brisiel was one of the first "name" free agents to sign with the Raiders, and the leadership team is counting on his experience with offensive lineman-friendly schemes to pay off in dividends.
4yWith the chance that Rolando McClain may not play a down this season, Travis Goethel is the obvious choice to replace him at middle linebacker, even as he was mostly a weakside linebacker his first two seasons.
4yLinebacker Quentin Groves, who lost his starting job when the Raiders traded for Aaron Curry, signed with Arizona on Thursday.
4yIt's clear that defense was the Raiders' achilles heel last season. Could Reggie McKenzie be looking at someone like Alabama NT Josh Chapman to plug some holes in 2012?
4yThe Raiders have five picks in the upcoming NFL Draft and have been doing their due diligence in regards to potential prospects.Rewind: Best and worst of Raiders picks since 2000
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