ALAMEDA – Injury prevented Raiders quarterback Derek Carr from throwing to first-round pick Amari Cooper this offseason.
ALAMEDA – Middle linebacker Curtis Lofton was asked to describe the new Raiders defense. He pondered the question some, and replied with sounds over words.
The Raiders clearly aren’t satisfied with their safety depth. That’s evident through action, the only true barometer of an NFL team’s roster evaluation.
The Raiders had roughly $65 million in salary-cap space heading into the 2014 offseason.
Khalil Mack went through a stressful pre-draft process before the Raiders selected him No. 5 overall last year.