The Raiders really missed Nick Roach last season.
Raiders linebacker Khalil Mack played his rookie season at a listed 252 pounds. The weight treated him well.
Jack Del Rio took over as Raiders head coach with new schemes in tow. He must install them during the offseason program, which is why new coaches get a few extra practice sessions in the spring.
ALAMEDA – Middle linebacker Curtis Lofton was asked to describe the new Raiders defense. He pondered the question some, and replied with sounds over words.