Editor’s note: Insider Scott Bair will highlight one training camp position battle each Tuesday of the preseason as the Raiders depth chart and starting lineup begi
D.J. Hayden’s practice snaps are monitored with an eagle eye.
NAPA –- Raiders cornerback DJ Hayden has taken some heat for not being a consistent member of the first unit in training camp.
NAPA -– A draft grade doesn’t come in after a selection is made. A prospect deserves time to develop and adjust to the NFL game before concrete assessments are made.
NAPA – Jack Del Rio spoke to the press the first three days of training camp. Each time, he was asked about young cornerbacks performing without a veteran safety net.