Jason Tarver


ALAMEDA –- Coaches generally use condensed game tape as a teaching tool; cut-ups that focus on the plays themselves.


Working to accelerate Khalil Mack's progress; Raiders lose key special teamer for season; LB Nick Roach's status for Week 2 vs. the Texans. 


Miles Burris needed knee surgery following the 2012 season. The Raiders linebacker played every game of his rookie season, without a hint his joint was in shambles.


Editor's note: Scott Bair is in Alameda Tuesday through Thursday for the Raiders' three-day minicamp.


Raiders defensive coordinator Jason Tarver just received a bunch of new weapons in the NFL draft, including an outside linebacker in Khalil Mack who is projected to be something special.