Justin Ellis


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PHOENIX -– During last year’s NFL owners meetings, Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie and then head coach Dennis Allen were routinely asked to identify their franchise foundation pieces.


Editor's note: Matt Maiocco will be holding his weekly chat today at Noon.


Then Raiders head coach Dennis Allen was asked a few times to list his team's foundation pieces during NFL owner’s meetings last spring.


Editor’s note: This is the first part in a series that spotlights three Raiders-Broncos matchups to watch Sunday, 1:25 p.m., at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.