Raiders fans, already buoyed by an aggressive pursuit of veteran free agents, got more reason for hope on Tuesday from one of the new arrivals.
ALAMEDA – Running backs Maurice Jones-Drew and Darren McFadden are explosive when healthy. That hasn’t happened much in recent seasons.
ALAMEDA – Maurice Jones-Drew has heard plenty of talk about the Raiders free agent class. This group is too old, too far past its prime to reverse fortune.
ALAMEDA -- The Raiders play a “home game” against the Miami Dolphins in London on Sept. 28 and that their bye comes directly after.
ALAMEDA -- Defensive end Justin Tuck had worked out of one football complex since college. That was a decade ago.