As the Raiders continue their rebuild, their secondary is a microcosm of the task at hand.
How did the Raiders get themselves into such a bad spot, going a combined 49-111 the past 10 years? Missing on so many draft picks had a lot to do with it.
New Raiders cornerback Mike Jenkins, late of the Dallas Cowboys, was on a conference call with Bay Area reporters Wednesday.
UPDATE: (Thursday, 9:05 a.m.) -- The Raiders confirmed the signing of defensive back Reggie Smith in a press release.