Reggie McKenzie didn’t own a first-round pick in his first draft as Raiders general manager. A previous regime traded it away. His second-round pick, too.
The Raiders on Thursday head into their fifth draft under general manager Reggie McKenzie.
Here is a look at his draft capital, needs and where the team selects.
Reggie McKenzie has made seven draft-day trades since becoming Raiders general manager in 2012.
Not once, under any circumstance, has McKenzie traded up.
Certain players will already be off the board with the Raiders make their first-round pick.
Jack Del Rio was Raiders head coach just a few months heading into last year’s NFL Draft. He was still adjusting to a new position and power players there before his arrival.