ALAMEDA -– The Raiders pride themselves on employing players of character. They did so throughout free agency and the early portions of the 2014 NFL draft.
ALAMEDA -– The Raiders had a short list of players they would draft No. 5 overall. It varied some based upon the trade-down proposal, but there was one absolute exception to the rule.
So it’s agreed – the Raiders won Draft Day by picking someone all the punditomaniacs like. And that’s all that anyone can be sure of now.
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