UPDATE (1:10pm on Monday, April 4) -- The Raiders re-signed Aldon Smith, the team announced.
Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie is working with his third head coach since 2012, moving from Dennis Allen to interim man Tony Sparano to Jack Del Rio.
There has been significant talk about the Raiders adding a running back this offseason. General manager Reggie McKenzie said he was looking for help in a backfield too reliant on one man.
The Raiders are working through a crucial offseason, trying to build upon a solid young foundation and make the transition from competitive to controlling.
The Raiders spent big early in free agency. Stacks of cash produced some big names and solid scheme fits, filling crucial needs on both sides of the football.