ALAMEDA – Sean Smith is 28 years old, young by almost any standard. That includes the NFL, which values youth and fresh legs in an extremely physical game.
ALAMEDA – Raiders edge rusher Bruce Irvin remains active with his alma mater.
ALAMEDA – Latavius Murray is a Pro Bowl running back. That title sticks, a point of pride for a young player still finding his way.
ALAMEDA – Bruce Irvin is a new kid on this block. He’s been a Raider just a few months now, but has quickly endeared himself to this franchise and its fan base by simply being himself.