menelik watson


ALAMEDA – Right tackle ranked atop the rather short list of position battles heading into Raiders training camp.


The Silver and Black are in Arizona for their first exhibition game of 2016, and rookie quarterback Connor Cook should see plenty of action...


NAPA -- Menelik Watson has a long injury history, not that he needs a reminder. The Raiders right tackle ended up on injured reserve twice in three seasons, and missed 31 games in that span.


NAPA – Khalil Mack is unblockable.

That’s not meant to be true, a hyperbolic claim bandied about to illustrate the Raiders edge rusher’s elite talent.


NAPA -– Menelik Watson and Austin Howard are locked in an intriguing position battle to start at right tackle. The matchup pits quality versus quality, one that will take time to sort out.