The players picked eight veterans to run the council and coach Jack Del Rio will meet with those players once a week for healthy discussion.
Training camp will become more real on Sunday for the Raiders when they puts on the shoulder pads for contact for the first time this camp.
Sio Moore's time on the active/physically unable to perform list was a short one. The Raiders' starting outside linebacker returned to practice Saturday.
Oakland Raiders receivers Michael Crabtree and Josh Harper stand out in the first day of training camp.
At times, Matt McGloin worked ahead of Christian Ponder during Friday's practice, with Jack Del Rio saying no jobs will be handed out.
Receiver Rod Streater and running back Trent Richardson were put on the Raiders' non-football injury list and two others are on the PUP list.
Murray isn't a lock to succeed
Latavius Murray is far from a lock to succeed, but he has a much better chance than Trent Richardson. Roy Helu could be a nice pick in PPR leagues and could become the feature back if injuries strike. Running back tiers (Insider)
It seems there won't be very many quiet moments during training camp for the Raiders, which gets going Friday morning.
Raiders' Carr rated No. 26 fantasy QB
Eric Karabell is willing to give Oakland's Derek Carr a mulligan for last year's rookie numbers. Carr should benefit significantly this year from the addition of WR Amari Cooper. Quarterback tiers (Insider)
Murray due for a bigger role
Latavius Murray showed flashes with an average of 5.2 yards per carry last season. He has a good chance to be the Raiders' No. 1 running back over Trent Richardson. Fantasy X factors
T.J. Carrie started four games last season and is now in position to become a regular starter.
Derek Carr has been making up time with two rookie targets the Oakland Raiders hope he connects with often in the next several years.
All parties involved in the future of the Raiders are going their due diligence as key dates approach.
NFL Nation Buzz: Oakland Raiders
Bill Williamson explains why training camp will be different this year for Derek Carr, now that he's the Raiders' starting quarterback.
Allen fits Raiders' desperate pattern
S Nate Allen will get $12 million guaranteed from Oakland this season after five average years in Philadelphia. That happens when a team hasn't reached the playoffs since 2002. Grantland: All-bad contracts team
Raiders troll Harry Styles
Yes, that Harry Styles, of One Direction. After Styles told a Chiefs-loving crowd at Arrowhead Stadium that no one supported the Raiders, Oakland was quick to tweet a response. The reply
One Direction's Harry Styles trolled the Raiders at a concert in Arrowhead Stadium, but the Raiders managed to get the last laugh.
Rice: Amari Cooper the 'new Tim Brown'
Hall of Famer Jerry Rice told the Raiders' website that the rookie WR is "very much like Tim Brown, very explosive, got speed to burn, really going to strike fear into the opposing team."
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Despite having very young cornerbacks and tight ends, the Oakland Raiders resisted signing veteran free agents Tarell Brown and Jermaine Gresham.
The ranking considerations are based mostly on future projections and what to expect in 2015.
The Oakland Raiders placed starting outside linebacker Sio Moore on the active/physically unable to perform list Monday.
|2(3)||Mario Edwards Jr.||DE||Florida State|
|3(4)||Clive Walford||TE||Miami (FL)|
|4(29)||Jon Feliciano||OG||Miami (FL)|
|7(1)||Anthony Morris||OT||Tennessee State|
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