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7-9, 3rd in AFC West
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Joseph is ready to make an impact

Mel Kiper Jr. would be "shocked" if Karl Joseph isn't a starter for Oakland in Week 1 -- barring an injury. The Raiders better be ready for him to take some risks and lay some heavy hits. Impact rookies (Insider)

Raiders TE Walford expected to be fine after ATV accident (0:24)
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Source: Raiders TE hurt in ATV crash, will be OK

Oakland Raiders second-year tight end Clive Walford suffered a knee injury during an ATV accident but is expected to be ready for the start of training camp, a source told ESPN.

Edwards says Broncos are not a lock to win division (1:18)

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

The Raiders have declined to exercise the fifth-year option on CB D.J. Hayden, per league source.

Jemele: The smear campaign on Cook was bogus (1:58)
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Raiders got solid value in draft

Oakland knew it needed to boost its defense heading into the draft, and Reggie McKenzie did just that. What grade did Mel Kiper Jr. give the Raiders for their efforts? NFL draft grades (Insider)

No chance Raiders move to Vegas (1:01)

Raiders' best pick: Karl Joseph

The West Virginia safety, who was the No. 14 overall pick, can cover and defend against the run. Joseph is one of the more violent and efficient tacklers that Scouts Inc. has studied at the position in the past five years. Todd McShay (Insider)

Raiders' draft fills future needs, not immediate holes (2:03)

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

"We just felt like (Connor Cook) was too good a player not to try (to draft). You always have to have depth...Derek (Carr) is our quarterback." - Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie.

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NFL draft trade tracker

A full look at all the moves made during the NFL draft, broken down by team.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

Here are the Raiders' picks in the 2016 NFL draft: 1. Karl Joseph, S, West Virginia; 2. Jihad Ward, DE, Illinois; 3. Shilique Calhoun, OLB/DE Michigan State; 4. Connor Cook, QB, Michigan State; 5. DeAndre Washington, RB, Texas Tech; 6. Cory James, LB, Colorado State; 7. Vadal Alexander, G, LSU.


Highlights: Vadal Alexander

The Raiders added more beef up front in Round 7, taking the LSU lineman. Check out some of Alexander's best highlights.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

Raiders select LSU guard Vadal Alexander with the 13th pick of the seventh round, No. 234 overall, and that will do it for Oakland in the 2016 NFL draft.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

Raiders select Colorado State OLB Cory James with the 19th pick of the sixth round, No. 194 overall.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

Raiders fifth-round draft pick DeAndre Washington said his style is similar to that of Maurice Jones-Drew. The running back from Texas Tech spoke to Bay Area media on a conference call. Here is the transcript.

Team Stats

Passing Yards242.416th
Rushing Yards91.128th
Points For22.417th
Points Against24.922nd

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