As a very real byproduct of a stunningly bad 2017 regression, the Oakland Raiders have more needs heading into 2018 than we expected. After the 12-4 happenings of 2016, the Raiders looked loaded for the foreseeable future. But the inability to add impact help on defense and an alarming slump by many offensive players, the
Bill Williamson has been a professional sports journalist for 28 years. He has covered the NFL for 22 straight years. He has been covering the Oakland Raiders for the past nine years, including seven at ESPN.com.