I must be frank: I have been operating under the assumption that the Oakland Raiders will release Michael Crabtree. It was reported by the Las Vegas Review Journal in late December and it makes sense. Crabtree’s play declined last season. He will be 31 in September. The Raiders need a boost at receiver. He was
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.