Mike Mayock is not with the Oakland Raiders to run the team. That is unquestionably Jon Gruden’s gig. Mayock is with the team to help Gruden and to have positive influence. Mayock’s area of expertise is the draft. He set the team’s draft board and then worked on it with Gruden. Prior to the draft,
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.