This is a critical season for Raiders’ cornerback Gareon Conley. It’s his third NFL season and he needs to take a big step forward. Conley, the No. 24 overall draft pick in 2017, was hurt most of his rookie season. He had better health last year and he flashed at times. He wasn’t always consistent.
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.