The Oakland Raiders held their pre-draft press conference Friday, and Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie and Jack Del Rio had plenty to say on all the hot topics surrounding the team.
In this inaugural episode of the Raiders Wire Podcast, managing editor Will Reeve Jr tackles the following:
- How serious was Reggie McKenzie when he said he would go “all offense” at Friday’s press conference?
- How firm is the deadline that McKenzie gave on Marshawn Lynch and how Lynch dragging his feet impacts the Raiders’ draft plans.
- Aldon Smith, will he ever play again? Does it even matter anymore for Oakland if he does?
- Will Reuben Foster fall to the Raiders at No. 24?
- Will discusses McKenzie’s praise of former Sooners running back Joe Mixon, and the fact the team has greenlit the GM to draft the talented RB
- Jack Del Rio roasts 2017 NFL schedule
- The 2017 NFL draft and what must be done if Oakland wants to be able to overcome their difficult schedule and take the next step towards a championship.
And much more.