By Jerry McDonald - NFL Writer
Sunday, April 26th, 2009 at 10:33 am in Oakland Raiders.
Oregon State linebacker Slade Norris is the Raiders selection in the fourth round, No. 126 overall.
“Needs to get bigger and stronger to stick as a backup,” according to the Pro Football Weekly guide.
Norris is 6-foot-2, 236 pounds. He’s also played some defensive end for the Beavers. Listed as a seventh-round or free agent prospect by Prosportsxchange.
At Oregon State, Norris arrived as a safety, morphed into a situational pass rusher and as a senior started 13 games with 10 sacks and 18.5 tackles for losses. He had 19 career sacks.