Join our continuing Oakland Raiders pre-draft coverage when Jerry McDonald hosts a live chat on Wednesday at noon.
There was no sign of any Raiders players between 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. today, just a light stream of administrative employees and scouts arriving to prepare for the draft.
As it stands, the Raiders won’t have a draft pick in the first round for the first time since 1989.
Just got a return e-mail from Raiders tight end and player rep Zach Miller with regard to judge Susan Nelson’s ruling for an injunction to lift the NFL lockout.
We’ve just launched the Bay Area News Group’s Raiders Facebook page, where we’ll have links to our Raiders related articles and blog posts, as well as some Facebook-only content such as photos and trivia questions.
(I know, what took so long?!)
We’re hoping that you’ll like it.
To begin things, we’ve thrown out a trivia question. Some diehards may be able to answer it!
We realize the NFL draft is just two days away, but here’s a non-football story about the Raiders that is gathering a lot of stream on the Web.
Bianca La Russa, daughter of former A’s and current St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa, is a new member of the Oakland Raiderettes cheerleading squad.
“A goal and a dream come true. I’m a 2011 Raiderette! I’m so excited to rep an organization that does so much good,” she said via Twitter.