2:26 AM ET Three lopsided trades for quarterbacks, two rule-breaking selections of running backs and an unexpected run of receivers dominated what was a thrilling 90-minute scrambl..
Gareon Conley, the former Ohio State cornerback accused of rape earlier this week, did not drop out of the first round of the NFL draft, as the Oakland Raiders selected him 24th ov..
7:12 AM ET Close The NFL draft kicks off Thursday, and teams will be looking to maximize their value with each selection. Sometimes, that means taking a chance on foreign-born play..
12:46 PM ET Close Everyone knows the blueprint for replacing a Hall of Fame quarterback. Just draft an Aaron Rodgers a few years early. Or trade for a Steve Young. Or tank enough t..
Marshawn Lynch's ceiling in Oakland
10:27 AM ET Close Skittles sales are about to rise in Oakland. Marshawn Lynch is joining the Raiders, replacing Latavius Murray atop the team's tailback depth chart. Lynch will add..
10:20 AM ET Close ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Marshawn Lynch coming out of retirement and staying home to play for the Oakland Raiders means a team on the rise has addressed a huge need at ..
9:06 AM ET Close Marshawn Lynch is set to come out of retirement after the Raiders and Seahawks agreed to a trade that allows the running back to play in Oakland, sources confirmed..
You've read the latest 2017 NFL mock drafts from Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay. Now it's time for our NFL Nation reporters to share their expertise. They played general manager for..
11:32 AM ET Close ALAMEDA, Calif. -- The market has been set for, let's call them, vintage running backs in the NFL. Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie said last week he hoped..
The 2017 NFL draft is right around the corner, which means mock drafts are as prevalent as ever. My futile attempt at projecting the first round is below, but the real purpose of t..
When NCAA vice president Dan Gavitt went before the National Association of Basketball Coaches and pitched the idea of starting the college basketball season on one day -- and that..
12:10 PM ET Close ALAMEDA, Calif. -- The Oakland Raiders will announce their Day 3 picks of the NFL draft from the site of the iconic "Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign on the so..
Draft predictions for all 32 teams
Which teams are looking to trade up -- and down? Which players could be on the move? Which prospects are teams targeting? The 2017 NFL draft is finally at hand, and our NFL Nation ..
The 2017 NFL draft kicks off Thursday in Philadelphia. It is a day of hope for many teams and their fans. Will the Cleveland Browns finally find a franchise quarterback? Can the Sa..
7:27 PM ET Close ALAMEDA, Calif. -- The Oakland Raiders remain interested in acquiring retired running back Marshawn Lynch from the Seattle Seahawks, even if talks have seemingly q..
BOCA RATON, Fla. -- Basking in the coastal oasis that is the luxurious Boca Raton Resort & Club, Lane Kiffin felt a lot more like he was in football purgatory back on Jan. 9. T..
8:11 AM ET One of the surprises in the 2017 NFL schedule is how many good games get Sunday afternoon play. The Packers kick it off by hosting the Seahawks on Sunday afternoon in We..
Full list of Week 1 NFL lines
The 2017 NFL schedule has now been released, which can only mean that gambling lines were soon to follow. Here are the opening Week 1 lines from the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook. K..
NFL Nation reporters predict the 2017 regular-season records for every team. Each prediction was made independent of the predictions of their colleagues. Check out the full schedul..
Early-season marquee matchups include the Lions at the Giants on Sept. 18 and the Cowboys at Arizona on Sept. 25. Long stretches of the Monday night schedule will feature divisiona..
5:17 PM ET Close ALAMEDA, Calif. -- The Oakland Raiders have exercised the fifth-year option on All-Pro edge rusher Khalil Mack -- the reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year -- ..
Uni Watch: Raiders go Vegas
We've been doing Uni Watch design challenges for more than a decade now. Sometimes the topic is a juicy one, such as when we invited readers to redesign the Cleveland Browns jersey..