Training camp brings excitement and optimism for all 32 NFL teams. For the Raiders, it represents the newness of a completely new regime and the intrigue of seeing how Reggie McKenzie and Dennis Allen can go about establishing their own culture of discipline and hard work to the Oakland Raiders.
Camp also allows lesser-known players the opportunity to shine. The Raiders have had no shortage of athletes who have shown flashes of being players who could make names for themselves on Sundays in the fall. As such, I present to you a collection of the best training camp/preseason players the Raiders have had.
Remember, these are guys who had more of an impact on the practice field and in preseason than Sundays in the regular season. That said, Raider fans will recognize a name or two on the list.
Without further ado...let's start with number five.