Well before the Oakland Raiders get to the 2013 NFL Draft, Dennis Allen and Reggie McKenzie will have some important decisions to make in the free agency period.
This time around, the Raiders are expected to be right up against the salary cap, rather than the significant amount over that they were last offseason. This, in tandem with some likely cost-cutting moves to come, will allow Reggie McKenzie at least a little bit of wiggle room to make some moves.
It’s easy enough to point out which free agents a given team should go after. However, moves that a team doesn’t make can quite often be just as important as the ones they do.
Here are the top five free agents that the Raiders should avoid at all costs this offseason.