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Oakland Raiders' Top 5 Round 1 Draft Targets
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Like they have all too often done in recent years, the Oakland Raiders can’t afford to miss on their first-round selection in the 2013 NFL Draft

This year, courtesy of a disappointing 4-12 record, the Raiders will select third overall. As such, the possibilities are endless, and they will have plenty of potentially elite prospects to choose from. 

With a pick that high, they want to take the best player available, but that player has to be one who will make an impact. As a result, we can consider the philosophy to be more geared toward selecting the best player available at a position that could use an upgrade. 

Assuming they stay at their currently scheduled pick, here are the Raiders’ top-five targets in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft.

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