The Oakland Raiders report to training camp on July 25, kick-starting what is a long process of preparation before the regular season rolls around in September.
Between the start of camp and the start of the regular season, many questions about the current team will be answered, the biggest roster battles will be settled, the roles of many new players will be determined and, of course, the roster will be cut down to the final 53.
It’s almost that time again, Raider Nation. Here is the complete Oakland Raiders 2013 training camp guide.
While there are some familiar faces in silver and black this year, there are also plenty of players new to the team as well.
For analysis of all 89 players heading to camp with the team, check out the Full Training Camp Roster Breakdown for the Oakland Raiders.
As the Raiders continue their massive organizational rebuild, there are many questions that need to be answered if they are to enjoy some success not only this season, but in the future as well.
Breaking down who may win certain position battles, how some new coaching systems will fair, as well as the needed patience of the front office, check out the 10 Burning Questions for Oakland Raiders’ Training Camp.
This Oakland Raiders team is certain to have plenty of competition up and down the roster, but the most intriguing of which will come at some of the most important positions on the field.
The Raiders did an impressive job adding as much talent as possible in both the 2013 NFL draft and the undrafted free-agency period.
The Raiders will need contributions from many of these players to succeed this season, and for a breakdown of each player and their possible role on the team, check out Rookie, Undrafted Free-Agent Watch for Oakland Raiders’ Training Camp.
An unfortunate part of the training camp and preseason process is the number of players that will be forced to look for NFL work elsewhere.
For a breakdown of a few Raiders’ players who may surprisingly be on the outside looking in, check out Bubble Watch for Oakland Raiders’ Training Camp.
Of course, with the end of the preseason will come the final roster cut-downs as well.
As it is never too early to forecast just who it is that will make up the 2013 silver and black squad, here is the Projected Oakland Raiders Final 53-Man Roster, Training Camp Edition.