Who's ready for some Oakland Raiders football?
Even though we are still months away from the start of 2014 regular season, credit the NFL's carefully constructed offseason for keeping fans on pins and needles.
The closer we get to the start of training camp, the easier it will be to understand what's in store for the Silver and Black.
All know we now that is that head coach Dennis Allen and general manager Reggie McKenzie are going to be on the hot seat.
Despite their best efforts to infuse this team with talent, what matters most is progress. Another four-win season or worse will spell the end of days for that tandem.
So what can we expect out of this new-look version of the Raiders?
After surveying the team's roster and breaking down recent news reports that have surfaced, I offer this look at four bold and four slightly less bold predictions for the 2014 season.