2011 NFL Draft Grades: Now that the 2011 NFL draft is over, it's time to look at the Oakland Raiders picks and grade them. If you read around the web, you'll probably find many experts that are critical of the Raiders draft this year.
The draft is not an exact science, and we are still years away from knowing whether this was a good or bad draft for the Raiders. One thing I can promise you is that the Raiders don't draft based off Mel Kiper or Todd McShay's opinions.
The Raiders feel they don't have many holes in their roster heading into 2011. They are comfortable with their current roster and wanted to add more depth to it during the draft.
I feel they did what they set out to do and added some extra pieces that will give the Raiders a brighter future.
Let's break down every pick the Raiders made.