Breaking the (m)Old: A Quick Glance at Oakland's Young Underrated Receivers

Bret ArmstrongAnalyst IJuly 19, 2009

Breaking the (m)Old: A Quick Glance at Oakland's Young Underrated Receivers

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    NEW ORLEANS - OCTOBER 12:  Javon Walker #84 of the Oakland Raiders plays against the New Orleans Saints during their NFL game on October 12, 2008 at the Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Saints defeated the Raiders 34-3.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/G

Explosive Weapon

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    BALTIMORE - OCTOBER 26:  Johnnie Lee Higgins #15 of the Oakland Raiders carries the ball during the game against the Baltimore Raven at M&T Bank Stadium on October 26, 2008 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by: Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Young Stud

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    OAKLAND, CA - DECEMBER 21: Chaz Schilens #81 of the Oakland Raiders celebrates scoring a touchdown past Jacques Reeves #35 of the Houston Texans during an NFL game on December 21, 2008 at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, California.  (Photo

The First Receiver Taken in the 2009 NFL Draft

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    COLLEGE PARK, MD - NOVEMBER 10:  Darrius Heyward-Bey #8 of the Maryland Terrapins begins to celebrate as he scored on 37 yard reverse against the Boston College Eagles in the fourth quarter at Byrd Stadium on November 10, 2007 in College Park, Maryland. (

Mr. Unknown

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    PROVO, UT - SEPTEMBER 4:  Todd Watkins #1 of BYU hauls in a 37-yard pass over Quentin Burrell #8 and Dwight Ellick #24 of Notre Dame to give BYU a first down and allow them to run out the clock and secure a 20-17 victory September 4, 2004 at Lavell Edward

The Fourth Round Steal

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    GAINESVILLE, FL - SEPTEMBER 27:  Louis Murphy #9 of the Florida Gators celebrates his touchdown during the game against the Mississippi Rebels at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on September 27, 2008 in Gainesville, Florida.  (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

The Maybe's

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    NAPA, CA - JULY 25:  Wide receiver Arman Shields #84 runs with the ball during a morning session as the Oakland Raiders start their camp at the Marriott Hotel on July 25, 2008 in Napa, California. (Photo by Sara Wolfram/Getty Images)
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