Raiders Have ‘Displayed Interest’ in Superstar Browns WR: Report..


Raiders Have ‘Displayed Interest’ in Superstar Browns WR: Report..

The Las Vegas Raiders‘ young wide receiver corps showed a lot of promise to start the season but has now lost its most productive member. The team released Henry Ruggs on November 2 after his arrest on a DUI charge for his involvement in a fatal car crash in Las Vegas. He was leading the team in receiving yards with 469 receiving yards but they won’t have him going forward.

The Raiders could rely on Bryan Edwards, Zay Jones and Hunter Renfrow for the rest of the season and add a decent veteran like John Brown. However, the team could also swing big as they continue to chase a playoff berth. The Cleveland Browns and Odell Beckham Jr. appear headed for a divorce. The wide receiver was arguably the best in the NFL from 2014 to 2016 but hasn’t had nearly the same success since getting traded to Cleveland.

The Browns didn’t trade him at the deadline so now their only option is to sit him or cut him. If Beckham is cut, the Raiders have shown interest in signing him, according to NFL insider Jordan Schultz.

Beckham hasn’t looked like a superstar receiver in years but a change of scenery with a new quarterback could be exactly what he needs.

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Why Would Beckham Choose the Raiders?

As Schulz noted, the New Orleans Saints could also be interested in Beckham. They just lost wide receiver Michael Thomas for the season and have a major need at the position. Also, Beckham is from Louisiana and could want to come home. However, the Raiders would offer him a much better situation.

Las Vegas is a huge market and Beckham’s personality would fit in perfectly there. The team also has a need at wide receiver so he’d see plenty of targets. Quarterback Derek… Nokia News – Short Summary.


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