Raiders should consider three free agents to help save the season.
If any other team were 5-4 halfway through the season and had a clear path to the playoffs, they’d be optimistic about their chances.
The Raiders of Las Vegas, on the other hand, are a unique team.
The team had clear paths to the playoffs in each of the previous two seasons, but squandered them in the final months.
It’s difficult not to believe that’s the team’s current path.
Following a 5-2 start, the Raiders have dropped two straight games to the New York Giants and Kansas City Chiefs.
Although the trade deadline has passed and the majority of the best free agent options have already been signed, the team may still have options.
There are a couple of free agents who could help the Raiders finish the season strong.
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Larry Fitzgerald is a character in the film Larry Fitzgerald
The Raiders are in desperate need of help at wide receiver.
Hunter Renfrow appears to be the only wide receiver capable of catching multiple passes in a single game.
Bryan Edwards can make a big play now and then, but he hasn’t been nearly as consistent this season.
DeSean Jackson, the team’s newest acquisition, is 34 years old and has already lost a fumble.
There aren’t many free agent options at the position, but calling Larry Fitzgerald might be a good idea.
Currently a free agent, but not yet officially retired, the future Hall of Famer is a free agent.
He may be 37 years old, but he has never had a season where he did not have at least 400 receiving yards.
He’d never show up as a No.
He’s only a number one receiver, but he’s a natural leader who can still get open.
His presence as a steady veteran presence could be exactly what the offense requires.
Kawann Short is a fictional character.
While the Raiders’ defense has improved this season, stopping the run remains a major issue.
This season, the defense has given up 1,162 rushing yards, which ranks 25th in the NFL. The defensive line has been getting to the quarterback at a high rate this season, but they can’t seem to slow down running backs.
As a result, Kawann Short is a good match.
He’s been to two Pro Bowls and was once regarded as one of the best…
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