Oakland Raiders: NFL 2019 - AFC West

In Jon Gruden's first year with the team, the Raiders were one of the league's biggest disappointments, with the league's worst defense, averaging 29.2 points conceded per game and winning only four games, the only win against an expressive team came in week 14, when the team beat the Steelers by 24x21. The failure of the team motivated a major rebuild of the cast in the offseason. 

After last year's failure, the Raiders have a new general manager, Mike Mayock, he began by arranging an exchange with the Steelers for wide receiver Antonio Brown and made major investments in the free agency, bringing: Trenton Brown, Tyrell Williams, LaMarcus Joyner, Brandon Marshall, JJ Nelson, Isaiah Crowel and Vontaze Burfict. The team lost members of the offensive line in Kelechi Osemele and Donald Penn and got rid of several veterans, including running back Marshawn Lynch, cornerback Rashaan Melvin and wide receiver Jordy Nelson. The Raiders had three first-round picks in the last draft and the focus was on rebuilding the defense, which was the worst on average points conceded per game last season. 

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