Jon Gruden, Reggie McKenzie and the Oakland Raiders stunned everyone Saturday when they traded star defensive end Khalil Mack to the Chicago Bears for a package of draft picks, including two first-round selections. If the Raiders struggle again in 2018, many will likely point to the Mack trade as a key reason why. Across the state of Florida that season, the Buccaneers went 12-4 and won the Super Bowl in part because of the trade two years earlier with the Jets in which they acquired Keyshawn Johnson, who became their leading receiver. I don't blame Gurley, or any running back, for not wanting to absorb a tackle from the University of Buffalo great.
Prior to their week seven bye in late October, the Packers schedule looks very friendly with four of the first six games to be played within the friendly confines of Lambeau Field.
"We're going to be second-guessed until the cows come home on this". We don't get paid for that.
"I was lucky enough to play for two great organizations", Bennett said past year. Besides Mack, Chicago gets a second-round pick and a conditional fifth-rounder in 2020.
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"I think, obviously, we had the day off that day and so that made it harder because I'm just sitting there thinking about it all day". The past year of my career I went up there and wasn't any good anymore and stole their money. I believe that 100 percent we changed that, so it makes it a little bit better that we accomplished that together. "We all will miss him, but we will all move on".
Carr and Mack talked about a brighter future back then, of guiding the Raiders to prominence. "He understood that a lot of us were close with him". "We did change the dynamic of how things are done from the people in the locker room". We were always talking about things and open with each other about everything we were doing, because we had plans together. That's the only thing we won't cross off the list.
Carr took a bit less to get Jackson done and keep the Raiders on schedule to extend Mack the following offseason. When the National Football League schedules were released back in April, a hard midseason stretch in November makes the need for a great start to the season even more important.
"This is the story I tell the Bears fans to make it all right - because they're disgruntled I did that - and after I tell it to them like this they're all right with it", McMichael said. That means they'll be free to watch the "Sunday Night Football" game between the Green Bay Packers and the ...