Raiders beaten up secondary faces turnover prone Joe Flacco

The Ravens passing attack provides a solid matchup for the Raiders secondary, if the secondary is healthy. Cornerback David Amerson suffered a concussion on Sunday and has been limited in practice this week. Rookie Gareon Conley has also been limited after missing last week’s game with a shin injury. The possibility of missing two of…

Raiders expecting to have Gareon Conley ready for season opener

The Raiders first round draft pick in 2017 has yet to practice this month. But the team is still counting on Gareon Conley to suit up in 13 days when the Raiders open the regular season in Tennessee. One PUP curiosity is #Raiders 1st-round CB Gareon Conley: Source said OAK expects him to be ready…

Raiders secondary with serious question marks

In the 2017 NFL draft the Raiders wanted to upgrade the secondary. So they selected a cornerback with their first pick and a safety with their second. But as the team enters the second game of the preseason, the secondary is a bigger question - and possibly bigger weakness - than it was prior to…

Karl Joseph should take a big step forward in 2017

Karl Joseph isn’t the new guy in the Raiders secondary anymore. The strong safety played in 12 games last season, starting nine of them. And now the game is becoming easier. “I think that’s been the biggest difference for me this year, just the mental part of the game,” Joseph said. “I feel like it’s…