I have said over and over that this is one of the least predictable drafts in recent memory. Because the draft is so deep, but also because for the first time in years, there is no consensus on who the number one quarterback is. Because it is the most important position in the NFL, the quarterback position often helps shape how the top of the first round goes.
But while the first round will be very unpredictable and NFL fans should be ready for a wild ride, there are some generalities that can be predicted for every team. So while I swore I not going to make predictions because of the crazy nature of this year’s draft, well… you know… I lied.
So here are five general predictions about how the Raiders draft will go: