Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr attended to groundbreaking for Valley Children's Hospital's new Pelandale Specialty Care Center. The pediatric healthcare center will open in late 2018. (Marijke Rowlandemail@example.com)
In the third round of the draft, the Oakland Raiders selected former Placer High School standout Eddie Vanderdoes, a defensive tackle from UCLA with the 88th pick. One round earlier, the Raiders picked safety Obi Melifonwu of Connecticut.
A quick look at Oakland Raiders second-round draft pick Obi Melifonwu, a safety out of Connecticut, and Eddie Vanderdoes, a defensive lineman out of UCLA and former Placer High star taken in the third round.
Oakland selected Conley, a cornerback from Ohio State, with the 24th overall pick Thursday. Conley arrives amid allegations that he sexually assaulted a woman at a Cleveland hotel earlier this month. The Raiders held a press conference to introduce Conley on Friday at their headquarters.
The Raiders select former Ohio State cornerback Gareon Conley with the 24th pick in the first round of the NFL draft Thursday. Conley was selected while under added scrutiny after sexual assault allegations were levied against him earlier this week.