Oakland Raiders

Raiders trade up, trade down and end up with more linemen on NFL draft day 2

FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2016, file photo, Jacksonville State quarterback Eli Jenkins is sacked by LSU defensive end Arden Key (49) in the second half of an NCAA college football game in Baton Rouge, La.
FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2016, file photo, Jacksonville State quarterback Eli Jenkins is sacked by LSU defensive end Arden Key (49) in the second half of an NCAA college football game in Baton Rouge, La. AP File Photo

The Raiders made multiple trades and selected two linemen and a pass rusher Friday, the second day of the 2018 NFL draft.

After picking up offensive tackle Kolton Miller (of Roseville High School) in the first round Thursday, the Raiders drafted P.J. Hall at nose tackle (No. 57 overall) in the second round.

In the third, Oakland took tackle Brandon Parker (No. 65) and edge rusher Arden Key (No. 87).

Oakland first traded down, sending pick No. 41 to the Titans for Nos. 57 and 89 (No. 89 and a sixth-round pick were later swapped for No. 87 in a deal with the Rams). The Raiders got No. 65 from Baltimore for pick Nos. 75, 152 and 212.

Here's the haul for Oakland.

P.J. HALL

Selected: Second round, No. 57 overall

College: Sam Houston State

Position: Nose tackle

Height/Weight: 6-foot-1, 310 pounds

Comment: NFL.com calls Hall a "squatty body" who can push the pocket and defend well against the run game.

BRANDON PARKER

Selected: Third round, No. 65 overall

College: North Carolina A&T

Position: Offensive tackle

Height/Weight: 6-foot-8, 305 pounds

Comment: Parker's strength, length and agility are "NFL-caliber," NFL.com writes. He was a true freshman starter in 2014.

ARDEN KEY

Selected: 89th

College: LSU

Position: Defensive end/edge rusher

Height/Weight: 6-foot-5, 238 pounds

Comment: NFL.com calls Key a promising defender whose extreme length helped rack up plenty of sacks in college, but notes that he went through a finger injury and offseason shoulder surgery in 2017.

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A custom touch, LSU NFL draft prospect Arden Key has his nickname sewn above the inside breast pocket of his suit coat. Paul Moseley Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS

Day 3 picks

Fourth round: 110th

Fifth round: 159th, 173rd

Sixth round: 185th, 216th

Seventh round: 228th

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