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The Raiders should focus on developing three young players.

The Raiders were able to establish a nice youthful core for Jon Gruden’s first few years back in the club after stockpiling first-round picks in recent rounds.
Gruden is now in the fourth year of his ten-year contract, and he needs to impress Mark Davis.
It’s been a long and arduous rebuilding process, and the team must make the playoffs in each of the next two seasons if Gruden’s contract is not to be considered a complete failure.
Fortunately for the Raiders, despite their lack of wins, they have developed an intriguing young core that will be the foundation for their success in the coming seasons – assuming Gruden can put it all together.
Daren Spencer (@DarenSpencer) August 10, 2021 Youth talent for Raiders regarded among top in NFL via @theraiderswire — Daren Spencer (@DarenSpencer) August 10, 2021
#1 – Trevon Moehrig, Safety The Raiders have had a difficult time repairing their secondary, and they have made significant mistakes at safety.
Yet, by selecting Moehrig in the second round of the most recent draft, they appear to have struck gold.
Moehrig was drafted 43rd overall, but he possesses first-round talent and will be a key member of the Raiders’ defense once he on the field.
He’s the type of free safety that NFL teams have been vying for in recent months: he can sit in MOFC deep coverage and assist cornerbacks over the top.
Sooner rather than later, he’ll be a star.
Maxx Crosby, EDGE, Los Angeles Chargers vs. Las Vegas Raiders #2 – Maxx Crosby, EDGE Crosby has 17 sacks in his first two seasons with the Raiders and is looking like the actual star of the EDGE position drafted in 2019.
At the very least, he’s far superior to Clelin Ferrell, who was selected fourth overall but hasn’t lived up to the hype.
Crosby has been disruptive against the majority of offensive lines he’s faced in his first two seasons, and with Yannick Ngakoue taking some of the heat off him, he’ll be trying to return to double-digit sacks in 2021.
He possesses more than enough talent to accomplish this.
#3 – Henry Ruggs, WR So, Ruggs didn’t quite deliver what you’d expect from a first-round wide receiver.
Yet his spurts were exhilarating, and his talent has been well-known since his Alabama days, so there’s nothing to worry about.
Henry Ruggs III and Bryan Edwards of the #Raiders are making great progress in training camp via @TheAthletic — Vic Tafur (@VicTafur) August 4, 2021 He’s about to take the next step in his career as Derek Carr’s top target.
His speed and quickness will provide a challenge to opposing teams, and a year of experience will undoubtedly benefit him in reaching the level that the Raiders anticipate of him.
Prem Deshpande edited the piece.