It was just a week ago that Raiders head coach Jon Gruden was lavishing praise on the powerful performance of running back Marshawn Lynch.
Lynch continues to run through tacklers and block blitzers
At Dallas, Smith was an exceptional blocker for Ezekiel Elliott and a terrific player on special teams
'Muscle Hamster' was an All-Pro running back as recently as 2015 for the Bucs
Johnson can provide experience, knowledge this spring and summer
It's still to be determined if the new head coach will want Lynch to be his featured back this coming season
Pro Football Focus grades Lynch as the NFL's ninth-best running back in 2017
Raiders offensive line, after struggling early this season, appears to be setting the tone once again in games
Teammates see Lynch as a tough, dedicated ball carrier.
President Donald Trump on Monday tweeted that Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch should be suspended if he continues to sit for the national anthem before games.