Rebuilding the Oakland Raiders, Brick By Brick

April 14, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Don't lose hope. Don't get impatient. Why? Some things are rebuilt, line upon line, precept upon precept, a little here, a little there. The NFL draft is an opportunity to rebuild the Oakland Raiders. In just a few more days, some choices will be made.
Each choice is like a brick added to build a strong wall.
Where did I get this idea? Isaiah 28:9-10 contains this idea. It talks about the process and power of preparation. The process applies to anything we do, including our team preparing to play football in 2010.
If the team is going to be rebuilt, the coaches are going to have to have a precise idea of what bricks are missing in the defense, which is the "wall of protection." Then, if the brick is out of place, or not a part of the team, then the draft gives the Oakland Raiders a chance to obtain a brick, or several bricks, to rebuild the team, and to rebuild that wall of defense.
The same applies to the offense.
Also, if the coaches are rebuilding one a...

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