Unthinkable? Oakland and the Draft: What is Al Going to Do?

March 21, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Al Davis, when he wants to be a tactical genius, can be really, really good.
When he wants to be as mean as a junkyard dog, he can fit that personality as well.
It has been said that when you're a friend of Al Davis, he will go out of his way for you...and if you have an enemy in Al Davis, he will do everything in his power to remove you—from ignoring you in press conferences to trading you away.
With the Draft ahead and free agency over with (for the most part ), everyone can breathe a sigh of relief, right?
Don't count on it.
Al Davis has a track record of making some sort of splash come draft time. Be it ditching a team cancer like Randy Moss, or moving a bit player like Fabian Washington, Al Davis loves to deal.
Players like Ken Stabler, who verbally sparred with Davis at times, discovered no matter what they had done for the club, in a moment's notice you are no longer a Raider. Or, if you happen to be unlucky, as in the case of Marcus Allen, yo...

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