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Daniel Jeremiah of the NFL Network believes that Florida defensive tackle Sahrrif Floyd could fall out of the top-10 if the Oakland Raiders pass on him with the third overall pick. I believe Sharrif Floyd could fall out of the top 10 if the Oakland Raiders pass on him at No. 3. The teams picking fourth through ninth either don’t fit Floyd scheme-wise or they are set at the position. The Tennessee Titans (10th pick) would be his last hope to land in the top 10, barring a trade-up from another team. The only player I could see the Raiders drafting over Floyd if Geno Smith or Dee Milliner. Floyd might be the “safest” pick for them. Need NFL Tickets? The post Jeremiah: Sharrif Floyd could fall out of the top-ten if Raiders pass appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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For seven straight years starting in 2004, the Oakland Raiders had a top 10 pick in the NFL draft only to end up disappointed in the outcome.
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It is almost time to find out who will go where in the NFL. Check out all your Oakland Raiders 2013 Draft choices right here.
Draft Coverage begins April 25th at 8:00pm – 10:00pm ET on NFL Network.
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