Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 5/13/12

After day two of the Oakland Raiders rookie mini–camp, head coach Dennis Allen spoke about 2012 NFL Draft third round pick Tony Bergstrom, fourth round pick Miles Burris and the rookie camp in general.

Addressing the media after practice, Allen spoke about linebacker Miles Burris and his athleticism.

“I've seen every indication that he is fully athletic enough to play the positions we are going to ask him to play and we are excited about him,” Allen said.

Allen also spoke about the Raiders first pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, offensive guard Tony Bergstrom:

“I think he's done a nice job,” Allen said. “I think he fits the zone running scheme and he has some athleticism. So I think he will be a nice fit in there.”

The Raiders have one more day of rookie mini–camp tomorrow, May 13. As it winds to a close, Allen believes the work being done is important:

“It's extremely important,” Allen said. “The rookies are obviously behind from a mental and physical standpoint. They are going to have to work hard and work fast to get caught up. It's really important to have this camp.”

Even with the rookie camp coming to an end, they won't break for long. Next week the veterans will join the rookies for a few days of offseason workouts.

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