Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/20/14

OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 15: Richard Seymour #92 of the Oakland Raiders knocks down a pass by Matt Cassel #7 of the Kansas City Chiefs at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on November 15, 2009 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
The Oakland Raiders are not exactly known for their big name players as of right now which almost forces the attention on to players who either have yet to earn it or players who we just do not need to see anymore. On the flip side there are also a couple of players, like any team, who do not get the credit that they deserve. I am back again and this time it is to take a look at the two most overrated and the two most underrated players on the Oakland Raiders. Overrated: Richard Seymour It almost seems weird putting Richard Seymour as overrated, but at this point in his career he should not have been voted into the Pro Bowl. He did pick up six sacks on the year, but had only 29 tackles. Just over a year ago, Seymour signed a two-year deal with Oakland worth $30 million this made him the highest paid defensive player in the NFL. Mathematically speaking, Seymour made $517,241.38 per tackle last season. The Raiders would be bankrupt if one of their other players (mentioned later in ...
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