Signed by Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent, May 12, 2016…Played three years at Arkansas, playing in 38 games and starting his last 34 straight contests…As a junior, started all 13 games after moving from right guard to left tackle…Extended his consecutive games started streak to 34 games…Named All-SEC Third Team by Phil Steele publications…Paved the way for RB Alex Collins to run for over 1,500 yards and become just the third player in SEC history with three straight 1,000-yard campaigns to begin his career…Collins tied for the SEC lead with 10 100-yard rushing games, equaling an Arkansas program record set by former Raider Darren McFadden…Helped Arkansas lead the conference with five 200-yard rushing games in league play…As a sophomore, started all 13 games at right guard…Allowed only one sack on the season and was penalized just three times…Blocked for Collins and RB Jonathan Williams, who were the only FBS teammates to each top the 1,000-yard mark in 2014…Part of an offensive line that allowed just 14 sacks on the year…Helped Arkansas gain over 400 yards on the group at Texas Tech…As a freshman, appeared in 12 games…Started the final eight games of the season at guard…Named Freshman All-American and tabbed for SEC All-Freshman Team honors…Blocked for Collins, who became the second freshman in program history and the 10th true freshman in SEC history to rush for 1,000 yards…Part of a line that set the single-season program record by allowing just eight sacks…Made first collegiate start at Texas A&M…Attended Booker T. Washington High School in Miami, Fla. …Ranked as the No. 5 guard in the country by Scout.com and No. 13 by 247Sports.com…Tabbed by ESPN as the No. 12 tackle in the country and the No. 20 overall prospect in Florida…Ranked No. 13 in the nation at tackle and No. 19 overall in the state by Rivals.com…As a senior, named first-time all-state after helping team post a 13-1 record and win the 4A state championship…Team averaged 53.5 points and 431.2 yards of offense per game…Selected to play in the Under Armour All-America Game…As a junior, named first-team all-state…Helped team win 13 games and advance to the state championship contest…Offense averaged 41.7 points and 404.9 total yards of offense per game.
Raiders quarterback Derek Carr spoke to the 2017 rookie class during the Rookie Transition Program put on by the team's Player Engagement department.
Carolina Panthers Head Coach Ron Rivera discusses why former Raiders QB Jim Plunkett should be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Courtesy Talk of Fame Network