What has been abundantly clear over the last 12 months is that the Oakland Raiders have had a total change in their defensive philosophy.

Since their last appearance in a Super Bowl in 2002-03, when their defense ranked third against the run, they have never ranked better than 22nd in any year.

That is seven years of abysmal run defense.

Their personnel strategy during that time concentrated on the ...

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