The Raiders have a good, young running back in Josh Jacobs who’s started his career with back-to-back seasons of 1,000 yards rushing. In 2020, He took 273 carries, caught 33 passes, and accounted for 12 touchdowns.
Head coach Jon Gruden recently said during an interview on the franchise’s “The Raiders Report” TV show that he believes Jacobs is not just a Pro Bowl player, but an “MVP-caliber back.”
“We’d like to see him get more and more real estate,” Gruden said.
But the team also signed Kenyan Drake to a two-year deal worth $11 million with $8.5 million guaranteed this offseason.