The Inevitable Trades For Derrick Burgess


Published: April 18, 2009


... Oakland Raider. 

"Why?", you ask. 

Well, as it turns out, there are many reasons.

Do you believe that Al Davis will sit pat, with just the five draft picks he has? 

I don't either.

He'll want more and he'll be looking for ways to get more. He may trade down, with one of his higher picks, yet his history, however, goes against that, or he might trade a player or two. 

He may even do both, before the draft is over.

I consider trading a player to be the option Mr. Davis favors. 

So, who would he deal? 

The player he'd get the most for, in return, could be RB Michael Bush. With the brilliant potential that Bush displayed in last year's season finale against Tampa Bay, many teams could come calling.

Al Davis has seen too many Oakland RB's go down in the past few seasons to be keen on trading Bush. Yet, he would be willing to let pass-rushing DE Derric...

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