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Raiders need special teams improvement

Raiders need special teams improvement

"If I had my choice, I could put together a hell of a special-teams squad. But the choice is not mine, the choice is who shakes out on the depth chart as position players. From the final 53 guys on the team, that's how you get your special-teams units."--Raiders special teams coach Bob Casullo

  In the parity driven NFL, special teams is anything but a stepchild. If the Oakland Raiders are to return to the Super Bowl for the second time in as many seasons, this area will have to improve after a checkered 2002 season. The Raiders had some good moments but also some shaky ones on special teams last season. The Raiders have one of the best kicker-punter combinations in Sebastian... Recommended Stories

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