The Las Vegas Raiders went into their bye week sitting at 1-4, but with plenty of talent on the roster, they should be in ‘buy mode’ before the deadline.
As the Las Vegas Raiders come off the bye and prepare to take on the Houston Texans, they hope they can get their season back on track. There are a few factors that favor their chances. They have a weak string of opponents over the next few weeks, division rivals who continue to lose, and a head coach who is becoming to find his rhythm.
Another advantage Las Vegas has is that the trade deadline is quickly approaching. If the team feels as though they can still make a serious push for the playoffs, they’ll certainly be buyers at the deadline.
There are a few likely available players, plenty of which Dave Zeigler could target. For Las Vegas, the season is far from over, as the schedule gets soft after the bye week, and they certainly have more than enough time to make a run.
Here are three possible trade targets that might be the best fit for the Silver and Black.