The 2020 NFL season is only a short time away and while Raider Nation is probably still sulking after going 7-9 and missing the playoffs last year, they might have an opportunity to go further this time around. In fact, with the various moves that the team has made in free agency this offseason and a solid Quarterback like Derrek Carr at the helm, it’s entirely possible to make a playoff run this year.
How do we get there though? What will The Las Vegas Raiders have to do in order to reach the playoffs?
Let’s start with what we know before we go any further. Whether Raider nation wants to admit it or not, the team was ranked 24th in offense and defense last year. While there are still eight teams worse than them on both sides of the field, that’s not going to help them break into the upper echelon of The National Football league.
With that being said and another season almost upon us, here are five players that are going to be key to taking The Las Vegas Raiders to the playoffs in 2020.