Raiders signed special teamer Taiwan Jones to a three-year, $4.355 million extension through 2017.
Coach Dennis Allen says Taiwan Jones' transition from running back to cornerback has been "difficult."
The San Francisco Chronicle's Vic Tafur observed at OTAs that RB-turned-CB Taiwan Jones will face a "steep uphill climb" to make the Raiders' 2013 roster.
GM Reggie McKenzie says Taiwan Jones will likely move from running back to cornerback this season.
Raiders RB Taiwan Jones says he'd be open to switching back to his college position of cornerback.
Taiwan Jones (ankle) is listed as questionable for Week 12 against the Bengals.
Taiwan Jones rushed just three times for 13 yards in Sunday's Week 11 loss to the Saints.
Raiders OC Greg Knapp clarified that Taiwan Jones' ball-security issues have involved practice reps.
Following Sunday's loss to the Ravens, coach Dennis Allen admitted that he doesn't trust Taiwan Jones.
Taiwan Jones rushed just twice for six yards and caught a seven-yard screen pass in the Raiders' Week 10 loss to Baltimore.
CSN Bay Area's Paul Gutierrez expects Taiwan Jones to be the "bell cow" in Baltimore this week with FB Marcel Reece playing primarily in passing situations.
After stating early in the week that Taiwan Jones' ball-security issues were a concern, coach Dennis Allen insists the Raiders have "confidence" in the expected Week 10 starter.
Taiwan Jones was the first-team tailback at Wednesday's practice.
The San Francisco Chronicle believes Taiwan Jones will be the Raiders' starting running back against the Ravens.