The Raiders are expected to use No. 5 pick Khalil Mack and LaMarr Woodley at end in their sub-package defense, with LE Justin Tuck rushing from the interior.
Raiders selected OLB Khalil Mack with the No. 5 overall pick in the NFL draft.
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports the Falcons could try to trade up from No. 6 to No. 4 if Buffalo OLB Khalil Mack is still available.
SI's Peter King says "you can take it to the bank" that Buffalo OLB Khalil Mack won't get past the Raiders at No. 5.
According to Profootballtalk.com, the Jaguars are "believed to be seriously considering" Buffalo OLB Khalil Mack at No. 3 overall.
According to Profootballtalk, the "thinking in some league circles" is that the Texans would like to trade down and select Buffalo OLB Khalil Mack.
NFL.com's Gil Brandt predicted in MMQB that Khalil Mack will be drafted ahead of Jadeveon Clowney on Thursday.
ESPN's Adam Schefter indicated on SportsCenter Friday that Buffalo OLB Khalil Mack may still be in the mix to go No. 1 overall to the Texans.
After studying Buffalo OLB Khalil Mack's tape, ESPN's Merril Hoge called Mack the "most dominant football player I've ever seen come out of college."
A friend of Texans GM Rick Smith tells SI's Peter King that Smith prefers Buffalo OLB/DE Khalil Mack to South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney.
According to ESPN's Chris Mortensen, a "handful" of NFL evaluators have "greater confidence" in Buffalo OLB/DE Khalil Mack panning out than South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney.
Buffalo OLB Khalil Mack clocked forty times of 4.66 and 4.62 at the NFL Scouting Combine.
Buffalo LB Khalil Mack measured 6-foot-2 1/2 and 251 pounds at the NFL Scouting Combine weigh-in.