Head coach Jack Del Rio thinks the players he helped pick will help the Raiders capture the AFC West.
In his first season at the helm, that's a stretch. But for the first time in over a decade, there's real optimism about the 53 players that'll sport the Silver and Black on Sundays.
Take a look at Oakland's newly-finalized roster for Week 1 against the Cincinnati Bengals:
QB: Derek Carr, Matt McGloin
RB: Latavius Murray, Roy Helu Jr., Taiwan Jones
FB: Marcel Reece, Jamize Olawale
WR: Amari Cooper, Michael Crabtree, Rod Streater, Andre Holmes, Brice Butler, Seth Roberts
TE: Lee Smith, Mychal Rivera, Clive Walford, Gabe Holmes
OL: Donald Penn, Gabe Jackson, Rodney Hudson, J'Marcus Webb, Austin Howard, Khalif Barnes, Jon Feliciano, Matt McCants, Tony Bergstrom
DL: Khalil Mack, Justin Tuck, Dan Williams, Justin Ellis, Denico Autry, Benson Mayowa, Mario Edwards Jr., Stacy McGee
LB:Curtis Lofton, Ray-Ray Armstrong, Malcolm Smith, Lorenzo Alexander, Ben Heeney, Neiron Ball
CB: TJ Carrie, DJ Hayden, Keith McGill, Neiko Thorpe, Dexter McDonald, SaQuan Edward, Chimdi Chekwa
S: Charles Woodson, Nate Allen, Larry Asante
ST: Sebastian Janikowski, Marquette King, Jon Condo