View Full Version : Raiders rookie Elijah Hood: Marshawn Lynch is 'the man who I wanted to become'

05-05-2017, 01:16 PM
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Is it too ambitious to suggest the Oakland Raiders (http://www.espn.com/nfl/team/_/name/oak/oakland-raiders) drafted the heir apparent to Marshawn Lynch (http://www.espn.com/nfl/player/_/id/10456/marshawn-lynch) in North Carolina’s Elijah Hood (http://www.espn.com/nfl/player/_/id/3116690/elijah-hood)?

On one hand, Lynch has yet to take a snap after sitting out last season in retirement, and Hood, well, he is a seventh-round draft pick ... and there is a reason he lasted until the seventh round, right?

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