September 1, 2014
The Oakland Raiders have added two more assistants to their coaching staff.
The team on Monday named Kelly Skipper their running backs coach
and added Lionel Washington to coach defensive backs.
Skipper, a former running back at Fresno State, was the Raiders'
tight ends coach last season.
Washington played cornerback for nine seasons with the Raiders.
He spent the last 10 years on the Green Bay Packers' staff as an
assistant defensive backs coach.
Oakland owner Al Davis hasn't decided whether to retain interim
head coach Tom Cable, one of at least three finalists for the top
The other candidates include New York Giants offensive
coordinator Kevin Gilbride and Green Bay assistant head coach