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NFL report: Oakland Raiders prefer Marshawn Lynch situation resolved before draft

NFL report: Oakland Raiders prefer Marshawn Lynch situation resolved before draft

Oakland general manager Reggie McKenzie would like some resolution before the draft next week on whether running back Marshawn Lynch wants to come out of retirement and be traded to the Raiders.

Lynch retired following the 2015 season and still has a contract with the Seattle Seahawks. Lynch met with the Raiders earlier this month to talk about a possible return but nothing has been finalized.

“At some point you'd like to know and prior to the draft is that point,” McKenzie said Friday. “You would like to know that. But our door is open and we're not shutting the door until that time pretty much. Who knows after that? We're not going to ever...

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