Raiders OT Watson to miss one month

The Sports Xchange
The SportsXchangeSeptember 12, 2013


Oakland Raiders rookie left tackle Menelik Watson will miss several weeks with a torn lateral meniscus in his knee.
Watson had surgery to repair the injury and will be replaced in the lineup by Khalif Barnes.
Left tackle has been a trouble spot for the Raiders.
Starter Jared Veldheer has a torn triceps and his backup Alex Barron was released.