Raiders Turn to Former Cal Standout to Return Kicks

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Raiders Turn to Former Cal Standout to Return Kicks
Raiders Turn to Former Cal Standout to Return Kicks

There will be a new Raider returning punts and kickoffs Sunday against the Vikings. Trevor Davis, acquired by Oakland from the Packers Thursday, will take over that role from Dwayne Harris, who injured an ankle in the loss last week to the Chiefs. Like Harris, Davis is both a wide receiver and return specialist. Also like Harris, he's had his most success as a returner. Davis, a 6-foot-1, 188-pounder from Cal, played just two games in 2018 with the Packers because of injury, but in 2017 he averaged 12 yards on 24 punt returns (including a 65-yarder) and averaged 22.8 yards on 31 kick returns. Tweeted Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network: "Davis is a 4.3 speed WR and one of the league's top punt &

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