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Jon Gruden Wants You To Believe Khalil Mack 'Didn't Want To Be Here'

As he neared the end zone, Peters grabbed his crotch to, um, honor his friend, Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch.

Silver: Well, I will say that I talked to one Rams defender who basically told me that.

But at least Mack didn't have the chance to directly terrorize his old club, which lost 33-13 to the Los Angeles Rams in its season opener.

All week long, we'll let you know what's going on in L.A.as the Rams prepare to host the Cardinals. A report surfaced recently that the Rams offered the Raiders a "pretty aggressive" trade package for Mack, which Oakland declined.

The offensive line proved protective on Monday night, allowing just one sack and two quarterback hurries - dominating Raiders rushers and PFF's rankings.

Adding Mack would have resulted in an embarrassment of riches for L.A., which also brought in defensive studs Ndamukong Suh, Marcus Peters and Aqib Talib this offseason. "I can't wait to get started and get ready for the Broncos".

Monday's game was the first that the Rams' new defense played together competitively.

Jon Gruden appears to have some lingering bitterness toward Khalil Mack.

Aaron Donald, the reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year, held out of training camp and reported 10 days before the opener after signing a six-year, $135-million contract extension, to end a contract dispute that dated to 2017. He finished with a tackle. Well like I said, some were good and some not so much.

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