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Las Vegas Raiders: Cornerback Damon Arnette crucial in Year 2

Nov 29, 2020; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Las Vegas Raiders head coach John Gruden reacts with cornerback Damon Arnette (20) before a game against the Atlanta Falcons at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

The Las Vegas Raiders need 2020 first-round pick Damon Arnette to step up and play a huge role in Year 2 during the 2021 NFL season.

The Las Vegas Raiders made Damon Arnette their second of two first-round picks in the 2020 NFL Draft, selecting the defensive back out of Ohio State. Seen as a stretch at the time, Arnette struggled throughout his rookie season, as he was riddled with injuries and inconsistent play.