Raiders: Defensive lineman Dion Jordan

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Athletic former first round pick Dion Jordan joined the Raiders Talk podcast to discuss how he has thrived in his brief time with the Raiders. Jordan’s in a great space now, several years removed from the substance abuse issues that plagued him early in his career. Jon Gruden says Jordan has become a role model on this young team, a point of pride for someone who has worked hard to earn this chance. He’s more than willing to share his story, and you all will enjoy hearing how Dion persevered through so many setbacks.

(2:00) Scott and Josh discuss Trent Brown heading to IR

(5:33) Scott and Josh break down if Josh Jacobs should play again this year

(10:15) Scott and Josh discuss why Josh Jacobs didn't make the original Pro Bowl roster

(13:45) Scott and Josh evaluate the reported disconnect between Derek Carr and Jon Gruden

(17:30) Scott and Josh detail what Dion Jordan has brought to the team in his short time

(20:14) Dion Jordan discusses the biggest challenge joining the Raiders

(21:41) Dion Jordan shares his thoughts on Gruden's comments on him

(24:04) Dion Jordan shares why he chose to join the Raiders

(25:30) Dion Jordan discusses his latest suspension and why it was a turning point for him

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