Raiders hire new general manager, ESPN reports

The Raiders are hiring NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock as their general manager, league sources told ESPN, reporter Adam Schefter tweeted on Monday. 

Mayock once interviewed and met with the late Raiders' owner Al Davis for the same job he is getting now. Mayock spent part of last summer with the Raiders, observing Jon Gruden and now will be working directly with him, Scheftner tweeted.

Earlier this month, the Raiders fired Reggie McKenzie, who had been the GM since 2012.