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The Las Vegas Raiders, 1-0, dip into the Los Angeles Rams on Saturday night with a 6 p. m. PT kickoff. Here are five things to see: Defensive stress: The Raiders were around San Francisco 49ers quarterback Trey Lance in a 34-7 triumph on Sunday in the preseason opener. Lance was sacked 4 times and the Raiders' defensive end and protective tackles obtained consistent pressure. That wins video games. The Las Vegas protection has been solid in training school as well. After the game, Raiders train Josh McDaniels claimed the defense is "actually connected. " This needs to continue. Aidan O'Connell: The novice quarterback is the most recent darling of the Raider Country after his impressive showing versus the 49ers. The fourth-round draft pick from Purdue completed 15-of-18 pass efforts for 141 yards and one goal. 2 of the incompletions were gone down Raiders Store. O'Connell looked the component. If he does well in the last 2 preseason games, O'Connell could make a solid instance to be Jimmy Garoppolo's leading backup over professional Brian Hoyer, RelatedWatch: Aidan O'Connell is sharp Sam WebbPhoto by Ethan MillerGetty ImagesGet turn overs: The Raiders had some dropped interceptions early in the 49ers' video game. They did wind up getting two turnovers. Las Vegas has been emphasizing turnovers in training camp and it has actually antagonized Las Las vega' crime. Obtaining them in preseason video games will offer the unit confidence it can translate to the normal season. Offensive line shuffle: The Raiders' offensive line was an operate in progression a lot of last season and it was the instance in the initial preseason video game too. There are fights at both guard and deal with places and this game will have assist with the coaching personnel make decisions. The Rookies: The late-round draft choices and undrafted freelances are fighting for lineup areas and this video game is an additional large step for every one of them.