Former Mountaineer Named Team Captain for Raiders

Today, the Las Vegas Raiders announced their team captains for the 2020 season. On the short list that included Derek Carr and others, one former Mountaineer found himself on it.


Former WVU linebacker Nick Kwiatkoski is officially a team captain for the Raiders in 2020. After spending the first four seasons of his career in Chicago, Kwiatkoski was picked up in free agency by the Raiders earlier this year.

During his time in Morgantown, Kwiatkoski registered 295 tackles, six sacks, and also hauled in six interceptions.