Originally written on NFL Injury Report  |  Last updated 10/16/14

GREEN BAY, WI - OCTOBER 18: Kevin Smith #34 of the Detroit Lions runs the ball as Charles Woodson #21 of the Green Bay Packers reaches in to slow him down at Lambeau Field on October 18, 2009 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Packers defeated the Lions 26-0. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Green Bay Packers free agent Charles Woodson has finally found a new home, as the veteran signed a one-year contract with his former team, the Oakland Raiders, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. Woodson’s new deal with the Raiders includes a base salary of $1 million, while the defensive back has the ability to earn up to $4.3 million next season. On Charles Woodson's new deal with #Raiders: I'm told it's for one year. $4.3M max. $1M base. A win-win. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 22, 2013 Woodson met with the Raiders yesterday, and by all accounts a contract agreement came together quickly. He got his start with Oakland, as he was with the team from 1998 through 2005 after they made his a first-round draft pick. It was a slow offseason for Woodson initially, as the only interest he garnered was from the San Francisco 49ers. They ultimately went another direction, and the market for Woodson’s services didn’t pick up until recently. The veteran met with the Denver Broncos, a team expected to contend for a Super Bowl next season. For this reason, Denver was considered the favorite to sign Woodson, but he instead opted to return to the place his career began. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt Looking for fantasy football advice?
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