Found May 19, 2013 on BaySportsNet:
Former Raider, cornerback Charles Woodson could be on the verge of a home coming. After spending the last seven seasons with the Green Bay Packers, the former Heisman Trophy Winner could be returning to the team that drafted him. Woodson is an eight time pro bowler, and seven time member of the All-Pro Team. The fourth overall pick was drafted by the Raiders in 1998 out of Michigan, and played until 2005 for the Raiders. In his career Charles Woodson has 719 tackles, 17 sacks, 24 forced fumbles, 55 interceptions and 12 touchdowns. Woodson has flirted with several teams this offseason including the New York Giants, Carolina Panthers, and the Denver Broncos.  While he has publically stated his desire to join a team with legitimate title aspirations, he may need to broaden his horizons to up and coming teams like the Raiders.  Though last few years have been injury plagued, his veteran presence could certainly help the Raiders and their talented, but raw secondary.  He is scheduled to ...

Charles Woodson Ready To Take Back The Silver and Black

Right now as it stands Monday evening, Charles Woodson remains a free agent.  Tomorrow, the Oakland Raiders plan to meet with the veteran defensive back with the hope of bringing him back to the Silver and Black, where he first suited up in an NFL uniform. Photo Credit: While several other teams have inquired about his services over the last couple of months, and the...

Raiders plan for Woodson visit

Charles Woodson will receive quite a greeting from Oakland Raiders fans when he makes a free agent visit to the team's facilities on Tuesday. A few of his potential teammates in Oakland will give him a warm reception as well. Woodson spent his first eight NFL seasons with the Raiders after being selected with the fourth overall pick in 1998. He signed with Green Bay following...

NFL rumors: Charles Woodson ‘open’ to signing with Lions

The market for Green Bay Packers free agent Charles Woodson has picked up in the last few weeks. He’s visited with several teams, and he has at least one other meeting lined up. While the Detroit Lions are not viewed as a favorite to ink the veteran defensive back, Woodson said he’d be willing to join the team at the right price, according to Angelique S. Chengelis of The Detroit...

Charles Woodson Signs With The Oakland Raiders

The Oakland Raiders have signed veteran free agent safety Charles Woodson to a one-year deal worth approximately 1.8 million dollars. The contract reportedly could escalate up to 4 million dollars if he can hit certain bench-marks. Woodson’s market was chilly up until about a week ago when things started to heat up. It came down to Oakland, the original team to draft him and the...

Charles Woodson heading back to Oakland

The Oakland Raiders have agreed to a one-year contract with cornerback Charles Woodson, has learned. Woodson, who spent his first eight seasons in Oakland, agreed to a seven-year deal with the Green Bay Packers in 2006. In February, the cornerback was released. Since then, Woodson has visited with a handful of teams including the 49ers and Broncos. Ultimately, the...

Dallas Cowboys Should Look Into Signing Charles Woodson

The most high profile free agent left on the market is former Green Bay Safety Charles Woodson. The 36 year old, 16 year veteran has yet to sign, but has reportedly made visits with the Oakland Raiders and Denver Broncos. The New York Giants are reportedly interested in signing him as well. So what about the Dallas Cowboys? Might they make a run at the 2009 AP NFL Defensive Player...

Charles Woodson should forget about returning to ‘The Town’ as a Raider and become a king in the ‘Queen City of the West’ as a Bronco

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports unemployed Future Hall of Famer Charles Woodson is “intrigued” by the idea of returning to Oakland to play for the Raiders. Clipped by the Green Bay Packers in February, the 36-year-old Woodson was taken by Oakland out of the University of Michigan fourth overall in the 1998 draft. Coming off a 4-12 finish in the AFC West, Oakland will struggle...

Raiders Sign Charles Woodson

Charles Woodson has agreed to terms to sign a one-year deal with the Oakland Raiders, Jay Glazer of FOX Sports first reported and the Raiders later confirmed. Photo Credit: The move comes as no surprise as he head into his meeting with the team earlier Tuesday reportedly intrigued with the idea of finishing his NFL career in the same place it started. According to...

Charles Woodson Back With the Oakland Raiders

Recently free agent veteran defensive back Charles Woodson wondered publicly why he and some other quality veterans (i.e. Brian Urlacher, Dwight Freeney, etc.) were still without jobs. They might be older, but they can still get the job done as good if not better than these young bucks! Freeney signed with the Chargers over the weekend and now Woodson is off the market as well...

Charles Woodson rejoins Raiders

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Charles Woodson returning to the Raiders on 1-year deal

The Raiders and Charles Woodson are having a reunion. Both Woodson and the Raiders on Tuesday agreed to a one-year deal, according to Jay Glazer. Woodson met with the 49ers earlier in free agency, but aside from that the interest for the 2009 Defensive Player of the Year was paper thin. That is, until a week ago. That’s when it reported the Raiders had offered a contract to the...

Charles Woodson returns to Oakland on 1-year deal

Charles Woodson will return to the Oakland Raiders for 2013. (AP Photo) Former Green Bay Packers defensive back Charles Woodson was one of the last top-notch free agents on the market this season. After being courted by many teams considered to be Super Bowl favorites in 2013, Woodson decided to instead return to the team that drafted him into the NFL – the Oakland Raiders. Per...

Charles Woodson Signs One Year Deal with Raiders

Wasn’t much of a market for Woodson, so he decided to come back to his original team. Charles Woodson is returning to the Raiders. He’s agreed to a one-year deal — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) May 22, 2013
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