Found July 07, 2012 on The Penalty Flag:
PLAYERS: Tommy Kelly
TEAMS: Oakland Raiders
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The Oakland Raiders training camp this summer will determine whether or not new GM Reggie McKenzie cuts or trades Defensive lineman Tommy Kelly. The mountain of salary cap issues with the Oakland Raiders being 31st in the league this year in available cap space is the driving force behind the decision that McKenzie will ultimately [...]
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