Found April 17, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Matt Giordano
TEAMS: Oakland Raiders
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Safety Matt Giordano has re-signed with the Oakland Raiders. Giordano was a teammate of Peyton Manning’s in Indianapolis from 2005-2008 and now he’ll get to face off against him twice in 2012, since Manning is now with the Broncos. Giordano played in 15 games in 2011, and recorded 70 tackles, 1 sack, 1 forced fumble, and 5 interceptions.
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