Originally written March 20, 2013 on Minus Twenty-Two:
It looks like the Raiders are about to lose another of their restricted free agents. This time it’s strong safety Mike Mitchell. Here’s Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer: Free agent safety Mike Mitchell says he’s agreed to terms on a 1-year deal with #Panthers. Will compete w/ DJ Campbell and H Nakamura at SS. — Joe Person (@josephperson) March 20, 2013 And from Mitchell himself: Just wanna say thanks from the bottom of my heart to Mr. Davis and raidernation for a great four years. Oakland will always be in my heart!! — Mike Mitchell (@MikeMitchell34) March 20, 2013 That said… I look forward to the opportunity to be a Carolina Panther! — Mike Mitchell (@MikeMitchell34) March 20, 2013 As Paul Gutierrez points out, Mitchell’s departure means that none of the Raiders’ burning couch of a draft class in 2009 remains on the team. Mitchell started two games for the Raiders last season and had 41 tackles and one sack. Terms of Michell’s contract aren’t clear. But chances are it’s more t
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  • It is a shame. That all of Al D's. picks of his time. Are going to other teams. That will reap the skill and talent that will catipult the teams to play off and even further champions.
    Raider for Life.. But.., Damn?! It hurts to see that the rivals around the Raiders are stocking up and mindset to, Win now! And to be a force in all the NFL stats. While the Raiders office act as if there building a optimus flag football leauge.

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