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As first reported by Jason La Canfora from NFL Network, the Oakland Raiders are expected to release Kevin Boss sometime tomorrow before the 1PM (PST) deadline for teams to be in compliance with the salary cap number of 120.6M. Kevin Boss was signed last season as a free agent when they lost their own starting [...]
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According to Jerry McDonald of InsideBayArea.com, the Oakland Raiders and linebacker Kamerion Wimbley still aren’t talking.
“No outgoing calls and no incoming calls,” said Wimbley’s agent Joe Linta in an email to McDonald.
The Raiders still need to get under the cap and Wimbley’s already made it clear that he doesn’t want to take a pay cut.
The longer things go on without...
The Oakland Raiders have tendered one-year contracts to four potential free agents.
The team announced Monday that it tendered deals to restricted free agent defensive lineman Desmond Bryant and three exclusive rights free agents: fullback Marcel Reece, defensive end Mason Brodine and cornerback Bryan McCann.
The offers mean the Raiders have the right to match any contract offer...
Kevin Boss’s tenure in Oakland sure didn’t last long as new Raiders GM Reggie McKenzie continues to clean house. Kevin Boss was released by the Raiders after the first year in his four year deal worth 16 million. Boss accounted for 28 catches for 368 yards and 3 touchdowns for the Raiders. Those numbers are [...]
Aaron Curry wanted to be an Oakland Raider and the Raiders wanted Curry. So there was no big surprise when Curry signed a new deal to stay in Oakland next season. There is no word yet on the specifics of the deal, I’m just happy he got one done. I’m not the only one who [...]
In a move that had leaked out a week or so ago via sources with the team, the Raiders officially cut TE Kevin Boss today, after only one year with the team.
Boss was signed last year as a replacement to departing free agent TE Zach Miller. His contract was for 4 years, with a maximum of $16 million dollars, which isn't a huge financial burden on the team. He was due a base...
The Chicago Bears signed quarterback Jason Campbell to a one-year contract on Tuesday.
Financial terms were not disclosed for Campbell, who will back up starter Jay Cutler.
Campbell was injured midway through last season, prompting the Oakland Raiders to bring in Carson Palmer.
Prior to the injury, Campbell completed 100 of 165 passes for 1,170 yards with six touchdowns and four...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network has stated that free agent defensive end Mario Williams is still in Buffalo as the Bills try to close the deal.
Now Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com has indicated that Williams is scheduled to leave Buffalo tonight and that there are three other teams that want to meet with him.
I’m not sure if the Bills are going to be able to...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the San Francisco 49ers have re-signed cornerback Carlos Rogers to a four-year deal worth $31.3 million.
Rogers had a his best season in 2011 with 6 interceptions and is a key part of a stingy 49ers defense.
With both Rogers and safety Dashon Goldson coming back, the back part of the 49ers defense will remain in good shape for 2012