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The Oakland Raiders have signed wide receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh, reuniting the veteran with newly acquired Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer and head coach Hue Jackson.
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The Oakland Raiders have signed wide receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh to a contract.
The team announced the move Tuesday after watching Houshmandzadeh work out.
The signing gives new quarterback Carson Palmer a receiver he knows extremely well. The two were teammates in Cincinnati for six seasons and both had their greatest NFL success when they were together.
Houshmandzadeh had been...
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The Oakland Raiders have signed veteran free agent wideout T.J. Houshmandzadeh, the team announced Tuesday.
The Oakland Raiders continue to retool their offense, having signed wide receiver T. J. Houshmandzadeh to reunite with recently acquired quarterback Carson Palmer. The Raiders, coached by Hue Jackson, who helped run the offense for the Cincinnati Bengals with both Palmer and Houshmandzadeh, are looking to rekindle the offensive magic that the Bengals enjoyed during the...
The Cincinnati-Oakland connection runs deeper each week.
Ed Zurga Associated Press file, 2011
Wide receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh, who spent last season with Baltimore, might play Sunday against Denver, coach Hue Jackson said.
The Oakland Raiders signed receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh — reuniting him with his former quarterback, Carson Palmer. They were teammates for six seasons in Cincinnati. Houshmandzadeh played for the Seahawks in 2009.
Nearly 10 months after his dropped pass ended Baltimore's playoff chances, T.J. Houshmandzadeh is back in the NFL with Oakland, hoping a reunion with his old quarterback and his former position coach will help lead the Raiders to the playoffs.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Raiders returned from their bye week on Monday by signing former Pro Bowl cornerback Lito Sheppard and are planning a workout for former Pro Bowl receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh.