Originally written on Pro Football Zone  |  Last updated 11/19/14
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According to ProFootballWeekly.com, general manager Reggie McKenzie and the Oakland Raiders would love to lock up safety Tyvon Branch to a long-term extension this offseason, after placing the franchise tag on him about a month ago.

The Raiders have been very happy with Branch’s progression over the past four seasons and want to make sure he sticks around.

If the Raiders are able to sign Branch to a new contract, it would help free up some more cap space for them this season.

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