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Dave Tollefson Meets With Oakland Raiders, Awaits Offer

Free agent defensive end Dave Tollefson met with the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday, according to Andrew Brandt. Photo Credit: Giants.com Over the past four years with the New York Giants, the 6-4, 266-pound Northern California native has appeared in 57 games (just two starts) and amassed 77 total tackles, 10.0 sacks and three forced fumbles. Tollefson proved to be an overlooked and...

Raiders Sign Defensive End Dave Tollefson

Going in to the NFL Draft, the Oakland Raiders had a need for depth at almost every position. The Oakland Raiders got themselves some help. According to Steve Corkan the Raiders have the framework of a contract that will bring Dave Tollefson to the Silver and Black. The specific details of the contract (years, money, [...]

Ex-Giant Tollefson to join Raiders

Dave Tollefson, a reserve defensive end and popular presence in the Giants' locker room, will sign a two-year, $2.5 million contract with the Raiders. The deal could be worth up to $3 million with incentives. Tollefson, who received a modest offer from the Giants, visited the Seahawks, Packers, Raiders and Titans before deciding to return home to the Bay Area. "This is...

Report: Dave Tollefson verbally agrees to join Raiders

According to multiple sources free agent defensive end Dave Tollefson has agreed, verbally, to sign with the Raiders.  He will provide depth on the line and also is a boost on Special Teams. Tollefson was part of a bidding war today after visiting Green Bay, Oakland and Tennesse.  All three were vying for his services and he had an offer from the Giants, as well, where he'...

Raiders try out DE Dave Tollefson

The Raiders had a tryout with former Giants free agent DE Dave Tollefson, today.  He was once a player on the Raiders practic squad before signing with the Giants active roster in 2007, becoming a member of their formidable defensive line rotation and a sometimes starter when injuries demanded. If he signs with the Raiders he will fill much the same role - a backup and situational...

Raiders pick up Dave Tollefson

According to Steve Corkran of the Contra Costa Times, free agent defensive end Dave Tollefson has agreed to sign with the Oakland Raiders. The 29 year-old Tollefson is from Walnut Creek, CA–so in essence he’s going back home. Tollefson was on the Raiders practice squad in 2007, he was then released and picked up by the Giants and ended up winning his first Super Bowl with them...

Dave Tollefson will sign with the Raiders

According to Steve Corkran of the Contra Costa Times, free agent defensive end Dave Tollefson has agreed to sign with the Oakland Raiders.  His contract will be a 2-year, $2.5 million deal. The 29 year-old Tollefson is from Walnut Creek, CA–so in essence he’s going back home. Tollefson was on the Raiders practice squad in 2007, he was then released and picked up by the Giants...

Tollefson to Visit With the Raiders

The Oakland Raiders will be hosting yet another defensive player this week.  According to ESPN, Dave Tollefson is scheduled to meet with both the Raiders and the Packers.  The team’s most recent visitor was Philip Wheeler who ended up signing a one year contract with the team. Tollefson had his best year as a professional [...]

Report: DE Tollefson agrees to deal with Raiders

Defensive end Dave Tollefson has agreed to a two-year deal with the Oakland Raiders, ESPN New York's Ohm Youngmisuk reported citing a source. The contract was worth $2.5 million, ESPN's Andrew Brandt reported. Tollefson was down on the New York Giants' depth chart, given that Justin Tuck, Osi Umenyiora and Jason Pierre-Paul all see considerable action. Tollefson has...

Source: Dave Tollefson to Raiders on two-year deal

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