Oakland defensive back Brandian Ross made a fairly smooth transition from cornerback to safety this past offseason.
Trying to stop Denver quarterback Peyton Manning? That's an entirely different challenge.
Ross was named the Raiders' starting strong safety Friday, ending a week's worth of speculation over how the team would compensate for the loss of injured Tyvon Branch...
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September 20, 2013
Defensive back Brandian Ross, offensive lineman Alex Parsons and running back Jeremy Stewart all have signed their exclusive rights tenders with the Oakland Raiders.
The team announced the signings on Monday, the first day of official offseason workouts for the Raiders.
Ross started one game last season and played both cornerback and safety in 14 games.
Parsons played sparingly...
Defensive back Brandian Ross spent two training camps with the Packers
There’s no place for crying in baseball and there’s no place for sentimentality in pro football. General manager Ted Thompson should’ve learned that lesson seven years ago when he decided to hold onto 35-year old William Henderson at the expense of promising young fullback Vonta Leach. He obviously didn’t...
The Oakland Raiders announced this tuesday that they have signed free agent outside linebacker Vic So’oto, marking another former Packers’ player that was brought by general manager Reggie McKenzie, who spent 17 years in Green Bay in administration duties. So’oto joins cornerbacks Brandian Ross and Pat Lee as ex-Packers currently on the active roster, in [...]
Former Packers CB Brandian Ross
When the Packers’ 53-man roster was released, one of the surprising “keeps” was cornerback Brandian Ross.
A second-year undrafted player out of Youngstown State, Ross put together a solid training camp and impressed the coaching staff enough to keep him on the roster as the 11th member of the secondary. However, he only lasted one week on the...
An old friend reached into his past Wednesday to sign Brandian Ross off the Green Bay Packers' practice squad.
Last offseason, Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie left Green Bay, where he was the Packers' director of football operations and likely got familiar with Ross when the cornerback spent his first season on the practice squad.
Ross, 22, made Green Bay's...
The Oakland Raiders have signed cornerback Brandian Ross to boost their banged-up secondary.
The Raiders signed Ross off the Green Bay Packers' practice squad Wednesday. Oakland is missing both of its starting cornerbacks with Ron Bartell out with a broken shoulder blade and Shawntae Spencer sidelined with a sprained right foot.
Pat Lee and Joselio Hanson are the likely starters...
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September 19, 2012
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Packers have made a change to their practice squad, releasing running back Marc Tyler to make room for cornerback Brandian Ross.
Ross was released from Green Bays active roster on Monday in order to clear a spot for linebacker Erik Walden, who had finished serving his one-game suspension.
Ross was on the Packers practice squad throughout the entire 2011 season...
The Packers release Brandian Ross, who they'd like to bring back to the practice squad. That and much more as the Packers begin the quick turnaround to Thursday's game against rival Chicago.
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Packers linebacker Erik Walden re-instated
As the Packers turn the page on Erik Walden’s one-game suspension, they’ve cut cornerback Brandian Ross to clear room for the 27 year-old linebacker.
Ross was inactive for Sunday’s game against the 49ers, but the Packers will likely try and keep him around on the practice squad. Teams have 24 hours to put in a claim for Ross before...