As the NFL continues to become a passing league, offensive tackles are exceedingly important. The Oakland Raiders will start Khalif Barnes and Jared Veldheer at the tackle positions when the regular season starts. That leaves two more roster spots that will be battled for in training camp and preseason games.
Veldheer has improved in his two seasons with the Raiders. Drafted in...
Three days ago the Raiders signed free agent Ed Wang to a contract, the team announced. Wang was a 5th round draft pick out of Virginia Tech in 2010, by the Buffalo Bills. He played in 6 games in 2010 and was waived-injured in 2011 by the team.
He is listed as 6'5", 321 pounds. He played LT at Virginia Tech.
You can follow him on Twitter @EWang77
The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent Ed Wang, who was waived/injured by the Bills at the end of the 2011 season. Wang appeared in a total of 6 games for the Bills after being drafted by the team in the 5th round of the 2010 draft. Wang was the first Chinese-American ever drafted into [...]
Bills former fifth-round pick Ed Wang was released by the club on Tuesday.
Wang has been on the team’s reserve-injured list since the season began. The offensive lineman battled injuries throughout his brief career, missing the first half of his rookie season following thumb surgery.
Now released Wang is free to sign with any NFL club.