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News

Raiders Roster Moves

Posted Aug 31, 2013

The Oakland Raiders made the following roster moves on Saturday in order to reduce the active roster to the NFL-mandated 53 players.

The Oakland Raiders made the following roster moves on Saturday in order to reduce the active roster to the NFL-mandated 53 players.

Released the following players:

Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Exp. College
Andre Carter DE 6-4 260 13 California
Omar Gaither LB 6-1 235 8 Tennessee
Joselio Hanson CB 5-9 185 9 Texas Tech
Tony Hills T 6-5 304 6 Texas
Reggie Smith S 6-1 192 5 Oklahoma

Waived the following players:

Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Exp. College
Ryan Baker DL 6-5 302 5 Purdue
David Bass DE 6-4 256 R Missouri Western St.
Billy Boyko LB 6-2 240 R Lehigh
Chance Casey CB 5-11 190 R Baylor
Jason Foster G 6-3 300 1 Rhode Island
Richard Gordn TE 6-4 268 3 Miami (Fla.)
Greg Jenkins WR 6-1 208 R Alabama St.
Shelton Johnson S 6-0 197 R Wisconsin
Brian Leonhardt TE 6-5 255 R Bemidji St
Lamar Mady G 6-2 315 R Youngstown St
Justin Medlock K 5-11 200 3 UCLA
Kurt Taufa'asau DT 6-2 300 R Wyoming
Chase Thomas LB 6-3 241 R Stanford
Conner Vernon WR 6-0 192 R Duke
Deonte Williams RB 5-10 213 R Cal Poly

Waived/Injured the following player:

Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Exp. College
Willie Smith T 6-5 310 3 East Carolina

Placed the following player on Reserve/Injured:

Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Exp. College
Tony Bergstrom OL 6-5 310 2 Utah

League placed the following player on Reserve/Suspended:

Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Exp. College
Andre Holmes WR 6-4 210 2 Hillsdale