Breno Giacomini has been released, the Raiders announced Monday afternoon. He missed the brunt of training camp and entire preseason to a knee injury.
Ryan Switzer was traded Monday for the second time in fourth months.
Receiver Eric Decker says he is retiring from the NFL after an eight-year career with the Broncos, Jets and Titans.
Raiders quarterback Derek Carr took six offensive snaps in the first exhibition, zero in the second and seven in the third. He won’t see any in Thursday’s finale at the Seattle Seahawks.
This should be the week we get some answers to one of Southern Nevada’s biggest mysteries: Where will the thousands of people attending events at the new Las Vegas stadium park their cars?
The Raiders avoid major injuries and overtime in their third exhibition Friday, as running back Chris Warren scored a late 3-yard touchdown during a 13-6 win over the Green Bay Packers at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
Warmups for the third exhibition resembled a reunion Friday evening. Carr and Adams were college teammates at Fresno State. Nelson and Rodgers were Green Bay teammates for the past 10 years.
The Raiders’ last exhibition produced a strange workday for quarterback Derek Carr.
Melifonwu was waived by the Raiders to make room for cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, who officially signed with the team Thursday.
Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch is known for his love for Skittles, on and off the field. Now, Skittles is repaying the favor.