Raiders sign free agent linebacker Blackstock

August 3, 2011, 8:37 pm
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Aug. 3, 2011

The Oakland Raiders announced the signing of free agent linebacker Darryl Blackstock.Blackstock most recently played for the Florida Tuskers of the United Football League with Chuck Bresnahan as his defensive coordinator, Bresnahan's current position with the Raiders.The 28-year old last played in the NFL in 2008 with the Cincinnati Bengals and had 20 combined tackles in 12 games. He also played three seasons with the Arizona Cardinals from 2005-2007.In his four-year NFL career, Blackstock has 64 tackles in 58 games, with 4.0 sacks and two forced fumbles.