4yAfter cutting Stanford Routt to save money, the Raiders had a chance to do the same with Richard Seymour and decided not to.
4yThe Sports Fan Coalition, founded in 2009 to lobby for the end of NFL television blackouts, has created a website petition for the Federal Communications Commission to review the blackout rule.
4yThe Raiders have added two assistant coaches to their staff, with Johnny Lynn taking over as defensive backs coach and Mark Hutson as tight ends coach, according to a report.
4yJared Veldheer was the most improved player in the AFC West last season, according to ProFootballFocus.com, who had him increasing from a 2010 rating of -27.2 to his 2011 mark of 5.9.
4yStanford Routt was released by the Raiders Thursday, and there are already five teams that have expressed interest two days later. More: Immediate attention McKenzie's prowess Routt released
4yOne of the fixtures on the Raiders' offensive line was among the NFL's best bargains in 2011, at least according to NFL.com.
4yStanford Routt, who was released by the Raiders Thursday, might not stay unemployed for long. Reports have him linked to both the Bills and Titans. More: McKenzie shows prowess Stanford Routt profile
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