The Raiders were serious in their pursuit of DeMarco Murray. Was the star running back was ever serious about them?
The Raiders signed safety Nate Allen, the team announced on Thursday morning.
Middle linebacker Curtis Lofton played most every snap for last year’s New Orleans Saints. He led the team with 144 tackles, the sixth straight time he’s hit triple digits in that stat.
Lee Smith plays tight end, a position associated with production in the passing game. The former Buffalo Bill doesn’t fit that mold.
Defensive tackle Dan Williams got to the Raiders complex in Alameda, and Justin Tuck was there to meet him.