A primer on the Raiders, their free agents and free agents to whom they've been linked:Raiders' unrestricted free agentsSS Tyvon Branch (FRANCHISE TAGGED, worth 6.212 million)RB Michael B
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Having been totally rebuilt in 2010, the Raiders linebackers corps promised to be a strength in 2011. It was anything but.
ALAMEDA -- Quentin Groves was acquired by the Raiders in an April, 2010 trade as part of Oakland's overhaul of its linebackers unit, along with Kamerion Wimbley and draft pick Rolando McClain.