The Raiders have released veteran defensive tackle Antonio Smith, the team announced on Tuesday afternoon.
Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie seems ready to take the training wheels off his secondary.
Former Raiders center Stefen Wisniewski had an off year in 2014. He wasn’t bad by any stretch, but at times wasn’t his normal, consistent self heading towards unrestricted free agency.
Jermaine Gresham spent two days visiting the Raiders right after the start of NFL free agency, and all signs pointed to the tight end agreeing to terms on a contract during that trip.
Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie hadn’t spent much time with Jack Del Rio before his candidacy to become the team’s new head coach, but they certainly have much in common.