At the start of training camp, linebacker Sio Moore and quarterback Christian Ponder were locks to make the 53-man roster.
Sio Moore has not played any defensive snaps this exhibition season, but that should change on Thursday.
The Raiders waived safety Jonathan Dowling on Saturday afternoon in a surprise move.
ALAMEDA – Taylor Mays was looking for NFL employment halfway through the preseason. That’s not an ideal situation.
UPDATE (10:10am on Wednesday) -- The Raiders officially signed free agent safety Taylor Mays, the team announced on Wednesday.