Here are the moves the Raiders made on Sunday to get down to the regular season 53-man limit:
Positions/Player, Ht/Wt, experience, college
DE Andre Carter, 6-4/260, 13, California
LB Omar Gaither, 6-1/235, 8, Tennessee
CB Joselio Hanson, 5-9/185, 9, Texas Tech
T Tony Hills, 6-5/304, 6, Texas
S Reggie Smith, 6-1/192, 5, Oklahoma
DL Ryan Baker, 6-5/302, 5, Purdue
DE David Bass, 6-4/256, R, Missouri Western St.
LB Billy Boyko, 6-2/240, R, Lehigh
CB Chance Casey, 5-11/190, R, Baylor
G Jason Foster, 6-3/300, 1, Rhode Island
TE Richard Gordon, 6-4/268, 3, Miami (Fla.)
WR Greg Jenkins, 6-1/208, R, Alabama St.
S Shelton Johnson, 6-0/197, R, Wisconsin
TE Brian Leonhardt, 6-5/255, R, Bemidji St.
G Lamar Mady, 6-2/315, R, Youngstown St.
K Justin Medlock, 5-11/200, 3, UCLA
DT Kurt Taufa’asau, 6-2/300, R, Wyoming
LB Chase Thomas, 6-3/241, R, Stanford
WR Conner Vernon, 6-0/192, R, Duke
RB Deonte Williams, 5-10/213, R, Cal Poly
T Willie Smith, 6-5/310, 3, East Carolina
Placed on Reserve/Injured:
OL Tony Bergstrom, 6-5/310, 2, Utah
WR Andre Holmes, 6-4/210, 2, Hillsdale
So, in case you hadn’t realized: The Raiders are keeping four quarterbacks and two punters. Commitment to excellence!