The Raiders signed free-agent TE Andre Hardy, who spent the last two years playing college basketball for Cal State Fullerton.
The team announced the signing on Thursday afternoon. Terms were not disclosed.
Hardy averaged 4.9 points and 4.5 rebounds a game last season. He averaged 10.6 points and 8.5 rebounds in the 2010-11 season. Hardy began his college basketball career at Oral Roberts.
Hardy’s father, Andre Hardy, spent time in the NFL in the mid-1980s as a running back with the Eagles, Seahawks and 49ers.