With the owners and players mired in negotiations, the beginning of free agency is almost certain to be delayed. Yet, PFW is examining the free-agent picture for each club, here featuring the AFC West.
While other teams look to limit their financial obligations to players with a lockout looming, the Raiders continued to spend Thursday, reportedly signing DT John Henderson to a two-year, $8 million deal.
The Raiders reportedly have placed the franchise tag on OLB Kamerion Wimbley, just hours before the window to tag players closed.
The Raiders have signed CB Stanford Routt to a contract extension, according to NFL Network's Jason La Canfora.
Matt Cassel had a sparkling 27-7 touchdown-to-interception ratio in directing the Chiefs to a surprising first-place finish in the AFC West.
With a lockout threatening to delay the start of free agency, Raiders TE Zach Miller told PFW he's in "wait-and-see mode" regarding his future in Oakland.
DL Richard Seymour reportedly has agreed to a multiyear deal with the Raiders, which will allow the team to place the franchise tag on TE Zach Miller.
Hall of Fame DB Rod Woodson has been hired by the Raiders as the team's new secondary coach.
Raiders RB Michael Bush was arrested early Saturday for drunk driving, according to WLKY.com. He was arrested in Indiana at about 4:30 a.m.
The Raiders are expected to use the franchise tag on DT Richard Seymour, for whom they gave up their first-round draft choice this year.
Former Raiders LB Greg Biekert will remain in the silver and black, joining Hue Jackson's staff in Oakland as the team's linebackers coach.
OLB Kamerion Wimbley had one of the best seasons of his five-year career after being traded from the Browns to the Raiders for a third-round pick last offseason.
Vikings S Madieu Williams was named the 2010 recipient of the Walter Payton Man of the Year award.
New Raiders head coach Hue Jackson has added another assistant, naming Chuck Bresnahan the team's defensive coach. It is Bresnahan's second stint with the Raiders.
The Raiders hired veteran coach Bob Wylie to be the team's new offensive line coach. Wylie has been coaching professional football for 18 years.