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Oakland Raiders Announce Transactions

NAPA, Calif. – The Oakland Raiders have made the following transactions, the club announced Friday.

SIGNED THE FOLLOWING FREE AGENTS:

Player                              Pos.             Ht.     Wt.    Exp.   College

Enemkpali, IK                          LB/DE             6-1      260     4          Louisiana Tech

Johnson, Rufus                        LB/DE             6-5      280     1          Tarleton State

WAIVED THE FOLLOWING PLAYER:

Player                              Pos.             Ht.     Wt.    Exp.   College

Casher, Chris                          DE                   6-3      264     R          Faulkner

Enemkpali: Originally drafted by the New York Jets in the sixth round (210th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft…Has appeared in 17 career games for the Jets and Buffalo Bills, totaling nine tackles…Spent the entire 2016 season on the Reserve/Inured List…Played in 47 games with 33 starts over four seasons at Louisiana Tech.

Johnson: Originally drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the sixth round (183rd overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft…Has appeared in one career game, which came in 2015 for the New England Patriots…Played in 20 games with 19 starts over two seasons at Tarleton State after transferring from Kilgore (Texas) Junior College.

Press Release Courtesy of the Oakland Raiders Media Relations

Oakland Raiders Sign Three Undrafted Free Agents

ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Oakland Raiders have signed the following three undrafted free agents following their participation in the team’s rookie mini-camp on a tryout basis, the club announced Monday.

Player                   Pos.             Ht.     Wt.    College

Casher, Chris              DE                   6-3      264     Faulkner

Harris, Najee              LB                    6-1      220     Wagner

Lewis, LaTroy             LB                    6-3      254     Tennessee

Casher: Played in 40 games over five seasons at Florida State (2012) and Faulkner University (2016)…Career totals include 122 tackles (62 solo), 11.5 sacks, six forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and nine passes defensed.

Harris: Appeared in 40 games over four seasons at Wagner, totaling 156 career tackles…Posted 44 tackles (34 solo), one sack, one fumble recovery and six passes defensed as a senior in 2016.

Lewis: Played in 44 games over four seasons at Tennessee, totaling 77 tackles (45 solo), 4.5 sacks, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and two passes defensed.

In corresponding transactions, the Raiders have waived the following players:

Player                   Pos.             Ht.     Wt.    College

Norman, Dwayne       LB                    6-0      230     Duke

Thomas, Ahmad          S                      6-0      214     Oklahoma

Wade, Jordan             DT                   6-3      319     Oklahoma

Press Release Courtesy of the Oakland Raiders Media Relations