Raiders sign QB Mike Glennon, S Curtis Riley
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have signed unrestricted free agent quarterback Mike Glennon and safety Curtis Riley.
The additions on Friday give the Raiders a second backup to...
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NEW YORK GIANTS (5-11)
UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: G Jamon Brown, S Landon Collins, LS Zak DeOssie, DT Mario Edwards, WR Bennie Fowler, G John Greco, S Antonio Hamilton, DT John Jenkins, WR...
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NEW YORK GIANTS (3-13)
New faces: Coach Pat Shurmur, GM Dave Gettleman, RB Saquon Barkley, T Nate Solder, LB Alec Ogletree, LB Kareem Martin, G Will Hernandez, G Patrick Omameh, DL B.J. Hill, P Riley Dixon, LB Connor Barwin, DL Josh Mauro, S Curtis Riley, S Michael Thomas, WR Cody Latimer, WR Russell Shepard, LB Lorenzo Carter, QB Kyle Lauletta, RB Jonathan Stewart, DT A.J. Francis.
New York Giants sign cornerback William Gay
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have signed durable cornerback William Gay.
The team announced the signing Thursday, less than a week before the start of organized team activities.
A Pittsburgh Steelers draft pick in 2007, he played in 176 consecutive regular-season and 15 postseason games through the end of the 2017 season. He spent 10 of those years with Pittsburgh, and the 2012 season with the Arizona Cardinals.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have signed safety Michael Thomas, who spent the last five seasons in Miami.
The move reunites Thomas with Lou Anarumo, his position coach with the Dolphins. Anarumo joined coach Pat Shurmur's staff as the defensive backs coach.
Giants sign OL Patrick Omameh and DB Curtis Riley
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have signed offensive lineman Patrick Omameh and defensive back Curtis Riley.
The team announced the moves on Friday.
Omameh, who spent the past two seasons in Jacksonville, has played in 53 regular-season games with 44 starts for Tampa Bay, Chicago and the Jaguars. Last season, the former Michigan product started 16 games at left guard for Jacksonville.
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UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: LBs Avery Williamson and Erik Walden; WRs Eric Decker and Harry Douglas; DE DaQuan Jones; CB Brice McCain; G Josh Kline; C Brian Schwenke; QB Brandon Weeden.
RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: G Quinton Spain; DE David King; CB Curtis Riley.
Patriots RBs Burkhead, Gillislee inactive against Titans
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots will be without running backs Rex Burkhead and Mike Gillislee when they host the Titans in the divisional round Saturday night.
Both Burkhead and Gillislee are out with knee injuries. With them out, the primary rushing duties will fall to Dion Lewis and James White.
Steelers S Mike Mitchell, TE Vance McDonald out vs. Titans
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers will have new faces in the secondary against Tennessee.
Cornerback Joe Haden is out indefinitely with a fractured left leg. The team made safety Mike Mitchell inactive when his ankle didn't heal in time to face the Titans. Coty Sensabaugh will start in place of Haden. Rob Golden will fill in for Mitchell. The Steelers have the second-ranked pass defense in the NFL.
Titans safety Cyprien out for a ‘few’ weeks with hamstring
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Mike Mularkey says starting safety Johnathan Cyprien will miss a "few" weeks with an injured hamstring.
Mularkey updated Cyprien's status Monday shortly after the safety told reporters in the locker room that he was fine when asked about his health.
Titans unsure whether Murray will play Sunday against Bears
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans don't know whether running back DeMarco Murray will make his preseason debut Sunday against the Chicago Bears at Nissan Stadium.
Titans coach Mike Mularkey said Friday that "I'll make that decision after I watch the tape today. Mularkey added that "I felt that way at this time last week too and by game time I made a decision."
Titans claim TE Amaro, sign 9 players to practice squad
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans claimed tight end Jace Amaro off waivers from the New York Jets on Sunday and waived defensive lineman Medhi Abdesmad.
Amaro, a 2014 second-round pick from Texas Tech, caught 38 passes for 345 yards and two touchdowns in his rookie season. He was placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury during the preseason last year.
Titans’ new regime reshapes roster, cuts 22 players
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have waived wide receiver Justin Hunter and running back Bishop Sankey and 20 other players as they trimmed their roster ahead of Saturday's deadline.
The Titans announced the moves Friday.
Hunter and Sankey were Tennessee's second-round draft picks in 2013 and 2014. The Titans also released veteran running back Dexter McCluster.