Raiders Were In Play for Chad Ochocinco

Sources have indicated that the Raiders were interested in Ochocinco before he was traded to New England. He and head coach Hue Jackson had a good relationship.

In other news:

-Darrius Heyward-Bey, Bruce Campbell, and Trevor Scott are injured and did not practice today. DHB will return the soonest.

-The Raiders are in negotiations with former Charger receiver Malcom Floyd. He’d be the number one receiver.

-Tyvon Branch lined up at free safety, with Mike Mitchell at strong.

-Jared Gaither is expected to officially be a Raider tomorrow. Lots more signings coming.

Stay tuned, folks. The party has just begun.