Raiders roster cuts announced: Andre Carter, Omar Gaither among cuts

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The Oakland Raiders have announced their roster moves to get down to the 53-man roster limit.

The team has made the following roster moves:

Released the following players:

Carter, Andre DE 6-4 260 13 California
Gaither, Omar LB 6-1 235 8 Tennessee
Hanson, Joselio CB 5-9 185 9 Texas Tech
Hills, Tony T 6-5 304 6 Texas
Smith, Reggie S 6-1 192 5 Oklahoma

Waived the following players:

Baker, Ryan DL 6-5 302 5 Purdue
Bass, David DE 6-4 256 R Missouri Western St.
Boyko, Billy LB 6-2 240 R Lehigh
Casey, Chance CB 5-11 190 R Baylor
Foster, Jason G 6-3 300 1 Rhode Island
Gordon, Richard TE 6-4 268 3 Miami (Fla.)
Jenkins, Greg WR 6-1 208 R Alabama St.
Johnson, Shelton S 6-0 197 R Wisconsin
Leonhardt, Brian TE 6-5 255 R Bemidji St.
Mady, Lamar G 6-2 315 R Youngstown St.
Medlock, Justin K 5-11 200 3 UCLA
Taufa'asau, Kurt DT 6-2 300 R Wyoming
Thomas, Chase LB 6-3 241 R Stanford
Vernon, Conner WR 6-0 192 R Duke
Williams, Deonte RB 5-10 213 R Cal Poly

Waived/Injured the following player:

Smith, Willie T 6-5 310 3 East Carolina

Placed the following player on Reserve/Injured:

Bergstrom, Tony OL 6-5 310 2 Utah

League placed the following player on Reserve/Suspended:

Holmes, Andre WR 6-4 210 2 Hillsdale

With these cuts made, take a look at what the Raiders 53-man roster and depth chart looks like now.

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