9:53 a.m.: Former Raiders’ third-round pick Tanner Muse is back in the AFC West as the Los Angeles Chargers claimed him off of waivers.
Chiefs claimed DB Darius Rush on waivers from the Colts.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 30, 2023
Chargers claimed LB Tanner Muse on waivers from the Steelers.
Titans claimed DB Kindle Vildor on waivers from the Bears.
Browns claimed DB Kahlef Hailassie on waivers from the Chiefs.
9:44 a.m.: Preseason standout and undrafted free agent Drake Thomas is headed to Seattle after the Seahawks claimed him on waivers. Also, Breer’s screenshot/tweet means the Raiders did not claim anyone on waivers.
All the waiver claims right here. pic.twitter.com/1KbmtYkpBZ— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) August 30, 2023
8:27 a.m.: The Raiders will see Phillip Dorsett again in Week 1, he’s signing with the Denver Broncos
Free agent wide receiver Phillip Dorsett plans to sign with the #Broncos, per source.— Jeremy Fowler (@JFowlerESPN) August 30, 2023
The former first-round pick reunites with Russell Wilson from their Seattle stint together.
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4:53 p.m.: Finally, the Raiders have announced their moves. Among the notable cuts are Matthew Butler, Taylor Hall, Netane Muti, Cam Sims, Duke Shelley and Alex Bars.
11:06 a.m.: Two veterans receivers were cut.
The #Raiders have released WRs Keelan Cole and Phillip Dorsett, source said, and both veterans could be back on the practice squad.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 29, 2023
10:55 a.m.: Wow, AFC West trade. Will have a post coming.
Intra-division trade: With Chris Jones still holding out, the Chiefs traded a sixth-round draft pick to the Las Vegas Raiders for DT Neil Farrell, per sources.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 29, 2023
10:39 a.m.: Damien Williams ran well Saturday night, but the Raiders are crowded at running back.
With Josh Jacobs back and signed, the #Raiders are releasing— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 29, 2023
RB Damien Williams, source said.
9:47 a.m.: Another former Patriots’ defensive back will be available.
The #Vikings are releasing CB Joejuan Williams, per source.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) August 29, 2023
9:39 a.m.: Undrafted free agent and preseason standout Drake Thomas has been cut but the Raiders hope to bring him back on the practice squad.
#Raiders are cutting Drake Thomas and he could be on their practice squad if he clears waivers, per a league source— Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) August 29, 2023
9:12 a.m.: Sam Webb had his moments last year, but he was lost in cornerback shuffle this summer. Could be a practice squad candidate if he clears waivers as he is reportedly cut.
8:42 a.m.: Veteran defensive end is predictably cut.
8:27 a.m.: A veteran safety who the Raiders signed to be a core special teamer this offseason is gone.
Raiders have released veteran safety Jaquan Johnson.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 29, 2023
7:42 a.m.: Veteran safety Eric Rowe, who played for the Raiders’ brass in New England, is now available if Las Vegas is interested.
The #Panthers released 22 players, including WR Javon Wims, Safety Eric Rowe, LB Deion Jones, LB Brandon Smith, RB Spencer Brown, WR Shi Smith, CBs Keith Taylor, Stantley Thomas-Oliver, Herb Miller, Mac McCain.— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) August 29, 2023
Placed placed DL Henry Anderson on IR.pic.twitter.com/Pa0CQhqRzH
1:24 p.m.: A player the Raiders studied closely prior to the draft will hit the waiver wire.
Buccaneers are releasing 6th-round pick, DE Jose Ramirez.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 28, 2023
3:03 p.m: Raiders have announced their initial cuts including Chase Garbers.