The Raiders haven’t announced their roster moves to get down to 53 players. But that hasn’t stopped us from tracking them down.
Per a league source, the following vested veterans have been released: receiver Shaun Bodiford, quarterback Trent Edwards, defensive back Matt Giordano, guard Daniel Loper, and cornerback Lito Sheppard, and linebacker Sam Williams.
The biggest name is Edwards, a third-round pick of the Bills in 2007, who started 14 games in 2008.
Waived were receiver Shawn Bayes, tight end Kevin Brock, defensive end Mason Brodine, defensive back Stevie Brown, defensive tackle Jamie Cumbie, linebacker Chris Francis, linebacker Bani Gbadyu, nose tackle Derrick Hill, defensive end Tommie Hill, receiver Chad Jackson, linebacker Jeremy Leman, defensive back Walter McFadden, receiver Eddie McGee, defensive back Sterling Moore, punter Glenn Pakulak, guard Alex Parson, running back Louis Rankin, guard Roy Schuenig, running back Manase Tonga, and defensive back Jeremy Ware.
Also, quarterback Terrelle Pryor list has been placed on the reserve/suspended list for five games — even though the league doesn’t characterization the action as a suspension.