Posts Tagged ‘Lito Sheppard’

A View on How the Raiders Will Deal with the Salary Cap Issues in 2012

Football Outsiders is out and doing Division by Division looks at the salary cap and how it affects each team around the league. To see about the entire AFC West – click HERE Here’s the Raiders breakdown, and some of the background on how they think things will play out for the team. Estimated Cap […]

Raiders sign veteran Pro Bowl CB Lito Sheppard

The Raiders have signed veteran cornerback Lito Sheppard, the team announced on Monday. The Raiders had signed Sheppard in late August, with the veteran making three tackles in the preseason finale against theĀ  Seahawks before he was released as part of the team’s final roster cuts. According to a league source, Sheppard worked out for […]

Let’s try this again: Raiders bring in former Pro Bowl CB Lito Sheppard

Two-time Pro Bowl cornerback Lito Sheppard is working out for the Raiders on Tuesday, according to a league source. With cornerbacks Chimdi Chekwa and Chris Johnson inactive during last Sunday’s game against the Browns, the team’s decision to try out Sheppard again, comes to no surprise. Sheppard was signed by the Raiders on August 26, […]

Raiders Ink CB Lito Sheppard

The Raiders announced Friday that they have signed two-time Pro Bowl cornerback Lito Sheppard, who played last season with the Vikings. Originally drafted by the Eagles, Sheppard has played for three teams. In 2006, Sheppard became the first player in NFL history to have two interception returns of more than 100 yards. Both returns came […]