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_ The Oakland Raiders cut ties with two former first-round picks by releasing starting receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey and defensive back Michael Huff. The Raiders also cut defensive end Dave Tollefson and re-signed cornerback Phillip Adams to a one-year deal before the start of the league year.

_Washington brought back punter Sav Rocca and backup defensive lineman Kedric Golston.

_Houston released receiver Kevin Walter, then lost tight end James Casey to Philadelphia.