Raiders add QB Garrett Gilbert to practice squad

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Raiders have signed former SMU quarterback Garrett Gilbert to their practice squad.

The Raiders announced Monday that Gilbert will join nine players recently cut by the team on the 10-player squad.

Gilbert was a sixth-round pick by St. Louis in 2014 and spent last season on practice squads with the Rams and New England. Gilbert was in training camp this summer with Detroit before getting cut.

The other members of the squad are running back George Atkinson III; offensive linemen Mitch Bell and Dan Kistler; defensive linemen Shelby Harris, Leon Orr and Max Valles; defensive backs SaQwan Edwards and Tevin McDonald; and linebacker Josh Shirley.

---

AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org and http://twitter.com/AP-NFL

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide—from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Andy Staples, Grant Wahl, and more—delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.