Oakland Raiders Agreed to Terms With Jeff Garcia

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Published: April 6, 2009


... team that resides for the silver and black. The Raiders confirm according to NBC report that Jeff Garcia is in signed with the Oakland Raiders. 

He will be a mentor to Russell and giant upgrade to Andrew Walter and Bruce Gradkowski “The 39 year-old quarterback will have the opportunity to compete for the starting position with JaMarcus Russell, though Garcia will likely serve as a backup.”

Garcia a three-time Pro Bowler with the 49ers earlier in his career. Spent the last two seasons with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Garcia is now ready to come back to the Bay. 

Garcia, has proved that he could be a solid safety net in the event starting Quarterback Jamarcus Russell were to go down with an injury, Garcia would provide valuable experience and leadership qualities to the team. 



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