Report: Raiders expected to sign QB EJ Manuel

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March 16, 2017 - 8:12pm
The Raiders are expected to sign Bills quarterback EJ Manuel, who would compete for the backup job behind Derek Carr, ESPN reported. Manuel, the No. 16 pick in 2013, spent his second NFL season with Raiders offensive coordinator Todd Downing, who was his position coach in 2014. Last year, Cook, a rookie fourth-round pick, made his first career start in a wild-card loss at Houston after Carr broke his leg on Christmas Eve. At the NFL combine, head coach Jack Del Rio said the Raiders could sign a player to push Cook.

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