Raiders sign Trent Edwards, Carter, Troup to offseason roster

The Oakland Raiders signed quarterback Trent Edwards and defensive linemen David Carter and Torell Troup to reserve-future deals.

Edwards is a former Buffalo Bills starter.

He tried out for the Raiders during the season. A former third-round pick from Stanford, he has also played for the Jacksonville Jaguars and Philadelphia Eagles.

Carter is a former Dallas Cowboys backup. He was a sixth-round draft pick with the Arizona Cardinals.

He has 30 career ackles, one sack and one forced fumble.

Troup has previously played for the Bills.

He's a former second-round draft pick from Central Florida. He has 31 tackles and two pass deflections, but suffered a back injury and hasn't played in a game since 2011.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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