Tyvon Branch placed on injured reserve

The Oakland Raiders claimed safety Brandian Ross off waivers from the Miami Dolphins.

Tyvon Branch was placed on injured reserve with a fractured foot.

Branch will require surgery.

Branch has played in just 19 of 48 games since signing a contract extension.

Ross has played 30 games for the Raiders over the last two seasons.

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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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