A day after head coach
told reporters the
had multiple free agent outside linebackers in for workouts, on Wednesday the team signed veteran linebackers
, who both played for the
last season. Brown and Blackstock are expected to add competition and additional depth to the linebacker corps.
Brown, 28, joined the Raiders as an undrafted free agent out of Boston College in 2006. After five seasons with the Raiders, Brown signed with the
Brown, listed at 6-foot-2 and 235 pounds, has played in 58 career games and made 13 starts.
Blackstock, who played his college ball at Virginia, was a third-round draft pick of the