Former first-round draft pick Rolando McClain is back at his alma mater Alabama now that his NFL career has ended. He played three seasons with the Oakland Raiders, who selected him with the eighth overall pick in the 2010 draft.
Coach Dennis Allen has been gushing about Nick Roach ever since the team signed him as a free agent in March as part of a defensive overhaul which included dumping former first-round draft pick Rolando McClain.
The 23-year-old McClain played three seasons with the Oakland Raiders before signing a one-year contract with Baltimore as a free agent on April 12.
Baltimore Ravens linebacker Rolando McClain is facing new charges in his north Alabama hometown.
Rolando McClain passed his physical Friday before signing. He comes to the Ravens as a free agent after being released by the Oakland Raiders this month.
Rolando McClain – cut recently by the Oakland Raiders – has agreed to terms with the Baltimore Ravens, according to a league source, as expected.
The Oakland Raiders waived linebacker Rolando McClain on Friday, less than three years after drafting him eighth overall to be the centerpiece of their defense.
The Oakland Raiders have released defensive tackle Tommy Kelly, who started every game the last two seasons. The move saves the team $4.8 million against the salary cap this year.
Authorities said Oakland Raiders linebacker and former University of Alabama standout Rolando McClain has bonded out of jail on charges of violating rules on car window tint and trying to lie to police about his identity.
Disgruntled Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain is back after his two-game suspension. Head coach Dennis Allen will use him as a backup to Omar Gaither and on special teams. Raiders defensive tackle Richard Seymour and cornerback Michael Huff were both limited in practice as they recover from various ailments.