The Las Vegas Raiders have signed NFL veteran cornerback Rasul Douglas to a free-agent deal for the upcoming season. Douglas has spent four seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles and Carolina Panthers. Douglas shined as a starter with the Panthers in 2020. He started 11 of 14 games and recorded 62 tackles and nine passes defended. In his career, Douglas has played in 60 NFL games after being drafted in the third round out of West Virginia. The Raiders have looked for additional secondary help this offseason. Douglas will prove depth and a veteran presence for young corners in Damon Arnette , Trayvon Mullen and Amik Robertson . Douglas also has NFL playoff experience. He was a part of the Eagles' Super Bowl run during the 2017 season. He has played in six career playoff games and should provide consistent production on the outside. The Raiders will pair Douglas alongside fellow NFL veteran Karl Joseph as well. Both players will replace the experience lost by Erik Harris and LaMarcus Joyner departing in free agency. Joseph signed earlier this offseason after playing last season with the Cleveland Browns. Raiders general manager Mike Mayock mentioned that he is excited about his secondary group… Read full this story
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