Las Vegas Raiders wednesday roster transactions

Las Vegas Raiders wednesday roster transactions

The Las Vegas Raiders made some roster changes before Week 8 began.

The club signed offensive tackle Jackson Barton to the active roster while also re-signing defensive tackle Kyle Peko and cornerback Bryce Cosby to the practice squad, the Raiders announced Wednesday.

Barton was active in Weeks 1 & 2. He took one offensive snap and eight special teams snaps. He was then moved to the practice team until Wednesday.

The 27-year-old lineman played two games for the Silver and Black last season, having taken a total of six offensive snaps.

Barton was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the seventh round of the 2019 NFL Draft.

Peko signed initially by the Raiders in March, before being released at the end the preseason. After being signed to the practice squad in September, he was released the following week.

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Peko played eight games for the Tennessee Titans last season, making three starts and recording 10 combined tackles, 2.0 sacks and a forced fumble.

Prior to Tennessee, the 29-year-old defensive tackle played four games with the Buffalo Bills and two-plus seasons with the Denver Broncos.

Cosby is yet to play in an NFL game. He was signed in May as an undrafted-free agent from Ball State.

He was released as part the final preseason roster cuts. He was then signed to the practice squad the next day and released just recently on Oct. 17.

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