August 11, 2011; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders defensive end Matt Shaughnessy (77) stands on the sidelines during the second quarter against the Arizona Cardinals at O.co Coliseum. The Cardinals defeated the Raiders 24-18. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports
Raiders defensive end Matt Shaughnessy is heading to Arizona tonight to visit with the Cardinals, according to ProFootballTalk.
Shaughnessy played in all 16 games last season for the Raiders, recording 25 tackles and 3.5 sacks. He was selected by Oakland in the third round in 2009.
The Raiders have already lost Philip Wheeler and Desmond Bryant to free agency.
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