NFL Free Agency: Raiders Sign LB Kevin Burnett

Dec 4, 2011; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Dolphins inside linebacker Kevin Burnett (56) intercepts and scores a touchdown against the Oakland Raiders during the second half at Sun Life Stadium. Miami won 34-14. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent linebacker Kevin Burnett, the team announced.

Burnett is an eight-year veteran who has played with the Cowboys, Chargers, and Dolphins.

He recorded a career high in tackles with 109, along with 2.5 sacks in 16 games last season for Miami. Burnett started every game throughout his two-year career with the Dolphins.

Burnett joins Kaluka Maiava and Nick Roach as linebackers the Raiders have added via free agency.

Topics: Kevin Burnett, Miami Dolphins, Oakland Raiders

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