Injury-hit Oakland Raiders sign trio from practice squad

Head coach Dennis Allen of the Oakland Raiders watches on from the sidelines during their game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on December 23, 2012
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The Oakland Raiders bring in three players from their practice squad after placing linebacker Kaluka Maiava and safety Usama Young on injured reserve.

The Oakland Raiders have brought in three players from their practice squad following two season-ending injuries.

Cornerback Chance Casey, safety Shelton Johnson and linebacker Marshall McFadden all move to the active roster.

Linebacker Kaluka Maiava, who has rib and calf injuries, and safety Usama Young, who has been struggling with a neck issue, have both been placed on injured reserve, while defensive lineman Brian Sanford was waived.

The Raiders face the New York Jets later today.

Oakland Raiders linebacker Kaluka Maiava poses for a photo on June 10, 2013
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