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Posted by ESPN.com’s Bill Williamson
New defensive end Greg Ellis is already working in Derrick Burgess’ starting spot after two days in Oakland. The writing is on the wall for Burgess.
Meanwhile, Raiders coach Tom Cable is excited that quarterback JaMarcus Russell plans to work with his receivers in the next several weeks prior to training camp to maintain their timing. It’s a sign of the leadership Cable has locked for from Russell.