Oakland Raiders sign Kory Sheets

February 12, 2014 - 4:11pm
Riders RB Kory Sheets awaits the snap
Riders RB Kory Sheets awaits the snap

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have lost another key part of their offence as running back Kory Sheets has signed with the NFL's Oakland Raiders.

 The Raiders confirmed the news to the Green Zone on Wednesday afternoon, the Riders have also confirmed the news on their official twitter account.

Sheets became a free agent on February 11th after two seasons in the CFL that peaked with a Grey Cup MVP performance in the 101st Grey Cup in which he set a Grey Cup record with 197 yards rushing.

Click here to read the full release from the Raiders.

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