Veteran cornerback Sean Smith headed to jail following release from Raiders

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The Raiders signed tight end Jared Cook to a two-year, $10.6 million deal in free agency last offseason.

The top free-agent cornerback will sign with the Jets on Wednesday, and he'll hardly go for cheap.

The Silver and Black have released cornerback Sean Smith, a source told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. Last Monday, the Raiders released Smith from his contract. It's also likely that Sean Smith's professional football career is now over.

Sean Smith is once again set to be a free agent, at least if rumors from Bill Williamson are correct that the Oakland Raiders have chose to release the veteran cornerback. Santiago said Smith argued with his sister and Woods intervened during the dispute.

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The Mercury News' Rick Hurd and Matthias Gafni reported the victim identified herself as an ex-girlfriend of Smith's during a call with an emergency dispatcher.

Update: For those wondering if Smith is going to be available for teams such as the Chiefs to bolster the secondary, apparently Smith is going to serve the next year in jail after pleading guilty to a felony assault charge. While under contract with Oakland in the 2016 and 2017 seasons, he hadn't appeared in a regular-season game since 2015.

During his stint with the Rams, Carrier recorded just 71 receiving yards on eight catches and 11 targets across 14 games of action.

Carrie is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent Wednesday and is free to talk to potential suitors this week.