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Raiders release Antonio Smith

Alameda, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Raiders released veteran defensive lineman Antonio Smith on Tuesday.

Smith was set to count for $4 million against the salary cap in 2015.

The 33-year-old Smith started all 16 games for Oakland last season, recording 20 tackles, three sacks and a forced fumble.

The Oklahoma State product has recorded 302 tackles and 44 1/2 sacks in 157 NFL games with the Cardinals, Texans and Raiders.