Raiders sign WR Houshmandzadeh

The Oakland Raiders have signed wide receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh, reuniting the veteran with newly acquired Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer and head coach Hue Jackson.

Houshmandzadeh spent eight seasons with Palmer in Cincinnati where the two hooked up for 507 receptions, 5,782 yards and 37 touchdowns.

Jackson was Cincinnati's wide receiver coach from 2004-2006.

The 10-year pro had his finest season in 2007 in which he caught a career-high 112 balls for 1,143 yards and 12 touchdowns to earn his only trip to the Pro Bowl.

The 34-year-old spent 2009 with Seattle and last season with Baltimore.