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Report: Raiders settle with Russell

Updated: July 3, 2013, 3:53 PM ET
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Former Oakland Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell reportedly is still costing his former team money.

The San Francisco Chronicle, citing league sources, reported Tuesday that the Raiders are paying Russell nearly $3 million to settle a dispute over his rookie contract.

Russell signed a six-year, $68 million contract with the Raiders after he was selected No. 1 overall in the 2007 draft.

He was paid $36.4 million during his time with the Raiders and was still owed ...

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