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Movement In The NFL: Jamarcus Russell Released, "Pacman" Jones Signed

OAKLAND, CA - JANUARY 03:  JaMarcus Russell #2 of the Oakland Raiders walks off the field against the Baltimore Ravens during an NFL game at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on January 3, 2010 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
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Matt WagnerCorrespondent IIMay 6, 2010

The was a lot of breaking news in the NFL today. Not only did Lawrence Taylor get charged, but the Raiders officially cut ties with bust Jamarcus Russell after a three-year stint with Oakland and the Cincinnati Bengals signed Adam "Pacman" Jones.

Jamarcus Russell, one of the biggest busts in NFL history, was officially released by the Raiders today and that should cement his place in the "NFL Hall of Shame."

Pacman Jones was signed by the Cincinnati Bengals to a two-year deal today and he will get a 3rd chance. Pacman who has not played since 2008 will most likely be the starting cornerback for Cincinnati.

So that was a quick recap of today's NFL news.

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