Ellis, Raiders Agree To 3-Year Deal

Free agent linebacker Greg Ellis has agreed to a three-year deal with the Oakland Raiders. Ellis was released June 2 by the Dallas Cowboys. Ellis, the Cowboys’ first-round pick in 1998, has played in 162 games, all with Dallas, starting 156. He has 634 career tackles, including 77 sacks. He won the NFL Comeback Player of the Year Award in 2007, the same season he was named to the Pro Bowl.