Raiders are releasing S Tyvon Branch. Will be very hot in a weak safety market. Signed lucrative deal in OAK not long ago
CSN Bay Area "Raiders safety Tyvon Branch missed most of last season with a fractured fibula. The Raiders kept him on the active roster until the bitter end, when he tried to practice and was unable to play. Halting his comeback had a long-term goal. The Raiders wanted Branch fully healthy for the 2014..." May 02
Tyvon Branch is not playing against the Jets on Sunday.
ESPN.com "Strong safety Tyvon Branch practiced Wednesday for the first time since breaking his right leg against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sept. 15. Might he also play for the Oakland Raiders this coming Sunday at the New York Jets? “If he’s healthy enough to play, he’ll play,” Raiders coach Dennis..." December 05
Oakland S Tyvon Branch suffered what Raiders say is "significant" injury thought to be fractured fibula that will sideline him indefinitely.