Raiders declared TE Mychal Rivera, QB Connor Cook, CB Dexter McDonald, CB Antonio Hamilton, OG Vadal Alexander and OT Austin Howard inactive for Week 1 against the Saints.
Raiders contract-year TE Mychal Rivera is expected to stay in Oakland.
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Raiders are open to trading Mychal Rivera.
Mychal Rivera secured 3-of-4 targets for 49 yards and a touchdown in the Raiders' Week 14 win over the Broncos.
Mychal Rivera caught 2-of-2 targets for 28 yards in Oakland's Week 12 win over the Titans.
Mychal Rivera caught 1-of-2 targets for 21 yards in Oakland's Week 11 loss to the Lions.
Mychal Rivera delivered six catches for 46 yards on seven targets in the Raiders' Week 10 loss to the Vikings.
Mychal Rivera went catch-less on one target in Week 3.
Mychal Rivera caught 3-of-5 targets for 15 yards in the Raiders' Week 2 win over the Ravens.
Mychal Rivera caught 1-of-2 targets for four yards in the Raiders' Week 1 loss to the Bengals.
Mychal Rivera caught three passes for 42 yards in the Raiders' third preseason game.
Raiders TE Mychal Rivera opened with the first-team offense in the Raiders' opening preseason game.
ESPN Raiders reporter Bill Williamson expects TE Mychal Rivera to open the season as the starter.
Mychal Rivera caught two passes for 26 yards in Sunday's Week 17 loss at Denver.