Source: Routt to visit Chiefs, three others

NFL reporter
Posted Feb 13, 2012
Aaron Wilson

Former Oakland Raiders cornerback Stanford Routt is scheduled to visit the Kansas City Chiefs on Tuesday, according to a league source. And Routt is slated to visit the Houston Texans, Dallas Cowboys and the Tennessee Titans later this week, per a source. He visited the Buffalo Bills on Monday Routt visited the Buffalo Bills today.

Routt was cut by the Raiders one year into a five-year, $54.5 million contract that included $20 million in guaranteed money.

The Raiders originally signed Routt to a three-year, $31.5 million contract last year and then restructured it before the season began.

Routt was due a $5 million base salary for 2012.

He made the $20 million in guaranteed money under the terms of the deal.

He recorded 49 tackles, four interceptions and 15 pass deflections last season.

Routt has registered 237 career tackles and 10 interceptions with 50 pass deflections.

Routt, 28, is a speedy 6-foot-1, 195-pounder who was drafted by the Raiders in the second round out of the University of Houston. He started all but one game last season.

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