Raiders reportedly parting ways with Sebastian Janikowski

Oakland Raiders v Arizona Cardinals

Drafted in 2000, Janikowski has been with the Raiders ever since.

Even though he turns 40 in less than three weeks, Sebastian Janikowski still intends on playing for an National Football League team next season. One is punter Shane Lechler, who also was drafted by Oakland and played the past five seasons with the Texans.

The Oakland Raiders reportedly informed kicker Sebastian Janikowski that they will not bring him back for the 2018 season, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

In fact, past year it was rumored that Janikowski, who didn't kick at all for Oakland in 2017, was on the chopping block midway through the season.

The left-footed kicker known as "Seabass" is the franchise's career leader in points (1,799) and games played (268). Denver's Matt Prater broke that record with a 64-yarder in 2013.

With that said, Janikowski could definitely help and given his long-time reputation as a kicker with a big leg who can drill the ball from anywhere on the field, he might be worth a look for the Giants for the 2018 season. He ranks 10th overall in field goals made and 12th in attempts.

Janikowski took a $1 million pay cut at the end of training camp in August and made $3 million in 2017. Many teams went through multiple kickers during last season. He ended up being placed on injured reserve with a back injury. Tavecchio is an exclusive rights free agent and can be retained with a qualifying offer.

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