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2016 NFL free agency: Raiders sign Kelechi Osemele for $11 million per year

The Raiders are reportedly signing free agent offensive lineman Kelechi Osemele to a deal that's worth more than $11 million per year.

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The Oakland Raiders will reportedly sign free agent offensive lineman Kelechi Osemele to a deal worth more than $11 million per year and a total of about $20 million in his first season, according to Ian Rapoport and Albert Breer of NFL Network.

So, what does this mean for the Jacksonville Jaguars?

For starters, the Raiders were one of the chief competitors for Denver Broncos free agent Malik Jacksonaccording to ProFootballTalk.com. If they're making a free agent one of the highest-paid offensive linemen in the league, there's less potential they set the market on defensive linemen like Jackson.

Second, it sets the market for Alex Mack, who is most likely looking to become one of the highest-paid offensive linemen in the league, not to mention the highest-paid center. If Osemele is getting $11 million per year as a guard, Mack is going to want (and command) that type of money, which is a little higher than the $10 million per year we predicted earlier.