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Veteran NFL Running Back Has Reportedly Been Placed On IR

A general view of the Oakland Raiders stadium.

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 11: A general view during the Oakland Raiders game against the Denver Broncos at Coliseum on October 11, 2015 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Update: The Oakland Raiders have announced that veteran NFL running back Doug Martin has been placed on the Reserve/Injured List.

Earlier: The Oakland Raiders are reportedly cutting ties with a veteran running back ahead of the NFL's 2019 regular season. Doug Martin, a two-time Pro Bowler, is reportedly being released after one season in Oakland. The 30-year-old running back totaled 723 yards and four touchdowns with the Raiders last season. He played in all 16 games, starting nine. NFL Network insider Tom Pelissero first reported the news of Martin's release.

Martin, who began his career in Tampa Bay, was one of the NFL's most-productive running backs for a couple of seasons with the Bucs.

The veteran NFL running back had 1,454 rushing yards and 11 touchdowns in his first season in 2012. He dealt with injuries in 2013 and '14 before producing again in 2015, totaling 1,402 rushing yards and six touchdowns.

The Houston Texans, who have lost Lamar Miller to a torn ACL, could be an option for Martin.

Oakland opens its regular season on Sept. 9 against Denver.