The Oakland Raiders have added WR Greg Jenkins to the active roster, General Manager Reggie McKenzie announced Saturday.
Jenkins has spent the past 12 weeks on the Raiders' practice squad following training camp. A converted quarterback, he was originally signed as an undrafted free agent in May, following his collegiate career at Alabama State. The 6-foot-1, 208-pounder played two years at Alabama State, throwing for 3,166 yards and 20 touchdowns. Prior to enrolling at Alabama State, Jenkins played at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.
The Raiders have also placed WR Juron Criner on Reserve/Injured. Criner appeared in one game (Nov. 3 vs. Phi.) this season and totaled three receptions for 32 yards. For his career, the second-year player has recorded 19 receptions for 183 yards and one touchdown. The University of Arizona product was originally selected by Oakland in the fifth round (168th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.