Pochman on the way out

The Redskins have been granted permission by the Raiders to speak with Darrell Russell, ESPN.com has learned through team and league officials, but have not yet been able to initiate a dialogue with the defensive tackle, who has been reinstated by the NFL following a drug suspension.

Updated: October 28, 2003, 9:05 AM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

In the wake of the latest collapse by their kicker, the San Francisco 49ers will again change placement specialists, with ESPN.com learning Monday night that the club will sign veteran free agent Todd Peterson to replace the struggling Owen Pochman.

San Francisco coaches phoned Peterson on Monday afternoon to apprise him that he would become their third kicker this year, and the two sides were working in the evening to finalize a contract. Peterson, 33, likely will fly to San Francisco on ...

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