Seattle Seahawks v Denver Broncos

Update 4:28 pm

The Carson Palmer era in Oakland was nothing to write home about, and it appears the Raiders have decided to move on with a new Quarterback of the future.

Jason La Canfora reports Matt Flynn will become a Raider. The 28-year-old spent last season backing up Russell Wilson in Seattle.

From La Canforfa:

The Raiders are expected to complete a trade for Seahawks quarterback Matt Flynn. shortly, according to league sources. The Raiders have been talking to Seattle about him recently, as had the Bills and Jaguars. Oakland is looking for options to replace Carson Palmer, who is to make $13 million for 2013 and has balked at a pay cut.  The Seahawks are looking to move Flynn’s $5 million salary and give him a chance to start elsewhere, and they will consider Tyler Thigpen among the options to replace Flynn as Russell Wilson’s backup, sources said.

We’ll update this story as more information becomes available.