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Report: Andre Carter works out for Raiders, has visit scheduled with Rams

08.22.12 at 12:44 am ET

Former Patriots defensive end Andre Carter is a man in demand.

Carter, an unrestricted free agent and former Cal standout who recorded 10 sacks last season with the Patriots before a calf injury ended his season in December, spent Tuesday afternoon working out for the Raiders, according to this report. And then late Tuesday evening, it was revealed Carter has a visit scheduled with the Rams.

Carter enjoyed a fantastic year in his one season with New England, and his agent told at the combine in February that the veteran would certainly be open to a return to New England. But it certainly appears that the 33-year-old is interested in testing the market.

Raiders coach Dennis Allen said of Carter, ‘€œWe’€™re shaking all the bushes and seeing what falls out, and if we feel like we’€™ve got something that can help us, we’€™re going to do it.’€

‘€œI’€™ve got to stay low key’€ Carter told Bay Area reporters who asked him about his workout with Oakland. ‘€œIf it works out, God willing … ‘€œ

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