— Delhi-based internal medicine doctor James E. Waugh, 55, has been hired by the Raiders’ internal medicine department to join a full-fledged team physician and has been approved for full pay, according to a news release from the team.
Woughly 40 Raiders players have been referred to Waugh by the team’s medical team.
The Raiders also announced on Wednesday that it has signed former Broncos and Dolphins linebacker James Harrison to a three-year contract extension.
Wiggersworth, who has worked as a physician for five seasons with the Raiders, had been under contract with the team since 2015.
The veteran had been in the middle of a two-year, $12.5 million deal with the Dolphins.
He was released by the Dolphins in December.
The Dolphins had been expected to re-sign Wigersworth to a four-year deal.
Wouglesworth has worked with the Cowboys, Raiders, Dolphins, Falcons, Saints and Texans.
Wiggersworth is expected to be joined by Dr. Steven J. Hickey, the Raiders general manager, in his medical team at the Raiders training camp.