Five Little Known Facts About Raiders Great Marcus Allen

Marcus Allen had a great NFL career, playing mainly for the Raiders and later for the Chiefs, from 1982 to 1997. He put up some great numbers both rushing and receiving and had a big impact on his team’s successes. Here is a look at five little known facts about this great running back. -Marcus […]

The Favorite Receivers of Quarterback Kerry Collins

Kerry Collins came out of Penn State University in 1995 as the first player drafted by the expansion Carolina Panthers. He went on to also play for the Saints, Giants, Raiders, Titans, and Colts. Over the course of his career though, who was his favorite receiver? The top five players who caught the most touchdown […]

10 Fun Facts About The TD Passes Of Jim Plunkett

Jim Plunkett is famous as the Super Bowl winning quarterback of the Oakland Raiders. He took an unusual route to reach that position but Raiders fans are sure glad he ended up playing for their team. Over the years, he threw a lot of touchdown passes. Here are some fun facts related to those scoring […]

The Winningest Quarterback In Oakland Raiders History

The Oakland Raiders came into the football as a charter member of the American Football League in 1960. They quickly gained a reputation as a throwing team and have really kept that throughout their history. What quarterback though has won the most games in a Raiders uniform? The winningest quarterback in Oakland Raiders history is […]

The Most 1000 Yard Receiving Seasons In Raiders History

The Oakland Raiders have been a wildly successful football franchise at a number of different times during their history. The team came into being in the American Football League of the 1960’s and went on to win league titles in that decade, as well as multiple other decades too. They did this by putting together […]

The Best Oakland Raiders Rookie Quarterback Ever

Over the years, the Oakland Raiders have had some great quarterbacks.  George Blanda would seemingly play forever and end up in the Hall of Fame, Darryle Lamonica is a legend, Jim Plunkett would quarterback the team to two Super Bowl triumphs, and Rich Gannon would win a league MVP award at the position.  None of […]

The Raiders Great Monday Night Football Team Rushing Performance

In the Monday Night Football game that followed Thanksgiving weekend in 1987, the Los Angeles Raiders would put on a team rushing performance that few teams could or have equaled.  The Raiders were on the road that day, having traveled to the Pacific Northwest to play the Seattle Seahawks in the Kingdome.  Coming into the […]

30 Interesting Facts About Raiders And Buccaneers Coach Jon Gruden

Jon Gruden is a very successful football coach with experience in both the college and professional ranks. He has had success with the Oakland Raiders and Tampa Bay Buccaneers and is known to many as a very knowledgeable football broadcaster too. Like many coaches, Gruden has held a number of positions with a number of […]

Oakland Raiders Great Jim Plunkett’s Favorite Receivers

Jim Plunkett had one of the more interesting careers a quarterback can have. He came out of Stanford University highly rated and having just won the Heisman Trophy. The New England Patriots drafted him and expected big things. Plunkett was a good player for the Patriots, but never really lived up to expectations. They also […]

The Oakland Raiders Have Drafted Four Quarterbacks In The First Round

The Oakland Raiders came into professional football as one of the founding members of the American Football League. They have had a great deal of success over the years, despite the run of hard time in the more recent time span. The main reason for their success has been the great players they have had, […]