Wide Receiver Willie Gault And His Post-Retirement Acting Career

Willie Gault came to the NFL out of the University of Tennessee and was billed as one of the fastest players ever to play. He’d been an Olympic sprinter but the 1980 Olympics were boycotted by the United States. He played five seasons with the Chicago Bears and was an instrumental member of the 1985 […]

The Top Fumble Seasons In Oakland Raiders History

No one likes to see a fumble. Not the head coach, not teammates on the sidelines, and not the fans at home. The Oakland Raiders have been playing football since 1960. Over the years, who is the team’s career leader in fumbles as of 2016? Fifth Place: Jim Plunkett (TIE) Jim Plunkett first made national […]

Five Things You May Not Know About Amari Cooper

2014 saw Amari Cooper win the Biletnikoff Award as the nation’s top receiver while at the University of Alabama. He came into the NFL with high expectations and almost immediately lived up to them with his new team the Oakland Raiders. Here is a look at five things you may not know about this great […]

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 […]