Posts Tagged ‘al-davis’

New Look Raiders Regime has Officially Been Created

The Oakland Raiders organization currently has incredible things happening to their team, beginning with the forming of new leadership now set in place. This occurrence was truly brought about with the passing of the legendary mastermind of football Al Davis who lived, breathed and slept Raiders football. Al Davis, was not only the owner but […]

Raiders acquire LB Aaron Curry from Seattle

One of the spots head coach Hue Jackson looks to bolster on defense is at the linebacker position. On Wednesday afternoon the Raiders have acquired linebacker Aaron Curry from the Seattle Seahawks, according to a report from Fox Sports. The Raiders in exchange reportedly gave up an undisclosed pick in 2012 and an undisclosed pick in […]

Niners Director of Player Personnel Gamble a Favorite to be New Raiders GM?

Raiders CEO Amy Trask and Al Davis’ son, Mark Davis, will search for a director of football operations or a general manager, possibly both according to Vittorio Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle. In the meantime, first-year coach Hue Jackson will make personnel decisions, something he said Monday that he is ready to do. Who […]

Raiders to Honor Al Davis at Home Game Sunday

The Raiders will honor Hall of Fame owner Al Davis at their first home game since his death last weekend. Raiders CEO Amy Trask said Tuesday that the team will “honor and pay tribute” to Davis throughout Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Browns. There are no specific details about what is planned. Davis died Saturday […]

Reality of Al Davis’ Death hits Raiders

The reality hit Raiders coach Hue Jackson as he got in his car to drive to work after an emotional weekend. He heard a radio report about this weekend’s death of longtime Raiders owner Al Davis and it hit him that there will be no day-after game phone calls, no more discussions of strategy and […]

Mistakes Doom Texans in 25-20 Loss to the Raiders

In the end, it was too many mistakes, and maybe some heartfelt emotion by the Raiders that did the Texans in during their 25-20 loss at home Sunday afternoon to drop them to 3-2. Despite all their miscues, they still had a shot to win Sunday. But one last error sealed their fate. Michael Huff […]

Just RIP, Baby…They Won

Just Win, Baby. And they did. The one thing Raiders owner Al Davis cared about more than anything, was winning, and today in Houston, his beloved team did it in a way that has to have him smiling from up in… well, from somewhere. Many have said that the game passed up Davis years ago, […]

Picture of the Al Davis Decal on the Raiders Helmets for the Rest of 2011

Here’s the logo on the Raiders helmet today in Houston. They will wear that the rest of the 2011 season to honor owner Al Davis, who passed away at the age of 82 on Saturday.