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ALAMEDA – The first person to tell Rock Cartwright he had been drafted in 2002 was Raiders coach Hue Jackson, who then was the running backs coach for the Washington Redskins.

Al Davis dies at 82 years old

Oakland Raiders longtime owner Al Davis has died at the age of 82. He served as the team's head coach before becoming its owner. He also was commissioner of the AFL.

Raiders' Campbell trying to shake costly mistakes

Raiders quarterback Jason Campbell has a respectable 89.1 passer rating, is on pace to throw for more than 3,700 yards and ranks in the NFL's top 10 for completion percentage. Numbers like that have helped bring some balance to Oakland's run-dominated offense and have people talking about the Raiders as potential playoff contenders. Yet the chatter about the Raiders is...

Longtime Raiders owner Al Davis dies

The NFL has lost one of its most influential and colorful figures. Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis has died at the age of 82. The news was announced Saturday morning on the team's web site. No other details were immediately available. Davis' career in football dates back to 1950. He served as a coach, general manager and even commissioner (in the American Football League...

Al Davis dead at age 82

The Oakland Raiders announced that Al Davis died in his home. He was 82 years old. Davis was one of the true icons of professional football. For years the Oakland Raiders were one of the perennial powers in the old AFL and then the National Football League. The Al Davis Raiders won three Super Bowls, and the team always carried the image of its brash owner. The “Silver and Black”...

Raiders hoping QB Jason Campbell shakes the interception hangover

For the better part of a half, Jason Campbell was everything the Raiders wanted in a quarterback. He was patient...

Breaking News: Oakland Raiders Owner, Al Davis, Dies at 82

Long time Oakland Raiders owner, Al Davis, has dies at the age of 82. No cause of death has been released at this time. Davis’ football record began 60 years ago as an assistant with the Baltimore Colts and was highlighted with a 1992 Hall of Fame induction. His history as an owner has not come without controversy, but it was motto to “Just Win, Baby,” that captured so...

NFL Week 5 game previews

SUNDAY'S GAMES Raiders (+6) at Houston, 10 a.m., Channel: 5 Channel: 13 Channel: 46 : Should be a dandy running affair with Darren McFadden, Arian Foster and Ben Tate. RAIDERS, 28-27 Tampa Bay (+3) at 49ers , 1:05 p.m., Channel: 2 Channel: 40 : Both teams are 3-1 and in first...

Snoop Dogg to Al Davis -- "Rest in Power"

Snoop Dogg , perhaps the most famous Oakland Raiders fan, tweeted his thoughts today on the passing of Al Davis. Davis passed away Saturday morning at the age of 82. Permalink

Legendary Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis dies

OAKLAND, Calif.--Al Davis, the Hall of Fame owner of the Oakland Raiders known for his rebellious spirit, has died.

Team: Raiders owner Al Davis dead at 82

OAKLAND, CALIF. (AP) - The Oakland Raiders say longtime owner and Hall of Famer Al Davis has died. He was 82.Davis, one of the most important figures in NFL history, is best known as a rebel, a man who established a team whose silver-and-black colors and pirate logo symbolized his ...

Richard Seymour fined for hits on Brady, Green-Ellis

Raiders defensive lineman Richard Seymour has been fined $15,000 for two illegal hits against his former team on Sunday. Seymour was fined $7,500 for slamming Patriots quarterback Tom Brady to the ground, and another $7,500 for facemasking Patriots running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis. Both fouls, which occurred on the Patriots’ first drive, also drew 15-yard penalties…

Al Davis dies at 82; Oakland Raiders owner transformed team

Al Davis turned a failing team into one of football's most successful franchises as a three-time Super Bowl champion. He savored battle both on and off the field, and after a court battle relocated to the team to Los Angeles for over a decade beginning in 1982.Al Davis, the tough-minded owner of the Oakland Raiders who transformed a failing team into a three-time Super Bowl champion...

Team: Raiders owner Al Davis dead at 82

The Oakland Raiders say longtime owner and Hall of Famer Al Davis has died. He was 82.
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