Tag Archives: Oakland Raiders

  • This Day In Sports History (January 9th) — Super Bowl XI

    This Day In Sports History (January 9th) — Super Bowl XI

    It was on this day in 1977 that Super Bow XI took place in the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California.  The Oakland Raiders would defeat the Minnesota Vikings by a score of 32-14, earning the franchise their first ever Vince Lombardi Trophy. After a scoreless first quarter, the Raiders took control of the game in […]

  • This Day In Sports History (May 14th) – Lyle Alzado

    This Day In Sports History (May 14th) – Lyle Alzado

    It was on this day in 1992 that former NFL defensive end Lyle Alzado passed away.  Years of steroid abuse led to a cancerous brain tumor, which ultimately caused Alzado to die at the young age of 43. Lyle Alzado was known throughout the NFL as a very intense and intimidating player on the field.  […]

  • Raiders DT Desmond Bryant Gives Us the Greatest Mugshot of All-Time (Photo)

    Raiders DT Desmond Bryant Gives Us the Greatest Mugshot of All-Time (Photo)

    Oakland Raiders defensive tackle Desmond Bryant must have had a pretty interesting Saturday night, because on Sunday morning in Miami he was arrested after he showed up at a neighbor’s house drunk and “causing a commotion.” What did “causing a commotion” entail? We don’t know. Maybe Bryant let himself into the house to borrow a cup […]

  • Denarius Moore Is Running In The Wrong Direction (GIF)

    Denarius Moore Is Running In The Wrong Direction (GIF)

    If the Oakland Raiders’ offense appeared to be confused at times during last night’s 26-13 loss to the Denver Broncos, we’re happy to tell you that your eyes were not deceiving you.  They were, in fact, very confused. For proof, look no further than Denarius Moore, who appeared to be headed in the wrong direction following this […]