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What the Oakland Raiders Can Expect From Terrelle Pryor

Hank Koebler | Posted 11.07.2013 | Sports
Hank Koebler

From Ken Stabler to Jamarcus Russell, Al Davis drafted some of the league's best and worst quarterbacks at different points in the NFL's history. Quarterback Terrelle Pryor will get his chance to validate the late Raiders owner's final draft choice.

Raiders Owner Cause Of Death Determined

AP | Posted 12.31.2011 | Sports

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The cause of former Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis' death has been determined to have been heart failure. The death certificate is...

Best NFL Pictures From Week 5

The Huffington Post | Dan Treadway | Posted 12.13.2011 | Sports

This past weekend the NFL mourned the loss of legendary Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis. His team honored his memory with a gutty win on the road ag...

Sports Blitz Now Episode III: LeBron James' Football Career and the Legacy of Al Davis

HuffPost Radio | Posted 12.12.2011 | Sports
HuffPost Radio

In the third episode of Sports Blitz Now -- the brand new Huffington Post sports radio show -- Jordan Schultz and the crew broke down the legacy of Al Davis and why the 4-1 New Orleans Saints have some real problems moving forward.

Al Davis' Legacy

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 12.10.2011 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

The death of Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis has produced an abundance of contradictory remembrances of the man who was proud to be considered a maverick.

The Meaning Behind Al Davis' Death On Yom Kippur

Rabbi Joshua Hess | Posted 12.10.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Joshua Hess

On a day when God grants us atonement for our mistakes and encourages us to make the necessary changes to succeed, God brought home one of his emissaries who taught this lesson.

Raiders Coach Gives Emotional Postgame Speech After Victory

Posted 12.10.2011 | Sports

In a statement on the death of franchise patriarch Al Davis, the Oakland Raiders assured fans that "The fire that burns brightest in the Raider organi...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 12.10.2011 | New York
Len Berman

They don't hand out pool sheets in baseball, but if they had, would this have been your final four? No Phillies, no Yankees? Don't all those regular season wins mean anything?

'He Defined The Raiders'

Yahoo! Sports | The Associated Press | Posted 12.08.2011 | San Francisco

By The Associated Press Reaction to the death of longtime Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis, who died at 82 at his Oakland home Saturday morning: "...

Raiders Statement On Death Of Legendary Owner Al Davis

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 12.08.2011 | Sports

-- The Oakland Raiders statement on the death of owner Al Davis. ___...

NFL Legend Dies

AP | JOSH DUBOW | Posted 12.08.2011 | Sports

OAKLAND, Calif. — Al Davis was a rebel with a cause – "Just win, baby" he exhorted his beloved Oakland Raiders. And as the NFL well knows...

Raiders Owner Dies

AP | JOSH DUBOW | Posted 12.08.2011 | Sports

OAKLAND, Calif. — Al Davis was remembered Saturday as the AFL commissioner who helped lead the merger with the NFL that changed professional foo...

Raiders Owner Rips Fired Head Coach

AP | JOSH DUBOW | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

ALAMEDA, Calif. — Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis rarely talks to the media anymore. So when Davis got the chance at a news conference announcin...

NFL Week 16 - Holiday Gifts Edition

Scott Swanay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Scott Swanay

Here are some holiday gift ideas for your favorite NFL players, coaches, and owners. For Donovan McNabb -- a new team with a head coach who's more interested in winning than demonstrating his authority over his players and embarrassing them.

NFL Week 12 - Tweet Dreams (The Thankful Edition)

Scott Swanay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Scott Swanay

Hypothetical tweets from real NFL figures! @LanceMoore16 We're thankful Roy Williams plays for the Cowboys. #thanksgivingturkey @A_Cromartie31 (An...

On the Radio Book Tour

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

For the past month I have been engaged in a "virtual" book tour around the nation for my latest sports law book, entitled Sports J...

NFL Week 10 - Tweet Dreams

Scott Swanay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Scott Swanay

Hypothetical tweets from real NFL figures! @JayCutler6 This year for the holidays I'm buying Laz-E-Boy recliners for all my offensive linemen. #mak...

10 Things We Learned From NFL Week 8

Scott Swanay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Scott Swanay

Houston Texans : playoffs : : Charlie Brown : football Jerry Jones says he's embarrassed by his team's performance. Don't believe that until he fire...

NFL Week 8 - Tweet Dreams (Trick or Tweet!)

Scott Swanay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Scott Swanay

Hypothetical tweets from real NFL figures! @TonyGonzalez88 Roddy White is like Ozzy Osbourne - it's impossible to cover him. #atleastroddyscoherent...

Why Isn't McNabb Getting the "Brotherly Love" he Deserves?

Dexter Rogers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dexter Rogers

The Philadelphia Eagles are a hypocritical organization. For Andy Reid to publicly and emphatically state McNabb was his guy then to put him on the trading blocks shows no class whatsoever.

Oakland Raiders Billboard: Al Davis Critics Want A GM (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

(SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTO) The Oakland Raiders have not enjoyed a winning season since 2002. No NFL team has a worse record since the 2003 season began....

Tom Cable Fired? Raiders, Al Davis To Reportedly Ax Head Coach

San Francisco Chronicle | David White, Chronicle Staff Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Raiders coach Tom Cable, right, meets with owner Al Davis today to discuss all the reasons he'll get fired, say people up and down the organizational ...

The Return of Al Davis

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Roger I. Abrams

Al Davis made his return to the national sports spotlight last week when he fired head coach Lane Kiffin "for cause."