BREAKING NEWS: Al Davis, Legendary Raiders Owner, Dies at 82

10/8/11 in NFL   |   amanda85   |   56 respect

According to the Raiders website, Al Davis, legendary owner of the Oakland Raiders, has passed away at the age of 82. Al Davis has been with the Raiders for 48 years, first as a coach and then owner. According to the site, the Raiders have had 28 winning seasons, including 16 in a row from 1965-1980. Davis was a prime factor in league realignment, and he was at the helm of the Raiders through all of their moves from Oakland to LA and back. The family will release a statement later in the day. RIP Al Davis.
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10/9/11   |   Kenne   |   15701 respect

Now the team can start getting good again

R.I.P. Mr Burns

10/8/11   |   DolphinLuver   |   2876 respect

My deepest sympathy goes out too the Davis family. Mr. Al Davis was an all time Legendary of Raider nation.
R. I .P. Mr. Al Davis. My prayers too the Davis family & friends...and too the Oakland Raiders Fans.

10/8/11   |   Murphy24   |   278 respect

Huge respect for Al Davis, he accomplished so much over the course of his long life.