Kw-logo-smaller

The Oakland Raiders

Rich Gannon
Rich Gannon
Tim Brown
Tim Brown

They're winning, they've got the best looking cheerleaders, and they've got the NFL's toughest logo. The Zone is most certainly talking about the Silver and Black - the Oakland Raiders. They have one of the best overall records in the history of the NFL, but that's easy to do when your logo is a Raider who looks tough as nails and ready to rock.

When the Raiders began: September, 1960.

Famous Battles: They raided the Superbowl trophy case in 1977, 1981, and 1984.

Famous Voyages:


Part One - The owner of the Raiders, Al Davis, sends his gang sailing down the coast of California to Los Angeles where they become the LA Raiders.

Part Two - 1995, The Voyage Home; After being given lots of treasure (big dosh) to return home, Al Davis moves the Raiders back up the coast to Oakland.

Cheerleaders: The Raiderettes

Head Coach: Jon Gruden

Leading the Attack in the 2000 season: QB, Rich Gannon and Wide Receiver, Tim Brown.

Holding the Fort: Cornerback, Charles Woodson and Linebacker, William Thomas.

This Year: The Raiders' record looks good and they've had a great regular season. But they've also had an easy schedule. They'll be tough to beat in the playoffs, but don't expect to see them in the Super Bowl.

Related Stories:

  • Sports Origins - Football
  • Football Practice and P.E. Help
  • Huffy Twilight Balls
  • Get More Sports Pro Info Here
  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    there are 0 comments

    Please login or register to add comments


    like this article?
    Sign up now to get more just like!

    latest videos

    F992479468421

    Who is the best running back in the NFL right now?

    • Marshall Faulk
    • Robert Smith
    • Stephen Davis
    • Cory Dillon

    related stories

    Sports in the forums

    amethystdances
    Basketball is life. I love it.
    reply 37 minutes
    nerdyalexis
    nerdyalexis posted in Basketball:
    I love basketball
    reply 44 minutes
    -Gwen42--
    [Dover] Results: 1. Kyle Busch #54 2. Joey Logano #22 3. Chase Elliott #9 (R) 4. Chris Buesher ### (R) 5. Elliott Sadler #11 Next Race: Kansas POINTS: (Down to two drivers.) 1. Chase Elliott #9 (R) 2. Regan Smith #7
    reply 1 day
    aubreigh_love15
    i do both too  porterville cougars cheer**** burton middle bulldogs volleyball
    reply 1 day
    alexia_is_cute_
    VOLLEYBALL !!!! = LIFE !!!! #4 woooooooooooooo
    reply 1 day

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    Big_icon_(7)

    Have you ever fancied being a ranger like those fantasy characters you love so m...

    Big_icon_(4)

    You run across the city in a car chase with the police officers.

    Big_icon_(6)

    The evil master kidnapped all of your friends!

    Big_icon_(5)

    Tic Tac Toe is back!