| Sep 27, 2010
| 1:56 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Pro football Hall of Famer George Blanda, whose 26 seasons set a record for career longevity, has died at age 83, the Oakland Raiders announced Monday.
A quarterback who occasionally doubled as a placekicker, Blanda retired in 1975...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 4:14 PM
George Blanda, the seemingly ageless Hall of Fame quarterback and kicker whose 26-year career was best remembered for a remarkable run of late-game theatrics with the Oakland Raiders, has died. He was 83.
The Raiders confirmed the death Monday and issued...
| Oct 1, 2010
| 9:45 PM
Steve Sarkisian and Lane Kiffin spent a hefty part of their 20s together on Southern California's downtown campus. If they weren't sequestered in an office up in Heritage Hall watching game tape and eating takeout food, they were simultaneously teaching...
| Oct 9, 2011
Al Davis, the tough-minded owner of the Oakland Raiders who transformed a failing team into a three-time Super Bowl champion and one of the most successful franchises in professional football only to preside over its dramatic decline in recent years, died...
| Dec 31, 2009
Columnist Dave Fairbank
Based on talent and recent success, Virginia Tech is better. Whether that's enough to squeeze out a win versus the Volunteers is debatable. Want-to might be the critical element in your various fast-food, muffler,...
| Jan 13, 2010
Lane Kiffin has done it again. Gotten another high profile football head coaching job. After spending 1 year as the 32 year old coach for the Oakland Raiders, and spending this past season ticking everybody off in the SEC as Tenneessee's Head Honcho,...
| Dec 1, 2010
Feb. 19: Sometime around 3 a.m. PST, Bucs Executive Vice Presidents Joel and Bryan Glazer finalize a deal with Oakland owner Al Davis to get Gruden out of the final year of a contract with the Raiders. The cost is two first-round picks, two second-...
| May 6, 2011
Alexander Haagen, a major Southern California shopping center developer who, as president of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission in the late 1980s, clashed with Los Angeles Raiders owner Al Davis over proposed stadium seating renovations before...
| Jul 13, 2010
| 10:36 PM
He was baseball's bombastic Boss.
He rebuilt the New York Yankees dynasty, ushering in the era of multimillion-dollar salaries and accepting nothing less in return than World Series championships.
He fired managers. Rehired them. And fired them again....
| Jan 17, 2011
| 5:18 PM
The Oakland Raiders have named Hue Jackson head coach. This was expected after the Raiders did not renew former head coach Tom Cable’s contract earlier this month.
Jackson served as offensive coordinator this past season. Using his system and play...
| Jan 18, 2011
GLENDALE — In leading the Oakland Raiders offense to a 2010 turnaround, Hue Jackson has earned the opportunity to lead the Oakland Raiders franchise in 2011 and beyond.
The former Glendale Community College quarterback has reportedly been tabbed...
| Jan 19, 2011
GLENDALE — Hue Jackson never forgot the mentality of the Oakland Raiders, and the former Glendale Community College football player reiterated it after he was officially named head coach of the struggling franchise Tuesday afternoon.