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Al Davis: Our Football Father 1929-2011

Where would the NFL be today without Al Davis? The iconic owner of our beloved Raiders passed away today at the age of 82. The simple answer is that it wouldn’t be the same. Al Davis shaped football and Al

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RIP Dr. Death: Skip Thomas Dies

Alonzo “Skip” Thomas known best by his nickname Doctor Death passed away from a heart attack today. He was 61. Thomas had back-to-back six interception seasons in 1974 and 1975 and his fierce tackling earned him his nickname. He had

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  • @5280Raider I agree with you on Rice, although he was unlikely to get jail time even if he didn't get light punishment. Peterson different.
    about 1 hour ago
  • @5280Raider That's not specific to NFL players. There are some very key differences you are glossing over.
    about 2 hours ago
  • @5280Raider What good would that really do? I think in this case education and checks to make sure it doesn't happen against are huge.
    about 10 hours ago
  • In a case like this, I think a plea bargain that requires Peterson to take parenting classes & checks up on his kids makes a lot of sense.
    about 11 hours ago
  • RT @JeffDarlington: What we know about legal timeline for Peterson: Initial hearing scheduled for Oct. 8. Montgomery County DA says trial u…
    about 11 hours ago