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Just one, baby: Oakland Raiders end 0-16 talk with win History won’t really remember these Raiders anymore, the way the 2008 Detroit Lions and their 0-16 finish will be remembered forever.
The Raiders Nearly Blew Their First Win With One Of The Dumbest Penalties Ever The Oakland Raiders won their first game of the...
Oakland Raiders' crazy celebration saved by timely timeout You'll have to excuse the Oakland Raiders for losing their minds celebrating late in Thursday night's 24-20 win over the Kansas City Chiefs.
Sparano savors 1st win with Raiders ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Tony Sparano gathered the Oakland Raiders in a victorious locker room and praised them for sticking together through a 16-game losing streak.
Raiders savor season's first victory ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) -- Tony Sparano gathered the Oakland Raiders in a victorious locker room and praised them for sticking together through a 16-game losing streak. Left tackle Donald Penn then presented Oakland's interim coach with a game ball that was well earned. Since taking over from the fired Dennis Allen after four games, Sparano has made the Raiders much more competitive despite their ...
Chiefs vs. Raiders: Can Oakland break through Thursday night? The Oakland Raiders, 0-10 so far this season, are hosting the Kansas City Chiefs. Might the Raiders win their first game?
Raiders snap 16-game skid with 24-20 win vs. KC OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Sio Moore sacked Alex Smith and started to celebrate in the Kansas City backfield with Oakland Raiders teammate Khalil Mack.
Chiefs fall to Raiders in surprise outcome The Oakland Raiders hadn't won a game this season until Thursday night, when they victimized the Kansas City Chiefs 24-20. Click here for the game story.
Raiders stun Chiefs, earn first win in a year (Reuters) - The Oakland Raiders earned their first win in more than a year on Thursday as rookie quarterback Derek Carr rallied the team with a late scoring drive to stun division rivals Kansas City 24-20. With the Raiders (1-10) trailing 20-17 in the fourth quarter, Carr marched the team 80 yards downfield in a drive that took seven minutes off the clock and culminated with a nine-yard ...
Raiders End 16-Game NFL Losing Streak With 24-20 Win Over Chiefs The Oakland Raiders defeated the Kansas City Chiefs 24-20 to end a 16-game National Football League losing run stretching back a year.
In his first season with the Raiders, he helped take them to the AFL championship and was named the league's player of the year. Lamonica that season completed 220 of 425 passes for 3,228 yards and 30 touchdowns.
Although he completed only 10 of 24 passes in Oakland's 40-7 championship victory over the Houston Oilers, two went for touchdowns. Oakland then lost Super Bowl II to the Green Bay Packers 33-14.
Lamonica was named player of the year again in 1969 with very similar numbers: He completed 221 of 426 attempts for 3,302 yards and 32 touchdowns. However, the Raiders lost the AFL championship game 17-7 to the Kansas City Chiefs.
The AFL merged into the NFL in 1970 and Lamonica remained with the Raiders until his retirement after the 1974 season. For his career, he threw 1,288 completions in 2,601 attempts for 19,154 yards and 164 touchdowns. Lamonica also scored 14 rushing touchdowns.
He recently hosted an outdoor fishing show for Fox.