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Allen "Al" Davis (July 4, 1929 – October 8, 2011) was an Americ...

wikipedia - 07 Nov 2016
Allen "Al" Davis (July 4, 1929 – October 8, 2011) was an American football coach and executive. He was the principal owner and general manager of the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League (NFL) for 39 years, from 1972 until his death in 2011. Prior to becoming the principal owner of the Raiders, he served as the team's head coach from 1963 to 1965 and part owner from 1966 to 1971, assuming both positions while the Raiders were part of the American Football League (AFL). He also served as th
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Alfred E. Davis

The Keene Sentinel - 23 Oct 2018
Alfred E. Davis. The skilled hands of the hard working electrician, Alfred E. “AlDavis, 91, a longtime resident of Spofford, fell still with his passing on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, at his home in Spofford, surrounded by the love of his family. His ...
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Barber: Happy anniversary to Al Davis' overhead projector

Santa Rosa Press Democrat - 29 Sep 2018
“I start by saying that it is a regretful day, very much so.” And with that, Al Davis kicked off the most surreal and eventful press conference in the history of press conferences. It happened 10 years ago Sunday, and no one in attendance will ever ...
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When Al Davis Tried to Sabotage the NFL

Dawgs By Nature - 27 Sep 2018
Meanwhile, a young Al Davis was hired by the Chargers as the wide receivers coach by head coach Sid Gillman. The other coaches were Jack Faulkner, who would go on to become head coach of the Denver Broncos, Joe Madro, Chuck Noll, who would ...
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Playground court dedication at AL Davis 10-9-18

Pelicans.com - 09 Oct 2018
New Orleans Pelicans General Manager Dell Demps attends a dedication of the refurbished basketball court at A.L. Davis Playground on October 9, 2018 as part of Jr. NBA Week.(Layne Murdoch Jr./New Orleans Pelicans). New Orleans Pelicans General ...
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In Defense of Jon Gruden, a Smart GM

The Ringer (blog) - 23 Oct 2018
In addition to being head coach, he is also the de facto general manager, and he has more control over the organization's day-to-day operations than anyone since Al Davis. And in true Al Davis fashion, he's used it to trade away the team's two highest ...
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Rice on Marshawn, blaming CJ, Al Davis' memory & more

957 The Game (blog) - 08 Oct 2018
*A great anecdote about Al Davis, who passed on this day seven years ago. *How much blame to put on C.J. Beathard's plate. *The importance of home field advantage in Santa Clara. *Oh, and that decision not to give Marshawn the ball. “You gotta give him ...
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AP Top 25 Heat Check: No style points necessary in 2nd half

The San Luis Obispo Tribune - 15 Oct 2018
Style points are not so important during the second half of the college football season. Just win, baby, as the late Al Davis famously said, and the Top 25 voters will likely reward a team. Or at least they won't punish. This past weekend things got a ...
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In Memory of Al Davis (7/4/1929-10/8/2011)

Full Press Coverage (press release) (blog) - 09 Oct 2018
On this day in 2011, Allen “AlDavis died at the age of 82. He is best remembered as the principal owner of the Oakland Raiders but the history of American professional football cannot be discussed without his name being a part of it. Davis was the ...
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Why Hue Jackson regrets meltdown after last game as Raiders coach

The Denver Post - 27 Sep 2018
Unlike some of his predecessors, Jackson revered Al Davis in public settings, calling him “coach Davis” and seeking his input rather than waiting for it to be offered. He broke down and cried on the field when the Raiders beat the Houston Texans in the ...
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Jeff Davis' Brandon Mack on AL-MS all-star selection

Montgomery Advertiser - 23 Oct 2018
Jeff Davis' Brandon Mack on AL-MS all-star selection. play. CLOSE. Jeff Davis defensive end Brandon Mack will participate in the Alabama-Mississippi all-star game on Dec. 17. Kamarri Darrington, Montgomery Advertiser.
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Barber: Jon Gruden's plot to destroy the Raiders

Santa Rosa Press Democrat - 19 Oct 2018
I don't really believe in conspiracy theories. My windows are covered with black tape because I'm sensitive to sunlight, and I wear a tinfoil hat because I happen to find it attractive. I didn't even notice that I began writing this column at 10:18 on ...
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Hermiston council gets EOTEC update

East Oregonian - 26 Sep 2018
But Al Davis, general manager of the Eastern Oregon Trade and Event Center, told the Hermiston City Council on Monday that, overall, things went well. One of the biggest worries going into the week was parking and traffic control. Davis said organizers ...
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Jeff Davis defensive end presented Alabama All-Star jersey

WSFA - 23 Oct 2018
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Jeff Davis defensive end Brandon Mack was presented his Alabama jersey for the 32nd annual Alabama vs. Mississippi All-Star game on Tuesday morning. His Volunteers teammates watched and cheered for the Pitt commit.
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Jon Gruden would like you to trust the process

SB Nation - 23 Oct 2018
Were those picks influenced by an increasingly crusty Al Davis? Almost certainly. Still, they don't exactly bode well for Gruden, whose track record with the Buccaneers wasn't exactly impressive. If those 2019 and 2020 picks don't turn into stars, at ...
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Alabama DL Raekwon Davis apologizes for throwing punches in win

AL.com - 14 Oct 2018
"I would like to apologize to Kevin Pendleton, the Missouri Tigers, their fans, Alabama Fans, and my teammates and coaches for my actions during tonight's game," Davis said. "I allowed my emotions to get the best of me and that's unacceptable. Again I ...
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Bucs' Mike Smith on the best defense against roughing the passer

Tampa Bay Times (blog) - 29 Sep 2018
CHICAGO — Somewhere Al Davis is rolling over in his jumpsuit. The late Raiders owner is known for his defensive doctrine: the other team's quarterback must go down and he must go down hard. But when it comes to hitting the passer, the NFL has gone ...

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