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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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Raiders' Tom Cable's connection with Gruden? It's Al Davis

The Mercury News - 15 Jun 2018
ALAMEDA — Tom Cable admitted he had mixed feelings about re-entering the building from which he was the subject of a messy public dismissal. But as his flight touched down at Oakland International Airport some nine years later, Cable began to feel a ...
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Jon Gruden on Al Davis: 'It's all about the Raiders'

Raiders Wire - 05 Jun 2018
Raiders coach Jon Gruden was initially hired by Al Davis in 1998 and served in that role until Davis unceremoniously traded him to the Buccaneers in 2002. But Gruden signed back up with Oakland this offseason, now run by Davis' son Mark, and is looking ...
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The New Orleans preacher who helped launch MLK's movement - 29 May 2018
The quote: "New Orleans has lost a rare citizen, one who made lasting contributions both spiritually and politically. I worked with and learned from A.L. Davis in the years of the 1960s when the civil rights movement was first getting underway. I know ...
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Key Raiders training camp match-up: Amari Cooper vs Gareon Conley

Silver and Black Pride - 20 Jun 2018
Remember, then owner Al Davis had just allowed cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha to walk in free agency. Raiders fans would find out it was a little of both as Moore kept it going that season, averaging 18.7 yards per catch while having the NFL's 29th-ranked ...
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DAILY LINKS: Landon Donovan explains why he's rooting for Mexico

Mighty 1090 - 19 Jun 2018
Amy Trask, CBS Sports NFL analyst and former Raiders executive, joins Ben and Woods on Monday to talk NFL headlines, reminisce on her time working with Al Davis, and preview season 2 of The Big 3. San Diego Padres starting pitcher Eric Lauer throws ...
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The NFL in California in 2018: The Best Year Ever?

Sports Illustrated - 18 Jun 2018
In fact, not since the early '80s, when Joe Montana's 49ers and Al Davis's Raiders were claiming Super Bowls, and Eric Dickerson's Rams and Dan Fouts's Chargers were pushing for playoff spots, has the state's NFL landscape looked so collectively ...
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Chadron SEAT base dedicated

Rapid City Journal - 10 Jun 2018
Al Davis; Chadron Mayor Karen Fischer; Jay Esperance, Director for the South Dakota Wildland Fire Suppression Division; Jim Strain, Chief Fire Suppression officer for the South Dakota Wildland Fire Suppression Division; Stephen Lenzo, for the U.S ...
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The Children of Central City - 13 Jun 2018
It's 6 p.m. at Central City's A.L. Davis Park, and coaches Edgarson Shawn Scott and Claude Dixon have managed to corral the 9- and 10-year-old boys into something resembling a straight line. With a piercing blow of his whistle, head coach Scott starts ...
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Raiders' Tom Cable on Marshawn Lynch, Kolton Miller and more . . .

The Mercury News - 15 Jun 2018
A story on Cable's connection with Gruden and his thoughts on Al Davis after an extremely public dismissal is posted here. The following are some of Cable's thoughts, including being reunited with running back Marshawn Lynch (with whom he worked in ...
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Ranking the best team owners in Bay Area sports history

San Francisco Chronicle - 12 Jun 2018
18, 1963 file photo, Al Davis, center, head coach of the American Football League's Oakland Raiders, talks with players at the team's home practice field in Oakland, Calif. Davis, the Hall of Fame owner of the Oakland Raiders known for his rebellious ...

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