Posts Tagged ‘john madden’

Former Raiders Coach John Madden Says Ken Stabler’s Death a ‘Shock to All of Us’

Hall of Fame coach John Madden says the death of Ken Stabler came as a “shock to all of us” because the former Raiders quarterback kept his cancer diagnosis a secret, Antonio Gonzalez of the Associated Press reports.. Madden said Friday that Stabler was the ultimate tough guy. He says Stabler never went into the […]

Raiders Great Ken Stabler Passes Away At 69

“The Raiders are deeply saddened by the passing of the great Ken Stabler,” said Owner Mark Davis. “He was a cherished member of the Raider family and personified what it means to be a Raider. He wore the Silver and Black with Pride and Poise and will continue to live in the hearts of Raider […]

Raiders on Verge Of Hiring Denver’s DC Dennis Allen

Raiders seemed to have found their right hand man to lead them in the next era of Raiders football. As the coaching carousel has been spinning out of control lately, but it looks like the search could finally be winding down for the Oakland Raiders.  Although there are some “final steps” that must take place before an […]

Former Raider CB Thomas Passes Away at 61

While NFL fans are excited with the return of football, Raider Nation is in mourning over the death of one of their best, that being former Super Bowl winning cornerback Alonzo “Skip” Thomas, who passed away from a heart attack on Sunday at the age of 61. Former Raiders cornerback Alonzo “Skip” Thomas, one of […]

Raiders Owner Al Davis: Top Five All Time Blunders In Oakland

Al Davis has been the owner of the Oakland Raiders in good times and bad. As the days grow closer to this years NFL draft there’s no telling what’s the outlook for the next chapter in Raiders history. There’s no getting around that he’s currently recognized as one of the worst owners in American sports. […]

Could the Raiders turn to Madden for Help?

Now that former Raiders coach and Hall of Famer John Madden is done in the broadcasting booth, is there a chance of him coming back to the Raiders organization? Today’s SF Chronicle reports that Madden, who announced his retirement from being the color man on Sunday night football yesterday, would be the perfect fit to […]

Former Coach John Madden Speaks on Davis and Kiffin Firing

Former Raiders coach John Madden spoke on Sirius Radio about the recent circus for the Raiders this week. “Well, it was one of those things that you could just see coming,” Madden said of the Lane Kiffin firing. “The Raiders weren’t winning and, of course, when that happens that kind of talk of the coach […]