Mark van Eeghen takes the handoff and heads upfield in a 1977 match-up with the Rams.

“I’d like to see us go so far as to do the realignment thing and have them in our conference,” he said. The 1979 and 1992 contests featured rare preseason overtime finishes. The Rams returned to Los Angeles in 2016. Well over 30 members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame have participated in this rivalry.

1 / 35 Fred Biletnikoff brings down a Rams … What issues are on the ballot in California and Los Angeles County. The Oakland Raiders released a statement on the passing of running back/tight end Billy Cannon. The Silver and Black defeated the Minnesota Vikings 32-14 in Super Bowl XI after the 1976 season.

From 1995 – 2015, the Raiders won six of the seven preseason meetings between the two teams, with all but one of those match-ups taking place in Oakland.

California’s November election will feature 12 statewide ballot measures. Simpson’s runs to Gary Beban’s clutch throws, from Red Sanders to John McKay. “There’s a natural rivalry .

“This is not like facing the Chargers, somebody we already don’t like because they’re in our division. The Silver and Black have a rich history of playmakers, and that includes the guys on special teams. Willie Gault runs away from the Rams defense. Aug. 20, 1994: LA Raiders at LA Rams, W 29-20 The Rams and Raiders met in Week 13 last season, with the Rams winning in St. Louis. Napoleon Kaufman has nothing but open field in front of him. Take a look at the first string from the first depth chart of 2015. • Raiders K Sebastian Janikowskiand Rams quarterbacks coach Chris Weinkewere teammates at Florida State from 1997-99, helping the Seminoles win the 1999 BCS National Champion­ship. While with the New York Giants, recorded multiple sacks in two of three career games against the Rams – 2.0 sacks on Sept. 14, 2008 and 1.5 sacks on Sept. 19, 2011. The second meeting, a 20-7 Raiders win in 1971, was held at Cal's Memorial Stadium in Berkeley, as was the fourth, a 16-3 Raiders victory in 1973. He talked with about just that.

Since the Raiders’ move to Los Angeles, they have played the Rams in 1982, ’85, ’88 and ’91, with the Raiders winning three of the four meetings, including last year’s 20-17 victory. The historically bitter rivalry started with the Steelers' first playoff win over the Raiders by way of Franco Harris's Immaculate Reception on December 23, 1972. Where to vote. The Las Vegas Raiders are approaching the end of training camp, which means the dreaded roster cuts are looming. The Oakland Raiders host the St. Louis Rams Friday night at Coliseum in Oakland in the preseason opener for both teams. Aug. 6, 1978: Raiders vs LA Rams, L 28-3 We already see them two times a year.”. And the next time the Raiders take to the road to face the Rams, it'll be in Los Angeles where the whole thing began.Â, Aug. 22, 1970: Raiders at LA Rams, L 34-23 Sept. 11, 1975: Raiders at LA Rams, L 6-0 Aug. 18, 1973: Raiders vs LA Rams, W 16-3, Berkeley They compromised by meeting on the bridge that links the two cities for the coin toss. Elvis Patterson stares down a Rams player.

The Raiders defense applies pressure to the Rams quarterback. Longtime Rams running back Eric Dickerson (1983-87) joined the Silver and Black in 1992 after playing for the Indianapolis Colts (1987-91). Lorenzo Lynch and Anthony Smith bring down the Rams quarterback. The pair attended Edison High School in Fresno, Calif. • Raiders LB Chase Williamsis the son of Rams defensive coor­dinator Gregg Williams. Jim Plunkett hands the ball off to Marcus Allen in 1982. Lester Hayes makes a move to block a Rams field goal attempt in 1977. Clarence Davis sprints to the open field in a 1977 match-up with the Rams. But, Everett acknowledges, that’s not the way it is right now. Lorenzo Lynch and Anthony Smith bring down the Rams quarterback. Finally, Shaw ran the idea of an exhibition between the two teams past Frontiere. "We had a great first week or so of camp. Aug. 24, 2007: Raiders vs STL Rams, W 20-10 Take a look back at the Raiders vs Rams rivalry, regular and pre season, in pictures. Career Totals: 47 receptions for 751 yards (16.0 avg.)

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. Mark van Eeghen takes the handoff and heads upfield in a 1977 match-up with the Rams.

The Rams won the first meeting, 34-23, in Los Angeles, with the Raiders winning the next three. RB Darren McFadden runs past the St. Louis defender. The Raiders played in five straight AFC Championship games from 1973-77, while the Rams played in three straight NFL title game from 1974-76, and two straight from 1978-79. It could be a hell of a rivalry.”. Posted one sack and two tackles in the Raiders' loss to the Rams on Nov. 30, 2014.

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In the preseason, the two teams played twice in Berkeley, eight times in Los Angeles, twice in St. Louis and seven times in Oakland. Howie Long makes sure that the Rams ball carrier won't get away. Career Totals: 22 tackles (15 solo), one forced fumble and one INT returned two yards for a TD. . Oakland Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack was honored at his alma mater Thursday.

• Raiders defensive line coach Jethro Franklinwas coached by Rams defensive line coach Mike Waufleat Fresno State from 1986-87. • Raiders assistant defensive backs coach Rod Woodsonand Rams wide receivers coach Ray Shermanwere together at Pur­due from 1984-85 when Sherman coached running backs. - Raiders Head Coach Jack Del Rio, Play-by-play:Beth MowinsColor Analysts:Tim Brown, Matt MillenSideline:Nicole Zaloumis, JT The Brick", *This week's game will air on KFOX 102.1/98.5 in the Bay Area. Listen LIVE online: Audio player will be active just before kickoff. The Broncos–Raiders rivalry is a National Football League (NFL) rivalry between the Denver Broncos and Las Vegas Raiders.Both teams compete in the American Football Conference (AFC) West division. Take a look back at the Raiders vs Rams rivalry, regular and pre season, in pictures. As dominant as he was at North Carolina A&T, Brandon Parker's college head coach thinks his best days are still ahead of him. Aug. 5, 2000: Raiders at STL Rams, L 31-17 Your guide to the 2020 election in California. It hardly stimulates the mind. It was just never really pursued aggressively, I guess.”.

Under the bright lights of Allegiant Stadium, the Las Vegas Raiders took the field for the first time as a team Friday afternoon. The Raiders and Rams met annually in the preseason from 1970-73, traditionally in Week 3 of a six-game exhibition schedule. It’s not that they haven’t played. L.A. County reports 830 coronavirus cases and 4 deaths. • Raiders quarterbacks coach Todd Downingwas the Rams' de­fensive assistant/assistant special teams coach in 2006-07, and served as assistant secondary/quality control – defense in 2008. • Raiders LB Ray-Ray Armstrongbegan his career with St. Lou­is, playing for the Rams from 2013-14. • Rams special teams coordinator John Fasselheld the same position with the Raiders from 2009-11. • Rams defensive line coach Mike Waufleserved in the same ca­pacity with the Raiders from 1998-2003 and again from 2010-11. • Rams P Michael Palardyspent the 2014 offseason with the Raiders, later re-joining the team as a practice squad member. “You start to look at the transportation costs, and you don’t want to play teams in the AFC West if you can avoid it. Jim Plunkett hands the ball off to Marcus Allen in 1982. The Making of a Rivalry : Pro football: Raiders vs. Rams would seem to be a natural, and someday it might be.

Because an issue was whether the Raiders had illegally invaded Ram territory, there was no way the clubs were going to meet on the field. Career Totals: 26 tackles (19 solo), one INT returned 37 yards for a TD, two passes defensed and one forced fumble in eight career games.

Endorsement: The Times endorses Hoffman, Anderson, Henderson and Han for LACCD. Head Coach Jack Del Riowill coach his first game at the helm of the Silver and Black, having been named the 19th head coach in the franchise's 55-year history in January. Capacity/Surface:56,063/Overseeded Bermuda. Art Shell doing his part to keep the quarterback safe. San Francisco shut down early in the pandemic and later limited reopening. As the Raiders embark on their inaugural season in Las Vegas, the legends of Los Angeles and Oakland will be a part of the journey every step of the way. Art Shell doing his part to keep the quarterback safe. The two teams met in the playoffs for five consecutive seasons …

Here, we can just go in and get our work done.”. Posted the first INT and the only pick-six of his career when he intercepted Marc Bulger and returned it 41 yards for the TD on Sept. 14, 2008. They would face each other during the 1994 regular season. So this is not for the city championship. You don’t really run into them until Long Beach. . Aug. 28, 1993: LA Raiders at LA Rams, W 20-19 Jim Plunkett drops back to pass in a 1982 game with the Rams. All rights reserved. The Oakland Raiders have signed fifth-round draft pick DT Maurice Hurst, the club announced Wednesday. How to vote. After the passing of former Oakland Raiders running back/tight end, and Heisman Trophy winner Billy Cannon, here's a look at every Raider who's taken home the prestigious award.

All the elements of a rivalry were there: old NFL vs. young AFL, blue-collar Oakland vs. cosmopolitan San Francisco, wide-open, bombs-away football vs. the conservative, more defensive-minded brand. Napoleon Kaufman has nothing but open field in front of him. Once upon a time, the Raiders did have an archrival outside their division--the San Francisco 49ers.