Even though the memory of Al Davis and his legacy will forever dominate the Oakland Raiders organization, it represents the end of an era, and simultaneously the beginning of another. The "Mark Davis" era has officially begun in Oakland and even though it is a continuation with the same team, every era should start with a win. The mantra that has been uttered endlessly in the wake of Davis' passing, "Just Win Baby," was never more evident than at Reliant Stadium in Houston on Sunday.
For the better part of four decades, Al Davis has been the face and the heart of the Oakland Raiders. With Davis having died Saturday, that changes. His son, Mark, will have to make the football decisions for the time being, and fir... Read Post
The Oakland Raiders finished their first training camp in the post Al Davis era. As they get ready to enter their first full regular season in the New Era, there are many people who are important in carrying the legacy that Al Davis... Read Post
In another reminder that the Al Davis era is over, punter Shane Lechler is a former Oakland Raider. Lechler's signing with the Houston Texans is the end of a long, solid run with the franchise. The Raiders have lost several players ... Read Post