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2015 Oakland Raiders GameDay B

Raiders in the Hall of Fame 50 Gameday MAGAZINE Ron MIx OT, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, 11 YEARS, JOINED RAIDERS: TRADE, 1971 Inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame: July 28, 1979 Played 11 pro seasons, 10 with the Los Angeles/San Diego Chargers and one with the Oakland Raiders…Became the first player to have worn a Raider uniform inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame…Was the second player from the American Football League (AFL) to be enshrined in Canton, following former teammate Lance Alworth…Elected to the AFL All-Star team in nine straight seasons…A nine-time All-AFL selection…Named to the all-time AFL first team, and is one of only 20 individuals who played the entire 10 years of the AFL…Played in 142 career games…Flagged for just two holding penalties in an 11-year career…Played in five of the first six AFL Championship games, helping lead Chargers to 1963 title…Retired after the 1969 season, but returned to football in 1971 following a trade to the Raiders…Played in 12 games with four starts for the Silver and Black…Earned All-American honors in 1959 as a collegiate lineman at USC…Selected by the Baltimore Colts as the 10thoverall pick in the 1960 NFL Draft…Also chosen in the first round of the 1960 AFL Draft by the Boston Patriots…Named to the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in 1980. JIM OTTO C, MIAMI (FLA.), 15 YEARS, JOINED RAIDERS: AFL DRAFT, 1959 INDUCTED INTO  PRO FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME : AUGUST  2, 1980 The only All-League center the American Football League ever had (1960-69)...Chosen to Hall of Fame AFL All-Star Team of the Decade...Named the All-American Football Conference center for three more seasons, 1970-72...Started in 210 consecutive league games, most in team history... Including preseason, postseason and all-star games, he played in 308 games as a Raider...Last of the original Raiders...Participated in nine AFL All-Star Games and in the first three AFC-NFC Pro Bowls...During his 15-year career, the Raiders won seven division championships and the AFL Championship in 1967...Twice winner of the Gorman Award (1968 and 1971) as “Player Who Best Exemplifies the Pride and Spirit of the Oakland Raiders”... Selected to AFL-NFL 25-year All-Star Team...Third AFL player inducted into Hall of Fame... Elected to the Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility... Rejoined Raiders front office in special projects in 1995. George Blanda QB-K, KENTUCKY, 26 YEARS, JOINED RAIDERS: TRADE, HOUSTON, 1967 INDUCTED INTO  PRO FOOTBALL HAL OF FAME : AUGUST 1, 1981 The first player to celebrate a Silver Anniversary in pro football, ending his NFL career in 1975 with an all-time high 26 seasons...Set an NFL record with 2,002 points...Completed 1,911 passes in career for 26,920 yards and threw for 236 touchdowns...Played in 224 consecutive games, 340 overall...Retired as Raiders all-time scoring leader with 863 points...Led NFL eight times in extra points scored in a season, including 64 in 1961...Missed only 16 of 959 attempts in 26 years...Kicked 335 field goals, including nine of 50 yards or more...Named 1970 Player of the Year for quarterbacking and kicking feats...Winner of 1970 Gorman Award as “Player Who Best Exemplifies the Pride and Spirit of the Oakland Raiders”...Set Raider single-season scoring record with 117 points in 1968...Played in 11 championship games, seven with Raiders...Played on three AFL Championship teams, one with Oakland and two with Houston...Named to AFL-NFL 25-year All-Star Team...Chosen for the Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility.


2015 Oakland Raiders GameDay B
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