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Mark Davis has no nostalgia for Oakland
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Karl Buscheck
December 16, 2019 - 9:06 am
At some point during warmups before the Raiders’ final game in Oakland, a 20-16 loss to the Jacksonville Jags that ended with the Colisuem metaphorically asmolder, a camera crew found Mark Davis. The subsequent 11-second interview, conducted on the sideline, was something else. The Raider owner was...
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Oakland Raiders: The end of talking about the end
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Ray Ratto
December 10, 2019 - 10:19 am
Well, we're finally here, at the end. We've talked about it over and over and over again, for literally more than half the decade, and now it has finally arrived to the usual lack of fanfare. It is The Final Raiders Game In Oakland. No. 370 in a series of 370. Collect them all, and then ship them...
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Ray Ratto
October 07, 2019 - 9:31 am
At first glance, it would be so perfectly Oakland if it somehow managed to lose all three of its pro sports franchises — even though it never had a chance to keep the Warriors and couldn't have come up with enough money to save the Raiders. But the A's? Well, Oakland COULD screw that up because the...
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Courtesy of BIG - Bjarke Ingels Group
Karl Buscheck
November 28, 2018 - 9:47 am
The Oakland A's are planning to build a new ballpark at Howard Terminal and to redevelop the Coliseum site. The team announced the news in a Wednesday morning press release. The park, designed by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), is set to be opened in 2023. “We are excited to build a bold, iconic...
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Karl Buscheck
August 14, 2018 - 9:25 am
After a monster night in the Oakland A’s 7-6 win over the Mariners on Monday, Matt Chapman grabbed the mic and spoke candidly. For the win, which pushed the A’s within two games of the Astros atop the AL West, 10,400 fans were in the stands at the Coliseum. “All the fans and support we can get, we...
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Dave Kaval
USA Today
Anna Kagarakis
March 26, 2018 - 8:20 am
The Oakland A's announced on Monday morning that team President Dave Kaval has sent a letter to Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and the city council member with an interesting proposal: the team wants to pay off the $135 million debt on the Coliseum site in exchange for complete control of the area. We...
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The Sports Dish
September 25, 2017 - 5:22 pm
This week on the Sports Dish: We checked in with the Bad Boyz of BBQ who are known for throwing one of the best and biggest tailgates in the NFL!
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