Rollin Post, a longtime San Francisco Bay area reporter and television commentator, has died.
He was about the game and its purity, its integrity. A cartoonish figure perhaps to this generation of NFL fanatics, it should be recalled that Al Davis’ brilliant legacy to the league is anything but trivial.
Forty-five years ago, Al Davis wanted blood. He wanted revenge. He wanted to take the National Football League for all its worth and engulf it.
Reaction from around the NFL to Saturday’s death of Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis at the age of 82.
Yes, he had his faults. And, yes, there are still questions about how he finagled ownership of the Oakland Raiders, but Al Davis was a football man turned owner.
What is clear is that, no matter the successor, there will be a void. There was no owner who was more involved in the day-to-day decisions of the club than Al Davis.
A Fort Drum soldier has died of rabies believed to have been contracted during service overseas.
Former Oakland Raider/NFL defensive star Bubba Smith, who found a successful second career as an actor, died Wednesday in Los Angeles at age 66…
A man who was shot in Oakland Thursday succumbed to his injuries Friday night, police said.
The Bay Area has lost one of its treasures. Shirley Fong Torres died on Saturday, June 18th of leukemia…