Obituary

Oakland Raiders Press Conference

Raider Nation Mourns Loss Of Al Davis

Fans dressed in Oakland Raiders jerseys quickly made their way to team headquarters in Alameda on Saturday, where a black flag with the team logo flew at half-staff and a makeshift memorial formed at the base of the flag pole in rememberance of Al Davis.

10/08/2011

Roger Goodell Selected To Become New NFL Commissioner

NFL Commisioner Calls Raiders’ Davis ‘True Legend’

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell considers longtime Oakland Raiders owner and Hall of Famer Al Davis a “true legend” of the game.

10/08/2011

Oakland Raiders Promote Hue Jackson to Head Coach - Press Conference

Reaction From Around NFL To Al Davis’ Death

Reaction from around the NFL to Saturday’s death of Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis at the age of 82.

10/08/2011

Oakland Raiders Press Conference

NFL Loses Good Football Man With Davis’ Death

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.

10/08/2011

NFL - Owner's Meeting - August 7, 2006

With Davis Gone, What’s Next For Raiders?

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.

10/08/2011

Notable Deaths 2011

Analysis: Al Davis Helped Make The NFL Great

He modernized the passing game. He made marketing a part of being an owner. He hired minorities to be coaches when other owners refused. Al Davis was, in short, a brilliant man.

10/08/2011

Matt Fong. (AP)

Former California Treasurer Matt Fong Dies

Former California state treasurer Matt Fong, a Republican who lost a challenge to Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer, died Wednesday after a four-year battle with skin cancer.

CBS San Francisco–06/01/2011

Actress Elizabeth Taylor is photographed in her younger days along a beach. (Photo by Getty Iamges)

Actress Elizabeth Taylor Dies At 79

Actress Elizabeth Taylor has died at the age of 79. She had recently been hospitalized in Los Angeles, where she was being treated for symptoms of congestive heart failure.

CBS San Francisco–03/23/2011

Bill Alhouse is seen in this 2001 photo. (Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce)

Former Stanford Baseball Assistant Alhouse Dies

Bill Alhouse, a longtime assistant baseball coach at Stanford and a member of the college baseball coaches’ Hall of Fame, has died. He was 85.

CBS San Francisco–03/03/2011

Chuck Tanner. (AP file photo)

Former Athletics Manager Chuck Tanner Dies At 82

Chuck Tanner managed the White Sox, Athletics, Pirates and Braves to a record of 1,352-1,381 from 1970-88.

CBS San Francisco–02/11/2011

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