History

Eric Dickerson

RB - Southern Methodist
Joined Raiders: trade, Indianapolis, 1992

Inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame on Aug. 7, 1999...Played 11 NFL seasons and made six Pro Bowl appearances in pro career...Began NFL career as first round pick, second selection overall, by L.A. Rams in 1983...Also played for Indianapolis Colts (1987-91), Raiders (1992) and Atlanta Falcons (1993)...Led Raiders in rush- ing in 1992 with 729 yards...Played 11 seasons, 146 games...All-America, one of the best college runners in NCAA history...Rushed for 4,450 yards in four sea- sons at SMU...Holds NFL rookie season records for most rushing attempts — 390; most yards rushing — 1,808; most touchdowns rushing — 18...Set NFL records for rushing yards in a season — 2,105; 100-yard rushing performances — 12; and combined yards from scrimmage — 2,244 in 1984...Retired from NFL ranked third in career rushing yardage — 13,259...Gained a playoff-record 248 yards rushing in 1985 NFC Divisional Playoff Game...In 1987, traded from Rams to Colts in blockbuster deal that also involved the Bills...Recorded a then-record seven consecutive seasons with 1,000 yards rushing...Named NFL Player of the Year, 1984; NFL Offensive Player of the Year, 1986...All-Pro 1983, 1984, 1986, 1987 and 1988...All-NFC 1983, 1984 and 1986...All-AFC 1987 and 1988...Born in Sealy, Texas.

Raiders In the Pro Football Hall of Fame
Name Pos Seasons Inducted
Ron Mix T 1971 1979
Jim Otto C 1960-1974 1980
George Blanda QB/K 1967-1975 1981
Willie Brown CB 1967-1978 1984
Gene Upshaw G 1967-1982 1987
Fred Biletnikoff WR 1965-1978 1988
Art Shell T 1968-1982 1989
Ted Hendricks LB 1975-1983 1990
Al Davis Owner 1963-2011 1992
Mike Haynes CB 1983-1989 1997
Eric Dickerson RB 1992 1999
Howie Long DE 1981-1993 2000
Ronnie Lott S 1991-1992 2000
Dave Casper TE 1974-1980, 1984 2002
Marcus Allen RB 1982-1992 2003
James Lofton WR 1987-1988 2003
Bob Brown OT 1971-1973 2004
John Madden Head Coach 1969-1978 2006
Rod Woodson S 2002-2003 2009
Jerry Rice WR 2001-2004 2010
Warren Sapp DL 2004-2007 2013