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  • Sat., Aug. 30, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT Raiders Blood Drive
    BLOOD DRIVE
    August, 30th, 2014, 10am to 3pm
    O.co Coliseum @ East Side Club
    7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, CA 94621
    RAIDERS BLOOD DRIVE
    August, 30th, 2014, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    O.co Coliseum @ East Side Club
    7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, CA 94621
    Each donor will receive:
    • a free ticket to the 10/19 game vs. Arizona Cardinals (first 250 donors)
    • an Oakland Raiders cinch bag
    • And more!
    Walk-ins welcome but appointments preferred. Visit www.bloodheroes.com, click on “Donate
    Blood” and enter: RAIDERS. Contact Fred McFadden with questions at (415) 354-1381.
    * Blood donors please bring photo I.D., eat a meal before donating and be 17-years or older (16-year-olds with parental consent)
  • Sat., Aug. 30, 2014 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT Meet Odis McKinney Meet Raiders Legend Odis McKinney at The Raider Image at Universal CityWalk on Saturday, August 30 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Sun., Aug. 31, 2014 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT Meet Odis McKinney Meet Raiders Legend Odis McKinney at The Raider Image at Universal CityWalk on Sunday, August 31 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Fri., Sep. 12, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM PDT Meet Lester Hayes Meet Raiders Legend Lester Hayes at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on Friday, September 12 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Fri., Sep. 12, 2014 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM PDT Meet Ted Hendricks Meet Raiders Legend Ted Hendricks at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on Friday, September 12 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Sat., Sep. 13, 2014 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT Raiders Back to Football 5K Presented by Kaiser Permanente The Oakland Raiders Back to Football 5K Run, presented by Kaiser Permanente, will bring together both runners and NFL fans, and welcomes participants of all abilities to kick off the 2014 Oakland Raiders season. Be sure to register early as spots will be limited.
     
    Who: Runners of all abilities
    What: Back to Football 5k and Kids Fun Run
    Where: O.Co Coliseum
    Date: September 13, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.
    Back to Football Run Package Includes:    
    • Start the race on the field
    • Finish at Celebration Village
    • Participant Tee
    • Commemorative finisher's medal
    • 1 ticket to a Raiders Home Game
    • Post-race Celebration Village activities

    Click here to register!

  • Sat., Sep. 13, 2014 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PDT Meet Ted Hendricks Meet Raiders Legend Ted Hendricks at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on Saturday, September 13 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Sat., Sep. 13, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM PDT Meet Lester Hayes Meet Raiders Legend Lester Hayes at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on Saturday, September 13 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Sat., Sep. 13, 2014 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM PDT 6th Annual Ted Hendricks & Friends Charity Bowling Event

    Sign up now for the 6th Annual Ted Hendricks & Friends Charity Bowling Tournament. The event is set for Saturday, September 13, 2014, from 4-8:00 p.m. PT at AMF South Shore Lanes in Alameda, Calif.

    Email linda@hofplayers for more information.

  • Fri., Oct. 10, 2014 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PDT Meet Burgess Owens Meet Raiders Legend Burgess Owens at The Raider Image at Hegenberger in Oakland on Friday, October 10 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

News

100 Days of 100 Jersey Numbers - 42

Posted Feb 25, 2014

Fourteen Raiders have worn No. 42 in Raiders history, including a few hard hitting safeties and productive skill position players.

For a total of 100 days, we'll take a look at the men who have played for the Raiders jersey number by jersey number. This series will highlight some of the greatest players in NFL history. In some cases, the player and jersey number are synonymous. In other cases, the jersey number represents sustained greatness at a particular position. Some players are superstitious about their jersey number. Whatever the case may be, jersey numbers are an important part of the fabric of professional football.

Fourteen Raiders have worn No. 42 in Raiders history, including a few hard hitting safeties and productive skill position players.


Hall of Fame defensive back Ronnie Lott played for the Raiders for two years. AP Photo.

Dobie Craig – WR – 1962-63

Craig played in 26 games with 11 starts for the Raiders. He caught 34 passes for 688 yards and 6 TDs and carried the ball once for 8 yards. His 93-yard reception from QB Tom Flores in 1963 is the 3rd longest pass play in team history.

Bill Laskey – LB – 1966-70

Laskey joined the Raiders after a year with Buffalo. He played in 53 games with 22 starts and recorded 4 interceptions for 66 yards and recovered 5 fumbles. He went on to play for the Colts and Broncos.

Tom Maxwell – DB – 1971-73

Maxwell joined the Raiders after two years with the Colts. He played in 28 games and recovered one fumble. He returned 12 punts for 41 yards and 1 kickoff for 26 yards. Maxwell finished his career with a year with the Houston Oilers.

Steve Jackson – DB – 1977

Jackson played in 6 games and intercepted one pass for 33 yards and recovered one fumble.

Monte Jackson – DB – 1978-82

Jackson joined the Raiders after three years with the Rams. He played in 65 games with 37 starts and picked off 6 passes for 30 yards, and recovered 3 fumbles. He was a member of the Raiders 1980 Super Bowl Championship team.

Vance Mueller – RB – 1986-90

Selected by the Raiders in the 4th round of the 1986 NFL Draft, Mueller played in 73 games with 5 starts. He gained 469 yards on 128 carries with 3 TDs. He caught 40 passes for 452 yards and 2 TDs. Mueller returned 39 kickoffs for 878 yards.

Ronnie Lott – S – 1991-92

Lott joined the Raiders after 10 years with the 49ers. He played in 32 games with 32 starts and recorded 9 INTs for 52 yards. He forced 2 fumbles and recovered 2 fumbles. He finished his career with two years with the Jets. Lott was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2000.

Eric Ball – RB – 1995

Ball joined the Raiders after six years with the Bengals. He played in 16 games and carried the ball twice for 10 yards.

Eric Turner – S – 1997-98

Turner played for the Raiders from 1997-99 before his untimely death. He wore No. 42 in 1997 and ‘98, and switched to No. 29 in 1999. In all, he played in 32 games with 31 starts and recorded 8 interceptions for 196 yards and 1 TD. He also racked up 5 fumble recoveries with 99 return yards and a TD. His 94-yard INT return for a TD against Denver in 1998 is the 5th longest in team history.

Marcus Ray – DB – 1999

Ray played in 8 games for the Raiders in 1999.

Terry Kirby – RB – 2000-02

Kirby joined the Raiders after three years with Miami, three years with San Francisco and one with Cleveland. He played in 19 games and gained 151 yards on 37 carries. He caught 29 passes for 196 yards and 1 TD.  Kirby also returned 65 kickoffs for 1,491 yards and 2 TDs, including a 96-yarder at Pittsburgh in 2002.

Keyon Nash – DB – 2004

The Raiders selected Nash in the 6th round of the 2002 NFL Draft out of Albany State (Ga.) and appeared in two games in 2004.

ReShard Lee – RB – 2006

Lee joined the Raiders after a year with Dallas and one with Green Bay. He played in 16 games with 3 starts and returned 4 kickoffs for 49 yards. He carried the ball 21 times for 72 yards and 2 TDs and caught 20 passes for 138 yards.

Shelton Johnson – S – 2013-present

Johnson joined the Raiders as an undrafted free agent out of Wisconsin in 2013. After spending the first 12 games of the season on the practice squad, Johnson was signed to the active roster in December. He played in four games and recovered a fumble at San Diego.

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