We continue our "At-A-Glance" series with a look at the Raiders 2013 Preseason Week 3 match up with the Chicago Bears at O.Co Coliseum in Oakland. The game is set for Friday, August 23 at 7:00 p.m. PT. Get your season tickets today!
- 10th Preseason meeting between the Raiders and Bears
- First preseason matchup between the two teams since 2010 and only second in 20 years.
- The Bears make their first preseason trip to Oakland since the first time the Raiders and Bears played in the preseason in 1977.
- The Raiders leads the all-time preseason series against the Bears, 5-4.
Nick Roachwas acquired by the Raiders as a free agent in April after playing the past six seasons as a member of the Chicago Bears. This preseason game will be Roach’s first matchup against his former team.
- Current Chicago Bears players who are former Raiders include QB Josh McCown (2007) and RB Michael Bush (2008-11).
- The Chicago Bears new head coach, Marc Trestman, has a history with the Raiders. He was a senior assistant coach in 2001 and became the offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach for the 2002 and 2003 seasons.
- Bears offensive coordinator/offensive line coach Aaron Kromer was the Raiders’ assistant offensive line coach in 2001 and the offensive line coach from 2002-04.
- Chicago running backs coach Skip Peete was the Raiders’ running backs coach from 1998-2006.