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Lester Hayes

Lester Hayes

Number: 37

Position: CB

Years: 1977-86

School: Texas A&M

The Raiders selected Hayes in the 5th round of the 1977 NFL Draft. He played in 149 games with 134 starts and recorded 39 interceptions for 572 yards and 4 pick-sixes. In 1980, he picked off 13 passes for 273 yards and 1 TD. He was a key member of the Raiders Super Bowl XV and XVIII championship teams. His 39 interceptions are tied with Willie Brown's mark for the all-time team record. He was named the AP Defensive Player of the year in 1980 and was selected for 5 Pro Bowls.