Football The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time  

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This is a list of the best Oakland Raiders of all time. The Silver and Black. Just Win, Baby. These are just a few of the phrases associated with what was once the most intimidating team in all off football: the Oakland / Los Angeles Raiders. When Al Davis took over the team in 1962, a new style of football was formed. The greatest Raiders players blended speed and power, a new dimension to player evaluation introduced by Davis. The best Raiders ever attribute their success to the culture of the team and to Davis's leadership. The rowdy Raiders have been to Super Bowls in the 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, and 2000s, the only team in NFL history to do so. Some of the best players in Raiders history were on these teams. Famous Oakland Raiders like Ken Stabler, Cliff Branch, and Fred Biletnikoff are some of the best Raiders skill players while Gene Upshaw, Art Shell, and Jim Otto were powerful linemen whose grit allowed for these superstars to flourish. 

The later Raiders team were flashy with superstars like past players Jim Plunkett, Howie Long, and Marcus Allen, who is one of the best running backs of all time,  were parts of the later Super Bowl winning teams. Even though the team made a 12 year detour to Los Angeles, many of the team's best, most iconic players were in Oakland.

This is the list of the best Oakland Raiders. If you notice someone who is missing from this list of all time Raiders, feel free to add him. Vote or rerank this list of the greatest Raiders ever according to who you think should be considered the best in franchise history.
list ordered by

1
1,121 329
Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Running back

2
1,018 221
Ken Stabler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Quarterback

3
842 197
Gene Upshaw is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Guard

4
988 207
Howie Long is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Defensive end

5
965 205
Tim Brown is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Wide reciever

6
780 136
Fred Biletnikoff is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Wide receiver

7
711 122
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Linebacker, Center

8
643 156
Art Shell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Tackle

9
688 148
Jack Tatum is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Safety, Defensive back

10
1,107 192
Bo Jackson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Running back

11
887 150
Charles Woodson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback, Return specialist, Safety

12
578 90
Dave Casper is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Tight end, Wide receiver

13
532 105
Willie Brown is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback

14
573 122
Ray Guy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Punter

15
550 102
Lester Hayes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

16
521 88
Cliff Branch is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Wide receiver

17
618 77
John Madden is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
velvet added Offensive Lineman

18
498 79
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Linebacker

19
579 99
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Quarterback

20
495 111
George Blanda is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Quarterback, Placekicker

21
475 135
Lyle Alzado is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Defensive end

22
392 103
Mike Haynes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback

23
541 119
Sebastian Janikowski is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
wiabux added Placekicker

24
373 85
Todd Christensen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Fullback, Tight end

25
390 158
Rich Gannon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Quarterback

26
343 105
Daryle Lamonica is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Quarterback

27
476 125
Al Davis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
velvet added Coach

28
315 95
George Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

29
324 100
John Matuszak is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Defensive end

30
294 87
Phil Villapiano is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Linebacker

31
300 71
Tom Flores is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Al Sobrante added Quarterback

32
256 93
Matt Millen is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Linebacker

33
296 113
Steve Wisniewski is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Offensive Lineman, Guard

34
194 55
Ben Davidson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
slaft added Defensive end, Defensive lineman

35
234 119
Greg Townsend is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Linebacker

36
260 99
Derek Carr is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
CMCSS03 added Quarterback

37
254 82
Mark van Eeghen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Running back

38
246 123
Jerry Rice is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
mandyclark25 added Wide receiver

39
217 132
Amari Cooper is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Kadeebee added Wide reciever

40
210 103
Rod Martin is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Linebacker

41
247 168
Nnamdi Asomugha is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback

42
335 79
Khalil Mack is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
CMCSS03 added Khalil Mack Defensive end

43
159 99
Shane Lechler is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Punter

44
196 112
Lincoln Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time

45
171 98
Dave Dalby is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Center

46
174 106
Raymond Chester is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Tight end

47
59 6
Otis Sistrunk is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
LauraCannon added Defensive end, Defensive lineman

48
179 90
Marvin Hubbard is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Running back

49
143 97
Don Mosebar is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Offensive Lineman, Center

50
158 138
Chester McGlockton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle