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.

1
933 200
Ken Stabler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Ken Stabler Quarterback

2
1,037 302
Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Marcus Allen Running back

3
774 179
Gene Upshaw is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Gene Upshaw Guard

4
905 186
Howie Long is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Howie Long Defensive end

5
898 192
Tim Brown is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Tim Brown Wide reciever

6
723 130
Fred Biletnikoff is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Fred Biletnikoff Wide receiver

7
656 116
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Jim Otto Linebacker, Center

8
589 146
Art Shell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Art Shell Tackle

9
1,014 173
Bo Jackson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Bo Jackson Running back

10
630 140
Jack Tatum is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Jack Tatum Safety, Defensive back

11
807 141
Charles Woodson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Charles Woodson Cornerback, Return specialist, Safety

12
531 85
Dave Casper is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Dave Casper Tight end, Wide receiver

13
492 98
Willie Brown is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Willie Brown Cornerback

14
528 117
Ray Guy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Ray Guy Punter

15
509 95
Lester Hayes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Lester Hayes Cornerback, Safety

16
569 71
John Madden is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
velvet added John Madden Offensive Lineman

17
476 86
Cliff Branch is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cliff Branch Wide receiver

18
463 74
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Ted Hendricks Linebacker

19
540 93
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Jim Plunkett Quarterback

20
460 103
George Blanda is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
George Blanda Quarterback, Placekicker

21
444 122
Lyle Alzado is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Lyle Alzado Defensive end

22
352 97
Mike Haynes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Mike Haynes Cornerback

23
514 114
Sebastian Janikowski is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
wiabux added Sebastian Janikowski Placekicker

24
346 82
Todd Christensen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Todd Christensen Fullback, Tight end

25
367 144
Rich Gannon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Rich Gannon Quarterback

26
442 114
Al Davis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
velvet added Al Davis Coach

27
322 100
Daryle Lamonica is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Daryle Lamonica Quarterback

28
295 90
George Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
George Atkinson Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

29
297 96
John Matuszak is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
John Matuszak Defensive end

30
275 84
Phil Villapiano is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Phil Villapiano Linebacker

31
270 67
Tom Flores is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Al Sobrante added Tom Flores Quarterback

32
237 89
Matt Millen is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Matt Millen Linebacker

33
243 69
Derek Carr is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
CMCSS03 added Derek Carr Quarterback

34
278 107
Steve Wisniewski is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Steve Wisniewski Offensive Lineman, Guard

35
172 52
Ben Davidson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
slaft added Ben Davidson Defensive end, Defensive lineman

36
214 114
Greg Townsend is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Greg Townsend Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Linebacker

37
236 80
Mark van Eeghen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Mark van Eeghen Running back

38
202 106
Amari Cooper is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Kadeebee added Amari Cooper Wide reciever

39
195 95
Rod Martin is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Rod Martin Linebacker

40
217 112
Jerry Rice is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
mandyclark25 added Jerry Rice Wide receiver

41
225 160
Nnamdi Asomugha is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Nnamdi Asomugha Cornerback

42
292 67
Khalil Mack is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
CMCSS03 added Khalil Mack Defensive end

43
142 94
Shane Lechler is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Shane Lechler Punter

44
184 106
Lincoln Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time

45
166 98
Raymond Chester is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Raymond Chester Tight end

46
162 93
Dave Dalby is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Dave Dalby Center

47
172 84
Marvin Hubbard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Marvin Hubbard Running back

48
136 92
Don Mosebar is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Don Mosebar Offensive Lineman, Center

49
41 4
Otis Sistrunk is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
LauraCannon added Otis Sistrunk Defensive end, Defensive lineman

50
151 132
Chester McGlockton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Chester McGlockton Defensive tackle, Tackle