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
999 214
Ken Stabler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Quarterback

2
1,102 325
Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Running back

3
824 194
Gene Upshaw is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Guard

4
967 202
Howie Long is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Defensive end

5
954 201
Tim Brown is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Wide reciever

6
765 134
Fred Biletnikoff is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Wide receiver

7
699 121
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Linebacker, Center

8
632 154
Art Shell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Tackle

9
675 145
Jack Tatum is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Safety, Defensive back

10
1,090 190
Bo Jackson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Running back

11
880 148
Charles Woodson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback, Return specialist, Safety

12
572 88
Dave Casper is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Tight end, Wide receiver

13
530 103
Willie Brown is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback

14
567 121
Ray Guy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Punter

15
547 100
Lester Hayes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

16
517 87
Cliff Branch is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Wide receiver

17
609 75
John Madden is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
velvet added Offensive Lineman

18
494 78
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Linebacker

19
573 97
Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Quarterback

20
490 109
George Blanda is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Quarterback, Placekicker

21
473 135
Lyle Alzado is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Defensive end

22
386 102
Mike Haynes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback

23
538 119
Sebastian Janikowski is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
wiabux added Placekicker

24
369 85
Todd Christensen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Fullback, Tight end

25
387 156
Rich Gannon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Quarterback

26
341 104
Daryle Lamonica is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Quarterback

27
472 124
Al Davis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
velvet added Coach

28
312 94
George Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

29
321 99
John Matuszak is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Defensive end

30
292 87
Phil Villapiano is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Linebacker

31
296 71
Tom Flores is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Al Sobrante added Quarterback

32
254 93
Matt Millen is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Linebacker

33
293 112
Steve Wisniewski is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Offensive Lineman, Guard

34
231 118
Greg Townsend is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Linebacker

35
189 55
Ben Davidson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
slaft added Defensive end, Defensive lineman

36
254 96
Derek Carr is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
CMCSS03 added Quarterback

37
252 82
Mark van Eeghen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Running back

38
212 128
Amari Cooper is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Kadeebee added Wide reciever

39
241 122
Jerry Rice is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
mandyclark25 added Wide receiver

40
209 102
Rod Martin is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Linebacker

41
246 166
Nnamdi Asomugha is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Cornerback

42
327 77
Khalil Mack is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
CMCSS03 added Khalil Mack Defensive end

43
158 98
Shane Lechler is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Punter

44
193 111
Lincoln Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time

45
169 98
Dave Dalby is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Center

46
174 105
Raymond Chester is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Tight end

47
57 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
178 90
Marvin Hubbard is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Running back

49
143 96
Don Mosebar is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Offensive Lineman, Center

50
157 137
Chester McGlockton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Oakland Raiders of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle