Raiders great George Blanda dies at 83


Sad news from the Raiders today that Hall of Famer George Blanda passed away at age 83. Jerry McDonald has posted a quick obit on our website.

Jerry is responsible for putting together our Blanda remembrances today, but he will post a blog entry here as soon as he can.


Jon Becker

  • beach

    My prayers and thoughts go out to the Blanda family. Rest in peace, George. You were the greatest field goal kicker ever! I am lucky I got to see you play at the end of your career.

  • estael_oscora

    A memorial site was created for George Blanda! Honor his memory by contributing to his memorial site http://georgeblanda.people2remember.com/