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A rough day for Oakland Raiders fans

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An Oakland Raiders fan shows his displeasure about the team possibly moving to Las Vegas during their preseason game against the Tennessee Titans at the Coliseum in Oakland, Calif., on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group)

An Oakland Raiders fan shows his displeasure about the team possibly moving to Las Vegas during their preseason game against the Tennessee Titans at the Coliseum in Oakland, Calif., on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group)

On the 15th anniversary of the “Tuck Rule” game, the Raiders have officially filed papers with the NFL in their bid to move to Las Vegas.

How’s that for a gut punch for Raider Nation?

Raiders owner Mark Davis reportedly believes he has enough support among fellow owner to win the two-thirds vote required to move the team. There are still details to be worked out with Las Vegas as Davis formulates his exit strategy. But all signs point toward a March vote by NFL owners to determine whether Las Vegas will get the Raiders.

Many of you have been through this before when Al Davis took the Raiders to Los Angeles after the 1981 season. And you obviously stayed true to your team or you wouldn’t be on this blog.

But will a move to Vegas change how your view your team? Will you still go to games in Nevada?

Should Oakland play hardball with the Raiders now?

Davis’ move, coupled with the haunting, anniversary memories from 15 years ago when the Raiders were seemingly robbed of a victory in snowy New England because of a little-known NFL rule?

If you have some time, here’s a terrific story on what happened in New England that night.

Until then, the waiting game until the owners meeting in March begins.

FOXBORO, UNITED STATES:  New England Patriots  quarterback Tom Brady (C) takes a hit from Charles Woodson (R) of the Oakland Raiders on a pass attempt in the last two minutes of the game in their AFC playoff 19 January 2002 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  The Patriots won 16-13 in overtime. AFP PHOTO/Matt CAMPBELL (Photo credit should read MATT CAMPBELL/AFP/Getty Images)

FOXBORO, UNITED STATES: New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (C) takes a hit from Charles Woodson (R) of the Oakland Raiders on a pass attempt in the last two minutes of the game in their AFC playoff 19 January 2002 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. The Patriots won 16-13 in overtime. AFP PHOTO/Matt CAMPBELL (Photo credit should read MATT CAMPBELL/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Allan L Cull

    Redbone

    Come and get your Love

    1973

  • the iconic dr robert

    could gruden be emulating belechik with his three white wrs?

    jordy, griff, and switzer?

    i joke but seriously.

    welker, edelman, and amendola weren’t much before or after the pats. even chris hogan.

    that seals it. derek carrier is our gronk!

  • Allan L Cull

    Don’t give Jamaal Charles a chance!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    But sign Gabe Wright or is it Gary Wright?

    DREAM WEAVER

  • Allan L Cull

    Gary Wright

    The Album The Dream Weaver

    The Song Dream Weaver

    1975

  • Allan L Cull

    If you send just one post it may or may not be posted for several hours just to let you know on this site

  • Allan L Cull

    Cash wise Grocery Store in West Fargo North Dakota has 1 ply toilet paper in the restroom

  • Allan L Cull

    Morning Buddy

  • Allan L Cull

    Ha hahahahahaha you may be right

  • Allan L Cull

    Oh oh what was deleted⬇️

  • Allan L Cull

    Barely got my Raiders shorts down

  • Allan L Cull

    Cramped up in Cashwise Grocery Store

  • Allan L Cull

    Almost an accident in West Fargo North Dakota this morning

  • Allan L Cull

    Sort of. About 25 years ago or so eh

  • Allan L Cull

    Did you delete a message?

  • Allan L Cull

    Too hot!!! My little brain would be “Cooked” eh!!!!

  • Allan L Cull

    Stik smells a victory tonite

  • Allan L Cull

    Bomber 2 to Bomber 1 over………