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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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Jon Becker

  • PHXR8R

    Hey Ghost…can you receive Gordita chick pics on your email amigo?

  • Rik/ DaBandido/Raider

    Raiders might take edge rusher at 10

  • MEX_GHOST.

    Hola Finix!!

    Yes, but won’t open the mail pronto. LOL.

  • MEX_GHOST.

    LOL.
    Don’t mess with Jesús.

  • Allan L Cull

    Is your name Rik?You like the Maple Leafs Hockey team? Are you leader of this tribe?

  • PHXR8R

    He’ll name… he don’t play

  • Rik/ DaBandido/Raider

    Vegas saying Raiders 8.5 wins

  • MEX_GHOST.

    LOL. Allan is happy

  • MEX_GHOST.

    Sale!!

  • MEX_GHOST.

    Or LB!

  • PHXR8R

    I just sent it amigo

  • PHXR8R

    I round off to nine when I tell the girls.

  • PHXR8R

    Recibiste el email amigo?

  • Rik/ DaBandido/Raider

    I’m saying 9-7

  • RaiderFanMikeP

    depends on carr and his ptsd

  • Rik/ DaBandido/Raider

    Gruden exciting to finally talk to players

  • Rik/ DaBandido/Raider

    True

  • Rik/ DaBandido/Raider

    Lmao

  • Rik/ DaBandido/Raider

    Al ? Thoughts

  • PHXR8R

    19-0

  • Rik/ DaBandido/Raider

    Raiders have spoken to Coopers Agent

  • Rik/ DaBandido/Raider

    Reg not worrying about Mack’s contract

  • Allan L Cull

    2-14

    Art Shell 2.0

  • DieHaters/nationmoving2(702)

    Trading him so no one cares eh.

  • DieHaters/nationmoving2(702)

    Did they ask if his hands were reattached during the off-season?

  • DieHaters/nationmoving2(702)

    “Yell at” there fixed it for you.

  • DieHaters/nationmoving2(702)

    DT, Oline, or DE

  • Plunkhead

    I hope AD and the Pelicans go to the world championship

  • DieHaters/nationmoving2(702)

    Now that fat azz Cousins tore his Achilles I’m good with that