Monday Night Football: San Diego Chargers at Oakland Raiders


Published: April 28, 2009


... in front of the whole world on September 14, 2009 on ESPN Monday Night Football.

In those 139 days, the Oakland Raiders will hold mini-camps, training camps, practices, go from Napa to Alameda, formulate there roster and depth charts, and will have four preseason games to prepare for the upcoming season.

The last time the Oakland Raiders won a opening regular season game was in 2002, under coach Bill Callahan when the Raiders defeated the Seattle Seahawks 31-17.

Since then for the last six seasons in a row, the Oakland Raiders have lost there opening regular season game, which in return has been a preview on how the rest of the season played out.

The importance of winning Week One needs to be the main focus of the 2009-2010 Oakland Raiders football team. This trend of losing needs to end September 14, 2009. The Raiders need to have a positive and good start, something the Raiders haven't had in a long time.

There will be n...

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