Al Davis’ Passing Could Renew Raiders-To-L.A. Talk
By Timothy Bella, CBSLosAngeles.com
OAKLAND, Calif. (CBS Los Angeles) – When Oakland county and city legislators approved the return of the Raiders from Los Angeles in July of 1995, Al Davis and the silver and black looked to be coming home for the long haul.
“It is an economic shot in the arm and one that is symbolic of good things to come,” said then-Oakland City Councilwoman Sheila Jordan at the time.
Sixteen years later, the franchise’s future is unclear and good things may not be on the way.