10 best seasons in Raiders franchise history
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By John Buhler

22 Jan 1984: Quarterback Joe Theismann

The Raiders have made the playoffs an astonishing 22 times in franchise history. Here are the 10 best seasons all-time for the Silver and Black.

Since joining the AFL back in 1960, the Raiders have had one of the most celebrated histories in football. Whether it was their first stint in the Bay Area, the 13 years in Los Angeles, the most recent stint in Oakland or whatever lies ahead for this Mötley Crüe in Las Vegas, Raiders football is an institution that must be celebrated.

We’ve looked at the all-time team and the best first-round picks in franchise history. It was only a matter of time before we take a look back on the best years that the Silver and Black have ever put together.

Through the 2016 NFL season, the Raiders have made the AFL/AFC Playoffs an impressive 22 times. Keep in mind that this includes a 13-year playoff drought that ended just last year. Yes, it was a dark time for the Silver and Black, but the future looks blinding bright ahead of us with this young corps of...

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