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Silver Minings: How superstitious are Raiders fans?

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Los Angeles Chargers defeated the Las Vegas Raiders 24-19 during a NFL football game.
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Us sports fans are a goofy bunch, there’s no doubt about it.

We all have our superstitious ways. Whether it’s a lucky jersey, game-day meal a favorite chair, we have our ways to help lead our teams to a victory. has recently looked into how superstitious NFL fans are.

According to the study, 44 percent of fans have admitted they have done something superstitious to help their team win. I find that number low, but maybe folks don’t like admitting the truth.

How about you? Do you do anything superstitious to help the Las Vegas Raiders win? Fill up the comment section with your superstitious ways.

In other Raiders’ news:

  • Power rankings: Check out where the Raiders’ sit in PFT’s power rankings.
  • Dropping fast: USA Today looks at how the Raiders’ playing odds have dropped after a stunning 0-3 start to the season.
  • The key to a turnaround: The Las Vegas Review-Journal thinks the Raiders need to find consistency. It certainly wouldn’t hurt.