As usual, you all had some graest responses to our Tuesday Community Question this week.
The question was, who was your favorite, most pleasant surprise to play for the team? We were looking for players, past or present. The responses reflect both the now and then.
Here are some of your responses:
Of today’s players:
Going old school with Jim Plunkett. He was washed up. When Pastorini went down, the collective wisdom was that what little hope the Raiders had that year was gone. But “football Lazarus” proved the world wrong.
Maxx, Hobbs. Ingold. Waller when we got him. Renfro.
Mal Davis wrote:
Maxx Crosby - never heard of him and then from a 4th rounder to Pro Bowler, All-Pro (2nd team)
Nate Hobbs - honorable mention
Justin Adventure wrote:
Madd Maxx Crosby