Oakland Raiders Tickets
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In 1959 the soon to be Vikings left the AFL to join up with the older NFL. This left the AFL a team short and Oakland was a dubious prospect. They hadn't even asked for a team.and there was no stadium or ownership group. Additionally the 49ers were already in the area. The Chargers owner's threatened to forfeit his franchise unless there was another West coast team was added so the franchise went to Oakland.