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Raiders clinch division title
By United Press International

Oakland 13, San Diego 6

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Doug Flutie threw a key interception near the end zone in the fourth quarter Saturday, allowing Oakland to escape with a 13-6 victory over the San Diego Charger

Oakland 13, San Diego 6

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Doug Flutie threw a key interception near the end zone in the fourth quarter Saturday, allowing Oakland to escape with a 13-6 victory over the San Diego Charger

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In Sports from United Press International

Sports Update

In Sports from United Press International

Raiders can clinch diivision title

By United Pres International

Oakland 28, Kansas City 26

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Rich Gannon ran for a touchown and threw for another and Tim Brown returned a punt 88 yards to record his 100th NFL touchdown Sunday as the Oakland Raiders eked

Arizona 34, Oakland 34 (OT)

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Rookie Bill Gramatica kicked a 36-yard field goal 7:29 into overtime Sunday as the Arizona Cardinals edged the Oakland Raiders, 34-31, to record their second st

Arizona 34, Oakland 31 (OT)

TEMPE, Ariz., Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Rookie Bill Gramatica kicked a 36-yard field goal 7:29 into overtime Sunday as the Arizona Cardinals edged the Oakland Raiders, 34-31, to record their second st

Oakland 28, NY Giants 10

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Rich Gannon passed for 221 yards and three touchdowns Sunday, two of them going to Tim Brown, leading the Oakland Raiders to a 28-10 victory over the New York G

Oakland 28, NY Giants 10

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Rich Gannon passed for 221 yards and three touchdowns Sunday, two of them going to Tim Brown, leading the Oakland Raiders to a 28-10 victory over the New York G

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Jets take over division lead
By United Press International

Oakland 34, San Diego 24

OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Jerry Rice caught eight passes for 131 yards and three touchdowns Sunday, including the go-ahead, 20-yard score with 2:46 left in the fourth quarter, as the Oak

Oakland 34, San Diego 24

OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Jerry Rice caught eight passes for 131 yards and three touchdowns Sunday, including the go-ahead, 20-yard score with 2:46 left in the fourth quarter, as the Oak

Oakland 20, Philadelphia 10

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Former Eagle Charlie Garner rushed for 77 yards and a touchdown Sunday and the Oakland Raiders dominated on defense to down Philadelphia, 20-10.
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San Francisco 49ers Jerry Rice holds the 1989 Super Bowl trophy after an audience of nearly ten thousand people gathered to honor San Francisco 49ers Head Coach Bill Walsh in a public memorial at the newly named Bill Walsh Field at Monster Park in San Francisco on August 10, 2007. (UPI Photo/Aaron Kehoe)
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Jerry Lee Rice (born October 13, 1962) is a retired Hall of Fame American football wide receiver. He is generally regarded as the greatest wide receiver ever and one of the greatest players in National Football League history. On November 4, 2010, Rice was chosen by NFL Network's NFL Films production The Top 100: NFL's Greatest Players as the number one greatest player in NFL history.

The all-time leader in most major statistical categories for wide receivers and the all-time NFL leader in touchdowns scored with 208, Rice was selected to the Pro Bowl 13 times (1986–1996, 1998, 2002) and named All-Pro 11 times in his 20 NFL seasons. He won three Super Bowl rings playing for the San Francisco 49ers and an AFC Championship with the Oakland Raiders.

Jerry Rice was born and raised in Crawford, Mississippi, as the son of a brick mason. He developed his hands while working for his father. His speed also helped him excel in football in high school. He enjoyed watching football on television.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Jerry Rice."
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