What will the Oakland Raiders be called in 2020?
On January 9, 2020, the Raiders changed their social media handles from “Oakland Raiders” to “The Raiders“. On January 22, 2020, the team was officially declared the “Las Vegas Raiders” in a ceremony at Allegiant Stadium.
Are the Raiders playing in Vegas this year?
Las Vegas Raiders to play 2020 season at Allegiant Stadium without fans.
Where are the Oakland Raiders moving to in 2020?
The move to Las Vegas was finalized in March 2017 and will see the Raiders play in the brand-new $1.84 billion Allegiant Stadium beginning in 2020. A 20-16 loss to the Jaguars was the team’s last in Oakland before the move.
Who do the Raiders play in Week 6?
|4||Sun., Sept. 30||vs. Cleveland|
|5||Sun., Oct. 7||at Los Angeles Chargers|
|6||Sun., Oct. 14||vs. Seattle (London)|
What will raiders be called in Vegas?
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have been officially renamed the Las Vegas Raiders. Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak unveiled the Raiders’ new name alongside owner Mark Davis at a news conference Wednesday at Allegiant Stadium.
Will the new Raiders stadium have grass?
One of Allegiant Stadium’s most unique features is the retractable field tray that holds the Raiders‘ natural grass playing surface. It will be moved in-and-out of the stadium via 13 rails powered by 72 electric motors. Its journey will take it through a 14-feet-by-240-feet opening on the south end of the stadium.
Will the Raiders stadium be ready for 2020?
The COVID-19 pandemic has injected uncertainty into the Raiders‘ stadium situation, but they notified officials in Oakland they will not exercise an option to play at the Oakland Coliseum in 2020. The $1.9 billion domed stadium remains scheduled to open this summer.
Who will the Raiders play in 2021?
Who do the Raiders play in 2021? The Raiders‘ list of 2021 opponents will see them play the typical six games against the AFC West: Denver Broncos, Kansas City Chiefs, and Los Angeles Chargers. As is customary, the Raiders will face each of those three teams both at home and on the road during the 2021 season.
Is the Las Vegas Raiders stadium finished?
The Las Vegas Raiders‘ stadium is now finished, almost 1,000 days after breaking ground and just in time for the 2020 NFL season. The 65,000-seat Allegiant Stadium, home base for the Raiders and University of Nevada, Las Vegas football, was cleared for occupancy at the end of July.
Who paid for Las Vegas Raiders stadium?
Allegiant Stadium’s $2 billion price tag included $750 million in taxpayer money. Raiders owner Mark Davis paid a record $350 million relocation fee to bring the franchise to Las Vegas.
How big will the Raiders stadium be?
Allegiant Stadium has a base capacity of 65,000 people but can expand to hold more than 70,000 for select events.
Why did Raiders move to Las Vegas?
The Raiders have moved multiple times. Initially stationed in Oakland, the Raiders moved to Los Angeles in 1982, then back to Oakland in 1995, before relocating to Las Vegas in time for the 2020 season. Relocation in pro sports usually happens primarily because of the need for a newer and better stadium or arena.
Who do the Seahawks play in Week 6?
NFC Wild Card Round
|5||Sun, Oct. 7||vs. Los Angeles Rams|
|6||Sun., Oct. 14||vs. Oakland (London)|
|8||Sun., Oct. 28||at Detroit|
What is the NFL schedule for Week 6?
The new normal of the 2020 NFL season seems to be that each week’s schedule is written in pencil, not pen.
Sunday, Oct. 18.
|Game||Time (ET)||TV channel|
|Broncos at Patriots||1 p.m.||CBS, fuboTV|
|Jets at Dolphins||4:05 p.m.||CBS, fuboTV|
|Packers at Buccaneers||4:25 p.m.||Fox, fuboTV|
|Rams at 49ers||8:20 p.m.||NBC, fuboTV|
Is there a Week 6 Thursday Night Football game?
Week 6. *Game was moved from Thursday night to Monday because of COVID-19 scheduling changes.