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The Return Of A Heated Rivalry

By Greg on May 11, 2020
SANTA CLARA, CA – NOVEMBER 01: Nick Mullens #4 of the San Francisco 49ers looks to pass against the Oakland Raiders during their NFL game at Levi’s Stadium on November 1, 2018 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

For the first time since 2011, the 49ers and Raiders will play in what used to be their annual pre season football game.  If you remember after 2011 when several fans were stabbed at Candlestick, the NFL nixed the game.

That stabbing was just the straw that broke the camels back as the annual match up had been marred by violence at both stadiums.  No date has been set but it will be played in Santa Clara…