The Rich & Famous of Raider Nation

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There’s no denying that the Raiders brand is far bigger than one city or even the NFL. The Raiders brand transcends its sport and is a cultural phenomenon. Let’s look at some of the world’s most famous members of Raider Nation.

Ice Cube

Mr. Raider Nation himself, Ice Cube is a loyal, longtime supporter of the Raiders. Cube, about the move to Las Vegas, told the Las Vegas Sun:

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President of Raider Nation
“I was happy for Vegas, sad for Oakland. If the Raiders can’t come to L.A., the only town that I would would expect them to be in is Las Vegas. When they came to Los Angeles in the early ’80s, it was exciting for the city. The city galvanized around the team, and that’s going to happen here in Las Vegas. I’ll be here, you know, being the president of the Raider Nation. I gotta go where my team go. I’ll be here cheering them on. The whole town is excited, and nothing brings a city together like sports franchise.”

Leonardo DiCaprio

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Leo Loves His Raiders
Star of the “Silver Screen”, Leonardo DiCaprio has won 50 Awards as well as being nominated over 165 times. Not bad for the 42 year old Raiders Fan. DiCaprio is seen at sporting events all over the world and is often seen rocking his Raiders Gear. Raiders Fan here in Las Vegas look forward to seeing Leo in our fine city and at The Las Vegas Raiders Stadium.

Tiger Woods

Love him or hate him, Tiger Woods fame and accomplishments cannot be denied. Woods, a native of Southern California, is a long time lover of the Silver and Black as

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Tiger’s Pool Table

displayed earlier this year with his custom Raiders pool table and balls. Tiger Tweeted out images of the impressive Raider Pool Table. The winner of 14 Majors and 79 PGA Tour events, also visits the famous Black Hole at the Oakland Coliseum during games. Woods is also close with Mr. Everything –  Derek Carr, as the two are often said to be “text buddies.”

Tom Hanks

Two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks has stated his distaste for the team leaving Oakland, but is a long time member of Raider Nation.

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Hanks on the field

His closeness with former Raiders QB Ken Stabler was clearly on display by his letter to Stabler’s daughter not long after Stabler died. In the letter, Hanks said: “Your father, with his left-handedness and those two bad knees, displayed a permanent smile of bemusement that said — win or lose — ‘ain’t this fun?’ I really did see in him the honor to be found in playing the game, of taking pleasure in the effort.” Hanks claims to boycott the NFL for 2 years because of the move to Vegas, but we will see how that goes for a Raider die-hard like himself.

Jessica Alba

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Alba sporting Raiders Cap

Not too hard on the eyes, the award winning actress Jessica Alba is always proudly displays her Raider gear!

Larry King

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King in his Raiders jacket

Working in broadcasting since 1957, Larry King has been a Raiders fan from the very beginning. He too was sad to see the Raiders leave Oakland, but plans to continue to support them here in Vegas.

Magic Johnson

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Magic Johnson: Season ticket holder
NBA Champion and Hall of Famer Magic Johnson is a season ticket holder of the Raiders and huge fan of the NFL in general.

Carlos Santana

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Santana: Proud Raider
Musician and one of the best guitarists in the world, Carlos Santana is often seen at Raiders Stadium. The Carlos Santana Milagro Foundation joined forces with the Raiders to make a difference in the lives of children.

George Lopez

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George Lopez Show
Funny man George Lopez is a proud Raiders backer. Even seen here in the first season of The George Lopez show wearing this #96 jersey. Darrell Russell, Grant Irons?

Jeff Gordon

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Nascar Superstar Jeff Gordon

The “Fastest” Raiders fan on Earth, Jeff has held the lead in over 200,000 laps in the Nascar Sprint Cup Series.

James Garner

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“Maverick” loved his Raiders
Actor James Garner, who passed away in 2014 at age 86, was an enormous Raiders fan. He rarely missed a game when the team was in Los Angeles, and was known for buying ice cream for fans in his entire section.

James Hetfield/Metallica

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James Hetfield of Metallica
“Still a little pissed” about the Raiders leaving Oakland, James and Metallica will remain staunch supporters of the Raiders.

Guy Fieri

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Feiri with Raider Nation
.Guy does not try to hide his passion for the Silver and Black. The World Famous Chef recorded this 45 second video explaining exactly why he LOVES the Raiders HERE

Ronda Rousey

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Ronda “Raider” Rousey
UFC badass and soon to be WWE star Ronda Rousey is always supporting her Raiders.

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