The 442nd Fighter Wing has defended American soil since World War II. Nearly two decades ago, the unit was asked to relocate in a historical move that not only sparked hometown pride, but also an idea that would transcend expectations.
It takes a special rivalry to carry the dislike between one another for over half a century. As different owners, coaches, and players cycle through, the animosity between the two teams has remained constant.
The Raiders had their way with the Chiefs for much of the 70s and 80s. But when the Chiefs hired a new coach in 1989, many things changed...including their success against the Silver and Black.
The Chiefs and Raiders have always been opposites. From the front offices to play on the field, the relationships between members of each organization set this rivalry apart.