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One NFL team, the Miami Dolphins, voted against the Raiders' Las Vegas move. Here's why

Yahoo.com: Shutdown Corner (Frank Schwab) — Even if NFL teams didn’t necessarily love the Oakland Raiders’ move to Las Vegas, they also had to come to this reality: There was no other good option for the Raiders. At least Las Vegas was offering $750 million for a new stadium. That’s why the vote was an overwhelming 31-1. But there was the one no vote. In time, perhaps Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross will be remembered as the voice...
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Saints News, 3/27/17: NFL owners to meet regarding key rule changes; what to do about the Raiders

SBN: Canal Street Chronicles (Kevin Skiver) — Although talk of the Oakland to Las Vegas Raiders will inevitably dominate the news cycle during the owners’ meetings this week, some rule changes will also be on the table, including rules regarding leaping during field goals. Be sure to wish our friend @Jarrius a happy 15th birthday! #Saints pic.twitter.com/F0N9h26PmR — New Orleans Saints (@Saints) March 26, 2017 @Jarrius ...
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Dolphins owner Steve Ross voted against Raiders moving to Las Vegas

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Omar Kelly) — Call Miami Dolphins owner Steve Ross the Grinch that opposed the NFL’s invasion of Las Vegas. Ross was the only owner who voted against the league moving the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas when the league’s owners voted 31-1 to approve the move during Monday’s NFL owner’s meetings. Raiders owner...
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Oakland mayor: Raiders fans “deserved better”

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Michael Gehlken) — A coffee-table book could be made, at this rate, featuring politicians’ statements after an NFL franchise relocated from their cities. Disappointment. Some version of “we, the city, did what we could.” At times, anger. That it’s become so routine is a testament to the 15 months it’s been in the NFL. Libby Schaff joined the book…
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Robert Kraft: Tom Brady plans to play six or seven more years

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Michael David Smith) — Tom Brady wants to give George Blanda a run for his money. Blanda, the Hall of Fame Raiders kicker and quarterback, was the oldest player in NFL history when he played at age 48. Brady, who will turn 40 in August, hopes to play almost that long. Patriots owner Robert Kraft told reporters today that…
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NFL owners approve Raiders' move from Oakland to Las Vegas

Cleveland.com (Associated Press sports staff) — The Raiders, whose relocation fee of approximately $350 million is less than the $650 million the Rams and Chargers paid, likely will play two or three more years in the Bay Area before their $1.7 billion stadium near the Las Vegas Strip is ready.
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Dolphins owner Stephen Ross explains ‘no’ vote to Raiders’ move

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Michael Gehlken) — In a Phoenix hotel ballroom full of NFL owners voting yes, there was one dissenting opinion. He then released a statement as to why. Dolphins owner Stephen Ross was the lone “nay” cast on the Raiders’ relocation to Las Vegas. That move was approved, the Raiders joining the likes of Britney Spears and the Backstreet Boys to…
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Oakland Raiders' move to Las Vegas 'sad,' Brandon Marshall says

Newsday PHOENIX -- Brandon Marshall began his career with the Broncos in the AFC West and said his favorite place to be a visiting player remains Oakland.
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Will Oakland support Raiders amid realistic Super Bowl expectations? It could get awkward

Yahoo.com: Shutdown Corner (Eric Edholm) — On Monday, the NFL approved the Oakland Raiders’ future move to Las Vegas . The divorce papers are signed, but the breakup won’t happen anytime soon. Oakland and the Raiders have two more years together, maybe three, and it’s not a time they’ll be able to use as marriage counseling. It’s like staying together to keep the health insurance. The kids know the end is coming, and for two=plus...
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Las Vegas just the latest move for vagabond Raiders

Denver Post: All Things Broncos (Luke Meredith) — The Raiders have been on the move quite a bit in their nearly six decades as a pro football franchise.
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NFL News: Owners Approve Relocation Of Raiders From Oakland To Las Vegas

Battle Red Blog (Tim) — Yet another NFL team is pulling up stakes and moving. A shuffle of NFL franchises that began more than a year ago continued today with the league’s owners overwhelmingly approving the relocation of the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas. Raiders to Vegas: 31-1 Miami opposed, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 27, 2017 Goodell said he never wants to see relocation of...
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NFL approves move of Raiders to Las Vegas — but Seahawks likely haven’t seen last of Oakland just yet

The Seattle Times (Bob Condotta) — The NFL on Monday approved a move of the Raiders from Oakland to Las Vegas. But the move may not occur until at least 2019, meaning the Seahawks could still have a couple of trips left to Oakland.
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Derek Carr: Raiders ‘bringing a piece of Oakland with us’

NBCSports.com: ProFootballTalk (Michael Gehlken) — Appealing to fans in two different cities is a delicate task following a franchise relocation, particularly when that franchise will remain its current city for at least two seasons before migrating to its new one. Derek Carr released a statement minutes after the Raiders’ relocation vote. So far, so good. The Raiders quarterback struck the…
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Oakland Raiders receive NFL owners’ approval to move to Las Vegas

Denver Post: All Things Broncos (Barry Wilner) — NFL owners approved the Oakland Raiders' move to Las Vegas at the league meetings on Monday.
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