Mike Davis, who had a nine-365 days NFL career, has died, the Raiders launched Sunday. He used to be 65.
“The Raiders Household is deeply saddened by the passing of Mike Davis,” the group mentioned in a narrate. “Mike made one of essentially the most infamous performs in franchise history, the ‘Red Correct 88′ interception to clinch the 1980 AFC Divisional playoff sport in Cleveland. The recall secured a dispute in the AFC Championship Game for the Raiders, who would then lope on to recall Broad Bowl XV.
“Mike used to be a beloved teammate, friend and cherished section of our family. The thoughts and prayers of the Raider Nation are with Mike’s family: Mary, Mike Jr. and Allen. Mike will with out end be in our hearts and minds.”
The Raiders made Davis a 2nd-round desire in 1977, and he played eight seasons with the group. Davis carried out his career with the Chargers, taking part in eight video games in 1987.
He appeared in 115 career video games with 83 starts and made 11 interceptions and 12 forced fumbles.
Davis used to be a starter on the Raiders’ Broad Bowl XV and Broad Bowl XVIII championship groups.