Raider Nation: interview with Endy Rivas a.k.a. Storm Raider

Raiders fans are some of the most passionate fans in sports. They’re a colorful group. Members of the Raider Nation cheer loudly and wear silver and black outfits, but some of the most devoted Raiders fans take their fandom a step further dressing up in eccentric and intimidating costumes on game day. Many die-hard fans, especially in the famous fan section of the Oakland Coliseum known as the Black Hole, have created alter egos for their characters.

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Endy Rivas a.k.a. Storm Raider (Photo: Shawn Jonas – Edited by Raiders Italia)

Raiders Italia had the privilege to interview some of the most notorious Raiders fans. Today we are pleased to introduce you to Endy Rivas, also known as Storm RaiderContinua a leggere

Raider Nation: interview with Ray Perez a.k.a. Dr. Death

Raiders fans are some of the most passionate fans in sports. They’re a colorful group. Members of the Raider Nation cheer loudly and wear silver and black outfits, but some of the most devoted Raiders fans take their fandom a step further dressing up in eccentric and intimidating costumes on game day. Many die-hard fans, especially in the famous fan section of the Oakland Coliseum known as the Black Hole, have created alter egos for their characters.

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Ray Perez a.k.a. Dr. Death (Photo: Matthias Clamer/ESPN The Magazine – Edited by Raiders Italia)

Raiders Italia had the privilege to interview some of the most notorious Raiders fans. Today we are pleased to introduce you to Ray Perez, also known as Dr. DeathContinua a leggere

Raider Nation: interview with Arien Beierle a.k.a. Scar

Raiders fans are some of the most passionate fans in sports. They’re a colorful group. Members of the Raider Nation cheer loudly and wear silver and black outfits, but some of the most devoted Raiders fans take their fandom a step further dressing up in eccentric and intimidating costumes on game day. Many die-hard fans, especially in the famous fan section of the Oakland Coliseum known as the Black Hole, have created alter egos for their characters.

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Arien Beierle a.k.a. Scar (Photo: Don Juan Moore/Getty Images)

Raiders Italia had the privilege to interview some of the most notorious Raiders fans. Today we are pleased to introduce you to Arien Beierle, also known as ScarContinua a leggere

Raider Nation: interview with Wayne Mabry a.k.a. Violator

Raiders fans are some of the most passionate fans in sports. They’re a colorful group. Members of the Raider Nation cheer loudly and wear silver and black outfits, but some of the most devoted Raiders fans take their fandom a step further dressing up in eccentric and intimidating costumes on game day. Many die-hard fans, especially in the famous fan section of the Oakland Coliseum known as the Black Hole, have created alter egos for their characters.

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Wayne Mabry a.k.a. Violator (Photo: Matthias Clamer/ESPN The Magazine – Edited by Raiders Italia)

Raiders Italia had the privilege to interview some of the most notorious Raiders fans. Our first guest is Wayne Mabry, also known as “Violator.”  Continua a leggere

Interview with artist Dave Choate

Today I’m pleased to introduce you to Dave Choate, a very talented artist.

I don’t exactly remember when and how I discovered his Twitter account but I remember as it was yesterday I thought “wow, just… wow”. I love his style and I wanted to interview him and share his work with you all.

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Bo Jackson (artwork by Dave Choate)

(NOTE: you can find the Italian version of this interview hereContinua a leggere

Interview with former Sacramento State QB Garrett Safron

There were 253 players selected in the 2016 NFL Draft, but hope isn’t lost for those who weren’t. Teams are signing undrafted free agents and inviting players to participate in their rookie mini-camps.

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Garrett Safron, Seamen Milano. (Photo: Dario Fumagalli)

Last year, QB Garrett Safron was one of those players. He didn’t get drafted out of Sacramento State and as soon as the Draft ended he was invited to the Raiders rookie mini-camp.  Continua a leggere

Interview with artist Chris Kemp

Today I’m pleased to introduce you to Chris Kemp, an artist very active on social media. He’s making a name for himself by creating great NFL players’ portraits.

I discovered his Twitter account when I saw his illustration of Raiders tackle Menelik Watson back in February. His work caught my eye instantly and I started following him. Over the next few months he posted a lot of great portraits and I thought to myself “I have to interview this guy!”.

I reached out to Chris to see if he would be interested in an interview. He agreed, and this article is the result of our email exchange.

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