ALAMEDA – Dennis Allen was a lightning rod for criticism during his time as Raiders head coach.
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Editor’s note: This is the first part in a series that spotlights three Chiefs-Raiders matchups to watch Thursday, 5:25 p.m., at O.co Coliseum.
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Programming note: Tony Sparano, Jason Tarver and Greg Olson are scheduled to address the media starting at 1:30 p.m. this afternoon.