|1999 Oakland Raiders season|
|Head coach||Jon Gruden|
|General manager||Al Davis|
|Home field||Network Associates Coliseum|
|Division place||4th AFC West|
|Playoff finish||Did not qualify|
|Pro Bowlers|| Rich Gannon, QB|
Tim Brown, WR
Darrell Russell, DT
Charles Woodson, CB
The 1999 Oakland Raiders season was the franchise's 30th season in the National Football League, the 40th overall, their 4th season since their return to Oakland, and the second season under head coach Jon Gruden. They matched their previous season's output of 8–8.Thirteen of the team's sixteen games were decided by a touchdown or less, and none of the Raiders' eight losses were by more than a touchdown.
The season saw the team acquire quarterback Rich Gannon, who had his best seasons with the Raiders, being named MVP in 2002 and leading the team to a Super Bowl, that same season. His following two seasons after the Super Bowl were ruined by injuries and he was forced to retire in 2004. Gannon was named to four consecutive Pro Bowls (1999–2002) while playing for the Raiders.
|1999 Oakland Raiders draft|
|1999 Oakland Raiders Coaching Staff|
Special Teams Coaches
Strength and Conditioning
|1||September 12, 1999||at Green Bay Packers||L 28–24||CBS|
|2||September 19, 1999||at Minnesota Vikings||W 22–17||CBS|
|3||September 26, 1999||Chicago Bears||W 24–17||FOX|
|4||October 3, 1999||at Seattle Seahawks||L 22–21||ESPN|
|5||October 10, 1999||Denver Broncos||L 16–13||CBS|
|6||October 17, 1999||at Buffalo Bills||W 20–14||CBS|
|7||October 24, 1999||New York Jets||W 24–23||CBS|
|8||October 31, 1999||Miami Dolphins||L 16–9||CBS|
|10||November 14, 1999||San Diego Chargers||W 28–9||CBS|
|11||November 22, 1999||at Denver Broncos||L 27–21 OT||ABC|
|12||November 28, 1999||Kansas City Chiefs||L 37–34||CBS|
|13||December 5, 1999||Seattle Seahawks||W 30–21||CBS|
|14||December 9, 1999||at Tennessee Titans||L 21–14||ESPN|
|15||December 19, 1999||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||W 45–0||FOX|
|16||December 26, 1999||at San Diego Chargers||L 23–20||CBS|
|17||January 2, 2000||at Kansas City Chiefs||W 41–38 OT||CBS|
|(3) Seattle Seahawks||9||7||0||.563||338||298||L1|
|Kansas City Chiefs||9||7||0||.563||390||322||L2|
|San Diego Chargers||8||8||0||.500||269||316||W2|
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