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Juneau Empire Online Sports: Oilers halt Broncos; Raiders fall to Cards 8/30/98

... NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Oilers can start the regular season confident...goals, including a 51-yarder, as the Oilers held off the Denver Broncos 16-13 field goals for each team, but the Oilers didn't see what they had wanted out...
Today in sports history for Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015

Jan. 61980 - The Pittsburgh Steelers advance to their fourth Super Bowl appearance since 1974 by eliminating the Houston Oilers for the second consecutive year with a 27-13 triumph in the AFC title game.1985 - Dan Marino passes for a record 421 yards...
Today in sports history for Friday, Jan. 2, 2015

1961 - George Blanda passes for three touchdowns and kicks a field goal and the extra points to give the Houston Oilers a 24-16 victory over the Los Angeles Chargers in the first American Football League championship game.1966 - Jim Taylor and...
Today in sports history

...title in their first year in the league.1961 - George Blanda's 35-yard touchdown pass to Billy Cannon gives the Houston Oilers a 10-3 victory over the San Diego Chargers for their second AFL title.1997 - In one of the biggest upsets in college basketball...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, Feb. 12

...Czechoslovakia.1993 - The San Jose Sharks tie an NHL record by losing 17 straight games, the latest a 6-0 defeat by the Edmonton Oilers.1994 - Loy Allen Jr. becomes the first Winston Cup rookie to win a pole in the Daytona 500. Allen is .031 seconds quicker...
Oilers fall in NBC World Series

...Pitney homered to lead the Kenai Peninsula Oilers to an 11-6 win over the San Diego Stars...the fifth to put the game out of reach. Oiler batters got 14 hits off San Diego pitching...finished the tournament in third place. The Oilers will play the Dallas Phillies in Tuesday's...
Today In Sports History

November 191961 - George Blanda of the Houston Oilers passes for 505 yards and seven touchdowns in a 49-13 rout...State play to a 10-10 tie.1983 - Jari Kurri of the Edmonton Oilers scores five goals and Wayne Gretzky adds three goals and five...
Schoenberger to join Kenai Oilers this summer

...when the call came. The Kenai Peninsula Oilers of the Alaska League were offering a spot...catcher, jumped at the chance to join the Oilers. "I thought it was the perfect opportunity...League's 15th championship since 1969. The Oilers have won three NBC World Series titles...
Oilers stay alive with comeback

The Kenai Peninsula Oilers were just three outs away from being...Baseball Congress World Series, but the Oilers erupted for 13 runs in the ninth and...bracket game Monday in Wichita, Kan. The Oilers, who are the lone Alaska League representative...
Oilers rally falls short in NBC loss

The Kenai Peninsula Oilers had one last chance to stay alive in...Wichita, Kan. Trailing by one run, the Oilers put a runner on third base with two outs...The loss eliminated the second-seeded Oilers, who were the last Alaska League team...


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