Today's Super Bowl LVIII matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco features former Las Vegas Raider players and coaching staff on both teams.
Two on the Chiefs are former Silver and Black players, starting with defensive tackle Neil Farrell Jr., who played for the Silver and Black in 2022, where he finished with 12 tackles, three being solo, and two quarterback hits in nine games.
Chiefs linebacker Darius Harris also spent time with the Silver and Black as he spent time on the Raiders practice squad in 2023.
One former Raider player and three former Raider coaches are currently with the NFC Champs, the 49ers, starting with offensive guard Jon Feliciano. The Raiders originally drafted Feliciano in the fourth round of the 2015 NFL Draft. He played from 2015 to 2018 with the Silver and Black. He serves as a backup offensive lineman.
49ers special teams coordinator Brian Schneider also spent some time with the Raiders. Schneider spent two seasons as the special teams coordinator for the Silver and Black from 2007-2008.
Along with Schneider, 49ers assistant offensive line coach James Cregg spent two seasons with the Silver and Black. Cregg served as the assistant offensive line coach from 2007-2008.
Lastly, 49ers linebackers coach Johnny Holland served as the Raiders linebacker coach in 2012.
Be on the lookout for all of these former Raider players and coaches in Super Bowl LVIII as the Chiefs and 49ers go head-to-head in Allegiant Stadium.
The Super Bowl can be watched on CBS at 6:30 PM EST/3:30 PT.
From February 27 to March 4, 2024, the NFL Scouting Combine will be held at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind.
The NFL Draft will be held in Detroit, Mich., on April 25-27, 2024. The Las Vegas Raiders currently hold the No. 13 overall pick.
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