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- Owner Mark Davis announced that his team is now officially the “Las Vegas Raiders.”
- The team also changed its name on all social media channels.
- The Raiders will play in Allegiant Stadium next season which is nearing completion.
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The NFL now has a team in Sin City as the Raiders have made their move official.
Raiders owner Mark Davis announced on Wednesday that his team is now officially the “Las Vegas Raiders.”
Several days after the team removed all references to Oakland on their social media channels, the Raiders added Las Vegas.
Here is how the team’s Facebook page appears now:
And here is their Twitter page:
Here is Davis making the announcement.
"Today we begin a new chapter in our storied history."
— Las Vegas Raiders (@Raiders) January 22, 2020
And here is head coach Jon Gruden touring the new Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas with everybody decked out in Raiders gear, including hard hats.
— Michael F. Weber (@m_weber) January 21, 2020