RAIDERS WILL KICKOFF 2009 SEASON AGAINST CHARGERS ON MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL

QwiccshottContributor IMarch 23, 2009

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 28:  Nnamdi Asomugha #21 of the Oakland Raiders looks on during the game against the San Diego Chargers on September 28, 2008 at Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

The Oakland Raiders will kickoff the 2009 season at home against the San Diego Chargers as the second part of the annual Monday Night Football doubleheader.

September 14, 2009 10:15 p.m. ET

This year the Raiders will also partake in their first Thanksgiving game since 1970, facing the Cowboys in Dallas.
4:15 PM ET

TWO BIG PRIMETIME GAMES! We haven't fared well in the spotlight lately, but lets hope the Raiders will change that.