Raider Nation : Help Bill King get to Canton !

raiderdad4everContributor IAugust 15, 2009

CANTON, OH - AUGUST 7: Fans flock to the Pro Football Hall of Fame before the 2005 NFL Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony on August 7, 2005 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

 This past year's pro Football Hall of Fame inductions have past and many Raider fans wonder why some Raiders have been left out of the hall. Great and deserving Raiders wait for there turn to join the greats of pro football. Ray Guy, Tom Flores, Ken Stabler, Jim Plunkett, Cliff Branch, Dave Dalby and others. The late great Raider Announcer Bill King. The Raider Nation should help him get enshrined in The pro Football Hall of Fame.

The late great Bill King announced Raider games from 1966 until the end of the 1992 season. He announced all the great games in Raider history including all 3 SuperBowl victories and many of the greatest games and calls in NFL history including The " Holy Roller " , " Sea of hands ", " Ghost to the Post " , and " Old man Willie ". Every Raider player who is enshrined in Canton will live on forever but so will the great players who have wore The Silver and Black because of many of Bill King's calls during some of their legendary games throughout the years. The NFL should put him in the Hall Of Fame .

Bill King Started his Bay Area career with the San Francisco Giants, He also annouced minor league hockey with the San Francisco Seals.

Bill also announced the Warriors from1962 through 1983 including the Warriors championship season.

He took over The A's announcing duties in 1981 and continued to announce into the early 2000's.

Bill King was the greatest 3 sport announcer in Sportscasting history. He announced Championships in The NFL, MLB and the NBA and many of his calls will live on in sports history forever. Its time for him to be enshrined in one or all the the Major Sports Hall's of Fame. He came close in 2007 with help from The A's but if the Raider Nation got together we could make it happen.