Football Players who Played for Raiders and Cowboys

There is a good chance that if you’ve found this page then you’re playing the Immaculate Grid.

That also means that today’s grid has asked for players that have played for both the Las Vegas Raiders and Dallas Cowboys.

And, it also means that you’re probably stuck on this particular box and you’re looking for a little help. Sound about right so far?

Well, good news, you’re in the right place.

I’ve done some research and have found players who played on both the Raiders and Cowboys.

Amari Cooper

Amari Cooper attended the University of Alabama, where he had a highly successful college career from 2012 to 2014. His outstanding performance in his junior year earned him the Fred Biletnikoff Award for the nation’s top receiver and he finished third in the Heisman Trophy voting.

Following his successful college career, Cooper declared for the 2015 NFL Draft and was selected fourth overall by the Oakland Raiders. In his rookie season, Cooper quickly made his mark, becoming the first rookie Raider to surpass 1,000 receiving yards and earning a Pro Bowl selection.

Cooper continued to be a key player for the Raiders until the middle of the 2018 season, when he was traded to the Dallas Cowboys. With the Cowboys, Cooper’s performance excelled even further. He became a favorite target for quarterback Dak Prescott and played an instrumental role in the Cowboys’ offense.

Cooper Key Stats

  • Pro Bowl (Raiders, Cowboys)
  • 1000+ Yard Receiving Season (Raiders, Cowboys, Browns)

Kevin Gogan

Kevin Gogan was selected in the 8th round of the 1987 NFL Draft by the Dallas Cowboys. A versatile offensive lineman, he played for the Cowboys, San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders, San Diego Chargers, and Miami Dolphins over a 14-year NFL career.

Known for his toughness and tenacity, Gogan earned Pro Bowl honors three times, in 1994, 1997, and 1998. He also won two Super Bowl titles with the Dallas Cowboys, participating in their championship victories in Super Bowls XXVIII and XXX.

With a career that spanned from 1987 to 2000, Gogan established himself as one of the most durable and reliable linemen of his era, starting in 179 out of 213 games played.

Gogan Key Stats

  • Pro Bowl (Raiders, 49ers)
  • Super Bowl Champ (Cowboys)

Steve Beuerlein

Steve Beuerlein had a long and solid NFL career as a quarterback, spanning 17 seasons from 1987 to 2003.

He was drafted by the Raiders, and while he found success with several teams, his most impressive stint was with the Carolina Panthers from 1996 to 2000, including a Pro Bowl season in 1999 where he threw for a league-leading 4436 yards with 36 touchdowns.

Known for his resilience, Beuerlein moved around a lot during his career, playing for five different teams and amassing over 24,000 passing yards and 147 touchdowns.

Beuerlein Key Stats

  • Pro Bowl (Panthers)
  • 3000+ Yard Passing Season (Cardinals, Panthers)

Rodney Peete

Rodney Peete is a former quarterback who had a long career in the NFL. He was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 6th round of the 1989 NFL Draft.

Peete played for the Lions from 1989 to 1993 and would go on to play for several other NFL teams including the Cowboys, Eagles, Redskins, Raiders, and Panthers. Over the course of his career, Peete threw for more than 16,000 yards and 76 touchdowns.

While he never made it to a Pro Bowl, Peete was a reliable starter for several years, particularly during his time with the Lions. His longevity in the league is a rarity for a player who was not a high draft pick.

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