Cliff Branch (1948 - 2019)

  • "You were a great man and a gentle soul and you left me with..."
    - Mark Reyes
  • "One of the best deep threats in football period. Go Deep..."
  • "RIP CLIFF BRANCH #21 One of the greats... U will be missed."
    - Gloria,Jorge,Jayden Bocanegra
  • "A Raider through and through. You will be in the HOF soon..."
    - Jamal Fletcher
  • "Rest well Cliff Branch, you will be truly more missed #21"
    - Lesley (The Mail Lady) Cunningham
Obituary

Cliff Branch (Image via Twitter) Cliff Branch in the 2019 Memorials Photo Gallery Enlarged Photo
Cliff Branch was a star receiver for the Oakland and Los Angeles Raiders, catching over 500 passes during a 14 year NFL career from 1972 until 1986. The speedy Branch was one of the best deep threats in the league, catching many long TD passes from quarterbacks Ken Stabler and Jim Plunkett. He helped the Raiders win 3 Super Bowls with an impressive 73 receptions during the playoffs. Branch played college football at Colorado and was an outstanding track sprinter, finishing 5th in the 100 meter finals at the NCAA championships in 1972.

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