The Oakland Raiders finished the regular season with a 12-2 record. They went 6-1 at home and 6-1 on the road. Including the playoffs, the Oakland Raiders went 13-3. Their final game was a loss in the Conference Championship to the New York Jets.
The 1968 Oakland Raiders played in the West Division of the American Football League.
During the regular season, the 1968 Oakland Raiders went 6-2 against their AFL West opponents.
The Raiders won the AFL West in the 1968 season with a 12-2 record. The Chiefs finished with the same record but lost on a tiebreaker. The Chargers finished 3 games back with a 9-5 record. The Broncos finished 7 games back with a 5-9 record. The Bengals finished 9 games back with a 3-11 record.
|Opponent||Record||Win Percentage %||Point Differential|
|Kansas City Chiefs||1-1||50%||+3|
|San Diego Chargers||1-1||50%||-2|
Yes, the Oakland Raiders made the Playoffs in 1968. They won their first game against the Kansas City Chiefs in the Divisional Round. They eventually lost against the New York Jets in the Conference Championship.
The Oakland Raiders finished the regular season with a point differential of +220. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Raiders could have been expected to have about 11.6 wins, or a 12-2 record in the regular season.
In close, one-score games, the 1968 Oakland Raiders went 3-0. In games decided by a field goal or less, the Raiders went 1-0.
The 1968 Oakland Raiders did not play any overtime games in the regular season.
The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1968 Oakland Raiders was a 8 game winning streak.
The longest losing streak that the Oakland Raiders had during the 1968 regular season was 2 games, which only happened once during the season.
= Playoff Team
Bold = Division Opponent
|2||Sun, Sep 15, 1968||@ Buffalo Bills||Win 48 - 6|
|3||Sat, Sep 21, 1968||@ Miami Dolphins||Win 47 - 21|
|4||Sun, Sep 29, 1968||@ Houston Oilers||Win 24 - 15|
|5||Sun, Oct 6, 1968||vs Boston Patriots||Win 41 - 10|
|6||Sun, Oct 13, 1968||vs San Diego Chargers||Loss 14 - 23|
|7||Sun, Oct 20, 1968||@ Kansas City Chiefs||Loss 10 - 24|
|8||Sun, Oct 27, 1968||vs Cincinnati Bengals||Win 31 - 10|
|9||Sun, Nov 3, 1968||vs Kansas City Chiefs||Win 38 - 21|
|10||Sun, Nov 10, 1968||@ Denver Broncos||Win 43 - 7|
|11||Sun, Nov 17, 1968||vs New York Jets||Win 43 - 32|
|12||Sun, Nov 24, 1968||@ Cincinnati Bengals||Win 34 - 0|
|13||Thu, Nov 28, 1968||vs Buffalo Bills||Win 13 - 10|
|14||Sun, Dec 8, 1968||vs Denver Broncos||Win 33 - 27|
|15||Sun, Dec 15, 1968||@ San Diego Chargers||Win 34 - 27|
|Div Divisional Round||Sun, Dec 22, 1968||vs Kansas City Chiefs||Win 41 - 6|
|CC Conference Championship||Sun, Dec 29, 1968||@ New York Jets||Loss 23 - 27|