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 Pittsburgh Steelers.
The 1974 Oakland Raiders played in the West Division of the American Football Conference.
During the regular season, the 1974 Oakland Raiders went 5-1 against their AFC West opponents.
The Raiders won the AFC West in the 1974 season with a 12-2 record. The Broncos finished 4.5 games back with a 7-6-1 record. The Chiefs finished 7 games back with a 5-9 record. The Chargers finished 7 games back with a 5-9 record.
|Opponent||Record||Win Percentage %||Point Differential|
|Kansas City Chiefs||2-0||100%||+21|
|San Diego Chargers||2-0||100%||+11|
The 1974 Oakland Raiders had their best month in October, when they went 4-0 and were undefeated. Their worst month was September, when they went 2-1 and had a 66.7% win percentage.
|Month||Record||Win Percentage %||Point Differential|
Yes, the Oakland Raiders made the Playoffs in 1974. They won their first game against the Miami Dolphins in the Divisional Round. They eventually lost against the Pittsburgh Steelers in the Conference Championship.
The Oakland Raiders finished the regular season with a point differential of +127. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Raiders could have been expected to have about 10.4 wins, or a 10-4 record in the regular season.
In close, one-score games, the 1974 Oakland Raiders went 5-2. In games decided by a field goal or less, the Raiders went 2-2.
The 1974 Oakland Raiders did not play any overtime games in the regular season.
The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1974 Oakland Raiders was a 9 game winning streak.
The longest losing streak that the Oakland Raiders had during the 1974 regular season was 1 game, which occured 2 separate times.
= Playoff Team
Bold = Division Opponent
|1||Mon, Sep 16, 1974||@ Buffalo Bills||Loss 20 - 21|
|2||Sun, Sep 22, 1974||vs Kansas City Chiefs||Win 27 - 7|
|3||Sun, Sep 29, 1974||@ Pittsburgh Steelers||Win 17 - 0|
|4||Sun, Oct 6, 1974||@ Cleveland Browns||Win 40 - 24|
|5||Sun, Oct 13, 1974||@ San Diego Chargers||Win 14 - 10|
|6||Sun, Oct 20, 1974||vs Cincinnati Bengals||Win 30 - 27|
|7||Sun, Oct 27, 1974||@ San Francisco 49ers||Win 35 - 24|
|8||Sun, Nov 3, 1974||@ Denver Broncos||Win 28 - 17|
|9||Sun, Nov 10, 1974||vs Detroit Lions||Win 35 - 13|
|10||Sun, Nov 17, 1974||vs San Diego Chargers||Win 17 - 10|
|11||Sun, Nov 24, 1974||vs Denver Broncos||Loss 17 - 20|
|12||Sun, Dec 1, 1974||vs New England Patriots||Win 41 - 26|
|13||Sun, Dec 8, 1974||@ Kansas City Chiefs||Win 7 - 6|
|14||Sat, Dec 14, 1974||vs Dallas Cowboys||Win 27 - 23|
|Div Divisional Round||Sat, Dec 21, 1974||vs Miami Dolphins||Win 28 - 26|
|CC Conference Championship||Sun, Dec 29, 1974||vs Pittsburgh Steelers||Loss 13 - 24|