NameNo.PosSeasons playedGamesStarts
Mike Rae 15 QB 1978-80 11 5
CollegeHeightWeightDate of birth
USC 6-0 200 26-Jul-51
How acquiredHow left
Trade - 1978 - Oakland Released during the 1980 season
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Profile
Former Raider who backed up Doug Williams for two seasons and made five starts in 1978 when Williams was injured. Took over from Doug in the 1979 NFC Championship Game against the Rams but was unable to get the Bucs into the endzone, one apparent TD pass to Jimmie Giles being called back for a penalty. Turned up in the USFL playing for the Los Angeles Express during the 1983 season (175 of 319 for 1,964 yards, 10 ints and 11 TDs) before Steve Young arrived to take over the job for the following season. Also played three seasons in the Canadian Football League for the Toronto Argonauts having originally been an 8th round pick of the Raiders in 1973.

1978 1979 1980
GamesStartsGamesStartsGamesStarts
6 5 5 0 0 0

Passing
Season Att Com Yards Int TD Rating
1978 118 57 705 7 4 54.0
1979 36 17 252 2 1 56.7
Total 154 74 977 9 5
Rushing
Season No. Yards Avg LG TD
1978 20 186 9.3 42 0
1979 1 2 2.0 2 0
Total 21 188 9.0 42 0