"Everyone in the Bay Area has been affected by the devastating fires in the North Bay," Raiders owner Mark Davis said in a statement. "Many lives and thousands of homes have been lost during this tragedy. The Raider Nation salutes the first responders who heroically have been battling the flames and providing relief throughout the region. Santa Rosa and Napa have served as the Raiders' summer home for over 40 years. During that time we have built long lasting relationships with the people and businesses of those communities. In this time of need we will be there for you as you have been there for us."
Firefighters from across California and neighboring states are working feverishly to contain the fires that have resulted in multiple casualties and destroyed thousands of structures. The North Bay fires, which started on Sunday, October 8th, are some of the most destructive wildfires in California history.