It's official, the Oakland Raiders will be the "Oakland" Raiders for at least one more year. Per David DeBolt of the East Bay Times, the Oakland Coliseum's authority board has approved a new lease with the team. BREAKING: Raiders to play 2019 season in Oakland. Coliseum Authority board votes to approve lease agreement. — David DeBolt (@daviddebolt) March 15, 2019 It was reported last month that the Raiders had reached an agreement to stay in the Coliseum for 2019 but nothing was official.