Former Raiders running back Marv Hubbard dies at age 68

The Oakland Raiders are mourning the death of former running back Marv Hubbard.

The rough-and-tumble Hubbard was part of the heyday Raiders. He played for the team from 1969 to '75 and was one of the many colorful characters on those special Oakland teams.

The Raiders announced Hubbard's death on their website. He played 90 games with the Raiders, including 58 starts, and had 4,394 career yards with Oakland and 22 touchdown runs. He did not play in 1976 before joining Detroit in 1977.

Hubbard, who started at Colgate, would have turned 69 on Thursday.