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Raider-Gloria Malvaez, 65

Photograph By Matthias Clamer for ESPN The Magazine

AKA: Raider-Gloria
Modesto, Calif.
Mother of 4, grandmother of 15, retired national account coordinator
Character est.: 1987
Prep time: 2 1/2 hours ("Ninety minutes if I'm not drinking.")

"I changed my name, legally, when Al Davis died. What can I say, it's in the family. My dad's tombstone reads, "Raider born, Raider bred, and when I die I'll be Raider dead." When I was 14, he and my godfather would take me to games, and afterwards, they'd sit me on pillows and have me drive them home. Back then, cops didn't care. Now I'm old enough to be Drea's grandmother."