With the Oakland Raiders leaving for Las Vegas in 2020, Onion Sports looks back on some of the biggest franchise relocations in history.

1937

The Boston Redskins relocate to Washington, D.C. and take immediate advantage of the fresh start by finally changing their nickname

1961

Washington Senators begin playing home games in Minneapolis on weekdays and Baltimore on weekends as part of an MLB joint custody agreement

1979

The NBA’s New Orleans Jazz relocate to Salt Lake City and became the Utah Tabernacle Choir

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1993

Habana’s Metropolitanos baseball club defects from Cuba on a small raft and lands in Miami, where they assume a new identity as the Florida Marlins

1995

Relocating the Cleveland Browns to Baltimore and changing their name was tragically not enough to attain Art Modell’s dream of ensuring no football player would ever again have to don a Browns jersey

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1999

Jefferson Valley Little League now includes sluggers from the neighboring hamlet of Bush Pines following a change in district zoning

2005

The Montreal Expos must move back home to Washington, D.C. following the expiration of their work visa

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2006

Following years of threats and bitter negotiations, the Arizona Cardinals break the hearts of millions of fans by abandoning Tempe for lush Glendale

2016

Unable to choose to between St. Louis and Los Angeles, the NFL’s Rams compromise and relocate to Springer, New Mexico, the midpoint between the two cities

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2025

Jacksonville-area fans are informed that the Jaguars have been playing all of their home games in London for three years