Jim Plunkett

Jim Plunkett is now hot on the net because of the number 1 pick in the 1971 draft. Thanks to the Super Bowls winning. When Al Davis (Oakland) picked him out. Herring saying,

“Somebody has to have a vision for the player, and you have to put a team around him that fits him.”

Jim W. “Jim” Plunkett was born in 1947 in San Jose, California. His parents are a combo between Mexico and American, but he also got his Irish-German blood from his great grandfather. He played college football for Standford University when he won a Heisman Trophy while also playing professionally for Oaklan/Los Angeles Raiders, San Francisco 49ers and New England Patriots. He won two Super Bowls as a quarterback, leading the Raiders to their victory.

Plunkett gift was found when he showed his skills in a throwing contest at the age of 14 with a throw of over 60 yards. Before joining the team, he worked as a labourer, grocery store clerk, and gas station attendant to make a living and support his blind mother and progressively blind father.

Plunkett now does post game radio shows of Raider’s games

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