Showing 1 - 10 of 35 Stories for Jim Plunkett
Jim Plunkett, Raiders Quarterback September 7, 1981
Confidence shaken, a nearly forgotten Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback and former NFL No. 1 draft pick waits by the phone. When a call ...
Happy days are here again
A failure across the bay, Jim Plunkett has surfaced as a savior for Oakland
A PATRIOTIC SHOUT
Staid, old New England has tossed aside its patrician cool, reacting with ... the water pipe and ask who Chuck Fairbanks and Jim Plunkett are.
Upside down and over with the Coast crazies
On a madcap day out West the Jim Plunkett Indians declined to lose to favored Southern California, and the UCLA Bruins failed to defeat underdog Oregon. That means Stanford should go to the Rose Bowl—maybe
CRACKING THE LANGUAGE BARRIER
The reliables: Terry Bradshaw, Roger Staubach, Ken Stabler, Fran Tarkenton, Bob Griese, Ken Anderson, Jim Hart and Bill Kilmer. And the jury ...
How will 2010 measure up to these five great quarterback hauls? ... the 10 in 1964) including Paul Hornung, Jim Brown and Don Maynard, also ...
BURIED UNDER A SEA OF TROUBLES
This is not an Academy Award year for West Coast football—USC has been ... (' 67), USC's O. J. Simpson ('68) and Stanford's Jim Plunkett ('70).
Precise, plucky and proud
John Ralston faces the usual criticism of the college coach turned pro. Uncompromising, he will bend to make the Denver Broncos
Everybody's Picking On Poor Joe
Joe Theismann's troubles mounted in a 45-10 loss to the Chicago Bears