Jim Otto, Hall of Fame Raiders Center, Is Dead at 86

Hall of Fame Raiders Center Jim Otto Dies at Age 86 Jim Otto, a former football player for the Oakland Raiders, suffered numerous injuries throughout his career, including a severe knee injury in 1971 that almost ended his career. Despite the team orthopedist’s recommendation for immediate surgery, Otto refused and continued to play until his … Read more

Jim Otto, Hall of Fame center known as ‘The Original Raider,’ dies at age 86

Original Raider Jim Otto, Hall of Fame center, passes away at 86 Jim Otto, a legendary football player known as “The Original Raider,” has passed away at the age of 86. He was a key player for the Raiders during the 1960s and 1970s, known for his leadership, tenacity, and durability. Otto played in a … Read more

Longtime Oakland Raiders center, Hall of Famer Jim Otto dies at 86

Legendary Oakland Raiders Center Jim Otto Passes Away at Age 86 Jim Otto, a Hall of Famer and former center for the Raiders, passed away at the age of 86. Otto, known for wearing the No. 00 jersey, spent his entire 15-year career with the Raiders, playing in a remarkable 210 straight games. He was … Read more