Mar 6, 1960

In Print

“Locals Plan Practice Tilts”, Scotty Stirling, Oakland Tribune

Subhead: “Five-Game Pre-Season Schedule Set”

Subhead: “Oakland Pros to Play Five Pre-Season Games on the Road”

Tags: Chet Soda (quote), Eddie Erdelatz (quote), Lamar Hunt, Harry Wismer (quote), Bud Adams

“Oakland Gridders Have QB Hopeful”, Oakland Tribune

Tags: transaction, Chet Soda (quote), Ed Hino, Eddie Erdelatz (quote)

“Moose Lodge Will Support Oakland Pros”, Oakland Tribune

Tags: Sammy Stein, Chet Soda, Eddie Erdelatz, Clifford Rishell, Francis Dunn

“Candlestick Can Hold Two Sports”, Alan Ward, Oakland Tribune

Tags: stadium, column, Chet Soda, Horace Stoneham, Bill Rigney

“Star Guard Quits USC”, Al Wolf, San Francisco Chronicle

Subhead: “Bansavage ‘Upset”, May Join Oakland”

Tags: John McKay (quote), Marv Marinovich, Al Bansavage (quote)

“Huge Fine If AFL Club Bolts”, San Francisco Examiner

Tags: Joe Foss (quote), Lamar Hunt, Bud Adams, Harry Wismer (quote)

“Moose Lodge Will Salute Oakland Pros”, Oakland Tribune

Tags: Sammy Stein, Chet Soda, Eddie Erdelatz, Clifford Rishell, Francis Dunn

“AFL Moves to Halt Invasion”, San Francisco Chronicle

Tags: Joe Foss (quote), Lamar Hunt, Bud Adams, Harry Wismer (quote)


Coaches  
NameRoleAcquired
Eddie ErdelatzHead CoachHired Feb 9, 1960
Marty FeldmanDefensive LineHired Mar 1, 1960
Ernie JorgeOffensive LineHired Feb 10, 1960
 Quarterbacks      
NoNamePosAgeHtWtSchoolAcquired
Fran CurciQB225’9″160Miami FLAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1960
Ed HinoQB215’11”185George WashingtonFree agent Mar 5, 1960
Sam McCordQB275’10”185East Texas StAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1960
 Running Backs      
NoNamePosAgeHtWtSchoolAcquired
George BlanchHB22190TexasAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1960
Purcell DanielsHB6-2205PepperdineAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1960
 Offensive Line      
NoNamePosAgeHtWtSchoolAcquired
Cloyd BoyetteOL246-2250Texas SouthernAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1960
Willie BoykinT266-4245Michigan StAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1961
Jim OttoC226-2225Miami FLAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1962
Bob ParkerOL225-11215East Texas StAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1963
Jim WoodardOLLamarAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1964
 Receivers      
NoNamePosAgeHtWtSchoolAcquired
Dan EdgingtonE226-2190FloridaAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1960
Don NortonE226-1180IowaAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1961
Gene PrebolaE216-3215Boston UnivAwarded by AFL Mar 3, 1962
 Defensive Line      
NoNamePosAgeHtWtSchoolAcquired
Carmen CavalliDE226’4″245RichmondAssigned by AFL Mar 3, 1960