Dan Pastorini

Listen to Dan Pastorini talk about:

 

  • How he ended up at Santa Clara college
  • Memories of being drafted by the New York Mets in 1968, also in that draft class as both Nolan Ryan and Tom Seaver
  • Memories of draft day and being drafted by the Houston Oilers
  • Memories of the real “Year of the QB draft” 1. Jim Plunkett 2. Archie Manning 3. Dan Pastorini
  • Memories of his first start vs the Detroit Lions and Joe Schmidt
  • Memories of playing with John Matzsak in both Houston and Oakland, Heisman trophy winner and HOF RB Earl Campbell,  HOF WR Steve Largent,
  • Memories of playing for Legendary Head Coach Bum Phillips and his “family atmosphere”
  • Memories of those 1970 Pittsburgh Steelers defenses
  • Memories of being traded to the Oakland Raiders for HOF QB Ken Stabler
  • Memories of how he learned about and become the first player to wear a “flak jacket” under his pads to protect his ribs
  • Memories of that 1980 Super Bowl season with the Oakland Raiders and how they wouldn’t let him back on the team
  • His life after football and becoming a race car and speed boat race
  • What he is doing now
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