Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    1969 Jim Otto Game Worn & Signed AFL All Star Game Jersey - With LOA from Otto! Despite not receiving interest from any NFL team, due to his undersized stature, Jim Otto was drafted in 1960 by a proposed Minneapolis AFL franchise. But, when the Minneapolis contingent opted for the NFL instead of the competing league, Otto's rights were defaulted to the AFL's Oakland Raiders.

    After being signed by the Raiders in 1960, the center from Wausau, Wisconsin worked diligently to build up his body to his playing weight of 256 pounds. And after ten seasons in Oakland under his belt, Otto will forever be remembered as one of the players in history at his position, and even made wearing the odd combination of "double zero" fashionable.

    Presented here is a remarkable white Durene AFL All Star jersey, which is accompanied by a letter of provenance from Otto, himself. Exhibiting light but evident wear throughout, the proper blue tackle twill identifiers are displayed on the front, back and sleeves, while a "Wilson size 50" tag is in the tail.

    Highlighted by two enormous and brilliant circular AFL tribute patches are on each sleeve. Signed and inscribed "Game Used" on the back in bold silver ink, this is one of only a few authentic Durene Otto gamers ever to hit the auction block. Letter of provenance from Jim Otto. LOA from Heritage Auctions. Full LOA from PSA/DNA.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2020
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 22
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 405

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 May 6 - 8 Spring Sports Collectibles Catalog Auction .

    Learn about consigning with us

    From the outset and my initial contact with you at Heritage I have been treated courteously. You have taken extra care in assuring me that the experience would be a positive one.
    Samuel Finz,
    Philomont, VA
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search