By John Turney
However, that color scheme was not always what the Raiders wore on the field. From 1960-63 they were Black and Gold. Their uniforms were nearly identical to the NFL's Chicago Bears except the Bears had the Navy and orange and the Raiders were black and gold.
|1960-62 Raiders uniforms|
|1963 Raiders uniforms, though the 1963 numbers were |
|A Jim Otto game-used jersey. The tackle twill numerals have faded.|
Here is Otto, the next season when he adopted his famous Double Zero numerals.
|Here are the Road jerseys. Colorization by John Turney|
|Here are the dark jerseys. Colorization by John Turney|
|1964, Colorization by John Turney|