In 1960 Tom Flores was drafted to the Oakland Raiders.
Earlier that season the raiders told him he would be starting, making him the first ever Hispanic starting quarterback.
His post productive season was in 1966. He passed for 2,638 yards and 24 touchdowns in 14 games.
He was traded t the Buffalo Bills in 1967. And was real Released by the bills after that season.
He signed with the Kansas City chiefs as a backup, he was part of the Kansas City chiefs winning Super Bowl team
He retired as a player in 1970