1969A Denver Broncos Season Summary - Final
Record (6-7-1)
Wk Result Opponent
1 W 24-14 Boston
2 L 13-38 NY Jets
3 L 7-48 at Buffalo
4 L 14-31 Kansas City
5 L 0-24 Oakland
6 T 31-31 at Cincinnati
7 W 21-14 at Houston
8 L 13-23 San Diego
9 L 7-38 at Oakland
10 W 21-17 Houston
11 W 40-13 at San Diego
12 L 3-27 at Kansas City
13 W 28-19 at Miami
14 W 24-14 Cincinnati
Team Statistics
Broncos Opp.
Total First Downs 214 226
Rushing 89 77
Passing 105 132
Penalty 20 17
Third Down: Made/Att 51-172 74-207
Third Down Pct. 29.7 35.7
Fourth Down: Made/Att 5-9 4-14
Fourth Down Pct. 55.6 28.6
Red Zone: Made/Att 27-39 36-46
Red Zone Pct. 69.2 78.3
Total Net Yards 3898 4151
Avg.Per Game 278.4 296.5
Total Plays 853 901
Avg.Per Play 4.6 4.6
Net Yards Rushing 1731 1636
Avg.Per Game 123.6 116.9
Total Rushes 422 428
Net Yards Passing 2167 2515
Avg.Per Game 154.8 179.6
Sacked-Yds Lost 61-457 46-327
Gross Yards 4355 4478
Att-Completions 370-178 427-202
Completion Pct. 48.1 47.3
Had Intercepted 36 13
Punts-Avg. 80-40.4 84-42.5
Net Punting Avg. 37.3 34.7
Penalties-Yards Lost 78-751 65-637
Fumbles-Ball Lost 18-8 23-11
Touchdowns 30 41
Rushing 13 10
Passing 16 26
Returns 1 5
Total Pts. 246 351
Avg. Time of Poss. 28:13 31:47
PASSING Att Cmp Pct Yds Lng TD Int Sk SkY Rate
Tensi 261 122 46.7 1,945 76 13 18 41 296 60.0
Liske 109 56 51.4 679 40 3 18 20 161 40.4
Broncos 370 178 48.1 2,624 76 16 36 61 457 46.6
Opponents 427 202 47.3 2,842 80 26 13 46 327 76.8
SCORING R P Ret PAT FG Saf Pts
Howfield 0 0 0 28 12 0 64
F.Little 4 4 0 0 0 0 48
Denson 0 5 0 0 0 0 30
Haffner 0 5 0 0 0 0 30
F.Lynch 5 0 0 0 0 0 30
Embree 0 2 0 0 0 0 12
Tensi 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
G.Burrell 0 0 1 0 0 0 6
Smiley 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Liske 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Alfien 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Broncos 13 16 1 28 12 0 246
Opponents 10 26 5 36 21 0 351
FIELD GOALS 1-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50
Howfield 2/3 2/5 5/12 3/10 0/2
Broncos 2/3 2/5 5/12 3/10 0/2
Opponents 4/4 5/6 9/11 3/8 0/3
RUSHING Att Yards Avg Long TD
F.Little 159 707 4.4 32 4
F.Lynch 111 421 3.8 46 5
Quayle 59 243 4.1 17 0
Smiley 57 188 3.3 22 1
Tensi 14 84 6.0 19 1
Liske 13 63 4.8 13 1
Denson 3 13 4.3 13 0
W.Williams 5 10 2.0 4 0
Alfien 1 2 2.0 2 1
Broncos 422 1,731 4.1 46 13
Opponents 428 1,636 3.8 63 10
RECEIVING Rec Yards Avg Long TD
Denson 49 946 19.3 76 5
Haffner 48 783 16.3 48 5
F.Little 23 241 10.5 20 4
Embree 18 300 16.7 47 2
Quayle 15 159 10.6 29 0
Smiley 9 64 7.1 19 0
Buckman 5 30 6.0 9 0
Beer 4 42 10.5 22 0
W.Williams 3 37 12.3 18 0
F.Lynch 3 19 6.3 9 0
Pivec 1 3 3.0 3 0
Broncos 178 2,624 14.7 76 16
Opponents 202 2,842 14.1 80 26
PUNT RETURNS No FC Yds Avg Lng TD
B.Thompson 43 2 525 12.2 45 0
G.Burrell 6 2 86 14.3 45 0
F.Little 5 5 46 9.2 28 0
Broncos 54 9 657 12.2 45 0
Opponents 39 24 243 6.2 37 0
KO RETURNS No Yds Avg Long TD
W.Williams 19 512 26.9 33 0
B.Thompson 19 483 25.4 38 0
G.Burrell 8 196 24.5 93 1
Broncos 46 1,191 25.9 93 1
Opponents 38 945 24.9 85 0
PUNTING Att Yds GAvg In20 Long
Hollomon 72 2,876 39.9 20 57
Van Heusen 8 354 44.3 1 53
Broncos 80 3,230 40.4 21 57
Opponents 84 3,572 42.5 25 63
INTERCEPTIONS No Yds Long TD
Greer 3 27 18 0
B.Thompson 2 51 36 0
Huard 2 16 16 0
Cunningham 2 13 7 0
Cavness 2 33 24 0
G.Burrell 1 44 44 0
Hollomon 1 3 3 0
Broncos 13 187 44 0
Opponents 36 547 60 4
SACKS No Yds SAF
Jackson 9 69 0
D.Costa 8 61 0
Duranko 7 45 0
Inman 6 35 0
Huard 4 27 0
Cunningham 4 34 0
P.Smith 3 24 0
Richter 2 11 0
Myrtle 2 15 0
W.Barnes 1 6 0
Broncos 46 327 0
Opponents 61 457 0