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War Memorial Stadium History

285 Dodge Street, Buffalo, NY 14208

Years Active: 1938-1972 (127 games)

Known As: Buffalo Civic Stadium (1938-1938), War Memorial Stadium (1940-1940), Civic Stadium (1942-1943), Buffalo Civic Stadium (1958-1958), War Memorial Stadium (1960-1972)

Surfaces: grass (1938-1972)

Teams:

Buffalo Bills (1946-1949)
Regular Season: 13-12-2
Buffalo Bills (1960-1972)
Regular Season: 38-49-4 Playoffs: 1-2


First Game

Fri, Sep 16, 1938
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Eagles 7 13 7 0 27
Pirates 0 0 0 7 7
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Last Game

Sun, Dec 10, 1972
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Lions 0 7 7 7 21
Bills 0 7 7 7 21
Lions
Greg Landry8/25, 150 yds, 3 TDs
Mel Farr4 rec, 54 yds, 0 TD
Greg Landry9 rush, 46 yds, 0 TD
Bills
Dennis Shaw18/32, 239 yds, 3 TDs
J.D. Hill8 rec, 129 yds, 1 TD
O.J. Simpson27 rush, 116 yds, 0 TD
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Career Leaders

Since 1960
Player G Stats
Jack Kemp 42 518/1077, 7,621 yards, 42 TD, 56 int Career passing leaders at War Memorial Stadium
Cookie Gilchrist 22 383 rush, 1,832 yards, 16 TD Career rushing leaders at War Memorial Stadium
Elbert Dubenion 50 161 rec, 2,875 yards, 21 TD Career receiving leaders at War Memorial Stadium

Best Games

Since 1960

Best Playoff Games

Since 1960