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1960 Buffalo Bills

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5-8-1, Finished 3rd in AFL East Division  · 1960 AFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -0.4, Offense: -3.4, Defense: 3.0, SoS: 0.1, avg is 0.0.

Scored 296 points (21.1/g), 7th of 8 in the AFL. Allowed 303 points (21.6/g), 3rd.
 Differential of -7 points (-0.5/g), 4th.  Expected W-L: 6.8-7.2.

Coach: Buster Ramsey (5-8-1)

Stadium: War Memorial Stadium
 Training Camp: Roycroft Inn & Knox Estates (East Aurora, New York)

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Johnny Green 23 Rook 6 89 for 228, 1,267 yards, 10 td, 10 int, & 21 rushes for 29 yards and 2 td Pittsburgh Steelers / 21st / 247th pick / 1959
HB Willmer Fowler 23 Rook 0 93 rushes for 370 yards, 1 td, & 10 catches for 99 yards and 0 td Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 86th pick / 1959
FB Wray Carlton 23 Rook 0 137 rushes for 533 yards, 7 td, & 29 catches for 477 yards and 4 td Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 26th pick / 1959
FL Elbert Dubenion 27 Rook 0 42 catches for 752 yards, 7 td, & 16 rushes for 94 yards and 1 td Cleveland Browns / 14th / 167th pick / 1959
SE Dan Chamberlain 23 Rook 0 17 catches for 279 yards, 4 td Detroit Lions / 25th / 293rd pick / 1959
TE Tom Rychlec 26 2 0 45 catches for 590 yards, 0 td Detroit Lions / 10th / 119th pick / 1957
LT Harold Olson 22 Rook 0 St. Louis Cardinals / 2nd / 13th pick / 1960
LG Phil Blazer 24 Rook 0 Detroit Lions / 8th / 97th pick / 1958
C Dan McGrew 23 Rook 0 Detroit Lions / 20th / 232nd pick / 1959
RG Chuck Muelhaupt 25 Rook 0 Detroit Lions / 26th / 311th pick / 1957
RT Donald Chelf 27 Rook 0 Baltimore Colts / 12th / 136th pick / 1954
 Defensive Starters
LDE Mack Yoho 24 Rook 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered
LDT Chuck McMurtry+ 23 Rook 0
RDT Jim Sorey 24 Rook 0 Chicago Bears / 14th / 165th pick / 1960
RDE LaVerne Torczon+ 24 Rook 0 Cleveland Browns / 18th / 211th pick / 1957
LLB Jack Laraway 25 Rook 0 Detroit Lions / 10th / 112th pick / 1959
MLB Archie Matsos+ 26 Rook 0 8 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 16th / 189th pick / 1958
RLB Joe Schaffer 23 Rook 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered
LCB Billy Atkins 26 2 0 5 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 59th pick / 1958
RCB Billy Kinard 27 4 0 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Cleveland Browns / 2nd / 25th pick / 1956
LS Jim Wagstaff 24 1 0 6 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 21st / 253rd pick / 1958
RS Richie McCabe+ 27 5 0 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Pittsburgh Steelers / 22nd / 258th pick / 1955
 Special Teams Starters
K Billy Atkins 26 2 0 6 of 13 field goals & 27 of 33 extra points San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 59th pick / 1958
P Billy Atkins 26 2 0 89 punts for a 39.0 average, 0 blocked San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 59th pick / 1958
PR Joe Kulbacki 22 Rook 0 12 punt returns for a 8.3 average and 0 td Washington Redskins / 16th / 184th pick / 1960
KR Joe Kulbacki 22 Rook 0 13 kick returns for a 17.4 average and 0 td Washington Redskins / 16th / 184th pick / 1960

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
20 Billy Atkins 26 K 14 0 196 6-1 Auburn 11/19/1934 2 10 San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 59th pick / 1958
84 Bob Barrett 25 2 0 200 6-3 Baldwin-Wallace 11/18/1935 Rook 0
60 Phil Blazer 24 LG 14 0 235 6-1 North Carolina 2/25/1936 Rook 6 Detroit Lions / 8th / 97th pick / 1958
17 Bob Brodhead 24 qb 4 1 207 6-2 Duke 12/20/1936 Rook 1 Cleveland Browns / 12th / 144th pick / 1958
88 Dick Brubaker 28 9 0 202 6-0 Ohio Wesleyan,Ohio St. 1/2/1932 5 1 Chicago Cardinals / 15th / 170th pick / 1955
55 Bernard Buzyniski 22 14 0 228 6-3 Holy Cross 5/3/1938 Rook 4
30 Wray Carlton 23 FB 14 0 225 6-2 Duke 6/18/1937 Rook 9 Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 26th pick / 1959
84 Dan Chamberlain 23 SE 12 0 200 6-3 Sacramento St. 8/26/1937 Rook 3 Detroit Lions / 25th / 293rd pick / 1959
77 Donald Chelf 27 RT 14 0 235 6-3 Iowa 3/25/1933 Rook 6 Baltimore Colts / 12th / 136th pick / 1954
80 Monte Crockett 22 14 0 218 6-4 New Mex. Highlands 7/14/1938 Rook 2
75 Tony Discenzo 24 5 0 240 6-5 Michigan St. 2/3/1936 Rook 3
44 Elbert Dubenion 27 FL 14 0 187 5-11 Bluffton 2/16/1933 Rook 8 Cleveland Browns / 14th / 167th pick / 1959
26 Fred Ford 22 3 0 180 5-8 Cal Poly-Pomona 3/30/1938 Rook 0
23 Willmer Fowler 23 HB 11 0 185 5-10 Northwestern 6/3/1937 Rook 4 Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 86th pick / 1959
78 Gene Grabosky 24 3 0 275 6-5 Syracuse 9/1/1936 Rook 2 Washington Redskins / 26th / 305th pick / 1959
18 Johnny Green 23 QB 10 6 198 6-3 Tenn-Chattanooga 10/12/1937 Rook 4 Pittsburgh Steelers / 21st / 247th pick / 1959
41 Darrell Harper 22 4 0 195 6-1 Michigan 6/18/1938 Rook 0 Detroit Lions / 15th / 171st pick / 1960
54 Joe Hergert 24 10 0 216 6-1 Florida 6/7/1936 Rook 4 Green Bay Packers / 24th / 277th pick / 1959
88 Al Hoisington 27 5 0 200 6-3 Pasadena CC 11/18/1933 Rook 0
42 Jack Johnson 27 12 0 198 6-3 Miami (FL) 12/11/1933 3 4 Chicago Bears / 4th / 49th pick / 1957
24 Billy Kinard 27 RCB 14 0 189 6-0 Mississippi 12/16/1933 4 6 Cleveland Browns / 2nd / 25th pick / 1956
43 Joe Kulbacki 22 KR 14 0 185 6-0 Purdue 3/1/1938 Rook 1 Washington Redskins / 16th / 184th pick / 1960
57 Jack Laraway 25 LLB 12 0 220 6-1 Purdue 9/20/1935 Rook 5 Detroit Lions / 10th / 112th pick / 1959
27 Hal Lewis 25 3 0 200 6-0 Houston 9/22/1935 1 0 Baltimore Colts / 7th / 84th pick / 1959
11 Richie Lucas 22 qb 14 1 190 6-0 Penn St. 4/15/1938 Rook 3 Washington Redskins / 1st / 4th pick / 1960
56 Archie Matsos+ 26 MLB 14 0 217 6-0 Michigan St. 11/22/1934 Rook 12 Baltimore Colts / 16th / 189th pick / 1958
45 Richie McCabe+ 27 RS 14 0 185 6-1 Pittsburgh 3/12/1933 5 12 Pittsburgh Steelers / 22nd / 258th pick / 1955
52 Dan McGrew 23 C 14 0 250 6-2 Purdue 4/7/1937 Rook 6 Detroit Lions / 20th / 232nd pick / 1959
73 Chuck McMurtry+ 23 LDT 14 0 280 6-0 Whittier 2/15/1937 Rook 10
62 Eddie Meyer 24 9 0 240 6-2 West Texas A&M 10/17/1936 Rook 3
85 Leroy Moore 25 1 0 240 6-2 Fort Valley St. 9/16/1935 Rook 2
70 Chuck Muelhaupt 25 RG 14 0 230 6-3 Iowa St. 12/11/1935 Rook 6 Detroit Lions / 26th / 311th pick / 1957
14 Tommy O'Connell 30 qb 14 6 187 5-11 Notre Dame,Illinois 9/26/1930 7 3 Chicago Bears / 18th / 212th pick / 1952
74 Harold Olson 22 LT 14 0 255 6-2 Clemson 1/19/1938 Rook 6 St. Louis Cardinals / 2nd / 13th pick / 1960
54 Sam Palumbo 28 1 0 226 6-2 Notre Dame 6/7/1932 5 2 Cleveland Browns / 4th / 49th pick / 1955
53 Dennis Remmert 22 2 0 215 6-3 Northern Iowa 11/1/1938 Rook 2
85 Charlie Rutkowski 22 2 0 248 6-3 Ripon 1/17/1938 Rook 2
81 Tom Rychlec 26 TE 14 0 220 6-3 American Int. 9/11/1934 2 6 Detroit Lions / 10th / 119th pick / 1957
67 Joe Schaffer 23 RLB 14 0 210 6-0 Tennessee 10/14/1937 Rook 6
76 Jack Scott 24 14 0 260 6-4 Ohio St. 4/12/1936 Rook 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 26th / 307th pick / 1959
75 Robert Sedlock 23 14 0 295 6-4 Georgia 2/7/1937 Rook 3
35 Carl Smith 28 14 0 200 6-0 Tennessee 11/22/1932 Rook 2 Detroit Lions / 9th / 101st pick / 1959
79 Jim Sorey 24 RDT 14 0 285 6-4 Texas Southern 9/5/1936 Rook 5 Chicago Bears / 14th / 165th pick / 1960
87 LaVerne Torczon+ 24 RDE 14 0 250 6-3 Nebraska 1/1/1936 Rook 10 Cleveland Browns / 18th / 211th pick / 1957
22 Jim Wagstaff 24 LS 14 0 192 6-2 Idaho St. 6/12/1936 1 7 Detroit Lions / 21st / 253rd pick / 1958
33 Ted Wegert 28 2 0 202 5-11 none 4/17/1932 5 0
71 Mack Yoho 24 LDE 14 0 230 6-2 Miami (OH) 6/14/1936 Rook 6
Team Total 24.5 14 219.6 6-1.6 0.9