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1960 Baltimore Colts

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6-6-0, Finished 4th in NFL West Division  · 1960 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 2.0, Offense: 2.0, Defense: 0.1, SoS: -2.5, avg is 0.0.

Scored 288 points (24.0/g), 4th of 13 in the NFL. Allowed 234 points (19.5/g), 6th.
 Differential of 54 points (4.5/g), 5th.  Expected W-L: 7.4-4.6.

Coach: Weeb Ewbank (6-6-0)

Stadium: Memorial Stadium
 Training Camp: McDaniel College (Western Maryland College) (Westminster, Maryland)

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 Unitas* 27 4 12 190 for 378, 3,099 yards, 25 td, 24 int, & 36 rushes for 195 yards and 0 td Pittsburgh Steelers / 9th / 102nd pick / 1955
HB Alex Hawkins 23 1 0 76 rushes for 267 yards, 2 td, & 25 catches for 280 yards and 3 td Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 13th pick / 1959
FB Alan Ameche 27 5 0 80 rushes for 263 yards, 3 td, & 7 catches for 56 yards and 0 td Baltimore Colts / 1st / 3rd pick / 1955
FL Lenny Moore*+ 27 4 0 45 catches for 936 yards, 9 td, & 91 rushes for 374 yards and 4 td Baltimore Colts / 1st / 9th pick / 1956
SE Raymond Berry*+ 27 5 0 74 catches for 1,298 yards, 10 td Baltimore Colts / 20th / 232nd pick / 1954
TE Jim Mutscheller 30 6 0 18 catches for 271 yards, 2 td Dallas Texans / 12th / 134th pick / 1952
LT Jim Parker*+ 26 3 0 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 8th pick / 1957
LG Art Spinney* 33 10 0 Baltimore Colts / 15th / 184th pick / 1950
C Buzz Nutter 29 6 0 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 12th / 136th pick / 1953
RG Alex Sandusky 28 6 0 Baltimore Colts / 16th / 184th pick / 1954
RT George Preas 27 5 0 Baltimore Colts / 5th / 51st pick / 1955
 Defensive Starters
LDE Gino Marchetti*+ 33 8 0 Dallas Texans / 2nd / 14th pick / 1952
LDT Art Donovan 35 10 12 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 22nd / 204th pick / 1947
RDT Gene Lipscomb 29 7 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RDE Ordell Braase 28 3 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 14th / 160th pick / 1954
LLB Bill Pellington 33 7 0 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered
MLB Dick Szymanski 28 5 0 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 16th pick / 1955
RLB Don Shinnick 25 3 0 5 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 20th pick / 1957
LCB Bobby Boyd 23 Rook 0 7 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 10th / 119th pick / 1960
RCB Milt Davis 31 3 0 6 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Detroit Lions / 8th / 97th pick / 1954
LS Andy Nelson* 27 3 0 6 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 11th / 126th pick / 1957
RS Johnny Sample 24 2 0 4 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 7th / 79th pick / 1958
 Special Teams Starters
K Steve Myhra 26 3 0 9 of 19 field goals & 35 of 37 extra points Baltimore Colts / 12th / 139th pick / 1956
P Ray Brown 24 2 0 52 punts for a 38.5 average, 0 blocked Baltimore Colts / 5th / 50th pick / 1958
PR Johnny Sample 24 2 0 14 punt returns for a 7.2 average and 0 td Baltimore Colts / 7th / 79th pick / 1958
KR Johnny Sample 24 2 0 18 kick returns for a 28.8 average and 1 td Baltimore Colts / 7th / 79th pick / 1958

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
35 Alan Ameche 27 FB 10 0 218 6-0 Wisconsin 6/1/1933 5 3 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 3rd pick / 1955
82 Raymond Berry*+ 27 SE 12 0 187 6-2 Schreiner College,SMU 2/27/1933 5 17 Baltimore Colts / 20th / 232nd pick / 1954
40 Bobby Boyd 23 LCB 11 0 195 5-11 Oklahoma 12/3/1937 Rook 6 Baltimore Colts / 10th / 119th pick / 1960
81 Ordell Braase 28 RDE 12 0 245 6-4 South Dakota 3/13/1932 3 7 Baltimore Colts / 14th / 160th pick / 1954
17 Ray Brown 24 P 12 0 195 6-2 Mississippi 9/7/1936 2 2 Baltimore Colts / 5th / 50th pick / 1958
67 Jim Colvin 23 dt 12 2 252 6-3 Houston 11/30/1937 Rook 2 Baltimore Colts / 8th / 95th pick / 1960
20 Milt Davis 31 RCB 12 0 188 6-1 UCLA 5/31/1929 3 6 Detroit Lions / 8th / 97th pick / 1954
21 Art DeCarlo 29 9 0 196 6-2 Georgia 3/23/1931 7 4 Chicago Bears / 6th / 65th pick / 1953
70 Art Donovan 35 LDT 12 12 263 6-2 Notre Dame,Boston Col. 6/5/1925 10 11 New York Giants / 22nd / 204th pick / 1947
25 Alex Hawkins 23 HB 12 0 190 6-0 South Carolina 7/2/1937 1 6 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 13th pick / 1959
83 Don Joyce 31 11 0 253 6-3 Tulane 10/8/1929 9 4 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 18th pick / 1951
43 Ed Kovac 22 12 0 195 6-0 Cincinnati 4/22/1938 Rook 0 Chicago Bears / 6th / 68th pick / 1960
76 Gene Lipscomb 29 RDT 12 0 284 6-6 none 8/9/1931 7 7
89 Gino Marchetti*+ 33 LDE 12 0 244 6-4 San Francisco 1/2/1927 8 12 Dallas Texans / 2nd / 14th pick / 1952
64 Marv Matuszak 29 12 0 232 6-3 Tulsa 9/12/1931 7 4 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 29th pick / 1953
24 Lenny Moore*+ 27 FL 12 0 191 6-1 Penn St. 11/25/1933 4 16 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 9th pick / 1956
84 Jim Mutscheller 30 TE 11 0 205 6-1 Notre Dame 3/31/1930 6 3 Dallas Texans / 12th / 134th pick / 1952
65 Steve Myhra 26 K 12 0 237 6-1 Minnesota,North Dakota 4/2/1934 3 1 Baltimore Colts / 12th / 139th pick / 1956
80 Andy Nelson* 27 LS 12 0 180 6-1 Memphis 5/27/1933 3 8 Baltimore Colts / 11th / 126th pick / 1957
50 Buzz Nutter 29 C 12 0 230 6-4 Virginia Tech 2/16/1931 6 6 Washington Redskins / 12th / 136th pick / 1953
77 Jim Parker*+ 26 LT 12 0 273 6-3 Ohio St. 4/3/1934 3 12 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 8th pick / 1957
36 Bill Pellington 33 LLB 12 0 234 6-2 Defiance,Rutgers 9/25/1927 7 7
79 Sherman Plunkett 27 12 0 290 6-4 Md-Eastern Shore 4/7/1933 2 4 Cleveland Browns / 6th / 71st pick / 1956
60 George Preas 27 RT 12 0 244 6-2 Virginia Tech 6/25/1933 5 6 Baltimore Colts / 5th / 51st pick / 1955
31 Billy Pricer 26 12 0 208 5-10 Oklahoma 9/3/1934 3 2 Baltimore Colts / 6th / 65th pick / 1957
62 Palmer Pyle 23 11 0 247 6-3 Michigan St. 6/12/1937 Rook 4 Baltimore Colts / 6th / 72nd pick / 1959
87 Jerry Richardson 24 11 0 185 6-3 Wofford 7/11/1936 1 1 Baltimore Colts / 13th / 154th pick / 1958
44 Johnny Sample 24 KR 11 0 203 6-1 Md-Eastern Shore 6/15/1936 2 7 Baltimore Colts / 7th / 79th pick / 1958
68 Alex Sandusky 28 RG 12 0 235 6-1 Clarion 8/17/1932 6 6 Baltimore Colts / 16th / 184th pick / 1954
73 Lebron Shields 23 12 0 250 6-4 Tennessee 7/23/1937 Rook 4 Detroit Lions / 22nd / 256th pick / 1959
66 Don Shinnick 25 RLB 12 0 232 6-0 UCLA 5/15/1935 3 8 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 20th pick / 1957
41 Jackie Simpson 26 12 0 183 5-10 Florida 4/2/1934 2 3 Baltimore Colts / 4th / 44th pick / 1957
61 Zeke Smith 24 12 0 235 6-2 Auburn 9/29/1936 Rook 4 Baltimore Colts / 4th / 48th pick / 1959
26 Mike Sommer 26 1 0 190 5-11 George Washington 10/9/1934 2 0 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 16th pick / 1958
63 Art Spinney* 33 LG 10 0 230 6-0 Boston Col. 11/8/1927 10 8 Baltimore Colts / 15th / 184th pick / 1950
52 Dick Szymanski 28 MLB 12 0 233 6-3 Notre Dame 10/7/1932 5 7 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 16th pick / 1955
23 Carl Taseff 32 12 0 192 5-11 John Carroll 9/28/1928 9 3 Cleveland Browns / 22nd / 267th pick / 1951
19 Johnny Unitas* 27 QB 12 12 194 6-1 Louisville 5/7/1933 4 16 Pittsburgh Steelers / 9th / 102nd pick / 1955
46 Jim Welch 22 11 0 196 6-0 SMU 3/17/1938 Rook 3 Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 34th pick / 1960
Team Total 27.1 12 221.4 6-1.6 3.9