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1966 Baltimore Colts

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9-5-0, NFL West Division  · 1966 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 7.6, Offense: 2.2, Defense: 5.5, SoS: 1.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 314 points (22.4/g), 8th of 15 in the NFL. Allowed 226 points (16.1/g), 3rd.
 Differential of 88 points (6.3/g), 4th.  Expected W-L: 9.6-4.4.

Coach: Don Shula (9-5-0)
 Other Notable Asst.: Chuck Noll (Defensive Backfield)

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

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Johnny Unitas* 33 10 13 195 for 348, 2,748 yards, 22 td, 24 int, & 20 rushes for 44 yards and 1 td Pittsburgh Steelers / 9th / 102nd pick / 1955
HB Lenny Moore 33 10 0 63 rushes for 209 yards, 3 td, & 21 catches for 260 yards and 0 td Baltimore Colts / 1st / 9th pick / 1956
FB Tony Lorick 25 2 0 143 rushes for 524 yards, 3 td, & 12 catches for 81 yards and 0 td Oakland Raiders / 1st / 7th pick / 1964
Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1964
FL Jimmy Orr 31 8 0 37 catches for 618 yards, 3 td Los Angeles Rams / 25th / 291st pick / 1957
SE Raymond Berry 33 11 14 56 catches for 786 yards, 7 td Baltimore Colts / 20th / 232nd pick / 1954
TE John Mackey*+ 25 3 0 50 catches for 829 yards, 9 td, & 1 rush for -6 yards and 0 td Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 19th pick / 1963
New York Jets / 5th / 35th pick / 1963
LT Bob Vogel 25 3 0 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 1st / 5th pick / 1963
Boston Patriots / 3rd / 23rd pick / 1963
LG Dan Sullivan 27 4 0 Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 37th pick / 1962
San Diego Chargers / 10th / 80th pick / 1962
C Dick Szymanski 34 11 0 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 16th pick / 1955
RG Alex Sandusky 34 12 0 Baltimore Colts / 16th / 184th pick / 1954
RT Jim Parker 32 9 0 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 8th pick / 1957
 Defensive Starters
LDE Lou Michaels 31 8 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 4th pick / 1958
LDT Billy Ray Sr. Smith 31 9 13 Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 26th pick / 1957
RDT Fred Miller 26 3 0 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 7th / 93rd pick / 1962
Oakland Raiders / 26th / 201st pick / 1962
RDE Ordell Braase* 34 9 14 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 14th / 160th pick / 1954
LLB Mike Curtis 23 1 7 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 1st / 14th pick / 1965
Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 21st pick / 1965
MLB Dennis Gaubatz 26 3 0 2 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 8th / 111th pick / 1963
Boston Patriots / 25th / 199th pick / 1963
RLB Don Shinnick 31 9 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 20th pick / 1957
LCB Bobby Boyd 29 6 14 6 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 10th / 119th pick / 1960
RCB Lenny Lyles* 30 8 0 1 interception, 3 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 1st / 11th pick / 1958
LS Jerry Logan 25 3 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 4th / 47th pick / 1963
Oakland Raiders / 9th / 65th pick / 1963
RS Alvin Haymond 24 2 0 4 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 18th / 246th pick / 1964
 Special Teams Starters
K Lou Michaels 31 8 0 21 of 39 field goals & 35 of 36 extra points Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 4th pick / 1958
P David Lee 23 Rook 0 49 punts for a 45.6 average, 0 blocked
PR Alvin Haymond 24 2 0 40 punt returns for a 8.7 average and 0 td Baltimore Colts / 18th / 246th pick / 1964
KR Lenny Moore 33 10 0 18 kick returns for a 25.2 average and 0 td Baltimore Colts / 1st / 9th pick / 1956

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
44 Gerry Allen 25 4 0 200 6-1 Nebraska-Omaha 6/26/1941 Rook 0 New York Jets / 11th / 93rd pick / 1966
Baltimore Colts / 8th / 120th pick / 1966
34 Bob Baldwin 23 9 0 225 6-1 Clemson 7/7/1943 Rook 0
73 Sam Ball 22 7 0 250 6-4 Kentucky 6/1/1944 Rook 3 New York Jets / 2nd / 14th pick / 1966
Baltimore Colts / 1st / 15th pick / 1966
82 Raymond Berry 33 SE 14 14 187 6-2 Schreiner College,SMU 2/27/1933 11 10 Baltimore Colts / 20th / 232nd pick / 1954
25 Tom Bleick 23 7 0 200 6-2 Georgia Tech 3/21/1943 Rook 3 Baltimore Colts / 9th / 126th pick / 1965
40 Bobby Boyd 29 LCB 14 14 195 5-11 Oklahoma 12/3/1937 6 14 Baltimore Colts / 10th / 119th pick / 1960
81 Ordell Braase* 34 RDE 14 14 245 6-4 South Dakota 3/13/1932 9 12 Baltimore Colts / 14th / 160th pick / 1954
36 Barry Brown 23 10 0 230 6-3 Florida 4/17/1943 Rook 0 Baltimore Colts / 19th / 266th pick / 1965
55 Jackie Burkett 30 14 0 230 6-4 Auburn 12/16/1936 5 5 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 12th pick / 1959
15 Gary Cuozzo 25 qb 7 1 195 6-0 Virginia 4/26/1941 3 2
32 Mike Curtis 23 LLB 12 7 232 6-3 Duke 3/27/1943 1 5 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 14th pick / 1965
Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 21st pick / 1965
35 Ted Davis 24 10 0 232 6-1 Georgia Tech 7/27/1942 2 4 San Diego Chargers / 1st / 8th pick / 1964
Baltimore Colts / 4th / 50th pick / 1964
53 Dennis Gaubatz 26 MLB 13 0 232 6-2 LSU 2/11/1940 3 10 Detroit Lions / 8th / 111th pick / 1963
Boston Patriots / 25th / 199th pick / 1963
42 George Harold 24 12 0 194 6-3 Allen 4/13/1942 Rook 3 Baltimore Colts / 10th / 140th pick / 1965
30 Alvin Haymond 24 PR 14 0 194 6-0 Southern 8/31/1942 2 8 Baltimore Colts / 18th / 246th pick / 1964
45 Jerry Hill 27 11 0 210 5-11 Wyoming 10/12/1939 5 4 Denver Broncos / 2nd / 9th pick / 1961
Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 35th pick / 1961
85 Roy Hilton 23 14 0 240 6-6 Jackson St. 3/23/1943 1 5 Houston Oilers / 8th / 59th pick / 1965
Baltimore Colts / 15th / 210th pick / 1965
49 David Lee 23 P 14 0 230 6-4 Louisiana Tech 11/8/1943 Rook 4
20 Jerry Logan 25 LS 14 0 185 6-1 West Texas A&M 8/27/1941 3 7 Baltimore Colts / 4th / 47th pick / 1963
Oakland Raiders / 9th / 65th pick / 1963
33 Tony Lorick 25 FB 14 0 217 6-1 Arizona St. 5/25/1941 2 6 Oakland Raiders / 1st / 7th pick / 1964
Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1964
43 Lenny Lyles* 30 RCB 14 0 202 6-2 Louisville 1/26/1936 8 10 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 11th pick / 1958
88 John Mackey*+ 25 TE 14 0 224 6-2 Syracuse 9/24/1941 3 10 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 19th pick / 1963
New York Jets / 5th / 35th pick / 1963
89 Gino Marchetti 39 4 0 244 6-4 San Francisco 1/2/1927 14 3 Dallas Texans / 2nd / 14th pick / 1952
41 Tom Matte 27 14 0 214 6-0 Ohio St. 6/14/1939 5 7 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 7th pick / 1961
New York Titans / 5th / 37th pick / 1961
67 Dale Memmelaar 29 12 0 247 6-2 Wyoming 1/15/1937 7 3 Chicago Cardinals / 21st / 242nd pick / 1959
79 Lou Michaels 31 K 14 0 243 6-2 Kentucky 9/28/1935 8 12 Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 4th pick / 1958
76 Fred Miller 26 RDT 14 0 250 6-3 LSU 8/8/1940 3 9 Baltimore Colts / 7th / 93rd pick / 1962
Oakland Raiders / 26th / 201st pick / 1962
24 Lenny Moore 33 HB 13 0 191 6-1 Penn St. 11/25/1933 10 5 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 9th pick / 1956
28 Jimmy Orr 31 FL 13 0 185 5-11 Wake Forest,Clemson,Georgia 10/4/1935 8 8 Los Angeles Rams / 25th / 291st pick / 1957
77 Jim Parker 32 RT 14 0 273 6-3 Ohio St. 4/3/1934 9 7 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 8th pick / 1957
84 Neal Petties 26 10 0 198 6-2 San Diego St. 9/16/1940 2 0 Oakland Raiders / 21st / 161st pick / 1963
Baltimore Colts / 14th / 187th pick / 1963
62 Glenn Ressler 23 13 0 250 6-3 Penn St. 5/21/1943 1 3 Denver Broncos / 3rd / 17th pick / 1965
Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 36th pick / 1965
87 Willie Richardson 27 13 0 198 6-1 Jackson St. 11/17/1939 3 3 New York Jets / 3rd / 19th pick / 1963
Baltimore Colts / 7th / 89th pick / 1963
68 Alex Sandusky 34 RG 14 0 235 6-1 Clarion 8/17/1932 12 7 Baltimore Colts / 16th / 184th pick / 1954
66 Don Shinnick 31 RLB 14 0 232 6-0 UCLA 5/15/1935 9 9 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 20th pick / 1957
74 Billy Ray Sr. Smith 31 LDT 14 13 240 6-4 Auburn,Arkansas 1/27/1935 9 7 Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 26th pick / 1957
47 Al Snyder 25 5 0 196 6-1 Holy Cross 6/20/1941 2 0 Boston Patriots / 23rd / 183rd pick / 1963
31 Steve Stonebreaker 29 4 0 223 6-3 Detroit Mercy 10/28/1937 4 4 Denver Broncos / 34th / 266th pick / 1962
Minnesota Vikings / 12th / 155th pick / 1961
83 Andy Stynchula 27 8 0 252 6-3 Penn St. 1/7/1939 6 4 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 28th pick / 1960
71 Dan Sullivan 27 LG 13 0 250 6-3 Boston Col. 9/1/1939 4 7 Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 37th pick / 1962
San Diego Chargers / 10th / 80th pick / 1962
52 Dick Szymanski 34 C 14 0 233 6-3 Notre Dame 10/7/1932 11 7 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 16th pick / 1955
19 Johnny Unitas* 33 QB 14 13 194 6-1 Louisville 5/7/1933 10 12 Pittsburgh Steelers / 9th / 102nd pick / 1955
72 Bob Vogel 25 LT 14 0 250 6-5 Ohio St. 9/23/1941 3 7 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 5th pick / 1963
Boston Patriots / 3rd / 23rd pick / 1963
46 Jim Welch 28 11 0 196 6-0 SMU 3/17/1938 6 3 Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 34th pick / 1960
86 Butch Wilson 25 14 0 228 6-2 Alabama 9/18/1941 3 0 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 24th pick / 1963
Oakland Raiders / 6th / 41st pick / 1963
Team Total 27.5 14 221.6 6-2.0 4.7