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1973 Denver Broncos

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7-5-2, Finished 3rd in AFC West Division  · 1973 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 2.9, Offense: 5.4, Defense: -2.5, SoS: -1.2, avg is 0.0.

Scored 354 points (25.3/g), 3rd of 26 in the NFL. Allowed 296 points (21.1/g), 15th.
 Differential of 58 points (4.1/g), 9th.  Expected W-L: 8.5-5.5.

Coach: John Ralston (7-5-2)
 Offensive Coordinator: Max Coley
 Defensive Coordinator: Joe Collier

Stadium: Mile High Stadium
 Training Camp: Cal Poly Pomona (Pomona, California)

Team Games & Schedule

Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 16 boxscore W 1-0 Cincinnati Bengals 28 10 23 343 190 153 1 22 344 211 133 1
2 Sun September 23 boxscore L 1-1 San Francisco 49ers 34 36 22 355 240 115 6 16 347 212 135 1
3 Sun September 30 boxscore L 1-2 Chicago Bears 14 33 25 366 295 71 7 19 325 123 202 1
4 Sun October 7 boxscore L 1-3 @ Kansas City Chiefs 14 16 10 270 112 158 1 19 349 170 179 1
5 Sun October 14 boxscore W 2-3 @ Houston Oilers 48 20 21 447 214 233 20 215 98 117 5
6 Mon October 22 boxscore T 2-3-1 Oakland Raiders 23 23 13 216 102 114 2 21 417 270 147 3
7 Sun October 28 boxscore W 3-3-1 @ New York Jets 40 28 20 432 235 197 1 17 315 229 86 3
8 Sun November 4 boxscore T 3-3-2 @ St. Louis Cardinals 17 17 15 294 190 104 1 18 261 168 93 2
9 Sun November 11 boxscore W 4-3-2 San Diego Chargers 30 19 21 413 234 179 3 14 221 101 120 2
10 Sun November 18 boxscore W 5-3-2 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 23 13 20 257 73 184 12 300 217 83 3
11 Sun November 25 boxscore W 6-3-2 Kansas City Chiefs 14 10 12 219 137 82 1 17 242 103 139 2
12 Sun December 2 boxscore L 6-4-2 Dallas Cowboys 10 22 12 229 147 82 3 14 263 189 74
13 Sun December 9 boxscore W 7-4-2 @ San Diego Chargers 42 28 23 423 231 192 14 341 215 126 3
14 Sun December 16 boxscore L 7-5-2 @ Oakland Raiders 17 21 16 209 119 90 3 16 295 134 161 2