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1961 Dallas Texans

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6-8-0, AFL West Division  · 1961 AFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -0.6, Offense: -0.6, Defense: 0.0, SoS: 0.1, avg is 0.0.

Scored 334 points (23.9/g), 4th of 8 in the AFL. Allowed 343 points (24.5/g), 5th.
 Differential of -9 points (-0.6/g), 4th.  Expected W-L: 6.8-7.2.

Coach: Hank Stram (6-8-0)

Stadium: Cotton Bowl
 Training Camp: Southern Methodist University (Dallas, Texas)

Team Games & Schedule

Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 10 boxscore L 0-1 San Diego Chargers 10 26 16 292 83 209 6 17 365 167 198 2
3 Sun September 24 boxscore W 1-1 @ Oakland Raiders 42 35 21 462 273 189 2 17 307 215 92 1
3 Sun October 1 boxscore W 2-1 Houston Oilers 26 21 27 528 130 398 15 353 249 104 5
5 Sun October 8 boxscore W 3-1 @ Denver Broncos 19 12 18 230 39 191 1 19 271 214 57 6
6 Sun October 15 boxscore L 3-2 @ Buffalo Bills 24 27 11 193 164 29 3 15 362 197 165 3
6 Sun October 22 boxscore L 3-3 @ Houston Oilers 7 38 13 296 170 126 2 23 475 315 160
7 Sun October 29 boxscore L 3-4 Boston Patriots 17 18 16 236 169 67 1 17 312 168 144 2
9 Fri November 3 boxscore L 3-5 @ Boston Patriots 21 28 17 364 300 64 3 19 229 145 84 2
9 Sun November 12 boxscore L 3-6 Buffalo Bills 20 30 16 280 195 85 6 15 169 69 100 3
11 Sun November 19 boxscore L 3-7 @ San Diego Chargers 14 24 17 288 180 108 3 13 338 335 3 3
11 Sun November 26 boxscore W 4-7 Oakland Raiders 43 11 20 495 211 284 4 14 254 187 67 5
12 Sun December 3 boxscore L 4-8 @ New York Titans 7 28 16 357 271 86 7 16 393 266 127 2
13 Sun December 10 boxscore W 5-8 Denver Broncos 49 21 23 413 265 148 3 19 219 199 20 5
14 Sun December 17 boxscore W 6-8 New York Titans 35 24 16 325 126 199 4 19 255 51 204 4