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1960 Boston Patriots

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5-9-0, Finished 4th in AFL East Division  · 1960 AFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -3.9, Offense: -3.7, Defense: -0.2, SoS: 0.6, avg is 0.0.

Scored 286 points (20.4/g), 8th of 8 in the AFL. Allowed 349 points (24.9/g), 5th.
 Differential of -63 points (-4.5/g), 6th.  Expected W-L: 5.4-8.6.

Coach: Lou Saban (5-9-0)

Stadium: Nickerson Field
 Training Camp: University of Massachusetts (Amherst, Massachusetts)

Starters

Hide Non-primary Starters · ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Butch Songin 36 Rook 12 187 for 392, 2,476 yards, 22 td, 15 int, & 11 rushes for 40 yards and 2 td Cleveland Browns / 19th / 247th pick / 1950
HB Dick Christy 25 2 0 78 rushes for 363 yards, 3 td, & 26 catches for 268 yards and 2 td Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 27th pick / 1958
FB Alan Miller 23 Rook 0 101 rushes for 416 yards, 2 td, & 29 catches for 284 yards and 2 td Philadelphia Eagles / 19th / 219th pick / 1959
FL Jim Colclough 24 Rook 0 49 catches for 666 yards, 9 td Washington Redskins / 30th / 353rd pick / 1959
SE Oscar Lofton 22 Rook 0 19 catches for 360 yards, 4 td
TE Thomas Stephens 25 Rook 0 22 catches for 320 yards, 3 td Baltimore Colts / 11th / 132nd pick / 1959
LT George McGee 25 Rook 0 Detroit Lions / 16th / 184th pick / 1959
LG Charley Leo 26 Rook 0
C Walt Cudzik 28 6 0 Washington Redskins / 18th / 212th pick / 1954
RG Jack Davis 28 Rook 0 Washington Redskins / 15th / 174th pick / 1958
RT Jerry DeLucca 24 1 0 Chicago Bears / 7th / 84th pick / 1957
 Defensive Starters
LDE Bob Dee 27 3 14 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Washington Redskins / 19th / 220th pick / 1955
LDT Harry Jagielski 29 4 0 Washington Redskins / 7th / 80th pick / 1954
RDT Hal Smith 25 Rook 0 Chicago Cardinals / 18th / 214th pick / 1957
RDE Tony Sardisco 28 4 0 San Francisco 49ers / 6th / 64th pick / 1956
LLB Tom Addison 24 Rook 0 Baltimore Colts / 12th / 141st pick / 1958
MLB Bill Brown 24 Rook 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Chicago Bears / 9th / 108th pick / 1957
RLB Jack Rudolph 22 Rook 0 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 17th / 197th pick / 1959
LCB Clyde Washington 22 Rook 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Cleveland Browns / 10th / 116th pick / 1960
RCB Gino Cappelletti 26 Rook 0 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
LS Fred Bruney 29 7 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 35th pick / 1953
RS Ross O'Hanley 21 Rook 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
 Special Teams Starters
K Gino Cappelletti 26 Rook 0 8 of 21 field goals & 30 of 32 extra points
P Tom Greene Rook 2 61 punts for a 37.3 average, 1 blocked
PR Billy Wells 29 6 0 12 punt returns for a 5.5 average and 0 td Washington Redskins / 5th / 56th pick / 1954
KR Dick Christy 25 2 0 24 kick returns for a 25.7 average and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 27th pick / 1958

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
53 Tom Addison 24 LLB 11 0 230 6-2 South Carolina 4/12/1936 Rook 6 Baltimore Colts / 12th / 141st pick / 1958
85 Jack Atchason 24 1 0 215 6-4 West. Illinois 11/16/1936 Rook 0
26 Walter Beach 25 6 0 190 6-0 Central Michigan 1/31/1935 Rook 4 New York Giants / 15th / 180th pick / 1960
52 Phil Bennett 25 2 0 225 6-3 Miami (FL) 2/14/1935 Rook 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 19th / 221st pick / 1957
34 Joe Biscaha 23 1 0 190 6-1 Richmond 6/1/1937 1 0 New York Giants / 27th / 323rd pick / 1959
54 Bill Brown 24 MLB 14 0 230 6-1 Bridgeport,Syracuse 4/25/1936 Rook 6 Chicago Bears / 9th / 108th pick / 1957
33 Fred Bruney 29 LS 12 0 184 5-10 Ohio St. 12/30/1931 7 6 Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 35th pick / 1953
22 Ron Burton 24 13 0 190 5-10 Northwestern 7/25/1936 Rook 4 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 9th pick / 1960
20 Gino Cappelletti 26 K 14 0 190 6-0 Minnesota 3/26/1934 Rook 10
23 Dick Christy 25 HB 13 0 191 5-10 North Carolina St. 11/24/1935 2 6 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 27th pick / 1958
62 Abe Cohen 27 14 0 230 6-0 Tenn-Chattanooga 3/23/1933 Rook 3 New York Giants / 26th / 308th pick / 1955
81 Jim Colclough 24 FL 14 0 185 6-0 Boston Col. 3/31/1936 Rook 7 Washington Redskins / 30th / 353rd pick / 1959
30 Jim Crawford 25 14 0 205 6-1 Wyoming 8/26/1935 Rook 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 14th / 163rd pick / 1957
77 Bobby Cross 29 4 0 240 6-4 S.F. Austin 4/4/1931 8 2 Chicago Bears / 9th / 104th pick / 1952
34 Jake Crouthamel 22 2 0 195 6-0 Dartmouth 6/27/1938 Rook 0
72 Al Crow 28 3 0 260 6-7 William & Mary 8/20/1932 Rook 3 New York Giants / 28th / 332nd pick / 1955
56 Walt Cudzik 28 C 14 0 231 6-2 Purdue 2/21/1932 6 5 Washington Redskins / 18th / 212th pick / 1954
77 Bill Danenhauer 26 3 0 245 6-5 Emporia St. 6/3/1934 Rook 3 Baltimore Colts / 17th / 199th pick / 1956
Jack Davis 28 RG 14 0 225 6-0 Maryland 3/12/1932 Rook 5 Washington Redskins / 15th / 174th pick / 1958
89 Bob Dee 27 LDE 14 14 248 6-3 Holy Cross 5/18/1933 3 7 Washington Redskins / 19th / 220th pick / 1955
74 Jerry DeLucca 24 RT 12 0 247 6-2 Tennessee,Middle Tenn. St. 7/17/1936 1 5 Chicago Bears / 7th / 84th pick / 1957
15 Tom Dimitroff 25 3 0 200 5-11 Miami (OH) 6/6/1935 Rook 0 Cleveland Browns / 25th / 294th pick / 1957
76 Tony Discenzo 24 3 0 240 6-5 Michigan St. 2/3/1936 Rook 2
40 Larry Garron 23 4 0 195 6-0 West. Illinois 5/23/1937 Rook 0
45 Jerry Green 24 2 0 190 6-0 Georgia Tech 4/16/1936 Rook 1
14 Tom Greene P 10 2 190 6-1 Holy Cross Rook 2
67 Art Hauser 31 8 0 237 6-0 Xavier (OH) 6/19/1929 6 3 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 58th pick / 1954
79 Jim Lee Hunt 22 6 0 255 5-11 Prairie View 10/5/1938 Rook 3 St. Louis Cardinals / 16th / 181st pick / 1960
83 Harry Jacobs 23 14 0 226 6-1 Bradley 2/4/1937 Rook 5 Detroit Lions / 11th / 125th pick / 1959
73 Harry Jagielski 29 LDT 14 0 257 6-0 Indiana 12/25/1931 4 6 Washington Redskins / 7th / 80th pick / 1954
24 Joe Johnson 31 7 0 185 6-0 Boston Col. 11/3/1929 6 2 Green Bay Packers / 11th / 127th pick / 1953
34 Bill Larson 1 0 190 5-10 Illinois Wesleyan Rook 0
60 Bob Lee 25 8 0 245 6-1 Missouri 7/4/1935 Rook 3
63 Charley Leo 26 LG 13 0 240 6-0 Indiana 8/29/1934 Rook 5
24 Walt Livingston 26 3 0 185 6-0 Heidelberg 9/12/1934 Rook 0 Baltimore Colts / 20th / 234th pick / 1957
86 Oscar Lofton 22 SE 14 0 218 6-6 SE Louisiana 4/2/1938 Rook 4
87 Mike Long 22 2 0 188 6-0 Brandeis 10/29/1938 Rook 0
85 Don McComb 26 1 0 240 6-4 Villanova 3/24/1934 Rook 3 New York Giants / 21st / 249th pick / 1956
75 George McGee 25 LT 14 0 255 6-2 Southern 10/7/1935 Rook 5 Detroit Lions / 16th / 184th pick / 1959
32 Alan Miller 23 FB 14 0 219 6-0 Boston Col. 6/19/1937 Rook 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 19th / 219th pick / 1959
25 Ross O'Hanley 21 RS 14 0 183 6-0 Boston Col. 2/16/1939 Rook 7
79 Al Richardson 25 3 0 250 6-3 Grambling St. 2/1/1935 Rook 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 26th / 302nd pick / 1957
80 Jack Rudolph 22 RLB 8 0 225 6-3 Georgia Tech 3/21/1938 Rook 6 Detroit Lions / 17th / 197th pick / 1959
64 Tony Sardisco 28 RDE 13 0 226 6-2 Tulane 12/5/1932 4 6 San Francisco 49ers / 6th / 64th pick / 1956
44 Gerhard Schwedes 22 2 0 205 6-1 Syracuse 4/23/1938 Rook 0 Baltimore Colts / 4th / 47th pick / 1960
34 Chuck Shonta 23 14 0 200 6-0 East. Michigan 8/29/1937 Rook 4
70 Hal Smith 25 RDT 10 0 250 6-5 UCLA 10/3/1935 Rook 6 Chicago Cardinals / 18th / 214th pick / 1957
42 Bob Soltis 24 14 0 205 6-2 Minnesota 4/1/1936 Rook 4 New York Giants / 16th / 190th pick / 1959
11 Butch Songin 36 QB 14 12 190 6-2 Boston Col. 5/11/1924 Rook 9 Cleveland Browns / 19th / 247th pick / 1950
45 Thomas Stephens 25 TE 9 0 215 6-2 Syracuse 8/29/1935 Rook 3 Baltimore Colts / 11th / 132nd pick / 1959
72 Bill Striegel 24 5 0 235 6-2 Pacific 5/28/1936 1 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 88th pick / 1958
31 Clyde Washington 22 LCB 13 0 197 6-1 Purdue 3/21/1938 Rook 6 Cleveland Browns / 10th / 116th pick / 1960
41 Billy Wells 29 PR 12 0 180 5-9 Michigan St. 12/7/1931 6 3 Washington Redskins / 5th / 56th pick / 1954
10 Harvey White 22 9 0 191 6-1 Clemson 3/3/1938 Rook 0
Team Total 24.3 14 215.8 6-1.2 1.0