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1961 Boston Patriots

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9-4-1, Finished 2nd in AFL East Division  · 1961 AFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 6.2, Offense: 4.8, Defense: 1.4, SoS: -0.9, avg is 0.0.

Scored 413 points (29.5/g), 2nd of 8 in the AFL. Allowed 313 points (22.4/g), 3rd.
 Differential of 100 points (7.1/g), 3rd.  Expected W-L: 9.2-4.8.

Coach: Lou Saban (2-3-0) and Mike Holovak (7-1-1)

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

Team Info

Founder/Principal Owner Billy Sullivan
Head Coach/General Manager Mike Holovak
Defensive Alignment 4-3

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Player PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 413 4214 842 5.0 30 9 25 238 206 420 2539 29 21 5.6 120 389 1675 14 4.3 93
Team Defense 313 4123 873 4.7 42 20 20 243 241 479 3082 27 22 5.9 151 350 1041 9 3.0 72
Lg Rank Offense 2 4 1 1 5 7 5 2 1 4 6 4 6 2
Lg Rank Defense 3 3 6 2 7 6 8 6 8 5 2 1 2 1

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sat September 9 boxscore L 0-1 New York Titans 20 21 14 217 86 131 2 15 276 183 93 3
2 Sat September 16 boxscore W 1-1 Denver Broncos 45 17 19 392 346 46 1 10 270 201 69 4
3 Sat September 23 boxscore W 2-1 @ Buffalo Bills 23 21 15 329 163 166 2 14 175 112 63 2
4 Sun October 1 boxscore L 2-2 @ New York Titans 30 37 11 239 159 80 2 26 353 196 157 3
5 Sat October 7 boxscore L 2-3 San Diego Chargers 27 38 17 253 148 105 3 19 399 315 84 3
6 Fri October 13 boxscore T 2-3-1 Houston Oilers 31 31 20 383 254 129 2 25 540 448 92 2
7 Sun October 22 boxscore W 3-3-1 Buffalo Bills 52 21 18 437 202 235 2 23 275 224 51 5
7 Sun October 29 boxscore W 4-3-1 @ Dallas Texans 18 17 17 312 168 144 2 16 236 169 67 1
9 Fri November 3 boxscore W 5-3-1 Dallas Texans 28 21 19 229 145 84 2 17 364 300 64 3
9 Sun November 12 boxscore L 5-4-1 @ Houston Oilers 15 27 16 252 208 44 3 19 346 177 169 2
11 Fri November 17 boxscore W 6-4-1 Oakland Raiders 20 17 14 225 131 94 2 15 203 164 39 2
13 Sun December 3 boxscore W 7-4-1 @ Denver Broncos 28 24 11 244 173 71 2 19 281 217 64 4
13 Sat December 9 boxscore W 8-4-1 @ Oakland Raiders 35 21 29 407 200 207 2 14 213 186 27 2
14 Sun December 17 boxscore W 9-4-1 @ San Diego Chargers 41 0 18 295 156 139 3 11 192 190 2 6

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk SkYds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
11 Butch Songin 37 qb 14 6 3-2-1 98 212 46.2% 1429 14 6.6 9 4.2 58 6.7 6.2 14.6 102.1 73.0 2 1
15 Babe Parilli 31 QB 14 8 6-2-0 104 198 52.5% 1314 13 6.6 9 4.5 53 6.6 5.9 12.6 93.9 76.5 2 2
14 Tom Yewcic 29 P 14 0 3 8 37.5% 25 1 12.5 2 25.0 18 3.1 -5.6 8.3 1.8 46.4
22 Ron Burton 25 HB 14 0 0 1 0.0% 0 0 0.0 1 100.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0.0 0.0
20 Gino Cappelletti* 27 K/SE 14 0 1 1 100.0% 27 1 100.0 0 0.0 27 27.0 47.0 27.0 1.9 158.3
Team Total 25.7 14 9-4-1 206 420 49.0% 2795 29 6.9 21 5.0 58 6.7 5.8 13.6 199.6 72.9 4 3
Opp Total 14 241 479 50.3% 3490 27 5.6 22 4.6 7.3 6.35 14.5 249.3 74.0 44 408 5.9 5.0 8.4

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Rushing Receiving
No. Player Age Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
32 Billy Lott 27 FB 14 0 100 461 5 38 4.6 32.9 7.1 32 333 10.4 6 47 2.3 23.8 794 11 3
22 Ron Burton 25 HB 14 0 82 260 2 43 3.2 18.6 5.9 13 115 8.8 0 45 0.9 8.2 375 2 3
40 Larry Garron* 24 KR 14 0 69 389 2 85 5.6 27.8 4.9 24 341 14.2 3 51 1.7 24.4 730 5 5
30 Jim Crawford 26 10 0 41 148 0 34 3.6 14.8 4.1 9 85 9.4 0 25 0.9 8.5 233 0 1
15 Babe Parilli 31 QB 14 8 38 183 4 24 4.8 13.1 2.7 183 4 2
24 Mel West 22 4 0 26 90 0 31 3.5 22.5 6.5 5 42 8.4 0 18 1.3 10.5 132 0 1
14 Tom Yewcic 29 P 14 0 11 51 1 13 4.6 3.6 0.8 6 56 9.3 0 46 0.4 4.0 107 1 0
44 Gerhard Schwedes 23 5 0 10 14 0 5 1.4 2.8 2.0 1 21 21.0 0 21 0.2 4.2 35 0 2
11 Butch Songin 37 qb 14 6 8 39 0 11 4.9 2.8 0.6 39 0 4
81 Jim Colclough 25 FL 14 0 3 37 0 16 12.3 2.6 0.2 42 757 18.0 9 58 3.0 54.1 794 9 1
31 Clyde Washington 23 14 0 1 3 0 3 3.0 0.2 0.1 3 0 1
20 Gino Cappelletti* 27 K/SE 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 45 768 17.1 8 53 3.2 54.9 768 8 1
45 Thomas Stephens 26 TE 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 19 186 9.8 2 31 2.1 20.7 186 2 0
24 Joe Johnson 32 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 9 82 9.1 1 21 1.5 13.7 82 1 0
34 Chuck Shonta 24 RCB 8 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 9 9.0 0 9 0.1 1.1 9 0 0
Team Total 25.7 14 389 1675 14 85 4.3 119.6 27.8 206 2795 13.6 29 58 14.7 199.6 4470 43 25
Opp Total 14 350 1041 9 3.0 74.4 25.0 241 3082 12.8 27 17.2 220.1 4123 36 36

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Player Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
33 Fred Bruney* 30 PR/RS 14 0 23 109 0 11 4.7 109
22 Ron Burton 25 HB 14 0 8 128 0 62 16.0 15 401 1 91 26.7 904
40 Larry Garron* 24 KR 14 0 16 438 1 89 27.4 1168
24 Mel West 22 4 0 7 191 0 37 27.3 323
76 Charley Long 23 LT 14 0 4 24 0 11 6.0 24
41 Walter Beach 26 12 0 2 38 0 20 19.0 38
54 Walt Cudzik 29 C 14 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
32 Billy Lott 27 FB 14 0 1 8 0 8 8.0 802
23 Ray Ratkowski 22 1 0 1 17 0 17 17.0 17
44 Gerhard Schwedes 23 5 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 35
45 Thomas Stephens 26 TE 9 0 1 6 0 6 6.0 192
48 Don Webb 22 LCB 14 0 1 21 0 21 21.0 21
Team Total 25.7 14 32 245 0 62 7.7 49 1136 2 91 23.2 5851
Opp Total 14 12 198 1 16.5 53 1255 1 23.7

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring Punting
No. Player Age Pos G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
20 Gino Cappelletti* 27 K/SE 14 0 3 3 7 3 14 9 8 2 32 17 53.1%% 50 48 96.0%%
14 Tom Yewcic 29 P 14 0 64 2406 64 2 37.6
Team Total 25.7 14 3 3 7 3 14 9 8 2 32 17 53.1%% 50 48 96.0%% 64 2406 64 2 37.6
Opp Total 14 23 9 39.1%% 40 40 100.0%% 71 2890 40.7

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
No. Player Age Pos G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
89 Bob Dee* 28 LDE 14 14 0 0 5 0 0
40 Larry Garron* 24 KR 14 0 0 5 0 0 0
31 Clyde Washington 23 14 0 4 45 0 33 0 0 1 0 0 0
48 Don Webb 22 LCB 14 0 5 153 2 59 0
53 Tom Addison*+ 25 LLB 14 0 4 17 0 10 0
11 Butch Songin 37 qb 14 6 0 4 0 0 0
22 Ron Burton 25 HB 14 0 0 3 0 0 0
32 Billy Lott 27 FB 14 0 0 3 0 0 0
33 Fred Bruney* 30 PR/RS 14 0 2 20 0 12 0
23 Ron Hall 24 LS 9 0 2 12 0 12 0
15 Babe Parilli 31 QB 14 8 0 2 0 0 1
51 Frank Robotti 22 12 0 2 18 0 11 0
44 Gerhard Schwedes 23 5 0 0 2 0 0 0
41 Walter Beach 26 12 0 1 37 0 37 0
20 Gino Cappelletti* 27 K/SE 14 0 0 1 0 0 0
81 Jim Colclough 25 FL 14 0 0 1 0 0 0
30 Jim Crawford 26 10 0 0 1 0 0 0
60 Rommie Loudd 28 RLB 13 0 1 12 0 12 0
23 Ray Ratkowski 22 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
34 Chuck Shonta 24 RCB 8 0 1 12 0 12 0
24 Mel West 22 4 0 0 1 0 0 0
Team Total 25.7 14 22 326 2 59 0 0 25 5 0 3
Opp Total 14 33 36 16

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
20 Gino Cappelletti* 27 K/SE 14 0 8 8 48 17 147
32 Billy Lott 27 FB 14 0 5 6 11 66
81 Jim Colclough 25 FL 14 0 9 9 54
40 Larry Garron* 24 KR 14 0 2 3 1 6 36
15 Babe Parilli 31 QB 14 8 4 1 5 1 32
48 Don Webb 22 LCB 14 0 1 2 1 4 24
22 Ron Burton 25 HB 14 0 2 1 3 18
45 Thomas Stephens 26 TE 9 0 2 1 3 18
24 Joe Johnson 32 6 0 1 1 6
61 Leroy Moore 26 14 0 1 1 6
14 Tom Yewcic 29 P 14 0 1 1 6
Team Total 25.7 14 14 29 2 3 2 2 52 1 48 17 413
Opp Total 14 9 27 1 1 1 1 40 9 313

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1961-09-09 NYT L, 20-21 2 1 rush Babe Parilli 1 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
2 1961-09-09 NYT L, 20-21 3 10 pass Gino Cappelletti 10 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
3 1961-09-16 DEN W, 45-17 2 14 pass Jim Colclough 14 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
4 1961-09-16 DEN W, 45-17 3 52 pass Gino Cappelletti 52 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
5 1961-09-16 DEN W, 45-17 3 18 pass Jim Colclough 18 yard pass from Tom Yewcic (Gino Cappelletti kick)
6 1961-09-16 DEN W, 45-17 3 8 pass Thomas Stephens 8 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
7 1961-09-16 DEN W, 45-17 4 1 rush Tom Yewcic 1 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
8 1961-09-16 DEN W, 45-17 4 28 pass Billy Lott 28 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
9 1961-09-23 @ BUF W, 23-21 3 67 rush Larry Garron 67 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
10 1961-09-23 @ BUF W, 23-21 3 1 pass Thomas Stephens 1 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
11 1961-10-01 @ NYT L, 30-37 3 27 pass Larry Garron 27 yard pass from Gino Cappelletti (Gino Cappelletti kick)
12 1961-10-01 @ NYT L, 30-37 3 33 pass Jim Colclough 33 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
13 1961-10-01 @ NYT L, 30-37 4 32 pass Gino Cappelletti 32 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
14 1961-10-07 SDG L, 27-38 2 1 rush Billy Lott 1 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
15 1961-10-07 SDG L, 27-38 2 17 fumble Thomas Stephens 17 yard fumble return (Gino Cappelletti kick)
16 1961-10-07 SDG L, 27-38 3 30 pass Jim Colclough 30 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
17 1961-10-07 SDG L, 27-38 4 47 pass Gino Cappelletti 47 yard pass from Babe Parilli
18 1961-10-13 HOU T, 31-31 1 1 rush Babe Parilli 1 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
19 1961-10-13 HOU T, 31-31 3 89 kickoff Larry Garron 89 yard kickoff return (Gino Cappelletti kick)
20 1961-10-13 HOU T, 31-31 3 1 rush Ron Burton 1 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
21 1961-10-13 HOU T, 31-31 4 3 pass Gino Cappelletti 3 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
22 1961-10-22 BUF W, 52-21 1 14 pass Billy Lott 14 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
23 1961-10-22 BUF W, 52-21 1 58 pass Jim Colclough 58 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
24 1961-10-22 BUF W, 52-21 2 43 pass Billy Lott 43 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
25 1961-10-22 BUF W, 52-21 2 26 interception Don Webb 26 yard interception return (Gino Cappelletti kick)
26 1961-10-22 BUF W, 52-21 2 5 pass Gino Cappelletti 5 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
27 1961-10-22 BUF W, 52-21 3 25 pass Billy Lott 25 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
28 1961-10-22 BUF W, 52-21 4 85 rush Larry Garron 85 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
29 1961-10-29 @ DTX W, 18-17 2 40 fumble Don Webb 40 yard fumble return (Gino Cappelletti kick)
30 1961-10-29 @ DTX W, 18-17 4 4 pass Joe Johnson 4 yard pass from Butch Songin (two point run successful)
31 1961-11-03 DTX W, 28-21 1 14 pass Jim Colclough 14 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
32 1961-11-03 DTX W, 28-21 1 7 pass Gino Cappelletti 7 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
33 1961-11-03 DTX W, 28-21 3 1 fumble Babe Parilli 1 yard fumble return (Gino Cappelletti kick)
34 1961-11-03 DTX W, 28-21 3 91 kickoff Ron Burton 91 yard kickoff return (Gino Cappelletti kick)
35 1961-11-12 @ HOU L, 15-27 2 3 pass Jim Colclough 3 yard pass from Butch Songin
36 1961-11-12 @ HOU L, 15-27 4 1 rush Babe Parilli 1 yard rush (run failed)
37 1961-11-17 OAK W, 20-17 1 6 rush Ron Burton 6 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
38 1961-11-17 OAK W, 20-17 4 0 fumble Leroy Moore 0 yard fumble return (Gino Cappelletti kick)
39 1961-12-03 @ DEN W, 28-24 1 1 rush Billy Lott 1 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
40 1961-12-03 @ DEN W, 28-24 1 6 pass Billy Lott 6 yard pass from Butch Songin (Gino Cappelletti kick)
41 1961-12-03 @ DEN W, 28-24 4 51 pass Larry Garron 51 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
42 1961-12-03 @ DEN W, 28-24 4 7 rush Babe Parilli 7 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
43 1961-12-09 @ OAK W, 35-21 1 5 pass Jim Colclough 5 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
44 1961-12-09 @ OAK W, 35-21 2 1 rush Billy Lott 1 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
45 1961-12-09 @ OAK W, 35-21 2 18 pass Billy Lott 18 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
46 1961-12-09 @ OAK W, 35-21 3 3 rush Billy Lott 3 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
47 1961-12-09 @ OAK W, 35-21 4 8 pass Larry Garron 8 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
48 1961-12-17 @ SDG W, 41-0 1 33 pass Jim Colclough 33 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
49 1961-12-17 @ SDG W, 41-0 1 31 interception Don Webb 31 yard interception return (Gino Cappelletti kick)
50 1961-12-17 @ SDG W, 41-0 2 5 rush Billy Lott 5 yard rush (Gino Cappelletti kick)
51 1961-12-17 @ SDG W, 41-0 3 7 pass Gino Cappelletti 7 yard pass from Babe Parilli (Gino Cappelletti kick)
52 1961-12-17 @ SDG W, 41-0 4 20 blocked punt Don Webb 20 yard blocked punt return (Gino Cappelletti kick)

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1961-09-09 NYT W, 21-20 1 2 rush Al Dorow 2 yard rush (Bill Shockley kick)
2 1961-09-09 NYT W, 21-20 2 16 pass Thurlow Cooper 16 yard pass from Al Dorow (Bill Shockley kick)
3 1961-09-09 NYT W, 21-20 4 37 pass Don Maynard 37 yard pass from Al Dorow (Bill Shockley kick)
4 1961-09-16 DEN L, 17-45 3 69 pass Gene Mingo 69 yard pass from Frank Tripucka (Jack Hill kick)
5 1961-09-16 DEN L, 17-45 4 3 pass Lionel Taylor 3 yard pass from Frank Tripucka (Jack Hill kick)
6 1961-09-23 @ BUF L, 21-23 1 1 rush Wray Carlton 1 yard rush (Billy Atkins kick)
7 1961-09-23 @ BUF L, 21-23 3 1 rush M.C. Reynolds 1 yard rush (Billy Atkins kick)
8 1961-09-23 @ BUF L, 21-23 4 10 pass Elbert Dubenion 10 yard pass from M.C. Reynolds (Billy Atkins kick)
9 1961-10-01 @ NYT W, 37-30 2 2 rush Bill Mathis 2 yard rush (Bill Shockley kick)
10 1961-10-01 @ NYT W, 37-30 2 5 pass Thurlow Cooper 5 yard pass from Al Dorow (pass failed)
11 1961-10-01 @ NYT W, 37-30 2 4 pass Art Powell 4 yard pass from Bob Scrabis (Bill Shockley kick)
12 1961-10-01 @ NYT W, 37-30 4 2 rush Bill Mathis 2 yard rush (Bill Shockley kick)
13 1961-10-01 @ NYT W, 37-30 4 13 pass Don Maynard 13 yard pass from Al Dorow (Dick Guesman kick)
14 1961-10-07 SDG W, 38-27 1 12 pass Luther Hayes 12 yard pass from Jack Kemp (George Blair kick)
15 1961-10-07 SDG W, 38-27 2 35 blocked punt Bob Zeman 35 yard blocked punt return (George Blair kick)
16 1961-10-07 SDG W, 38-27 2 75 pass Dave Kocourek 75 yard pass from Jack Kemp (George Blair kick)
17 1961-10-07 SDG W, 38-27 2 30 pass Don Norton 30 yard pass from Jack Kemp (George Blair kick)
18 1961-10-07 SDG W, 38-27 4 3 rush Jack Kemp 3 yard rush (George Blair kick)
19 1961-10-13 HOU T, 31-31 2 44 pass Bill Groman 44 yard pass from Jacky Lee (George Blanda kick)
20 1961-10-13 HOU T, 31-31 2 48 pass Charley Hennigan 48 yard pass from Jacky Lee (George Blanda kick)
21 1961-10-13 HOU T, 31-31 3 2 rush Charley Tolar 2 yard rush (George Blanda kick)
22 1961-10-13 HOU T, 31-31 4 2 rush Billy Cannon 2 yard rush (George Blanda kick)
23 1961-10-22 BUF L, 21-52 4 4 pass Perry Richards 4 yard pass from Warren Rabb (Billy Atkins kick)
24 1961-10-22 BUF L, 21-52 4 9 pass Tom Rychlec 9 yard pass from Warren Rabb (Billy Atkins kick)
25 1961-10-22 BUF L, 21-52 4 21 pass Tom Rychlec 21 yard pass from Warren Rabb (Billy Atkins kick)
26 1961-10-29 @ DTX L, 17-18 3 10 pass Max Boydston 10 yard pass from Cotton Davidson (Ben Agajanian kick)
27 1961-10-29 @ DTX L, 17-18 4 24 pass Chris Burford 24 yard pass from Cotton Davidson (Ben Agajanian kick)
28 1961-11-03 DTX L, 21-28 1 42 pass Chris Burford 42 yard pass from Cotton Davidson (Ben Agajanian kick)
29 1961-11-03 DTX L, 21-28 2 3 rush Abner Haynes 3 yard rush (Ben Agajanian kick)
30 1961-11-03 DTX L, 21-28 3 40 pass Bo Dickinson 40 yard pass from Cotton Davidson (Ben Agajanian kick)
31 1961-11-12 @ HOU W, 27-15 1 17 pass Bill Groman 17 yard pass from George Blanda (George Blanda kick)
32 1961-11-12 @ HOU W, 27-15 2 12 fumble Doug Cline 12 yard fumble return (George Blanda kick)
33 1961-11-12 @ HOU W, 27-15 4 6 pass Willard Dewveall 6 yard pass from Jacky Lee (George Blanda kick)
34 1961-11-17 OAK L, 17-20 2 31 pass Charlie Hardy 31 yard pass from Tom Flores (George Fleming kick)
35 1961-11-17 OAK L, 17-20 2 5 pass Doug Asad 5 yard pass from Tom Flores (George Fleming kick)
36 1961-12-03 @ DEN L, 24-28 2 23 pass Donnie Stone 23 yard pass from Frank Tripucka (Jack Hill kick)
37 1961-12-03 @ DEN L, 24-28 4 55 punt Al Frazier 55 yard punt return (Gene Mingo kick)
38 1961-12-03 @ DEN L, 24-28 4 90 kickoff Al Frazier 90 yard kickoff return (Gene Mingo kick)
39 1961-12-09 @ OAK L, 21-35 1 36 pass Bob Coolbaugh 36 yard pass from Tom Flores (George Fleming kick)
40 1961-12-09 @ OAK L, 21-35 3 54 pass Jerry Burch 54 yard pass from Tom Flores (George Fleming kick)
41 1961-12-09 @ OAK L, 21-35 4 35 interception Riley Morris 35 yard interception return (George Fleming kick)