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1964 Houston Oilers

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4-10-0, AFL East Division  · 1964 AFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -2.8, Offense: -0.8, Defense: -2.0, SoS: 0.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 310 points (22.1/g), 5th of 8 in the AFL. Allowed 355 points (25.4/g), 7th.
 Differential of -45 points (-3.2/g), 6th.  Expected W-L: 5.9-8.1.

Coach: Sammy Baugh (4-10-0)

Stadium: Jeppesen Stadium
 Training Camp: Houston Oilers Training Facility (Houston, Texas)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB George Blanda 37 15 13 262 for 505, 3,287 yards, 17 td, 27 int, & 4 rushes for -2 yards and 0 td Chicago Bears / 12th / 119th pick / 1949
HB Sid Blanks* 24 Rook 0 145 rushes for 756 yards, 6 td, & 56 catches for 497 yards and 1 td Houston Oilers / 5th / 38th pick / 1964
Chicago Bears / 3rd / 42nd pick / 1964
FB Charley Tolar 27 4 0 139 rushes for 515 yards, 4 td, & 35 catches for 244 yards and 0 td Pittsburgh Steelers / 27th / 319th pick / 1959
WR Charley Frazier 25 2 0 29 catches for 404 yards, 1 td, & 1 rush for -4 yards and 0 td
WR Charley Hennigan*+ 29 4 0 101 catches for 1,546 yards, 8 td
TE Willard Dewveall 28 5 0 38 catches for 552 yards, 4 td Chicago Bears / 2nd / 18th pick / 1958
LT Walt Suggs 25 2 0 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 24th pick / 1961
LG Bob Talamini* 25 4 0
C Tom Goode 26 2 0 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 16th pick / 1961
Detroit Lions / 17th / 234th pick / 1961
RG John Wittenborn 28 6 0 San Francisco 49ers / 17th / 203rd pick / 1958
RT Sonny Bishop 25 2 0 San Diego Chargers / 11th / 88th pick / 1962
Cleveland Browns / 18th / 249th pick / 1962
 Defensive Starters
LDE Scott Appleton 22 Rook 0 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 4th pick / 1964
Houston Oilers / 1st / 6th pick / 1964
LDT Bud McFadin 36 12 0 Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 11th pick / 1951
RDT Ed Husmann 33 11 0 Chicago Cardinals / 9th / 99th pick / 1953
RDE Don Floyd 26 4 0 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1960
LLB Danny Brabham 23 1 0 Houston Oilers / 1st / 6th pick / 1963
St. Louis Cardinals / 3rd / 30th pick / 1963
MLB Doug Cline 26 4 0 New York Giants / 14th / 168th pick / 1960
RLB Johnny Baker 23 1 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 37th pick / 1963
Houston Oilers / 7th / 54th pick / 1963
LCB Pete Jaquess* 24 Rook 0 8 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 20th / 158th pick / 1964
RCB Bobby Jancik 24 2 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 19th / 151st pick / 1962
LS W.K. Hicks 22 Rook 0 5 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
RS Fred Glick* 27 5 0 5 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Chicago Cardinals / 23rd / 266th pick / 1959
 Special Teams Starters
K George Blanda 37 15 13 13 of 29 field goals & 37 of 38 extra points Chicago Bears / 12th / 119th pick / 1949
P Jim Norton 26 4 0 55 punts for a 41.2 average, 2 blocked Detroit Lions / 7th / 75th pick / 1960
PR Bobby Jancik 24 2 0 12 punt returns for a 18.3 average and 1 td Houston Oilers / 19th / 151st pick / 1962
KR Bobby Jancik 24 2 0 21 kick returns for a 23.2 average and 0 td Houston Oilers / 19th / 151st pick / 1962

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
70 Scott Appleton 22 LDE 14 0 260 6-3 Texas 2/20/1942 Rook 3 Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 4th pick / 1964
Houston Oilers / 1st / 6th pick / 1964
84 Johnny Baker 23 RLB 14 0 230 6-3 Mississippi St. 3/15/1941 1 6 Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 37th pick / 1963
Houston Oilers / 7th / 54th pick / 1963
66 Sonny Bishop 25 RT 14 0 245 6-2 Fresno St. 10/1/1939 2 5 San Diego Chargers / 11th / 88th pick / 1962
Cleveland Browns / 18th / 249th pick / 1962
16 George Blanda 37 K 14 13 215 6-2 Kentucky 9/17/1927 15 12 Chicago Bears / 12th / 119th pick / 1949
42 Sid Blanks* 24 HB 14 0 200 6-1 Texas A&M-Kingsville 4/29/1940 Rook 10 Houston Oilers / 5th / 38th pick / 1964
Chicago Bears / 3rd / 42nd pick / 1964
85 Danny Brabham 23 LLB 13 0 235 6-4 Arkansas 2/25/1941 1 5 Houston Oilers / 1st / 6th pick / 1963
St. Louis Cardinals / 3rd / 30th pick / 1963
25 Ode Burrell 25 7 0 190 6-0 Mississippi St. 9/15/1939 Rook 2 Houston Oilers / 4th / 30th pick / 1964
Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 36th pick / 1964
31 Doug Cline 26 MLB 14 0 230 6-2 Clemson 3/22/1938 4 6 New York Giants / 14th / 168th pick / 1960
89 Dobie Craig 26 7 0 200 6-5 Baylor,Howard Payne 2/14/1938 2 0
80 Gary Cutsinger 24 14 0 245 6-5 Oklahoma St. 2/4/1940 2 3 Houston Oilers / 4th / 30th pick / 1962
Green Bay Packers / 7th / 98th pick / 1962
88 Willard Dewveall 28 TE 14 0 224 6-4 SMU 4/29/1936 5 5 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 18th pick / 1958
86 Stan Fanning 27 5 0 270 6-7 Idaho 11/22/1937 4 2 Chicago Bears / 11th / 128th pick / 1960
71 Staley Faulkner 23 1 0 245 6-3 Texas 4/2/1941 Rook 2 Houston Oilers / 21st / 166th pick / 1963
Cleveland Browns / 14th / 191st pick / 1963
75 Don Floyd 26 RDE 14 0 245 6-3 TCU 7/10/1938 4 6 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1960
53 Jerry Fowler 24 4 0 255 6-3 NW State (LA) 4/26/1940 Rook 2
28 Charley Frazier 25 WR 11 0 190 6-0 Texas Southern 8/12/1939 2 4
83 Willie Frazier 22 14 0 245 6-4 Ark-Pine Bluff 6/19/1942 Rook 2
55 John Frongillo 25 14 0 255 6-3 Baylor 10/12/1939 2 3 Cleveland Browns / 8th / 111th pick / 1961
Houston Oilers / 28th / 224th pick / 1961
27 Fred Glick* 27 RS 14 0 195 6-1 Colorado St. 2/25/1937 5 7 Chicago Cardinals / 23rd / 266th pick / 1959
68 Tom Goode 26 C 14 0 245 6-3 Mississippi St. 12/1/1938 2 5 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 16th pick / 1961
Detroit Lions / 17th / 234th pick / 1961
87 Charley Hennigan*+ 29 WR 14 0 187 6-1 LSU,NW State (LA) 3/19/1935 4 14
33 W.K. Hicks 22 LS 14 0 195 6-1 Texas Southern 7/14/1942 Rook 6
34 Dalton Hoffman 23 5 0 207 6-0 Baylor 12/23/1941 Rook 0
82 Ed Husmann 33 RDT 14 0 245 6-2 Nebraska 8/6/1931 11 6 Chicago Cardinals / 9th / 99th pick / 1953
46 Bobby Jackson 24 6 0 238 6-3 New Mexico St. 3/16/1940 2 0 St. Louis Cardinals / 2nd / 19th pick / 1962
San Diego Chargers / 7th / 56th pick / 1962
23 Bobby Jancik 24 KR 14 0 178 5-11 Lamar 2/9/1940 2 7 Houston Oilers / 19th / 151st pick / 1962
47 Pete Jaquess* 24 LCB 14 0 185 6-0 East. New Mexico 12/25/1940 Rook 11 Houston Oilers / 20th / 158th pick / 1964
72 Bob Kelly 24 1 0 270 6-2 New Mexico St. 8/18/1940 3 2 Houston Oilers / 22nd / 176th pick / 1961
72 Jack Klotz 32 8 0 260 6-4 Widener 12/5/1932 4 2 Los Angeles Rams / 18th / 216th pick / 1956
64 Bud McFadin 36 LDT 14 0 260 6-3 Texas 8/21/1928 12 6 Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 11th pick / 1951
81 Bob McLeod 26 14 0 240 6-4 Abilene Christian 11/10/1938 3 1 Houston Oilers / 12th / 96th pick / 1961
Chicago Bears / 13th / 173rd pick / 1961
22 Benny Nelson 23 14 0 185 6-0 Alabama 4/1/1941 Rook 3 Detroit Lions / 5th / 61st pick / 1964
Houston Oilers / 12th / 94th pick / 1964
43 Jim Norton 26 P 14 0 190 6-3 Idaho 10/20/1938 4 1 Detroit Lions / 7th / 75th pick / 1960
52 Sammy Odom 23 14 0 235 6-2 NW State (LA) 11/13/1941 Rook 3 Houston Oilers / 10th / 78th pick / 1964
Cleveland Browns / 7th / 95th pick / 1964
45 Larry Onesti 26 6 0 195 6-0 Northwestern 11/12/1938 2 2 Houston Oilers / 9th / 71st pick / 1962
Chicago Bears / 8th / 110th pick / 1962
30 Charlie Rieves 25 8 0 218 6-1 Alabama,Houston 1/6/1939 2 3
32 Dave Smith 27 9 0 210 6-1 Ripon 3/23/1937 4 0 Green Bay Packers / 21st / 241st pick / 1959
76 Walt Suggs 25 LT 14 0 260 6-5 Mississippi St. 5/15/1939 2 5 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 24th pick / 1961
61 Bob Talamini* 25 LG 14 0 255 6-1 Kentucky 1/8/1939 4 9
44 Charley Tolar 27 FB 14 0 199 5-6 NW State (LA) 9/5/1937 4 6 Pittsburgh Steelers / 27th / 319th pick / 1959
10 Don Trull 23 qb 14 1 195 6-1 Baylor 10/20/1941 Rook 2 Houston Oilers / 14th / 111th pick / 1963
Baltimore Colts / 9th / 117th pick / 1963
67 John Wittenborn 28 RG 5 0 238 6-2 SE Missouri St. 3/1/1936 6 5 San Francisco 49ers / 17th / 203rd pick / 1958
Team Total 25.8 14 225.3 6-2.1 2.9