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1962 Los Angeles Rams

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1-12-1, Finished 7th in NFL West Division  · 1962 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -4.0, Offense: -4.6, Defense: 0.6, SoS: 4.1, avg is 0.0.

Scored 220 points (15.7/g), 14th of 14 in the NFL. Allowed 334 points (23.9/g), 8th.
 Differential of -114 points (-8.1/g), 13th.  Expected W-L: 3.8-10.2.

Coach: Harland Svare (0-5-1) and Bob Waterfield (1-7-0)

Stadium: Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
 Training Camp: Chapman College (Orange, California)

Team Info

Co-Owner Edwin Pauley
Co-Owner Dan Reeves
General Manager Elroy Hirsch
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 220 3865 792 4.9 35 16 10 201 189 372 2176 14 19 5.2 107 376 1689 10 4.5 84
Team Defense 334 4981 912 5.5 37 18 13 256 217 379 2889 25 19 7.0 124 501 2092 14 4.2 119
Lg Rank Offense 14 14 4 6 14 9 12 12 4 14 12 10 11 3
Lg Rank Defense 8 10 10 6 8 8 8 10 12 8 13 12 6 11

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 16 boxscore L 0-1 @ Baltimore Colts 27 30 15 373 261 112 3 15 259 209 50 3
2 Sun September 23 boxscore L 0-2 Chicago Bears 23 27 18 398 249 149 5 18 364 227 137
3 Sun September 30 boxscore L 0-3 Dallas Cowboys 17 27 15 274 234 40 2 13 403 226 177 1
4 Sun October 7 boxscore L 0-4 @ Washington Redskins 14 20 15 241 143 98 2 19 349 205 144 1
5 Sun October 14 boxscore L 0-5 @ Detroit Lions 10 13 8 186 26 160 1 21 332 132 200 1
6 Sun October 21 boxscore L 0-6 Minnesota Vikings 14 38 12 170 129 41 4 23 407 193 214 3
7 Sun October 28 boxscore W 1-6 @ San Francisco 49ers 28 14 18 314 155 159 20 311 157 154 2
8 Sun November 4 boxscore L 1-7 Detroit Lions 3 12 9 124 102 22 2 15 289 150 139 5
9 Sun November 11 boxscore L 1-8 Baltimore Colts 2 14 12 215 120 95 2 16 320 224 96 3
10 Sun November 18 boxscore L 1-9 San Francisco 49ers 17 24 13 247 187 60 3 22 470 263 207 4
11 Sun November 25 boxscore T 1-9-1 @ Minnesota Vikings 24 24 22 450 278 172 2 21 413 253 160 4
12 Sun December 2 boxscore L 1-10-1 @ Green Bay Packers 10 41 14 237 91 146 3 24 364 218 146 2
13 Sun December 9 boxscore L 1-11-1 @ Chicago Bears 14 30 14 333 105 228 5 11 273 186 87 5
14 Sun December 16 boxscore L 1-12-1 Green Bay Packers 17 20 16 303 96 207 1 18 427 246 181 3

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
12 Zeke Bratkowski 31 QB 13 9 1-8-0 110 219 50.2% 1541 9 4.1 16 7.3 80 7.0 4.6 14.0 118.5 56.5
18 Roman Gabriel 22 qb 6 4 0-3-1 57 101 56.4% 670 3 3.0 2 2.0 65 6.6 6.3 11.8 111.7 78.4 1 0
9 Ron Miller 23 qb 6 1 0-1-0 17 43 39.5% 250 1 2.3 1 2.3 55 5.8 5.2 14.7 41.7 57.3
26 Jon Arnett 27 HB 10 0 3 5 60.0% 28 1 20.0 0 0.0 15 5.6 9.6 9.3 2.8 115.0
22 Dick Bass* 25 FB 14 0 1 3 33.3% 22 0 0.0 0 0.0 22 7.3 7.3 22.0 1.6 60.4
33 Ollie Matson 32 13 0 1 1 100.0% 13 0 0.0 0 0.0 13 13.0 13.0 13.0 1.0 118.7
Team Total 25.8 14 1-12-1 189 372 50.8% 2524 14 3.8 19 5.1 80 6.8 5.2 13.4 180.3 64.0 1 0
Opp Total 14 217 379 57.3% 3144 25 6.6 19 5.0 8.3 7.36 14.5 224.6 85.5 32 255 7.0 6.2 7.8

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
22 Dick Bass* 25 FB 14 0 196 1033 6 57 5.3 73.8 14.0 30 262 8.7 2 33 2.1 18.7 1295 8 7
26 Jon Arnett 27 HB 10 0 76 238 2 40 3.1 23.8 7.6 12 137 11.4 0 40 1.2 13.7 375 2 1
37 Art Perkins 22 13 0 48 181 2 20 3.8 13.9 3.7 14 83 5.9 0 13 1.1 6.4 264 2 5
34 Glenn Shaw 24 3 0 18 76 0 38 4.2 25.3 6.0 3 51 17.0 0 30 1.0 17.0 127 0 0
18 Roman Gabriel 22 qb 6 4 18 93 0 15 5.2 15.5 3.0 93 0 2
27 Pervis Atkins 27 FL/KR/PR 14 0 7 19 0 16 2.7 1.4 0.5 35 393 11.2 1 48 2.5 28.1 412 1 4
12 Zeke Bratkowski 31 QB 13 9 7 14 0 11 2.0 1.1 0.5 14 0 4
33 Ollie Matson 32 13 0 3 0 0 2 0.0 0.0 0.2 3 49 16.3 1 20 0.2 3.8 49 1 0
9 Ron Miller 23 qb 6 1 3 27 0 13 9.0 4.5 0.5 27 0 1
82 Red Phillips* 26 SE 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 60 875 14.6 5 65 4.3 62.5 875 5 1
81 Carroll Dale 24 TE 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 29 584 20.1 3 80 2.1 41.7 584 3 0
25 Duane Allen 25 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3 90 30.0 2 43 0.4 12.9 90 2 0
Team Total 25.8 14 376 1689 10 57 4.5 120.6 26.9 189 2524 13.4 14 80 13.5 180.3 4213 24 26
Opp Total 14 501 2092 14 4.2 149.4 35.8 217 2889 13.3 25 15.5 206.4 4981 39 30

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
27 Pervis Atkins 27 FL/KR/PR 14 0 11 94 0 45 8.5 28 676 0 41 24.1 1182
22 Dick Bass* 25 FB 14 0 6 81 0 48 13.5 19 446 0 40 23.5 1822
46 Alvin Hall 28 14 0 4 21 0 11 5.3 8 178 0 32 22.3 199
26 Jon Arnett 27 HB 10 0 5 49 0 21 9.8 2 87 0 50 43.5 511
23 Bobby Smith 24 14 0 1 7 0 7 7.0 2 60 0 41 30.0 67
75 Deacon Jones 24 LDE 14 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
Team Total 25.8 14 27 252 0 48 9.3 60 1447 0 50 24.1 5912
Opp Total 14 53 565 1 10.7 50 1211 0 24.2

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
11 Danny Villanueva 25 K/P 14 0 20 10 50.0%% 27 26 96.3%% 87 3960 65 1 45.5
Team Total 25.8 14 20 10 50.0%% 27 26 96.3%% 87 3960 65 1 45.5
Opp Total 14 33 14 42.4%% 42 38 90.5%% 56 2548 45.5

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
22 Dick Bass* 25 FB 14 0 0 7 4 0 0
37 Art Perkins 22 13 0 0 5 2 0 0
27 Pervis Atkins 27 FL/KR/PR 14 0 0 4 2 0 0
41 Lindon Crow 29 LS 14 0 5 100 1 65 0
86 Marlin McKeever 22 LLB 14 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0
47 Carver Shannon 24 RCB 12 0 4 33 0 20 0 0 0 1 0 0
12 Zeke Bratkowski 31 QB 13 9 0 4 0 0 0
17 Charley Britt 24 RS 11 0 3 50 0 28 0
46 Alvin Hall 28 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
21 Eddie Meador 25 LCB 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0
74 Merlin Olsen* 22 LDT 12 12 1 20 1 20 0 0 0 2 0 0
18 Roman Gabriel 22 qb 6 4 0 2 0 0 0
53 Mike Henry 26 MLB 14 0 1 10 0 10 0 0 0 1 0 0
70 Frank Varrichione* 30 RT 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
26 Jon Arnett 27 HB 10 0 0 1 0 0 0
78 Jim Boeke 24 14 0 0 0 1 0 0
64 Roy Hord 28 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
57 Bill Jobko 27 13 0 0 0 1 0 0
75 Deacon Jones 24 LDE 14 0 0 0 1 0 0
85 Lamar Lundy 27 RDE 14 0 0 0 1 0 0
9 Ron Miller 23 qb 6 1 0 1 0 0 0
32 Jack Pardee 26 RLB 14 0 0 0 1 32 1 1
82 Red Phillips* 26 SE 14 0 0 1 0 0 0
48 Les Richter 32 14 0 0 0 1 0 0
23 Bobby Smith 24 14 0 1 47 0 47 0
79 Larry Stephens 24 14 0 0 0 1 0 0
Team Total 25.8 14 19 261 2 65 0 0 26 28 35 1 1
Opp Total 14 44 30 12 1

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
11 Danny Villanueva 25 K/P 14 0 26 10 56
22 Dick Bass* 25 FB 14 0 6 2 8 48
82 Red Phillips* 26 SE 14 0 5 5 30
81 Carroll Dale 24 TE 14 0 3 3 18
25 Duane Allen 25 7 0 2 2 12
26 Jon Arnett 27 HB 10 0 2 2 12
37 Art Perkins 22 13 0 2 2 12
32 Jack Pardee 26 RLB 14 0 1 1 1 8
27 Pervis Atkins 27 FL/KR/PR 14 0 1 1 6
41 Lindon Crow 29 LS 14 0 1 1 6
33 Ollie Matson 32 13 0 1 1 6
74 Merlin Olsen* 22 LDT 12 12 1 1 6
Team Total 25.8 14 10 14 1 2 27 26 10 1 220
Opp Total 14 14 25 1 2 38 14 1 334

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1962-09-16 @ BAL L, 27-30 2 6 rush Dick Bass 6 yard rush (Danny Villanueva kick)
2 1962-09-16 @ BAL L, 27-30 3 20 pass Ollie Matson 20 yard pass from Zeke Bratkowski (Danny Villanueva kick)
3 1962-09-16 @ BAL L, 27-30 4 20 rush Dick Bass 20 yard rush (Danny Villanueva kick)
4 1962-09-23 CHI L, 23-27 2 80 pass Carroll Dale 80 yard pass from Zeke Bratkowski (Danny Villanueva kick)
5 1962-09-23 CHI L, 23-27 3 45 rush Dick Bass 45 yard rush (Danny Villanueva kick)
6 1962-09-23 CHI L, 23-27 4 3 rush Art Perkins 3 yard rush
7 1962-09-30 DAL L, 17-27 4 16 pass Red Phillips 16 yard pass from Zeke Bratkowski (Danny Villanueva kick)
8 1962-09-30 DAL L, 17-27 4 48 pass Pervis Atkins 48 yard pass from Roman Gabriel (Danny Villanueva kick)
9 1962-10-07 @ WAS L, 14-20 2 33 pass Dick Bass 33 yard pass from Zeke Bratkowski (Danny Villanueva kick)
10 1962-10-07 @ WAS L, 14-20 4 55 pass Red Phillips 55 yard pass from Ron Miller (Danny Villanueva kick)
11 1962-10-14 @ DET L, 10-13 4 37 pass Carroll Dale 37 yard pass from Zeke Bratkowski (Danny Villanueva kick)
12 1962-10-21 MIN L, 14-38 3 43 pass Duane Allen 43 yard pass from Zeke Bratkowski (Danny Villanueva kick)
13 1962-10-21 MIN L, 14-38 3 5 rush Dick Bass 5 yard rush (Danny Villanueva kick)
14 1962-10-28 @ SFO W, 28-14 1 65 interception Lindon Crow 65 yard interception return (Danny Villanueva kick)
15 1962-10-28 @ SFO W, 28-14 2 3 rush Jon Arnett 3 yard rush (Danny Villanueva kick)
16 1962-10-28 @ SFO W, 28-14 2 36 pass Duane Allen 36 yard pass from Zeke Bratkowski (Danny Villanueva kick)
17 1962-10-28 @ SFO W, 28-14 4 2 rush Jon Arnett 2 yard rush (Danny Villanueva kick)
18 1962-11-18 SFO L, 17-24 4 27 pass Red Phillips 27 yard pass from Zeke Bratkowski (Danny Villanueva kick)
19 1962-11-18 SFO L, 17-24 4 10 pass Dick Bass 10 yard pass from Zeke Bratkowski (Danny Villanueva kick)
20 1962-11-25 @ MIN T, 24-24 2 65 pass Red Phillips 65 yard pass from Roman Gabriel (Danny Villanueva kick)
21 1962-11-25 @ MIN T, 24-24 4 10 pass Red Phillips 10 yard pass from Roman Gabriel (Danny Villanueva kick)
22 1962-11-25 @ MIN T, 24-24 4 3 rush Art Perkins 3 yard rush (Danny Villanueva kick)
23 1962-12-02 @ GNB L, 10-41 4 5 rush Dick Bass 5 yard rush (Danny Villanueva kick)
24 1962-12-09 @ CHI L, 14-30 1 17 rush Dick Bass 17 yard rush (Danny Villanueva kick)
25 1962-12-09 @ CHI L, 14-30 4 32 fumble Jack Pardee 32 yard fumble return (Danny Villanueva kick)
26 1962-12-16 GNB L, 17-20 2 20 interception Merlin Olsen 20 yard interception return (Danny Villanueva kick)
27 1962-12-16 GNB L, 17-20 4 15 pass Carroll Dale 15 yard pass from Jon Arnett (Danny Villanueva kick)

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1962-09-16 @ BAL W, 30-27 1 7 pass Dee Mackey 7 yard pass from Johnny Unitas (Wendell Harris kick)
2 1962-09-16 @ BAL W, 30-27 2 39 pass Dee Mackey 39 yard pass from Johnny Unitas
3 1962-09-16 @ BAL W, 30-27 4 21 pass Raymond Berry 21 yard pass from Johnny Unitas (Dick Bielski kick)
4 1962-09-16 @ BAL W, 30-27 4 14 pass Jimmy Orr 14 yard pass from Johnny Unitas (Dick Bielski kick)
5 1962-09-23 CHI W, 27-23 2 59 pass John Adams 59 yard pass from Billy Wade (Roger LeClerc kick)
6 1962-09-23 CHI W, 27-23 2 1 rush Billy Wade 1 yard rush (Roger LeClerc kick)
7 1962-09-23 CHI W, 27-23 3 12 rush Billy Martin 12 yard rush (Roger LeClerc kick)
8 1962-09-23 CHI W, 27-23 3 7 rush Joe Marconi 7 yard rush
9 1962-09-30 DAL W, 27-17 1 5 rush Don Perkins 5 yard rush (Sam Baker kick)
10 1962-09-30 DAL W, 27-17 3 85 pass Amos Marsh 85 yard pass from Eddie LeBaron (Sam Baker kick)
11 1962-09-30 DAL W, 27-17 4 66 pass Frank Clarke 66 yard pass from Eddie LeBaron (Sam Baker kick)
12 1962-10-07 @ WAS W, 20-14 1 2 pass Fred Dugan 2 yard pass from Norm Snead (Bob Khayat kick)
13 1962-10-07 @ WAS W, 20-14 2 25 pass Fred Dugan 25 yard pass from Norm Snead (Bob Khayat kick)
14 1962-10-14 @ DET W, 13-10 1 2 rush Dan Lewis 2 yard rush (Wayne Walker kick)
15 1962-10-21 MIN W, 38-14 1 13 pass Doug Mayberry 13 yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Jim Christopherson kick)
16 1962-10-21 MIN W, 38-14 1 15 pass Charley Ferguson 15 yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Jim Christopherson kick)
17 1962-10-21 MIN W, 38-14 2 75 rush Doug Mayberry 75 yard rush (Jim Christopherson kick)
18 1962-10-21 MIN W, 38-14 2 39 interception Bill Butler 39 yard interception return (Jim Christopherson kick)
19 1962-10-21 MIN W, 38-14 4 25 pass Tommy Mason 25 yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Jim Christopherson kick)
20 1962-10-28 @ SFO L, 14-28 2 14 pass Clyde Conner 14 yard pass from John Brodie (Tommy Davis kick)
21 1962-10-28 @ SFO L, 14-28 4 10 pass Jimmy Johnson 10 yard pass from John Brodie (Tommy Davis kick)
22 1962-11-04 DET W, 12-3 3 22 pass Pat Studstill 22 yard pass from Earl Morrall (Wayne Walker kick)
23 1962-11-11 BAL W, 14-2 1 16 rush Lenny Moore 16 yard rush (Dick Bielski kick)
24 1962-11-11 BAL W, 14-2 3 9 rush Mark Smolinski 9 yard rush (Dick Bielski kick)
25 1962-11-18 SFO W, 24-17 2 3 pass Billy Kilmer 3 yard pass from John Brodie (Tommy Davis kick)
26 1962-11-18 SFO W, 24-17 3 3 rush Billy Kilmer 3 yard rush (Tommy Davis kick)
27 1962-11-18 SFO W, 24-17 4 37 pass Jimmy Johnson 37 yard pass from John Brodie (Tommy Davis kick)
28 1962-11-25 @ MIN T, 24-24 2 50 pass Tommy Mason 50 yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Jim Christopherson kick)
29 1962-11-25 @ MIN T, 24-24 2 35 pass Tommy Mason 35 yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Jim Christopherson kick)
30 1962-11-25 @ MIN T, 24-24 4 45 pass Oscar Donahue 45 yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Jim Christopherson kick)
31 1962-12-02 @ GNB W, 41-10 1 30 pass Paul Hornung 30 yard pass from Bart Starr (Jerry Kramer kick)
32 1962-12-02 @ GNB W, 41-10 2 1 rush Jim Taylor 1 yard rush (Jerry Kramer kick)
33 1962-12-02 @ GNB W, 41-10 2 4 pass Ron Kramer 4 yard pass from Bart Starr (Jerry Kramer kick)
34 1962-12-02 @ GNB W, 41-10 4 2 rush Jim Taylor 2 yard rush (Jerry Kramer kick)
35 1962-12-02 @ GNB W, 41-10 4 15 rush Earl Gros 15 yard rush (Jerry Kramer kick)
36 1962-12-09 @ CHI W, 30-14 1 1 rush Billy Wade 1 yard rush
37 1962-12-09 @ CHI W, 30-14 1 20 pass Mike Ditka 20 yard pass from Billy Wade (Roger LeClerc kick)
38 1962-12-09 @ CHI W, 30-14 2 11 blocked punt Rosey Taylor 11 yard blocked punt return (Roger LeClerc kick)
39 1962-12-09 @ CHI W, 30-14 4 101 interception Richie Petitbon 101 yard interception return (Roger LeClerc kick)
40 1962-12-16 GNB W, 20-17 1 45 pass Ron Kramer 45 yard pass from Tom Moore (Jerry Kramer kick)
41 1962-12-16 GNB W, 20-17 2 28 rush Jim Taylor 28 yard rush
42 1962-12-16 GNB W, 20-17 4 83 pass Paul Hornung 83 yard pass from Bart Starr (Jerry Kramer kick)