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1960 Los Angeles Chargers

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10-4-0, Finished 1st in AFL West Division  · 1960 AFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 2.3, Offense: 2.5, Defense: -0.2, SoS: -0.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 373 points (26.6/g), 3rd of 8 in the AFL. Allowed 336 points (24.0/g), 4th.
 Differential of 37 points (2.6/g), 3rd.  Expected W-L: 7.9-6.1.

Coach: Sid Gillman (10-4-0)
 Other Notable Asst.: Chuck Noll (Defensive Assistant)

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

Team Info

Principal Owner Barron Hilton
General Manager Frank Leahy
Offensive Scheme Vertical
Defensive Alignment 4-3

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Pts Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 373 4713 878 5.4 45 16 26 263 229 441 2813 21 29 5.8 141 397 1900 23 4.8 96
Team Defense 336 4229 916 4.6 45 17 24 259 227 467 2557 21 28 5.1 138 414 1672 20 4.0 97
Lg Rank Offense 3 3 3 2 3 7 4 5 6 2 7 3 2 1
Lg Rank Defense 4 3 4 3 6 5 2 4 3 3 5 3 6 5

Team Games & Schedule

Score Offense Defense
Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sat September 10 boxscore W 1-0 Dallas Texans 21 20 22 354 295 59 1 21 294 210 84 1
2 Sun September 18 boxscore L 1-1 @ Houston Oilers 28 38 22 357 329 28 4 22 377 93 284 2
3 Sun September 25 boxscore L 1-2 @ Dallas Texans 0 17 16 211 60 151 6 20 258 167 91 3
4 Sun October 2 boxscore W 2-2 @ Buffalo Bills 24 10 12 159 61 98 2 18 238 96 142 4
5 Sat October 8 boxscore L 2-3 Boston Patriots 0 35 14 200 167 33 5 17 353 176 177 1
5 Sun October 16 boxscore W 3-3 @ Denver Broncos 23 19 16 318 178 140 3 14 233 129 104 4
7 Fri October 28 boxscore W 4-3 @ Boston Patriots 45 16 15 456 237 219 2 16 231 185 46 3
9 Fri November 4 boxscore W 5-3 @ New York Titans 21 7 16 337 177 160 2 12 216 127 89 6
9 Sun November 13 boxscore W 6-3 Houston Oilers 24 21 26 412 261 151 4 24 386 337 49 5
10 Sun November 20 boxscore L 6-4 Buffalo Bills 3 32 11 185 107 78 8 14 248 165 83 2
11 Sun November 27 boxscore W 7-4 Oakland Raiders 52 28 31 539 298 241 2 22 280 180 100 2
12 Sun December 4 boxscore W 8-4 @ Oakland Raiders 41 17 16 399 268 131 21 392 227 165 4
13 Sat December 10 boxscore W 9-4 Denver Broncos 41 33 22 347 166 181 2 20 391 281 110 4
14 Sun December 18 boxscore W 10-4 New York Titans 50 43 24 439 209 230 4 18 332 184 148 4
Playoffs
Championship Sun January 1 boxscore L 10-5 @ Houston Oilers 16 24 21 333 143 190 2 17 401 301 100

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. 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 Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
15 Jack Kemp+ 25 QB 14 12 9-3-0 211 406 52.0 3018 20 4.9 25 6.2 69 7.4 5.6 14.3 215.6 67.1 4 4
19 Bob Clatterbuck 28 qb 2 2 1-1-0 15 23 65.2 112 1 4.3 1 4.3 19 4.9 3.8 7.5 56.0 73.1
17 Bob Laraba 27 14 0 2 7 28.6 23 0 0.0 2 28.6 16 3.3 -9.6 11.5 1.6 1.2
23 Paul Lowe+ 24 HB/KR 14 0 1 3 33.3 24 0 0.0 0 0.0 24 8.0 8.0 24.0 1.7 63.2
20 Fred Ford 22 6 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6
27 Ron Waller 27 2 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 1 100.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0.0 0.0
Team Total 24.9 14 10-4-0 229 441 51.9 3177 21 4.8 29 6.6 69 7.2 5.2 13.9 226.9 63.8 4 4
Opp Total 14 227 467 48.6 2851 21 4.5 28 6.0 6.1 4.31 12.6 203.6 58.0 35 294 5.1 3.4 7.0

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
Rushing Receiving
No. 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
23 Paul Lowe+ 24 HB/KR 14 0 136 855 8 63 6.3 61.1 9.7 23 377 16.4 2 63 1.6 26.9 1232 10 2
37 Howie Ferguson 30 FB 14 0 126 438 4 30 3.5 31.3 9.0 21 168 8.0 2 26 1.5 12.0 606 6 6
15 Jack Kemp+ 25 QB 14 12 54 238 8 8 4.4 17.0 3.9 238 8 9
41 Charlie Flowers 23 10 0 39 161 1 25 4.1 16.1 3.9 12 153 12.8 1 55 1.2 15.3 314 2 2
20 Fred Ford 22 6 0 20 154 2 53 7.7 25.7 3.3 154 2 0
27 Ron Waller 27 2 0 9 5 0 3 0.6 2.5 4.5 3 24 8.0 0 23 1.5 12.0 29 0 2
33 Blanche Martin 23 9 0 6 23 0 10 3.8 2.6 0.7 2 18 9.0 1 11 0.2 2.0 41 1 1
19 Bob Clatterbuck 28 qb 2 2 3 11 0 9 3.7 5.5 1.5 11 0 1
17 Bob Laraba 27 14 0 3 13 0 16 4.3 0.9 0.2 13 0 2
88 Don Norton 22 14 0 1 2 0 2 2.0 0.1 0.1 25 414 16.6 5 69 1.8 29.6 416 5 1
82 Ralph Anderson 23 SE 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 44 614 14.0 5 46 4.4 61.4 614 5 0
83 Dave Kocourek 23 FL 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 40 662 16.6 1 52 2.9 47.3 662 1 1
28 Royce Womble 29 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 32 316 9.9 4 34 2.3 22.6 316 4 0
87 Howard Clark 25 TE 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 27 431 16.0 0 50 2.1 33.2 431 0 1
Team Total 24.9 14 397 1900 23 63 4.8 135.7 28.4 229 3177 13.9 21 69 16.4 226.9 5077 44 31
Opp Total 14 414 1672 20 4.0 119.4 29.6 227 2557 11.3 21 16.2 182.6 4229 41 39

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
23 Paul Lowe+ 24 HB/KR 14 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 28 611 0 37 21.8 1843
26 Jimmy Sears 29 10 0 9 101 0 37 11.2 8 155 0 24 19.4 256
20 Fred Ford 22 6 0 2 6 0 3 3.0 13 294 0 0 22.6 454
36 Dick Harris+ 23 PR/RCB 14 0 13 105 0 35 8.1 105
88 Don Norton 22 14 0 8 153 0 0 19.1 569
35 Bob Garner 13 0 6 85 0 36 14.2 85
72 Sam DeLuca 24 14 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
Team Total 24.9 14 31 297 0 37 9.6 58 1213 0 37 20.9 6587
Opp Total 14 17 197 0 11.6 70 1481 0 21.2

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Tot PAT Punting
No. 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
3 Ben Agajanian 41 K 14 0 3 3 7 5 6 2 8 3 24 13 54.2% 47 46 97.9%
84 Paul Maguire 22 P/RLB 11 0 43 1743 61 0 40.5
17 Bob Laraba 27 14 0 15 558 55 0 37.2
Team Total 24.9 14 3 3 7 5 6 2 8 3 24 13 54.2% 47 46 97.9% 58 2301 61 0 39.7
Opp Total 14 28 14 50.0% 38 34 89.5% 62 2492 40.2

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
No. Age Pos G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
15 Jack Kemp+ 25 QB 14 12 0 9 0 0 0
37 Howie Ferguson 30 FB 14 0 0 6 0 0 0
36 Dick Harris+ 23 PR/RCB 14 0 5 56 1 42 0 0 1 0 0 0
29 Doyle Nix 27 LCB 12 0 4 30 1 17 0
35 Bob Garner 13 0 2 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0
17 Bob Laraba 27 14 0 1 17 0 17 0 0 2 0 0 0
51 Rommie Loudd 27 LLB 14 0 3 17 0 12 0
84 Paul Maguire 22 P/RLB 11 0 3 37 0 37 0
27 Charlie McNeil 24 RS 9 0 3 47 0 0 0
26 Jimmy Sears 29 10 0 2 73 0 26 0 0 1 0 0 0
54 Ron Botchan 25 14 0 2 8 0 8 0
41 Charlie Flowers 23 10 0 0 2 0 0 0
23 Paul Lowe+ 24 HB/KR 14 0 0 2 0 0 0
27 Ron Waller 27 2 0 0 2 0 0 0
34 Bob Zeman 23 LS 12 0 2 25 0 25 0
87 Howard Clark 25 TE 13 0 0 1 0 0 0
19 Bob Clatterbuck 28 qb 2 2 0 1 0 0 0
83 Dave Kocourek 23 FL 14 0 0 1 0 0 0
33 Blanche Martin 23 9 0 0 1 0 0 0
88 Don Norton 22 14 0 0 1 0 0 0
81 Maury Schleicher 23 LDE 12 0 1 5 0 5 0
Team Total 24.9 14 28 317 2 42 0 0 31 0 0 1
Opp Total 14 40 39 22 1

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
3 Ben Agajanian 41 K 14 0 46 13 85
23 Paul Lowe+ 24 HB/KR 14 0 8 2 10 60
15 Jack Kemp+ 25 QB 14 12 8 8 48
37 Howie Ferguson 30 FB 14 0 4 2 6 36
82 Ralph Anderson 23 SE 10 0 5 5 30
88 Don Norton 22 14 0 5 5 30
28 Royce Womble 29 14 0 4 4 24
41 Charlie Flowers 23 10 0 1 1 2 12
20 Fred Ford 22 6 0 2 2 12
36 Dick Harris+ 23 PR/RCB 14 0 1 1 6
83 Dave Kocourek 23 FL 14 0 1 1 6
51 Rommie Loudd 27 LLB 14 0 1 1 6
33 Blanche Martin 23 9 0 1 1 6
29 Doyle Nix 27 LCB 12 0 1 1 6
Team Total 24.9 14 23 21 1 2 1 48 46 13 367
Opp Total 14 20 21 1 34 14 1 336