1961 Week Summaries

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1961 Week 1

Sep 9, 1961
New York Titans 21
Boston Patriots 20  
PassYds Dorow-NYT 183
RushYds Lott-BOS 51
RecYds Maynard-NYT 86
Sep 9, 1961
Oakland Raiders 0
Houston Oilers 55  
PassYds Blanda-HOU 233
RushYds Tolar-HOU 101
RecYds Hennigan-HOU 113
Sep 10, 1961
San Diego Chargers 26
Dallas Texans 10  
PassYds Kemp-SDG 162
RushYds Spikes-DTX 109
RecYds Kocourek-SDG 67
Sep 10, 1961
Denver Broncos 22
Buffalo Bills 10  
PassYds Lucas-BUF 134
RushYds Carlton-BUF 59
RecYds Taylor-DEN 132
Sep 17, 1961
St. Louis Cardinals 21
New York Giants 10  
PassYds Etcheverry-STL 97
RushYds Hammack-STL 68
RecYds Shofner-NYG 77
Sep 17, 1961
Chicago Bears 13
Minnesota Vikings 37  
PassYds Tarkenton-MIN 250
RushYds Galimore-CHI 47
RecYds Reichow-MIN 103
Sep 17, 1961
Washington Redskins 3
San Francisco 49ers 35  
PassYds Brodie-SFO 237
RushYds Smith-SFO 93
RecYds Stickles-SFO 116
Sep 17, 1961
Cleveland Browns 20
Philadelphia Eagles 27  
PassYds Plum-CLE 329
RushYds Brown-CLE 99
RecYds Renfro-CLE 104
Sep 17, 1961
Detroit Lions 17
Green Bay Packers 13  
PassYds Starr-GNB 173
RushYds Taylor-GNB 85
RecYds McGee-GNB 127
Sep 17, 1961
Los Angeles Rams 24
Baltimore Colts 27  
PassYds Bratkowski-RAM 140
RushYds Wilson-RAM 118
RecYds Dale-RAM 52
Sep 17, 1961
Pittsburgh Steelers 24
Dallas Cowboys 27  
PassYds Layne-PIT 252
RushYds Scales-PIT 70
RecYds Howton-DAL 138

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