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1968 NFL Week 1 Leaders and Scores


Week 1 Top Passers

Minimum 10 attempts
Date Tm Opp Cmp Att Yds TD Int Rate
Don Meredith 1968-09-15 DAL DET W, 59-13 16 19 228 2 0 151.8
Sonny Jurgensen 1968-09-15 WAS @ CHI W, 38-28 14 21 276 4 0 149.3
Joe Kapp 1968-09-14 MIN ATL W, 47-7 16 20 191 3 0 146.0
Bart Starr 1968-09-15 GNB PHI W, 30-13 14 18 220 2 1 131.5
Fran Tarkenton 1968-09-15 NYG @ PIT W, 34-20 12 22 172 2 0 110.4
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Week 1 Top Receivers

Date Tm Opp Rec Yds TD
Earl McCullouch 1968-09-15 DET @ DAL L, 13-59 5 132 1
Gerry Allen 1968-09-15 WAS @ CHI W, 38-28 4 121 1
Roy Jefferson 1968-09-15 PIT NYG L, 20-34 5 113 0
Boyd Dowler 1968-09-15 GNB PHI W, 30-13 5 110 1
Homer Jones 1968-09-15 NYG @ PIT W, 34-20 3 101 0
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Week 1 Top Rushers

Date Tm Opp Att Yds TD
Leroy Kelly 1968-09-15 CLE @ NOR W, 24-10 20 107 1
Gale Sayers 1968-09-15 CHI WAS L, 28-38 15 105 0
Clint Jones 1968-09-14 MIN ATL W, 47-7 17 101 0
Donny Anderson 1968-09-15 GNB PHI W, 30-13 12 92 0
Tommy Mason 1968-09-16 RAM @ STL W, 24-13 16 82 0
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Week 1 Top Defenders

Date Tm Opp Tkl Ast Int Yds TD PD Sk FF
Chuck Howley 1968-09-15 DAL DET W, 59-13 0 0 2 39 1 0 0.0 0
Stan Hindman 1968-09-15 SFO @ BAL L, 10-27 0 0 1 25 1 0 0.0 0
Ken Houston 1968-09-14 HOU @ MIA W, 24-10 0 0 1 66 1 0 0.0 0
Eddie Meador 1968-09-16 RAM @ STL W, 24-13 0 0 2 37 0 0 0.0 0
Bill Glass 1968-09-15 CLE @ NOR W, 24-10 0 0 1 17 1 0 0.0 0
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Week 1 Boxscores


Sat, Sep 14, 1968
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Falcons 0 0 7 0 7
Vikings 3 28 3 13 47
Falcons
Randy Johnson15/28, 164 yds, 0 TD
Jerry Simmons4 rec, 56 yds, 0 TD
Charlie Bryant7 rush, 29 yds, 0 TD
Vikings
Joe Kapp16/20, 191 yds, 3 TDs
Bill Brown6 rec, 65 yds, 1 TD
Clint Jones17 rush, 101 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 15, 1968
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Browns 0 10 0 14 24
Saints 0 10 0 0 10
Browns
Frank Ryan10/20, 201 yds, 1 TD
Gary Collins4 rec, 94 yds, 0 TD
Leroy Kelly20 rush, 107 yds, 1 TD
Saints
Billy Kilmer15/31, 152 yds, 0 TD
Danny Abramowicz2 rec, 67 yds, 0 TD
Randy Schultz15 rush, 55 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 15, 1968
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Lions 6 0 7 0 13
Cowboys 7 24 7 21 59
Lions
Greg Landry15/31, 231 yds, 2 TDs
Earl McCullouch5 rec, 132 yds, 1 TD
Mel Farr11 rush, 21 yds, 0 TD
Cowboys
Don Meredith16/19, 228 yds, 2 TDs
Dennis Homan3 rec, 77 yds, 1 TD
Walt Garrison13 rush, 66 yds, 2 TDs
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Sun, Sep 15, 1968
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Giants 7 21 0 6 34
Steelers 13 7 0 0 20
Giants
Fran Tarkenton12/22, 172 yds, 2 TDs
Homer Jones3 rec, 101 yds, 0 TD
Ernie Koy8 rush, 48 yds, 0 TD
Steelers
Kent Nix10/22, 91 yds, 2 TDs
Roy Jefferson5 rec, 113 yds, 0 TD
Earl Gros10 rush, 71 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 15, 1968
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Eagles 3 3 0 7 13
Packers 7 14 6 3 30
Eagles
King Hill16/35, 196 yds, 1 TD
Ben Hawkins4 rec, 85 yds, 0 TD
Tom Woodeshick11 rush, 48 yds, 0 TD
Packers
Bart Starr14/18, 220 yds, 2 TDs
Boyd Dowler5 rec, 110 yds, 1 TD
Donny Anderson12 rush, 92 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 15, 1968
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
49ers 7 3 0 0 10
Colts 7 7 10 3 27
49ers
John Brodie23/42, 200 yds, 0 TD
Clifton McNeil4 rec, 61 yds, 0 TD
Gary Lewis11 rush, 57 yds, 0 TD
Colts
Earl Morrall16/31, 198 yds, 2 TDs
Jimmy Orr4 rec, 61 yds, 1 TD
Jerry Hill11 rush, 44 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 15, 1968
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Redskins 14 14 7 3 38
Bears 7 14 0 7 28
Redskins
Sonny Jurgensen14/21, 276 yds, 4 TDs
Gerry Allen4 rec, 121 yds, 1 TD
A.D. Whitfield4 rush, 27 yds, 0 TD
Bears
Jack Concannon14/26, 126 yds, 0 TD
Brian Piccolo4 rec, 45 yds, 0 TD
Gale Sayers15 rush, 105 yds, 0 TD
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Mon, Sep 16, 1968
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Rams 7 3 14 0 24
Cardinals 0 3 3 7 13
Rams
Roman Gabriel9/21, 97 yds, 1 TD
Dick Bass3 rec, 37 yds, 0 TD
Tommy Mason16 rush, 82 yds, 0 TD
Cardinals
Jim Hart17/40, 211 yds, 1 TD
Dave Williams4 rec, 57 yds, 0 TD
Willis Crenshaw15 rush, 35 yds, 0 TD
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