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1970 NFL Week 1 Leaders and Scores


Week 1 Top Passers

Minimum 10 attempts
Date Tm Opp Cmp Att Yds TD Int Rate
Roman Gabriel 1970-09-18 RAM STL W, 34-13 16 26 185 3 0 121.5
John Brodie 1970-09-20 SFO WAS W, 26-17 17 21 178 1 0 117.9
Sam Wyche 1970-09-20 CIN OAK W, 31-21 8 18 147 1 0 91.7
Roger Staubach 1970-09-20 DAL @ PHI W, 17-7 11 15 115 1 1 89.6
John Hadl 1970-09-20 SDG BAL L, 14-16 17 36 255 2 0 89.5
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Week 1 Top Receivers

Date Tm Opp Rec Yds TD
George Sauer 1970-09-21 NYJ @ CLE L, 21-31 10 172 1
John Gilliam 1970-09-18 STL @ RAM L, 13-34 5 133 0
Gary Garrison 1970-09-20 SDG BAL L, 14-16 3 122 2
Fred Biletnikoff 1970-09-20 OAK @ CIN L, 21-31 6 113 2
Jackie Smith 1970-09-18 STL @ RAM L, 13-34 4 102 1
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Week 1 Top Rushers

Date Tm Opp Att Yds TD
Jess Phillips 1970-09-20 CIN OAK W, 31-21 15 130 1
Calvin Hill 1970-09-20 DAL @ PHI W, 17-7 25 117 0
Matt Snell 1970-09-21 NYJ @ CLE L, 21-31 16 108 0
Jim Nance 1970-09-20 BOS MIA W, 27-14 20 89 1
Carl Garrett 1970-09-20 BOS MIA W, 27-14 14 88 1
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Week 1 Top Defenders

Date Tm Opp Tkl Ast Int Yds TD PD Sk FF
Billy Andrews 1970-09-21 CLE NYJ W, 31-21 0 0 1 25 1 0 0.0 0
Lem Barney 1970-09-20 DET @ GNB W, 40-0 0 0 1 40 1 0 0.0 0
Ron Pritchard 1970-09-20 HOU @ PIT W, 19-7 0 0 1 17 0 0 0.0 0
Daryl Johnson 1970-09-20 BOS MIA W, 27-14 0 0 1 9 0 0 0.0 0
Jethro Pugh 1970-09-20 DAL @ PHI W, 17-7 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
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Week 1 Boxscores


Fri, Sep 18, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Cardinals 3 0 3 7 13
Rams 3 14 7 10 34
Cardinals
Jim Hart12/41, 282 yds, 1 TD
John Gilliam5 rec, 133 yds, 0 TD
Cid Edwards8 rush, 34 yds, 0 TD
Rams
Roman Gabriel16/26, 185 yds, 3 TDs
Jack Snow5 rec, 59 yds, 1 TD
Willie Ellison15 rush, 64 yds, 0 TD
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Sat, Sep 19, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Bears 7 3 7 7 24
Giants 10 3 0 3 16
Bears
Jack Concannon15/29, 148 yds, 1 TD
Bob Wallace6 rec, 82 yds, 0 TD
Gale Sayers17 rush, 43 yds, 0 TD
Giants
Fran Tarkenton23/39, 277 yds, 1 TD
Ron Johnson8 rec, 85 yds, 1 TD
Ron Johnson13 rush, 24 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 20, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Chiefs 0 7 3 0 10
Vikings 0 17 0 10 27
Chiefs
Len Dawson18/27, 164 yds, 1 TD
Otis Taylor5 rec, 100 yds, 1 TD
Wendell Hayes7 rush, 22 yds, 0 TD
Vikings
Gary Cuozzo12/20, 100 yds, 0 TD
John Beasley3 rec, 41 yds, 0 TD
Bill Brown17 rush, 55 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 20, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Falcons 0 0 0 14 14
Saints 3 0 0 0 3
Falcons
Bob Berry11/20, 133 yds, 1 TD
Jim Mitchell3 rec, 44 yds, 0 TD
Cannonball Butler12 rush, 58 yds, 0 TD
Saints
Billy Kilmer14/22, 143 yds, 0 TD
Al Dodd5 rec, 85 yds, 0 TD
Tony Baker14 rush, 38 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 20, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Dolphins 7 7 0 0 14
Patriots 3 17 0 7 27
Dolphins
Bob Griese10/27, 161 yds, 0 TD
Jim Kiick5 rec, 99 yds, 0 TD
Larry Csonka13 rush, 49 yds, 0 TD
Patriots
Mike Taliaferro12/23, 139 yds, 1 TD
Bake Turner3 rec, 49 yds, 0 TD
Jim Nance20 rush, 89 yds, 1 TD
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Sun, Sep 20, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Colts 0 3 7 6 16
Chargers 0 0 7 7 14
Colts
Johnny Unitas15/31, 202 yds, 0 TD
Roy Jefferson5 rec, 83 yds, 0 TD
Norm Bulaich10 rush, 43 yds, 1 TD
Chargers
John Hadl17/36, 255 yds, 2 TDs
Gary Garrison3 rec, 122 yds, 2 TDs
Gene Foster12 rush, 31 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 20, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Oilers 7 7 2 3 19
Steelers 0 0 0 7 7
Oilers
Charley Johnson11/25, 138 yds, 2 TDs
Jim Beirne3 rec, 46 yds, 0 TD
Hoyle Granger19 rush, 73 yds, 0 TD
Steelers
Terry Bradshaw4/16, 70 yds, 0 TD
Ron Shanklin3 rec, 73 yds, 1 TD
Preston Pearson13 rush, 33 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 20, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Raiders 7 0 14 0 21
Bengals 7 7 14 3 31
Raiders
Daryle Lamonica17/36, 265 yds, 2 TDs
Fred Biletnikoff6 rec, 113 yds, 2 TDs
Charlie Smith8 rush, 29 yds, 0 TD
Bengals
Sam Wyche8/18, 147 yds, 1 TD
Bob Trumpy4 rec, 67 yds, 0 TD
Jess Phillips15 rush, 130 yds, 1 TD
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Sun, Sep 20, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Cowboys 0 7 7 3 17
Eagles 7 0 0 0 7
Cowboys
Roger Staubach11/15, 115 yds, 1 TD
Lance Rentzel6 rec, 100 yds, 1 TD
Calvin Hill25 rush, 117 yds, 0 TD
Eagles
Norm Snead10/23, 138 yds, 1 TD
Ben Hawkins4 rec, 57 yds, 1 TD
Tom Woodeshick15 rush, 55 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 20, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Redskins 7 3 0 7 17
49ers 7 9 7 3 26
Redskins
Sonny Jurgensen16/30, 141 yds, 1 TD
Jerry Smith4 rec, 55 yds, 1 TD
Larry Brown6 rush, 74 yds, 1 TD
49ers
John Brodie17/21, 178 yds, 1 TD
Gene Washington6 rec, 95 yds, 0 TD
Ken Willard17 rush, 65 yds, 1 TD
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Sun, Sep 20, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Broncos 0 5 7 13 25
Bills 7 3 0 0 10
Broncos
Steve Tensi4/14, 108 yds, 1 TD
Al Denson3 rec, 74 yds, 1 TD
Floyd Little18 rush, 82 yds, 0 TD
Bills
Dan Darragh6/15, 40 yds, 0 TD
O.J. Simpson3 rec, 49 yds, 0 TD
O.J. Simpson18 rush, 52 yds, 1 TD
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Sun, Sep 20, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Lions 10 3 10 17 40
Packers 0 0 0 0 0
Lions
Bill Munson12/22, 141 yds, 0 TD
Larry Walton3 rec, 62 yds, 0 TD
Greg Landry1 rush, 76 yds, 0 TD
Packers
Bart Starr7/17, 35 yds, 0 TD
Donny Anderson1 rec, 25 yds, 0 TD
Donny Anderson10 rush, 21 yds, 0 TD
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Mon, Sep 21, 1970
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Jets 0 7 7 7 21
Browns 14 0 10 7 31
Jets
Joe Namath18/31, 298 yds, 1 TD
George Sauer10 rec, 172 yds, 1 TD
Matt Snell16 rush, 108 yds, 0 TD
Browns
Bill Nelsen12/27, 145 yds, 1 TD
Milt Morin5 rec, 90 yds, 0 TD
Leroy Kelly20 rush, 62 yds, 0 TD
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