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1962 Denver Broncos season
Head Coach Jack Faulkner
Home Field Bears Stadium
Results
Record 7–7
Place 2nd AFL Western
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
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1961 1963

The 1962 Denver Broncos season was the third season for the team in the American Football League. They finished with their best record of the decade with seven wins and seven losses, finishing second in the AFL's Western Division. The Broncos started the season strong with a record of 6–1, but went in reverse in the second half of the season with a 1–6 record. Despite this, head coach Jack Faulkner was named AFL Coach of the Year.

Regular seasonEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Game site Record Attendance
1 September 7, 1962 San Diego Chargers W 30–21 University of Denver Stadium 1–0
28,000
2 September 15, 1962 at Buffalo Bills W 23–20 War Memorial Stadium 2–0
30,577
3 September 21, 1962 Boston Patriots L 16–41 Boston University Field 2–1
21,038
4 September 30, 1962 at New York Titans W 32–10 Polo Grounds 3–1
17,213
5 October 5, 1962 Oakland Raiders W 44–7 Bears Stadium 4–1
22,452
6 October 14, 1962 at Oakland Raiders W 23–6 Frank Youell Field 5–1
7,000
7 October 21, 1962 Houston Oilers W 20–10 Bears Stadium 6–1
34,496
8 October 28, 1962 Buffalo Bills L 35–48 Bears Stadium 6–2
26,051
9 November 4, 1962 at San Diego Chargers W 23–20 Balboa Stadium 7–2
20,827
10 November 11, 1962 Boston Patriots L 29–33 Bears Stadium 7–3
28,187
11 November 18, 1962 Dallas Texans L 29–33 Bears Stadium 7–4
23,523
12 November 22, 1962 New York Titans L 45–46 Bears Stadium 7–5
15,776
13 December 2, 1962 at Houston Oilers L 17–34 Jeppesen Stadium 7–6
30,650
14 December 9, 1962 at Dallas Texans L 10–17 Cotton Bowl 7–7
19,137

SourceEdit

Pro Football Reference – 1962 Broncos


Eastern Division Western Division
Boston Dallas Texans
Buffalo Denver
Houston Oakland
New York Titans San Diego
1962 AFL Draft1962 AFL Championship Game1962 AFL All-Star game
Related: 1962 NFL Season

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