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1967 Cleveland Browns season
Head Coach Blanton Collier
Home Field Cleveland Stadium
Results
Record 9–5–0
Place 1st NFL Century
Playoff Finish Lost Eastern Conference Championship, Lost NFL Playoff Bowl
Timeline
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1966 1968

The 1967 Cleveland Browns season was the team's 18th season with the National Football League.

Offseason

NFL Draft

The following were selected in the 1967 NFL Draft.

Round Overall Player Position School/Club Team
1 18 Bob Matheson Linebacker Duke
2 46 Larry Conjar Running Back Notre Dame
3 55 Don Cockroft Kicker Adams State
3 72 Eppie Barney Flanker Iowa State
4 83 Carl Ward Defensive Back Michigan
4 98 Joe Taffoni Tackle Tennessee-Martin
6 152 John Demarie Guard LSU
7 177 Bill House Tackle Youngstown State
8 205 Bill Devrow Defensive Back Southern Mississippi
9 230 Cecil Dowdy Linebacker Alabama
10 255 Jim Copeland Center Virginia
11 282 Bill Sabatino Defensive Tackle Colorado
12 308 Charlie Fowler Guard Houston
13 333 Billy Andrews Linebacker Southeastern Louisiana
14 360 Floyd Rogers Tackle Clemson
15 386 Dennis Williamson Defensive Back Wisconsin-Whitewater
16 411 Don Williams End Akron
17 439 Ben Davis Defensive Back Defiance

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Exhibition schedule

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 August 5, 1967 vs. Philadelphia Eagles at Canton L 28–13
17,500
2 August 13, 1967 at San Francisco 49ers L 42–14
27,482
3 August 19, 1967 at Los Angeles Rams L 24–17
36,942
4 August 25, 1967 at Atlanta Falcons L 34–31
52,240
5 September 2, 1967 Green Bay Packers L 21–30
84,236
6 September 10, 1967 at Minnesota Vikings W 42–14
40,012

Regular season

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 17, 1967 Dallas Cowboys L 21–14
81,039
2 September 24, 1967 at Detroit Lions L 31–14
57,383
3 October 1, 1967 at New Orleans Saints W 42–7
77,045
4 October 7, 1967 Pittsburgh Steelers W 21–10
82,949
5 October 15, 1967 St. Louis Cardinals W 20–16
77,813
6 October 22, 1967 Chicago Bears W 24–0
83,183
7 October 29, 1967 at New York Giants L 38–34
62,903
8 November 5, 1967 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 34–14
47,131
9 November 12, 1967 at Green Bay Packers L 55–7
50,074
10 November 19, 1967 Minnesota Vikings W 14–10
68,431
11 November 26, 1967 Washington Redskins W 42–37
72,798
12 December 3, 1967 New York Giants W 24–14
78,594
13 December 10, 1967 at St. Louis Cardinals W 20–16
47,782
14 December 17, 1967 at Philadelphia Eagles L 28–24
60,658

Playoffs

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
Divisional December 24, 1967 at Dallas Cowboys L 52–14
70,786
Playoff Bowl January 7, 1968 N Los Angeles Rams L 30-6
37,102

Standings

Century Division
Team W L T PCT PF PA
Cleveland Browns 9 5 0 .643 334 297
New York Giants 7 7 0 .500 369 379
St. Louis Cardinals 6 7 1 .462 333 356
Pittsburgh Steelers 4 9 1 .308 281 320

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References

  1. http://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1967.htm
  2. NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 298
Eastern Conference Western Conference
Capitol Century Coastal Central
Dallas Cleveland Atlanta Chicago
New Orleans NY Giants Baltimore Detroit
Philadelphia Pittsburgh Los Angeles Green Bay
Washington St. Louis San Francisco Minnesota
1967 NFL DraftNFL PlayoffsNFL ChampionshipPro BowlSuper Bowl II
Related: 1967 AFL Season


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