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1972 Denver Broncos season
Head Coach John Ralston
Home Field Mile High Stadium
Results
Record 5–9
Place 3rd AFC West
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
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1971 1973

The 1972 Denver Broncos season was the teams 13th season in professional football and 3rd in the NFL. The team finished the season with five wins, and nine losses. They finished third in the AFC West.

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Game site Record Attendance
1 September 17 Houston Oilers W 30–17 Mile High Stadium 1–0
51,656
2 September 24 at San Diego Chargers L 14–37 San Diego Stadium 1–1
49,048
3 October 1 Kansas City Chiefs L 24–45 Mile High Stadium 1–2
51,656
4 October 8 at Cincinnati Bengals L 10–21 Riverfront Stadium 1–3
55,812
5 October 15 Minnesota Vikings L 20–23 Mile High Stadium 1–4
51,656
6 October 22 at Oakland Raiders W 30–23 Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum 2–4
53,551
7 October 29 Cleveland Browns L 20–27 Mile High Stadium 2–5
51,656
8 November 5 at New York Giants L 17–29 Yankee Stadium 2–6
62,689
9 November 12 at Los Angeles Rams W 16–10 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum 3–6
65,398
10 November 19 Oakland Raiders L 20–37 Mile High Stadium 3–7
51,656
11 November 26 at Atlanta Falcons L 20–23 Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium 3–8
58,850
12 December 3 at Kansas City Chiefs L 21–24 Arrowhead Stadium 3–9
66,725
13 December 10 San Diego Chargers W 38–13 Mile High Stadium 4–9
51,478
14 December 17 New England Patriots W 45–21 Mile High Stadium 5–9
51,656

StandingsEdit

AFC West
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Oakland Raiders 10 3 1 .750 365 248 W-6
Kansas City Chiefs 8 6 0 .571 287 254 W-3
Denver Broncos 5 9 0 .357 325 350 W-2
San Diego Chargers 4 9 1 .321 264 344 L-3

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