1967 Buffalo Bills season

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1967 Buffalo Bills season
Head coach Joe Collier
Owner Ralph Wilson
Home field War Memorial Stadium
Results
Record 4–10–0
Division place 3rd AFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1966 1968

The 1967 Buffalo Bills season was the team’s eighth season in the American Football League. It was the second season with the Bills for head coach Joe Collier.[1]

Buffalo was coming off a season in which they were one game away from the first Super Bowl, but could only win four games in 1967. It was Buffalo's first losing season since 1961.

Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

1967 Buffalo Bills staff

Front Office

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

 

Defensive Coaches

Offseason[edit]

AFL Draft[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Eastern Division
Team W L T PCT PF PA
*Houston Oilers 9 4 1 .692 258 199
New York Jets 8 5 1 .615 371 329
Buffalo Bills 4 10 0 .286 237 285
Miami Dolphins 4 10 0 .286 219 407
Boston Patriots 3 10 1 .231 280 389

[2]

Season schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 10, 1967 New York Jets W 20–17
45,748
2 September 17, 1967 Houston Oilers L 20–3
41,384
3 September 24, 1967 Boston Patriots L 23–0
45,748
4 October 1, 1967 San Diego Chargers L 37–17
39,310
5 October 8, 1967 at Denver Broncos W 17–16
35,188
6 October 15, 1967 at Oakland Raiders L 24–20
45,758
7 Bye
8 October 29, 1967 at Houston Oilers L 10–3
30,060
9 November 5, 1967 Miami Dolphins W 35–13
31,622
10 November 12, 1967 at New York Jets L 20–10
62,671
11 November 19, 1967 Denver Broncos L 21–20
30,891
12 November 26, 1967 at Miami Dolphins L 17–14
27,050
13 December 3, 1967 at Kansas City Chiefs L 23–13
41,943
14 December 9, 1967 at Boston Patriots W 44–16
20,627
15 Bye
16 December 24, 1967 at Oakland Raiders L 28–21
30,738

Game summaries[edit]

Week 14[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Bills 10 0 3 8 21
• Raiders 7 7 7 7 28


Roster[edit]

Buffalo Bills roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Awards and Records[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Collier coached the Bills from 1966–1968
  2. ^ NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 299