1969 Denver Broncos season

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1969 Denver Broncos season
Head coach Lou Saban
General manager Lou Saban
Home field Mile High Stadium
Results
Record 5–8–1
Division place 4th AFL West
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1968 1970 >

The 1969 Denver Broncos season was the team's tenth and final season in the American Football League (AFL) before the league merged with the National Football League (NFL). Denver finished the regular season with a record of 5–8–1, 4th place in the AFL West for the seventh straight season.

Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

1969 Denver Broncos staff
Front office

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches



Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Game site Record Attendance
1 September 14 Boston Patriots W 35–7 Mile High Stadium 1–0
43,482
2 September 21 New York Jets W 21–19 Mile High Stadium 2–0
50,583
3 September 28 at Buffalo Bills L 28–41 War Memorial Stadium 2–1
40,302
4 October 5 Kansas City Chiefs L 13–26 Mile High Stadium 2–2
50,564
5 October 12 Oakland Raiders L 14–24 Mile High Stadium 2–3
49,511
6 October 19 at Cincinnati Bengals W 30–23 Nippert Stadium 3–3
27,920
7 October 26 at Houston Oilers L 21–24 Astrodome 3–4
45,348
8 November 2 San Diego Chargers W 13–0 Mile High Stadium 4–4
45,511
9 November 9 at Oakland Raiders L 10–41 Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum 4–5
54,416
10 November 16 Houston Oilers T 20–20 Mile High Stadium 4–5–1
45,002
11 November 23 at San Diego Chargers L 24–45 San Diego Stadium 4–6–1
34,664
12 November 27 at Kansas City Chiefs L 17–31 Municipal Stadium 4–7–1
48,773
13 December 7 at Miami Dolphins L 24–27 Miami Orange Bowl 4–8–1
25,332
14 December 14 Cincinnati Bengals W 27–16 Mile High Stadium 5–8–1
42,198

Standings[edit]

AFL Western Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
Oakland Raiders 12 1 1 .923 7–1 377 242 W6
Kansas City Chiefs 11 3 0 .786 5–3 359 177 L1
San Diego Chargers 8 6 0 .571 2–6 288 276 W4
Denver Broncos 5 8 1 .385 3–5 297 344 W1
Cincinnati Bengals 4 9 1 .308 3–5 280 367 L5

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.


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