1969 San Diego Chargers season

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1969 San Diego Chargers season
Head coach Sid Gillman
Home field San Diego Stadium
Results
Record 8–6
Division place 3rd Western Division
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
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< 1968 1970 >

The 1969 San Diego Chargers season began with the team trying to improve on their 9–5 record in 1968. It was the last American Football League season before the AFL-NFL merger. It was also Sid Gillman's final season as the team's head coach.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 14, 1969 Kansas City Chiefs L 27–9
47,988
2 September 21, 1969 at Cincinnati Bengals L 34–20
26,243
3 September 28, 1969 New York Jets W 34–27
54,042
4 October 4, 1969 Cincinnati Bengals W 21–14
52,748
5 October 11, 1969 at Miami Dolphins W 21–14
34,585
6 October 19, 1969 at Boston Patriots W 13–10
18,346
7 October 26, 1969 Oakland Raiders L 24–12
54,008
8 November 2, 1969 at Denver Broncos L 13–0
45,511
9 November 9, 1969 at Kansas City Chiefs L 27–3
51,104
10 November 16, 1969 at Oakland Raiders L 21–16
54,372
11 November 23, 1969 Denver Broncos W 45–24
34,664
12 November 27, 1969 at Houston Oilers W 21–17
40,065
13 December 7, 1969 Boston Patriots W 28–18
33,146
14 December 14, 1969 Buffalo Bills W 45–6
47,582

Standings[edit]

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