1974 Denver Broncos season

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1974 Denver Broncos season
Head coach John Ralston
Home field Mile High Stadium
Results
Record 7–6–1
Division place 2nd AFC West
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1973 1975 >

The 1974 Denver Broncos season was the team's 15th year in professional football and its fifth with the National Football League (NFL). The team finished the season with a winning record for the second straight season with seven wins, six losses, and one tie.

Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

1974 Denver Broncos staff
Front office

Head coaches

  • Head Coach – John Ralston

Offensive coaches

  • Offensive Coordinator/Offensive Backfield – Max Coley
  • Wide Receivers – Kay Dalton
  • Offensive Line – Jerry Frei
Defensive coaches

Special teams coaches

  • Special Teams – Myrel Moore


[1]

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Game site Record Attendance
1 September 15 Los Angeles Rams L 10–17 Mile High Stadium 0–1
51,121
2 September 22 Pittsburgh Steelers T 35–35 (OT) Mile High Stadium 0–1–1
51,068
3 September 30 at Washington Redskins L 30–3 RFK Stadium 0–2–1
54,395
4 October 6 at Kansas City Chiefs W 17–14 Arrowhead Stadium 1–2–1
67,298
5 October 13 New Orleans Saints W 33–17 Mile High Stadium 2–2–1
50,881
6 October 20 San Diego Chargers W 27–7 Mile High Stadium 3–2–1
50,928
7 October 27 at Cleveland Browns L 21–23 Cleveland Stadium 3–3–1
60,478
8 November 3 Oakland Raiders L 17–28 Mile High Stadium 3–4–1
45,946
9 November 10 at Baltimore Colts W 17–6 Memorial Stadium 4–4–1
33,244
10 November 18 Kansas City Chiefs L 34–42 Mile High Stadium 4–5–1
50,236
11 November 24 at Oakland Raiders W 20–17 Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum 5–5–1
51,224
12 November 28 at Detroit Lions W 31–27 Tiger Stadium 6–5–1
51,157
13 December 8 Houston Oilers W 37–14 Mile High Stadium 7–5–1
46,942
14 December 15 at San Diego Chargers L 0–17 San Diego Stadium 7–6–1
36,571

Standings[edit]

AFC West
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA
Oakland Raiders 12 2 0 .857 5–1 9–2 355 228
Denver Broncos 7 6 1 .536 3–3 5–4–1 302 294
Kansas City Chiefs 5 9 0 .357 2–4 4–7 212 285
San Diego Chargers 5 9 0 .357 2–4 4–7 233 293

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1974 Denver Broncos Media Guide. p. 4. Retrieved December 22, 2013. 

External links[edit]