1967 Colorado Buffaloes football team

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1967 Colorado Buffaloes football
Bluebonnet Bowl champion
Conference Big Eight Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 13
1967 record 9–2 (5–2 Big 8)
Head coach Eddie Crowder (5th year)
Home stadium Folsom Field
Seasons
← 1966
1968 →
1967 Big 8 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#3 Oklahoma $ 7 0 0     10 1 0
Colorado 5 2 0     9 2 0
Kansas 5 2 0     5 5 0
Missouri 4 3 0     7 3 0
Nebraska 3 4 0     6 4 0
Oklahoma State 3 4 0     4 5 1
Iowa State 1 6 0     2 8 0
Kansas State 0 7 0     1 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1967 Colorado Buffaloes football team represented the University of Colorado at Boulder in the 1967 college football season. The Buffaloes offense scored 245 points while the defense allowed 113 points. Led by head coach Eddie Crowder, the Buffaloes competed in the Bluebonnet Bowl.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 16 Baylor* No. 10 Folsom FieldBoulder, CO W 27-7   31,400
September 23 at Oregon* No. 9 Autzen StadiumEugene, OR ABC W 17-13   27,500
October 7 Iowa State No. 8 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO W 34-0   43,304
October 14 No. 17 Missouri No. 6 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO W 23-9   44,517
October 21 at No. 13 Nebraska No. 4 Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE (Rivalry) W 21-16   65,766
October 28 Oklahoma State No. 3 Folsom Field • Boulder, CO L 7-10   42,200
November 4 at No. 15 Oklahoma No. 9 Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK L 0-23   61,106
November 11 Kansas Folsom Field • Boulder, CO W 12-8   38,581
November 18 at Kansas State No. 19 Memorial StadiumManhattan, KS W 40-6   14,500
November 25 at Air Force* No. 17 Falcon StadiumColorado Springs, CO W 33-0   28,835
December 23 vs. No. 18 Miami (FL)* No. 14 Rice StadiumHouston, TX (Bluebonnet Bowl) ABC W 31-21   30,156
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Dick Anderson Safety 3 73 Miami Dolphins
Larry Plantz Wide Receiver 12 326 Oakland Raiders
Bill Harris Running Back 13 329 Atlanta Falcons
Charlie Greer Defensive Back 13 330 Denver Broncos
John Farler Wide Receiver 14 380 Green Bay Packers
Wilmer Cooks Running Back 15 384 New Orleans Saints
Frank Bosch Defensive Tackle 17 446 Washington Redskins

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