1969 Boston Patriots season

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1969 Boston Patriots season
Head coach Clive Rush
General manager George Sauer
Owner Billy Sullivan
Home field Alumni Stadium
Results
Record 4–10
Division place T-3rd AFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify
AP All-Pros none
AFL All-Stars RB Carl Garrett
DT Jim Lee Hunt
C Jon Morris
WR Ron Sellers
QB Mike Taliaferro
S Don Web
Uniform
AFC-1967-1969-Uniform-NE.PNG

The Boston Patriots finished the American Football League's 1969 season with a record of four wins and ten losses, and finished tied for third in the AFL's Eastern Division. It was the team's 10th season and their final one in the AFL.

Staff[edit]

Boston Patriots 1969 staff
Front Office

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

 

Defensive Coaches

Regular season[edit]

Standings[edit]

AFL Eastern Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
New York Jets 10 4 0 .714 8–0 353 269 W2
Houston Oilers 6 6 2 .500 5–3 278 279 W1
Boston Patriots 4 10 0 .286 3–5 266 316 L2
Buffalo Bills 4 10 0 .286 2–6 230 359 L2
Miami Dolphins 3 10 1 .231 2–6 233 332 L1

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

Season schedule[edit]

Game-by-game results[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Stadium Record Attendance
1 September 14, 1969 at Denver Broncos L 35–7 Mile High Stadium 0–1
43,679
2 September 21, 1969 Kansas City Chiefs L 31–0 Alumni Stadium 0–2
22,002
3 September 28, 1969 Oakland Raiders L 38–23 Alumni Stadium 0–3
19,069
4 October 5, 1969 New York Jets L 23–14 Alumni Stadium 0–4
25,584
5 October 11, 1969 at Buffalo Bills L 23–16 War Memorial Stadium 0–5
46,201
6 October 19, 1969 San Diego Chargers L 13–10 Alumni Stadium 0–6
18,346
7 October 26, 1969 at New York Jets L 23–17 Shea Stadium 0–7
62,298
8 November 2, 1969 Houston Oilers W 24–0 Alumni Stadium 1–7
19,006
9 November 9, 1969 Miami Dolphins L 17–16 Alumni Stadium 1–8
19,821
10 November 16, 1969 at Cincinnati Bengals W 25–14 Nippert Stadium 2–8
27,927
11 November 23, 1969 Buffalo Bills W 35–21 Alumni Stadium 3–8
25,584
12 November 30, 1969 at Miami Dolphins W 38–23 Tampa Stadium[1] 4–8
32,121
13 December 7, 1969 at San Diego Chargers L 28–18 San Diego Stadium 4–9
33,146
14 December 14, 1969 at Houston Oilers L 27–23 Astrodome 4–10
39,215

Roster[edit]

All of the following players appeared in at least one game for the 1969 Boston Patriots.

Name Position Notes
Jim Nance

Carl Garrett

Gino Capeletti

References[edit]