1970 Kansas City Chiefs Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 7-5-2
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Hank Stram (7-5-2)
Location: Kansas City, Kansas
1970 Kansas City Chiefs Statistics
1970 Kansas City Chiefs Roster

The Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League ended the 1970 season with a record of 7 wins and 5 losses and 2 ties, finishing second in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference.

The Chiefs scored 272 points, and the defensive squad surrendered 244. Ed Podolak carried the ball for a team-leading 749 yards for Kansas City.

Len Dawson threw for 1,876 yards. Otis Taylor topped all receivers, grabbing 34 passes for 618 yards. Wendell Hayes and Ed Podolak contributed to the receiving game as well.

The opportunistic defense led the way with 43 turnovers. Johnny Robinson intercepted 10 opponent throws.

Hank Stram coached the team.

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Regular Season Points For: 272
Regular Season Points Against: 244

Date Game Res Home Road Record
September 20, 1970 Kansas City Chiefs 10 at Minnesota Vikings 27 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
September 28, 1970 Kansas City Chiefs 44 at Baltimore Colts 24 W 0-0-0 1-1-0 1-1-0
October 4, 1970 Kansas City Chiefs 13 at Denver Broncos 26 L 0-0-0 1-2-0 1-2-0
October 11, 1970 Boston Patriots 10 at Kansas City Chiefs 23 W 1-0-0 1-2-0 2-2-0
October 18, 1970 Kansas City Chiefs 27 at Cincinnati Bengals 19 W 1-0-0 2-2-0 3-2-0
October 25, 1970 Dallas Cowboys 27 at Kansas City Chiefs 16 L 1-1-0 2-2-0 3-3-0
November 1, 1970 Oakland Raiders 17 at Kansas City Chiefs 17 T 1-1-1 2-2-0 3-3-1
November 8, 1970 Houston Oilers 9 at Kansas City Chiefs 24 W 2-1-1 2-2-0 4-3-1
November 15, 1970 Kansas City Chiefs 31 at Pittsburgh Steelers 14 W 2-1-1 3-2-0 5-3-1
November 22, 1970 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at Kansas City Chiefs 6 T 2-1-2 3-2-0 5-3-2
November 29, 1970 San Diego Chargers 14 at Kansas City Chiefs 26 W 3-1-2 3-2-0 6-3-2
December 6, 1970 Denver Broncos 0 at Kansas City Chiefs 16 W 4-1-2 3-2-0 7-3-2
December 12, 1970 Kansas City Chiefs 6 at Oakland Raiders 20 L 4-1-2 3-3-0 7-4-2
December 20, 1970 Kansas City Chiefs 13 at San Diego Chargers 31 L 4-1-2 3-4-0 7-5-2


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