1965 Buffalo Bills Roster

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 10-3-1
Finishing 1st in the AFL's East Division
Postseason: 1-0 Won Championship
Coach: Lou Saban (10-3-1)
Location: Buffalo, New York
1965 Buffalo Bills Statistics
1965 Buffalo Bills Results

The Buffalo Bills of the American Football League ended the 1965 season with a record of 10 wins and 3 losses and 1 ties, finishing first in the AFL's East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-0.

Defensively, the Bills topped the circuit with just 226 points allowed. Buffalo scored 313 points. Jack Kemp threw for 2,368 yards. Bo Roberson topped all receivers, hauling in 31 balls for 483 yards. Billy Joe and Paul Costa contributed to the receiving game also.

Wray Carlton rushed for a team-leading 592 yards.

The sticky-fingered defense created 57 turnovers, best in the league. Hagood Clarke intercepted 7 opponent throws.

Lou Saban coached the team. The 1965 Buffalo Bills won the Championship.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
43Joe AuerRBOctober 11, 19416'1"200Miami (FL)Trenton, NJ USA50
77Stew BarberLTJune 14, 19396'2"250Penn St.Bradford, PA USA140
85Glenn BassSE-WRApril 12, 19396'2"202East CarolinaWilson, NC USA40
60Dave BehrmanCNovember 9, 19416'5"260Michigan St.Dowagiac, MI USA140
50Al BemillerRGApril 18, 19386'3"243SyracuseHanover, PA USA1414
42Butch ByrdPRSeptember 20, 19416'0"211Boston Univ.Watervliet, NY USA1414
30Wray CarltonHBJune 18, 19376'2"225DukeWallace, NC USA140
45Hagood ClarkeLSJune 14, 19426'0"205FloridaAtlanta, GA USA140
82Paul CostaTEDecember 7, 19416'6"268Notre DameYonkers, NY USA108
88Tom DayRDEAugust 20, 19356'2"252North Carolina A&TWashington, DC USA140
44Elbert DubenionFL-WR-HBFebruary 16, 19335'11"187BlufftonGriffin, GA USA30
78Jim DunawayLDTSeptember 3, 19416'4"277MississippiColumbia, MS USA140
24Booker EdgersonLCBJuly 5, 19395'10"183West. IllinoisBaxter, AR USA140
80Charley FergusonWR-TENovember 13, 19396'5"217Tennessee St.Dallas, TX USA120
73George FlintGFebruary 26, 19396'4"240Arizona St.Erie, PA USA140
3Pete GogolakKApril 18, 19426'1"190CornellBudapest, Hungary140
81Bill GromanWR-FLJuly 17, 19366'0"194HeidelbergTiffin, OH USA50
49Floyd HudlowDBNovember 9, 19435'11"195ArizonaPhoenix, AZ USA70
79Dick HudsonRTJuly 30, 19406'3"272MemphisMemphis, TN USA140
64Harry JacobsMLBFebruary 4, 19376'1"226BradleyCanton, IL USA1414
27Tom JanikDBSeptember 6, 19406'3"190Texas A&MPoth, TX USA100
33Billy JoeFBOctober 14, 19406'2"235VillanovaAynor, SC USA140
74Tom KeatingDTSeptember 2, 19426'2"247MichiganChicago, IL USA60
15Jack KempQBJuly 13, 19356'1"201OccidentalLos Angeles, CA USA1413
12Daryle LamonicaQBJuly 17, 19416'3"215Notre DameFresno, CA USA141
52Bill LaskeyLBFebruary 10, 19436'3"235MichiganAnn Arbor, MI USA140
55Paul MaguirePAugust 22, 19386'0"228The CitadelYoungstown, OH USA140
72Ron McDoleLDESeptember 9, 19396'4"265NebraskaChester, OH USA140
75Dudley MeredithDTJanuary 16, 19356'4"280FloridaSmithwick, TX USA140
48Pete MillsWRMay 29, 19425'10"180Wichita St.Calvert, TX USA20
67Joe O'DonnellG-TAugust 31, 19416'2"262MichiganAnn Arbor, MI USA140
46Bo RobersonFLJuly 23, 19356'1"195CornellBlakely, GA USA80
40Ed RutkowskiSEMarch 21, 19416'1"198Notre DameKingston, PA USA140
26George SaimesRSSeptember 1, 19415'11"186Michigan St.Canton, OH USA145
76Henry SchmidtDT-ESeptember 28, 19356'4"254USCSouth Gate, CA USA80
56Marty SchottenheimerLBSeptember 23, 19436'3"225PittsburghCanonsburg, PA USA140
70Tom SestakRDTMarch 9, 19366'5"267BaylorGonzales, TX USA140
66Billy ShawLGDecember 15, 19386'2"258Georgia TechNatchez, MS USA140
20Bobby SmithHBMay 18, 19426'0"203North TexasCorpus Christi, TX USA140
32Donnie StoneHB-FBJanuary 5, 19376'1"205ArkansasSioux City, IA USA140
58Mike StrattonRLBApril 10, 19416'3"224TennesseeVonore, TN USA140
23Eugene SykesDBSeptember 26, 19416'1"201LSUNew Orleans, LA USA40
51John TraceyLLBJune 27, 19336'3"225Texas A&MPhiladelphia, PA USA140
84Ernie WarlickTEJuly 21, 19326'3"235North Carolina CentralWashington, DC USA146
22Charley WarnerKRApril 14, 19406'0"176Prairie ViewGranger, TX USA140


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