John Hadl

John Willard Hadl
Born: February 15, 1940
Lawrence, KS USA
Position: QB
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 214
College: Kansas
High School: Lawrence (KS)
Career: 1962-1977
Drafted: 1962 in Round 1, #10 overall by the Detroit Lions
Drafted: 1962 in Round 3, #24 overall (AFL) by the San Diego Chargers
Coaching record

John Hadl played from 1962 to 1977 during his career with the San Diego Chargers, Los Angeles Rams, Green Bay Packers and Houston Oilers. Hadl threw for 33,503 yards in his career, completing 2,363 of 4,687 passes with 244 touchdowns and 268 interceptions. He also ran for 1,112 yards in 351 attempts with 16 rushing touchdowns.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
1962AFL San Diego Chargers26010741.216326.3155.8249.272 43.3
1963AFL San Diego Chargers642843.85027.869.469.469 63.4
1964AFL San Diego Chargers27414753.621577.9186.6155.576 78.7
1965AFL San Diego Chargers34817450.027988.0205.7216.085 71.3
1966AFL San Diego Chargers37520053.328467.6236.1143.778 83.0
1967AFL San Diego Chargers42721750.833657.9245.6225.272 74.5
1968AFL San Diego Chargers44020847.334737.9276.1327.384 64.5
1969AFL San Diego Chargers32415848.822537.0103.1113.476 1819067.8
1970NFL San Diego Chargers32716249.523887.3226.7154.667 4232777.1
1971NFL San Diego Chargers43123354.130757.1214.9255.877 1614568.9
1972NFL San Diego Chargers37019051.424496.6154.1267.061 1918756.7
1973NFL Los Angeles Rams25813552.320087.8228.5114.369 1712688.8
1974NFL Green Bay Packers1848948.410725.831.684.368 97054.0
1974NFL Los Angeles Rams1155346.16805.954.365.238 63657.9
1975NFL Green Bay Packers35319154.120955.961.7215.954 3528452.8
1976NFL Houston Oilers1136053.16345.676.287.169 1512360.9
1977NFL Houston Oilers241145.8763.200.0312.518 22613.9
AFL2512123949.3190267.61435.71455.885 18190
NFL2175112451.7144776.71014.61235.777 1611324
Totals4687236350.4335037.12445.22685.785 1791514


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1962AFL San Diego Chargers401393.518 1
1963AFL San Diego Chargers8263.233 0
1964AFL San Diego Chargers20703.520 1
1965AFL San Diego Chargers28913.223 1
1966AFL San Diego Chargers38952.521 2
1967AFL San Diego Chargers371072.926 3
1968AFL San Diego Chargers23140.62
1969AFL San Diego Chargers261094.217 2
1970NFL San Diego Chargers281886.734 1
1971NFL San Diego Chargers18754.237 1
1972NFL San Diego Chargers22994.517 1
1973NFL Los Angeles Rams1450.40
1974NFL Green Bay Packers8-3-0.40
1974NFL Los Angeles Rams11282.50
1975NFL Green Bay Packers20472.40
1976NFL Houston Oilers7111.60
1977NFL Houston Oilers3113.71
AFL2206513.033 12
NFL1314613.537 4
Totals35111123.237 16


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1966AFL San Diego Chargers2-13-6.50
1972NFL San Diego Chargers144.00


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1963AFL San Diego Chargers27537.538
1964AFL San Diego Chargers62244739.571
1965AFL San Diego Chargers38154440.665
1967AFL San Diego Chargers27035.046
1970NFL San Diego Chargers13030.030

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1962AFL San Diego Chargers10006
1964AFL San Diego Chargers10006
1965AFL San Diego Chargers10006
1966AFL San Diego Chargers2000012
1967AFL San Diego Chargers300018
1968AFL San Diego Chargers200012
1969AFL San Diego Chargers200012
1970NFL San Diego Chargers10006
1971NFL San Diego Chargers10006
1972NFL San Diego Chargers100006
1977NFL Houston Oilers10006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1962AFLSan Diego Chargers1410
1963AFLSan Diego Chargers140
1964AFLSan Diego Chargers149
1965AFLSan Diego Chargers1414
1966AFLSan Diego Chargers1413
1967AFLSan Diego Chargers1414
1968AFLSan Diego Chargers1414
1969AFLSan Diego Chargers1410
1970NFLSan Diego Chargers1412
1971NFLSan Diego Chargers1414
1972NFLSan Diego Chargers1414
1973NFLLos Angeles Rams1414
1974NFLGreen Bay Packers86
1974NFLLos Angeles Rams65
1975NFLGreen Bay Packers1413
1976NFLHouston Oilers144
1977NFLHouston Oilers142


1971 - Walter Payton Man of the Year


1965 - AFL Associated Press All-AFL (2nd Team)
1965 - AFL United Press International All-AFL (2nd Team)
1965 - AFL New York Daily News All-AFL (2nd Team)
1966 - AFL United Press International All-AFL (2nd Team)
1968 - AFL The Sporting News All-Conference (2nd Team)
1973 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)
1973 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)
1973 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1973 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1973 - Associated Press All-Conference (1st Team)
1973 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
1973 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1973 - Pro Football Weekly All-NFL (1st Team)