1963 Baltimore Colts Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 8-6
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's West Division
Coach: Don Shula (8-6)
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
1963 Baltimore Colts Roster
1963 Baltimore Colts Results

The Baltimore Colts of the National Football League ended the 1963 season with a record of 8 wins and 6 losses, finishing third in the NFL's West Division.

The Colts racked up 316 points, and the defense yielded 285. Johnny Unitas directed the offense, passing for 3,481 yards. Tom Matte hauled in 48 balls, while John Mackey added 726 receiving yards. Jimmy Orr and Raymond Berry contributed to the receiving game as well.

Tom Matte ran for a team-leading 541 yards for Baltimore, while Jerry Hill also buoyed the ground attack.

Jim Welch seized 4 opponent throws.

Don Shula coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Johnny Unitas41023757.834818.5204.9122.96489.7
Gary Cuozzo171058.81046.100.000.02376.6
Tom Matte5120.0204.000.000.02043.8
Lamar McHan100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Matte1335414.131 4
Jerry Hill1004404.420 5
J.W. Lockett812733.418 0
Johnny Unitas472244.826 0
Lenny Moore271365.025 2
Gary Cuozzo3268.726 0
John Mackey133.00
Nate Craddock111.00
Alex Hawkins3-2-0.7-1 0
Totals39616424.131 11


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Matte484669.749 1
Raymond Berry4470316.064 3
Jimmy Orr4170817.360 5
John Mackey3572620.761 7
Jerry Hill2230413.855 1
Lenny Moore2128813.734 2
Willie Richardson1720412.022 0
J.W. Lockett161589.927 1
Alex Hawkins34113.719 0
R.C. Owens177.00
Totals248360514.564 20


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jim Martin353291.4392461.5104


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Tom Gilburg52217341.864
Jerry Logan412130.255

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jerry Logan2827910.038 0
Alex Hawkins171569.250 0
Willie Richardson5438.619 0
Lenny Moore273.50
Jerry Hill100.00
Totals534859.250 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Matte1633120.734 0
John Mackey927130.141 0
Wendell Harris819824.841 0
Jerry Logan817021.231 0
J.W. Lockett35217.328 0
Jerry Hill23216.017 0
Tom Gilburg3299.726 0
Willie Richardson11616.016 0
Jim Parker11515.015 0
Dick Bielski100.00
Totals52111421.441 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Welch44912.215 0
Andy Nelson33712.326 1
Bobby Boyd3175.70
Lenny Lyles23618.036 1
Don Shinnick22010.018 0
Jerry Logan11515.015 0
Totals1517411.636 2

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Jim Martin24320104
John Mackey07000042
Jerry Hill510000036
Jimmy Orr500030
Tom Matte41000030
Lenny Moore22000024
Raymond Berry300018
Gino Marchetti10006
Bobby Boyd010006
J.W. Lockett0100006
Andy Nelson10006
Lenny Lyles10006
Jim Colvin00012