1970 Boston Patriots Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 2-12
Finishing 5th in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: John Mazur (1-6)
Coach: Clive Rush (1-6)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1970 Boston Patriots Roster
1970 Boston Patriots Results

The Boston Patriots of the National Football League ended the 1970 season with a record of 2 wins and 12 losses, finishing fifth in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference.

Boston struggled to score 149 points, worst in the circuit, while the shaky defensive squad allowed 361, most in the league. Joe Kapp passed for 1,104 yards. Ron Sellers hauled in 38 passes for 550 yards, while Bake Turner was targeted regularly, too.

Jim Nance ran for a team-best 522 yards for the Patriots.

Daryl Johnson intercepted 2 opponent throws.

John Mazur and Clive Rush coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Joe Kapp2199844.711045.031.4177.8482723132.6
Mike Taliaferro1737845.18715.042.3116.4451515841.8
Totals39217644.919755.071.8287.148 42389


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Nance1455223.621 7
Carl Garrett882723.126 4
Odell Lawson56991.815 0
Joe Kapp20713.614 0
Sid Blanks13443.412 0
Eddie Ray5132.60
Mike Taliaferro3113.70
Bob Gladieux482.00
Totals33410403.126 11


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ron Sellers3855014.548 4
Bake Turner2842815.343 2
Carl Garrett262168.329 0
Jim Nance261485.716 0
Barry Brown151459.722 0
Tom Beer1115013.625 0
Odell Lawson1111310.319 0
Charley Frazier9869.616 0
Sid Blanks5499.818 0
Bill Rademacher45112.816 0
Gayle Knief33913.022 1
Totals176197511.248 7


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Gino Cappelletti131292.315640.030
Charlie Gogolak55100.07228.611


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Tom Janik86336439.157

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Carl Garrett171689.962 0
Sid Blanks9839.222 0
Larry Carwell34816.045 0
Daryl Johnson263.00
Odell Lawson100.00
Totals323059.562 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Odell Lawson2554621.852 0
Carl Garrett2451121.330 0
Sid Blanks715221.729 0
Larry Carwell13030.030 0
Fred Whittingham12424.024 0
Marty Schottenheimer188.00
Tom Beer144.00
Barry Brown100.00
Randy Beverly100.00
Totals62127520.652 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Daryl Johnson25125.542 0
Art McMahon17272.072 0
Ed Philpott12323.023 0
Clarence Scott11818.018 0
John Bramlett11616.016 0
J.R. Williamson122.00
Don Webb122.00
Totals818423.072 0

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 Nance7000042
Gino Cappelletti612030
Carl Garrett400000024
Ron Sellers400024
Bake Turner200012
Charlie Gogolak25011
Gayle Knief10006


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