1969 Cincinnati Bengals Statistics

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 4-9-1
Finishing 5th in the AFL's West Division
Coach: Paul Brown (4-9-1)
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
1969 Cincinnati Bengals Roster
1969 Cincinnati Bengals Results

The Cincinnati Bengals of the American Football League ended the 1969 season with a record of 4 wins and 9 losses and 1 ties, finishing fifth in the AFL's West Division.

Cincinnati scored 280 points, while the leaky defense conceded 367, most in the circuit. Greg Cook passed for 1,854 yards. Eric Crabtree paced the receiving corps, grabbing 40 passes for 855 yards. Speedy Thomas and Bob Trumpy were targeted regularly as well.

Jess Phillips carried the ball for a team-best 578 yards for the Bengals, and Paul Robinson also aided the ground game.

Bill Peterson, Ken Riley, Bobby Hunt and Fletcher Smith each intercepted 4 opponent throws.

Paul Brown coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Greg Cook19710653.818549.4157.6115.6782919588.3
Sam Wyche1085450.08387.876.543.7802818082.3
Dale Livingston22100.0157.500.000.0170097.9
Jack Gehrke11100.01313.000.000.01300118.8
Totals30816352.927208.8227.1154.980 57375


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jess Phillips1185784.983 3
Paul Robinson1604893.124 4
Greg Cook251485.930 1
Sam Wyche121078.922 1
Clem Turner231054.634 0
Essex Johnson15543.613 0
Dale Livingston11818.018 0
Speedy Thomas4164.016 1
Ron Lamb581.60
Totals36315234.283 10


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Eric Crabtree4085521.473 7
Bob Trumpy3783522.680 9
Speedy Thomas3348114.662 3
Paul Robinson201045.225 0
Jess Phillips131289.831 0
Chip Myers1020520.550 2
Clem Turner5142.80
Ken Riley2157.517 0
Tommie Smith14141.041 0
Bruce Coslet13939.039 1
Essex Johnson133.00
Totals163272016.780 22


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Horst Muhlmann333297.0241666.780


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Dale Livingston70276939.655
Terry Swanson1245938.255
Horst Muhlmann23819.038
Ron Lamb12929.029

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Essex Johnson17855.017 0
Speedy Thomas4153.812 0
John Guillory100.00
Al Coleman100.00
Totals231004.317 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Essex Johnson1636222.651 0
Ken Riley1433423.940 0
John Guillory817021.228 0
Paul Robinson516833.674 0
Ron Lamb56412.819 0
Jess Phillips35217.329 0
Clem Turner3155.013 0
Harry Gunner100.00
Totals55116521.274 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Fletcher Smith46716.829 0
Bobby Hunt46616.527 0
Ken Riley46616.566 0
Bill Peterson4235.817 0
Bill Bergey26231.058 0
Harry Gunner17070.070 1
Al Beauchamp188.00
John Guillory100.00
Totals2136217.270 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Horst Muhlmann1632080
Bob Trumpy900054
Eric Crabtree700042
Speedy Thomas13000024
Paul Robinson40000024
Jess Phillips30000018
Chip Myers200012
Greg Cook10006
Sam Wyche10006
Bruce Coslet10006
Harry Gunner010006


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