1962 Dallas Texans Statistics

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 11-3
Finishing 1st in the AFL's West Division
Postseason: 1-0 Won Championship
Coach: Hank Stram (11-3)
Location: Dallas, Texas
1962 Dallas Texans Roster
1962 Dallas Texans Results

The Dallas Texans of the American Football League ended the 1962 season with a record of 11 wins and 3 losses, finishing first in the AFL's West Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-0.

Offensively, Dallas topped the circuit with 389 points. The defense proved to be a force, as the Texans surrendered 233 points, lowest in the league. Abner Haynes rushed for a team-leading 1,049 yards.

Len Dawson threw for 2,759 yards. Chris Burford hauled in 45 passes for 645 yards. Abner Haynes was targeted regularly, too.

Bobby Hunt picked off 8 errant tosses from the opposition.

Hank Stram coached the team. The 1962 Dallas Texans won the Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Len Dawson31018961.027598.9299.4175.59298.3
Eddie Wilson11654.5655.900.000.02272.2
Abner Haynes100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Abner Haynes22110494.771 13
Curtis McClinton1116045.469 2
Len Dawson382526.622 3
Frank Jackson472515.335 3
Jack Spikes572324.117 0
Chris Burford11313.013 0
Eddie Wilson155.00
Jimmy Saxton310.30
Totals47924075.071 21


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Chris Burford4564514.349 12
Abner Haynes3957314.778 6
Fred Arbanas2946916.247 6
Curtis McClinton2933311.528 0
Bill Miller2327712.039 0
Frank Jackson1017717.762 1
Jack Spikes1013213.235 1
Jimmy Saxton56412.833 0
Tommy Brooker413834.592 3
Johnny Robinson11616.016 0
Totals195282414.592 29


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Tommy Brooker3333100.0221254.569
Tom Pennington151386.75240.019
Jack Spikes11100.01


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Eddie Wilson48168135.051
Jimmy Saxton313946.351
Cotton Davidson311739.047

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Abner Haynes151197.930 0
Frank Jackson1111710.639 0
Dave Grayson100.00
Totals272368.739 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dave Grayson1853529.759 0
Frank Jackson1025425.441 0
Jimmy Saxton47719.232 0
Curtis McClinton23216.018 0
Jack Spikes23015.017 0
Abner Haynes12727.027 0
Totals3795525.859 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bobby Hunt810112.617 0
Bobby Ply714420.641 0
Duane Wood48120.233 0
Johnny Robinson4256.220 0
Dave Grayson461.50
Sherrill Headrick33010.011 0
E.J. Holub284.00
Totals3239512.341 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
Abner Haynes13600000114
Tommy Brooker31233087
Chris Burford01200072
Fred Arbanas600036
Frank Jackson310000024
Tom Pennington213019
Len Dawson300018
Curtis McClinton20000012
Jack Spikes0100107


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