1962 Denver Broncos Statistics

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 7-7
Finishing 2nd in the AFL's West Division
Coach: Jack Faulkner (7-7)
Location: Denver, Colorado
1962 Denver Broncos Roster
1962 Denver Broncos Results

The Denver Broncos of the American Football League ended the 1962 season with a record of 7 wins and 7 losses, finishing second in the AFL's West Division.

Denver scored 353 points, while the defensive squad surrendered 334. Frank Tripucka threw for 2,917 yards. Lionel Taylor paced all receivers, hauling in 77 passes for 908 yards. Bo Dickinson provided receiving help, too.

Donnie Stone ran for a team-best 360 yards for the Broncos, while Gene Mingo also buoyed the ground attack.

Goose Gonsoulin intercepted 7 errant tosses from the opposition.

Jack Faulkner coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Frank Tripucka44024054.529176.6173.9255.79664.4
George Shaw1104944.57837.143.61412.79741.4
Gene Mingo2150.0189.000.0150.01841.7
Donnie Stone3133.3134.300.000.01347.9
Hunter Enis2150.
Lionel Taylor200.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Donnie Stone943603.827 3
Gene Mingo542875.382 4
Bo Dickinson732473.442 0
Al Frazier391684.335 2
Johnny Olszewski331143.546 0
James Stinnette21874.114 1
Lionel Taylor22613.018 0
George Shaw4102.51
Frank Tripucka2-1-0.51
Totals32212984.082 12


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lionel Taylor7790811.845 4
Bo Dickinson605549.233 4
Gene Prebola4159914.655 1
Bob Scarpitto3566719.167 6
Donnie Stone2022311.256 2
Gene Mingo141077.634 0
Johnny Olszewski1315011.526 1
James Stinnette131098.432 0
Al Frazier1121119.296 1
Jerry Tarr821126.497 2
Totals292373912.897 21


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Gene Mingo343294.1392769.2113
Jim Fraser22100.02


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Jim Fraser55240043.675
Wahoo McDaniel517334.639

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bob Zeman55911.847 0
Gene Mingo7365.112 0
Al Frazier5326.416 0
Tom Minter210.50
Totals191286.747 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Al Frazier1938820.435 0
Tom Minter1022722.750 0
Jerry Tarr821727.150 0
John McGeever514328.652 0
Gene Mingo69916.531 0
Johnny Olszewski36622.024 0
James Stinnette22713.521 0
Bo Dickinson22613.014 0
Eldon Danenhauer11111.011 0
Jim McMillin166.00
Totals57121021.252 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Goose Gonsoulin78812.664 1
Bob Zeman613322.255 1
Jim McMillin411729.248 1
Wahoo McDaniel4379.218 0
John McGeever26331.548 1
Chuck Gavin13535.035 0
John Cash155.00
Tom Erlandson133.00
Jim Fraser122.00
Totals2748317.964 4

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Gene Mingo400027320137
Bob Scarpitto600036
Donnie Stone3200030
Bo Dickinson04000024
Lionel Taylor0400024
Al Frazier210000018
Jerry Tarr2000012
Jim McMillin01100012
Gene Prebola100018
Bob Zeman010006
Bud McFadin10006
George Shaw10006
Frank Tripucka10006
Goose Gonsoulin10006
John McGeever010006
James Stinnette1000006
Johnny Olszewski0100006
Jim Fraser00202