1969 Denver Broncos Statistics

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 5-8-1
Finishing 4th in the AFL's West Division
Coach: Lou Saban (5-8-1)
Location: Denver, Colorado
1969 Denver Broncos Roster
1969 Denver Broncos Results

The Denver Broncos of the American Football League ended the 1969 season with a record of 5 wins and 8 losses and 1 ties, finishing fourth in the AFL's West Division.

The Broncos racked up 297 points, but the defensive squad surrendered 344. Steve Tensi tossed for 1,990 yards. Al Denson hauled in 53 passes for 809 yards.

Floyd Little ran for a team-best 729 yards for Denver.

Bill Thompson intercepted 3 errant tosses from the opposition.

Lou Saban coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Steve Tensi28613145.819907.0144.9124.2792920868.1
Pete Liske1156153.08457.397.8119.6711510363.4
Floyd Little200.
Totals40319247.628357.0235.7235.779 44311


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Floyd Little1467295.048 6
Fran Lynch964074.254 2
Frank Quayle571833.217 0
Tommie Smiley561663.026 3
Steve Tensi12635.217 0
Pete Liske10505.019 0
Wandy Williams10181.81
Al Denson199.00
Bobby Burnett591.80
Henry Jones133.00
Totals39416374.254 12


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Al Denson5380915.362 10
Mike Haffner3556316.146 5
John Embree2946916.279 5
Floyd Little1921811.567 1
Frank Quayle1116715.271 0
Tom Beer920022.248 0
Dave Pivec911713.018 0
Fran Lynch9869.619 0
Wandy Williams55611.214 0
Tommie Smiley5234.617 1
Tom Buckman44812.020 1
Billy Van Heusen36421.336 0
Alan Pastrana11515.015 0
Totals192283514.879 23


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Bobby Howfield373697.3291344.875


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Gus Hollomon47186839.757
Billy Van Heusen25102140.861

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bill Thompson2528811.540 0
Floyd Little67011.752 0
George Burrell55611.242 0
Charlie Greer13636.036 0
Totals3745012.252 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Wandy Williams2357425.038 0
Bill Thompson1851328.563 0
George Burrell610818.030 0
Floyd Little38127.030 0
Ken Criter33110.314 0
Walt Barnes11616.016 0
Chip Myrtle100.00
Gus Hollomon100.00
Totals56132323.663 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bill Thompson39230.757 1
George Burrell26532.538 1
Grady Cavness23015.029 0
John Huard2189.018 0
Charlie Greer2136.513 0
Carl Cunningham2105.00
Gus Hollomon100.00
Totals1422816.357 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
Bobby Howfield1336075
Al Denson01000060
Floyd Little610000042
Mike Haffner500030
John Embree500030
Tommie Smiley3100024
Fran Lynch2000012
Wandy Williams1000006
Tom Buckman10006
George Burrell0010006
Bill Thompson0010006