1970 Houston Oilers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 3-10-1
Finishing 4th in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Wally Lemm (3-10-1)
Location: Houston, Texas
1970 Houston Oilers Roster
1970 Houston Oilers Results

The Houston Oilers of the National Football League ended the 1970 season with a record of 3 wins and 10 losses and 1 ties, finishing fourth in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference.

The Oilers racked up 217 points, but the leaky defense allowed 352. Charley Johnson passed for 1,652 yards, and Jerry Rhome spent time under center, too. Alvin Reed hauled in 47 passes for 604 yards. Jerry LeVias contributed to the receiving game also.

Joe Dawkins ran for a team-leading 517 yards for Houston.

Zeke Moore picked off 6 errant tosses from the opposition.

Wally Lemm coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Charley Johnson28114451.216525.972.5124.3631512459.8
Jerry Rhome1688852.410316.153.084.887108561.4
Bob Naponic20630.0854.200.0210.0218535.2
Jerry LeVias100.000.000.01100.00000.0
Totals47023850.627685.9122.6234.987 33262


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Joe Dawkins1245174.249 2
Mike Richardson1033683.634 2
Roy Hopkins572073.612 3
Woody Campbell591893.228 1
Hoyle Granger511693.315 1
Jerry Rhome9546.011 1
Jerry LeVias7375.324 0
Bob Naponic3124.011 0
Charley Johnson530.60
Tommie Smiley100.00
Totals41915563.749 10


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Alvin Reed4760412.934 2
Jerry LeVias4152912.963 5
Mike Richardson3438111.267 1
Charlie Joiner2841614.987 3
Mac Haik1719011.235 0
Jim Beirne1621613.525 1
Joe Dawkins15946.317 0
Woody Campbell15785.210 0
Roy Hopkins1414210.143 0
Hoyle Granger1111810.722 0
Totals238276811.687 12


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Roy Gerela2323100.0321856.277


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Spike Jones84355942.473

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jerry LeVias252138.533 0
Mike Richardson10303.011 0
Ken Houston4133.20
Jim Beirne111.00
Joe Dawkins100.00
Totals412576.333 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jerry LeVias2659823.037 0
Benny Johnson1532021.340 0
Zeke Moore719027.145 0
Elbert Drungo12525.025 0
Roy Hopkins12020.020 0
Jess Lewis11515.015 0
Hoyle Granger100.00
Alvin Reed100.00
Donnie Davis200.00
Totals55116821.245 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Zeke Moore68514.232 0
Ken Houston33210.70
Johnny Peacock3248.012 0
Leroy Mitchell23517.535 0
Ron Pritchard22814.017 0
Garland Boyette11818.018 0
Bob Atkins177.00
Totals1822912.735 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
Roy Gerela1823077
Jerry LeVias050000030
Mike Richardson21000018
Roy Hopkins30000018
Charlie Joiner300018
Joe Dawkins20000012
Alvin Reed2000012
Hoyle Granger1000006
Johnny Peacock010006
Woody Campbell100006
Jerry Rhome10006
Jim Beirne100006
Ron Pritchard000012