1969 Kansas City Chiefs Statistics

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 11-3
Finishing 2nd in the AFL's West Division
Postseason: 3-0 Won Super Bowl
Coach: Hank Stram (11-3)
Location: Kansas City, Kansas
1969 Kansas City Chiefs Roster
1969 Kansas City Chiefs Results

The Kansas City Chiefs of the American Football League ended the 1969 season with a record of 11 wins and 3 losses, finishing second in the AFL's West Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-0.

The defense proved to be a force, as the Chiefs conceded 177 points, the lowest total in the circuit. Kansas City moved the ball well, scoring 359 points. Mike Garrett carried the pigskin for a team-leading 732 yards, while Robert Holmes also buoyed the ground attack.

Len Dawson passed for 1,323 yards, and Mike Livingston spent time under center also. Mike Garrett grabbed 43 passes, while Otis Taylor added 696 receiving yards.

The sticky-fingered defense created 47 turnovers, best in the league. Emmitt Thomas intercepted 9 opponent throws.

Hank Stram coached the team. The 1969 Kansas City Chiefs won the Super Bowl.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Len Dawson1669859.013238.095.4137.855138969.9
Mike Livingston1618452.211237.042.563.7931112467.4
Jacky Lee201260.01095.415.015.03123870.6
Warren McVea3133.35016.7133.300.05000121.5
Tom Flores11100.03333.01100.000.03300158.3
Totals35119655.826387.5164.6205.793 26251


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mike Garrett1687324.434 6
Robert Holmes1506124.125 2
Warren McVea1065004.780 7
Wendell Hayes622083.411 4
Mike Livingston151026.839 0
Paul Lowe10333.318 0
Frank Pitts5285.611 0
Jacky Lee133.00
Len Dawson133.00
Fred Arbanas111.00
Tom Flores100.00
Otis Taylor2-2-1.010 0
Totals52222204.380 19


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mike Garrett4343210.041 2
Otis Taylor4169617.079 7
Frank Pitts3147015.251 2
Robert Holmes2626610.233 3
Gloster Van Richardson2338116.639 2
Fred Arbanas1625816.144 0
Wendell Hayes9647.117 0
Warren McVea77110.122 0
Totals196263813.579 16


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jan Stenerud3838100.0352777.1119


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Jerrel Wilson68302244.462

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Noland Smith910711.964 0
Willie Mitchell131017.835 0
Mike Garrett8283.510 0
Goldie Sellers2157.50
Totals322517.864 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Warren McVea1331824.540 0
Willie Mitchell717825.436 0
Ed Podolak716523.628 0
Noland Smith412531.237 0
Paul Lowe511623.230 0
Wendell Hayes28140.545 0
Robert Holmes25427.036 0
Bobby Bell15353.053 1
Totals41109026.653 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Emmitt Thomas914616.245 1
Johnny Robinson815819.833 0
Jim Kearney514328.660 1
Willie Lanier47017.544 0
Jim Lynch3186.014 0
Jim Marsalis23316.528 0
Willie Mitchell12727.027 0
Totals3259518.660 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
Jan Stenerud27380119
Mike Garrett62000048
Warren McVea70000042
Otis Taylor0700042
Robert Holmes23000030
Wendell Hayes40000024
Gloster Van Richardson200012
Frank Pitts0200012
Bobby Bell10006
Jim Kearney10006
George Daney10006
Emmitt Thomas10006
Goldie Sellers010006


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