1962 New York Titans Statistics

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 5-9
Finishing 4th in the AFL's East Division
Coach: Bulldog Turner (5-9)
Location: New York, New York
1962 New York Titans Roster
1962 New York Titans Results

The New York Titans of the American Football League ended the 1962 season with a record of 5 wins and 9 losses, finishing fourth in the AFL's East Division.

The Titans labored to change the scoreboard with just 278 points, though they the shaky defensive squad surrendered 423, most in the league. Johnny Green tossed for 1,741 yards. Art Powell hauled in 64 passes for 1,130 yards, while Don Maynard and Dick Christy contributed to the receiving game as well.

Dick Christy ran for a team-leading 535 yards for New York.

Lee Riley seized 11 opponent throws.

Bulldog Turner coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Johnny Green25812849.617416.7103.9187.06355.4
Lee Grosscup1265745.28556.886.386.38662.8
Butch Songin904246.74424.922.277.86436.4
Harold Stephens221568.21235.600.000.02682.2
Dick Christy600.
Bob Scrabis200.000.000.0150.000.0
Dean Look100.000.000.01100.000.0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dick Christy1145354.747 3
Bill Mathis712453.541 3
Curley Johnson261144.425 0
Charlie Flowers21783.714 0
Lee Grosscup8627.818 0
Jim Tiller31431.425 0
Johnny Green17352.13
Harold Stephens6335.514 0
Bobby Fowler5275.415 0
Mel West9161.80
Butch Songin4112.810 0
Dean Look294.50
Ed Kovac351.70
Totals31712133.847 9


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Art Powell64113017.780 8
Dick Christy625388.741 3
Don Maynard56104118.686 8
Curley Johnson14624.412 0
Jim Tiller131088.319 0
Thurlow Cooper1212210.225 1
Charlie Flowers7557.914 0
Perry Richards66911.522 0
Bill Mathis6325.314 0
Ed Kovac133.00
Mel West111.00
Totals242316113.186 20


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Bill Shockley302996.7261350.068
Dick Guesman22100.010.02


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Curley Johnson50199840.063
Billy Atkins2296944.063
Johnny Green312140.355
Dainard Paulson311337.748

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dick Christy1525016.773 2
Jim Tiller9475.220 0
Mel West100.00
Totals2529711.973 2

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dick Christy3882421.743 0
Jim Tiller2246221.040 0
Mel West313143.768 0
Bill Shockley37324.332 0
Ed Kovac47218.023 0
Curley Johnson11414.014 0
Thurlow Cooper133.00
Sid Fournet100.00
Totals73157921.668 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lee Riley1112211.130 0
Wayne Fontes414536.283 1
Billy Atkins4307.517 0
Dainard Paulson300.00
Paul Hynes221.00
Larry Grantham221.00
Ed Kovac12121.021 0
Ed Cooke12020.020 0
Hubert Bobo11414.014 0
Totals2935612.383 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Bill Shockley01329068
Art Powell800048
Dick Christy332000048
Don Maynard800048
Bill Mathis3000018
Johnny Green300018
Thurlow Cooper1000018
Ed Cooke010006
Wayne Fontes10006
Larry Grantham010006
Dick Guesman0202