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1962 San Diego Chargers Statistics

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 4-10
Finishing 3rd in the AFL's West Division
Coach: Sid Gillman (4-10)
Location: San Diego, California
1962 San Diego Chargers Roster
1962 San Diego Chargers Results

The San Diego Chargers of the American Football League ended the 1962 season with a record of 4 wins and 10 losses, finishing third in the AFL's West Division.

San Diego chalked up 314 points, while the shaky defensive squad allowed 392. John Hadl passed for 1,632 yards. Don Norton paced pass catchers, grabbing 48 passes for 771 yards. Dave Kocourek was targeted regularly, too.

Keith Lincoln carried the ball for a team-best 574 yards for the Chargers.

Claude Gibson intercepted 8 opponent throws.

Sid Gillman coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
John Hadl26010741.216326.3155.8249.27243.3
Dick Wood974142.36556.844.177.24749.1
Jack Kemp451328.92926.524.424.46750.4
Val Keckin9555.6647.100.0111.12538.4
Keith Lincoln5240.0438.6240.000.023110.8


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Keith Lincoln1175744.986 2
Bobby Jackson1064113.919 5
Jacque MacKinnon592404.124 0
Gerry McDougall431974.624 3
John Hadl401393.518 1
Hezekiah Braxton17352.115 1
Jack Kemp8283.519 1
Lance Alworth11717.017 0
Jerry Robinson2105.00
Bert Coan12100.80
Fred Gillett284.00
Val Keckin133.00
Dick Wood100.00
Totals40916724.186 13


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Don Norton4877116.147 7
Dave Kocourek3968817.645 4
Jerry Robinson2139118.672 3
Keith Lincoln1621413.429 1
Bobby Jackson1313610.533 2
Lance Alworth1022622.667 3
Jacque MacKinnon912513.932 2
Gerry McDougall4276.810 0
Hezekiah Braxton4174.20
Reggie Carolan33913.018 1
Bert Coan15252.052 0
Totals168268616.072 23


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
George Blair343191.2201785.082


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Paul Maguire79328941.666

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dick Harris79513.634 0
Keith Lincoln11948.517 0
Claude Gibson10898.927 0
Hezekiah Braxton100.00
Totals292789.634 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jerry Robinson3274823.457 0
Keith Lincoln1439828.4103 1
Bobby Bethune1225120.927 0
Gerry McDougall37123.728 0
Claude Gibson25527.539 0
Bert Coan23115.528 0
Bobby Jackson11616.016 0
Jack Klotz11515.015 0
Totals67158523.7103 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Claude Gibson88510.637 1
Dick Harris55210.436 0
Frank Buncom44912.226 0
Bobby Bethune362.00
George Blair23618.019 0
Emil Karas284.00
Charlie McNeil13636.036 0
Earl Faison13030.030 0
Bud Whitehead11818.018 0
Paul Maguire11313.013 0
Chuck Allen177.00
Totals2934011.737 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
George Blair01731082
Bobby Jackson52000042
Don Norton700042
Dave Kocourek4000126
Keith Lincoln210100024
Lance Alworth0300018
Gerry McDougall30000018
Jerry Robinson03000018
Jacque MacKinnon0200012
Hezekiah Braxton10000018
Reggie Carolan10006
John Hadl10006
Claude Gibson0010006
Jack Kemp10006