1966 San Diego Chargers Statistics

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 7-6-1
Finishing 3rd in the AFL's West Division
Coach: Sid Gillman (7-6-1)
Location: San Diego, California
1966 San Diego Chargers Roster
1966 San Diego Chargers Results

The San Diego Chargers of the American Football League ended the 1966 season with a record of 7 wins and 6 losses and 1 ties, finishing third in the AFL's West Division.

The Chargers chalked up 335 points, and the defensive squad surrendered 284. John Hadl threw for 2,846 yards. Lance Alworth grabbed 73 passes for 1,383 yards.

Paul Lowe carried the ball for a team-best 643 yards for San Diego.

Speedy Duncan intercepted 7 opponent throws.

Sid Gillman coached the team.

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Passing:

Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
John Hadl37520053.328467.6236.1143.77883.0
Steve Tensi522140.44057.859.611.96392.2
Keith Lincoln4250.07117.8125.000.036135.4
Paul Lowe3133.3258.300.000.02564.6
Totals43422451.633477.7296.7153.578 

Rushing:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Paul Lowe1466434.457 3
Gene Foster813524.337 1
Keith Lincoln582143.723 1
Jim Allison312136.961 2
John Hadl38952.521 2
Rick Redman2147.032 0
Lance Alworth3103.30
Steve Tensi1-1-1.0-1 0
Gary Garrison1-3-3.0-3 0
Totals36115374.361 9

Receiving:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lance Alworth73138318.978 13
Gary Garrison4664214.036 4
Jacque MacKinnon2647718.346 6
Gene Foster2626010.063 2
Keith Lincoln1426418.967 2
Jim Allison12998.220 0
Paul Lowe12413.411 0
Willie Frazier914416.030 2
Don Norton45012.518 0
John Hadl2-13-6.50
Totals224334714.978 29

Kicking:

Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Dick Van Raaphorst403997.5311651.687
Totals403997.5311651.687

Punting:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Rick Redman66244237.054
Totals66244237.054

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Speedy Duncan1823813.281 1
Kenny Graham2157.512 0
Dave Plump144.00
Totals2125712.281 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Speedy Duncan2564225.750 0
Dave Plump1534523.035 0
Paul Lowe716723.954 0
Joe Beauchamp46416.025 0
Miller Farr25427.035 0
Nat Whitmyer11010.010 0
Sam Gruneisen100.00
Totals55128223.354 0

Interceptions:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Speedy Duncan7679.631 0
Kenny Graham57014.032 1
Miller Farr36822.735 0
Bud Whitehead28944.561 0
Joe Beauchamp22412.021 0
Rick Redman273.50
John Milks11313.013 0
Chuck Allen188.00
Dick Degen177.00
Archie Matsos166.00
Jim Tolbert100.00
Howard Kindig100.00
Totals2735913.361 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
Dick Van Raaphorst1639087
Lance Alworth01300078
Jacque MacKinnon600036
Gary Garrison0400024
Paul Lowe30000018
Keith Lincoln1200018
Gene Foster1200018
Willie Frazier200012
John Hadl2000012
Jim Allison2000012
Rick Redman0010006
Speedy Duncan1000006
Kenny Graham010006
Totals9291001101639000333