New York Jets vs. Baltimore Colts 16 to 7

Sunday, January 12, 1969, Super Bowl

The Colts played the Jets in Super Bowl III on Sunday, January 12, 1969. The Colts entered the game with a record of 13-1-0, while the Jets entered the game with a record of 11-3-0. The Jets won 16-7 to win Super Bowl III, finishing their championship season with a record of 11-3-0 in the regular season, 2-0 in the playoffs. The Colts finished their season 13-1-0 in the regular season, 2-1 in the playoffs. Joe Namath was voted as the Super Bowl MVP, the first Super Bowl MVP of his career.


New York Jets offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
337 195 142 1 21

Coaches

Head Coach: Weeb Ewbank Offensive Coordinator: Clive Rush Offensive Line Coach: Joe Spencer Defensive Line Coach: Buddy Ryan


Baltimore Colts offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
324 181 143 5 18

Coaches

Head Coach: Don Shula Offensive Line Coach: John Sandusky Offensive Backfield Coach: Don McCafferty Defensive Assistant Coach: Bill Arnsparger