1961 Boston Patriots schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
9-4-1 0-0 4214 2539 1675 30 238 4123 3082 1041 42 243
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The Boston Patriots' second season was in 1961, and it was the second season Lou Saban served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 9-4-1, 4-2-1 at home and 5-2-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 New York Titans 20-21
Week 2 Denver Broncos 45-17
Week 3 @ Buffalo Bills 23-21
Week 4 @ New York Titans 30-37
Week 5 San Diego Chargers 27-38
Week 6 Houston Oilers 31-31
Week 7 Buffalo Bills 52-21
Week 8 @ Dallas Texans 18-17
Week 9 Dallas Texans 28-21
Week 10 @ Houston Oilers 15-27
Week 11 Oakland Raiders 20-17
Week 13 @ Denver Broncos 28-24
Week 14 @ Oakland Raiders 35-21
Week 15 @ San Diego Chargers 41-0

Coaches

Head Coach: Lou Saban Interim Head Coach: Mike Holovak Offensive Line Coach: Red Miller Offensive Backfield Coach: Mike Holovak Defensive Line Coach: Jerry Smith Defensive Backfield Coach: Joe Collier