1962 Buffalo Bills 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
7-6-1 0-0 4464 1984 2480 38 238 4429 2742 1687 50 229
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The Buffalo Bills' third season was in 1962, playing their home games at War Memorial Stadium. During the offseason they hired Lou Saban to lead the team. Saban brought two years of experience as a head coach. They finished the season 7-6-1, 3-3-1 at home and 4-3-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Cookie Gilchrist was awarded with the AP AFL Player of the Year award.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Houston Oilers 23-28
Week 2 Denver Broncos 20-23
Week 3 New York Titans 6-17
Week 4 @ Dallas Texans 21-41
Week 5 @ Houston Oilers 14-17
Week 6 San Diego Chargers 35-10
Week 7 Oakland Raiders 14-6
Week 8 @ Denver Broncos 45-38
Week 9 Boston Patriots 28-28
Week 10 @ San Diego Chargers 40-20
Week 11 @ Oakland Raiders 10-6
Week 12 @ Boston Patriots 10-21
Week 13 Dallas Texans 23-14
Week 14 @ New York Titans 20-3

Coaches

Head Coach: Lou Saban Wide Receivers Coach: John Mazur Offensive Line Coach: Red Miller Offensive Backfield Coach: John Mazur Defensive Line Coach: Jerry Smith Defensive Backfield Coach: Joe Collier Kickers Coach: Harvey Johnson General Manager: Dick Gallagher