1971 Denver Broncos 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
4-9-1 0-0 4158 2065 2093 39 217 3819 1985 1834 40 206
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The Denver Broncos' twelfth season was in 1971, and it was the fifth season Lou Saban served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 4-9-1, 2-4-1 at home and 2-5-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Miami Dolphins 10-10
Week 2 @ Green Bay Packers 13-34
Week 3 Kansas City Chiefs 3-16
Week 4 Oakland Raiders 16-27
Week 5 San Diego Chargers 20-16
Week 6 @ Cleveland Browns 27-0
Week 7 @ Philadelphia Eagles 16-17
Week 8 Detroit Lions 20-24
Week 9 Cincinnati Bengals 10-24
Week 10 @ Kansas City Chiefs 10-28
Week 11 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 22-10
Week 12 Chicago Bears 6-3
Week 13 @ San Diego Chargers 17-45
Week 14 @ Oakland Raiders 13-21

Coaches

Head Coach: Lou Saban Interim Head Coach: Jerry Smith Offensive Line Coach: Jerry Smith Tight Ends Coach: Whitey Dovell Offensive Backs Coach: Hunter Enis Defensive Line Coach: Stan Jones Defensive Backfield Coach: Joe Collier Special Teams Coach: Whitey Dovell