1960 Houston Oilers 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
10-4-0 1-1 5337 3504 1833 45 279 5234 3660 1574 53 303
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The Houston Oilers' first season was in 1960, playing their home games at Jeppesen Stadium. During the offseason they hired Lou Rymkus to lead the team. Rymkus previously was the offensive line coach of the Los Angeles Rams and had six years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the regular season 10-4-0 and continued to the postseason. They faced the Los Angeles Chargers and won 24-16, clinching the AFL championship for the 1960 season.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Oakland Raiders 37-22
Week 2 Los Angeles Chargers 38-28
Week 3 Oakland Raiders 13-14
Week 5 New York Titans 27-21
Week 6 Dallas Texans 20-10
Week 7 @ New York Titans 42-28
Week 8 @ Buffalo Bills 24-25
Week 9 @ Denver Broncos 45-25
Week 10 @ Los Angeles Chargers 21-24
Week 11 Denver Broncos 20-10
Week 12 @ Boston Patriots 24-10
Week 13 @ Dallas Texans 0-24
Week 14 Buffalo Bills 31-23
Week 15 Boston Patriots 37-21

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Championship Los Angeles Chargers 24-16

Coaches

Head Coach: Lou Rymkus Ends Coach: Mac Speedie Assistant Coach: Wally Lemm, Walt Schlinkman, Fred Wallner