1964 San Diego Chargers season

The 1964 Season was the 5th season for the San Diego Chargers as a professional AFL franchise; the team failed to repeat as AFL champions after winning it in 1963 with a record of 11–3, and finished at 8–5–1.

1964 San Diego Chargers season
OwnerBarron Hilton
Head coachSid Gillman
General managerSid Gillman
Home fieldBalboa Stadium
Results
Record8–5–1
Division place1st Western Division
Playoff finishLost AFL Championship (Buffalo Bills)

RosterEdit

1964 San Diego Chargers final roster
Quarterbacks

Running backs


Wide receivers

Tight ends


Offensive linemen


Defensive linemen

Linebackers


Defensive backs


Special teams


Reserve lists



Practice squad



Rookies in italics
active, inactive, practice squad

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Record Venue Attendance Recap
1 September 12 Houston Oilers W 27–21 1–0 Balboa Stadium 22,632 Recap
2 September 20 Boston Patriots L 28–33 1–1 Balboa Stadium 20,568 Recap
3 September 26 at Buffalo Bills L 3–30 1–2 War Memorial Stadium 40,167 Recap
4 October 3 at New York Jets T 17–17 1–2–1 Shea Stadium 47,746 Recap
5 October 9 at Boston Patriots W 26–17 2–2–1 Fenway Park 35,095 Recap
6 October 18 Denver Broncos W 42–14 3–2–1 Balboa Stadium 23,332 Recap
7 October 25 at Houston Oilers W 20–17 4–2–1 Jeppesen Stadium 21,671 Recap
8 November 1 Oakland Raiders W 31–17 5–2–1 Balboa Stadium 25,557 Recap
9 November 8 at Denver Broncos W 31–20 6–2–1 Bears Stadium 19,670 Recap
10 November 15 at Kansas City Chiefs W 28–14 7–2–1 Municipal Stadium 19,792 Recap
11 Bye
12 November 26 Buffalo Bills L 24–27 7–3–1 Balboa Stadium 31,860 Recap
13 December 6 New York Jets W 38–3 8–3–1 Balboa Stadium 25,753 Recap
14 December 13 Kansas City Chiefs L 6–49 8–4–1 Balboa Stadium 26,562 Recap
15 December 20 at Oakland Raiders L 20–21 8–5–1 Frank Youell Field 20,124 Recap

Note: Intra-division opponents are in bold text.

StandingsEdit

AFL Western Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
San Diego Chargers 8 5 1 .615 4–2 341 300 L2
Kansas City Chiefs 7 7 0 .500 4–2 366 306 W2
Oakland Raiders 5 7 2 .417 2–3–1 303 350 W2
Denver Broncos 2 11 1 .154 1–4–1 240 438 L2

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.

Game summariesEdit

Week 6Edit

1 234Total
Broncos 7 007 14
• Chargers 7 14147 42

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PlayoffsEdit

Round Date Opponent Result Venue Attendance Recap
Championship December 26 at Buffalo Bills L 7–20 War Memorial Stadium 40,242 Recap

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2014-Jan-05.