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1959 Baltimore Colts (NFL) 1st place Western Conference 9-3-0 .750
Head Coach: Weeb Ewbank
Offensive LineHerman Ball
EndsDon McCafferty
Defensive LineJohn Sandusky
BackfieldCharley Winner
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Fri8/14/1959ACollege All-Stars29-0WChicago, ILSoldier Field70000
Fri8/21/1959NNew York Giants28-3WDallas, TXCotton Bowl55000
Fri8/28/1959HWashington Redskins23-10WBaltimore, MDMemorial Stadium22409
Fri9/4/1959NPittsburgh Steelers30-21WMiami, FLOrange Bowl39555
Sun9/13/1959APhiladelphia Eagles13-35LPhiladelphia, PAFranklin Field15928
Sun9/20/1959NChicago Cardinals17-31LLouisville, KYFairgrounds Stadium16671
Sun9/27/1959HDetroit Lions21-9WBaltimore, MDMemorial Stadium55588
Sat10/3/1959HChicago Bears21-26LBaltimore, MDMemorial Stadium57557
Sun10/11/1959ADetroit Lions31-24WDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium54197
Sun10/18/1959AChicago Bears21-7WChicago, ILWrigley Field48430
Sun10/25/1959HGreen Bay Packers38-21WBaltimore, MDMemorial Stadium57557
Sun11/1/1959HCleveland Browns31-38LBaltimore, MDMemorial Stadium57557
Sun11/8/1959AWashington Redskins24-27LWashington, DCGriffith Stadium32773
Sun11/15/1959AGreen Bay Packers28-24WMilwaukee, WICounty Stadium25521
Sun11/22/1959HSan Francisco 49ers45-14WBaltimore, MDMemorial Stadium57557
Sun11/29/1959HLos Angeles Rams35-21WBaltimore, MDMemorial Stadium57557
Sat12/5/1959ASan Francisco 49ers34-14WSan Francisco, CAKezar Stadium59075
Sat12/12/1959ALos Angeles Rams45-26WLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum65528
Sun12/27/1959HNew York Giants31-16WBaltimore, MDMemorial Stadium57545League Championship
Exhibition game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
35Alan AmecheFB6-121826Wisconsin1212
82Raymond BerryLOE6-218926Schreiner Institute JC; Southern Methodist1212
81Ordell BraaseRDE-LDE6-424027South Dakota122
17Ray BrownRS-QB-P6-219523Mississippi1210
85Ed CookeRDE-LDE6-424824Maryland40
20Milt DavisRDH6-118830Los Angeles CC; UCLA1111
21Art DeCarloDB6-219628Georgia80
70Art DonovanLDT6-226335Notre Dame; Boston College1212
45L.G. DupreLOH5-1119027Baylor44
25Alex HawkinsLOH-ROH6-118822South Carolina111
83Don JoyceRDE6-325330Tulane1110
78Ray KrouseRDT-LDT-LDE6-326332Maryland120
43Hal LewisROH-LOH6-120024Houston120
76Gene LipscombRDT6-628428none1212
89Gino MarchettiLDE6-424433Modesto JC; San Francisco1212
64Marv MatuszakLB6-323228Tulsa110
24Lenny MooreROH6-119126Penn State1212
84Jim MutschellerROE6-121329Notre Dame1212
65Steve MyhraK6-123725Minnesota; North Dakota120
80Andy NelsonLS6-118026Memphis1212
50Buzz NutterC6-423028Virginia Tech1212
77Jim ParkerLOT6-327325Ohio State1212
36Bill PellingtonLLB6-223432Defiance; Rutgers1212
79Sherman PlunkettLOT-ROT6-429026Maryland-Eastern Shore120
60George PreasROT6-224426Virginia Tech1212
31Billy PricerFB-LOH5-1020825Oklahoma121
44Bert RechicharLB6-120929Tennessee100
87Jerry RichardsonLOE-LOH6-318523Wofford110
47Johnny SampleRS6-120323Maryland-Eastern Shore122
68Alex SanduskyROG6-123527Clarion1212
86Dave ShererP-ROE6-321822New Mexico Military Institute JC; Southern Methodist120
66Don ShinnickRLB6-023224Los Angeles Valley JC; UCLA1212
41Jackie SimpsonRDH5-1018325Florida101
26Mike SommerLOH5-1119025George Washington87
63Art SpinneyLOG6-023032Boston College1212
52Dick SzymanskiMG/MLB6-323327Notre Dame1212
23Carl TaseffLDH5-1118231John Carroll1212
19Johnny UnitasQB6-119426Louisville1212
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Jackie Burkett112CAuburn
Dave Sherer224ESouthern Methodist
Zeke Smith448GAuburn
Hanson Churchwell560GMississippi
Palmer Pyle672TMichigan State
Hal Lewis784BHouston
Tommy Joe Coffey896BWest Texas A&M
Tom Brown9108GMinnesota
Don Stewart10120ESouthern Methodist
Tom Stephens11132BSyracuse
Dick Wood12144QBAuburn
Rudy Smith13156TMississippi
Ferdie Burket14168BSoutheastern Oklahoma State
Teddy Foret15180TAuburn
Morris Keller16192TClemson
LeRoy Bergan17204TSouth Dakota State
Opie Bandy18216TTulsa
Milt Crain19228CMississippi
Paul Balonick20240CNorth Carolina State
John Hernstein21252BMichigan
Lonny Leatherman22264ETexas Christian
Bob Davis23276BHouston
Bob Novogratz24288GArmy
Ed Keiffer25300BSyracuse
Rene Lorio26312BSouthern Mississippi
Terry Thurman27324BRice
Fred Long28336BIowa
Perry McGriff29348EFlorida
Blair Weese30360BWest Virginia Tech
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals559483142
Opponents Totals31908545
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals267951482456634
Opponents Totals195651181265610
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Raymond Berry140000084
Steve Myhra0505198.061735.3068
Alan Ameche80000048
Lenny Moore80000048
Jim Mutscheller80000048
Jerry Richardson30000018
Mike Sommer20000012
Johnny Unitas20000012
Milt Davis1000006
L.G. Dupre1000006
Andy Nelson1000006
Bill Pellington1000006
Dick Szymanski1000006
Carl Taseff1000006
Bert Rechichar000010.000
Team Totals51505198.061833.30374
Opponents Totals31293193.5122254.50251
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Steve Myhra61735.31/2/0/2/0/
Bert Rechichar010.00/0/0/0/0/
Team Totals61833.31/3/0/2/0/
Opponents Totals122254.53/2/3/4/0/
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Alan Ameche1786793.8267
Lenny Moore924224.631t2
Mike Sommer612273.753t2
Johnny Unitas291455.0212
Billy Pricer341283.8160
L.G. Dupre23542.3210
Alex Hawkins12443.7110
Ray Brown242.030
Hal Lewis420.520
Team Totals43517053.953t13
Opponents Totals32515574.870t16
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Johnny Unitas36719352.616028997.915.071328.7143.8185271492.0
Lenny Moore3266.71258.312.513133.300.0025131.9
Ray Brown4125.03143.514.01400.000.001441.7
L.G. Dupre100.0100.000.000.00039.6
Team Totals37519652.316529387.815.071338.8143.7185275392.1
Opponents Totals35117148.714024977.114.681t133.74011.4155234245.1
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Raymond Berry6695914.555t14
Lenny Moore4784618.0716
Jim Mutscheller4469915.940t8
Alan Ameche131299.9301
Mike Sommer711115.9560
Jerry Richardson78111.6153
L.G. Dupre6477.8181
Hal Lewis35418.0250
Billy Pricer231.540
Dave Sherer199.090
Team Totals196293815.07133
Opponents Totals171249714.681t13
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Milt Davis711917.057t1
Don Shinnick77010.0230
Andy Nelson6335.533t1
Ray Brown58917.8440
Dick Szymanski5244.815t1
Bill Pellington49924.830t1
Carl Taseff26030.0330
Gene Lipscomb14949.0490
Marv Matuszak12323.0230
Johnny Sample11010.0100
Gino Marchetti111.010
Team Totals4057714.457t4
Opponents Totals1419914.2372
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Dave Sherer51213241.96004
Ray Brown29748.55500
Team Totals53222942.16004120202938.3
Opponents Totals50223644.7600233
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Carl Taseff151046.9250
Johnny Sample221295.9250
Don Shinnick100.000
Team Totals382336.1250
Opponents Totals331203.6300
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Johnny Sample1745726.9800
Mike Sommer816620.8250
Billy Pricer66611.0250
Bert Rechichar23919.5270
Hal Lewis23115.5230
Alex Hawkins12121.0210
Sherman Plunkett11212.0120
Milt Davis100.000
Team Totals3879220.8800
Opponents Totals4695020.7420
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Alan Ameche300000
Ray Brown0010130
Art Donovan0001100
L.G. Dupre0010100
Alex Hawkins0010140
Hal Lewis101100
Gene Lipscomb0003300
Lenny Moore410100
Jim Mutscheller210150
Andy Nelson0001100
Buzz Nutter0030300
Bill Pellington0001100
George Preas0010150
Billy Pricer100000
Jerry Richardson100000
Johnny Sample121300
Dave Sherer110100
Mike Sommer100000
Carl Taseff1011150
Johnny Unitas610100
Team Totals22913922320
Opponents Totals18999180
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