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1977 Denver Broncos (NFL) 1st place American Football Conference Western Division 12-2-0 .857
Head Coach: Red Miller
Special TeamsMarv Braden
Defensive CoordinatorJoe Collier
Defensive BacksBob Gambold
Offensive LineKen Gray
Defensive LineStan Jones
Linebackers/Special TeamsMyrel Moore
QuarterbacksBabe Parilli
ReceiversFran Polsfoot
Offensive BacksPaul Roach
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Fri8/5/1977HBaltimore Colts14-8WDenver, COMile High Stadium40059
Sat8/13/1977HSt. Louis Cardinals15-7WDenver, COMile High Stadium44001
Sat8/20/1977AAtlanta Falcons10-2WAtlanta, GAAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium21239
Sun8/28/1977APhiladelphia Eagles24-28LPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium29532
Fri9/2/1977ASeattle Seahawks27-10WSeattle, WAKingdome54916
Sat9/10/1977ASan Francisco 49ers20-0WSan Francisco, CACandlestick Park36441
Sun9/18/1977HSt. Louis Cardinals7-0WDenver, COMile High Stadium75002
Sun9/25/1977HBuffalo Bills26-6WDenver, COMile High Stadium74737
Sun10/2/1977ASeattle Seahawks24-13WSeattle, WAKingdome53108
Sun10/9/1977HKansas City Chiefs23-7WDenver, COMile High Stadium74718
Sun10/16/1977AOakland Raiders30-7WOakland, CAOakland-Alameda County Coliseum53616
Sun10/23/1977ACincinnati Bengals24-13WCincinnati, OHRiverfront Stadium54395
Sun10/30/1977HOakland Raiders14-24LDenver, COMile High Stadium75007
Sun11/6/1977HPittsburgh Steelers21-7WDenver, COMile High Stadium74697
Sun11/13/1977ASan Diego Chargers17-14WSan Diego, CASan Diego Stadium45211
Sun11/20/1977AKansas City Chiefs14-7WKansas City, MOArrowhead Stadium54050
Sun11/27/1977HBaltimore Colts27-13WDenver, COMile High Stadium74939
Sun12/4/1977AHouston Oilers24-14WHouston, TXAstrodome46875
Sun12/11/1977HSan Diego Chargers17-9WDenver, COMile High Stadium74905
Sun12/18/1977ADallas Cowboys6-14LIrving, TXTexas Stadium63752
Sat12/24/1977HPittsburgh Steelers34-21WDenver, COMile High Stadium75011AFC Divisional Playoff
Sun1/1/1978HOakland Raiders20-17WDenver, COMile High Stadium74982AFC Championship
Sun1/15/1978HDallas Cowboys10-27LNew Orleans, LALouisiana Superdome75583Super Bowl XII
Exhibition game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
73Hank AllisonOT6-325530Sequoias JC; San Diego State30
77Lyle AlzadoRDE6-325428Yankton1414
24Otis ArmstrongRB5-1019627Purdue1010
54Rick BaskaLB6-322525UCLA40
72Billy BryanC6-225522Duke10
68Rubin CarterNT6-025425Miami (Florida)1414
79Barney ChavousLDE6-325426South Carolina State1311
10Bucky DiltsP5-918324Georgia140
82Jack DolbinWR5-1018029Wake Forest1413
85Ron EgloffTE6-522722Wisconsin130
56Larry EvansRLB6-221724Mississippi College140
43Steve FoleyRCB6-319024Tulane1313
62Tom GlassicLOG6-325423Virginia1414
53Randy GradisharRILB6-323325Ohio State1414
63John GrantNT6-323527Southern California140
60Paul HowardROG6-326027Brigham Young1414
65Glenn HydeLOT-ROT6-325526Pittsburgh140
29Bernie JacksonWS6-017327Los Angeles Pierce JC; Washington State1413
57Tom JacksonROLB5-1122026Louisville1313
30Jim JensenRB6-323024Iowa110
32Jon KeyworthRB6-323027Colorado119
33Jim KiickRB5-1121531Wyoming30
41Rob LytleRB5-1119623Michigan144
66Brison ManorLDE6-424825Pratt CC; Arkansas131
50Bobby MaplesC6-324735Baylor140
74Andy MaurerLOT6-325529Oregon1313
71Claudie MinorROT6-427826Mount San Antonio JC; San Diego CC; San Diego State1414
52Mike MontlerC6-426033Colorado1414
7Craig MortonQB6-421334California1414
25Haven MosesWR6-220031Los Angeles Harbor JC; San Diego State1414
58Rob NairneLLB6-422723Oregon State130
88Riley OdomsTE6-423027Houston1414
23Chris PaneRCB-LCB-FS5-1118424Chabot JC; Chico State111
13Craig PenroseQB6-321124Colorado; San Diego State80
35Lonnie PerrinRB6-122225Illinois145
21Randy PoltlWS-SS6-319025Stanford141
26Larry RileyLCB5-1019523Salem50
59Joe RizzoLILB6-122027Merchant Marine1312
67Steve SchindlerLOT-LOG-ROG6-325523Boston College141
86John SchultzWR5-1018224Maryland140
70Paul SmithLDE-RDE-DT6-325432New Mexico122
51Bob SwensonLOLB6-322224California1414
36Billy ThompsonSS6-120031Maryland-Eastern Shore1414
55Godwin TurkLILB-ROLB-RILB6-323027California; Southern University133
15Jim TurnerK6-220636Utah State140
80Rick UpchurchWR5-1017325Indian Hills JC; Minnesota141
14Norris WeeseQB-P6-119526Mississippi130
20Louis WrightLCB6-320024Arizona State; Bakersfield CC; San Jose State1414
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Steve Schindler118GBoston College
Rob Lytle245RMichigan
Billy Bryan4101CDuke
Larry Swider7185PPittsburgh
Calvin Culliver8212RBAlabama
Charles Jackson9241DTWashington
Oren Middlebrook10268WRArkansas State
Phil Heck11297LBCalifornia
Scott Levenhagen12324TEWestern Illinois
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4thOT
Team Totals68726074
Opponents Totals45464017
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals223101107157221034.391883
Opponents Totals21777123177122132.197718
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Jim Turner1313491.2131968.4076
Otis Armstrong40000024
Craig Morton40000024
Haven Moses40000024
Lonnie Perrin40000024
Rick Upchurch40000024
Jack Dolbin30000018
Riley Odoms30000018
Rob Lytle20000012
Tom Jackson1000006
Jim Jensen1000006
Jon Keyworth1000006
Norris Weese1000006
Louis Wright1000006
Team Totals34313491.2131968.40274
Opponents Totals18161888.982236.40148
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Jim Turner131968.40/03/47/103/50/0
Team Totals131968.40/03/47/103/50/0
Opponents Totals82236.41/12/31/54/90/4
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Otis Armstrong1304893.8354
Lonnie Perrin1104564.1623
Rob Lytle1044083.9211
Jon Keyworth833113.7161
Jim Jensen401433.6121
Craig Morton311254.0154
Norris Weese11565.1211
Craig Penrose4246.0170
Rick Upchurch11919.019t1
Jack Dolbin2126.0140
Jim Kiick111.010
Bucky Dilts100.000
Haven Moses5-1-0.280
Team Totals52320433.96216
Opponents Totals47015313.3655
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Craig Morton25413151.611519297.614.781t145.583.143338159182.0
Norris Weese201155.091196.010.83115.000.021510489.4
Craig Penrose392153.8142175.610.33500.0410.354916830.6
Team Totals31316352.113822657.213.981t154.8123.850402186375.6
Opponents Totals42623555.216625566.010.951112.6255.935312224457.2
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Riley Odoms3742911.6333
Haven Moses2753920.0354
Jack Dolbin2644317.081t3
Otis Armstrong181287.1200
Rob Lytle1719811.647t1
Rick Upchurch1224520.4452
Jon Keyworth11484.4140
Lonnie Perrin610617.741t1
Jim Jensen46315.8340
Ron Egloff22713.5200
Jim Kiick2147.0110
Jim Turner12525.025t1
Team Totals163226513.981t15
Opponents Totals235255610.95111
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Billy Thompson512224.4380
Tom Jackson49523.873t1
Louis Wright312842.7591
Randy Gradishar35618.7280
Joe Rizzo34916.3380
Steve Foley3227.3220
Bernie Jackson11313.0130
Paul Smith166.060
Larry Evans100.000
Bob Swenson100.000
Team Totals2549119.673t2
Opponents Totals1217214.3370
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Bucky Dilts90352539.2630519397302833.6
Norris Weese13838.03800003838.0
Team Totals91356339.2630519397306633.7
Opponents Totals95386840.774913712297631.3
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Rick Upchurch51665312.887t1
Chris Pane62488.0140
John Schultz101111.0110
Team Totals58871212.387t1
Opponents Totals55103977.2290
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Rick Upchurch2045622.8320
John Schultz613522.5330
Lonnie Perrin37224.0320
Chris Pane11616.0160
Glenn Hyde11515.0150
Jon Keyworth11515.0150
John Grant188.080
Rob Nairne111.010
Jack Dolbin01414L0
Team Totals3473221.5330
Opponents Totals50108421.7410
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Lyle Alzado0003310
Otis Armstrong200000
Bucky Dilts0010100
Ron Egloff0010100
Larry Evans0011200
Tom Glassic0010100
Randy Gradishar1044330
John Grant0001100
Paul Howard0010100
Tom Jackson100000
Jim Jensen100000
Jon Keyworth200000
Rob Lytle200000
Bobby Maples1000-170
Craig Morton7303-180
Haven Moses111200
Riley Odoms100000
Chris Pane100000
Lonnie Perrin200000
Joe Rizzo0001100
Paul Smith00011180
Billy Thompson00123160
Rick Upchurch620200
Team Totals2816121426330
Opponents Totals28141415292
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