Wednesday, January 19, 2011

American Football League Records - Legends of the Game

The American Football League (AFL) is best as a professional football league, run by the famous 1960 to 1969. However, the AFL existed before 1960, 1926, 1936-1937 and 1940-1941. From 1960-1969, the AFL saw most of his successes and was in direct competition with the National Football League (NFL), merged in 1970. While the NFL and AFL were rivals before the merger, management believes that the NFL, that the minutes of the AFL and the players themselves league record for the 1960-1969 season before the merger statistics yards per pass, yards, points and brought the most valuable player excellent. These records include individual games, seasons and careers. The terms are distributed as follows:

The AFL record for most yards passing are:

or George Blanda - Soft has more passing yards in a single game with 464 meters to 29 October 1961 with the Houston Oilers. Blanda was MVP of the AFL in 1961.

or Joe Namath - Namath had the highest number of passing yards in 1967 season with the New York Jets with a total area of 4007 meters. In 1968 and 1969 seasons, Namath was named AFL most valuable player.

or Jack Kemp - Kemp is with most of his career with 21 yards passing, 130 His career from 1960 to 1969 credited with the Los Angeles Chargers and Buffalo Bills spans. Kemp was named the MVP of the AFL in 1965.

The American Football League rushing record include:

or Cookie Gilchrist - has the most yards in a game, Gilchrist ran for 243 yards to 8 December 1963, while the Buffalo Bills. He was named MVP of the AFL in 1962.

or Jim Nance - Nance most experienced yards in a season by a total of 1,458 yards in 1966 with the Boston Patriots. 1966 was the MVP of the AFL.

or Clem Daniels - Ellen most of his career, Daniels rushed for 5.101 yards from 1960 to 1967, while the Dallas Texans and Oakland Raiders. He became the AFL's most valuable player in 1963.

AFL record for most goals scored is as follows:

Gino Cappelletti, or - Cappelletti holds the record for most points scored in a season and scored more points in his career. Cappelletti scored 155 points in the 1964 season and was the MVP of the AFL in 1964. During his career with the Boston Patriots from 1960-1960 Cappelletti scored a total of 1,100 points.

American League records reflect the history and development of football. Although not large AFL are widely known or forgotten, their records speak for themselves.


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