List of American Football League players

The following is a list of men who played for the American Football League (AFL, 1960–1969).

Players

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Notes

Player notes

1,398 people played in the American Football League at one time or another. Out of those 1,398, this is how many played for X number of years

Team notes

Out of the 1,398 people who played in the AFL, this is how many played for X number of teams

  • 1,099 players played for one AFL team.
  • 239 players played for two AFL teams.
  • 49 players played for three AFL teams.
  • 10 players played for four AFL teams.
  • 1 player played for five AFL teams.

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Billy Van Heusen

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Bob Barrett (American football)

Robert Patrick Barrett (born November 18, 1935) was an American football offensive end in the American Football League for the Buffalo Bills in 1960. He played college football at Baldwin-Wallace College.

Dan Conners

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Danny Brabham

Danny Brabham (February 25, 1941 – January 22, 2011) was an American football player who played collegiately at linebacker for the University of Arkansas, and for six seasons in the American Football League (AFL) for the Houston Oilers and the Cincinnati Bengals.Brabham died in his home in Prairieville, Louisiana, on January 22, 2011.

Don Allard

Donald J. Allard (April 21, 1936 – May 4, 2002) was an American college and professional football quarterback selected by the Washington Redskins in the first round of the 1959 NFL Draft.

He played college football at Boston College, and played professionally in the American Football League for the New York Titans in 1961 and the Boston Patriots in 1962, in the Canadian Football League for the Saskatchewan Roughriders from 1959 to 1960 and the Montreal Alouettes from 1961 to 1962, and in the Atlantic Coast Football League with the Boston Sweepers in 1964 and the New Bedford Sweepers in 1965. He was the highest-drafted Boston College Eagles football player in school history until Matt Ryan in 2008.

Fearsome Foursome (American football)

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Glenn Bass

Glenn Alden Bass (born April 12, 1939) is a former collegiate and professional American football player. He played college football at East Carolina University. A flanker, he played professionally in the American Football League for the Buffalo Bills from 1961 through 1966, and for the Houston Oilers in 1966 and 1967. Bass caught fifty passes for the Bills as a rookie. He played in five playoffs with the Bills and Oilers, winning three Eastern Division titles (1964–1966) and two American Football League Championships (1964 and 1965) with the Bills, and an Eastern Division crown with the Oilers (1967).

Hal Lewis

Hal Lewis may refer to:

Harold Lewis (1923–2011), physicist

Hal Lewis (Aku) (died 1983), radio personality

Hal Lewis (American football, born 1935), American football player for the Indianapolis Colts, Buffalo Bills and Oakland Raiders

Hal Lewis (American football, born 1944), American football player for the Denver Broncos, see List of American Football League players

Harry Jacobs (American football)

Harry Edwards Jacobs (born February 4, 1937) is a former American college and professional football player. A linebacker, he played college football for Bradley University and in the American Football League for the Boston Patriots from 1960 through 1962, and for the Buffalo Bills from 1963 through 1969.

Howie Williams

Howie Williams (born December 4, 1936 in Spartanburg, South Carolina) is a former professional American football player for the National Football League's Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers, and for the American Football League's Oakland Raiders.

Jack Atchason

John Dean "Jack" Atchason (born November 16, 1936) is a former American football end. He played college football at Western Illinois University, and played professionally in the American Football League in 1960, for the Boston Patriots and the Houston Oilers.

Jack Rudolph (American football)

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Joe Barbee

Joseph Adams Barbee (August 30, 1933 – August 12, 1969) was a college and professional American football defensive tackle. He played college football at Kent State, and played professionally in the American Football League for the Oakland Raiders in 1960.

Phil Blazer

Philip Paul Blazer (born February 25, 1936) is a former American football offensive guard. He played college football at the University of North Carolina, and played professionally in the American Football League (AFL) for the Buffalo Bills in 1960.

Rich Michael

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Richard Felt

Richard "Dick" Felt (March 4, 1933 – November 17, 2012) was an American football defensive back who played college football at Brigham Young University (BYU) and professionally in the American Football League (AFL) for the New York Titans and the Boston Patriots. He scored the winning touchdown for the Titans against the Buffalo Bills in the Thanksgiving Day game of November 23, 1961. Felt was a two-time AFL All-Star selection.

Tom Neville (offensive tackle)

Thomas Oliver Neville (born August 12, 1943) is a former American football offensive tackle. He played for the American Football League's Boston Patriots from 1965 through 1969, and with the National Football League's Patriots, Denver Broncos, and New York Giants. He is a member of the Patriots All-1960s Team.

Walt Sweeney

Walter Francis "Walt" Sweeney (April 18, 1941 – February 2, 2013) was an American football offensive lineman and end, who played college football at Syracuse University, where he made the school's all-century team. He also played in the North-South Game and the College All-Star Game. A first-round draft pick of the San Diego Chargers in 1963, Sweeney helped them win the American Football League championship.

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