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Boston Patriots

1961 Boston Patriots Roster

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 9-4
Finished 2nd in the AFL's East Division

Coach: Mike Holovak (7-1-1)

Coach: Lou Saban (2-3-1)

1961 Boston Patriots Statistics
1961 Boston Patriots Game-by-Game Results

The Boston Patriots of the American Football League ended the 1961 season with a record of 9 wins and 4 losses, finishing second in the AFL's East Division. Mike Holovak and Lou Saban coached the team.

PlayerPos.Birth DateHeightWeightCollege
Tom AddisonLBApril 12, 19366'2"230South Carolina
Houston AntwineDT-DEApril 11, 19396'0"270Southern Illinois
Walter BeachDB-RBJanuary 31, 19356'0"190Central Michigan
Fred BruneyDBDecember 30, 19315'10"184Ohio St.
Ron BurtonHBJuly 25, 19365'10"190Northwestern
Gino CappellettiFL-SE-DB-WR-KMarch 26, 19346'0"190Minnesota
Jim ColcloughEMarch 31, 19366'0"185Boston Col.
Jim CrawfordHB-FBAugust 26, 19356'1"205Wyoming
Walt CudzikC-LBFebruary 21, 19326'2"231Purdue
Bob DeeDE-DTMay 18, 19336'3"248Holy Cross
Jerry DeLuccaT-DTJuly 17, 19366'2"247Tennessee
Larry EisenhauerDEFebruary 22, 19406'5"250Boston Col.
Larry GarronHB-FBMay 23, 19376'0"195West. Illinois
Milt GrahamT-DTJuly 28, 19346'6"235Colgate
Ron HallDBApril 30, 19376'0"190Missouri Valley
Jim HuntDT-DEOctober 5, 19385'11"250Prairie View
Harry JacobsLB-DEFebruary 4, 19376'1"226Bradley
Harry JagielskiDT-TDecember 25, 19316'0"257Indiana
Joe JohnsonHB-ENovember 3, 19296'0"185Boston Col.
Bill KimberDEJanuary 31, 19366'2"192Florida St.
Dick KleinT-DTFebruary 11, 19346'4"254Georgia
Charley LeoGAugust 29, 19346'0"240Indiana
Paul LindquistDTApril 30, 19396'3"265New Hampshire
Charley LongG-TApril 6, 19386'4"260Tenn-Chattanooga
Billy LottFBNovember 8, 19346'0"203Mississippi
Rommie LouddLBJune 8, 19336'2"227UCLA
Leroy MooreDESeptember 16, 19356'2"240Fort Valley St.
Ross O'HanleyDBFebruary 16, 19396'0"183Boston Col.
Babe ParilliQBMay 7, 19306'1"196Kentucky
Willis PerkinsDE-GFebruary 14, 19346'0"260Texas Southern
Ray RatkowskiHBNovember 10, 19396'0"195Notre Dame
Frank RobottiLBApril 6, 19396'0"220Boston Col.
Al RomineDB-HBMarch 10, 19326'2"191Florida
Tony SardiscoG-DE-LBDecember 5, 19326'2"226Tulane
Gerhard SchwedesHBApril 23, 19386'1"205Syracuse
Chuck ShontaDBAugust 29, 19376'0"200East. Michigan
John SimersonC-TApril 20, 19356'3"257Purdue
Bob SoltisDBApril 1, 19366'2"205Minnesota
Butch SonginQBMay 11, 19246'2"190Boston Col.
Thomas StephensTE-DBAugust 29, 19356'2"215Syracuse
Bobby TownsDBMarch 17, 19386'1"180Georgia
Clyde WashingtonDB-PMarch 21, 19386'1"197Purdue
Don WebbDBMay 22, 19395'10"182Iowa St.
Mel WestHBJanuary 14, 19395'9"190Missouri
Bob YatesT-CNovember 20, 19386'1"240Syracuse
Tom YewcicQB-P-HBMay 9, 19325'11"185Michigan St.