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1961 Season

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1961 Results by Week

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Week Favorites Home
Teams
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1 3-5 (37.5%) 2-6-0 (25.0%) 6-5 (54.5%) 5-4-0 (55.6%) 3-3 (50.0%) 2-4-0 (33.3%) 2-0 (100.0%) 2-0-0 (100.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
2 6-4 (60.0%) 4-6-0 (40.0%) 7-3 (70.0%) 5-5-0 (50.0%) 6-3 (66.7%) 4-5-0 (44.4%) 1-0 (100.0%) 1-0-0 (100.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
3 9-2 (81.8%) 5-6-0 (45.5%) 6-5 (54.5%) 8-3-0 (72.7%) 6-2 (75.0%) 5-3-0 (62.5%) 0-3 (0.0%) 3-0-0 (100.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
4 6-4 (60.0%) 4-6-0 (40.0%) 7-4 (63.6%) 7-4-0 (63.6%) 5-3 (62.5%) 4-4-0 (50.0%) 1-1 (50.0%) 2-0-0 (100.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
5 9-1 (90.0%) 7-3-0 (70.0%) 3-7 (30.0%) 3-7-0 (30.0%) 3-1 (75.0%) 2-2-0 (50.0%) 0-6 (0.0%) 1-5-0 (16.7%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
6 7-3 (70.0%) 6-5-0 (54.5%) 4-6 (40.0%) 4-7-0 (36.4%) 2-1 (66.7%) 1-2-0 (33.3%) 2-5 (28.6%) 3-5-0 (37.5%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
7 6-5 (54.5%) 4-7-0 (36.4%) 5-6 (45.5%) 5-6-0 (45.5%) 3-3 (50.0%) 2-4-0 (33.3%) 2-3 (40.0%) 3-2-0 (60.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
8 7-3 (70.0%) 6-5-0 (54.5%) 5-5 (50.0%) 4-7-0 (36.4%) 4-2 (66.7%) 3-4-0 (42.9%) 1-3 (25.0%) 1-3-0 (25.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
9 8-3 (72.7%) 6-5-0 (54.5%) 6-5 (54.5%) 8-3-0 (72.7%) 4-1 (80.0%) 4-1-0 (80.0%) 2-4 (33.3%) 4-2-0 (66.7%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
10 8-2 (80.0%) 7-4-0 (63.6%) 7-3 (70.0%) 8-3-0 (72.7%) 6-1 (85.7%) 6-2-0 (75.0%) 1-2 (33.3%) 2-1-0 (66.7%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
11 9-1 (90.0%) 4-6-0 (40.0%) 7-4 (63.6%) 2-9-0 (18.2%) 7-1 (87.5%) 2-6-0 (25.0%) 0-2 (0.0%) 0-2-0 (0.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
12 8-1 (88.9%) 7-2-0 (77.8%) 7-3 (70.0%) 6-4-0 (60.0%) 6-0 (100.0%) 5-1-0 (83.3%) 1-2 (33.3%) 1-2-0 (33.3%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
13 6-4 (60.0%) 3-7-0 (30.0%) 7-4 (63.6%) 8-3-0 (72.7%) 2-0 (100.0%) 1-1-0 (50.0%) 4-4 (50.0%) 6-2-0 (75.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
14 8-2 (80.0%) 8-3-0 (72.7%) 5-5 (50.0%) 5-6-0 (45.5%) 5-2 (71.4%) 5-3-0 (62.5%) 0-3 (0.0%) 0-3-0 (0.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
15 2-1 (66.7%) 2-1-0 (66.7%) 1-2 (33.3%) 1-2-0 (33.3%) 1-1 (50.0%) 1-1-0 (50.0%) 0-1 (0.0%) 0-1-0 (0.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Playoffs 2-0 (100.0%) 2-0-0 (100.0%) 1-1 (50.0%) 1-1-0 (50.0%) 1-0 (100.0%) 1-0-0 (100.0%) 0-1 (0.0%) 0-1-0 (0.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)


1961 Results by Team

Click on a team to view 1961 games by team. Summary statistics are regular season games only.

Team Overall Favorite Home Home
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Baltimore Colts 8-6 (57.1%) 5-9 (35.7%) 5-4 (55.6%) 2-7-0 (22.2%) 5-2 (71.4%) 2-5-0 (28.6%) 4-2 (66.7%) 1-5-0 (16.7%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Boston Patriots 9-4-1 (69.2%) 7-7 (50.0%) 7-1 (87.5%) 4-4-0 (50.0%) 4-2 (66.7%) 4-3-0 (57.1%) 4-1 (80.0%) 3-2-0 (60.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Buffalo Bills 6-8 (42.9%) 7-6 (53.8%) 2-1 (66.7%) 1-2-0 (33.3%) 2-5 (28.6%) 4-2-0 (66.7%) 0-1 (0.0%) 0-1-0 (0.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Chicago Bears 8-6 (57.1%) 9-5 (64.3%) 3-2 (60.0%) 2-3-0 (40.0%) 5-2 (71.4%) 5-2-0 (71.4%) 3-0 (100.0%) 2-1-0 (66.7%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Cleveland Browns 8-5-1 (61.5%) 7-7 (50.0%) 8-3 (72.7%) 6-5-0 (54.5%) 4-3 (57.1%) 3-4-0 (42.9%) 4-2 (66.7%) 3-3-0 (50.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Dallas Cowboys 4-9-1 (30.8%) 4-10 (28.6%) 1-0 (100.0%) 1-1-0 (50.0%) 2-4 (33.3%) 2-5-0 (28.6%) 1-0 (100.0%) 1-1-0 (50.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Dallas Texans 6-8 (42.9%) 5-8 (38.5%) 5-4 (55.6%) 3-6-0 (33.3%) 4-3 (57.1%) 4-2-0 (66.7%) 3-2 (60.0%) 3-2-0 (60.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Denver Broncos 3-11 (21.4%) 4-9 (30.8%) 1-1 (50.0%) 0-2-0 (0.0%) 2-5 (28.6%) 4-3-0 (57.1%) 1-0 (100.0%) 0-1-0 (0.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Detroit Lions 8-5-1 (61.5%) 7-7 (50.0%) 4-4 (50.0%) 2-6-0 (25.0%) 2-5 (28.6%) 0-7-0 (0.0%) 2-4 (33.3%) 0-6-0 (0.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Green Bay Packers 11-3 (78.6%) 9-5 (64.3%) 10-3 (76.9%) 8-5-0 (61.5%) 6-1 (85.7%) 5-2-0 (71.4%) 6-1 (85.7%) 5-2-0 (71.4%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Houston Oilers 10-3-1 (76.9%) 10-4 (71.4%) 9-1 (90.0%) 9-2-0 (81.8%) 6-1 (85.7%) 6-1-0 (85.7%) 5-1 (83.3%) 5-1-0 (83.3%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Los Angeles Rams 4-10 (28.6%) 7-7 (50.0%) 2-3 (40.0%) 2-3-0 (40.0%) 4-3 (57.1%) 4-3-0 (57.1%) 2-2 (50.0%) 2-2-0 (50.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Minnesota Vikings 3-11 (21.4%) 7-7 (50.0%) 0-1 (0.0%) 0-1-0 (0.0%) 3-4 (42.9%) 3-4-0 (42.9%) 0-1 (0.0%) 0-1-0 (0.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
New York Giants 10-3-1 (76.9%) 9-5 (64.3%) 7-2 (77.8%) 6-4-0 (60.0%) 4-2 (66.7%) 4-3-0 (57.1%) 4-2 (66.7%) 4-3-0 (57.1%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
New York Titans 7-7 (50.0%) 7-7 (50.0%) 5-2 (71.4%) 5-2-0 (71.4%) 5-2 (71.4%) 5-2-0 (71.4%) 4-0 (100.0%) 4-0-0 (100.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Oakland Raiders 2-12 (14.3%) 6-8 (42.9%) 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%) 1-6 (14.3%) 3-4-0 (42.9%) 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Philadelphia Eagles 10-4 (71.4%) 6-8 (42.9%) 8-1 (88.9%) 4-5-0 (44.4%) 5-2 (71.4%) 2-5-0 (28.6%) 4-1 (80.0%) 1-4-0 (20.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Pittsburgh Steelers 6-8 (42.9%) 6-8 (42.9%) 4-2 (66.7%) 3-3-0 (50.0%) 4-3 (57.1%) 3-4-0 (42.9%) 3-1 (75.0%) 2-2-0 (50.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
San Diego Chargers 12-2 (85.7%) 8-5 (61.5%) 11-1 (91.7%) 8-4-0 (66.7%) 6-1 (85.7%) 5-2-0 (71.4%) 6-1 (85.7%) 5-2-0 (71.4%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
San Francisco 49ers 7-6-1 (53.8%) 7-7 (50.0%) 4-4 (50.0%) 3-6-0 (33.3%) 5-1 (83.3%) 4-3-0 (57.1%) 3-1 (75.0%) 2-3-0 (40.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
St Louis Cardinals 7-7 (50.0%) 9-5 (64.3%) 5-1 (83.3%) 5-1-0 (83.3%) 3-4 (42.9%) 3-4-0 (42.9%) 3-1 (75.0%) 3-1-0 (75.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)
Washington Redskins 1-12-1 (7.7%) 6-8 (42.9%) 1-0 (100.0%) 1-0-0 (100.0%) 1-6 (14.3%) 4-3-0 (57.1%) 1-0 (100.0%) 1-0-0 (100.0%) 0-0-0 (0.0%)


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 1

BOLD = team that covered the spread

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sat Sep 9, 1961 @ Boston Patriots L 20-21 L -19 New York Titans
Sat Sep 9, 1961 @ Houston Oilers W 55-0 W -10 Oakland Raiders
Sun Sep 10, 1961 @ Buffalo Bills L 10-22 N/A Denver Broncos
Sun Sep 10, 1961 @ Dallas Texans L 10-26 N/A San Diego Chargers


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 1

BOLD = team that covered the spread

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sun Sep 17, 1961 @ Baltimore Colts W 27-24 L -12 Los Angeles Rams
Sun Sep 17, 1961 Pittsburgh Steelers L 24-27 L -8 @ Dallas Cowboys
Sun Sep 17, 1961 @ Green Bay Packers L 13-17 L -6.5 Detroit Lions at Milwaukee
Sun Sep 17, 1961 Chicago Bears L 13-37 L -10 @ Minnesota Vikings
Sun Sep 17, 1961 @ New York Giants L 10-21 L -12 St Louis Cardinals
Sun Sep 17, 1961 @ Philadelphia Eagles W 27-20 W PK Cleveland Browns
Sun Sep 17, 1961 @ San Francisco 49ers W 35-3 W -14 Washington Redskins


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 2

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sat Sep 16, 1961 @ Boston Patriots W 45-17 W -6.5 Denver Broncos
Sun Sep 17, 1961 New York Titans L 31-41 L -7 @ Buffalo Bills
Sun Sep 17, 1961 @ San Diego Chargers W 44-0 W -21 Oakland Raiders


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 2

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sat Sep 23, 1961 @ Los Angeles Rams L 17-21 L -6 Chicago Bears
Sun Sep 24, 1961 @ Baltimore Colts L 15-16 L -1.5 Detroit Lions
Sun Sep 24, 1961 @ Cleveland Browns W 20-17 L -10.5 St Louis Cardinals
Sun Sep 24, 1961 @ Dallas Cowboys W 21-7 W -6 Minnesota Vikings
Sun Sep 24, 1961 @ Green Bay Packers W 30-10 W -7 San Francisco 49ers
Sun Sep 24, 1961 @ Philadelphia Eagles W 14-7 L -17 Washington Redskins
Sun Sep 24, 1961 @ Pittsburgh Steelers L 14-17 L -2.5 New York Giants


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 3

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sat Sep 23, 1961 Boston Patriots W 23-21 L -5 @ Buffalo Bills
Sun Sep 24, 1961 @ New York Titans W 35-28 W -6.5 Denver Broncos
Sun Sep 24, 1961 Dallas Texans W 42-35 L -15 @ Oakland Raiders
Sun Sep 24, 1961 @ San Diego Chargers W 34-24 W -7 Houston Oilers


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 3

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
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Sun Oct 1, 1961 @ Baltimore Colts W 34-33 L -14 Minnesota Vikings
Sun Oct 1, 1961 @ Cleveland Browns W 25-7 W -12.5 Dallas Cowboys
Sun Oct 1, 1961 @ Detroit Lions L 0-49 L -7.5 San Francisco 49ers
Sun Oct 1, 1961 @ Green Bay Packers W 24-0 W -10.5 Chicago Bears
Sun Oct 1, 1961 @ Los Angeles Rams W 24-14 W -4 Pittsburgh Steelers
Sun Oct 1, 1961 @ Philadelphia Eagles L 27-30 L -10 St Louis Cardinals
Sun Oct 1, 1961 New York Giants W 24-21 L -10 @ Washington Redskins


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 4

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sat Sep 30, 1961 San Diego Chargers W 19-11 L -13 @ Buffalo Bills
Sun Oct 1, 1961 @ Dallas Texans W 26-21 W PK Houston Oilers
Sun Oct 1, 1961 @ New York Titans W 37-30 W -2.5 Boston Patriots
Sun Oct 1, 1961 Denver Broncos L 19-33 L -5 @ Oakland Raiders


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 4

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
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Sun Oct 8, 1961 @ Cleveland Browns W 31-7 W -14 Washington Redskins
Sun Oct 8, 1961 @ Detroit Lions L 17-31 L -7.5 Chicago Bears
Sun Oct 8, 1961 @ Green Bay Packers W 45-7 W -9 Baltimore Colts
Sun Oct 8, 1961 @ Minnesota Vikings L 0-28 L -4 Dallas Cowboys
Sun Oct 8, 1961 @ Philadelphia Eagles W 21-16 L -7.5 Pittsburgh Steelers
Sun Oct 8, 1961 @ San Francisco 49ers W 35-0 W -8 Los Angeles Rams
Sun Oct 8, 1961 @ St Louis Cardinals L 9-24 L -1 New York Giants


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 5

BOLD = team that covered the spread

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
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Sat Oct 7, 1961 San Diego Chargers W 38-27 W -10 @ Boston Patriots
Sun Oct 8, 1961 Dallas Texans W 19-12 L -10 @ Denver Broncos
Sun Oct 8, 1961 @ Houston Oilers L 12-22 L -13 Buffalo Bills


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 5

BOLD = team that covered the spread

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sun Oct 15, 1961 @ Chicago Bears W 24-10 W -4 Baltimore Colts
Sun Oct 15, 1961 Green Bay Packers W 49-17 W -3 @ Cleveland Browns
Sun Oct 15, 1961 New York Giants W 31-10 W -6.5 @ Dallas Cowboys
Sun Oct 15, 1961 @ Detroit Lions W 14-13 L -7.5 Los Angeles Rams
Sun Oct 15, 1961 San Francisco 49ers W 38-24 W -13.5 @ Minnesota Vikings
Sun Oct 15, 1961 @ Pittsburgh Steelers W 20-0 W -9 Washington Redskins
Sun Oct 15, 1961 Philadelphia Eagles W 20-7 W -5 @ St Louis Cardinals


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 6

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Fri Oct 13, 1961 Houston Oilers T 31-31 L -6.5 @ Boston Patriots
Sun Oct 15, 1961 Dallas Texans L 24-27 L -6.5 @ Buffalo Bills
Sun Oct 15, 1961 @ Denver Broncos W 27-24 L -7 Oakland Raiders
Sun Oct 15, 1961 San Diego Chargers W 25-10 W -8 @ New York Titans


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 6

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
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Sun Oct 22, 1961 San Francisco 49ers L 0-31 L -3.5 @ Chicago Bears
Sun Oct 22, 1961 Philadelphia Eagles W 43-7 W -7 @ Dallas Cowboys
Sun Oct 22, 1961 @ Detroit Lions L 14-17 L -4 Baltimore Colts
Sun Oct 22, 1961 Green Bay Packers W 33-7 W -17 @ Minnesota Vikings
Sun Oct 22, 1961 @ New York Giants W 24-14 W -9.5 Los Angeles Rams
Sun Oct 22, 1961 Cleveland Browns W 30-28 W -0.5 @ Pittsburgh Steelers
Sun Oct 22, 1961 St Louis Cardinals W 24-0 W -6 @ Washington Redskins


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 7

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
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Sun Oct 22, 1961 @ Boston Patriots W 52-21 W -1.5 Buffalo Bills
Sun Oct 22, 1961 New York Titans L 10-27 L -5 @ Denver Broncos
Sun Oct 22, 1961 @ Houston Oilers W 38-7 W -3 Dallas Texans
Sun Oct 22, 1961 San Diego Chargers W 41-10 W -17 @ Oakland Raiders


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 7

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
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Sun Oct 29, 1961 @ Baltimore Colts L 20-21 L -1 Chicago Bears
Sun Oct 29, 1961 @ Green Bay Packers W 28-10 L -26 Minnesota Vikings at Milwaukee
Sun Oct 29, 1961 @ Los Angeles Rams L 10-28 L -1 Detroit Lions
Sun Oct 29, 1961 @ New York Giants L 16-17 L -13.5 Dallas Cowboys
Sun Oct 29, 1961 San Francisco 49ers L 10-20 L -6 @ Pittsburgh Steelers
Sun Oct 29, 1961 Cleveland Browns W 21-10 W -3.5 @ St Louis Cardinals
Sun Oct 29, 1961 Philadelphia Eagles W 27-24 L -14.5 @ Washington Redskins


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 8

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
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Sun Oct 29, 1961 Houston Oilers W 28-16 W -6.5 @ Buffalo Bills
Sun Oct 29, 1961 @ Dallas Texans L 17-18 L -5 Boston Patriots
Sun Oct 29, 1961 New York Titans W 14-6 W -4 @ Oakland Raiders
Sun Oct 29, 1961 @ San Diego Chargers W 37-0 W -18 Denver Broncos


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 8

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
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Sun Nov 5, 1961 Green Bay Packers L 21-45 L -7 @ Baltimore Colts
Sun Nov 5, 1961 @ Cleveland Browns L 13-17 L -10 Pittsburgh Steelers
Sun Nov 5, 1961 St Louis Cardinals W 31-17 W -1 @ Dallas Cowboys
Sun Nov 5, 1961 @ Los Angeles Rams W 31-17 W -9 Minnesota Vikings
Sun Nov 5, 1961 @ New York Giants W 53-0 W -13.5 Washington Redskins
Sun Nov 5, 1961 @ Philadelphia Eagles W 16-14 L -3 Chicago Bears
Sun Nov 5, 1961 @ San Francisco 49ers T 20-20 L -3.5 Detroit Lions


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 9

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
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Fri Nov 3, 1961 @ Boston Patriots W 28-21 W -3.5 Dallas Texans
Sun Nov 5, 1961 @ Buffalo Bills L 22-31 L -11 Oakland Raiders
Sun Nov 5, 1961 Houston Oilers W 55-14 W -10 @ Denver Broncos
Sun Nov 5, 1961 @ San Diego Chargers W 48-13 W -17 New York Titans


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 9

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
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Sun Nov 12, 1961 Green Bay Packers W 31-28 L -3.5 @ Chicago Bears
Sun Nov 12, 1961 San Francisco 49ers L 7-17 L -4 @ Los Angeles Rams
Sun Nov 12, 1961 Baltimore Colts L 20-28 L -14 @ Minnesota Vikings
Sun Nov 12, 1961 @ New York Giants W 38-21 W -3 Philadelphia Eagles
Sun Nov 12, 1961 @ Pittsburgh Steelers W 37-7 W -10 Dallas Cowboys
Sun Nov 12, 1961 Detroit Lions W 45-14 W -2.5 @ St Louis Cardinals
Sun Nov 12, 1961 Cleveland Browns W 17-6 L -11.5 @ Washington Redskins


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 10

BOLD = team that covered the spread

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
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Sat Nov 11, 1961 @ New York Titans W 23-12 W -8 Oakland Raiders
Sun Nov 12, 1961 @ Dallas Texans L 20-30 L -8 Buffalo Bills
Sun Nov 12, 1961 San Diego Chargers W 19-16 L -20 @ Denver Broncos
Sun Nov 12, 1961 @ Houston Oilers W 27-15 W -9 Boston Patriots


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 10

BOLD = team that covered the spread

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
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Sun Nov 19, 1961 @ Baltimore Colts W 16-0 W -10 St Louis Cardinals
Sun Nov 19, 1961 @ Cleveland Browns W 45-24 W -3.5 Philadelphia Eagles
Sun Nov 19, 1961 @ Dallas Cowboys T 28-28 L -5.5 Washington Redskins
Sun Nov 19, 1961 @ Green Bay Packers W 35-17 W -13 Los Angeles Rams
Sun Nov 19, 1961 Detroit Lions W 37-10 W -12 @ Minnesota Vikings
Sun Nov 19, 1961 @ New York Giants W 42-21 W -6 Pittsburgh Steelers
Sun Nov 19, 1961 Chicago Bears L 31-41 L -3 @ San Francisco 49ers


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 11

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Fri Nov 17, 1961 @ Boston Patriots W 20-17 L -12 Oakland Raiders
Sun Nov 19, 1961 Buffalo Bills W 23-10 W -3.5 @ Denver Broncos
Sun Nov 19, 1961 @ Houston Oilers W 49-13 W -13.5 New York Titans
Sun Nov 19, 1961 @ San Diego Chargers W 24-14 L -13.5 Dallas Texans


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 11

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Thu Nov 23, 1961 @ Detroit Lions L 9-17 L PK Green Bay Packers
Sun Nov 26, 1961 @ Chicago Bears W 28-24 L -9 Los Angeles Rams
Sun Nov 26, 1961 @ Cleveland Browns L 21-37 L -2 New York Giants
Sun Nov 26, 1961 @ Philadelphia Eagles W 35-13 W -14 Dallas Cowboys
Sun Nov 26, 1961 @ Pittsburgh Steelers W 30-27 L -7.5 St Louis Cardinals
Sun Nov 26, 1961 @ San Francisco 49ers W 38-28 L -16 Minnesota Vikings
Sun Nov 26, 1961 Baltimore Colts W 27-6 W -13 @ Washington Redskins


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 12

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
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Thu Nov 23, 1961 @ New York Titans W 21-14 W -1.5 Buffalo Bills
Sun Nov 26, 1961 @ Dallas Texans W 43-11 W -13 Oakland Raiders
Sun Nov 26, 1961 @ Houston Oilers W 45-14 W -20 Denver Broncos


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 12

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sun Dec 3, 1961 @ Baltimore Colts W 20-17 L -6.5 San Francisco 49ers
Sun Dec 3, 1961 @ Chicago Bears L 15-16 L PK Detroit Lions
Sun Dec 3, 1961 Cleveland Browns W 38-17 W -13.5 @ Dallas Cowboys
Sun Dec 3, 1961 @ Green Bay Packers W 20-17 W -2 New York Giants at Milwaukee
Sun Dec 3, 1961 Los Angeles Rams L 21-42 L -6 @ Minnesota Vikings
Sun Dec 3, 1961 Philadelphia Eagles W 35-24 W -3 @ Pittsburgh Steelers
Sun Dec 3, 1961 @ St Louis Cardinals W 38-24 W -12.5 Washington Redskins


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 13

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sun Dec 3, 1961 Boston Patriots W 28-24 L -7 @ Denver Broncos
Sun Dec 3, 1961 @ Houston Oilers W 33-13 W PK San Diego Chargers
Sun Dec 3, 1961 Dallas Texans L 7-28 L -4.5 @ New York Titans
Sun Dec 3, 1961 Buffalo Bills W 26-21 L -6 @ Oakland Raiders


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 13

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sat Dec 9, 1961 Baltimore Colts L 17-34 L -6 @ Los Angeles Rams
Sun Dec 10, 1961 Cleveland Browns L 14-17 L -6 @ Chicago Bears
Sun Dec 10, 1961 @ Detroit Lions W 13-7 L -13.5 Minnesota Vikings
Sun Dec 10, 1961 New York Giants W 28-24 W -3.5 @ Philadelphia Eagles
Sun Dec 10, 1961 Green Bay Packers L 21-22 L -5 @ San Francisco 49ers
Sun Dec 10, 1961 @ St Louis Cardinals W 31-13 W -12.5 Dallas Cowboys
Sun Dec 10, 1961 Pittsburgh Steelers W 30-14 W -9 @ Washington Redskins


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 14

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sat Dec 9, 1961 Boston Patriots W 35-21 W -7.5 @ Oakland Raiders
Sun Dec 10, 1961 @ Dallas Texans W 49-21 W -12 Denver Broncos
Sun Dec 10, 1961 Houston Oilers W 48-21 W -12.5 @ New York Titans
Sun Dec 10, 1961 @ San Diego Chargers W 28-10 W -15 Buffalo Bills


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1961 NFL Regular Season - Week 14

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sat Dec 16, 1961 @ San Francisco 49ers L 24-27 L -6.5 Baltimore Colts
Sun Dec 17, 1961 @ Chicago Bears W 52-35 W -11 Minnesota Vikings
Sun Dec 17, 1961 @ Detroit Lions L 24-27 L -1.5 Philadelphia Eagles
Sun Dec 17, 1961 Green Bay Packers W 24-17 W -5.5 @ Los Angeles Rams
Sun Dec 17, 1961 @ New York Giants T 7-7 L -6.5 Cleveland Browns
Sun Dec 17, 1961 @ St Louis Cardinals W 20-0 W -2.5 Pittsburgh Steelers
Sun Dec 17, 1961 @ Washington Redskins W 34-24 W -2.5 Dallas Cowboys


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1961 AFL Regular Season - Week 15

BOLD = team that covered the spread

Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite Score Spread   Underdog Over/
Under
Notes
Sun Dec 17, 1961 @ Dallas Texans W 35-24 W -8 New York Titans
Sun Dec 17, 1961 Houston Oilers W 47-16 W -20 @ Oakland Raiders
Sun Dec 17, 1961 @ San Diego Chargers L 0-41 L -13 Boston Patriots


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1961 Playoffs

BOLD = team that covered the spread

Round Day Date Time (ET)   Favorite
(Seed)
Score Spread   Underdog
(Seed)
Over/
Under
AFL Championship Sun Dec 24, 1961 Houston Oilers W 10-3 W -5.5 @ San Diego Chargers
NFL Championship Sun Dec 31, 1961 @ Green Bay Packers W 37-0 W -3.5 New York Giants