1969 Oakland Raiders season
Head Coach John Madden
Home Field Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Results
Record 12–1–1
Place 1st AFL Western
Playoff Finish Lost AFL Championship
Timeline
Previous Season Next Season
1968 1970

The 1969 Oakland Raiders season began with the team trying to improve on their 12–2 record from 1968. The 1969 season was the tenth season in Oakland and last season in the American Football League. John Madden was the new head coach, replacing John Rauch.

Offseason[edit | edit source]

1969 AFL Draft[edit | edit source]

Round Pick Player Position School
1 - Art Thoms DL Syracuse
2 - George Buehler OL Stanford

Preseason[edit | edit source]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Date Opponent Result Score Record Att.
August 2 Kansas City at Birmingham AL L 23–17 0-1 21,000
August 9 Baltimore L 34-30 0-2 51,246
August 16 at San Diego L 10-7 0-3 35,940
September 25 NY Jets W 24-6 1-3 52,927
September 31 San Francisco W 42-28 2-3 52,122

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Week Date Opponent Result Score Record Att.
1 September 14 Houston W 21–17 1-0 49,361
2 September 20 (Sat) Miami W 20–17 2-0 50,277
3 September 28 at Boston W 38–23 3-0 19,069
4 October 4 (Sat) at Miami T 20–20 3-0-1 35,614
5 October 12 at Denver W 24–14 4-0-1 49,511
6 October 19 Buffalo W 50–21 5-0-1 54,418
7 October 26 at San Diego W 24–12 6-0-1 54,008
8 November 2 at Cincinnati L 31–17 6-1-1 27,927
9 November 9 Denver W 41–10 7-1-1 54,416
10 November 16 San Diego W 21–16 8-1-1 54,372
11 November 23 at Kansas City W 27–24 9-1-1 51,982
12 November 30 at NY Jets W 27–14 10-1-1 63,865
13 December 7 Cincinnati W 37–17 11-1-1 54,427
14 December 13 (Sat) Kansas City W 10–6 12-1-1 54,443

Postseason[edit | edit source]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Week Date Opponent Result Score Att.
AFL Playoff December 21 Houston W 56–7 54,539
AFL Championship January 4 Kansas City L 17–7 54,544

AFL playoff game[edit | edit source]

Team 1 2 3 4 Total
Oilers 0 0 0 7 7
Raiders 28 7 14 7 56


Oakland Raiders 56, Houston Oilers 7

December 21 at Oakland Coliseum, Oakland, California

Scoring Summary[edit | edit source]

First Quarter
Second Quarter
Third Quarter
Fourth Quarter



AFL championship game[edit | edit source]

Team 1 2 3 4 Total
Chiefs 0 7 7 3 17
Raiders 7 0 0 0 7



Kansas City Chiefs 17, Oakland Raiders 7

January 4 at Oakland Coliseum, Oakland, California

Scoring Summary[edit | edit source]

First Quarter
Second Quarter
Third Quarter
Fourth Quarter



Awards and honors[edit | edit source]

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