1971 Baltimore Colts Schedule & Results

1971 Baltimore Colts schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Regular Season

Sun 9/19 1234FINAL
NY Jets (0-1) 00000
Baltimore (1-0) 1090322
Pass
A. Woodall (NYJ), 19-10-94, 0 INT, 0 TD
E. Morrall (BAL), 14-6-80, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Riggins (NYJ), 9-32
N. Bulaich (BAL), 22-198, 1 TD
Rec
J. Riggins (NYJ), 6-35
D. Nottingham (BAL), 3-5
Sun 9/26 1234FINAL
Cleveland (2-0) 070714
Baltimore (1-1) 033713
Pass
B. Nelsen (CLE), 26-13-161, 2 INT, 0 TD
E. Morrall (BAL), 13-3-49, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Scott (CLE), 19-68
N. Bulaich (BAL), 11-63
Rec
F. Hooker (CLE), 6-78
R. Perkins (BAL), 1-11
Sun 10/3 1234FINAL
Baltimore (2-1) 1430623
New England (1-2) 03003
Pass
E. Morrall (BAL), 17-13-162, 2 INT, 0 TD
J. Plunkett (NE), 20-9-62, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
D. Nottingham (BAL), 16-49, 1 TD
C. Garrett (NE), 10-39
Rec
T. Mitchell (BAL), 5-56
C. Garrett (NE), 4-13
Sun 10/10 1234FINAL
Baltimore (3-1) 14802143
Buffalo (0-4) 00000
Pass
E. Morrall (BAL), 17-10-133, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Harris (BUF), 12-8-91, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
D. Nottingham (BAL), 13-69, 1 TD
J. Harris (BUF), 1-10
Rec
T. Mitchell (BAL), 6-111
W. Patrick (BUF), 4-55
Sun 10/17 1234FINAL
Baltimore (4-1) 3217031
NY Giants (2-3) 70007
Pass
E. Morrall (BAL), 17-8-128, 0 INT, 3 TD
F. Tarkenton (NYG), 30-17-170, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
N. Bulaich (BAL), 15-108, 1 TD
C. Evans (NYG), 10-43
Rec
R. Perkins (BAL), 3-37, 2 TD
B. Tucker (NYG), 6-64
Mon 10/25 1234FINAL
Baltimore (4-2) 00033
Minnesota (5-1) 703010
Pass
E. Morrall (BAL), 27-16-148, 3 INT, 0 TD
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 15-7-110, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
N. Bulaich (BAL), 18-83
D. Osborn (MIN), 13-42, 1 TD
Rec
N. Bulaich (BAL), 6-62
S. Voigt (MIN), 3-60
Sun 10/31 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (3-4) 077721
Baltimore (5-2) 7207034
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 35-20-187, 1 INT, 1 TD
E. Morrall (BAL), 19-11-286, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
J. Fuqua (PIT), 10-16
D. McCauley (BAL), 10-30
Rec
R. Shanklin (PIT), 6-77, 1 TD
W. Richardson (BAL), 4-100, 2 TD
Mon 11/8 1234FINAL
Los Angeles (4-3-1) 370717
Baltimore (6-2) 0701724
Pass
R. Gabriel (LA), 27-12-170, 1 INT, 2 TD
E. Morrall (BAL), 30-10-104, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
L. Smith (LA), 11-46
T. Matte (BAL), 19-97, 2 TD
Rec
L. Smith (LA), 3-25
R. Perkins (BAL), 3-31
Sun 11/14 1234FINAL
Baltimore (7-2) 0014014
NY Jets (3-6) 070613
Pass
J. Unitas (BAL), 21-8-116, 0 INT, 0 TD
B. Davis (NYJ), 21-9-130, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
T. Matte (BAL), 16-68, 1 TD
G. Nock (NYJ), 9-33
Rec
R. Perkins (BAL), 4-86
E. Boozer (NYJ), 4-34
Sun 11/21 1234FINAL
Baltimore (7-3) 707014
Miami (8-1-1) 0014317
Pass
E. Morrall (BAL), 9-6-99, 1 INT, 0 TD
B. Griese (MIA), 16-10-90, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
T. Matte (BAL), 17-44
L. Csonka (MIA), 15-93
Rec
N. Bulaich (BAL), 5-41
J. Kiick (MIA), 4-22
Sun 11/28 1234FINAL
Baltimore (8-3) 71310737
Oakland (7-2-2) 0001414
Pass
J. Unitas (BAL), 16-10-119, 0 INT, 0 TD
G. Blanda (OAK), 23-14-170, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
N. Bulaich (BAL), 13-83, 2 TD
M. Hubbard (OAK), 6-27
Rec
T. Mitchell (BAL), 4-45
F. Biletnikoff (OAK), 7-87, 2 TD
Sun 12/5 1234FINAL
Buffalo (1-11) 00000
Baltimore (9-3) 00141024
Pass
D. Shaw (BUF), 29-14-101, 4 INT, 0 TD
J. Unitas (BAL), 21-11-134, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
O. Simpson (BUF), 9-26
T. Matte (BAL), 14-57
Rec
O. Simpson (BUF), 5-26
N. Bulaich (BAL), 4-26
Sat 12/11 1234FINAL
Miami (9-3-1) 00303
Baltimore (10-3) 770014
Pass
B. Griese (MIA), 30-17-151, 2 INT, 0 TD
J. Unitas (BAL), 19-16-142, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Kiick (MIA), 9-44
N. Bulaich (BAL), 16-50
Rec
J. Kiick (MIA), 7-57
N. Bulaich (BAL), 4-23
Sun 12/19 1234FINAL
New England (6-8) 0140721
Baltimore (10-4) 037717
Pass
J. Plunkett (NE), 17-10-170, 0 INT, 2 TD
J. Unitas (BAL), 32-16-165, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Nance (NE), 14-47
T. Matte (BAL), 14-47
Rec
R. Vataha (NE), 4-100, 2 TD
T. Matte (BAL), 6-43

Postseason

1971 AFC Divisional Playoff Game
Sun 12/26 1234FINAL
Baltimore (10-4) 0143320
Cleveland (9-5) 00303
Pass
J. Unitas (BAL), 21-13-143, 1 INT, 0 TD
B. Nelsen (CLE), 21-9-104, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
D. Nottingham (BAL), 23-92, 2 TD
L. Kelly (CLE), 14-49
Rec
T. Mitchell (BAL), 5-73
B. Scott (CLE), 5-41
1971 AFC Championship Game
Sun 1/2 1234FINAL
Baltimore (10-4) 00000
Miami (10-3-1) 707721
Pass
J. Unitas (BAL), 36-20-224, 3 INT, 0 TD
B. Griese (MIA), 8-4-158, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. McCauley (BAL), 15-50
J. Kiick (MIA), 18-66
Rec
E. Hinton (BAL), 6-98
H. Twilley (MIA), 2-33

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