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Posted: January 13, 1969

Super Bowl III
New York 16, Baltimore 7

SuperBowl.com wire reports

Orange Bowl
Miami, Florida
January 12, 1969
Attendance: 75,389
MVP: Joe Namath, QB, New York

SCORING
  1 2 3 4 OT T
New York (A.F.L.) 0 7 6 3   16
Baltimore 0 0 0 7   7
1st Quarter
     
2nd Quarter
NYJ Snell 4 run (J. Turner kick), 5:57
3rd Quarter
NYJ FG J. Turner 32, 4:52
NYJ FG J. Turner 30, 11:02
4th Quarter
NYJ FG J. Turner 9, 1:34
BAL Hill 1 run (Michaels kick), 11:41
NEW YORK JETS
Total First Downs 21
Rushing 10
Passing 10
Penalty 1
Total Net Yardage 337
Total Offensive Plays 74
Avg. Gain per Offensive Play 4.6
Rushes 43
Yards Gained Rushing (Net) 142
Average Yards per Rush 3.3
Passes Attempted 29
Passes Completed 17
Had Intercepted 0
Tackled Attempting to Pass 2
Yards Lost Attempting to Pass 11
Yards Gained Passing (Net) 195
Punts 4
Average Distance 38.8
Punt Returns 1
Punt Return Yardage 0
Kickoff Returns 1
Kickoff Return Yardage 25
Interception Return Yardage 9
Fumbles 1
Own Fumbles Recovered 0
Opponent Fumbles Recovered 1
Penalties 5
Yards Penalized 28
Total Points Scored 16
Touchdowns 1
Rushing 1
Passing 0
Returns 0
Extra Points 1
Field Goals 3
Fields Goals Attempted 5
Safeties 0
Third-Down Efficiency 8/18
Fourth-Down Efficiency 0/0
Time of Possession 36:10
BALTIMORE COLTS
Total First Downs 18
Rushing 7
Passing 9
Penalty 2
Total Net Yardage 324
Total Offensive Plays 64
Avg. Gain per Offensive Play 5.1
Rushes 23
Yards Gained Rushing (Net) 143
Average Yards per Rush 6.2
Passes Attempted 41
Passes Completed 17
Had Intercepted 4
Tackled Attempting to Pass 0
Yards Lost Attempting to Pass 0
Yards Gained Passing (Net) 181
Punts 3
Average Distance 44.3
Punt Returns 4
Punt Return Yardage 34
Kickoff Returns 4
Kickoff Return Yardage 105
Interception Return Yardage 0
Fumbles 1
Own Fumbles Recovered 0
Opponent Fumbles Recovered 1
Penalties 3
Yards Penalized 23
Total Points Scored 7
Touchdowns 1
Rushing 1
Passing 0
Returns 0
Extra Points 1
Field Goals 0
Fields Goals Attempted 2
Safeties 0
Third-Down Efficiency 4/12
Fourth-Down Efficiency 1/2
Time of Possession 23:50
Passing CP/AT YDS TD INT
Namath 17/28 206 0 0
Parilli 0/1 0 0 0
Rushing CAR YDS TD LG
Snell 30 121 1 12
Boozer 10 19 0 8
Mathis 3 2 0 1
         
Receiving REC YDS TD LG
Sauer 8 133 0 39
Snell 4 40 0 14
Mathis 3 20 0 13
Lammons 2 13 0 11
         
         
Interceptions INT YDS LG TD
Beverly 2 0 0 0
Hudson 1 9 9 0
Sample 1 0 0 0
Punting NO AVG LG BLK
Johnson 4 38.8 39 0
Punt Returns NO/FC YDS LG TD
Baird 1/1 0 0 0
Kickoff Returns NO YDS LG TD
Christy 1 25 25 0
         
Offense
Player Pos
Schmitt, John C
Rasmussen, Randy G
Talamini, Bob G
Herman, Dave T
Hill, Winston T
Lammons, Pete TE
Maynard, Don WR
Sauer, George Jr. WR
Boozer, Emerson RB
Snell, Matt RB
Namath, Joe QB
Defense
Player Pos
Elliott, D. John DT
Rochester, Paul DT
Biggs, Verlon DE
Philbin, Gerry DE
Baker, Ralph OLB
Grantham, Larry OLB
Atkinson, Al MLB
Beverly, Randy CB
Sample, Johnny CB
Baird, Bill FS
Hudson, Jim SS
Substitutes
Player
Christy, Earl
Crane, Paul
D'Amato, Mike
Dockery, John
Gordon, Cornell
Johnson, Curley
Mathis, Bill
McAdams, Carl
Neidert, John
Parilli, Babe
Rademacher, Bill
Richards, Jim
Richardson, Jeff
Smolinski, Mark
Thompson, Stephen
Turner, Jim B.
Turner, Bake
Walton, Samuel
Did Not Play
Player
 
Passing CP/AT YDS TD INT
Unitas 11/24 110 0 1
Morrall 6/17 71 0 3
Rushing CAR YDS TD LG
Matte 11 116 0 58
Hill 9 29 1 12
Unitas 1 0 0 0
Morrall 2 -2 0 0
Receiving REC YDS TD LG
Richardson 6 58 0 21
Orr 3 42 0 17
Mackey 3 35 0 19
Matte 2 30 0 30
Hill 2 1 0 1
Mitchell 1 15 0 15
Interceptions INT YDS LG TD
None -- -- -- --
         
         
Punting NO AVG LG BLK
Lee 3 44.3 51 0
Punt Returns NO/FC YDS LG TD
Brown 4/0 34 21 0
Kickoff Returns NO YDS LG TD
Pearson 2 59 33 0
Brown 2 46 25 0
Offense
Player Pos
Curry, Bill C
Ressler, Glenn G
Sullivan, Dan G
Ball, Sam T
Vogel, Bob T
Mackey, John TE
Orr, Jimmy WR
Richardson, Willie WR
Hill, Gerald RB
Matte, Tom RB
Morrall, Earl QB
Defense
Player Pos
Miller, Fred D. DT
Smith, Billy Ray Sr. DT
Braase, Ordell DE
Smith, Bubba DE
Curtis, James OLB
Shinnick, Don OLB
Gaubatz, Dennis MLB
Boyd, Bobby CB
Lyles, Lenny CB
Volk, Rick FS
Logan, Jerry SS
Substitutes
Player
Austin, Ocie
Brown, Timmy
Cole, Terry
Hawkins, Alex
Hilton, Roy
Johnson, Cornelius
Lee, David
Michaels, Lou
Mitchell, Tom
Pearson, Preston
Perkins, Ray
Porter, Ron
Stukes, Charles
Szymanski, Dick
Unitas, Johnny
Williams, John M.
Williams, Sidney
 
Did Not Play
Player
Ward, Jim