Buck Buchanan

BuchananFootball
Defensive Line

Born: Sept. 10, 1939
Gainesville, Ala., U.S.A.
Died: July 16, 1992

Active: 1963-1975

Defense 1: Turnovers

Season Team Games FR Int Team
Punts
Forced
Def 1
1963 KC 14 0 0 70 0.54
1964 KC 14 0 0 78 0.52
1965 KC 14 0 0 83 0.61
1966 KC 14 0 0 69 0.49
1967 KC 14 0 0 64 0.43
1968 KC 14 1 1 73 0.73
1969 KC 14 0 0 84 0.58
1970 KC 14 0 0 79 0.55
1971 KC 14 0 1 67 0.55
1972 KC 14 0 0 61 0.45
1973 KC 14 0 1 84 0.67
1974 KC 13 2 0 80 0.70
1975 KC 14 0 0 61 0.42
Post 7 0 0 37 0.26
Total 188 3 3 7.51

Defense 2: Punting, Sacks and Team Defense

Season Sacks Team
Games
Team
Rush
Yards
Team
Sacks
Team
Sack
Yards
Def 2 Defense
1963 14 1558 35 302 0.59 0.57
1964 14 1315 28 279 0.68 0.60
1965 14 1376 39 326 0.66 0.64
1966 14 1356 26 362 0.71 0.60
1967 7.5* 14 1408 38 354 0.75 0.59
1968 14 1266 45 439 0.87 0.80
1969 14 1091 48 419 0.90 0.74
1970 14 1657 35 270 0.58 0.56
1971 14 1300 28 235 0.83 0.69
1972 14 1805 32 261 0.68 0.56
1973 14 1956 38 323 0.70 0.69
1974 14 1801 26 175 0.55 0.62
1975 14 2724 28 191 0.24 0.33
Post 3.5* 7 665 12 103 0.42 0.34
Total 9.17 8.34

*Estimated. Individual sacks unofficial prior to 1982.

Offense

Season Int Ret
Yards
Off 1 Safety Off 2 Offense Total
1963 0 0 0.00 0.28
1964 0 0 0.00 0.30
1965 0 0 0.00 0.32
1966 0 0 0.00 0.30
1967 0 0 0.00 0.30
1968 11 0.04 1 0.09 0.07 0.43
1969 0 0 0.00 0.37
1970 0 0 0.00 0.28
1971 9 0.03 0 0.02 0.35
1972 0 0 0.00 0.28
1973 17 0.06 0 0.03 0.36
1974 0 0 0.00 0.31
1975 0 0 0.00 0.17
Post 0 0 0.00 0.17
Total 37 0.13 1 0.09 0.11 4.23

160-game average: 3.60
Apples & Oranges rating: 5.65

Offensive 160-game average: 0.09
Defensive 160-game average: 7.10

Links:
Pro Football Reference
The Football Database
Pro Football Journal: Kansas City Chiefs All Career-Year Team

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