The Houston Oilers Win The First Two AFL Championships Ever

compete with the National Football League. In 1960 though, one really did come along. In that year, the American Football League was organized by a group of franchise owners, many of whom had been denied ownership in NFL franchises. Ten years later this league would prove to be so successful and such a serious competitor that it and the NFL would merge in time for the 1970 football season.

The Houston Oilers were one of the founding members of thพนันเว็บ ufabet มือถือ e AFL and they had immediate success. The AFL was a more wide open game in terms of offensive styles, and the Oilers were one of the class acts of the league in the early days. In fact, they were so successful that they won the first two AFL Championships.

Houston Oilers – 1960 AFL Champions
1960 was the Houston Oilers first year in football and no one really knew what to expect. The team had good players and a first year coach who had never been a head coach before. The team started out winning five of their first six games before hitting the midway part of the season with a 5-2 record. They would equal this in the second half of the year and finish the season with a 10-4 mark. In the AFL Championship Game, the Oilers wo