2-11 (.154)
4th place in NFC Western

The AFL and NFL were officially merged into a single league and renamed the AFC and NFC. Although the leagues agreed upon the merger and played in the Superbowl since 1966, this marked the beginning of single league, which included integration of regular season schedules.

Head Coach J.D. Roberts (1-6-0)
Tom Fears (1-5-1)
General Manager Vic Schwenk
Team Owner John Mecom Jr.
Stadium Tulane Stadium (Sugar Bowl)
Attendance 483,234 total
69,033 per game

1970 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 10 Ken Burrough WR
3 62 Clovis Swinney DE
4 88 Delles Howell DB
5 106 Glenn Cannon DB
5 126 Steve Ramsey QB

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