5-6 (.464)
3rd place in AFC 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 Charlie Waller
General Manager Sid Gillman
Team Owner Eugene Klein
Stadium San Diego Stadium
Attendance 315,549 total
45,078 per game

1970 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 15 Walker Gillette WR
2 42 Tom Williams DT
4 94 Bill Maddox TE
5 119 Pettus Farrar RB
6 146 Billy Parks WR

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