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Mingo Leads Broncos to Smashing Victory over Raiders, 44-7

Oct. 5, 1962 - The Denver Broncos, matching their previous victory total for a single American Football League season, overwhelmed the Oakland Raiders, 44-7, today. The highlight of the attack was an 83-yard touchdown run by halfback Gene Mingo (pictured). A Denver crowd of 22,452, the largest ever to gather in Bears’ Stadium, watched the Broncos score their fourth victory against one loss to remain in second place in the Western Division behind the unbeaten Dallas Texans.


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