Saying goodbye to the AFL

Billy Thompson
Billy Thompson walks onto the field during a Broncos game. (Denver Broncos Football Club photo)

The Broncos play their final AFL game, defeating Cincinnati 27-16 at Mile High Stadium.

Rookie DB Billy Thompson returns two kickoffs for 70 yards and one punt for 20 yards, ensuring he finishes 1969 as the AFL leader in kickoff-return average (28.5 yards) and punt return average (11.52 yards)