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Gino Cappelletti Scores his 1,000th Career Point

Autographed 1968 Topps Gino CappellettiAn original Patriot going back to the team’s first season in 1960, Gino Cappelletti made a name for himself as a reliable wideout and kicker in a career that lasted all 10 AFL seasons.  On offense, Cappelletti averaged just over four touchdown receptions per season during his time in the AFL.  As a kicker, he led the league in total points in 1961, 1963, 1964, 1965 and 1966.  He averaged 16 field goals per season, and had a career extra-point conversion percentage of 96.9%. read more