Gino Cappalletti

Height: 6-0 Weight: 190
Yrs/Pat: 11
Acquired: 1960
School: Minnesota

Career Highlights

  • Cappelletti spent his 11-year career with the Patriots, from 1960-70 as one of the original members of the squad
  • A five-time AFL All-Star selection
  • One of only three players to play in every game in the AFL’s 10-year history
  • Led the AFL in scoring five times
  • Holds two of the top five scoring seasons in NFL history with 155 points in 1964 and 147 points in 1961
  • Ranks as the Patriots all-time leading scorer with 1,130 points (42 touchdowns, 176 field goals and 342 PATs
  • Holds the Patriots record for extra points attempted (353), made (342), field goals attempted (334) and ranks second in field goals made (176)
  • Is currently sixth on the Patriots all-time receiving list with 292 catches for 4,589 yards
  • Had his #20 jersey permanently retired by the Patriots
  • Selected as a member of the All-AFL 10 Year Anniversary Team in 1971
  • Named to the Patriots 35th Anniversary Team in 1994
  • Named to the Patriots Team of the Century in 2000 at both the wide receiver and kicker position
  • Is currently the Patriots color analyst on WBCN’s Patriots Rock Radio Network.