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1975 Cincinnati Bengals

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11-3-0, Finished 2nd in AFC Central Division  · 1975 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 6.9, Offense: 4.0, Defense: 2.9, SoS: 0.2, avg is 0.0.

Scored 340 points (24.3/g), 9th of 26 in the NFL. Allowed 246 points (17.6/g), 6th.
 Differential of 94 points (6.7/g), 7th.  Expected W-L: 9.6-4.4.

Coach: Paul Brown (11-3-0)
 Other Notable Asst.: Bill Walsh (Quarterbacks Coach)

Stadium: Riverfront Stadium
 Training Camp: Wilmington College (Wilmington, Ohio)

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Ken Anderson* 26 4 13 228 for 377, 3,169 yards, 21 td, 11 int, & 49 rushes for 188 yards and 2 td Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 67th pick / 1971
RB Stan Fritts 23 Rook 5 94 rushes for 375 yards, 8 td, & 6 catches for 63 yards and 2 td Cincinnati Bengals / 4th / 97th pick / 1975
FB Boobie Clark 25 2 0 167 rushes for 594 yards, 4 td, & 42 catches for 334 yards and 0 td Cincinnati Bengals / 12th / 302nd pick / 1973
WR Isaac Curtis* 25 2 0 44 catches for 934 yards, 7 td, & 6 rushes for -9 yards and 0 td Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 15th pick / 1973
WR Charlie Joiner 28 6 11 37 catches for 726 yards, 5 td Houston Oilers / 4th / 93rd pick / 1969
TE Bob Trumpy 30 7 11 22 catches for 276 yards, 1 td Cincinnati Bengals / 12th / 301st pick / 1968
LT Rufus Mayes 28 6 14 Chicago Bears / 1st / 14th pick / 1969
LG Howard Fest 29 7 11 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 139th pick / 1968
C Bob Johnson 29 7 14 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 2nd pick / 1968
RG Dave Lapham 23 1 13 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 61st pick / 1974
RT Vern Holland 27 4 14 1 fumble recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 15th pick / 1971
 Defensive Starters
LDE Ken Johnson 28 4 14
LDT Robert Brown 36 9 14 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Denver Broncos / 1st / 4th pick / 1964
San Francisco 49ers / 13th / 169th pick / 1964
RDT Ron Carpenter 27 5 14 0 interceptions, 4 fumbles recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 32nd pick / 1970
RDE Sherman White 27 3 14 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 2nd pick / 1972
LLB Al Beauchamp 31 7 14 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 5th / 138th pick / 1968
MLB Jim LeClair 25 3 14 3 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 54th pick / 1972
RLB Ron Pritchard 28 6 14 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Houston Oilers / 1st / 15th pick / 1969
LCB Lemar Parrish* 28 5 11 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 7th / 163rd pick / 1970
RCB Ken Riley 28 6 14 6 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 135th pick / 1969
SS Tommy Casanova 25 3 9 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 29th pick / 1972
FS Bernard Jackson 25 3 14 5 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 4th / 81st pick / 1972
 Special Teams Starters
K Dave Green 26 2 0 10 of 21 field goals & 40 of 45 extra points Cincinnati Bengals / 17th / 418th pick / 1972
P Dave Green 26 2 0 68 punts for a 39.0 average, 1 blocked Cincinnati Bengals / 17th / 418th pick / 1972
PR Lyle Blackwood 24 2 5 23 punt returns for a 5.3 average and 0 td Denver Broncos / 9th / 217th pick / 1973
KR Bernard Jackson 25 3 14 25 kick returns for a 23.5 average and 0 td Cincinnati Bengals / 4th / 81st pick / 1972

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
14 Ken Anderson* 26 QB 13 13 212 6-2 Augustana (IL) 2/15/1949 4 16 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 67th pick / 1971
58 Al Beauchamp 31 LLB 14 14 237 6-2 Southern 6/25/1944 7 7 Cincinnati Bengals / 5th / 138th pick / 1968
29 Lyle Blackwood 24 PR 14 5 190 6-1 TCU 5/24/1951 2 0 Denver Broncos / 9th / 217th pick / 1973
78 Robert Brown 36 LDT 14 14 260 6-5 Ark-Pine Bluff 2/23/1939 9 7 Denver Broncos / 1st / 4th pick / 1964
San Francisco 49ers / 13th / 169th pick / 1964
50 Glenn Cameron 22 14 0 225 6-2 Florida 2/21/1953 Rook 4 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 14th pick / 1975
70 Ron Carpenter 27 RDT 14 14 261 6-4 North Carolina St. 6/24/1948 5 8 Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 32nd pick / 1970
37 Tommy Casanova 25 SS 11 9 202 6-2 LSU 8/29/1950 3 6 Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 29th pick / 1972
42 Boobie Clark 25 FB 14 0 245 6-2 Bethune-Cookman 11/8/1950 2 9 Cincinnati Bengals / 12th / 302nd pick / 1973
24 Marvin Cobb 22 13 0 189 6-0 USC 8/6/1953 Rook 5 Cincinnati Bengals / 11th / 276th pick / 1975
88 Bruce Coslet 29 14 0 227 6-4 Pacific 8/5/1946 6 1
52 Brad Cousino 22 14 0 218 6-0 Miami (OH) 4/5/1953 Rook 4
85 Isaac Curtis* 25 WR 14 0 192 6-1 California,San Diego St. 10/20/1950 2 11 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 15th pick / 1973
27 Ricky Davis 22 14 0 179 6-1 Alabama 5/18/1953 Rook 4 Cincinnati Bengals / 8th / 195th pick / 1975
51 Chris Devlin 22 14 0 226 6-2 Penn St. 11/22/1953 Rook 3 Cincinnati Bengals / 7th / 170th pick / 1975
36 Lenvil Elliott 24 14 0 205 6-0 Truman St. 9/2/1951 2 5 Cincinnati Bengals / 10th / 249th pick / 1973
72 Howard Fest 29 LG 14 11 262 6-6 Texas 4/11/1946 7 9 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 139th pick / 1968
33 Stan Fritts 23 RB 13 5 215 6-1 Murray St.,North Carolina St. 12/18/1952 Rook 4 Cincinnati Bengals / 4th / 97th pick / 1975
41 Dave Green 26 K 14 0 206 5-11 Ohio 9/21/1949 2 2 Cincinnati Bengals / 17th / 418th pick / 1972
53 Bo Harris 22 12 0 225 6-3 LSU 1/16/1953 Rook 3 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 77th pick / 1975
38 Champ Henson 22 6 0 240 6-3 Ohio St. 6/1/1953 Rook 0 Minnesota Vikings / 4th / 89th pick / 1975
76 Vern Holland 27 RT 14 14 268 6-5 Tennessee St. 6/27/1948 4 9 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 15th pick / 1971
23 Bernard Jackson 25 FS 14 14 178 6-0 Washington St. 8/24/1950 3 8 Cincinnati Bengals / 4th / 81st pick / 1972
54 Bob Johnson 29 C 14 14 262 6-5 Tennessee 8/19/1946 7 9 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 2nd pick / 1968
19 Essex Johnson 29 12 4 201 5-9 Grambling St. 10/15/1946 7 4 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 156th pick / 1968
80 Ken Johnson 28 LDE 14 14 265 6-6 Indiana 3/12/1947 4 7
18 Charlie Joiner 28 WR 14 11 188 5-11 Grambling St. 10/14/1947 6 9 Houston Oilers / 4th / 93rd pick / 1969
68 Bill Kollar 23 14 0 255 6-3 Montana St. 11/27/1952 1 4 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 23rd pick / 1974
75 Al Krevis 23 3 0 263 6-5 Boston Col. 7/9/1952 Rook 3 Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 39th pick / 1975
62 Dave Lapham 23 RG 13 13 259 6-4 Syracuse 6/24/1952 1 8 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 61st pick / 1974
55 Jim LeClair 25 MLB 14 14 234 6-3 North Dakota 10/30/1950 3 9 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 54th pick / 1972
71 Rufus Mayes 28 LT 14 14 260 6-5 Ohio St. 12/5/1947 6 9 Chicago Bears / 1st / 14th pick / 1969
86 John McDaniel 24 14 1 193 6-1 Lincoln (MO) 9/23/1951 1 0 Cincinnati Bengals / 8th / 202nd pick / 1974
65 Maulty Moore 29 13 0 265 6-5 Bethune-Cookman 8/12/1946 3 3
25 Chip Myers 30 wr 13 2 203 6-4 NW Oklahoma St. 7/9/1945 8 6 San Francisco 49ers / 10th / 248th pick / 1967
89 Jack Novak 22 14 0 242 6-4 Wisconsin 6/6/1953 Rook 0 Cincinnati Bengals / 12th / 301st pick / 1975
20 Lemar Parrish* 28 LCB 11 11 185 5-11 Lincoln (MO) 12/13/1947 5 8 Cincinnati Bengals / 7th / 163rd pick / 1970
60 Ron Pritchard 28 RLB 14 14 235 6-1 Arizona St. 4/9/1947 6 7 Houston Oilers / 1st / 15th pick / 1969
11 John Reaves 25 qb 7 1 210 6-3 Florida 3/2/1950 3 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 14th pick / 1972
13 Ken Riley 28 RCB 14 14 181 5-11 Florida A&M 8/6/1947 6 15 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 135th pick / 1969
64 John Shinners 28 14 4 255 6-3 Xavier (OH) 3/1/1947 6 5 New Orleans Saints / 1st / 17th pick / 1969
84 Bob Trumpy 30 TE 11 11 228 6-6 Illinois,Utah 3/6/1945 7 3 Cincinnati Bengals / 12th / 301st pick / 1968
83 Sherman White 27 RDE 14 14 250 6-5 California 10/6/1948 3 7 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 2nd pick / 1972
43 Ed Williams 25 14 1 245 6-2 Langston 6/19/1950 1 2
Team Total 26.0 14 226.5 6-2.4 3.3