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1980 Cincinnati Bengals

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6-10-0, AFC Central Division  · 1980 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -3.7, Offense: -4.5, Defense: 0.8, SoS: 0.6, avg is 0.0.

Scored 244 points (15.2/g), 27th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 312 points (19.5/g), 14th.
 Differential of -68 points (-4.2/g), 21st.  Expected W-L: 5.7-10.3.

Coach: Forrest Gregg (6-10-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Hank Bullough
 Other Notable Asst.: Dick LeBeau (Defensive Backs)

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

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Ken Anderson 31 9 12 166 for 275, 1,778 yards, 6 td, 13 int, & 16 rushes for 122 yards and 0 td Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 67th pick / 1971
RB Charles Alexander 23 1 16 169 rushes for 702 yards, 2 td, & 36 catches for 192 yards and 0 td Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 12th pick / 1979
FB Pete Johnson 26 3 8 186 rushes for 747 yards, 6 td, & 21 catches for 172 yards and 1 td Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 49th pick / 1977
WR Don Bass 24 2 12 32 catches for 409 yards, 6 td Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 83rd pick / 1978
WR Isaac Curtis 30 7 13 43 catches for 610 yards, 3 td Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 15th pick / 1973
TE Dan Ross 23 1 16 56 catches for 724 yards, 4 td Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 30th pick / 1979
LT Anthony Munoz 22 Rook 16 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 3rd pick / 1980
LG Glenn Bujnoch 27 4 16 Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 38th pick / 1976
C Blair Bush 24 2 13 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 16th pick / 1978
RG Max Montoya 24 1 16 Cincinnati Bengals / 7th / 168th pick / 1979
RT Mike Wilson 25 2 15 Cincinnati Bengals / 4th / 103rd pick / 1977
 Defensive Starters
LDE Eddie Edwards 26 3 16 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 3rd pick / 1977
NT Wilson Whitley 25 3 16 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 8th pick / 1977
RDE Ross Browner 26 2 15 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 8th pick / 1978
LOLB Tom Dinkel 24 2 12 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 5th / 126th pick / 1978
LILB Jim LeClair 30 8 16 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 54th pick / 1972
RILB Glenn Cameron 27 5 14 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 14th pick / 1975
ROLB Reggie Williams 26 4 13 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 82nd pick / 1976
LCB Ray Griffin 24 2 11 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 35th pick / 1978
RCB Ken Riley 33 11 16 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 135th pick / 1969
SS Greg Bright 23 Rook 16 1 interception, 3 fumbles recovered Cincinnati Bengals / 9th / 224th pick / 1980
FS Dick Jauron 30 7 10 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Detroit Lions / 4th / 91st pick / 1973
 Special Teams Starters
K Ian Sunter 28 4 0 11 of 20 field goals & 15 of 15 extra points
P Pat McInally 27 4 7 83 punts for a 40.8 average, 2 blocked Cincinnati Bengals / 5th / 120th pick / 1975
PR Cleo Montgomery 24 Rook 0 31 punt returns for a 7.2 average and 0 td
KR Cleo Montgomery 24 Rook 0 44 kick returns for a 19.2 average and 0 td

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
40 Charles Alexander 23 RB 16 16 224 6-1 LSU 7/28/1957 1 5 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 12th pick / 1979
82 Alton Alexis 23 1 0 184 6-0 Tulane 11/16/1957 Rook 0 Cincinnati Bengals / 11th / 281st pick / 1980
14 Ken Anderson 31 QB 13 12 212 6-2 Augustana (IL) 2/15/1949 9 5 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 67th pick / 1971
84 Don Bass 24 WR 14 12 219 6-2 Houston 3/11/1956 2 3 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 83rd pick / 1978
10 Jim Breech 24 4 0 161 5-6 California 4/11/1956 1 0 Detroit Lions / 8th / 206th pick / 1978
34 Louis Breeden 27 lcb 16 5 185 5-11 North Carolina Central 10/26/1953 2 5 Cincinnati Bengals / 7th / 187th pick / 1977
47 Greg Bright 23 SS 16 16 208 6-0 Morehead St. 8/2/1957 Rook 8 Cincinnati Bengals / 9th / 224th pick / 1980
21 Jim Browner 25 2 0 209 6-1 Notre Dame 12/4/1955 1 0 Cincinnati Bengals / 12th / 304th pick / 1979
79 Ross Browner 26 RDE 15 15 262 6-3 Notre Dame 3/22/1954 2 7 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 8th pick / 1978
74 Glenn Bujnoch 27 LG 16 16 260 6-5 Texas A&M 12/20/1953 4 6 Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 38th pick / 1976
67 Gary Burley 28 11 0 272 6-3 Pittsburgh 12/8/1952 4 1 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 55th pick / 1975
58 Blair Bush 24 C 16 13 268 6-3 Washington 11/25/1956 2 5 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 16th pick / 1978
50 Glenn Cameron 27 RILB 14 14 225 6-2 Florida 2/21/1953 5 8 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 14th pick / 1975
81 Jim Corbett 25 4 0 218 6-4 Pittsburgh 2/22/1955 3 0 Cincinnati Bengals / 7th / 194th pick / 1977
85 Isaac Curtis 30 WR 15 13 192 6-1 California,San Diego St. 10/20/1950 7 5 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 15th pick / 1973
52 Tom Dinkel 24 LOLB 16 12 240 6-3 Kansas 7/25/1956 2 7 Cincinnati Bengals / 5th / 126th pick / 1978
73 Eddie Edwards 26 LDE 16 16 256 6-5 Miami (FL) 4/25/1954 3 8 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 3rd pick / 1977
64 William Glass 23 15 0 261 6-4 Baylor 12/21/1957 Rook 1 Cincinnati Bengals / 4th / 86th pick / 1980
45 Archie Griffin 26 rb 15 7 189 5-9 Ohio St. 8/21/1954 4 3 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 24th pick / 1976
44 Ray Griffin 24 LCB 16 11 186 5-10 Ohio St. 6/29/1956 2 7 Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 35th pick / 1978
53 Bo Harris 27 lolb 15 7 225 6-3 LSU 1/16/1953 5 5 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 77th pick / 1975
83 M.L. Harris 26 12 0 238 6-5 Tampa,Kansas St. 1/16/1954 Rook 1
36 Jo Heath 23 10 0 182 5-10 Pittsburgh 3/9/1957 Rook 1 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 141st pick / 1980
27 Bryan Hicks 23 fs 16 6 192 6-0 McNeese St. 1/24/1957 Rook 4 Cincinnati Bengals / 5th / 113th pick / 1980
71 Rod Horn 24 7 0 268 6-4 Nebraska 11/23/1956 Rook 1 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 59th pick / 1980
30 Dick Jauron 30 FS 10 10 190 6-0 Yale 10/7/1950 7 5 Detroit Lions / 4th / 91st pick / 1973
46 Pete Johnson 26 FB 12 8 252 6-0 Ohio St. 3/2/1954 3 5 Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 49th pick / 1977
86 Steve Kreider 22 16 0 192 6-3 Lehigh 5/12/1958 1 2 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 139th pick / 1979
62 Dave Lapham 28 g 16 1 259 6-4 Syracuse 6/24/1952 6 1 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 61st pick / 1974
55 Jim LeClair 30 LILB 16 16 234 6-3 North Dakota 10/30/1950 8 8 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 54th pick / 1972
88 Mike Levenseller 24 8 0 180 6-1 Washington St. 2/21/1956 2 0 Oakland Raiders / 6th / 164th pick / 1978
87 Pat McInally 27 P 16 7 210 6-6 Harvard 5/7/1953 4 4 Cincinnati Bengals / 5th / 120th pick / 1975
59 Andrew Melontree 23 16 0 228 6-4 Baylor 12/1/1957 Rook 2 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 159th pick / 1980
28 Cleo Montgomery 24 KR 14 0 183 5-8 Abilene Christian 7/1/1956 Rook 0
65 Max Montoya 24 RG 16 16 282 6-5 UCLA 5/12/1956 1 6 Cincinnati Bengals / 7th / 168th pick / 1979
60 Blake Moore 22 c 16 3 267 6-5 Wooster 5/8/1958 Rook 2
78 Anthony Munoz 22 LT 16 16 278 6-6 USC 8/19/1958 Rook 6 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 3rd pick / 1980
35 Nathan Poole 24 16 0 210 5-9 Louisville 12/17/1956 1 0 Cincinnati Bengals / 10th / 250th pick / 1979
51 Rick Razzano 25 14 0 227 5-11 Virginia Tech 11/15/1955 Rook 2
13 Ken Riley 33 RCB 16 16 181 5-11 Florida A&M 8/6/1947 11 8 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 135th pick / 1969
89 Dan Ross 23 TE 16 16 238 6-4 Northeastern 2/9/1957 1 5 Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 30th pick / 1979
56 Ron Simpkins 22 lb 16 2 235 6-1 Michigan 4/2/1958 Rook 2 Cincinnati Bengals / 7th / 167th pick / 1980
72 Mike St. Clair 27 10 0 248 6-5 Iowa Central,Grambling St. 9/2/1953 4 1 Cleveland Browns / 4th / 99th pick / 1976
23 Shafer Suggs 27 4 0 200 6-1 Ball St. 4/28/1953 4 0 New York Jets / 2nd / 33rd pick / 1976
19 Ian Sunter 28 K 10 0 215 6-1 none 12/21/1952 4 1
12 Jack Thompson 24 qb 14 4 217 6-3 Washington St. 5/19/1956 1 2 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 3rd pick / 1979
22 Deacon Turner 25 rb 12 1 212 5-11 San Diego St. 1/2/1955 2 1 Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 45th pick / 1978
11 Sandro Vitiello 22 2 0 197 6-2 Massachusetts 2/21/1958 Rook -1 Cincinnati Bengals / 10th / 252nd pick / 1980
63 Mike White 23 dt 15 1 266 6-5 Albany State (GA) 8/11/1957 1 2 Cincinnati Bengals / 4th / 84th pick / 1979
75 Wilson Whitley 25 NT 16 16 265 6-3 Houston 4/28/1955 3 8 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 8th pick / 1977
57 Reggie Williams 26 ROLB 14 13 228 6-1 Dartmouth 9/19/1954 4 7 Cincinnati Bengals / 3rd / 82nd pick / 1976
77 Mike Wilson 25 RT 16 15 275 6-5 Georgia 5/28/1955 2 6 Cincinnati Bengals / 4th / 103rd pick / 1977
Team Total 25.3 16 225.1 6-1.8 2.5