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1981 Baltimore Colts

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2-14-0, Finished 4th in AFC East Division  · 1981 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -15.8, Offense: -3.8, Defense: -12.0, SoS: 1.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 259 points (16.2/g), 26th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 533 points (33.3/g), 28th.
 Differential of -274 points (-17.1/g), 28th.  Expected W-L: 2.4-13.6.

Coach: Mike McCormack (2-14-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Charlie Weber

Stadium: Memorial Stadium (Baltimore)
 Training Camp: Goucher College (Towson, Maryland)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Bert Jones 30 8 15 244 for 426, 3,094 yards, 21 td, 20 int, & 20 rushes for 85 yards and 0 td Baltimore Colts / 1st / 2nd pick / 1973
RB Curtis Dickey 25 1 15 164 rushes for 779 yards, 7 td, & 37 catches for 419 yards and 3 td Baltimore Colts / 1st / 5th pick / 1980
FB Randy McMillan 23 Rook 16 149 rushes for 597 yards, 3 td, & 50 catches for 466 yards and 1 td Baltimore Colts / 1st / 12th pick / 1981
WR Ray Butler 25 1 16 46 catches for 832 yards, 9 td Baltimore Colts / 4th / 88th pick / 1980
WR Roger Carr 29 7 15 38 catches for 584 yards, 3 td Baltimore Colts / 1st / 24th pick / 1974
TE Reese McCall 25 3 14 21 catches for 314 yards, 2 td Baltimore Colts / 1st / 25th pick / 1978
LT Wade Griffin 27 4 15
LG Robert Pratt 30 7 15 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 67th pick / 1974
C Ray Donaldson 23 1 16 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 32nd pick / 1980
RG Ken Huff 28 6 16 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 3rd pick / 1975
RT Jeff Hart 28 6 16 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 71st pick / 1975
 Defensive Starters
LDE Donnell Thompson 23 Rook 12 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 1st / 18th pick / 1981
LDT Herb Orvis 35 9 15 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 1st / 16th pick / 1972
RDT Bubba Green 24 Rook 10 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 6th / 149th pick / 1981
RDE Mike Ozdowski 26 3 12 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 53rd pick / 1977
LLB Sanders Shiver 27 5 11 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 5th / 134th pick / 1976
MLB Joe Federspiel 31 9 10 New Orleans Saints / 4th / 99th pick / 1972
RLB Barry Krauss 24 2 13 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 1st / 6th pick / 1979
LCB Derrick Hatchett 23 1 13 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 1st / 24th pick / 1980
RCB Larry Braziel 27 2 16 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 5th / 115th pick / 1979
SS Bruce Laird 31 9 14 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 6th / 152nd pick / 1972
FS Nesby Glasgow 24 2 13 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 8th / 207th pick / 1979
 Special Teams Starters
K Mike Wood 27 3 0 10 of 18 field goals & 29 of 33 extra points Minnesota Vikings / 8th / 204th pick / 1978
P Mike Garrett 24 Rook 0 78 punts for a 39.4 average, 0 blocked
PR David Shula 22 Rook 0 10 punt returns for a 5.0 average and 0 td
KR Zachary Dixon 25 2 1 36 kick returns for a 20.5 average and 0 td Denver Broncos / 11th / 297th pick / 1979

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
26 Kim Anderson 24 fs 14 5 183 5-11 Pasadena CC,Arizona St. 7/19/1957 1 2 Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 69th pick / 1979
63 Mike Barnes 31 dt 6 2 255 6-6 Miami (FL) 12/24/1950 8 1 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 35th pick / 1973
47 Larry Braziel 27 RCB 16 16 188 6-0 USC 9/25/1954 2 3 Baltimore Colts / 5th / 115th pick / 1979
84 Randy Burke 26 wr 16 1 190 6-2 Kentucky 5/26/1955 3 1 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 26th pick / 1977
80 Ray Butler 25 WR 16 16 200 6-3 USC 6/28/1956 1 7 Baltimore Colts / 4th / 88th pick / 1980
81 Roger Carr 29 WR 15 15 200 6-3 Louisiana Tech 7/1/1952 7 5 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 24th pick / 1974
87 Brian DeRoo 25 16 0 193 6-3 Redlands 4/25/1956 2 0 New York Giants / 5th / 137th pick / 1978
27 Curtis Dickey 25 RB 15 15 213 6-1 Texas A&M 11/27/1956 1 9 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 5th pick / 1980
31 Zachary Dixon 25 KR 16 1 203 6-0 Temple 3/5/1956 2 3 Denver Broncos / 11th / 297th pick / 1979
53 Ray Donaldson 23 C 16 16 311 6-3 Georgia 5/18/1958 1 7 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 32nd pick / 1980
50 Joe Federspiel 31 MLB 11 10 230 6-1 Kentucky 5/6/1950 9 2 New Orleans Saints / 4th / 99th pick / 1972
78 Tim Foley 23 6 0 275 6-6 Notre Dame 5/30/1958 Rook 0 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 51st pick / 1980
66 Chris Foote 25 16 0 256 6-3 USC 12/2/1956 1 1 Baltimore Colts / 6th / 144th pick / 1980
28 Cleveland Franklin 26 9 0 216 6-2 Baylor 4/24/1955 4 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 202nd pick / 1977
72 Mike Fultz 27 rdt 5 5 278 6-5 Nebraska 1/28/1954 4 1 New Orleans Saints / 2nd / 34th pick / 1977
9 Mike Garrett 24 P 16 0 184 6-1 Georgia 6/13/1957 Rook 2
25 Nesby Glasgow 24 FS 14 13 185 5-10 Washington 4/15/1957 2 3 Baltimore Colts / 8th / 207th pick / 1979
91 Bubba Green 24 RDT 15 10 278 6-4 North Carolina St. 9/30/1957 Rook 2 Baltimore Colts / 6th / 149th pick / 1981
69 Wade Griffin 27 LT 15 15 260 6-5 Mississippi 8/7/1954 4 7
68 Jeff Hart 28 RT 16 16 266 6-5 Oregon St. 9/10/1953 6 7 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 71st pick / 1975
42 Derrick Hatchett 23 LCB 16 13 182 5-11 Texas 8/14/1958 1 3 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 24th pick / 1980
44 Steve Henry 24 2 0 190 6-2 Emporia St. 3/5/1957 2 0 St. Louis Cardinals / 5th / 118th pick / 1979
57 Dallas Hickman 29 5 0 238 6-6 California 2/16/1952 5 0 Washington Redskins / 9th / 228th pick / 1975
62 Ken Huff 28 RG 16 16 260 6-4 North Carolina 2/21/1953 6 7 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 3rd pick / 1975
11 David Humm 29 qb 1 1 188 6-2 Nebraska 4/2/1952 6 0 Oakland Raiders / 5th / 128th pick / 1975
7 Bert Jones 30 QB 15 15 210 6-3 LSU 9/7/1951 8 10 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 2nd pick / 1973
51 Ricky Jones 26 16 0 211 6-1 Tuskegee 3/9/1955 4 1
55 Barry Krauss 24 LLB 16 13 245 6-3 Alabama 3/17/1957 2 3 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 6th pick / 1979
40 Bruce Laird 31 SS 15 14 193 6-0 American Int. 5/23/1950 9 3 Baltimore Colts / 6th / 152nd pick / 1972
11 Greg Landry 35 11 0 210 6-4 Massachusetts 12/18/1946 13 1 Detroit Lions / 1st / 11th pick / 1968
86 Reese McCall 25 TE 16 14 239 6-6 Auburn 6/16/1956 3 3 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 25th pick / 1978
23 Don McCauley 32 16 0 211 6-1 North Carolina 5/12/1949 10 3 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 22nd pick / 1971
32 Randy McMillan 23 FB 16 16 219 6-0 Pittsburgh 12/17/1958 Rook 8 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 12th pick / 1981
65 Jimmy Moore 24 g 4 1 268 6-5 Ohio St. 1/28/1957 Rook 1 Baltimore Colts / 6th / 150th pick / 1979
88 Herb Orvis 35 LDT 16 15 248 6-5 Colorado 10/17/1946 9 3 Detroit Lions / 1st / 16th pick / 1972
71 Mike Ozdowski 26 RDE 12 12 243 6-5 Virginia 9/24/1955 3 2 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 53rd pick / 1977
37 Reggie Pinkney 26 db 16 3 190 5-11 East Carolina 5/27/1955 4 1 Detroit Lions / 6th / 166th pick / 1977
61 Robert Pratt 30 LG 15 15 255 6-3 North Carolina 5/25/1951 7 7 Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 67th pick / 1974
83 Tim Sherwin 23 te 16 2 243 6-6 Boston Col. 5/4/1958 Rook 0 Baltimore Colts / 4th / 94th pick / 1981
54 Sanders Shiver 27 LLB 14 11 227 6-2 Carson-Newman 2/14/1954 5 2 Baltimore Colts / 5th / 134th pick / 1976
85 David Shula 22 PR 16 0 182 5-11 Dartmouth 5/28/1959 Rook 0
56 Ed Simonini 27 lb 1 1 210 6-0 Texas A&M 2/2/1954 5 0 Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 81st pick / 1976
39 Marvin Sims 24 16 0 234 6-4 Clemson 6/18/1957 1 0 Baltimore Colts / 12th / 324th pick / 1980
52 Ed Smith 24 MLB 16 8 216 6-2 Vanderbilt 5/18/1957 1 2 Pittsburgh Steelers / 12th / 322nd pick / 1979
90 Hosea Taylor 23 rde 16 6 255 6-5 Houston 12/3/1958 Rook 2 Baltimore Colts / 8th / 220th pick / 1981
99 Donnell Thompson 23 LDE 13 12 270 6-4 North Carolina 10/27/1958 Rook 2 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 18th pick / 1981
79 Randy Van Divier 23 t 16 1 274 6-5 Washington 6/5/1958 Rook 2 Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 68th pick / 1981
92 Daryl Wilkerson 23 5 0 255 6-4 Houston 9/25/1958 Rook 0
21 Kevin Williams 23 11 0 164 5-8 USC 1/7/1958 Rook 0 New Orleans Saints / 7th / 167th pick / 1981
16 Mike Wood 27 K 16 0 199 5-11 SE Missouri St. 9/3/1954 3 2 Minnesota Vikings / 8th / 204th pick / 1978
59 Mike Woods 27 rlb 7 7 233 6-2 Tampa,Cincinnati 11/1/1954 2 1 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 52nd pick / 1978
Team Total 26.2 16 226.0 6-2.5 3.3