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1977 Green Bay Packers

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4-10-0, Finished 4th in NFC Central Division  · 1977 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -8.7, Offense: -9.1, Defense: 0.4, SoS: -2.6, avg is 0.0.

Scored 134 points (9.6/g), 27th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 219 points (15.6/g), 10th.
 Differential of -85 points (-6.1/g), 22nd.  Expected W-L: 3.3-10.7.

Coach: Bart Starr (4-10-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Dave Hanner
 Other Notable Asst.: Dick LeBeau (Defensive Backs)

Stadium: Lambeau Field
 Training Camp: St. Norbert College (De Pere, Wisconsin)

Starters

Hide Non-primary Starters · ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Lynn Dickey 28 6 9 113 for 220, 1,346 yards, 5 td, 14 int, & 5 rushes for 24 yards and 0 td Houston Oilers / 3rd / 56th pick / 1971
RB Eric Torkelson 25 3 7 103 rushes for 309 yards, 1 td, & 11 catches for 107 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 11th / 272nd pick / 1974
FB Barty Smith 25 3 14 166 rushes for 554 yards, 2 td, & 37 catches for 340 yards and 1 td Green Bay Packers / 1st / 12th pick / 1974
WR Steve Odom 25 3 10 27 catches for 549 yards, 3 td, & 1 rush for 6 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 5th / 116th pick / 1974
WR Ollie Smith 28 4 11 22 catches for 357 yards, 0 td Baltimore Colts / 4th / 85th pick / 1973
TE Rich McGeorge 29 7 13 17 catches for 142 yards, 1 td Green Bay Packers / 1st / 16th pick / 1970
LT Mark Koncar 24 1 13 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 1st / 23rd pick / 1976
LG Steve Knutson 26 1 7 Atlanta Falcons / 16th / 393rd pick / 1975
C Larry McCarren 26 4 14 Green Bay Packers / 12th / 308th pick / 1973
RG Melvin Jackson 23 1 13 Green Bay Packers / 12th / 328th pick / 1976
RT Dick Himes 31 9 12 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 81st pick / 1968
 Defensive Starters
LDE Mike Butler 23 Rook 14 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 1st / 9th pick / 1977
LDT Dave Roller 28 6 12 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 13th / 330th pick / 1971
RDT Dave Pureifory 28 5 12 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 6th / 142nd pick / 1972
RDE Bob Barber 26 1 14 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 51st pick / 1975
LLB Tom Toner 27 4 9 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 6th / 152nd pick / 1973
MLB Jim Carter 29 7 14 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 68th pick / 1970
RLB Fred Carr 31 9 14 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 1st / 5th pick / 1968
LCB Willie Buchanon 27 5 14 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 1st / 7th pick / 1972
RCB Mike McCoy 24 1 14 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 72nd pick / 1976
SS Steve Luke 24 2 14 4 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 4th / 88th pick / 1975
FS Johnnie Gray 24 2 14 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered
 Special Teams Starters
K Chester Marcol 28 5 0 13 of 21 field goals & 11 of 14 extra points Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 34th pick / 1972
P David Beverly 27 3 0 85 punts for a 39.9 average, 1 blocked
PR Willard Harrell 25 2 4 28 punt returns for a 9.0 average and 1 td Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 58th pick / 1975
KR Steve Odom 25 3 10 23 kick returns for a 20.3 average and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 5th / 116th pick / 1974

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
88 Bert Askson 32 14 1 223 6-3 Texas Southern 12/16/1945 6 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 14th / 340th pick / 1970
70 Bob Barber 26 RDE 14 14 240 6-3 Grambling St. 12/26/1951 1 6 Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 51st pick / 1975
11 David Beverly 27 P 14 0 180 6-2 Auburn 8/19/1950 3 3
42 John Brockington 29 1 0 225 6-1 Ohio St. 9/7/1948 6 0 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 9th pick / 1971
28 Willie Buchanon 27 LCB 14 14 190 6-0 San Diego St. 11/4/1950 5 6 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 7th pick / 1972
77 Mike Butler 23 LDE 14 14 265 6-5 Kansas 4/4/1954 Rook 6 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 9th pick / 1977
53 Fred Carr 31 RLB 14 14 238 6-5 Texas-El Paso 8/19/1946 9 6 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 5th pick / 1968
50 Jim Carter 29 MLB 14 14 235 6-3 Minnesota 10/18/1948 7 5 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 68th pick / 1970
31 Jim Culbreath 25 13 0 209 6-0 Oklahoma 10/21/1952 Rook 0 Green Bay Packers / 10th / 260th pick / 1977
10 Lynn Dickey 28 QB 9 9 214 6-3 Kansas St. 10/19/1949 6 4 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 56th pick / 1971
12 Brian Dowling 30 2 0 210 6-2 Yale 4/1/1947 5 0 Minnesota Vikings / 11th / 277th pick / 1969
57 Derrel Gofourth 22 13 0 260 6-3 Oklahoma St. 3/20/1955 Rook 2 Green Bay Packers / 7th / 172nd pick / 1977
24 Johnnie Gray 24 FS 14 14 185 5-11 Cal State-Fullerton 12/18/1953 2 6
51 Jim Gueno 23 14 0 220 6-2 Tulane 1/15/1954 1 3 Green Bay Packers / 9th / 245th pick / 1976
58 Don Hansen 33 8 0 235 6-2 Illinois 8/20/1944 11 2 Minnesota Vikings / 3rd / 42nd pick / 1966
Miami Dolphins / 7th / 51st pick / 1966
40 Willard Harrell 25 PR 13 4 162 5-8 Pacific 9/16/1952 2 4 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 58th pick / 1975
82 Keith Hartwig 24 4 0 186 6-0 Arizona 12/10/1953 Rook 0 Minnesota Vikings / 11th / 306th pick / 1977
62 Dennis Havig 28 7 6 253 6-2 Colorado 5/6/1949 5 2 Atlanta Falcons / 8th / 189th pick / 1971
72 Dick Himes 31 RT 13 12 244 6-4 Ohio St. 5/25/1946 9 4 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 81st pick / 1968
71 Melvin Jackson 23 RG 13 13 267 6-1 USC 5/5/1954 1 4 Green Bay Packers / 12th / 328th pick / 1976
90 Ezra Johnson 22 14 0 250 6-4 Morris Brown 10/2/1955 Rook 3 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 28th pick / 1977
60 Steve Knutson 26 LG 13 7 254 6-3 USC 10/5/1951 1 4 Atlanta Falcons / 16th / 393rd pick / 1975
68 Greg Koch 22 t 14 3 270 6-4 Arkansas 6/14/1955 Rook 2 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 39th pick / 1977
79 Mark Koncar 24 LT 13 13 271 6-5 Colorado 5/5/1953 1 4 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 23rd pick / 1976
67 Bob Kowalkowski 34 4 2 240 6-3 Virginia 11/5/1943 11 2 Detroit Lions / 7th / 95th pick / 1965
46 Steve Luke 24 SS 14 14 205 6-2 Ohio St. 9/4/1953 2 7 Green Bay Packers / 4th / 88th pick / 1975
13 Chester Marcol 28 K 14 0 190 6-0 Hillsdale 10/24/1949 5 3 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 34th pick / 1972
54 Larry McCarren 26 C 14 14 246 6-3 Illinois 11/9/1951 4 4 Green Bay Packers / 12th / 308th pick / 1973
29 Mike McCoy 24 RCB 14 14 183 5-11 Colorado 8/16/1953 1 6 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 72nd pick / 1976
81 Rich McGeorge 29 TE 14 13 235 6-4 Elon 9/14/1948 7 1 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 16th pick / 1970
61 Herb McMath 23 8 0 248 6-4 Morningside 9/6/1954 1 2 Oakland Raiders / 4th / 110th pick / 1976
34 Terdell Middleton 22 rb 14 1 198 6-0 Memphis 4/8/1955 Rook 2 St. Louis Cardinals / 3rd / 80th pick / 1977
37 Tim Moresco 23 14 0 176 5-11 Syracuse 10/3/1954 Rook 3 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 149th pick / 1977
84 Steve Odom 25 KR 14 10 173 5-8 Utah 9/5/1952 3 5 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 116th pick / 1974
85 Ken Payne 27 4 4 185 6-1 Langston 10/6/1950 3 1 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 142nd pick / 1974
75 Dave Pureifory 28 RDT 12 12 260 6-1 East. Michigan 7/12/1949 5 6 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 142nd pick / 1972
23 Terry Randolph 22 14 0 184 6-0 American Int. 7/17/1955 Rook 3 Green Bay Packers / 11th / 290th pick / 1977
74 Dave Roller 28 LDT 13 12 270 6-2 Kentucky 10/28/1949 6 6 New York Giants / 13th / 330th pick / 1971
48 Nate Simpson 23 12 2 189 5-11 Tennessee St. 11/30/1954 Rook 1 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 122nd pick / 1977
33 Barty Smith 25 FB 14 14 240 6-3 Richmond 4/23/1952 3 6 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 12th pick / 1974
56 Blane Smith 23 1 0 238 6-3 Purdue 7/13/1954 Rook 2 Cleveland Browns / 7th / 184th pick / 1977
89 Ollie Smith 28 WR 12 11 203 6-3 Tennessee St. 3/8/1949 4 3 Baltimore Colts / 4th / 85th pick / 1973
43 Aundra Thompson 24 14 0 186 6-1 Texas A&M-Commerce 1/2/1953 Rook 0 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 132nd pick / 1976
59 Tom Toner 27 LLB 14 9 235 6-3 Idaho St. 1/25/1950 4 6 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 152nd pick / 1973
26 Eric Torkelson 25 RB 14 7 194 6-2 Connecticut 3/3/1952 3 3 Green Bay Packers / 11th / 272nd pick / 1974
18 Randy Vataha 29 6 3 176 5-10 Stanford 12/4/1948 6 1 Los Angeles Rams / 17th / 418th pick / 1971
21 Steve Wagner 23 14 0 208 6-2 Wisconsin 4/18/1954 1 3 Minnesota Vikings / 5th / 133rd pick / 1976
52 Gary Weaver 28 5 5 224 6-1 Fresno St. 3/13/1949 4 2 Oakland Raiders / 7th / 179th pick / 1973
17 David Whitehurst 22 qb 7 5 204 6-2 Furman 4/27/1955 Rook 2 Green Bay Packers / 8th / 206th pick / 1977
83 Sweeny Williams 31 13 4 255 6-5 Prairie View 9/3/1946 7 3 Dallas Cowboys / 11th / 283rd pick / 1969
Team Total 26.1 14 220.6 6-1.8 3.2