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1984 New Orleans Saints

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7-9-0, Finished 3rd in NFC West Division  · 1984 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -2.9, Offense: -1.7, Defense: -1.2, SoS: 1.0, avg is 0.0.

Scored 298 points (18.6/g), 20th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 361 points (22.6/g), 19th.
 Differential of -63 points (-3.9/g), 22nd.  Expected W-L: 6.2-9.8.

Coach: Bum Phillips (7-9-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: King Hill
 Defensive Coordinator: Wade Phillips

Stadium: Louisiana Superdome
 Training Camp: Dodgertown (Vero Beach, Florida)

Team Info

President/Majority Shareholder John Mecom Jr.
Head Coach/General Manager Bum Phillips
Defensive Alignment 3-4

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Player PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 298 5008 1044 4.8 41 13 30 298 246 476 2837 21 28 5.4 137 523 2171 9 4.2 131
Team Defense 361 4914 1026 4.8 23 10 22 298 239 422 2453 23 13 5.1 142 549 2461 13 4.5 134
Lg Rank Offense 20 20 22 5 17 23 24 13 25 24 7 8 26 10
Lg Rank Defense 19 4 28 27 9 1 1 16 25 4 25 26 14 25

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 2 boxscore L 0-1 Atlanta Falcons 28 36 23 268 148 120 4 22 422 173 249 3
2 Sun September 9 boxscore W 1-1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17 13 17 333 203 130 20 264 134 130
3 Sun September 16 boxscore L 1-2 @ San Francisco 49ers 20 30 20 268 149 119 5 19 307 159 148 1
4 Sun September 23 boxscore W 2-2 St. Louis Cardinals 34 24 25 450 298 152 2 22 337 224 113 3
5 Sun September 30 boxscore W 3-2 @ Houston Oilers 27 10 20 357 160 197 2 8 133 49 84 2
6 Sun October 7 boxscore L 3-3 @ Chicago Bears 7 20 14 321 145 176 1 19 343 97 246
7 Sun October 14 boxscore L 3-4 Los Angeles Rams 10 28 23 299 204 95 3 17 353 138 215 1
8 Sun October 21 boxscore L OT 3-5 @ Dallas Cowboys 27 30 17 342 107 235 5 22 292 194 98 2
9 Sun October 28 boxscore W 4-5 @ Cleveland Browns 16 14 18 373 262 111 1 17 262 179 83
10 Sun November 4 boxscore L 4-6 Green Bay Packers 13 23 23 327 141 186 3 20 373 166 207
11 Sun November 11 boxscore W 5-6 @ Atlanta Falcons 17 13 17 322 235 87 1 20 280 160 120 1
12 Mon November 19 boxscore W 6-6 Pittsburgh Steelers 27 24 16 265 176 89 3 18 332 217 115 4
13 Sun November 25 boxscore L 6-7 San Francisco 49ers 3 35 12 201 70 131 1 22 407 188 219
14 Sun December 2 boxscore L 6-8 @ Los Angeles Rams 21 34 15 224 128 96 5 17 341 127 214 4
15 Sun December 9 boxscore L 6-9 Cincinnati Bengals 21 24 23 420 274 146 4 20 279 172 107
16 Sat December 15 boxscore W 7-9 @ New York Giants 10 3 15 238 137 101 1 15 189 76 113 2

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk SkYds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
11 Richard Todd 31 QB 15 14 6-8-0 161 312 51.6% 2178 11 3.5 19 6.1 74 7.0 4.9 13.5 145.2 60.6 33 267 5.54 3.70 9.6 5 5
18 Dave Wilson 25 qb 5 2 1-1-0 51 93 54.8% 647 7 7.5 4 4.3 54 7.0 6.5 12.7 129.4 83.9 7 54 5.93 5.53 7.0
16 Ken Stabler 39 3 0 33 70 47.1% 339 2 2.9 5 7.1 29 4.8 2.2 10.3 113.0 41.3 5 40 3.99 1.52 6.7
46 Hokie Gajan 25 FB 14 14 1 1 100.0% 34 1 100.0 0 0.0 34 34.0 54.0 34.0 2.4 158.3 0 0 34.00 54.00 0.0
Team Total 26.5 16 7-9-0 246 476 51.7% 3198 21 4.4 28 5.9 74 6.7 5.0 13.0 199.9 63.3 45 361 5.45 3.83 8.6 5 5
Opp Total 16 239 422 56.6% 2873 23 5.5 13 3.1 6.8 6.51 12.0 179.6 83.0 55 420 5.1 4.9 11.5

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Rushing Receiving
No. Player Age Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
38 George Rogers 26 RB 16 16 239 914 2 28 3.8 57.1 14.9 12 76 6.3 0 15 0.8 4.8 990 2 2
46 Hokie Gajan 25 FB 14 14 102 615 5 62 6.0 43.9 7.3 35 288 8.2 2 51 2.5 20.6 903 7 0
30 Wayne Wilson 27 rb 14 2 74 261 1 36 3.5 18.6 5.3 33 314 9.5 3 34 2.4 22.4 575 4 2
35 Earl Campbell 29 8 0 50 190 0 19 3.8 23.8 6.3 190 0 0
11 Richard Todd 31 QB 15 14 28 111 0 15 4.0 7.4 1.9 111 0 9
22 Tyrone Anthony 22 15 0 20 105 1 19 5.3 7.0 1.3 12 113 9.4 0 32 0.8 7.5 218 1 1
18 Dave Wilson 25 qb 5 2 3 -7 0 -2 -2.3 -1.4 0.6 -7 0 2
10 Brian Hansen* 24 P 16 0 2 -27 0 -12 -13.5 -1.7 0.1 -27 0 0
45 Tim Wilson 30 12 0 2 8 0 5 4.0 0.7 0.2 8 0 0
88 Eugene Goodlow 26 wr 10 6 1 5 0 5 5.0 0.5 0.1 22 281 12.8 3 23 2.2 28.1 286 3 0
83 Kenny Duckett 25 KR 11 0 1 -3 0 -3 -3.0 -0.3 0.1 3 24 8.0 0 11 0.3 2.2 21 0 0
16 Ken Stabler 39 3 0 1 -1 0 -1 -1.0 -0.3 0.3 -1 0 1
86 Jeff Groth 27 WR 16 13 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 33 487 14.8 0 31 2.1 30.4 487 0 0
89 Tyrone Young 24 WR 16 8 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 29 597 20.6 3 74 1.8 37.3 597 3 1
85 Hoby Brenner 25 TE 16 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 28 554 19.8 6 57 1.8 34.6 554 6 0
80 Lindsay Scott 24 wr 16 5 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 21 278 13.2 1 37 1.3 17.4 278 1 1
84 Junior Miller 27 15 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 8 81 10.1 1 22 0.5 5.4 81 1 0
82 John Tice 24 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 6 55 9.2 1 17 0.6 5.5 55 1 0
87 Larry Hardy 28 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4 50 12.5 1 28 0.7 8.3 50 1 0
Team Total 26.5 16 523 2171 9 62 4.2 135.7 32.7 246 3198 13.0 21 74 15.4 199.9 5369 30 22
Opp Total 16 549 2461 13 4.5 153.8 34.3 239 2453 10.3 23 14.9 153.3 4914 36 28

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Player Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
26 Jitter Fields 22 PR 13 0 27 236 0 61 8.7 19 356 0 31 18.7 592
83 Kenny Duckett 25 KR 11 0 29 580 0 39 20.0 601
22 Tyrone Anthony 22 15 0 22 490 0 64 22.3 708
86 Jeff Groth 27 WR 16 13 6 32 0 9 5.3 519
45 Tim Wilson 30 12 0 1 16 0 16 16.0 24
30 Wayne Wilson 27 rb 14 2 1 23 0 23 23.0 598
Team Total 26.5 16 33 268 0 61 8.1 72 1465 0 64 20.3 7102
Opp Total 16 47 550 1 11.7 45 916 0 20.4

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring Punting
No. Player Age Pos G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
10 Brian Hansen* 24 P 16 0 69 3020 66 1 43.8
7 Morten Andersen 24 K 16 0 9 9 5 4 10 5 3 2 27 20 74.1%% 34 34 100.0%%
Team Total 26.5 16 9 9 5 4 10 5 3 2 27 20 74.1%% 34 34 100.0%% 69 3020 66 1 43.8
Opp Total 16 33 24 72.7%% 41 41 100.0%% 84 3494 41.6

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
No. Player Age Pos G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
57 Rickey Jackson* 26 LOLB 16 16 12.0 1 14 0 14 0 4 1 4 4 0 124 0
24 Terry Hoage 22 14 0 0 0 1 0 0 27 0
73 Frank Warren 25 de 16 3 4.0 18 0
97 Jumpy Geathers 24 16 0 6.0 11 0
75 Bruce Clark* 26 LDE 15 15 10.5 1 9 0 9 0 0 0 2 5 0
11 Richard Todd 31 QB 15 14 0 9 3 -16 0
51 Whitney Paul 31 ROLB 16 16 9.5
94 Jim Wilks 26 RDE 16 16 7.5 0 0 1 0 0
49 Frank Wattelet 26 FS 16 16 2 52 1 35 0 0 0 2 22 1
44 Dave Waymer 26 LCB 16 16 4 9 0 9 0
56 Dirt Winston 29 LILB 16 16 0.5 2 90 2 47 0 0 0 1 0 0
26 Jitter Fields 22 PR 13 0 0 2 1 0 0
38 George Rogers 26 RB 16 16 0 2 1 0 0
22 Tyrone Anthony 22 15 0 0 1 1 0 0
52 Jim Kovach 28 RILB 15 15 1.0 1 16 0 16 0
98 Reggie Lewis 30 13 0 2.0
74 Derland Moore 33 NT 12 11 2.0
18 Dave Wilson 25 qb 5 2 0 2 0 0 0
30 Wayne Wilson 27 rb 14 2 0 2 0 0 0
20 Russell Gary 25 SS 16 16 0 0 1 5 0
34 Bobby Johnson 24 16 0 1 7 0 7 0
60 Steve Korte 24 c/RG 15 15 0 0 1 0 0
25 Johnnie Poe 25 RCB 16 16 1 16 0 16 0
80 Lindsay Scott 24 wr 16 5 0 1 0 0 0
16 Ken Stabler 39 3 0 0 1 0 0 0
89 Tyrone Young 24 WR 16 8 0 1 0 0 0
Team Total 26.5 16 55.0 13 213 3 47 0 4 22 19 20 1 180 0
Opp Total 16 45 28 18 1

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
7 Morten Andersen 24 K 16 0 34 20 94
46 Hokie Gajan 25 FB 14 14 5 2 7 42
85 Hoby Brenner 25 TE 16 16 6 6 36
30 Wayne Wilson 27 rb 14 2 1 3 4 24
88 Eugene Goodlow 26 wr 10 6 3 3 18
89 Tyrone Young 24 WR 16 8 3 3 18
38 George Rogers 26 RB 16 16 2 2 12
49 Frank Wattelet 26 FS 16 16 1 1 2 12
56 Dirt Winston 29 LILB 16 16 2 2 12
22 Tyrone Anthony 22 15 0 1 1 6
87 Larry Hardy 28 6 0 1 1 6
84 Junior Miller 27 15 0 1 1 6
80 Lindsay Scott 24 wr 16 5 1 1 6
82 John Tice 24 10 0 1 1 6
Team Total 26.5 16 9 21 1 3 34 34 20 298
Opp Total 16 13 23 1 1 3 41 24 1 361

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1984-09-02 ATL L, 28-36 1 3 rush George Rogers 3 yard rush (Morten Andersen kick)
2 1984-09-02 ATL L, 28-36 2 18 pass Tyrone Young 18 yard pass from Richard Todd (Morten Andersen kick)
3 1984-09-02 ATL L, 28-36 2 4 rush George Rogers 4 yard rush (Morten Andersen kick)
4 1984-09-02 ATL L, 28-36 4 3 pass John Tice 3 yard pass from Richard Todd (Morten Andersen kick)
5 1984-09-09 TAM W, 17-13 2 2 rush Tyrone Anthony 2 yard rush (Morten Andersen kick)
6 1984-09-09 TAM W, 17-13 4 8 rush Hokie Gajan 8 yard rush (Morten Andersen kick)
7 1984-09-16 @ SFO L, 20-30 2 8 pass Eugene Goodlow 8 yard pass from Ken Stabler (Morten Andersen kick)
8 1984-09-16 @ SFO L, 20-30 3 26 pass Hoby Brenner 26 yard pass from Ken Stabler (Morten Andersen kick)
9 1984-09-23 STL W, 34-24 1 34 pass Wayne Wilson 34 yard pass from Hokie Gajan (Morten Andersen kick)
10 1984-09-23 STL W, 34-24 3 15 pass Hoby Brenner 15 yard pass from Richard Todd (Morten Andersen kick)
11 1984-09-23 STL W, 34-24 4 30 pass Wayne Wilson 30 yard pass from Richard Todd (Morten Andersen kick)
12 1984-09-23 STL W, 34-24 4 22 fumble Frank Wattelet 22 yard fumble return (Morten Andersen kick)
13 1984-09-30 @ HOU W, 27-10 1 15 rush Hokie Gajan 15 yard rush (Morten Andersen kick)
14 1984-09-30 @ HOU W, 27-10 1 35 interception Frank Wattelet 35 yard interception return (Morten Andersen kick)
15 1984-09-30 @ HOU W, 27-10 4 37 rush Hokie Gajan 37 yard rush (Morten Andersen kick)
16 1984-10-07 @ CHI L, 7-20 2 15 pass Wayne Wilson 15 yard pass from Richard Todd (Morten Andersen kick)
17 1984-10-14 RAM L, 10-28 4 1 rush Hokie Gajan 1 yard rush (Morten Andersen kick)
18 1984-10-21 @ DAL L, 27-30 2 36 pass Tyrone Young 36 yard pass from Richard Todd (Morten Andersen kick)
19 1984-10-21 @ DAL L, 27-30 2 62 rush Hokie Gajan 62 yard rush (Morten Andersen kick)
20 1984-10-21 @ DAL L, 27-30 3 43 interception Dirt Winston 43 yard interception return (Morten Andersen kick)
21 1984-10-28 @ CLE W, 16-14 2 2 pass Hokie Gajan 2 yard pass from Richard Todd (Morten Andersen kick)
22 1984-11-04 GNB L, 13-23 1 1 rush Wayne Wilson 1 yard rush (Morten Andersen kick)
23 1984-11-11 @ ATL W, 17-13 1 37 pass Hoby Brenner 37 yard pass from Richard Todd (Morten Andersen kick)
24 1984-11-11 @ ATL W, 17-13 4 17 pass Hoby Brenner 17 yard pass from Richard Todd (Morten Andersen kick)
25 1984-11-19 PIT W, 27-24 2 28 pass Larry Hardy 28 yard pass from Richard Todd (Morten Andersen kick)
26 1984-11-19 PIT W, 27-24 4 21 pass Junior Miller 21 yard pass from Richard Todd (Morten Andersen kick)
27 1984-11-19 PIT W, 27-24 4 47 interception Dirt Winston 47 yard interception return (Morten Andersen kick)
28 1984-12-02 @ RAM L, 21-34 2 14 pass Lindsay Scott 14 yard pass from Dave Wilson (Morten Andersen kick)
29 1984-12-02 @ RAM L, 21-34 4 3 pass Tyrone Young 3 yard pass from Dave Wilson (Morten Andersen kick)
30 1984-12-02 @ RAM L, 21-34 4 8 pass Eugene Goodlow 8 yard pass from Dave Wilson (Morten Andersen kick)
31 1984-12-09 CIN L, 21-24 2 54 pass Hoby Brenner 54 yard pass from Dave Wilson (Morten Andersen kick)
32 1984-12-09 CIN L, 21-24 3 35 pass Hoby Brenner 35 yard pass from Dave Wilson (Morten Andersen kick)
33 1984-12-09 CIN L, 21-24 4 5 pass Eugene Goodlow 5 yard pass from Dave Wilson (Morten Andersen kick)
34 1984-12-15 @ NYG W, 10-3 1 2 pass Hokie Gajan 2 yard pass from Dave Wilson (Morten Andersen kick)

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1984-09-02 ATL W, 36-28 2 50 pass Alfred Jackson 50 yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Mick Luckhurst kick)
2 1984-09-02 ATL W, 36-28 2 3 rush Gerald Riggs 3 yard rush (Mick Luckhurst kick)
3 1984-09-02 ATL W, 36-28 3 5 pass Stacey Bailey 5 yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Mick Luckhurst kick)
4 1984-09-02 ATL W, 36-28 4 1 rush Gerald Riggs 1 yard rush (Mick Luckhurst kick)
5 1984-09-09 TAM L, 13-17 1 2 pass Adger Armstrong 2 yard pass from Jack Thompson (Obed Ariri kick)
6 1984-09-16 @ SFO W, 30-20 1 32 pass Freddie Solomon 32 yard pass from Joe Montana (Ray Wersching kick)
7 1984-09-16 @ SFO W, 30-20 2 3 rush Wendell Tyler 3 yard rush (Ray Wersching kick)
8 1984-09-16 @ SFO W, 30-20 4 23 pass Earl Cooper 23 yard pass from Matt Cavanaugh (Ray Wersching kick)
9 1984-09-23 STL L, 24-34 2 11 pass Earl Ferrell 11 yard pass from Neil Lomax (Neil O'Donoghue kick)
10 1984-09-23 STL L, 24-34 3 7 rush Stump Mitchell 7 yard rush (Neil O'Donoghue kick)
11 1984-09-23 STL L, 24-34 4 22 rush Stump Mitchell 22 yard rush (Neil O'Donoghue kick)
12 1984-09-30 @ HOU L, 10-27 4 1 rush Earl Campbell 1 yard rush (Florian Kempf kick)
13 1984-10-07 @ CHI W, 20-7 2 1 rush Walter Payton 1 yard rush (Bob Thomas kick)
14 1984-10-07 @ CHI W, 20-7 4 16 pass Dennis McKinnon 16 yard pass from Jim McMahon (Bob Thomas kick)
15 1984-10-14 RAM W, 28-10 2 25 pass Drew Hill 25 yard pass from Jeff Kemp (Mike Lansford kick)
16 1984-10-14 RAM W, 28-10 2 13 pass Henry Ellard 13 yard pass from Jeff Kemp (Mike Lansford kick)
17 1984-10-14 RAM W, 28-10 2 33 interception Nolan Cromwell 33 yard interception return (Mike Lansford kick)
18 1984-10-14 RAM W, 28-10 3 21 pass Ron Brown 21 yard pass from Jeff Kemp (Mike Lansford kick)
19 1984-10-21 @ DAL W, 30-27 4 3 rush Tony Dorsett 3 yard rush (Rafael Septien kick)
20 1984-10-21 @ DAL W, 30-27 4 12 pass Mike Renfro 12 yard pass from Danny White (Rafael Septien kick)
21 1984-10-21 @ DAL W, 30-27 4 0 fumble Jim Jeffcoat 0 yard fumble return (Rafael Septien kick)
22 1984-10-28 @ CLE L, 14-16 2 5 pass Ozzie Newsome 5 yard pass from Paul McDonald (Matt Bahr kick)
23 1984-10-28 @ CLE L, 14-16 3 5 pass Ozzie Newsome 5 yard pass from Paul McDonald (Matt Bahr kick)
24 1984-11-04 GNB W, 23-13 2 33 pass Paul Coffman 33 yard pass from Lynn Dickey (Al Del Greco kick)
25 1984-11-04 GNB W, 23-13 3 5 pass Paul Coffman 5 yard pass from Lynn Dickey (Al Del Greco kick)
26 1984-11-11 @ ATL L, 13-17 2 1 rush Gerald Riggs 1 yard rush (Mick Luckhurst kick)
27 1984-11-19 PIT L, 24-27 2 76 punt Louis Lipps 76 yard punt return (Gary Anderson kick)
28 1984-11-19 PIT L, 24-27 2 14 pass John Stallworth 14 yard pass from Mark Malone (Gary Anderson kick)
29 1984-11-19 PIT L, 24-27 4 25 pass Louis Lipps 25 yard pass from Scott Campbell (Gary Anderson kick)
30 1984-11-25 SFO W, 35-3 2 1 rush Roger Craig 1 yard rush (Ray Wersching kick)
31 1984-11-25 SFO W, 35-3 3 19 pass Earl Cooper 19 yard pass from Joe Montana (Ray Wersching kick)
32 1984-11-25 SFO W, 35-3 3 28 pass Freddie Solomon 28 yard pass from Joe Montana (Ray Wersching kick)
33 1984-11-25 SFO W, 35-3 4 53 interception Todd Shell 53 yard interception return (Ray Wersching kick)
34 1984-11-25 SFO W, 35-3 4 1 rush Bill Ring 1 yard rush (Ray Wersching kick)
35 1984-12-02 @ RAM W, 34-21 1 51 interception LeRoy Irvin 51 yard interception return (Mike Lansford kick)
36 1984-12-02 @ RAM W, 34-21 1 7 rush Eric Dickerson 7 yard rush (Mike Lansford kick)
37 1984-12-02 @ RAM W, 34-21 2 16 pass Henry Ellard 16 yard pass from Jeff Kemp (Mike Lansford kick)
38 1984-12-02 @ RAM W, 34-21 4 34 pass Henry Ellard 34 yard pass from Jeff Kemp (Mike Lansford kick)
39 1984-12-09 CIN W, 24-21 3 27 pass James Brooks 27 yard pass from Ken Anderson (Jim Breech kick)
40 1984-12-09 CIN W, 24-21 3 15 pass Stanford Jennings 15 yard pass from Ken Anderson (Jim Breech kick)
41 1984-12-09 CIN W, 24-21 4 1 rush Stanford Jennings 1 yard rush (Jim Breech kick)