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1985 Houston Oilers

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5-11-0, Finished 4th in AFC Central Division  · 1985 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -8.9, Offense: -4.9, Defense: -4.0, SoS: -0.9, avg is 0.0.

Scored 284 points (17.8/g), 25th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 412 points (25.8/g), 23rd.
 Differential of -128 points (-8.0/g), 24th.  Expected W-L: 4.7-11.3.

Coach: Jerry Glanville (0-2-0) and Hugh Campbell (5-9-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Joe Faragalli
 Defensive Coordinator: Jerry Glanville

Stadium: Houston Astrodome
 Training Camp: Angelo State (San Angelo, Texas)

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 Warren Moon 29 1 14 200 for 377, 2,709 yards, 15 td, 19 int, & 39 rushes for 130 yards and 0 td
RB Butch Woolfolk 25 3 14 103 rushes for 392 yards, 1 td, & 80 catches for 814 yards and 4 td New York Giants / 1st / 18th pick / 1982
FB Larry Moriarty 27 2 12 106 rushes for 381 yards, 3 td, & 17 catches for 112 yards and 0 td Houston Oilers / 5th / 114th pick / 1983
WR Drew Hill 29 6 16 64 catches for 1,169 yards, 9 td Los Angeles Rams / 12th / 328th pick / 1979
WR Tim Smith 28 5 16 46 catches for 660 yards, 2 td Houston Oilers / 3rd / 79th pick / 1980
TE Jamie Williams 25 2 16 39 catches for 444 yards, 1 td New York Giants / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1983
LT Harvey Salem 24 2 13 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 30th pick / 1983
LG Mike Munchak* 25 3 16 2 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 1st / 8th pick / 1982
C Jim Romano 26 3 16 Los Angeles Raiders / 2nd / 37th pick / 1982
RG John Schuhmacher 30 7 16 Houston Oilers / 12th / 322nd pick / 1978
RT Bruce Matthews 24 2 16 3 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 1st / 9th pick / 1983
 Defensive Starters
LDE Ray Childress 23 Rook 16 3.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Houston Oilers / 1st / 3rd pick / 1985
NT Mike Stensrud 29 6 16 5.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Houston Oilers / 2nd / 31st pick / 1979
RDE Jesse Baker 28 6 16 5.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 2nd / 50th pick / 1979
LOLB Robert Lyles 24 1 16 Houston Oilers / 5th / 114th pick / 1984
LILB Avon Riley 27 4 15 2.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Houston Oilers / 9th / 243rd pick / 1981
RILB Robert Abraham 25 3 15 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 4 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 3rd / 77th pick / 1982
ROLB Frank Bush 22 Rook 11 3.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 5th / 133rd pick / 1985
LCB Steve Brown 25 2 14 1.0 sacks, 5 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Houston Oilers / 3rd / 83rd pick / 1983
RCB Patrick Allen 24 1 16 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 4th / 100th pick / 1984
SS Keith Bostic 24 2 16 5.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Houston Oilers / 2nd / 42nd pick / 1983
FS Bo Eason 24 1 16 2.5 sacks, 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 2nd / 54th pick / 1984
 Special Teams Starters
K Tony Zendejas 25 Rook 0 21 of 27 field goals & 29 of 31 extra points Washington Redskins / 1st / 27th pick / 1984 Supp
P Lee Johnson 24 Rook 0 83 punts for a 41.7 average, 0 blocked Houston Oilers / 5th / 138th pick / 1985
PR Willie Drewrey 22 Rook 0 24 punt returns for a 9.0 average and 0 td Houston Oilers / 11th / 281st pick / 1985
KR Willie Drewrey 22 Rook 0 26 kick returns for a 24.7 average and 0 td Houston Oilers / 11th / 281st pick / 1985

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
56 Robert Abraham 25 RILB 16 15 228 6-1 North Carolina St. 7/13/1960 3 6 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 77th pick / 1982
86 Mike Akiu 23 9 0 182 5-9 Washington St.,Hawaii 2/12/1962 Rook 0 Houston Oilers / 7th / 170th pick / 1985
29 Patrick Allen 24 RCB 16 16 180 5-10 Utah St. 8/26/1961 1 5 Houston Oilers / 4th / 100th pick / 1984
75 Jesse Baker 28 RDE 16 16 269 6-5 Jacksonville St. 7/10/1957 6 6 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 50th pick / 1979
25 Keith Bostic 24 SS 16 16 216 6-1 Michigan 1/17/1961 2 6 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 42nd pick / 1983
92 Tom Briehl 23 16 0 247 6-3 Stanford 9/8/1962 Rook 1 Houston Oilers / 4th / 87th pick / 1985
24 Steve Brown 25 LCB 15 14 189 5-11 Oregon 3/20/1960 2 6 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 83rd pick / 1983
81 Steve Bryant 26 4 0 195 6-2 Purdue 10/10/1959 3 0 Houston Oilers / 4th / 94th pick / 1982
94 Frank Bush 22 ROLB 16 11 218 6-1 North Carolina St. 1/10/1963 Rook 5 Houston Oilers / 5th / 133rd pick / 1985
71 Richard Byrd 23 15 0 264 6-3 Southern Miss 3/20/1962 Rook 1 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 36th pick / 1985
79 Ray Childress 23 LDE 16 16 272 6-6 Texas A&M 10/20/1962 Rook 6 Houston Oilers / 1st / 3rd pick / 1985
31 Jeff Donaldson 23 16 0 192 6-0 Colorado 4/19/1962 1 1 Houston Oilers / 9th / 226th pick / 1984
88 Chris Dressel 24 16 0 238 6-4 Stanford 2/7/1961 2 0 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 69th pick / 1983
82 Willie Drewrey 22 KR 14 0 184 5-7 West Virginia 4/28/1963 Rook 0 Houston Oilers / 11th / 281st pick / 1985
21 Bo Eason 24 FS 16 16 200 6-2 California-Davis 3/10/1961 1 6 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 54th pick / 1984
32 Stan Edwards 25 15 0 208 6-0 Michigan 5/20/1960 3 1 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 72nd pick / 1982
59 John Grimsley 23 lb 15 1 235 6-2 Kentucky 2/25/1962 1 1 Houston Oilers / 6th / 141st pick / 1984
85 Drew Hill 29 WR 16 16 170 5-9 Georgia Tech 10/5/1956 6 10 Los Angeles Rams / 12th / 328th pick / 1979
84 Mike Holston 27 3 0 189 6-3 Morgan St. 1/8/1958 4 0 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 79th pick / 1981
66 Pat Howell 28 2 0 257 6-5 USC 3/12/1957 6 0 Atlanta Falcons / 2nd / 49th pick / 1979
11 Lee Johnson 24 P 16 0 200 6-2 BYU 11/27/1961 Rook 2 Houston Oilers / 5th / 138th pick / 1985
23 Richard Johnson 22 db 16 2 195 6-1 Wisconsin 9/16/1963 Rook 2 Houston Oilers / 1st / 11th pick / 1985
58 Mike Kelley 23 16 0 273 6-5 Notre Dame 2/27/1962 Rook 1 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 82nd pick / 1985
37 Rod Kush 29 16 0 188 6-0 Nebraska-Omaha 12/29/1956 5 1 Buffalo Bills / 5th / 114th pick / 1979
10 Oliver Luck 25 qb 5 2 196 6-2 West Virginia 4/5/1960 2 2 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 44th pick / 1982
28 Allen Lyday 25 13 0 190 5-10 Texas Southern,Nebraska 9/16/1960 1 1
93 Robert Lyles 24 LOLB 16 16 226 6-1 TCU 3/21/1961 1 6 Houston Oilers / 5th / 114th pick / 1984
74 Bruce Matthews 24 RT 16 16 305 6-5 USC 8/8/1961 2 7 Houston Oilers / 1st / 9th pick / 1983
89 Mike McCloskey 24 16 0 244 6-5 Penn St. 2/2/1961 2 0 Houston Oilers / 4th / 88th pick / 1983
26 Audray McMillian 23 16 0 190 5-11 Houston 8/13/1962 Rook 1 New England Patriots / 3rd / 84th pick / 1985
91 Johnny Meads 24 rolb 5 5 231 6-2 Nicholls St. 6/25/1961 1 2 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 58th pick / 1984
1 Warren Moon 29 QB 14 14 218 6-3 Washington 11/18/1956 1 8
76 Eric Moran 25 t 15 3 285 6-5 Washington 6/10/1960 1 2 Dallas Cowboys / 10th / 273rd pick / 1983
30 Larry Moriarty 27 FB 15 12 240 6-1 Notre Dame 4/24/1958 2 3 Houston Oilers / 5th / 114th pick / 1983
16 Mike Moroski 28 5 0 200 6-4 California-Davis 9/4/1957 6 1 Atlanta Falcons / 6th / 154th pick / 1979
63 Mike Munchak* 25 LG 16 16 281 6-3 Penn St. 3/5/1960 3 11 Houston Oilers / 1st / 8th pick / 1982
53 Avon Riley 27 LILB 15 15 230 6-3 UCLA 2/10/1958 4 6 Houston Oilers / 9th / 243rd pick / 1981
55 Jim Romano 26 C 16 16 260 6-3 Penn St. 9/7/1959 3 7 Los Angeles Raiders / 2nd / 37th pick / 1982
33 Mike Rozier 24 fb 14 6 209 5-10 Nebraska 3/1/1961 Rook 4 Houston Oilers / 1st / 2nd pick / 1984 Supp
73 Harvey Salem 24 LT 14 13 283 6-6 California 1/15/1961 2 6 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 30th pick / 1983
62 John Schuhmacher 30 RG 16 16 271 6-3 USC 9/23/1955 7 7 Houston Oilers / 12th / 322nd pick / 1978
99 Doug Smith 25 nt 11 1 294 6-4 Auburn 6/13/1960 Rook 1 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 29th pick / 1984
83 Tim Smith 28 WR 16 16 201 6-2 Nebraska 3/20/1957 5 5 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 79th pick / 1980
72 Brian Sochia 24 16 0 270 6-3 NW Oklahoma St. 7/2/1961 2 1
67 Mike Stensrud 29 NT 16 16 280 6-5 Iowa St. 2/19/1956 6 7 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 31st pick / 1979
80 Steve Tasker 23 7 0 185 5-9 Northwestern 4/10/1962 Rook 0 Houston Oilers / 9th / 226th pick / 1985
84 Herkie Walls 24 6 0 159 5-8 Texas 7/18/1961 2 0 Houston Oilers / 7th / 170th pick / 1983
87 Jamie Williams 25 TE 16 16 240 6-4 Nebraska 2/25/1960 2 4 New York Giants / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1983
40 Butch Woolfolk 25 RB 16 14 210 6-1 Michigan 3/1/1960 3 9 New York Giants / 1st / 18th pick / 1982
7 Tony Zendejas 25 K 14 0 165 5-8 Nevada-Reno 5/15/1960 Rook 4 Washington Redskins / 1st / 27th pick / 1984 Supp
Team Total 25.0 16 225.0 6-1.6 2.1