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1985 Philadelphia Eagles

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7-9-0, Finished 4th in NFC East Division  · 1985 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -3.4, Offense: -4.8, Defense: 1.3, SoS: -1.9, avg is 0.0.

Scored 286 points (17.9/g), 24th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 310 points (19.4/g), 10th.
 Differential of -24 points (-1.5/g), 19th.  Expected W-L: 7.2-8.8.

Coach: Fred Bruney (1-0-0) and Marion Campbell (6-9-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Ted Marchibroda
 Other Notable Asst.: Tom Coughlin (Wide Receivers)

Stadium: Veterans Stadium
 Training Camp: West Chester University (West Chester, Pennsylvania)

Team Info

Co-Owner Norman Braman
Co-Owner Ed Leibowitz
President/General Manager Harry Gamble
Offensive Scheme Run-and-Shoot
Defensive Alignment 3-4

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing Penalties
PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD Pen Yds 1stPy
Team Stats 286 5216 1050 5.0 40 12 292 290 567 3586 19 28 5.8 188 428 1630 8 3.8 82 98 736 22
Opp. Stats 310 5135 1057 4.9 32 14 307 251 478 2930 18 18 5.5 160 526 2205 17 4.2 122 99 834 25
Lg Rank Offense 24 15 17 5 19 7 8 18 25 14 23 23 27 19
Lg Rank Defense 10 10 25 19 13 5 6 6 19 10 21 21 15 17

Team Games & Schedule

Score Offense Defense
Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 8 boxscore L 0-1 @ New York Giants 0 21 11 168 88 80 1 21 317 125 192 2
2 Sun September 15 boxscore L 0-2 Los Angeles Rams 6 17 16 300 180 120 7 16 334 161 173 2
3 Sun September 22 boxscore W 1-2 @ Washington Redskins 19 6 15 327 152 175 1 15 257 117 140 2
4 Sun September 29 boxscore L OT 1-3 New York Giants 10 16 11 168 54 114 1 21 338 198 140 3
5 Sun October 6 boxscore L 1-4 @ New Orleans Saints 21 23 24 363 256 107 5 12 217 146 71 2
6 Sun October 13 boxscore W 2-4 St. Louis Cardinals 30 7 18 354 243 111 12 268 187 81 2
7 Sun October 20 boxscore W 3-4 Dallas Cowboys 16 14 22 402 347 55 1 22 310 163 147 4
8 Sun October 27 boxscore W 4-4 Buffalo Bills 21 17 16 275 237 38 1 17 339 211 128 2
9 Sun November 3 boxscore L 4-5 @ San Francisco 49ers 13 24 20 427 366 61 5 24 364 227 137 3
10 Sun November 10 boxscore W OT 5-5 Atlanta Falcons 23 17 15 330 235 95 2 20 310 94 216 2
11 Sun November 17 boxscore W 6-5 @ St. Louis Cardinals 24 14 21 283 107 176 1 20 384 147 237
12 Sun November 24 boxscore L 6-6 @ Dallas Cowboys 17 34 20 402 277 125 3 28 377 234 143 1
13 Sun December 1 boxscore L 6-7 Minnesota Vikings 23 28 24 443 306 137 3 13 239 172 67
14 Sun December 8 boxscore L 6-8 Washington Redskins 12 17 14 202 165 37 3 19 310 144 166 1
15 Sun December 15 boxscore L 6-9 @ San Diego Chargers 14 20 22 382 307 75 3 22 417 323 94 3
16 Sun December 22 boxscore W 7-9 @ Minnesota Vikings 37 35 23 390 266 124 3 25 354 281 73 3

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. 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 Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
7 Ron Jaworski 34 QB 16 12 6-6-0 255 484 52.7 3450 17 3.5 20 4.1 99 7.1 6.0 13.5 215.6 70.2 34 289 6.10 5.02 6.6 3 4
12 Randall Cunningham 22 qb 6 4 1-3-0 34 81 42.0 548 1 1.2 8 9.9 69 6.8 2.6 16.1 91.3 29.8 20 150 3.94 0.57 19.8 0 1
36 Herman Hunter 24 KR/rb 16 5 1 2 50.0 38 1 50.0 0 0.0 38 19.0 29.0 38.0 2.4 135.4 1 11 9.00 15.67 33.3
Team Total 25.9 16 7-9-0 290 567 51.1 4036 19 3.4 28 4.9 99 7.1 5.6 13.9 252.3 65.0 55 450 5.77 4.35 8.8 3 5
Opp Total 16 251 478 52.5 3289 18 3.8 18 3.8 6.9 5.94 13.1 205.6 71.4 53 359 5.5 4.7 10.0

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Rushing Receiving
No. 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
41 Earnest Jackson 26 RB 16 10 282 1028 5 59 3.6 64.3 17.6 10 126 12.6 1 25 0.6 7.9 1154 6 3
26 Michael Haddix 24 FB 16 15 67 213 0 12 3.2 13.3 4.2 43 330 7.7 0 17 2.7 20.6 543 0 2
12 Randall Cunningham 22 qb 6 4 29 205 0 37 7.1 34.2 4.8 205 0 3
36 Herman Hunter 24 KR/rb 16 5 27 121 1 74 4.5 7.6 1.7 28 405 14.5 1 43 1.8 25.3 526 2 4
7 Ron Jaworski 34 QB 16 12 17 35 2 31 2.1 2.2 1.1 35 2 5
39 Major Everett 25 15 0 4 13 0 8 3.3 0.9 0.3 4 25 6.3 0 11 0.3 1.7 38 0 2
34 Hubie Oliver 28 1 0 1 3 0 3 3.0 3.0 1.0 1 4 4.0 0 4 1.0 4.0 7 0 0
2 Mike Horan 26 P 16 0 1 12 0 12 12.0 0.8 0.1 12 0 0
82 Mike Quick*+ 26 WR 16 15 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 73 1247 17.1 11 99 4.6 77.9 1247 11 1
88 John Spagnola 28 TE 16 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 64 772 12.1 5 35 4.0 48.3 772 5 1
81 Kenny Jackson 23 WR 16 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 40 692 17.3 1 54 2.5 43.3 692 1 0
85 Ron Johnson 27 8 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 11 186 16.9 0 37 1.4 23.3 186 0 0
86 Gregg Garrity 25 wr 12 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 7 142 20.3 0 34 0.6 11.8 142 0 0
89 Dave Little 24 15 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 7 82 11.7 0 28 0.5 5.5 82 0 0
80 Keith Baker 28 wr 8 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2 25 12.5 0 20 0.3 3.1 25 0 0
Team Total 25.9 16 428 1630 8 74 3.8 101.9 26.8 290 4036 13.9 19 99 18.1 252.3 5666 27 25
Opp Total 16 526 2205 17 4.2 137.8 32.9 251 2930 11.7 18 15.7 183.1 5135 35 27

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
36 Herman Hunter 24 KR/rb 16 5 1 6 0 6 6.0 48 1047 0 51 21.8 1579
21 Evan Cooper 23 PR 16 0 43 364 0 56 8.5 3 32 0 13 10.7 396
20 Andre Waters 23 16 0 1 23 0 23 23.0 4 74 0 23 18.5 97
29 Elbert Foules 24 db 16 3 1 7 0 7 7.0 7
Team Total 25.9 16 45 393 0 56 8.7 56 1160 0 51 20.7 7256
Opp Total 16 41 462 1 11.3 65 1293 0 19.9

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring Punting
No. 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
2 Mike Horan 26 P 16 0 91 3777 75 0 41.5
8 Paul McFadden 24 K 16 0 6 6 11 11 8 6 5 2 30 25 83.3% 29 29 100.0%
Team Total 25.9 16 6 6 11 11 8 6 5 2 30 25 83.3% 29 29 100.0% 91 3777 75 0 41.5
Opp Total 16 29 13 44.8% 38 37 97.4% 92 3919 42.6

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
No. Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
91 Reggie White 24 LDE 13 12 0 0 2 0 0 13.0 100 0
20 Andre Waters 23 16 0 0 1 1 0 0 9 0
98 Greg Brown 28 RDE 16 16 0 0 2 0 0 13.0
48 Wes Hopkins*+ 24 FS 15 15 6 36 1 24 0 0 1 2 42 0 2.0
71 Ken Clarke 29 NT 16 16 0 0 2 0 0 7.0
24 Ray Ellis 26 SS 16 16 4 32 0 18 0 0 0 3 8 0 2.0
7 Ron Jaworski 34 QB 16 12 0 5 2 0 0
36 Herman Hunter 24 KR/rb 16 5 0 4 2 0 0
93 Thomas Strauthers 24 de 16 3 5.5
50 Garry Cobb 28 ROLB 16 16 5.0
21 Evan Cooper 23 PR 16 0 2 13 0 13 0 0 1 1 0 0 1.0
46 Herman Edwards 31 RCB 16 16 3 8 1 3 0 0 0 1 4 0
39 Major Everett 25 15 0 0 2 2 0 0
12 Randall Cunningham 22 qb 6 4 0 3 0 0 0
41 Earnest Jackson 26 RB 16 10 0 3 0 0 0
26 Michael Haddix 24 FB 16 15 0 2 0 0 0
82 Mike Quick*+ 26 WR 16 15 0 1 1 0 0
51 Reggie Wilkes 29 LOLB 16 16 2.0
94 Byron Darby 25 de 10 1 1.5
72 Kevin Allen 22 t 16 4 0 0 1 0 0
92 Smiley Creswell 26 3 0 1.0
65 Mark Dennard 30 C 16 16 0 1 0 -19 0
29 Elbert Foules 24 db 16 3 0 0 1 0 0
52 Rich Kraynak 24 16 0 1 26 0 26 0
89 Dave Little 24 15 0 0 0 1 0 1
66 Ken Reeves 24 LT 15 13 0 0 1 0 0
55 Mike Reichenbach 24 LILB 16 16 1 10 0 10 0
88 John Spagnola 28 TE 16 16 0 1 0 0 0
22 Brenard Wilson 30 db 16 1 0 0 1 2 0
43 Roynell Young 28 LCB 14 13 1 0 0 0 0
Team Total 25.9 16 18 125 2 26 0 0 25 26 37 1 53.0 109 0
Opp Total 16 27 13 55

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
8 Paul McFadden 24 K 16 0 29 29 25 30 104
82 Mike Quick*+ 26 WR 16 15 11 11 66
41 Earnest Jackson 26 RB 16 10 5 1 6 36
88 John Spagnola 28 TE 16 16 5 5 30
36 Herman Hunter 24 KR/rb 16 5 1 1 2 12
7 Ron Jaworski 34 QB 16 12 2 2 12
46 Herman Edwards 31 RCB 16 16 1 1 6
48 Wes Hopkins*+ 24 FS 15 15 1 1 6
81 Kenny Jackson 23 WR 16 16 1 1 6
89 Dave Little 24 15 0 1 1 6
Team Total 25.9 16 8 19 1 2 30 29 29 25 30 1 286
Opp Total 16 17 18 1 1 2 37 38 13 29 310

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type Detail
1 1985-09-22 @ WAS W, 19-6 4 17 pass Earnest Jackson 17 yard pass from Randall Cunningham (Paul McFadden kick)
2 1985-09-29 NYG L, 10-16 4 3 interception Herman Edwards 3 yard interception return (Paul McFadden kick)
3 1985-10-06 @ NOR L, 21-23 2 7 pass John Spagnola 7 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
4 1985-10-06 @ NOR L, 21-23 4 14 pass John Spagnola 14 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
5 1985-10-06 @ NOR L, 21-23 4 20 pass Mike Quick 20 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
6 1985-10-13 STL W, 30-7 2 10 pass John Spagnola 10 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
7 1985-10-13 STL W, 30-7 3 17 pass Mike Quick 17 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
8 1985-10-13 STL W, 30-7 4 32 pass Herman Hunter 32 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
9 1985-10-20 DAL W, 16-14 4 36 pass Kenny Jackson 36 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
10 1985-10-27 BUF W, 21-17 4 3 rush Ron Jaworski 3 yard rush (Paul McFadden kick)
11 1985-10-27 BUF W, 21-17 4 24 interception Wes Hopkins 24 yard interception return (Paul McFadden kick)
12 1985-10-27 BUF W, 21-17 4 32 pass Mike Quick 32 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
13 1985-11-03 @ SFO L, 13-24 3 82 pass Mike Quick 82 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
14 1985-11-10 ATL W, 23-17 2 8 rush Earnest Jackson 8 yard rush (Paul McFadden kick)
15 1985-11-10 ATL W, 23-17 2 1 rush Ron Jaworski 1 yard rush (Paul McFadden kick)
16 1985-11-10 ATL W, 23-17 5 99 pass Mike Quick 99 yard pass from Ron Jaworski
17 1985-11-17 @ STL W, 24-14 1 38 pass Mike Quick 38 yard pass from Herman Hunter (Paul McFadden kick)
18 1985-11-17 @ STL W, 24-14 1 5 pass Mike Quick 5 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
19 1985-11-17 @ STL W, 24-14 4 51 rush Earnest Jackson 51 yard rush (Paul McFadden kick)
20 1985-11-24 @ DAL L, 17-34 1 74 rush Herman Hunter 74 yard rush (Paul McFadden kick)
21 1985-11-24 @ DAL L, 17-34 4 11 pass Mike Quick 11 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
22 1985-12-01 MIN L, 23-28 1 28 pass John Spagnola 28 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
23 1985-12-01 MIN L, 23-28 2 9 pass Mike Quick 9 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
24 1985-12-08 WAS L, 12-17 3 1 rush Earnest Jackson 1 yard rush (Paul McFadden kick)
25 1985-12-15 @ SDG L, 14-20 1 3 pass John Spagnola 3 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
26 1985-12-15 @ SDG L, 14-20 3 0 fumble Dave Little 0 yard fumble return (Paul McFadden kick)
27 1985-12-22 @ MIN W, 37-35 1 10 pass Mike Quick 10 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
28 1985-12-22 @ MIN W, 37-35 2 21 pass Mike Quick 21 yard pass from Ron Jaworski (Paul McFadden kick)
29 1985-12-22 @ MIN W, 37-35 2 2 rush Earnest Jackson 2 yard rush (Paul McFadden kick)
30 1985-12-22 @ MIN W, 37-35 3 5 rush Earnest Jackson 5 yard rush (Paul McFadden kick)

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type Detail
1 1985-09-08 @ NYG L, 0-21 1 23 pass Lionel Manuel 23 yard pass from Phil Simms (Ali Haji-Sheikh kick)
2 1985-09-08 @ NYG L, 0-21 1 11 rush Joe Morris 11 yard rush (Ali Haji-Sheikh kick)
3 1985-09-08 @ NYG L, 0-21 4 8 rush Joe Morris 8 yard rush (Ali Haji-Sheikh kick)
4 1985-09-15 RAM L, 6-17 1 80 punt Henry Ellard 80 yard punt return (Mike Lansford kick)
5 1985-09-15 RAM L, 6-17 4 17 rush Charles White 17 yard rush (Mike Lansford kick)
6 1985-09-29 NYG L, 10-16 3 26 pass Mark Bavaro 26 yard pass from Phil Simms (Jess Atkinson kick)
7 1985-09-29 NYG L, 10-16 5 29 interception Elvis Patterson 29 yard interception return
8 1985-10-06 @ NOR L, 21-23 1 31 pass Eugene Goodlow 31 yard pass from Dave Wilson (Morten Andersen kick)
9 1985-10-06 @ NOR L, 21-23 2 40 interception Johnnie Poe 40 yard interception return (Morten Andersen kick)
10 1985-10-13 STL W, 30-7 4 40 pass Pat Tilley 40 yard pass from Scott Brunner (Neil O'Donoghue kick)
11 1985-10-20 DAL W, 16-14 1 7 pass Tony Dorsett 7 yard pass from Gary Hogeboom (Rafael Septien kick)
12 1985-10-20 DAL W, 16-14 3 10 rush Tony Dorsett 10 yard rush (Rafael Septien kick)
13 1985-10-27 BUF W, 21-17 1 14 rush Andre Reed 14 yard rush (Scott Norwood kick)
14 1985-10-27 BUF W, 21-17 3 7 pass Andre Reed 7 yard pass from Vince Ferragamo (Scott Norwood kick)
15 1985-11-03 @ SFO L, 13-24 1 2 rush Wendell Tyler 2 yard rush (Ray Wersching kick)
16 1985-11-03 @ SFO L, 13-24 2 14 pass Jerry Rice 14 yard pass from Matt Cavanaugh (Ray Wersching kick)
17 1985-11-03 @ SFO L, 13-24 3 3 rush Wendell Tyler 3 yard rush (Ray Wersching kick)
18 1985-11-10 ATL W, 23-17 4 18 pass Joe Washington 18 yard pass from David Archer (Mick Luckhurst kick)
19 1985-11-10 ATL W, 23-17 4 1 rush Gerald Riggs 1 yard rush (Mick Luckhurst kick)
20 1985-11-17 @ STL W, 24-14 2 3 rush Stump Mitchell 3 yard rush (Novo Bojovic kick)
21 1985-11-17 @ STL W, 24-14 2 1 rush Stump Mitchell 1 yard rush (Novo Bojovic kick)
22 1985-11-24 @ DAL L, 17-34 1 2 rush Tony Dorsett 2 yard rush (Rafael Septien kick)
23 1985-11-24 @ DAL L, 17-34 2 2 pass Doug Cosbie 2 yard pass from Danny White (Rafael Septien kick)
24 1985-11-24 @ DAL L, 17-34 2 23 pass Doug Cosbie 23 yard pass from Danny White (Rafael Septien kick)
25 1985-11-24 @ DAL L, 17-34 4 19 pass Mike Renfro 19 yard pass from Danny White
26 1985-11-24 @ DAL L, 17-34 4 10 rush Tony Dorsett 10 yard rush (Rafael Septien kick)
27 1985-12-01 MIN L, 23-28 4 7 pass Allen Rice 7 yard pass from Wade Wilson (Jan Stenerud kick)
28 1985-12-01 MIN L, 23-28 4 65 fumble Willie Teal 65 yard fumble return (Jan Stenerud kick)
29 1985-12-01 MIN L, 23-28 4 36 pass Anthony Carter 36 yard pass from Wade Wilson (Jan Stenerud kick)
30 1985-12-01 MIN L, 23-28 4 42 pass Anthony Carter 42 yard pass from Wade Wilson (Jan Stenerud kick)
31 1985-12-08 WAS L, 12-17 3 28 rush George Rogers 28 yard rush (Mark Moseley kick)
32 1985-12-08 WAS L, 12-17 4 5 pass Gary Clark 5 yard pass from Jay Schroeder (Mark Moseley kick)
33 1985-12-15 @ SDG L, 14-20 3 6 rush Tim Spencer 6 yard rush (Bob Thomas kick)
34 1985-12-15 @ SDG L, 14-20 3 23 pass Charlie Joiner 23 yard pass from Mark Herrmann (Bob Thomas kick)
35 1985-12-22 @ MIN W, 37-35 1 4 rush Alfred Anderson 4 yard rush (Jan Stenerud kick)
36 1985-12-22 @ MIN W, 37-35 2 2 pass Ted Brown 2 yard pass from Tommy Kramer (Jan Stenerud kick)
37 1985-12-22 @ MIN W, 37-35 3 25 pass Darrin Nelson 25 yard pass from Tommy Kramer (Jan Stenerud kick)
38 1985-12-22 @ MIN W, 37-35 3 8 rush Darrin Nelson 8 yard rush (Jan Stenerud kick)
39 1985-12-22 @ MIN W, 37-35 3 1 rush Ted Brown 1 yard rush (Jan Stenerud kick)