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1987 Philadelphia Eagles

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7-8-0, NFC East Division  · 1987 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -2.0, Offense: 1.3, Defense: -3.3, SoS: 1.0, avg is 0.0.

Scored 337 points (22.5/g), 12th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 380 points (25.3/g), 25th.
 Differential of -43 points (-2.9/g), 20th.  Expected W-L: 6.4-8.6.

Coach: Buddy Ryan (7-8-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Ted Plumb
 Defensive Coordinator: Wade Phillips
 Other Notable Asst.: Jeff Fisher (Defensive Backs)

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

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Randall Cunningham 24 2 12 223 for 406, 2,786 yards, 23 td, 12 int, & 76 rushes for 505 yards and 3 td Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 37th pick / 1985
RB Keith Byars 24 1 8 116 rushes for 426 yards, 3 td, & 21 catches for 177 yards and 1 td Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 10th pick / 1986
FB Anthony Toney 25 1 11 127 rushes for 473 yards, 5 td, & 39 catches for 341 yards and 1 td Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 37th pick / 1986
WR Kenny Jackson 25 3 12 21 catches for 471 yards, 3 td, & 6 rushes for 27 yards and 0 td Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 4th pick / 1984
WR Mike Quick* 28 5 12 46 catches for 790 yards, 11 td Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 20th pick / 1982
TE John Spagnola 30 8 12 36 catches for 350 yards, 2 td New England Patriots / 9th / 245th pick / 1979
LT Matt Darwin 24 1 12 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 106th pick / 1986
LG Adam Schreiber 25 3 12 Seattle Seahawks / 9th / 243rd pick / 1984
C Gerry Feehery 27 4 12
RG Ron Baker 33 9 10 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 10th / 277th pick / 1977
RT Joe Conwell 26 1 12 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 51st pick / 1984 Supp
 Defensive Starters
LDE Reggie White*+ 26 2 12 21.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 4th pick / 1984 Supp
LDT Ken Clarke 31 9 10 1.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
RDT Jerome Brown 22 Rook 8 4.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 9th pick / 1987
RDE Clyde Simmons 23 1 12 6.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 9th / 233rd pick / 1986
LLB Seth Joyner 23 1 12 4.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 208th pick / 1986
MLB Mike Reichenbach 26 3 9 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
RLB Garry Cobb 30 8 7 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Dallas Cowboys / 9th / 247th pick / 1979
LCB Roynell Young 30 7 11 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 23rd pick / 1980
RCB Elbert Foules 26 4 8 0.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
SS Andre Waters 25 3 12 0.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
FS Terry Hoage 25 3 11 1.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 68th pick / 1984
 Special Teams Starters
K Paul McFadden 26 3 0 16 of 26 field goals & 36 of 36 extra points Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 312th pick / 1984
P John Teltschik 23 1 0 82 punts for a 38.2 average, 1 blocked Chicago Bears / 9th / 249th pick / 1986
PR Bobby Morse 22 Rook 0 20 punt returns for a 6.0 average and 0 td Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 316th pick / 1987
KR Bobby Morse 22 Rook 0 24 kick returns for a 16.1 average and 0 td Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 316th pick / 1987

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
72 David Alexander 23 12 0 275 6-3 Tulsa 7/28/1964 Rook 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 5th / 121st pick / 1987
58 Ty Allert 24 7 0 233 6-2 Texas 7/23/1963 1 0 San Diego Chargers / 4th / 95th pick / 1986
69 Jim Angelo 24 1 0 275 6-3 Indiana (PA) 8/23/1963 Rook 0
97 Jim Auer 25 1 0 275 6-7 Georgia 1/4/1962 Rook 0
96 Marvin Ayers 24 de 2 1 265 6-5 SMU,Grambling St. 9/12/1963 Rook 0
87 Eric Bailey 24 te 3 3 240 6-5 Kansas St. 5/12/1963 Rook 1
63 Ron Baker 33 RG 10 10 260 6-4 Oklahoma St. 11/19/1954 9 5 Baltimore Colts / 10th / 277th pick / 1977
52 Matt Battaglia 22 lb 3 2 225 6-2 Louisville 9/25/1965 Rook 1
39 Vic Bellamy 24 db 3 3 195 6-1 Syracuse 6/2/1963 Rook 1
85 Jesse Bendross 25 3 0 196 6-0 Alabama 7/19/1962 3 0 San Diego Chargers / 7th / 174th pick / 1984
65 Gary Bolden 25 2 0 275 6-1 SW Oklahoma St. 2/13/1962 Rook 0
83 Kevin Bowman 25 wr 3 3 205 6-3 Colorado,San Jose St. 2/23/1962 Rook 1
59 Carlos Bradley 27 lb 3 1 224 6-0 Wake Forest 4/27/1960 6 1 San Diego Chargers / 11th / 300th pick / 1981
23 Cedrick Brown 23 12 0 178 5-10 Washington St. 9/6/1964 Rook 1
56 Dave Brown 23 1 0 215 6-2 Miami (OH) 1/17/1964 Rook 0
99 Jerome Brown 22 RDT 12 8 292 6-2 Miami (FL) 2/4/1965 Rook 5 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 9th pick / 1987
24 Reggie Brown 27 rb 3 3 211 5-11 Oregon 3/12/1960 5 1 Atlanta Falcons / 4th / 95th pick / 1982
41 Keith Byars 24 RB 10 8 245 6-1 Ohio St. 10/14/1963 1 4 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 10th pick / 1986
80 Cris Carter 22 9 0 202 6-3 Ohio St. 11/25/1965 Rook 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 3rd pick / 1987 Supp
49 Thomas Caterbone 23 2 0 175 5-8 Franklin & Marshall 6/29/1964 Rook 0
6 Matt Cavanaugh 31 3 0 212 6-2 Pittsburgh 10/27/1956 8 0 New England Patriots / 2nd / 50th pick / 1978
71 Ken Clarke 31 LDT 11 10 268 6-2 Syracuse 8/28/1956 9 4
27 Topper Clemons 24 3 0 205 5-11 Wake Forest 9/16/1963 Rook 0 Dallas Cowboys / 8th / 212th pick / 1986
50 Garry Cobb 30 RLB 12 7 227 6-2 USC 3/16/1957 8 4 Dallas Cowboys / 9th / 247th pick / 1979
91 Ray Conlin 25 dt 1 1 258 6-2 Ohio St. 6/7/1962 Rook 0
79 Joe Conwell 26 RT 12 12 280 6-5 North Carolina 2/24/1961 1 6 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 51st pick / 1984 Supp
21 Evan Cooper 25 db 12 1 185 5-11 Michigan 6/25/1962 3 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 88th pick / 1984
45 Charles Crawford 23 2 0 235 6-2 Oklahoma St. 3/8/1964 1 0 Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 1st pick / 1986 Supp
91 George Cumby 31 1 0 220 6-0 Oklahoma 7/5/1956 7 0 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 26th pick / 1980
12 Randall Cunningham 24 QB 12 12 212 6-4 UNLV 3/27/1963 2 11 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 37th pick / 1985
78 Matt Darwin 24 LT 12 12 268 6-4 Texas A&M 3/11/1963 1 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 106th pick / 1986
93 Jon Dumbauld 24 6 0 259 6-4 Kentucky 2/14/1963 1 0 New Orleans Saints / 10th / 253rd pick / 1986
56 Byron Evans 23 lb 12 3 235 6-2 Arizona 2/23/1964 Rook 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 93rd pick / 1987
84 Ron Fazio 25 1 0 242 6-4 Maryland 6/5/1962 Rook 0
67 Gerry Feehery 27 C 12 12 268 6-2 Syracuse 3/9/1960 4 6
29 Elbert Foules 26 RCB 9 8 185 5-11 Alcorn St. 7/4/1961 4 4
33 William Frizzell 25 rcb 12 5 203 6-3 North Carolina Central 9/8/1962 3 3 Detroit Lions / 10th / 259th pick / 1984
86 Gregg Garrity 27 12 0 171 5-10 Penn St. 11/24/1960 4 2 Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 140th pick / 1983
38 Russell Gary 28 12 0 195 5-11 Nebraska 7/31/1959 6 1 New Orleans Saints / 2nd / 29th pick / 1981
46 Chris Gerhard 23 3 0 185 5-10 East Stroudsburg 7/6/1964 Rook 0
83 Jimmie Giles 33 8 0 239 6-3 Alcorn St. 11/8/1954 10 1 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 70th pick / 1977
90 Mike Golic 25 6 0 274 6-5 Notre Dame 12/12/1962 1 0 Houston Oilers / 10th / 255th pick / 1985
51 Chuck Gorecki 23 3 1 237 6-4 Boston Col. 4/7/1964 Rook 0
81 Otis Grant 26 wr 3 3 197 6-3 Michigan St. 8/13/1961 4 2 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 134th pick / 1983
45 Jeff Griffin 29 db 2 2 185 6-0 Utah 7/19/1958 6 1 St. Louis Cardinals / 3rd / 61st pick / 1981
98 Elois Grooms 34 de 3 3 249 6-4 Tennessee Tech 5/20/1953 12 1 New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1975
26 Michael Haddix 26 rb 12 4 225 6-2 Mississippi St. 12/27/1961 4 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 8th pick / 1983
99 Skip Hamilton 28 1 0 265 6-2 North Carolina St.,Southern 5/14/1959 Rook 0
28 Greg Harding 27 1 0 197 6-2 Nicholls St. 7/31/1960 3 0
34 Terry Hoage 25 FS 11 11 201 6-2 Georgia 4/11/1962 3 5 New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 68th pick / 1984
14 Marty Horn 24 1 0 205 6-2 Lehigh 3/27/1963 Rook 0
81 Kenny Jackson 25 WR 12 12 180 6-0 Penn St. 2/15/1962 3 4 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 4th pick / 1984
4 Dave Jacobs 30 3 0 151 5-7 Syracuse 7/15/1957 8 0 Denver Broncos / 12th / 325th pick / 1979
42 Angelo James 25 db 3 3 180 6-0 Sacramento St. 6/13/1962 Rook 1
53 Dwayne Jiles 26 rlb 9 5 242 6-4 Texas Tech 11/23/1961 2 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 5th / 121st pick / 1985
54 Alonzo Johnson 24 3 0 222 6-3 Florida 4/4/1963 1 0 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 48th pick / 1986
30 Chris Johnson 27 2 0 225 6-4 Millersville 12/3/1960 Rook 0
85 Ron Johnson 29 3 0 190 6-3 Long Beach St. 9/21/1958 2 0 Seattle Seahawks / 7th / 170th pick / 1981
59 Seth Joyner 23 LLB 12 12 241 6-2 Texas-El Paso 11/18/1964 1 7 Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 208th pick / 1986
54 Kelly Kirchbaum 30 3 0 240 6-2 Kentucky 6/14/1957 7 0 New York Jets / 5th / 123rd pick / 1979
97 John Klingel 24 5 0 267 6-3 East. Kentucky 12/21/1963 Rook 1
35 Mike Kullman 25 db 3 1 185 6-1 Kutztown Pennsylvania 1/22/1962 Rook 1
65 Bob Landsee 23 c 2 1 273 6-4 Wisconsin 3/21/1964 1 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 6th / 149th pick / 1986
22 Robert Lavette 24 1 0 190 5-11 Georgia Tech 9/8/1963 2 0 Dallas Cowboys / 4th / 103rd pick / 1985
58 Byron Lee 23 lb 3 3 230 6-2 Ohio St. 9/8/1964 1 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 176th pick / 1986
75 Scott Leggett 25 g 2 2 285 6-3 Oklahoma,Central Oklahoma 9/2/1962 Rook 1
99 Greg Liter 24 1 0 275 6-6 Iowa St. 12/31/1963 Rook 0
89 Dave Little 26 12 0 233 6-2 Middle Tenn. St. 4/18/1961 3 0
61 Matt Long 26 c 3 3 270 6-3 San Diego St. 3/16/1961 Rook 1
84 Mike McCloskey 26 1 0 244 6-5 Penn St. 2/2/1961 4 0 Houston Oilers / 4th / 88th pick / 1983
8 Paul McFadden 26 K 12 0 163 5-11 Youngstown St. 9/24/1961 3 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 312th pick / 1984
94 Dan McMillen 23 1 1 240 6-4 Colorado 2/23/1964 Rook 0 Philadelphia Eagles / 5th / 128th pick / 1986
19 Guido Merkens 32 wr 3 0 200 6-1 Sam Houston St. 8/14/1955 9 0
90 Randall Mitchell 24 nt 3 3 275 6-1 Tenn-Chattanooga 9/19/1963 Rook 1
74 Tim Mooney 25 2 0 265 6-2 Anderson (IN),West. Kentucky 1/25/1962 Rook 0
36 Bobby Morse 22 KR 11 0 207 5-10 Michigan St. 10/3/1965 Rook 0 Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 316th pick / 1987
78 Mike Nease 26 g 2 1 272 6-3 Tenn-Chattanooga 10/30/1961 Rook 1
64 Mike Perrino 23 t 3 3 285 6-5 Notre Dame 3/2/1964 Rook 2 San Diego Chargers / 8th / 209th pick / 1986
93 Ray Phillips 23 lb 3 2 243 6-3 North Carolina St. 7/24/1964 1 1 Denver Broncos / 7th / 188th pick / 1986
74 Mike Pitts 27 rdt 12 6 277 6-5 Alabama 9/25/1960 4 4 Atlanta Falcons / 1st / 16th pick / 1983
82 Mike Quick* 28 WR 12 12 190 6-2 North Carolina St. 5/14/1959 5 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 20th pick / 1982
66 Ken Reeves 26 10 0 270 6-5 Texas A&M 10/4/1961 2 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 6th / 156th pick / 1985
55 Mike Reichenbach 26 MLB 11 9 235 6-2 East Stroudsburg 9/14/1961 3 4
24 Alan Reid 27 1 0 190 5-8 TCU,Minnesota 9/6/1960 Rook 0
89 Jay Repko 29 3 0 240 6-3 Ursinus,Pennsylvania 6/12/1958 Rook 0
22 Jacque Robinson 24 fb 3 3 215 5-11 Washington 3/5/1963 Rook 1 Buffalo Bills / 8th / 197th pick / 1985
41 Alvin Ross 24 2 0 235 5-11 Oklahoma,Central Oklahoma 5/3/1963 Rook 1
5 Mark Royals 22 1 0 225 6-5 Chowan,Appalachian St. 6/22/1965 Rook 0
73 Paul Ryczek 35 3 0 230 6-2 Virginia 6/25/1952 13 0 Atlanta Falcons / 10th / 252nd pick / 1974
76 Adam Schreiber 25 LG 12 12 290 6-4 Texas 2/20/1962 3 6 Seattle Seahawks / 9th / 243rd pick / 1984
95 Jody Schulz 27 7 0 235 6-3 Chowan,East Carolina 8/17/1960 4 0 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 46th pick / 1983
86 Mike Siano 24 3 0 220 6-4 Syracuse 11/29/1963 Rook 1
96 Clyde Simmons 23 RDE 12 12 292 6-5 West. Carolina 8/4/1964 1 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 9th / 233rd pick / 1986
68 Reggie Singletary 23 12 0 279 6-3 North Carolina St. 1/17/1964 1 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 315th pick / 1986
53 Fred Smalls 24 lb 3 3 225 6-3 West Virginia 1/7/1963 Rook 1 San Diego Chargers / 7th / 182nd pick / 1986
88 John Spagnola 30 TE 12 12 240 6-4 Yale 8/1/1957 8 3 New England Patriots / 9th / 245th pick / 1979
61 Ben Tamburello 23 g 2 1 278 6-3 Auburn 9/9/1964 Rook 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 65th pick / 1987
37 Junior Tautalatasi 25 rb 12 1 207 5-10 Washington St. 3/24/1962 1 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 10th / 261st pick / 1986
10 John Teltschik 23 P 12 0 212 6-2 Texas 3/8/1964 1 1 Chicago Bears / 9th / 249th pick / 1986
11 Scott Tinsley 28 qb 3 3 195 6-2 USC 11/14/1959 Rook 2
25 Anthony Toney 25 FB 11 11 227 6-0 Texas A&M 9/23/1962 1 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 37th pick / 1986
23 Willie Turral 23 1 0 190 5-10 New Mexico 2/1/1964 Rook 0
32 Mike Ulmer 33 1 0 196 6-0 Doane 12/28/1954 7 0
68 Pete Walters 28 g 3 3 265 6-2 West. Kentucky 3/17/1959 Rook 1
20 Andre Waters 25 SS 12 12 200 5-11 Cheyney 3/10/1962 3 6
72 Jeff Wenzel 24 t 3 3 270 6-7 Tulane 10/21/1963 Rook 2
31 Troy West 26 db 3 3 205 6-1 USC 8/26/1961 Rook 1 Los Angeles Rams / 8th / 200th pick / 1983
92 Reggie White*+ 26 LDE 12 12 291 6-5 Tennessee 12/19/1961 2 15 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 4th pick / 1984 Supp
22 Brenard Wilson 32 1 0 178 6-0 Vanderbilt 8/15/1955 8 0
43 Roynell Young 30 LCB 11 11 181 6-1 Alcorn St. 12/1/1957 7 5 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 23rd pick / 1980
Team Total 25.8 15 230.0 6-2.0 2.3