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1970 Washington Redskins

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6-8-0, Finished 4th in NFC East Division  · 1970 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 3.0, Offense: 3.6, Defense: -0.6, SoS: 4.2, avg is 0.0.

Scored 297 points (21.2/g), 11th of 26 in the NFL. Allowed 314 points (22.4/g), 21st.
 Differential of -17 points (-1.2/g), 17th.  Expected W-L: 6.5-7.5.

Coach: Bill Austin (6-8-0)

Stadium: Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Sta
 Training Camp: Dickinson College (Carlisle, Pennsylvania)

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 Sonny Jurgensen 36 13 14 202 for 337, 2,354 yards, 23 td, 10 int, & 6 rushes for 39 yards and 1 td Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 43rd pick / 1957
RB Larry Brown*+ 23 1 13 237 rushes for 1,125 yards, 5 td, & 37 catches for 341 yards and 2 td Washington Redskins / 8th / 191st pick / 1969
FB Charlie Harraway 26 4 13 146 rushes for 577 yards, 5 td, & 24 catches for 136 yards and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 14th / 124th pick / 1966
Cleveland Browns / 18th / 273rd pick / 1966
WR Walter Roberts 28 6 12 27 catches for 411 yards, 1 td, & 2 rushes for 15 yards and 0 td
WR Charley Taylor 29 6 10 42 catches for 593 yards, 8 td, & 1 rush for 17 yards and 0 td Washington Redskins / 1st / 3rd pick / 1964
Houston Oilers / 2nd / 9th pick / 1964
TE Jerry Smith 27 5 14 43 catches for 575 yards, 9 td, & 2 rushes for 29 yards and 0 td Washington Redskins / 9th / 118th pick / 1965
Kansas City Chiefs / 18th / 141st pick / 1965
LT Jim Snowden 28 5 14 Washington Redskins / 5th / 59th pick / 1964
Kansas City Chiefs / 15th / 114th pick / 1964
LG Ray Schoenke 29 7 13 Oakland Raiders / 10th / 73rd pick / 1963
Dallas Cowboys / 11th / 146th pick / 1963
C Len Hauss* 28 6 14 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 9th / 115th pick / 1964
RG Paul Laaveg 22 Rook 6 Washington Redskins / 4th / 103rd pick / 1970
RT Walt Rock 29 7 13 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 16th pick / 1963
San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 21st pick / 1963
 Defensive Starters
LDE John Hoffman 27 1 9 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
LDT Floyd Peters 34 11 9 Baltimore Colts / 8th / 93rd pick / 1958
RDT Bill Brundige 22 Rook 14 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 2nd / 43rd pick / 1970
RDE Bruce Anderson 26 4 8 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 6th / 82nd pick / 1966
LLB Harold McLinton 23 1 14 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 6th / 139th pick / 1969
MLB Marlin McKeever 30 9 12 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 4th pick / 1961
San Diego Chargers / 3rd / 23rd pick / 1961
RLB Chris Hanburger 29 5 14 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Washington Redskins / 18th / 245th pick / 1965
LCB Pat Fischer 30 9 14 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered St. Louis Cardinals / 17th / 232nd pick / 1961
RCB Mike Bass 25 3 14 4 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 12th / 314th pick / 1967
SS Brig Owens 27 4 14 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Dallas Cowboys / 7th / 89th pick / 1965
FS Rickie Harris 27 5 12 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
 Special Teams Starters
K Curt Knight 27 1 0 20 of 27 field goals & 33 of 34 extra points
P Mike Bragg 24 2 0 61 punts for a 40.9 average, 1 blocked Washington Redskins / 5th / 117th pick / 1968
PR Rickie Harris 27 5 12 14 punt returns for a 0.7 average and 0 td
KR Ted Vactor 26 1 0 28 kick returns for a 25.0 average and 0 td

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
81 Mack Alston 23 8 0 230 6-2 Md-Eastern Shore 4/27/1947 Rook 0 Washington Redskins / 11th / 277th pick / 1970
83 Bruce Anderson 26 RDE 14 8 250 6-4 Willamette 1/18/1944 4 4 Los Angeles Rams / 6th / 82nd pick / 1966
41 Mike Bass 25 RCB 14 14 190 6-0 Michigan 3/31/1945 3 6 Green Bay Packers / 12th / 314th pick / 1967
71 Frank Bosch 25 ldt 11 5 255 6-4 Colorado 10/24/1945 2 3 Washington Redskins / 17th / 446th pick / 1968
4 Mike Bragg 24 P 14 0 186 5-11 Richmond 9/26/1946 2 2 Washington Redskins / 5th / 117th pick / 1968
43 Larry Brown*+ 23 RB 13 13 195 5-11 Kansas St. 9/19/1947 1 19 Washington Redskins / 8th / 191st pick / 1969
77 Bill Brundige 22 RDT 14 14 270 6-5 Colorado 11/13/1948 Rook 6 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 43rd pick / 1970
26 Bob Brunet 24 6 0 205 6-1 Louisiana Tech 7/29/1946 2 1 Washington Redskins / 7th / 176th pick / 1968
89 Leo Carroll 26 7 7 250 6-7 Tulsa,San Diego St. 2/16/1944 2 3 Atlanta Falcons / 2nd / 31st pick / 1967
51 John Didion 23 10 0 245 6-4 Oregon St. 10/24/1947 1 4 Washington Redskins / 7th / 173rd pick / 1969
32 Henry Dyer 25 rb 12 2 230 6-2 Grambling St. 1/28/1945 4 2 Los Angeles Rams / 4th / 50th pick / 1966
37 Pat Fischer 30 LCB 14 14 170 5-9 Nebraska 1/2/1940 9 5 St. Louis Cardinals / 17th / 232nd pick / 1961
52 Gene Hamlin 24 4 0 245 6-3 West. Michigan 7/26/1946 Rook 3
55 Chris Hanburger 29 RLB 14 14 218 6-2 North Carolina 8/13/1941 5 7 Washington Redskins / 18th / 245th pick / 1965
31 Charlie Harraway 26 FB 13 13 215 6-2 San Jose St. 9/21/1944 4 9 Kansas City Chiefs / 14th / 124th pick / 1966
Cleveland Browns / 18th / 273rd pick / 1966
22 Jim Harris 24 3 0 173 6-0 Houston,Howard Payne 9/18/1946 Rook 2 Washington Redskins / 7th / 178th pick / 1970
46 Rickie Harris 27 FS 14 12 182 5-11 Arizona 5/15/1943 5 5
56 Len Hauss* 28 C 14 14 235 6-2 Georgia 7/11/1942 6 10 Washington Redskins / 9th / 115th pick / 1964
28 Jon Henderson 26 14 4 200 6-0 Colorado St. 12/17/1944 2 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 61st pick / 1968
71 Terry Hermeling 24 5 0 255 6-5 Nevada-Reno 4/25/1946 Rook 3
85 John Hoffman 27 LDE 13 9 260 6-7 USC,Hawaii 8/2/1943 1 5
48 Jon Jaqua 22 db 14 2 190 6-0 Lewis & Clark 9/10/1948 Rook 2
9 Sonny Jurgensen 36 QB 14 14 202 5-11 Duke 8/23/1934 13 15 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 43rd pick / 1957
5 Curt Knight 27 K 14 0 190 6-2 North Texas,Texas,Coast Guard 4/14/1943 1 5
40 Dave Kopay 28 12 1 218 6-0 Washington 6/28/1942 6 1
73 Paul Laaveg 22 RG 11 6 245 6-4 Iowa 10/1/1948 Rook 8 Washington Redskins / 4th / 103rd pick / 1970
24 Bill Malinchak 26 9 0 200 6-1 Indiana 4/2/1944 4 0 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 39th pick / 1966
86 Marlin McKeever 30 MLB 14 12 235 6-1 USC 1/1/1940 9 5 Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 4th pick / 1961
San Diego Chargers / 3rd / 23rd pick / 1961
53 Harold McLinton 23 LLB 14 14 235 6-2 Southern 7/1/1947 1 6 Washington Redskins / 6th / 139th pick / 1969
23 Brig Owens 27 SS 14 14 190 5-11 Cincinnati 2/16/1943 4 6 Dallas Cowboys / 7th / 89th pick / 1965
78 Floyd Peters 34 LDT 10 9 254 6-4 San Francisco St. 5/21/1936 11 4 Baltimore Colts / 8th / 93rd pick / 1958
19 Danny Pierce 22 2 0 216 6-3 Mississippi St.,Memphis 1/17/1948 Rook 0 Washington Redskins / 5th / 121st pick / 1970
65 Vince Promuto 32 g 3 3 245 6-1 Holy Cross 6/8/1938 10 1 Washington Redskins / 4th / 48th pick / 1960
88 Pat Richter 29 te 11 1 229 6-5 Wisconsin 9/9/1941 7 1 Washington Redskins / 1st / 7th pick / 1963
Denver Broncos / 10th / 78th pick / 1963
47 Walter Roberts 28 WR 14 12 163 5-9 San Jose St. 2/15/1942 6 7
76 Walt Rock 29 RT 13 13 255 6-5 Maryland 11/4/1941 7 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 16th pick / 1963
San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 21st pick / 1963
54 Tom Roussel 25 lb 14 1 235 6-3 Southern Miss 1/20/1945 2 1 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 38th pick / 1968
13 Frank Ryan 34 1 0 199 6-3 Rice 7/12/1936 12 0 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 55th pick / 1958
66 Roy Schmidt 28 rg 11 6 248 6-3 Long Beach St. 5/3/1942 3 4 Green Bay Packers / 13th / 178th pick / 1965
62 Ray Schoenke 29 LG 14 13 250 6-4 SMU 9/10/1941 7 7 Oakland Raiders / 10th / 73rd pick / 1963
Dallas Cowboys / 11th / 146th pick / 1963
64 Manny Sistrunk 23 dt 10 3 269 6-5 Ark-Pine Bluff 6/16/1947 Rook 2 Washington Redskins / 5th / 114th pick / 1970
87 Jerry Smith 27 TE 14 14 208 6-3 Arizona St. 7/19/1943 5 10 Washington Redskins / 9th / 118th pick / 1965
Kansas City Chiefs / 18th / 141st pick / 1965
74 Jim Snowden 28 LT 14 14 255 6-3 Notre Dame 1/12/1942 5 8 Washington Redskins / 5th / 59th pick / 1964
Kansas City Chiefs / 15th / 114th pick / 1964
42 Charley Taylor 29 WR 10 10 210 6-3 Arizona St. 9/28/1941 6 10 Washington Redskins / 1st / 3rd pick / 1964
Houston Oilers / 2nd / 9th pick / 1964
67 Rusty Tillman 24 lb 14 2 230 6-2 Arizona,Northern Arizona 2/27/1946 Rook 2
29 Ted Vactor 26 KR 14 0 185 6-0 Nebraska 5/27/1944 1 0
75 Steve Wright 28 t 14 1 250 6-6 Alabama 7/17/1942 6 2 New York Jets / 8th / 59th pick / 1964
Green Bay Packers / 5th / 69th pick / 1964
Team Total 26.5 14 222.7 6-2.2 3.8