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1976 Washington Redskins

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10-4-0, Finished 2nd in NFC East Division  · 1976 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 3.0, Offense: 1.2, Defense: 1.8, SoS: -2.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 291 points (20.8/g), 11th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 217 points (15.5/g), 9th.
 Differential of 74 points (5.3/g), 11th.  Expected W-L: 9.3-4.7.

Coach: George Allen (10-4-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: LaVern Torgeson

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

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Billy Kilmer 37 15 9 108 for 206, 1,252 yards, 12 td, 10 int, & 13 rushes for -7 yards and 0 td San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 11th pick / 1961
San Diego Chargers / 5th / 39th pick / 1961
RB Mike Thomas* 23 1 12 254 rushes for 1,101 yards, 5 td, & 28 catches for 290 yards and 4 td Washington Redskins / 5th / 108th pick / 1975
FB John Riggins 27 5 14 162 rushes for 572 yards, 3 td, & 21 catches for 172 yards and 1 td New York Jets / 1st / 6th pick / 1971
WR Frank Grant 26 3 14 50 catches for 818 yards, 5 td, & 1 rush for -9 yards and 0 td Washington Redskins / 13th / 332nd pick / 1972
WR Roy Jefferson 33 11 14 27 catches for 364 yards, 2 td San Diego Chargers / 2nd / 14th pick / 1965
Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 18th pick / 1965
TE Jean Fugett 25 4 12 27 catches for 334 yards, 6 td, & 2 rushes for 0 yards and 0 td Dallas Cowboys / 13th / 338th pick / 1972
LT Tim Stokes 26 2 14 1 fumble recovered Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 60th pick / 1973
LG Ron Saul 28 6 11 Houston Oilers / 5th / 110th pick / 1970
C Len Hauss 34 12 14 Washington Redskins / 9th / 115th pick / 1964
RG Terry Hermeling 30 6 12
RT George Starke 28 3 14 Washington Redskins / 11th / 272nd pick / 1971
 Defensive Starters
LDE Ron McDole 37 15 14 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Denver Broncos / 4th / 25th pick / 1961
St. Louis Cardinals / 4th / 50th pick / 1961
LDT Dave Butz 26 3 10 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered St. Louis Cardinals / 1st / 5th pick / 1973
RDT Diron Talbert 32 9 14 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 66th pick / 1966
RDE Dennis Johnson 25 2 12 1 interception, 3 fumbles recovered Washington Redskins / 13th / 337th pick / 1973
LLB Brad Dusek 26 2 14 1 interception, 3 fumbles recovered New England Patriots / 3rd / 56th pick / 1973
MLB Harold McLinton 29 7 14 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Washington Redskins / 6th / 139th pick / 1969
RLB Chris Hanburger* 35 11 14 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Washington Redskins / 18th / 245th pick / 1965
LCB Pat Fischer 36 15 14 5 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered St. Louis Cardinals / 17th / 232nd pick / 1961
RCB Joe Lavender 27 3 14 8 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 288th pick / 1973
SS Ken Houston* 32 9 14 4 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Houston Oilers / 9th / 214th pick / 1967
FS Jake Scott 31 6 12 4 interceptions, 5 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 7th / 159th pick / 1970
 Special Teams Starters
K Mark Moseley 28 6 0 22 of 34 field goals & 31 of 32 extra points Philadelphia Eagles / 14th / 346th pick / 1970
P Mike Bragg 30 8 0 90 punts for a 38.9 average, 0 blocked Washington Redskins / 5th / 117th pick / 1968
PR Eddie Brown* 24 2 0 48 punt returns for a 13.5 average and 1 td Cleveland Browns / 8th / 199th pick / 1974
KR Eddie Brown* 24 2 0 30 kick returns for a 24.6 average and 0 td Cleveland Browns / 8th / 199th pick / 1974

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
4 Mike Bragg 30 P 14 0 186 5-11 Richmond 9/26/1946 8 2 Washington Redskins / 5th / 117th pick / 1968
25 Eddie Brown* 24 KR 14 0 187 5-11 Tennessee 2/19/1952 2 1 Cleveland Browns / 8th / 199th pick / 1974
43 Larry Brown 29 11 0 195 5-11 Kansas St. 9/19/1947 7 2 Washington Redskins / 8th / 191st pick / 1969
77 Bill Brundige 28 ldt 14 6 270 6-5 Colorado 11/13/1948 6 4 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 43rd pick / 1970
26 Bob Brunet 30 14 0 205 6-1 Louisiana Tech 7/29/1946 8 0 Washington Redskins / 7th / 176th pick / 1968
88 Danny Buggs 23 6 0 188 6-2 West Virginia 4/22/1953 1 0 New York Giants / 3rd / 62nd pick / 1975
65 Dave Butz 26 LDT 14 10 291 6-7 Purdue 6/23/1950 3 5 St. Louis Cardinals / 1st / 5th pick / 1973
59 Brad Dusek 26 LLB 14 14 220 6-2 Texas A&M 12/13/1950 2 10 New England Patriots / 3rd / 56th pick / 1973
37 Pat Fischer 36 LCB 14 14 170 5-9 Nebraska 1/2/1940 15 9 St. Louis Cardinals / 17th / 232nd pick / 1961
66 Ted Fritsch 26 14 0 242 6-2 St. Norbert 8/26/1950 4 3
85 Brian Fryer 23 4 0 185 6-1 University of Alberta 7/16/1953 Rook 0 Washington Redskins / 8th / 234th pick / 1976
84 Jean Fugett 25 TE 12 12 225 6-3 Amherst 12/16/1951 4 4 Dallas Cowboys / 13th / 338th pick / 1972
46 Frank Grant 26 WR 14 14 181 5-11 Southern Colorado 2/15/1950 3 10 Washington Redskins / 13th / 332nd pick / 1972
55 Chris Hanburger* 35 RLB 14 14 218 6-2 North Carolina 8/13/1941 11 10 Washington Redskins / 18th / 245th pick / 1965
56 Len Hauss 34 C 14 14 235 6-2 Georgia 7/11/1942 12 7 Washington Redskins / 9th / 115th pick / 1964
75 Terry Hermeling 30 RG 12 12 255 6-5 Nevada-Reno 4/25/1946 6 6
82 Dallas Hickman 24 14 0 238 6-6 California 2/16/1952 Rook 4 Washington Redskins / 9th / 228th pick / 1975
35 Calvin Hill 29 14 2 227 6-4 Yale 1/2/1947 7 4 Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 24th pick / 1969
27 Ken Houston* 32 SS 14 14 197 6-3 Prairie View 11/12/1944 9 11 Houston Oilers / 9th / 214th pick / 1967
80 Roy Jefferson 33 WR 14 14 195 6-2 Utah 11/9/1943 11 4 San Diego Chargers / 2nd / 14th pick / 1965
Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 18th pick / 1965
61 Dennis Johnson 25 RDE 13 12 260 6-4 Delaware 10/22/1951 2 8 Washington Redskins / 13th / 337th pick / 1973
21 Larry Jones 25 1 0 170 5-10 Truman St. 3/4/1951 2 0 New York Giants / 15th / 367th pick / 1974
17 Billy Kilmer 37 QB 10 9 204 6-0 UCLA 9/5/1939 15 5 San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 11th pick / 1961
San Diego Chargers / 5th / 39th pick / 1961
54 Bob Kuziel 26 14 0 255 6-4 Pittsburgh 7/24/1950 4 3 New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 60th pick / 1972
20 Joe Lavender 27 RCB 14 14 190 6-4 San Diego St. 2/10/1949 3 10 Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 288th pick / 1973
71 Karl Lorch 26 13 0 258 6-3 USC 6/14/1950 Rook 4 Miami Dolphins / 9th / 234th pick / 1973
24 Bill Malinchak 32 3 0 200 6-1 Indiana 4/2/1944 10 0 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 39th pick / 1966
79 Ron McDole 37 LDE 14 14 265 6-4 Nebraska 9/9/1939 15 8 Denver Broncos / 4th / 25th pick / 1961
St. Louis Cardinals / 4th / 50th pick / 1961
53 Harold McLinton 29 MLB 14 14 235 6-2 Southern 7/1/1947 7 8 Washington Redskins / 6th / 139th pick / 1969
3 Mark Moseley 28 K 14 0 202 5-11 Texas A&M,S.F. Austin 3/12/1948 6 5 Philadelphia Eagles / 14th / 346th pick / 1970
62 Dan Nugent 23 rg 14 5 250 6-3 Auburn 8/22/1953 Rook 3 Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 67th pick / 1975
57 Stu O'Dell 25 14 0 220 6-1 Indiana 11/27/1951 2 4 Washington Redskins / 13th / 332nd pick / 1974
23 Brig Owens 33 db 14 2 190 5-11 Cincinnati 2/16/1943 10 2 Dallas Cowboys / 7th / 89th pick / 1965
44 John Riggins 27 FB 14 14 230 6-2 Kansas 8/4/1949 5 7 New York Jets / 1st / 6th pick / 1971
64 Ron Saul 28 LG 11 11 255 6-2 Michigan St. 2/5/1948 6 5 Houston Oilers / 5th / 110th pick / 1970
13 Jake Scott 31 FS 12 12 188 6-0 Georgia 7/20/1945 6 9 Miami Dolphins / 7th / 159th pick / 1970
87 Jerry Smith 33 te 13 2 208 6-3 Arizona St. 7/19/1943 11 1 Washington Redskins / 9th / 118th pick / 1965
Kansas City Chiefs / 18th / 141st pick / 1965
74 George Starke 28 RT 14 14 260 6-5 Columbia 7/18/1948 3 7 Washington Redskins / 11th / 272nd pick / 1971
76 Tim Stokes 26 LT 14 14 252 6-5 Oregon 3/16/1950 2 7 Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 60th pick / 1973
72 Diron Talbert 32 RDT 14 14 255 6-5 Texas 7/1/1944 9 8 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 66th pick / 1966
7 Joe Theismann 27 qb 14 5 192 6-0 Notre Dame 9/9/1949 2 5 Miami Dolphins / 4th / 99th pick / 1971
22 Mike Thomas* 23 RB 13 12 190 5-11 Oklahoma,UNLV 7/17/1953 1 13 Washington Redskins / 5th / 108th pick / 1975
67 Rusty Tillman 30 14 0 230 6-2 Arizona,Northern Arizona 2/27/1946 6 5
45 Gerard Williams 24 14 0 184 6-1 Langston 5/25/1952 Rook 4
81 Doug Winslow 25 5 0 181 5-11 Drake 7/19/1951 3 0 New Orleans Saints / 8th / 207th pick / 1973
50 Pete Wysocki 28 14 0 225 6-2 West. Michigan 10/3/1948 1 4
Team Total 28.3 14 218.7 6-1.9 5.4