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1980 Washington Redskins

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6-10-0, Finished 3rd in NFC East Division  · 1980 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -1.1, Offense: -4.4, Defense: 3.3, SoS: 0.9, avg is 0.0.

Scored 261 points (16.3/g), 25th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 293 points (18.3/g), 8th.
 Differential of -32 points (-2.0/g), 17th.  Expected W-L: 6.9-9.1.

Coach: Jack Pardee (6-10-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Joe Walton
 Defensive Coordinator: Richard Urich

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

Team Info

Majority Owner Jack Kent Cooke
General Manager Bobby Beathard
Defensive Alignment 4-3

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Pts Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 261 4854 1039 4.7 36 18 22 279 284 486 2838 17 18 5.4 148 517 2016 12 3.9 109
Team Defense 293 4695 1020 4.6 45 12 27 298 187 392 2171 17 33 5.0 127 585 2524 16 4.3 144
Lg Rank Offense 25 23 9 20 26 13 20 19 7 22 14 13 22 15
Lg Rank Defense 8 7 3 20 11 1 1 5 2 5 27 27 16 24

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 Mon September 8 boxscore L 0-1 Dallas Cowboys 3 17 14 239 181 58 1 18 284 107 177 2
2 Sun September 14 boxscore W 1-1 @ New York Giants 23 21 18 326 118 208 1 15 250 163 87 4
3 Sun September 21 boxscore L 1-2 @ Oakland Raiders 21 24 23 240 156 84 1 24 391 164 227 3
4 Sun September 28 boxscore L 1-3 Seattle Seahawks 0 14 15 283 205 78 4 20 315 80 235 2
5 Sun October 5 boxscore L 1-4 @ Philadelphia Eagles 14 24 14 329 232 97 1 18 312 173 139 2
6 Mon October 13 boxscore L 1-5 @ Denver Broncos 17 20 15 314 130 184 1 19 297 132 165 2
7 Sun October 19 boxscore W 2-5 St. Louis Cardinals 23 0 21 453 316 137 2 17 229 147 82 3
8 Sun October 26 boxscore W 3-5 New Orleans Saints 22 14 20 368 185 183 1 23 303 83 220 3
9 Sun November 2 boxscore L 3-6 Minnesota Vikings 14 39 20 248 174 74 2 30 401 200 201
10 Sun November 9 boxscore L 3-7 @ Chicago Bears 21 35 22 408 281 127 4 17 364 210 154 2
11 Sun November 16 boxscore L 3-8 Philadelphia Eagles 0 24 13 218 137 81 5 18 296 139 157 1
12 Sun November 23 boxscore L 3-9 @ Dallas Cowboys 10 14 14 222 38 184 2 12 199 84 115 6
13 Sun November 30 boxscore L 3-10 @ Atlanta Falcons 6 10 11 193 108 85 3 18 341 210 131
14 Sun December 7 boxscore W 4-10 San Diego Chargers 40 17 23 390 241 149 3 17 286 181 105 7
15 Sat December 13 boxscore W 5-10 New York Giants 16 13 16 232 119 113 3 18 253 110 143 4
16 Sun December 21 boxscore W 6-10 @ St. Louis Cardinals 31 7 20 391 217 174 2 14 174 -12 186 4

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 Joe Theismann 31 QB 16 15 6-9-0 262 454 57.7 2962 17 3.7 16 3.5 54 6.5 5.7 11.3 185.1 75.2 31 282 5.53 4.74 6.4 2 2
15 Mike Kruczek 27 qb 7 1 0-1-0 22 31 71.0 209 0 0.0 2 6.5 41 6.7 3.8 9.5 29.9 62.4 5 51 4.39 1.89 13.9
22 Buddy Hardeman 26 rb 15 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.0
Team Total 27.8 16 6-10-0 284 486 58.4 3171 17 3.5 18 3.7 54 6.5 5.6 11.2 198.2 74.2 36 333 5.44 4.54 6.9 2 2
Opp Total 16 187 392 47.7 2504 17 4.3 33 8.4 6.4 3.47 13.4 156.5 47.8 43 333 5.0 2.4 9.9

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
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
40 Wilbur Jackson 29 RB 16 14 176 708 3 55 4.0 44.3 11.0 27 279 10.3 1 27 1.7 17.4 987 4 10
38 Clarence Harmon 25 FB 16 14 128 484 4 23 3.8 30.3 8.0 54 534 9.9 4 45 3.4 33.4 1018 8 4
35 Rickey Claitt 23 rb 15 1 57 215 1 16 3.8 14.3 3.8 3 34 11.3 1 26 0.2 2.3 249 2 3
34 Bobby Hammond 28 rb 15 1 45 265 0 36 5.9 17.7 3.0 24 203 8.5 1 38 1.6 13.5 468 1 0
22 Buddy Hardeman 26 rb 15 1 40 132 0 13 3.3 8.8 2.7 16 178 11.1 0 46 1.1 11.9 310 0 2
30 Ike Forte 26 12 0 30 51 1 6 1.7 4.3 2.5 15 174 11.6 1 28 1.3 14.5 225 2 1
7 Joe Theismann 31 QB 16 15 29 175 3 37 6.0 10.9 1.8 175 3 6
15 Mike Kruczek 27 qb 7 1 9 5 0 5 0.6 0.7 1.3 5 0 3
89 Kenny Harrison 27 9 0 2 -11 0 -3 -5.5 -1.2 0.2 8 66 8.3 0 12 0.9 7.3 55 0 0
88 Rick Walker 25 te 15 4 1 -8 0 -8 -8.0 -0.5 0.1 10 88 8.8 1 15 0.7 5.9 80 1 1
81 Art Monk 23 WR 16 11 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 58 797 13.7 3 54 3.6 49.8 797 3 0
85 Don Warren 24 TE 13 12 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 31 323 10.4 0 35 2.4 24.8 323 0 1
83 Ricky Thompson 26 WR 16 15 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 22 313 14.2 5 54 1.4 19.6 313 5 0
80 John McDaniel 29 wr 10 6 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 14 154 11.0 0 18 1.4 15.4 154 0 0
51 Monte Coleman 23 RLB 16 10 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 12 12.0 0 12 0.1 0.8 12 0 0
86 Phil DuBois 24 te 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 16 16.0 0 16 0.5 8.0 16 0 0
Team Total 27.8 16 517 2016 12 55 3.9 126.0 32.3 284 3171 11.2 17 54 17.8 198.2 5187 29 35
Opp Total 16 585 2524 16 4.3 157.8 36.6 187 2171 11.6 17 11.7 135.7 4695 33 25

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
21 Mike Nelms* 25 KR/PR 16 0 48 487 0 64 10.1 38 810 0 51 21.3 1297
40 Wilbur Jackson 29 RB 16 14 8 204 0 35 25.5 1191
30 Ike Forte 26 12 0 4 114 0 53 28.5 339
35 Rickey Claitt 23 rb 15 1 2 18 0 11 9.0 267
84 Zion McKinney 22 10 0 2 48 0 31 24.0 48
60 Gary Anderson 25 g 5 1 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
81 Art Monk 23 WR 16 11 1 10 0 10 10.0 807
83 Ricky Thompson 26 WR 16 15 1 0 0 0 0.0 313
Team Total 27.8 16 48 487 0 64 10.1 57 1204 0 53 21.1 6878
Opp Total 16 52 351 0 6.8 60 1102 1 18.4

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Tot PAT 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
10 Mike Connell 24 P 16 0 85 3331 57 0 39.2
3 Mark Moseley 32 K 16 0 4 3 6 5 12 7 11 3 33 18 54.5% 30 27 90.0%
Team Total 27.8 16 4 3 6 5 12 7 11 3 33 18 54.5% 30 27 90.0% 85 3331 57 0 39.2
Opp Total 16 17 13 76.5% 36 36 100.0% 84 3419 40.7

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
No. Age Pos G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
51 Monte Coleman 23 RLB 16 10 3 92 0 41 0 0 0 2 0 0 118 0
40 Wilbur Jackson 29 RB 16 14 0 10 2 0 0
29 Mark Murphy 25 FS 16 16 6 58 0 28 0 0 1 1 0 0
24 Lemar Parrish* 33 LCB 15 15 7 13 0 9 0 0 1 0 0 0
20 Joe Lavender* 31 RCB 16 16 6 96 1 51 0
7 Joe Theismann 31 QB 16 15 0 6 0 -2 0
57 Rich Milot 23 mlb 16 5 4 -8 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
23 Tony Peters 27 SS 16 11 4 59 0 37 0 0 1 0 0 0
35 Rickey Claitt 23 rb 15 1 0 3 1 0 0
38 Clarence Harmon 25 FB 16 14 0 4 0 0 0
22 Buddy Hardeman 26 rb 15 1 0 2 1 0 0
15 Mike Kruczek 27 qb 7 1 0 3 0 -2 0
54 Bob Kuziel 30 C 15 13 0 0 3 0 0
88 Rick Walker 25 te 15 4 0 1 2 0 0
45 Jeris White 28 db 16 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
60 Gary Anderson 25 g 5 1 0 0 2 0 0
79 Coy Bacon 38 RDE 16 16 0 0 2 0 0
63 Fred Dean 25 lt 12 8 0 0 1 0 0
59 Brad Dusek 30 LLB 16 14 0 0 1 0 0
30 Ike Forte 26 12 0 0 1 0 0 0
75 Terry Hermeling 34 LT 14 11 0 0 1 0 0
82 Dallas Hickman 28 16 0 0 0 1 0 0
71 Karl Lorch 30 LDE 16 16 0 0 1 0 0
84 Zion McKinney 22 10 0 0 0 1 0 0
21 Mike Nelms* 25 KR/PR 16 0 0 1 0 0 0
62 Dan Nugent 27 g 14 1 0 0 1 0 0
52 Neal Olkewicz 23 MLB 12 11 0 0 1 0 0
78 Paul Smith 35 rdt 16 7 1 8 0 8 0
72 Diron Talbert 36 rdt 16 5 0 0 1 0 0
85 Don Warren 24 TE 13 12 0 1 0 0 0
73 Jeff Williams 25 RG 15 15 0 0 1 0 0
Team Total 27.8 16 33 319 1 51 0 0 35 28 -4 0 118 0
Opp Total 16 36 25 13 1

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
3 Mark Moseley 32 K 16 0 27 18 81
38 Clarence Harmon 25 FB 16 14 4 4 8 48
83 Ricky Thompson 26 WR 16 15 5 5 30
40 Wilbur Jackson 29 RB 16 14 3 1 4 24
81 Art Monk 23 WR 16 11 3 3 18
7 Joe Theismann 31 QB 16 15 3 3 18
35 Rickey Claitt 23 rb 15 1 1 1 2 12
30 Ike Forte 26 12 0 1 1 2 12
34 Bobby Hammond 28 rb 15 1 1 1 6
20 Joe Lavender* 31 RCB 16 16 1 1 6
88 Rick Walker 25 te 15 4 1 1 6
Team Total 27.8 16 12 17 1 30 27 18 261
Opp Total 16 16 17 1 1 1 36 13 1 293