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1996 Washington Redskins

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9-7-0, Finished 3rd in NFC East Division  · 1996 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 1.8, Offense: 2.3, Defense: -0.4, SoS: -1.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 364 points (22.8/g), 8th of 30 in the NFL. Allowed 312 points (19.5/g), 13th.
 Differential of 52 points (3.2/g), 8th.  Expected W-L: 9.4-6.6.

Coach: Norv Turner (9-7-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Ron Lynn
 Other Notable Asst.: Cam Cameron (Quarterbacks)

Stadium: Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium
 Training Camp: Frostburg State (Frostburg, Maryland)

Team Info

Sole Owner Jack Kent Cooke
General Manager Charley Casserly
Offensive Scheme Air Coryell
Defensive Alignment 4-3

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Player PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 364 5229 960 5.4 18 7 27 307 270 471 3319 12 11 6.7 174 467 1910 27 4.1 106
Team Defense 312 5723 1114 5.1 30 9 21 358 325 560 3448 12 21 5.8 191 520 2275 20 4.4 146
Lg Rank Offense 8 9 1 2 13 27 15 28 1 2 13 7 1 10
Lg Rank Defense 13 28 16 26 30 25 20 3 11 15 28 30 29 29

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 1 boxscore L 0-1 Philadelphia Eagles 14 17 11 220 93 127 23 402 258 144 3
2 Sun September 8 boxscore W 1-1 Chicago Bears 10 3 13 249 168 81 1 19 304 156 148 2
3 Sun September 15 boxscore W 2-1 @ New York Giants 31 10 26 427 192 235 1 19 286 182 104 4
4 Sun September 22 boxscore W 3-1 @ St. Louis Rams 17 10 16 257 151 106 2 17 285 173 112 3
5 Sun September 29 boxscore W 4-1 New York Jets 31 16 18 396 257 139 27 443 287 156 1
6 Bye Week
7 Sun October 13 boxscore W 5-1 @ New England Patriots 27 22 22 384 276 108 23 382 205 177 1
8 Sun October 20 boxscore W 6-1 New York Giants 31 21 20 330 207 123 1 24 394 287 107 2
9 Sun October 27 boxscore W 7-1 Indianapolis Colts 31 16 25 388 173 215 1 18 298 198 100 1
10 Sun November 3 boxscore L 7-2 @ Buffalo Bills 13 38 16 234 159 75 2 31 476 210 266
11 Sun November 10 boxscore L OT 7-3 Arizona Cardinals 34 37 25 416 212 204 2 32 615 507 108 5
12 Sun November 17 boxscore W 8-3 @ Philadelphia Eagles 26 21 19 300 205 95 1 27 364 235 129 2
13 Sun November 24 boxscore L OT 8-4 San Francisco 49ers 16 19 15 360 282 78 27 392 275 117 1
14 Thu November 28 boxscore L 8-5 @ Dallas Cowboys 10 21 13 209 163 46 3 19 247 46 201 1
15 Sun December 8 boxscore L 8-6 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10 24 17 247 206 41 2 18 301 92 209
16 Sun December 15 boxscore L 8-7 @ Arizona Cardinals 26 27 19 329 249 80 1 20 299 221 78 2
17 Sun December 22 boxscore W 9-7 Dallas Cowboys 37 10 32 483 326 157 1 14 235 116 119 2

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player 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 SkYds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
12 Gus Frerotte* 25 QB 16 16 9-7-0 270 470 57.4% 3453 12 2.6 11 2.3 52 7.3 6.8 12.8 215.8 79.3 22 134 6.75 6.23 4.5
30 Brian Mitchell 28 KR/PR 16 2 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 26.8 16 9-7-0 270 471 57.3% 3453 12 2.5 11 2.3 52 7.3 6.8 12.8 215.8 79.2 22 134 6.73 6.22 4.5 0 0
Opp Total 16 325 560 58.0% 3655 12 2.1 21 3.8 6.5 5.27 11.2 228.4 69.2 34 207 5.8 4.6 5.7

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Rushing Receiving
No. Player 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
21 Terry Allen* 28 RB 16 16 347 1353 21 49 3.9 84.6 21.7 32 194 6.1 0 28 2.0 12.1 1547 21 4
30 Brian Mitchell 28 KR/PR 16 2 39 193 0 32 4.9 12.1 2.4 32 286 8.9 0 20 2.0 17.9 479 0 1
12 Gus Frerotte* 25 QB 16 16 28 16 0 17 0.6 1.0 1.8 16 0 12
48 Stephen Davis 22 12 0 23 139 2 39 6.0 11.6 1.9 139 2 0
20 Marc Logan 31 FB 14 9 20 111 2 36 5.6 7.9 1.4 23 269 11.7 0 26 1.6 19.2 380 2 1
86 Leslie Shepherd 27 wr 12 6 6 96 2 32 16.0 8.0 0.5 23 344 15.0 3 52 1.9 28.7 440 5 0
82 Michael Westbrook 24 WR 11 6 2 2 0 2 1.0 0.2 0.2 34 505 14.9 1 45 3.1 45.9 507 1 0
5 Heath Shuler 25 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0 0 1
1 Matt Turk*+ 28 P 16 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0 0 1
85 Henry Ellard 35 WR 16 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 52 1014 19.5 2 51 3.3 63.4 1014 2 0
84 Jamie Asher 24 TE 16 12 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 42 481 11.5 4 34 2.6 30.1 481 4 0
80 Bill Brooks 32 wr 16 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 17 224 13.2 0 31 1.1 14.0 224 0 0
89 Scott Galbraith 29 te 16 6 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 8 89 11.1 2 30 0.5 5.6 89 2 0
36 William Bell 25 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3 23 7.7 0 12 0.2 1.4 23 0 0
47 Larry Bowie 23 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3 17 5.7 0 8 1.0 5.7 17 0 0
88 James Jenkins 29 te 16 5 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 7 7.0 0 7 0.1 0.4 7 0 0
Team Total 26.8 16 467 1910 27 49 4.1 119.4 29.2 270 3453 12.8 12 52 16.9 215.8 5363 39 21
Opp Total 16 520 2275 20 4.4 142.2 32.5 325 3448 10.6 12 20.3 215.5 5723 32 27

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Player Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
30 Brian Mitchell 28 KR/PR 16 2 23 258 0 71 11.2 56 1258 0 50 22.5 1995
36 William Bell 25 16 0 8 130 0 27 16.3 153
84 Jamie Asher 24 TE 16 12 1 13 0 13 13.0 494
Team Total 26.8 16 23 258 0 71 11.2 65 1401 0 50 21.6 7022
Opp Total 16 35 235 0 6.7 76 1610 0 21.2

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring Punting
No. Player 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
1 Matt Turk*+ 28 P 16 0 75 3386 63 0 45.1
16 Scott Blanton 23 K 16 0 2 2 13 13 7 7 7 2 3 2 32 26 81.3%% 40 40 100.0%% 2 84 45 0 42.0
Team Total 26.8 16 2 2 13 13 7 7 7 2 3 2 32 26 81.3%% 40 40 100.0%% 77 3470 63 0 45.1
Opp Total 16 38 27 71.1%% 31 31 100.0%% 68 2992 44.0

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
No. Player Age Pos G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
53 Marvcus Patton 29 RLB 16 16 2.0 2 26 0 23 0 96 19
99 Rod Stephens 30 MLB 16 15 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 87 25
24 Stanley Richard 29 FS 16 15 3 47 0 42 0 1 0 0 0 0 82 24
57 Ken Harvey* 31 LLB 16 16 9.0 1 2 0 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 79 14
38 Darryl Morrison 25 SS 12 12 1 4 0 4 0 0 0 4 14 0 64 10
94 Sean Gilbert 26 RDT 16 16 3.0 55 13
25 Tom Carter 24 LCB 16 16 5 24 0 24 0 59 2
28 Darrell Green* 36 RCB 16 16 3 84 1 68 0 3 0 1 15 0 57 5
96 Rich Owens 24 RDE 16 16 11.0 4 0 0 0 0 35 11
45 Brian Walker 24 db 16 4 1.0 29 9
92 Dexter Nottage 26 de 16 4 5.0 24 5
95 William Gaines 25 ldt 16 6 1 0 0 0 0 25 6
29 Scott Turner 24 16 0 2 16 0 12 0 0 0 1 0 1 23 2
31 Darryl Pounds 24 db 12 1 2 11 0 11 0 1 0 1 0 0 16 0
98 Tony Woods 31 LDE 13 7 1.0 16 2
93 Marc Boutte 27 LDT 10 10 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 13 2
58 Patrise Alexander 24 lb 16 1 14 0
27 Keith Taylor 32 3 0 7 0
12 Gus Frerotte* 25 QB 16 16 0 12 1 -12 0
97 Sterling Palmer 25 lde 6 5 1.0 5 2
90 Troy Barnett 25 3 0 6 0
97 Romeo Bandison 25 10 0 4 2
35 Leomont Evans 22 12 0 3 0
21 Terry Allen* 28 RB 16 16 0 4 0 0 0
30 Brian Mitchell 28 KR/PR 16 2 0 1 2 0 0
84 Jamie Asher 24 TE 16 12 0 0 2 0 0
54 Alcides Catanho 24 15 0 1 0
78 Ryan Kuehl 24 2 0 1 0
80 Bill Brooks 32 wr 16 2 0 0 1 0 0
75 Bob Dahl 28 RG 15 15 0 0 1 0 0
88 James Jenkins 29 te 16 5 0 0 1 0 0
77 Tre' Johnson 25 LG 15 15 0 0 1 0 0
20 Marc Logan 31 FB 14 9 0 1 0 0 0
68 Joe Patton 24 LT 16 15 0 0 1 0 0
52 Cory Raymer 23 c 6 5 0 0 1 0 0
86 Leslie Shepherd 27 wr 12 6 0 0 1 0 0
5 Heath Shuler 25 1 0 0 1 0 -14 0
1 Matt Turk*+ 28 P 16 0 0 1 0 -5 0
Team Total 26.8 16 34.0 21 214 1 68 0 13 21 22 -2 1 801 153
Opp Total 16 22 27 18

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
21 Terry Allen* 28 RB 16 16 21 21 126
16 Scott Blanton 23 K 16 0 40 26 118
86 Leslie Shepherd 27 wr 12 6 2 3 5 30
84 Jamie Asher 24 TE 16 12 4 4 24
48 Stephen Davis 22 12 0 2 2 12
85 Henry Ellard 35 WR 16 16 2 2 12
89 Scott Galbraith 29 te 16 6 2 2 12
20 Marc Logan 31 FB 14 9 2 2 12
28 Darrell Green* 36 RCB 16 16 1 1 6
29 Scott Turner 24 16 0 1 1 6
82 Michael Westbrook 24 WR 11 6 1 1 6
Team Total 26.8 16 27 12 1 1 41 40 26 364
Opp Total 16 20 12 1 31 27 312

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1996-09-01 PHI L, 14-17 1 2 rush Terry Allen 2 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
2 1996-09-01 PHI L, 14-17 3 49 rush Terry Allen 49 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
3 1996-09-08 CHI W, 10-3 3 28 rush Terry Allen 28 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
4 1996-09-15 @ NYG W, 31-10 2 3 rush Marc Logan 3 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
5 1996-09-15 @ NYG W, 31-10 2 30 pass Scott Galbraith 30 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
6 1996-09-15 @ NYG W, 31-10 4 7 rush Terry Allen 7 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
7 1996-09-15 @ NYG W, 31-10 4 39 rush Stephen Davis 39 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
8 1996-09-22 @ STL W, 17-10 1 2 pass Scott Galbraith 2 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
9 1996-09-22 @ STL W, 17-10 3 9 rush Terry Allen 9 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
10 1996-09-29 NYJ W, 31-16 2 12 rush Leslie Shepherd 12 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
11 1996-09-29 NYJ W, 31-16 3 8 rush Terry Allen 8 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
12 1996-09-29 NYJ W, 31-16 4 52 pass Leslie Shepherd 52 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
13 1996-09-29 NYJ W, 31-16 4 28 rush Terry Allen 28 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
14 1996-10-13 @ NWE W, 27-22 2 32 rush Leslie Shepherd 32 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
15 1996-10-13 @ NWE W, 27-22 3 13 pass Jamie Asher 13 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
16 1996-10-13 @ NWE W, 27-22 3 14 pass Henry Ellard 14 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
17 1996-10-20 NYG W, 31-21 1 2 rush Terry Allen 2 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
18 1996-10-20 NYG W, 31-21 2 1 rush Terry Allen 1 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
19 1996-10-20 NYG W, 31-21 2 2 rush Terry Allen 2 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
20 1996-10-20 NYG W, 31-21 2 68 interception Darrell Green 68 yard interception return (Scott Blanton kick)
21 1996-10-27 IND W, 31-16 1 4 rush Terry Allen 4 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
22 1996-10-27 IND W, 31-16 2 7 pass Leslie Shepherd 7 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
23 1996-10-27 IND W, 31-16 3 1 rush Terry Allen 1 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
24 1996-10-27 IND W, 31-16 4 32 rush Terry Allen 32 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
25 1996-11-03 @ BUF L, 13-38 1 1 rush Terry Allen 1 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
26 1996-11-03 @ BUF L, 13-38 4 1 rush Terry Allen 1 yard rush (pass failed)
27 1996-11-10 ARI L, 34-37 2 36 rush Marc Logan 36 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
28 1996-11-10 ARI L, 34-37 3 17 pass Michael Westbrook 17 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
29 1996-11-10 ARI L, 34-37 3 1 rush Terry Allen 1 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
30 1996-11-10 ARI L, 34-37 4 1 rush Terry Allen 1 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
31 1996-11-17 @ PHI W, 26-21 2 12 pass Jamie Asher 12 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
32 1996-11-17 @ PHI W, 26-21 3 7 pass Jamie Asher 7 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
33 1996-11-24 SFO L, 16-19 4 20 pass Jamie Asher 20 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
34 1996-11-28 @ DAL L, 10-21 3 26 pass Leslie Shepherd 26 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
35 1996-12-08 @ TAM L, 10-24 4 3 pass Henry Ellard 3 yard pass from Gus Frerotte (Scott Blanton kick)
36 1996-12-15 @ ARI L, 26-27 2 0 fumble Scott Turner 0 yard fumble return (Scott Blanton kick)
37 1996-12-15 @ ARI L, 26-27 3 14 rush Terry Allen 14 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
38 1996-12-22 DAL W, 37-10 2 1 rush Terry Allen 1 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
39 1996-12-22 DAL W, 37-10 3 2 rush Terry Allen 2 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
40 1996-12-22 DAL W, 37-10 4 6 rush Terry Allen 6 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)
41 1996-12-22 DAL W, 37-10 4 4 rush Stephen Davis 4 yard rush (Scott Blanton kick)

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1996-09-01 PHI W, 17-14 1 18 pass Irving Fryar 18 yard pass from Rodney Peete (Gary Anderson kick)
2 1996-09-01 PHI W, 17-14 2 9 pass Chris Jones 9 yard pass from Rodney Peete (Gary Anderson kick)
3 1996-09-15 @ NYG L, 10-31 2 7 pass Aaron Pierce 7 yard pass from Dave Brown (Brad Daluiso kick)
4 1996-09-22 @ STL L, 10-17 4 3 rush Jermaine Ross 3 yard rush (Chip Lohmiller kick)
5 1996-09-29 NYJ L, 16-31 2 9 rush Adrian Murrell 9 yard rush (Nick Lowery kick)
6 1996-10-13 @ NWE L, 22-27 2 3 rush Curtis Martin 3 yard rush (Adam Vinatieri kick)
7 1996-10-13 @ NWE L, 22-27 4 2 rush Curtis Martin 2 yard rush (run failed)
8 1996-10-20 NYG L, 21-31 3 31 pass Thomas Lewis 31 yard pass from Dave Brown (Brad Daluiso kick)
9 1996-10-20 NYG L, 21-31 3 13 pass Chris Calloway 13 yard pass from Dave Brown (Brad Daluiso kick)
10 1996-10-20 NYG L, 21-31 4 1 rush Tyrone Wheatley 1 yard rush (Brad Daluiso kick)
11 1996-10-27 IND L, 16-31 2 1 rush Marshall Faulk 1 yard rush (Cary Blanchard kick)
12 1996-11-03 @ BUF W, 38-13 2 10 rush Thurman Thomas 10 yard rush (Steve Christie kick)
13 1996-11-03 @ BUF W, 38-13 2 3 rush Darick Holmes 3 yard rush (Steve Christie kick)
14 1996-11-03 @ BUF W, 38-13 3 5 rush Darick Holmes 5 yard rush (Steve Christie kick)
15 1996-11-03 @ BUF W, 38-13 3 4 rush Jim Kelly 4 yard rush (Steve Christie kick)
16 1996-11-03 @ BUF W, 38-13 4 13 rush Darick Holmes 13 yard rush (Steve Christie kick)
17 1996-11-10 ARI W, 37-34 2 64 pass Marcus Dowdell 64 yard pass from Boomer Esiason (Kevin Butler kick)
18 1996-11-10 ARI W, 37-34 4 1 rush Larry Centers 1 yard rush (Kevin Butler kick)
19 1996-11-10 ARI W, 37-34 4 13 pass Johnny McWilliams 13 yard pass from Boomer Esiason (Kevin Butler kick)
20 1996-11-10 ARI W, 37-34 4 12 pass Anthony Edwards 12 yard pass from Boomer Esiason (Kevin Butler kick)
21 1996-11-17 @ PHI L, 21-26 2 1 rush Ricky Watters 1 yard rush (Gary Anderson kick)
22 1996-11-17 @ PHI L, 21-26 3 13 pass Chris Jones 13 yard pass from Ty Detmer (Gary Anderson kick)
23 1996-11-17 @ PHI L, 21-26 4 1 rush Ricky Watters 1 yard rush (Gary Anderson kick)
24 1996-11-24 SFO W, 19-16 4 1 rush William Floyd 1 yard rush (Jeff Wilkins kick)
25 1996-11-28 @ DAL W, 21-10 2 4 rush Emmitt Smith 4 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
26 1996-11-28 @ DAL W, 21-10 3 4 rush Emmitt Smith 4 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
27 1996-11-28 @ DAL W, 21-10 4 3 rush Emmitt Smith 3 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
28 1996-12-08 @ TAM W, 24-10 1 22 pass Jackie Harris 22 yard pass from Trent Dilfer (Michael Husted kick)
29 1996-12-08 @ TAM W, 24-10 3 13 rush Mike Alstott 13 yard rush (Jackie Harris pass from Trent Dilfer)
30 1996-12-15 @ ARI W, 27-26 1 6 pass Larry Centers 6 yard pass from Kent Graham (Kevin Butler kick)
31 1996-12-15 @ ARI W, 27-26 2 26 lateral Jamir Miller 26 yard lateral return (Kevin Butler kick)
32 1996-12-15 @ ARI W, 27-26 4 21 pass Frank Sanders 21 yard pass from Kent Graham (Kevin Butler kick)
33 1996-12-22 DAL L, 10-37 4 39 rush Herschel Walker 39 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)