NFL 1979: Week 9 Leaders

Brian Sipe was the MVP of the week for Week 9, leading his team to a 66-28 drubbing of the Cardinals in St. Louis.

And finally, the individual stats leaders after nine weeks:

  League Leaders:National Football League RUSHING

                     Att  Yds  Ave Lg TD                      Att  Yds  Ave Lg TD
   1 Campbell   Hou  231 1290  5.6 83 11   13 Hofer      SF   143  701  4.9 31  9
   2 Montgomery Phi  216  992  4.6 64  7   14 Pruitt, M. Cle  130  649  5.0 43  5
   3 Payton     Chi  236  985  4.2 56 14   15 Williams,C SD   146  642  4.4 29  8
   4 Bell, R.   TB   183  968  5.3 69  2   16 Washington Bal  171  601  3.5 26  4
   5 Tyler      LA   151  872  5.8 76  8   17 WilliamsD. Mia  136  587  4.3 33  1
   6 Anderson,  StL  188  837  4.5 30  9   18 Bleier     Pit   99  585  5.9 54  6
   7 Riggins    Was  167  818  4.9 24  2   19 Johnson,P. Cin  151  542  3.6 23  8
   8 Harris, F. Pit  160  806  5.0 65  7   20 Csonka     Mia  127  539  4.2 20  6
   9 Gaines     NYJ  131  767  5.9 78  8   21 van Eeghen Oak  162  530  3.3 15  6
  10 Dorsett    Dal  188  767  4.1 40  8   22 Cunningham NE   115  529  4.6 52  7
  11 Muncie     NO   155  745  4.8 39 12   23 Andrews, W Atl  124  522  4.2 16  1
  12 McKnight   KC   132  707  5.4 38  9   24 Smith, S.  Sea  131  521  4.0 30  8

     Rushing Attempts         Rushing Average          Rushing Long
   1 Payton     Chi  236    1 Bleier     Pit  5.9    1 Campbell   Hou  83
   2 Campbell   Hou  231    2 Gaines     NYJ  5.9    2 Gaines     NYJ  78
   3 Montgomery Phi  216    3 Tyler      LA   5.8    3 Tyler      LA   76
   4 Anderson,  StL  188    4 Campbell   Hou  5.6    4 Bell, R.   TB   69
   5 Dorsett    Dal  188    5 McKnight   KC   5.4    5 Harris, F. Pit  65

     Rushing Touchdowns       Rushing Gains Of 10+     Rushing First Downs
   1 Payton     Chi  14     1 Campbell   Hou  29     1 Montgomery Phi   56
   2 Muncie     NO   12     2 Bell, R.   TB   29     2 Payton     Chi   55
   3 Campbell   Hou  11     3 Anderson,  StL  26     3 Campbell   Hou   54
   4 McKnight   KC    9     4 Tyler      LA   26     4 Anderson,  StL   51
   5 Hofer      SF    9     5 Payton     Chi  26     5 Tyler      LA    43

     Rushing First Down%      Rushing Touchdown%       Yards/Game
   1 Gaines     NYJ  31.3   1 Muncie     NO    7.7   1 Campbell   Hou 143.3
   2 Pruitt, M. Cle  30.8   2 McKnight   KC    6.8   2 Montgomery Phi 110.2
   3 Griffin, A Cin  30.8   3 Hofer      SF    6.3   3 Payton     Chi 109.4
   4 Bleier     Pit  30.3   4 Gaines     NYJ   6.1   4 Bell, R.   TB  107.6
   5 McKnight   KC   28.8   5 Smith, S.  Sea   6.1   5 Harris, F. Pit 100.8



  League Leaders:National Football League RECEIVING

                      No  Yds  Ave Lg TD                       No  Yds  Ave Lg TD
   1 Rashad     Min   70  847 12.1 62  3   13 Hill,T.    Dal   41  729 17.8 60  6
   2 Chandler   NO    61 1276 20.9 70  9   14 Stallworth Pit   41  748 18.2 74  5
   3 Francis, W Atl   56  665 11.9 49  7   15 Young, R.  Min   40  328  8.2 22  3
   4 Joiner     SD    56  729 13.0 40  3   16 Coffman    GB    40  488 12.2 62  3
   5 Branch     Oak   48  839 17.5 73  3   17 Baschnagel Chi   39  538 13.8 51  8
   6 Logan      Cle   47  640 13.6 52  3   18 Lofton     GB    39  730 18.7 50  6
   7 Upchurch   Den   46  753 16.4 67  5   19 Bass       Cin   39  436 11.2 43  3
   8 Largent    Sea   46  886 19.3 70  7   20 White, S.  Min   38  617 16.2 54  5
   9 Tilley     StL   45  576 12.8 52  3   21 Doughty    Bal   38  486 12.8 54  2
  10 Moore, N.  Mia   44  766 17.4 65  5   22 Scott, F.  Det   38  574 15.1 52  2
  11 Jefferson  SD    43  774 18.0 66 10   23 Washington Bal   38  344  9.1 32  4
  12 Solomon    SF    41  590 14.4 38  6   24 Burrough   Hou   37  704 19.0 77  5

     Receiving Yards          Receiving Average        Receiving Long
   1 Chandler   NO   1276   1 Morgan     NE  25.5    1 Morgan     NE    84
   2 Largent    Sea   886   2 Swann      Pit 22.9    2 Shirk      NYG   81
   3 Rashad     Min   847   3 Rucker     Cle 21.9    3 Thompson,  GB    80
   4 Branch     Oak   839   4 Moses      Den 21.4    4 Rucker     Cle   79
   5 Jefferson  SD    774   5 Chandler   NO  20.9    5 Burrough   Hou   77

     Receiving Touchdowns     Receiving Gains Of 25+   Receiving First Downs
   1 Jefferson  SD    10    1 Chandler   NO    17    1 Chandler   NO    52
   2 Chandler   NO     9    2 Lofton     GB    12    2 Joiner     SD    39
   3 Childs     NO     9    3 Moses      Den   12    3 Francis, W Atl   39
   4 Baschnagel Chi    8    4 Branch     Oak   12    4 Largent    Sea   38
   5 Newsome    Cle    7    5 Moore, N.  Mia   11    5 Logan      Cle   36

     Receiving Drops          Receiving Pass Attempts  Receiving First Down%
   1 Largent    Sea    5    1 Rashad     Min  125    1 Morgan     NE   95.8
   2 Tilley     StL    5    2 Chandler   NO    91    2 Jackson,H. NE   92.6
   3 Doughty    Bal    5    3 Branch     Oak   89    3 Chandler   NO   85.2
   4 Branch     Oak    4    4 Francis, W Atl   87    4 Harris, I. NO   84.0
   5 Rucker     Cle    4    5 Tilley     StL   86    5 Hagins     TB   83.9

     Receiving Touchdown%     RAC Yards                RAC Yards/Catch
   1 Childs     NO   26.5   1 Chandler   NO   429    1 Williams,  Chi 11.1
   2 Curtis     Cin  26.1   2 Largent    Sea  366    2 Morgan     NE  11.1
   3 Morgan     NE   25.0   3 Brown, C.  Buf  365    3 Brown, C.  Buf 10.4
   4 Jefferson  SD   23.3   4 Branch     Oak  337    4 Gaines     NYJ 10.1
   5 Owens, M.  TB   22.2   5 Moore, N.  Mia  322    5 Swann      Pit 10.0

     Yards/Game
   1 Chandler   NO  141.8
   2 Branch     Oak 104.9
   3 Largent    Sea  98.4
   4 Jefferson  SD   96.8
   5 Rashad     Min  94.1



  League Leaders:National Football League PASSING

                      Att Cmp    C% Yards  In    I%  Lg  TD   TD%  Rate
   1 Manning    NO    304 198  65.1  2790   9   3.0  70  25   8.2 109.7
   2 Fouts      SD    296 204  68.9  2571   9   3.0  66  19   6.4 104.4
   3 Griese     Mia   179 120  67.0  1505   8   4.5  67  13   7.3  98.6
   4 Zorn       Sea   269 170  63.2  2080   6   2.2  70  13   4.8  93.8
   5 Theismann  Was   250 149  59.6  1574   3   1.2  41  14   5.6  91.7
   6 Staubach   Dal   277 169  61.0  2160   8   2.9  60  15   5.4  91.4
   7 Sipe       Cle   294 185  62.9  2382  14   4.8  79  19   6.5  90.0
   8 Dickey     GB    155  90  58.1  1283   5   3.2  62   8   5.2  88.7
   9 Bradshaw   Pit   250 148  59.2  2268  10   4.0  74  11   4.4  87.2
  10 Stabler    Oak   306 201  65.7  2384  15   4.9  73  16   5.2  86.3
  11 Anderson,K Cin   182 107  58.8  1302   5   2.7  61   9   4.9  85.9
  12 Ferguson   Buf   292 167  57.2  2350  11   3.8  49  16   5.5  85.8
  13 DeBerg     SF    311 199  64.0  2222  14   4.5  41  16   5.1  83.6
  14 Landry     Bal   281 166  59.1  2001  10   3.6  75  13   4.6  81.6
  15 Whitehurst GB    135  75  55.6  1110   9   6.7  80  10   7.4  79.6
  16 Morton     Den   197 118  59.9  1764  14   7.1  67  11   5.6  78.3
  17 Jaworski   Phi   229 126  55.0  1565   8   3.5  67  10   4.4  76.4
  18 Williams,  TB    209 112  53.6  1559  12   5.7  61  14   6.7  76.2
  19 Phipps     Chi   175  94  53.7  1228   6   3.4  69   6   3.4  73.2
  20 Kramer     Min   361 217  60.1  2407  17   4.7  62  13   3.6  72.3
  21 Bartkowski Atl   273 161  59.0  1780  14   5.1  51  11   4.0  70.5
  22 Pastorini  Hou   183 102  55.7  1385  10   5.5  77   7   3.8  70.0
  23 Grogan     NE    239 128  53.6  1828  15   6.3  84   8   3.3  63.6
  24 Todd       NYJ   196  98  50.0  1557  16   8.2  61  11   5.6  61.5
  25 Komlo      Det   305 162  53.1  2060  18   5.9  70  10   3.3  60.8

     Pass Attempts            Pass Completions         Passing Yards
  1 Kramer     Min  361    1 Kramer     Min  217    1 Manning    NO  2790
  2 DeBerg     SF   311    2 Fouts      SD   204    2 Fouts      SD  2571
  3 Stabler    Oak  306    3 Stabler    Oak  201    3 Kramer     Min 2407
  4 Komlo      Det  305    4 DeBerg     SF   199    4 Stabler    Oak 2384
  5 Manning    NO   304    5 Manning    NO   198    5 Sipe       Cle 2382

     Interceptions            Touchdowns               Yards/Attempt
  1 Komlo      Det   18    1 Manning    NO    25    1 Manning    NO   9.2
  2 Ferragamo  LA    18    2 Sipe       Cle   19    2 Bradshaw   Pit  9.1
  3 Kramer     Min   17    3 Fouts      SD    19    3 Morton     Den  9.0
  4 Todd       NYJ   16    4 Ferguson   Buf   16    4 Fouts      SD   8.7
  5 Stabler    Oak   15    5 Stabler    Oak   16    5 Griese     Mia  8.4

     Yards/Completion         Completion%              Interception%
  1 Todd       NYJ 15.9    1 Fouts      SD   68.9   1 Theismann  Was   1.2
  2 Bradshaw   Pit 15.3    2 Griese     Mia  67.0   2 Zorn       Sea   2.2
  3 Morton     Den 14.9    3 Stabler    Oak  65.7   3 Anderson,K Cin   2.7
  4 Whitehurst GB  14.8    4 Manning    NO   65.1   4 Staubach   Dal   2.9
  5 Grogan     NE  14.3    5 DeBerg     SF   64.0   5 Manning    NO    3.0

     Touchdown%               Times Sacked             Sack%
  1 Manning    NO    8.2   1 Simms      NYG   35    1 DeBerg     SF    1.6
  2 Whitehurst GB    7.4   2 Grogan     NE    29    2 Manning    NO    2.6
  3 Griese     Mia   7.3   3 Ferguson   Buf   27    3 Zorn       Sea   3.2
  4 Williams,  TB    6.7   4 Anderson,K Cin   27    4 Fouts      SD    3.3
  5 Sipe       Cle   6.5   5 Sipe       Cle   25    5 Staubach   Dal   3.8

     Yards/Game               Pass Gains 25+           Bad Passes
  1 Manning    NO  310.0   1 Manning    NO    29    1 Komlo      Det   44
  2 Fouts      SD  285.7   2 Bradshaw   Pit   21    2 Kramer     Min   33
  3 Kramer     Min 267.4   3 Stabler    Oak   20    3 Landry     Bal   26
  4 Stabler    Oak 264.9   4 Komlo      Det   20    4 DeBerg     SF    25
  5 Sipe       Cle 264.7   5 Ferguson   Buf   19    5 Manning    NO    24



  League Leaders:National Football League INTERCEPTIONS

                     No  Yds   Ave  Lg TD                      No  Yds   Ave  Lg TD
   1 Stone      StL   5   49   9.8  44  1   13 Darden     Cle   4  165  41.3  75  2
   2 Colzie     Mia   5   48   9.6  48  0   14 Shell, D.  Pit   4   11   2.8  10  0
   3 Lavender   Was   4   82  20.5  44  0   15 Winston    Pit   4    2   0.5   2  0
   4 Shiver     Bal   4   26   6.5  14  0   16 Lawrence   Atl   4    5   1.3   5  0
   5 Clark, M.  Buf   4   31   7.8  31  0   17 Youngblood LA    4  135  33.8  60  3
   6 Small      Mia   4  101  25.3  57  0   18 Lowe       SD    4   86  21.5  54  1
   7 Parrish    Was   4   15   3.8   8  0   19 Preston    SD    4   25   6.3  25  1
   8 Clayborn   NE    4   92  23.0  39  0   20 Edwards    SD    4   97  24.3  53  2
   9 Owens      NYJ   4    5   1.3   5  0   21 McCray     NE    3   44  14.7  40  0
  10 Ellis, A.  Chi   4   96  24.0  47  0   22 Hannon     Min   3   38  12.7  27  0
  11 Gray, J.   GB    4   79  19.8  46  0   23 Washington TB    3   57  19.0  24  0
  12 Blair      Min   4   30   7.5  22  1   24 Brown, C.  TB    3   64  21.3  34  2

     Interception Yards       Int Return Average       Int Return Long
  1 Darden     Cle  165    1 Woodruff   Pit 165.0   1 Woodruff   Pit   92
  2 Woodruff   Pit  165    2 Freeman    Buf  79.0   2 Freeman    Buf   79
  3 Youngblood LA   135    3 Gray, T.   SF   67.0   3 Darden     Cle   75
  4 Pennywell  Atl  126    4 Studwell   Min  65.0   4 Allen, C.  StL   74
  5 Allen, C.  StL  124    5 Phillips   Oak  54.0   5 Gray, T.   SF    67

     Int Return Touchdowns    Deflections
  1 Youngblood LA     3    1 Williams,M SD    11
  2 Pennywell  Atl    2    2 Blount     Pit   10
  3 Darden     Cle    2    3 Shell, D.  Pit    9
  4 Edwards    SD     2    4 Gray, D.   NO     9
  5 Brown, C.  TB     2    5 Clayborn   NE     8



  League Leaders:National Football League SACKS

                                                                                 
   1 Hairston   Phi  13      10 Hartenstin Chi   7      19 Pollard    StL   7
   2 Reese      NO   11      11 Baker, A.  Det   7      20 Still      KC    7
   3 Ozdowski   Bal   9      12 Mullaney   Min   7      21 Arneson    StL   7
   4 Grooms     NO    9      13 Lewis, D.  TB    7      22 Hamilton   NE    7
   5 Butz       Was   9      14 Alzado     Cle   7      23 Johnson,G. SD    7
   6 Dean       SD    9      15 Sherk      Cle   7      24 Chambers   TB    6
   7 Moore, D.  NO    8      16 Greenwood  Pit   7      25 Klecko     NYJ   6
   8 Cook       Bal   8      17 Bacon      Was   7      26 Betters    Mia   6
   9 Jones, L.  SD    8      18 Humphrey   Phi   7      27 White, J.  Min   6

     Sack Yards               Hurries
   1 Hairston   Phi   88    1 Humphrey   Phi   20
   2 Reese      NO    83    2 Bacon      Was   17
   3 Cook       Bal   68    3 Klecko     NYJ   17
   4 Ozdowski   Bal   66    4 Hardman    SF    17
   5 Grooms     NO    65    5 Selmon, L. TB    15



  League Leaders:National Football League TACKLES

                                                                                 
   1 Romes      Buf   67      10 Dusek      Was   59      19 Martin, G. NYG   56
   2 Davis, O.  Cle   66      11 Carson     NYG   59      20 Lewis      Dal   55
   3 Williams,  SF    65      12 Bradley, L Det   59      21 Gradishar  Den   55
   4 Foley      Mia   63      13 Brown, D.  Sea   59      22 Reynolds,  LA    55
   5 Gray, J.   GB    63      14 Buchanon   SD    57      23 Reece      NYG   55
   6 Shiver     Bal   62      15 Chapman    NO    57      24 Lawrence   Atl   54
   7 Jackson, T NYG   62      16 Howard     Phi   56      25 Byas       Atl   54
   8 Klecko     NYJ   60      17 McCoy, M.C GB    56      26 Spani      KC    54
   9 Thomas, N. Mia   60      18 Kadish     Buf   56      27 Hicks      KC    54

     Stuffs                   Stuff Yards              Tackles/Game
   1 Brazile    Hou   13    1 Selmon, L. TB    31    1 Romes      Buf  7.4
   2 Selmon, L. TB    12    2 Brazile    Hou   30    2 Davis, O.  Cle  7.3
   3 English    Det   12    3 Culp       Hou   26    3 Williams,  SF   7.2
   4 Gregory    Sea   10    4 Baumhower  Mia   22    4 Gray, J.   GB   7.0
   5 Youngblood LA    10    5 Kadish     Buf   21    5 Griffin, R Cin  7.0

     Forced Fumbles           Safeties
   1 Sherk      Cle    5    1 Shiver     Bal    1
   2 Hartenstin Chi    5    2 Gregory    Cle    1
   3 Rizzo      Den    5    3 Reese      NO     1
   4 Youngblood LA     4    4 Pureifory  Det    1
   5 Nelson, St NE     4    5 Martin, H. Dal    1



  League Leaders:National Football League KICKRETURNS

                      No  Yds  Ave  Lg TD                       No  Yds  Ave  Lg TD
   1 Edwards, J Min   40 1192 29.8 100  2   13 Moody      Buf   31  631 20.4  29  0
   2 Matthews   Oak   39 1051 26.9  95  1   14 Anderson,L Pit   22  446 20.3  45  0
   3 Arnold     Det   13  332 25.5  58  0   15 Turner     Cin   30  603 20.1  92  1
   4 Henry      Phi   26  636 24.5  42  0   16 Hill, D.   LA    32  641 20.0  39  0
   5 Owens      SF    37  852 23.0  92  1   17 Odom       GB    31  613 19.8  27  0
   6 Clark      NE    28  637 22.8  36  0   18 Hall, D.   Cle   35  692 19.8  32  0
   7 Moore      Sea   12  272 22.7  41  0   19 Owens      SD    29  567 19.6  31  0
   8 Nathan     Mia   32  706 22.1  79  0   20 Waltersche Chi   20  387 19.4  33  0
   9 Ragsdale   TB    28  614 21.9  72  0   21 Harper     NYJ   42  799 19.0  58  0
  10 Glasgow    Bal   26  561 21.6  60  0   22 Thompson,  GB    10  189 18.9  39  0
  11 Harrell    StL   11  228 20.7  35  0   23 Hammond    Was   31  585 18.9  40  0
  12 Mauti      NO    35  721 20.6  31  0   24 Ellender   Hou   31  584 18.8  45  0


     Kick Returns             Kick Return Yards        Kick Return Long
  1 Harper     NYJ   42    1 Edwards, J Min  1192   1 Edwards, J Min   100
  2 Edwards, J Min   40    2 Matthews   Oak  1051   2 Matthews   Oak    95
  3 Matthews   Oak   39    3 Owens      SF    852   3 Owens      SF     92
  4 Owens      SF    37    4 Harper     NYJ   799   4 Turner     Cin    92
  5 Pearson, D Atl   36    5 Mauti      NO    721   5 Nathan     Mia    79

     Kick Return Touchdowns
  1 Edwards, J Min     2
  2 Matthews   Oak     1
  3 Owens      SF      1
  4 Turner     Cin     1




  League Leaders:National Football League PUNTRETURNS

                     No Fc  Yds  Ave Lg TD                      No Fc  Yds  Ave Lg TD
   1 Lusby      Cin  21  2  264 12.6 66  1   13 Moody      Buf  25  3  169  6.8 41  1
   2 Smith, JT  KC   30  1  321 10.7 88  1   14 Arnold     Det  28  2  189  6.8 13  0
   3 Schubert   Chi  20 11  208 10.4 83  0   15 Green      Sea  17  6  114  6.7 13  0
   4 Bell, T.   Pit  29  4  279  9.6 32  0   16 Brown, E.  LA   23  7  136  5.9 34  0
   5 Hall, D.   Cle  23  6  213  9.3 16  0   17 Mauti      NO   25  9  145  5.8 14  0
   6 Morgan     NE   13 22  118  9.1 50  1   18 Glasgow    Bal  20  5  114  5.7 15  0
   7 Fuller, M. SD   26  5  230  8.8 16  0   19 Solomon    SF   16  1   86  5.4 27  0
   8 Upchurch   Den  31  2  268  8.6 16  0   20 Scales     NYG   9  0   45  5.0  8  0
   9 Hammond    Was  15 11  118  7.9 20  0   21 Reece      TB   33  1  162  4.9 16  0
  10 Harper     NYJ  18  6  136  7.6 18  0   22 Wilson, St Dal  24  5  117  4.9 12  0
  11 Henry      Phi  25 10  177  7.1 40  0   23 Harrell    StL  23  8  110  4.8 11  0
  12 Nathan     Mia  10  5   68  6.8 15  0   24 Odom       GB   18  1   79  4.4 12  0

     Punt Returns             Fair Catches             Punt Return Yards
  1 Reece      TB    33    1 Morgan     NE    22    1 Smith, JT  KC   321
  2 Upchurch   Den   31    2 Hammond    Was   11    2 Bell, T.   Pit  279
  3 Smith, JT  KC    30    3 Schubert   Chi   11    3 Upchurch   Den  268
  4 Edwards, J Min   30    4 Henry      Phi   10    4 Lusby      Cin  264
  5 Bell, T.   Pit   29    5 Mauti      NO     9    5 Fuller, M. SD   230

     Punt Return Long         Punt Return Touchdowns
  1 Smith, JT  KC    88    1 Smith, JT  KC     1
  2 Schubert   Chi   83    2 Lusby      Cin    1
  3 Lusby      Cin   66    3 Morgan     NE     1
  4 Morgan     NE    50    4 Moody      Buf    1
  5 Moody      Buf   41  



  League Leaders:National Football League KICKING

                     FGA FGM   FG% 40 50 Lg Pts
   1 Thomas     Chi   18  17  94.4  1  0 43  76
   2 Moseley    Was   25  18  72.0  7  2 53  75
   3 Yepremian  NO    16   9  56.3  2  0 43  71
   4 Turner     Den   19  15  78.9  5  0 47  69
   5 Septien    Dal   18  13  72.2  1  1 50  64
   6 Herrera    Sea   14  11  78.6  4  0 45  64
   7 von Schama Mia   16  12  75.0  4  0 48  62
   8 Danmeier   Min   21  12  57.1  2  0 42  60
   9 Breech     Oak   13  11  84.6  3  0 43  57
  10 Bahr, M.   Pit   15   7  46.7  3  0 43  56
  11 Franklin   Phi   17  10  58.8  2  0 48  54
  12 Fritsch    Hou   12  10  83.3  4  2 53  53
  13 Wersching  SF    11   9  81.8  4  1 51  52
  14 Smith      NE    14   9  64.3  4  0 47  51
  15 Cockroft   Cle   10   6  60.0  3  0 42  48
  16 Bahr, C.   Cin    9   7  77.8  2  0 48  47
  17 Corral     LA     7   6  85.7  2  0 43  46
  18 Mazzetti   Atl   14   8  57.1  4  0 48  44
  19 Mike-May,S Bal   12   9  75.0  0  0 33  43
  20 O'Donoghue TB    13   6  46.2  0  0 37  40
  21 Wood       SD     8   5  62.5  1  0 41  39
  22 Ricardo    Det    9   7  77.8  2  0 46  38
  23 Mike-May,N Buf    7   5  71.4  1  0 41  34
  24 Stenerud   KC    10   5  50.0  1  0 46  33
  25 Little     StL    9   5  55.6  1  0 46  32

     Field Goal Attempts      Field Goals Made         Field Goal%
  1 Moseley    Was   25    1 Moseley    Was   18    1 Thomas     Chi  94.4
  2 Danmeier   Min   21    2 Thomas     Chi   17    2 Breech     Oak  84.6
  3 Turner     Den   19    3 Turner     Den   15    3 Fritsch    Hou  83.3
  4 Septien    Dal   18    4 Septien    Dal   13    4 Wersching  SF   81.8
  5 Thomas     Chi   18    5 Danmeier   Min   12    5 Turner     Den  78.9

     Field Goals 40+          Field Goals 50+          Long Field Goals
  1 Moseley    Was    7    1 Moseley    Was    2    1 Moseley    Was   53
  2 Turner     Den    5    2 Fritsch    Hou    2    2 Fritsch    Hou   53
  3 Fritsch    Hou    4    3 Wersching  SF     1    3 Wersching  SF    51
  4 Herrera    Sea    4    4 Septien    Dal    1    4 Septien    Dal   50
  5 von Schama Mia    4                             5 von Schama Mia   48

     Extra Point Attempts     Extra Points Made        Extra Point%
  1 Yepremian  NO    45    1 Yepremian  NO    44    1 Bahr, M.   Pit 100.0
  2 Bahr, M.   Pit   35    2 Bahr, M.   Pit   35    2 Bahr, C.   Cin 100.0
  3 Cockroft   Cle   34    3 Herrera    Sea   31    3 Smith      NE  100.0
  4 Herrera    Sea   32    4 Cockroft   Cle   30    4 Franklin   Phi 100.0
  5 Corral     LA    30    5 Corral     LA    28    5 Fritsch    Hou 100.0



  League Leaders:National Football League PUNTING

                     No Yards Tb 20 Lg Bk  Ave
  1  Grupp      KC   47  2035  3 13 63  1 43.3
  2  Jennings   NYG  65  2775  5 19 54  1 42.7
  3  White, D.  Dal  39  1647  0  6 52  0 42.2
  4  Guy        Oak  33  1391  1 12 53  0 42.2
  5  McInally   Cin  47  1977  1 10 57  0 42.1
  6  Clark, K.  LA   43  1758  4  9 74  1 40.9
  7  Parsley    Hou  42  1709  3  9 56  0 40.7
  8  Evans      Cle  36  1464  0 11 55  1 40.7
  9  Beverly    GB   43  1745  2 17 55  0 40.6
 10  Colquitt   Pit  34  1360  1 14 50  0 40.0
 11  James, J.  Atl  41  1640  2  8 53  1 40.0
 12  Prestridge Den  37  1473  1 12 49  0 39.8
 13  Runager    Phi  40  1587  2 12 57  0 39.7
 14  Weaver     Sea  42  1665  3 12 53  0 39.6
 15  Little     StL  55  2158  1 15 51  0 39.2
 16  Swider     Det  48  1882  0 13 54  0 39.2
 17  Coleman, G Min  44  1725  3 18 49  2 39.2
 18  Ramsey     NYJ  42  1635  2 10 51  0 38.9
 19  Bragg      Was  50  1932  5 12 49  0 38.6
 20  Jackson    Buf  42  1620  1  6 57  0 38.6
 21  Blanchard  TB   36  1388  1  9 50  0 38.6
 22  Parsons    Chi  44  1670  0 13 54  0 38.0
 23  Hare       NE   45  1670  1 12 43  1 37.1
 24  Dilts      Bal  52  1907  7 16 48  1 36.7
 25  Melville   SF   38  1393  4 11 49  0 36.7

     Punts                    Punt Yards               Punts Inside 20
   1 Jennings   NYG   65    1 Jennings   NYG 2775    1 Jennings   NYG   19
   2 Little     StL   55    2 Little     StL 2158    2 Coleman, G Min   18
   3 Dilts      Bal   52    3 Grupp      KC  2035    3 Beverly    GB    17
   4 Bragg      Was   50    4 McInally   Cin 1977    4 Dilts      Bal   16
   5 Swider     Det   48    5 Bragg      Was 1932    5 Little     StL   15

     Touchbacks               Long Punts               Punts Blocked
   1 Dilts      Bal    7    1 Clark, K.  LA    74    1 Coleman, G Min    2
   2 Jennings   NYG    5    2 Grupp      KC    63    2 Grupp      KC     1
   3 Bragg      Was    5    3 West       SD    59    3 Evans      Cle    1
   4 Melville   SF     4    4 Runager    Phi   57    4 Jennings   NYG    1
   5 Clark, K.  LA     4    5 McInally   Cin   57    5 James, J.  Atl    1

     Net Average
   1 Grupp      KC  38.9
   2 McInally   Cin 38.3
   3 Partridge  NO  37.9
   4 Jennings   NYG 37.7
   5 White, D.  Dal 37.1



  League Leaders:National Football League FUMBLES

                                                                                 
   1 Dorsett    Dal  10      10 WilliamsD. Mia   6      19 Staubach   Dal   5
   2 Nathan     Mia  10      11 Dickey     GB    6      20 Simms      NYG   5
   3 Montgomery Phi   9      12 Kramer     Min   6      21 Pastorini  Hou   5
   4 Komlo      Det   9      13 Eckwood    TB    6      22 Thompson,  GB    5
   5 Grogan     NE    8      14 Campbell   Hou   6      23 Washington Bal   5
   6 Anderson,  StL   7      15 Brown, C.  Buf   6      24 Pearson, D Atl   5
   7 Ellender   Hou   7      16 Harris, F. Pit   6      25 Muncie     NO    5
   8 Moody      Buf   6      17 Stabler    Oak   6      26 Mauti      NO    5
   9 Payton     Chi   6      18 Green      Sea   6      27 Hofer      SF    5

     Fumble Recoveries        Recovery Touchdowns
  1 Matthews   Cle    5   1 Baumhower  Mia    2
  2 Staubach   Dal    4   2 Brooks, La LA     1
  3 Griese     Mia    4   3 Parrish    Was    1
  4 Komlo      Det    4   4 Beeson     Sea    1
  5 Baumhower  Mia    4   5 Ambrose    Cle    1



  League Leaders:National Football League SCORING

                      Tot  FG  XP TwoPt  Rush   Rec   Int K-Ret P-Ret  F-TD  Sfty
   1 Payton     Chi    84   0   0     0    14     0     0     0     0     0     0
   2 Muncie     NO     78   0   0     0    12     1     0     0     0     0     0
   3 Thomas     Chi    76  17  25     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
   4 Moseley    Was    75  18  21     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
   5 Yepremian  NO     71   9  44     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
   6 Turner     Den    69  15  24     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
   7 Campbell   Hou    66   0   0     0    11     0     0     0     0     0     0
   8 Septien    Dal    64  13  25     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
   9 Herrera    Sea    64  11  31     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
  10 von Schama Mia    62  12  26     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
  11 Danmeier   Min    60  12  24     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
  12 Jefferson  SD     60   0   0     0     0    10     0     0     0     0     0
  13 Hofer      SF     60   0   0     0     9     1     0     0     0     0     0
  14 Breech     Oak    57  11  24     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
  15 Bahr, M.   Pit    56   7  35     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
  16 Anderson,  StL    54   0   0     0     9     0     0     0     0     0     0
  17 Dorsett    Dal    54   0   0     0     8     1     0     0     0     0     0
  18 Montgomery Phi    54   0   0     0     7     2     0     0     0     0     0
  19 Franklin   Phi    54  10  24     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0
  20 McKnight   KC     54   0   0     0     9     0     0     0     0     0     0
  21 Tyler      LA     54   0   0     0     8     1     0     0     0     0     0
  22 Chandler   NO     54   0   0     0     0     9     0     0     0     0     0
  23 Smith, S.  Sea    54   0   0     0     8     1     0     0     0     0     0
  24 Childs     NO     54   0   0     0     0     9     0     0     0     0     0
  25 Fritsch    Hou    53  10  23     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0

     Field Goals              Extra Points             Two Point Conv
   1 Moseley    Was   18    1 Yepremian  NO    44    1 Yepremian  NO     0
   2 Thomas     Chi   17    2 Bahr, M.   Pit   35    2 Bahr, M.   Pit    0
   3 Turner     Den   15    3 Herrera    Sea   31    3 Herrera    Sea    0
   4 Septien    Dal   13    4 Cockroft   Cle   30    4 Cockroft   Cle    0
   5 von Schama Mia   12    5 Corral     LA    28    5 Corral     LA     0
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