1983 New England Patriots Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 8-8
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Ron Meyer (8-8)
Location: Foxborough, Massachusetts
1983 New England Patriots Roster
The New England Patriots of the National Football League ended the 1983 season with a record of 8 wins and 8 losses, finishing second in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference.
New England chalked up 274 points, while the solid defense gave up 289. Tony Collins rushed for a team-best 1,049 yards for the Patriots.
Steve Grogan tossed for 2,411 yards. Stanley Morgan paced the receiving corps, catching 58 passes for 863 yards.
Rick Sanford picked off 7 errant tosses from the opposition. Andre Tippett sacked quarterbacks 8.5 times.
Ron Meyer coached the team.
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Regular Season Points For: 274
Regular Season Points Against: 289
|September 4, 1983||Baltimore Colts 29 at New England Patriots 23||L||0-1-0||0-0-0||0-1-0||OT|
|September 11, 1983||New England Patriots 24 at Miami Dolphins 34||L||0-1-0||0-1-0||0-2-0|
|September 18, 1983||New York Jets 13 at New England Patriots 23||W||1-1-0||0-1-0||1-2-0|
|September 25, 1983||New England Patriots 28 at Pittsburgh Steelers 23||W||1-1-0||1-1-0||2-2-0|
|October 2, 1983||San Francisco 49ers 33 at New England Patriots 13||L||1-2-0||1-1-0||2-3-0|
|October 9, 1983||New England Patriots 7 at Baltimore Colts 12||L||1-2-0||1-2-0||2-4-0|
|October 16, 1983||San Diego Chargers 21 at New England Patriots 37||W||2-2-0||1-2-0||3-4-0|
|October 23, 1983||New England Patriots 31 at Buffalo Bills 0||W||2-2-0||2-2-0||4-4-0|
|October 30, 1983||New England Patriots 13 at Atlanta Falcons 24||L||2-2-0||2-3-0||4-5-0|
|November 6, 1983||Buffalo Bills 7 at New England Patriots 21||W||3-2-0||2-3-0||5-5-0|
|November 13, 1983||Miami Dolphins 6 at New England Patriots 17||W||4-2-0||2-3-0||6-5-0|
|November 20, 1983||Cleveland Browns 30 at New England Patriots 0||L||4-3-0||2-3-0||6-6-0|
|November 27, 1983||New England Patriots 3 at New York Jets 26||L||4-3-0||2-4-0||6-7-0|
|December 4, 1983||New Orleans Saints 0 at New England Patriots 7||W||5-3-0||2-4-0||7-7-0|
|December 11, 1983||New England Patriots 21 at Los Angeles Rams 7||W||5-3-0||3-4-0||8-7-0|
|December 18, 1983||New England Patriots 6 at Seattle Seahawks 24||L||5-3-0||3-5-0||8-8-0|