1980 Cleveland Browns Roster

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 11-5
Finishing 1st in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: Sam Rutigliano (11-5)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
1980 Cleveland Browns Statistics
1980 Cleveland Browns Results

The Cleveland Browns of the National Football League ended the 1980 season with a record of 11 wins and 5 losses, finishing first in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The Browns racked up 357 points, and the defensive squad allowed 310. Brian Sipe directed the offense, passing for 4,132 yards. Mike Pruitt snagged 63 passes, while Dave Logan added 822 receiving yards, while Reggie Rucker, Greg Pruitt and Ozzie Newsome each contributed to the receiving game also.

Mike Pruitt ran for a team-leading 1,034 yards for Cleveland.

Ron Bolton picked off 6 errant tosses from the opposition.

Sam Rutigliano coached the team. The 1980 Cleveland Browns lost in the Division Playoff.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
80Willis AdamsWRAugust 22, 19566'2"194HoustonWeimar, TX USA160
77Lyle AlzadoRDEApril 3, 19496'3"255YanktonBrooklyn, NY USA1615
52Dick AmbroseRILBJanuary 17, 19536'0"235VirginiaNew Rochelle, NY USA1616
24Autry BeamonDBNovember 12, 19536'1"190Texas A&M-CommerceTerrell, TX USA130
28Ron BoltonLCBApril 16, 19506'2"180Norfolk St.Petersburg, VA USA1616
91Henry BradleyNTSeptember 4, 19536'2"261Alcorn St.St. Joseph, LA USA1616
49Clinton BurrellRCBSeptember 4, 19566'1"192LSUFranklin, LA USA1513
12Don CockroftKFebruary 6, 19456'2"195Adams St.Cheyenne, WY USA160
53Bill CowherLBMay 8, 19576'3"225North Carolina St.Pittsburgh, PA USA162
93Ron CrewsNT-DEOctober 9, 19566'4"256Notre DameSpringfield, IL USA160
27Thom DardenFSAugust 28, 19506'2"195MichiganSandusky, OH USA1616
21Oliver DavisDBAugust 29, 19546'1"203Tennessee St.Columbus, GA USA151
64Joe DeLamielleureRGMarch 16, 19516'3"254Michigan St.Detroit, MI USA1613
54Tom DeLeoneCAugust 13, 19506'2"248Ohio St.Ravenna, OH USA1616
73Doug DiekenLTFebruary 12, 19496'5"254IllinoisStreator, IL USA1616
8Johnny EvansPFebruary 18, 19566'1"197North Carolina St.High Point, NC USA160
83Ricky FeacherWRFebruary 11, 19545'10"174Miss. Valley St.Crystal River, FL USA160
20Judson FlintDBJanuary 26, 19576'0"201MemphisFarrell, PA USA130
94Elvis FranksDEJuly 9, 19576'4"252Morgan St.Doucette, TX USA160
50Don GoodeLBJune 21, 19516'2"234KansasHouston, TX USA152
59Charlie HallLOLBDecember 2, 19486'3"220HoustonYoakum, TX USA1616
26Dino HallKRDecember 6, 19555'7"165RowanAtlantic City, NJ USA160
90Marshall HarrisLDEDecember 6, 19556'6"261TCUSan Antonio, TX USA1615
35Calvin HillRBJanuary 2, 19476'4"227YaleBaltimore, MD USA150
56Robert JacksonLILBAugust 7, 19546'1"230Texas A&MHouston, TX USA1414
68Robert JacksonGApril 1, 19536'2"255DukeCharlotte, NC USA144
48Lawrence JohnsonDBSeptember 11, 19575'11"204WisconsinGary, IN USA22
85Dave LoganWRFebruary 2, 19546'4"219ColoradoFargo, ND USA1616
57Clay MatthewsROLBMarch 15, 19566'2"245USCPalo Alto, CA USA1413
16Paul McDonaldQBFebruary 23, 19586'2"185USCMontebello, CA USA150
30Cleo MillerRBSeptember 5, 19525'11"207Ark-Pine BluffGould, AR USA160
55John MohringLBNovember 14, 19566'3"240C.W. PostGlen Cove, NY USA140
82Ozzie NewsomeTEMarch 16, 19566'2"232AlabamaMuscle Shoals, AL USA1616
84McDonald OdenTEMarch 28, 19586'4"234Tennessee St.Franklin, TN USA160
58Cliff OdomLBAugust 15, 19586'2"237Texas-ArlingtonBeaumont, TX USA80
69Joel PattenTFebruary 7, 19586'7"310DukeAugsburg, Germany80
34Greg PruittRBAugust 18, 19515'10"190OklahomaHouston, TX USA169
43Mike PruittFBApril 3, 19546'0"222PurdueChicago, IL USA1616
63Cody RisienRTMarch 22, 19576'7"269Texas A&MBryan, TX USA1616
33Reggie RuckerWRSeptember 21, 19476'2"195Boston Univ.Washington, DC USA1616
22Clarence ScottSSApril 9, 19496'0"190Kansas St.Atlanta, GA USA1616
65Henry SheppardLGNovember 12, 19526'6"255SMUCuero, TX USA1615
72Jerry SherkDTJuly 7, 19486'4"258Oklahoma St.Grants Pass, OR USA11
17Brian SipeQBAugust 8, 19496'1"195San Diego St.San Diego, CA USA1616
79Gerry SullivanT-C-GJanuary 15, 19526'4"250IllinoisOak Park, IL USA160
87Curtis WeathersLB-TESeptember 16, 19566'5"224MississippiMemphis, TN USA100
25Charles WhiteRBJanuary 22, 19585'10"190USCLos Angeles, CA USA147
41Jerry WilkinsonDEFebruary 27, 19566'9"248Oregon St.San Francisco, CA USA70
89Keith WrightPRJanuary 30, 19565'10"172MemphisMercedes, TX USA120



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