1983 San Francisco 49ers Roster

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-6
Finishing 1st in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Conference Championship
Coach: Bill Walsh (10-6)
Location: San Francisco, California
1983 San Francisco 49ers Statistics
1983 San Francisco 49ers Results

The San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League ended the 1983 season with a record of 10 wins and 6 losses, finishing first in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

The 49ers piled up points with 432 points, and the solid defensive unit surrendered 293. Joe Montana triggered the aerial attack, slinging for 3,910 yards. Dwight Clark topped pass catchers, grabbing 70 passes for 840 yards. Freddie Solomon provided receiving help as well.

Wendell Tyler carried the ball for a team-leading 856 yards for San Francisco, and Roger Craig also contributed to the rushing attack.

Eric Wright picked off 7 opponent throws. Fred Dean led pass rushers with 17.5 quarterback sacks, topping a defense credited with 57 sacks.

Bill Walsh coached the team. The 1983 San Francisco 49ers lost in the Conference Championship.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
68John AyersLGApril 14, 19536'5"258TexasCarrizo Springs, TX USA1616
7Guy BenjaminQBJune 27, 19556'4"210StanfordLos Angeles, CA USA40
44Richard BlackmoreDBAugust 14, 19565'10"174Mississippi St.Vicksburg, MS USA111
76Dwaine BoardRDENovember 29, 19566'5"248North Carolina A&TUnion Hall, VA USA1613
57Dan BunzLBOctober 7, 19556'4"226California-RiversideRoseville, CA USA90
6Matt CavanaughQBOctober 27, 19566'2"212PittsburghYoungstown, OH USA50
78John ChomaG-C-TFebruary 9, 19556'5"261VirginiaCleveland, OH USA60
87Dwight ClarkWRJanuary 8, 19576'4"212ClemsonKinston, NC USA1613
47Tim CollierDBMay 31, 19546'0"172Texas A&M-CommerceDallas, TX USA104
89Earl CooperRB-TESeptember 17, 19576'2"227RiceGiddings, TX USA160
33Roger CraigFBJuly 10, 19606'0"222NebraskaDavenport, IA USA1613
51Randy CrossRGApril 25, 19546'3"259UCLABrooklyn, NY USA1616
74Fred DeanDEFebruary 24, 19526'3"230Louisiana TechArcadia, LA USA162
62Walt DowningGJune 11, 19566'3"259MichiganCoatesville, PA USA121
50Riki EllisonLILBAugust 15, 19606'2"225USCChristchurch, New Zealand1615
71Keith FahnhorstRTFebruary 6, 19526'6"273MinnesotaSt. Cloud, MN USA1616
54Ron FerrariLBJuly 30, 19596'0"212LakelandSpringfield, IL USA160
81Russ FrancisTEApril 3, 19536'6"240OregonSeattle, WA USA1616
24Rick GervaisSSNovember 4, 19595'11"190StanfordBend, OR USA55
59Willie HarperLOLBJuly 30, 19506'2"215NebraskaToledo, OH USA1616
75John HartyNTDecember 17, 19586'4"260IowaSioux City, IA USA52
22Dwight HicksFSApril 5, 19566'1"190MichiganMount Holly, NJ USA1515
28Tom HolmoeDBMarch 7, 19606'2"190BYULos Angeles, CA USA160
55Bob HornLBFebruary 6, 19546'3"235Oregon St.Salem, OR USA80
50Ed JudieLBJuly 6, 19596'2"231Northern ArizonaTyler, TX USA41
66Allan KennedyTJanuary 8, 19586'7"273Washington St.Vancouver, BC Canada160
67Pete KuglerNTAugust 9, 19596'4"255Penn St.Philadelphia, PA USA1616
45Bobby LeopoldLBOctober 18, 19576'1"215Notre DamePort Arthur, TX USA163
42Ronnie LottLCBMay 8, 19596'0"203USCAlbuquerque, NM USA1514
48Ken McAlisterLB-DBApril 15, 19606'5"220San FranciscoOakland, CA USA40
53Milt McCollLBAugust 28, 19596'6"248StanfordOak Park, IL USA120
43Dana McLemoreKRJuly 1, 19605'10"183HawaiiLos Angeles, CA USA140
32Carl MonroeRBFebruary 20, 19605'8"166UtahPittsburgh, PA USA50
16Joe MontanaQBJune 11, 19566'2"200Notre DameNew Eagle, PA USA1616
38Blanchard MontgomeryLBFebruary 17, 19616'2"236UCLALos Angeles, CA USA113
25Jeff MooreRBAugust 20, 19566'0"195Jackson St.Kosciusko, MS USA150
59Gary MotenLBApril 3, 19616'1"210SMUGalveston, TX USA60
83Renaldo NehemiahWRMarch 24, 19596'1"181MarylandNewark, NJ USA161
3Tom OroszPSeptember 26, 19596'1"204Ohio St.Painesville, OH USA160
77Bubba ParisLTOctober 6, 19606'6"300MichiganLouisville, KY USA1616
65Lawrence PillersLDENovember 4, 19526'4"255Alcorn St.Hazelhurst, MS USA1613
56Fred QuillanCJanuary 27, 19566'5"261OregonWest Palm Beach, FL USA1414
80Eason RamsonTEApril 30, 19566'2"232Washington St.Sacramento, CA USA164
64Jack ReynoldsRILBNovember 22, 19476'1"232TennesseeCincinnati, OH USA1313
30Bill RingFBDecember 13, 19565'10"208BYUDes Moines, IA USA165
61Jesse SapoluCMarch 10, 19616'4"271HawaiiLaie, Western Samoa161
78Daryle SkaugstadNTApril 8, 19576'5"254CaliforniaSeattle, WA USA30
88Freddie SolomonWRJanuary 11, 19535'11"185TampaSumter, SC USA1311
72Jeff StoverDE-DTMay 22, 19586'5"275OregonCorning, CA USA160
79Jim StuckeyDEJune 21, 19586'4"251ClemsonCayce, SC USA163
58Keena TurnerROLBOctober 22, 19586'2"219PurdueChicago, IL USA1514
26Wendell TylerRBMay 20, 19555'10"198UCLAShreveport, LA USA1414
14Ray WerschingKAugust 21, 19505'11"213CaliforniaMondsee, Austria160
40Vince WilliamsRBOctober 24, 19596'0"231OregonTacoma, WA USA10
27Carlton WilliamsonSSJune 12, 19586'0"204PittsburghAtlanta, GA USA98
85Mike WilsonWRDecember 19, 19586'3"213Washington St.Los Angeles, CA USA153
21Eric WrightRCBApril 18, 19596'1"183MissouriSt. Louis, MO USA1615