1983 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Roster

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 2-14
Finishing 5th in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: John McKay (2-14)
Location: Tampa, Florida
1983 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Statistics
1983 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Results

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League ended the 1983 season with a record of 2 wins and 14 losses, finishing fifth in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference.

Tampa Bay stumbled, scoring only 241 points, while the defense allowed 380. Jack Thompson threw for 2,906 yards. James Wilder led pass catchers, catching 57 balls, while Kevin House contributed 769 receiving yards. Gerald Carter was targeted regularly, too.

James Wilder rushed for a team-high 640 yards for the Buccaneers.

Beasley Reece intercepted 6 opponent throws. Lee Selmon topped the defensive unit with 11 quarterback sacks.

John McKay coached the team.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
69Hasson ArbubakrrDEDecember 9, 19606'4"250Pasadena CCNewark, NJ USA161
46Adger ArmstrongFBJune 21, 19576'0"213Texas A&MHouston, TX USA115
82Jerry BellTEMarch 7, 19596'5"230Arizona St.Derby, CT USA166
83Theo BellWRDecember 21, 19536'0"185ArizonaBakersfield, CA USA164
52Scot BrantleyRILBFebruary 24, 19586'1"230FloridaChester, SC USA1615
80Gene BrantonWRNovember 23, 19606'4"223Texas SouthernTampa, FL USA10
34Cedric BrownFSMay 6, 19546'1"199Kent St.Columbus, OH USA87
77Glenn BujnochGDecember 20, 19536'5"260Texas A&MHouston, TX USA62
78John CannonLDEJuly 30, 19606'5"260William & MaryLong Branch, NJ USA1411
3Bill CapeceKApril 1, 19595'7"170Florida St.Miami, FL USA150
87Gerald CarterWRJune 19, 19576'1"190Texas A&MBryan, TX USA169
28Mel CarverRBJuly 14, 19595'11"221UNLVPensacola, FL USA169
23Jeremiah CastilleLCBJanuary 15, 19615'10"175AlabamaColumbus, GA USA157
20Neal ColzieDBFebruary 28, 19546'2"200Ohio St.Fitzgerald, GA USA53
33Mark CotneySSJune 26, 19526'0"204New Mex. HighlandsAltus, OK USA1212
58Jeff DavisLILBJanuary 26, 19606'0"230ClemsonGreensboro, NC USA1514
62Sean FarrellRGMay 25, 19606'3"260Penn St.Southampton, NY USA109
5Frank GarciaPJune 5, 19576'0"205Arizona St.Tucson, AZ USA160
88Jimmie GilesTENovember 8, 19546'3"239Alcorn St.Natchez, MS USA119
11Jerry GolsteynQBAugust 6, 19546'4"207Northern IllinoisWest Allis, WI USA53
53Hugh GreenROLBJuly 27, 19596'2"225PittsburghNatchez, MS USA1615
60Randy GrimesCJuly 20, 19606'4"270BaylorTyler, TX USA1510
59Andy HawkinsLOLBMarch 31, 19586'2"225Texas A&M-KingsvilleBay City, TX USA65
8Bob HewkoQBJune 8, 19606'3"195FloridaAbington, PA USA20
21John HoltLCBMay 14, 19595'11"180West Texas A&MLawton, OK USA1616
89Kevin HouseWRDecember 20, 19576'1"181Southern IllinoisSt. Louis, MO USA1616
56Cecil JohnsonLBAugust 19, 19556'2"230PittsburghMiami, FL USA51
51Ed JudieLOLBJuly 6, 19596'2"231Northern ArizonaTyler, TX USA1110
7Jeff KomloQBJuly 30, 19566'2"200DelawareCheverly, MD USA20
29Sandy LaBeauxDBAugust 22, 19616'2"210Cal State-HaywardSan Antonio, TX USA30
57Jim LeonardGOctober 19, 19576'3"258Santa ClaraSanta Cruz, CA USA151
76David LoganNTOctober 25, 19566'2"250PittsburghPittsburgh, PA USA1616
64Quentin LowryLBNovember 11, 19576'2"232Youngstown St.Cleveland, OH USA60
43Terdell MiddletonRBApril 8, 19556'0"198MemphisMemphis, TN USA70
24Tom MorrisDBApril 2, 19605'11"175Michigan St.Anniston, AL USA120
1Michael MortonKRFebruary 6, 19605'8"180UNLVBirmingham, AL USA160
44Dwayne O'SteenDBDecember 20, 19546'1"193CaliforniaLos Angeles, CA USA30
86Jim ObradovichTEApril 2, 19536'2"225USCLos Angeles, CA USA165
26James OwensRBJuly 5, 19555'11"192UCLASacramento, CA USA125
75Dave ReavisLTJune 19, 19506'5"257ArkansasNashville, TN USA1511
43Beasley ReeceFSMarch 18, 19546'1"193North TexasWaco, TX USA98
66Booker ReeseLDESeptember 20, 19596'0"260Bethune-CookmanJacksonville, FL USA167
74Gene SandersLTNovember 10, 19566'3"273WashingtonNew Orleans, LA USA127
63Lee SelmonRDEOctober 20, 19546'3"256OklahomaEufaula, OK USA1413
22Johnny SmithDBSeptember 7, 19575'9"183LamarCrockett, TX USA161
72Ray SnellLGFebruary 24, 19586'4"262WisconsinBaltimore, MD USA96
55Danny SpradlinLBMarch 3, 19596'1"235TennesseeDetroit, MI USA162
65Dave StallsDE-DT-NTSeptember 19, 19556'5"250Northern ColoradoMadison, WI USA60
70Kelly ThomasRTSeptember 9, 19606'6"270USCLynwood, CA USA1412
41Norris ThomasDBMay 3, 19546'0"180Southern MissInverness, MS USA100
14Jack ThompsonQBMay 19, 19566'3"217Washington St.Tutuwila, American Samoa1413
56Robert ThompsonLBFebruary 4, 19606'3"227MichiganChicago, IL USA101
81Andre TylerPRJuly 17, 19596'0"180StanfordTucson, AZ USA140
2David WarnkeKDecember 30, 19605'11"185Augsburg10
40Mike WashingtonRCBJuly 1, 19536'2"197AlabamaMontgomery, AL USA1010
90Brad WhiteNT-DTAugust 18, 19586'2"256TennesseeRexburg, ID USA160
32James WilderFBMay 12, 19586'3"225MissouriSikeston, MO USA1010
50Steve WilsonCMay 19, 19546'4"265GeorgiaFort Sill, OK USA1010
85Mark WitteTEDecember 3, 19596'3"236North TexasCorpus Christi, TX USA162
54Richard WoodLBMay 31, 19536'2"224USCElizabeth, NJ USA161
68George YarnoLGAugust 12, 19576'2"260Washington St.Spokane, WA USA1411