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1983 Boston Breakers Roster

United States Football League (USFL)
Team Record: 11-7
Finishing 2nd in the USFL's Atlantic Division
Coach: Dick Coury (11-7)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Attendance: 114,617, Avg. 12,735 in 9 home dates
1983 Boston Breakers Statistics
1983 Boston Breakers Results

The Boston Breakers of the United States Football League ended the 1983 season with a record of 11 wins and 7 losses, finishing second in the USFL's Atlantic Division.

The Breakers ran up 399 points, and the defense surrendered 334. John Walton led the charge, passing for 3,772 yards. Nolan Franz hauled in 62 passes, while Charlie Smith accumulated 1,009 receiving yards.

Richard Crump carried the ball for a team-best 990 yards for Boston.

Woodrow Wilson and Marcus Marek each picked off 4 opponent throws. Ray Phillips, Daryl Wilkerson and Larry McClain each sacked opposing passers 6 times.

Dick Coury coached the team.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
63John AndreoliLBMarch 30, 19606'3"232Holy CrossJacksonville, NC 2
87David BayleTEFebruary 16, 19596'4"228WashingtonNew Orleans, LA 13
Dennis BishopS/CBJuly 2, 19595'9"185CCSF/Illinois
48Matt BradleyLBMay 20, 19606'2"223Penn StateJohnstown, PA 8
78Bruce BranchGAugust 15, 19606'3"258Arizona StateCamden, NJ 2
58Mike BrewingtonLBDecember 4, 19576'3"225East CarolinaGreenville, NC 16
Kenny BrownWRJune 26, 19566'0"182NebraskaCincinnati, OH 1
72Louis BullardTMay 6, 19566'6"265Jackson St.Hernando, MS USA1514
24M.L. CarterCBDecember 9, 19555'9"173Cal State-FullertonBeaufort, SC USA18
1Dario CasarinoPSeptember 30, 19576'7"240WashingtonSt. Helena, CA 100
81Beau CoashTEJune 12, 19606'3"225MiddleburyBronxville, NY 17
Larry CollinsRBAugust 8, 19555'11"189Texas A&M-KingsvilleSan Antonio, TX USA
89Chris CombsTEMarch 17, 19586'4"238New MexicoSan Diego, CA USA11
26Richard CrumpRBFebruary 28, 19556'0"205Northeast OklahomaCairo, GA 18
25Tony DavisRBJanuary 21, 19535'11"212NebraskaTecumseh, NE USA17
57Orlando FlanaganLBSeptember 13, 19606'2"225OklahomaLos Angeles, CA 4
69Jerrell FranklinG/LBMay 4, 19596'3"287Kansas St.Houston, TX USA18
84Nolan FranzWRSeptember 11, 19596'2"185TulaneNew Orleans, LA USA18
Robin GabrielQBOctober 30, 19606'5"203New Mexico
61Jeff GaylordDT/LBOctober 15, 19586'3"255MissouriDes Moines, LA 14
99Robert GeathersDEJuly 3, 19576'7"290South Carolina StateGeorgetown, SC 3
43Louie GiammonaRBMarch 3, 19535'9"180Utah St.St. Helena, CA USA6
54Gary GibsonLBJanuary 31, 19596'3"218ArizonaFullerton, CA 4
55Bill GompfLBApril 6, 19606'2"225Utah18
42Charles HarbisonSOctober 27, 19596'1"185Gardner-WebbGaston County, NC 18
Jimmy HargroveFBNovember 13, 19576'2"228Wake ForestNewton Grove, NC USA
7Mitch HoopesPJuly 8, 19536'1"207ArizonaBisbee, AZ USA60
64Greg HortonG/TJanuary 7, 19516'4"245ColoradoSan Bernardino, CA USA139
38Derek HughesRBSeptember 13, 19596'3"223Michigan StateColumbus, OH 4
62Dan HurleyTApril 16, 19596'3"270NebraskaOmaha, NE 1812
66Billy Don JacksonDT/DEJanuary 29, 19596'3"255UCLASherman, TX 15
32Andy JohnsonRBOctober 18, 19526'0"204GeorgiaAthens, GA USA7
60Brad JohnsonCAugust 18, 19596'3"270NebraskaHarvard, NE 4
39Dennis JohnsonFBFebruary 26, 19566'3"220Mississippi St.Weir, MS USA13
23Lyndell JonesCBMarch 18, 19595'9"175HawaiiSeattle, WA USA76
50Mike KatolinCJanuary 30, 19586'3"255San Jose St.Pasadena, CA USA176
71Oudious LeeDTJune 14, 19566'1"253NebraskaOmaha, NE USA184
32Frank LockettWR/RBJune 1, 19576'0"200NebraskaIndependence, LA USA13
40Terry LoveSAugust 25, 19586'2"205Murray St.Forrest City, AR USA14
56Marcus MarekLBJanuary 8, 19616'2"225Ohio StateMasury, OH 1818
Ira MatthewsWRAugust 23, 19575'8"175WisconsinRockford, IL USA5
5Tim MazzettiKFebruary 1, 19566'1"175PennsylvaniaSao Paulo, CT Brazil160
73Larry McClainDTDecember 8, 19586'3"255Western CarolinaDillon, SC 14
53Mike McLaughlinCMarch 7, 19566'1"270MassachusettsChicopee, MA 1812
Curt MohlTOctober 12, 19586'4"260UCLAChico, CA 1
59Ben NeedhamLBNovember 19, 19586'4"225MichiganColumbus, OH 1818
74Bob NewtonGAugust 16, 19496'4"257NebraskaPomona, CA USA22
52Ray PhillipsLBMarch 18, 19546'4"224NebraskaFordyce, AR USA1818
68Ernie PriceDE/DTSeptember 20, 19506'4"248Texas A&M-KingsvilleCorpus Christi, TX USA17
65Gerry RaymondGJune 6, 19596'3"265Boston CollegeLewiston, ME 1818
36Joe ResticS/PAugust 23, 19576'3"190Notre DameProvidence, RI 18
51Bill RoeLB/DTFebruary 6, 19586'3"233ColoradoSouth Bend, IN USA16
74Ernie RogersTFebruary 28, 19576'6"260RiceCleveland, TX 1
67John SchmedingGDecember 27, 19556'4"265Boston CollegePassaic, NJ 1
83Charlie SmithWRJuly 26, 19506'1"185Grambling St.Monroe, LA USA18
22Tim SmithSAugust 17, 19576'2"195Oregon StateRiverside, CA 18
70Pat StaubTMarch 11, 19556'2"255TempleHanover, PA 8
33Anthony SteelsRBJanuary 8, 19595'9"200NebraskaSacramento, CA USA15
88Dwayne StrozierDB/WRJuly 1, 19586'1"195ArizonaFlint, MI 3
88Marcus TarverLBApril 23, 19606'0"215HawaiiSan Diego, CA 3
38Billy TaylorRBJuly 6, 19566'0"215Texas TechSan Antonio, TX USA10
Sandro VitielloKFebruary 21, 19586'2"197MassachusettsBroccastella, Italy
10John WaltonQBOctober 4, 19476'2"210Elizabeth City St.Elizabeth City, NC USA1716
75Daryl WilkersonDE/DTSeptember 25, 19586'4"255HoustonHouston, TX USA17
20Woodrow WilsonCBSeptember 10, 19565'10"183North Carolina StateHampton, VA 1818
18Doug WoodwardQBSeptember 12, 19586'3"196PacePeekskill, NY 52