1985 New Jersey Generals Roster

United States Football League (USFL)
Team Record: 11-7
Finishing 2nd in the USFL's Eastern Conference
Lost Quarterfinal
Coach: Walt Michaels (11-7)
Location: East Rutherford, New Jersey
Attendance: 372,133, Avg. 41,348 in 9 home dates
1985 New Jersey Generals Statistics
1985 New Jersey Generals Results

The New Jersey Generals of the United States Football League ended the 1985 season with a record of 11 wins and 7 losses, finishing second in the USFL's Eastern Conference.

New Jersey netted 418 points, while the defense conceded 378. Herschel Walker piled up yardage, accumulating a 2,411 yards for the Generals.

Doug Flutie threw for 2,109 yards. Herschel Walker grabbed 37 passes, while Sam Bowers accumulated 618 receiving yards. Clarence Collins provided receiving help also.

Kerry Justin picked off 8 errant tosses from the opposition. James Lockette topped the defensive unit with 13 quarterback sacks.

Walt Michaels coached the team. The 1985 New Jersey Generals lost in the Quarterfinal.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
86Marcus AndersonWRJune 12, 19595'11"178TulanePort Arthur, TX USA
28Ross ArmstrongS6'3"195Pennsylvania
Chris BabiniCJanuary 21, 19616'3"272Eastern MichiganDetroit, MI
Gary BarbaroSFebruary 11, 19546'4"203Nicholls St.New Orleans, LA USA
Paul BergmannTEMarch 30, 19616'3"225UCLALos Angeles, CA
50Kyle BorlandLBJuly 5, 19616'3"232WisconsinDenison, IA USA16
89Sam BowersTEDecember 22, 19576'4"250Tennessee St.White Plains, NY USA
85Walter BroughtonRB/WROctober 20, 19625'10"180Jacksonville St.Brewton, AL USA15
74Jim ByrneDE/DTDecember 30, 19586'3"270Wisconsin - La CrosseNew York, NY 18
33Maurice CarthonRBApril 24, 19616'1"225Arkansas St.Chicago, IL USA18
59Maurice ClemmonsLBAugust 10, 19606'1"235Kent StateBluefield, WV
82Clarence CollinsWRFebruary 1, 19626'1"180Illinois St.St. Louis, MO USA18
Russ ComptonCMarch 25, 19556'3"260IndianaBoise, ID
93Charles CookDTMay 13, 19596'3"255Miami (FL)Gainesville, FL USA
23Donnell DanielS/CBFebruary 26, 19626'0"185Southern IllinoisElgin, IL
24Terry DanielsCBDecember 30, 19605'11"181TennesseeSebring, FL
56Jim DumontLBJuly 16, 19616'1"224RutgersBristol, PA USA
21Frank DuncanSNovember 16, 19566'1"190San Francisco St.San Francisco, CA USA
22Doug FlutieQBOctober 23, 19625'10"180Boston Col.Manchester, MD USA1515
90Freddie GilbertDEApril 8, 19626'4"275GeorgiaGriffin, GA USA11
84Marcus HackettWRFebruary 22, 19626'1"190SyracuseGainesville, AL
38Clarence HarmonRBNovember 30, 19555'11"204Mississippi St.Kosciusko, MS USA18
64Wayne HarrisG/TNovember 7, 19616'2"269Mississippi StateWater Valley, MS 18
16Fred HessenQBApril 14, 19606'0"200LaMarchTorrance, CA
29Bill HillCBApril 21, 19595'9"172RutgersNeptune, NJ USA
37Jerry HolmesCBDecember 22, 19576'2"175ChowanNewport News, VA USA14
58Kent HullCJanuary 13, 19616'5"284Mississippi St.Pontotoc, MS USA1818
54Lemont JeffersLBApril 15, 19606'3"220TennesseeNewport, VA
70John JewellGDecember 31, 19596'2"255Kent StateWarren, OH
27Gregg JohnsonSOctober 20, 19586'1"191Oklahoma St.Houston, TX USA18
32Kenneth JohnsonCBDecember 28, 19636'0"185Mississippi St.Weir, MS USA17
47John JoyceLBOctober 12, 19596'1"230ColgateHarrisburg, PA
26Kerry JustinCBMay 3, 19555'11"175Oregon St.New Orleans, LA USA17
80Danny KnightWRMay 30, 19605'11"210Mississippi StateNatchez, MS 18
62Dave LaphamGJune 24, 19526'4"259SyracuseMelrose, MA USA
58Jim LeClairLBOctober 30, 19506'3"234North DakotaSt. Paul, MN USA66
40Weldon LedbetterRBOctober 23, 19606'1"217OklahomaSt. Louis, MO 8
53Bobby LeopoldLBOctober 18, 19576'1"215Notre DamePort Arthur, TX USA13
96James LocketteDEApril 7, 19606'4"259MissouriSt. Louis, MO 18
73Doug MackieTFebruary 18, 19576'4"280Ohio St.Malden, MA USA14
72Lynn MadsenDT/DEAugust 8, 19606'4"260WashingtonBlair, NE USA10
76Don MaggsTNovember 1, 19616'5"287TulaneYoungstown, OH USA1818
75Frank MattiaceDT/DEJanuary 20, 19616'1"264Holy CrossPaterson, NJ USA17
57John MillerLBSeptember 22, 19606'2"218Mississippi St.Oberlin, OH USA
67Russell MitchellTDecember 28, 19606'5"288MississippiEl Campo, TX USA
55Gary MotenLBApril 3, 19616'1"210SMUGalveston, TX USA
78Tony OsbunT/DT/DEMay 1, 19586'4"255MichiganKenton, OH
17Rick PartridgePAugust 26, 19576'1"175UtahOrange, CA USA180
30Rod PeguesRBSeptember 14, 19586'0"204OklahomaGainesville, TX 18
25John PrestonSAugust 28, 19626'0"207TCUDallas, TX USA16
11Ron ReevesQBMarch 4, 19606'2"215Texas TechLubbock, TX 3
9Roger RuzekK/PDecember 17, 19606'1"195Weber St.San Francisco, CA USA180
81Jeff SpekTEOctober 1, 19606'3"240UNLVCalgary, AB Canada17
66Vince StrothTNovember 25, 19606'4"267BYUSan Jose, CA USA1818
34Herschel WalkerRBMarch 3, 19626'1"225GeorgiaWrightsville, GA USA1818
69Emanuel WeaverDTJune 28, 19606'4"260South Carolina St.New Orleans, LA USA12
52Mike WeddingtonLB/DEOctober 9, 19606'4"245OklahomaBelton, TX USA18
71Tom WoodlandDTJanuary 7, 19596'1"270MissouriSt. Louis, MO
Doug WoodwardQBSeptember 12, 19586'3"196PacePeekskill, NY 0
68Kari Yli-RenkoT/GNovember 17, 19596'5"271CincinnatiSudbury, ON


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