1992 Albany Firebirds Statistics

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 5-5
Finishing 3rd in the Arena League's North Division
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Quarterfinal
Coach: Rick Buffington (5-5)
Location: Albany, New York
Attendance: 62,907, Avg. 12,581 in 5 home dates
1992 Albany Firebirds Roster
1992 Albany Firebirds Results

The Albany Firebirds of the Arena Football League ended the 1992 season with a record of 5 wins and 5 losses, finishing third in the Arena League's North Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

Albany scored 422 points, while the defensive squad yielded 416. Tom Porras tossed for 2,470 yards. Fred Gayles paced all receivers, snagging 69 passes for 694 yards.

Rodney Smith ran for a team-best 49 yards for the Firebirds.

Merv Mosely picked off 9 errant tosses from the opposition. Sylvester Bembery sacked opposing passers 6 times, part of an overall team total of 24 sacks.

Rick Buffington coached the team. The 1992 Albany Firebirds lost in the Quarterfinal.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Tom Porras39222557.424706.34010.2174.34154592.1
Eric Hoskins3266.76321.0266.700.03300149.3
Darryl Hammond11100.02626.01100.000.02600158.3
Ed Rubbert300.
Gary Gussman100.000.000.01100.00000.0
Totals40022857.025596.44310.8184.541 545


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rodney Smith11494.5 2
Fred Gayles13191.5 6
Jeff Blankenship12161.3 0
Eric Hoskins4153.8 1
Darryl Hammond199.0 0
Aric Anderson581.6 0
Steve Thonn144.0 0
Tom Porras1220.2 2
Myron Jefferson100.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Fred Gayles6969410.1 9
Jeff Blankenship12161.3 0
Tom Porras1220.2 2
Rodney Smith11494.5 2
Aric Anderson581.6 0
Eric Hoskins4153.8 1
Darryl Hammond199.0 0
Steve Thonn144.0 0
Myron Jefferson100.0 0


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Gary Gussman433581.437924.362

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Fred Gayles2950717.5 0
Myron Jefferson1625816.1 0
Eric Hoskins1023323.3 2
Willie Wood12424.0 0
Merv Mosely11212.0 0
Jeff Blankenship11010.0 0
Steve Thonn11010.0 0
Darryl Hammond122.0 0
Tony Missick100.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Merv Mosely9313.4 0
Myron Jefferson23115.5 0
Darryl Hammond200.0 0
Eric Hoskins12525.0 0
Ozzie Jackson11919.0 0
Chris Dugan11212.0 0
Jeff Blankenship188.0 0


Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF K Blk
Merv Mosely6962148100
Darryl Hammond57.55554100
Chris Dugan4436161210
Jeff Blankenship292583111
Pete Porcelli211940110
Myron Jefferson191743000
Sylvester Bembery19.51671000
Rodney Smith151340130
Aric Anderson15.51271000
Eric Hoskins13.51236000
Isaac Williams101000110
Ozzie Jackson10924000
Mitch Suplee6.5610020
Jeff Neal6.5610000
Tony Missick6521100
Fred Gayles5500100
Eldridge Avery6440000
BT Thompson4.5411000
Ricky Wells4402100
John Chaney4400000
Mike Rhodes1.5110000
Jim Warne1101000
Gary Gussman1100000
Alfred Parker1100000
Steve Thonn0.5010000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Fred Gayles690000090
Gary Gussman0935062
Tom Porras2200024
Rodney Smith22000024
Eric Hoskins112000024