1996 Iowa Barnstormers Statistics

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 12-2
Finishing 1st in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference
Postseason: 2-1 Lost Championship
Coach: John Gregory (12-2)
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
Attendance: 78,866, Avg. 11,267 in 7 home dates
1996 Iowa Barnstormers Roster
1996 Iowa Barnstormers Results

The Iowa Barnstormers of the Arena Football League ended the 1996 season with a record of 12 wins and 2 losses, finishing first in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-1.

Iowa piled up points with 712 points, while the defense allowed 601. Kurt Warner led the charge, passing for 3,336 yards. Willis Jacox led pass catchers, snagging 85 receptions for 1,199 yards.

Willis Jacox carried the ball for a team-high 71 yards for the Barnstormers, while Andy Chilcote also buoyed the ground attack.

Leonard Conley intercepted 3 opponent throws. Steve Houghton and Ron Moran each topped the defensive unit with 4 sacks, leading the way for a team which created 22 sacks.

John Gregory coached the team. The 1996 Iowa Barnstormers lost in the Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Kurt Warner42225961.433367.96114.5153.64513122110.9
Ron Lopez341955.93259.638.825.93831793.4
Totals45627861.036618.06414.0173.745 16139


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Willis Jacox28712.5 3
Andy Chilcote35641.8 13
Ron Moran32521.6 5
Leonard Conley4307.5 0
Kurt Warner2170.3 7
Ron Lopez231.5 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Willis Jacox85119914.1 24
Leonard Conley5463311.7 8
Chris Spencer4757612.3 9
Lamart Cooper3555916.0 10
Ryan Murray2124811.8 7
Harold Jasper1214612.2 4
Carlos James911212.4 1
Andy Chilcote56813.6 0
Ron Moran35317.7 1
Larry Blue23216.0 0
Tony Young22010.0 0
Toney Catchings11313.0 0


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Mike Black837995.2391743.6130

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Willis Jacox58114919.8 3
Leonard Conley1428720.5 0
Carlos James3248.0 1
Chris Spencer2126.0 0
Lamart Cooper166.0 0
Larry Blue144.0 0
Ryan Murray341.3 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Leonard Conley3279.0 0
Todd Harrington26532.5 0
Chris Spencer2168.0 0
Carlos James284.0 0
Lamart Cooper200.0 0
Harold Jasper155.0 0
Larry Blue100.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg.
Ron Moran4.00.0
Steve Houghton4.00.0
Andy Chilcote3.00.0
David Bush2.00.0
Toney Catchings2.00.0
Rick Schaaf2.00.0
Garry Howe1.00.0
Ryan Murray1.00.0
Matt Eller1.00.0
Matt Steeple1.00.0
Larry Blue1.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF K Blk
Weyland Harding676469111
Carlos James54.551713000
Todd Harrington5650125100
Andy Chilcote42.53893311
Leonard Conley33.53079100
Ron Moran30.52852111
Chris Spencer25.52271230
Toney Catchings22.51972210
David Bush22.51891120
Lamart Cooper201762000
Matt Eller191743202
Ryan Murray121040000
Larry Blue10.5936100
Calvin Shakoor9823000
Rick Schaaf9740000
Harvie Herrington6521000
Garry Howe6440000
Steve Houghton5.5433101
Mike Black4400000
Harold Jasper3.5310000
Matt Steeple2200000
Tony Young2200000
Ron Lopez1100000
Willis Jacox1100000
Kurt Warner1100000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Willis Jacox32430000180
Mike Black017790130
Andy Chilcote130000078
Lamart Cooper100000060
Chris Spencer90000054
Leonard Conley080000048
Kurt Warner7000042
Ryan Murray70000042
Ron Moran51000036
Harold Jasper4000024
Carlos James11000012