Save the USFL Video Archive

1981 Atlanta Falcons Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 7-9
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Leeman Bennett (7-9)
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
1981 Atlanta Falcons Roster
1981 Atlanta Falcons Results

The Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League ended the 1981 season with a record of 7 wins and 9 losses, finishing second in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference.

The Falcons lit up the scoreboard for 426 points, and the defense yielded 355. Steve Bartkowski triggered the aerial attack, passing for 3,829 yards. William Andrews hauled in 81 passes, while Alfred Jenkins accumulated 1,358 receiving yards.

William Andrews ran for a team-best 1,301 yards for Atlanta.

Tom Pridemore intercepted 7 errant tosses from the opposition.

Leeman Bennett coached the team.

Click on column headings to sort.


Passing:

Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Steve Bartkowski53329755.738297.2305.6234.3703728779.2
Mike Moroski261246.21325.100.013.8220045.7
June Jones3266.7258.300.000.0140092.4
John James100.000.000.000.000039.6
Totals56331155.239867.1305.3244.370 37287

Rushing:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
William Andrews28913014.529 10
Lynn Cain1565423.535 4
James Mayberry18663.711 0
Bo Robinson9242.70
Mike Moroski3175.714 0
Wallace Francis188.01
Ray Strong362.00
Alfred Jackson252.50
Tony Daykin122.00
Steve Bartkowski1120.20
June Jones1-1-1.0-1 0
John James1-7-7.0-7 0
Totals49519654.035 15

Receiving:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
William Andrews817359.170 2
Alfred Jenkins70135819.467 13
Lynn Cain554217.728 2
Alfred Jackson3760416.349 6
Junior Miller3239812.437 3
Wallace Francis3044114.736 4
James Mayberry341.30
Russ Mikeska2168.011 0
Ray Strong199.00
Totals311398612.870 30

Kicking:

Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Mick Luckhurst5151100.0332163.6114
Totals5151100.0332163.6114

Punting:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long
John James87354340.762
Totals87354340.762

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Scott Woerner332788.438 0
Reggie Smith12998.253 0
Kenny Johnson461.50
Tom Pridemore100.00
Totals503837.753 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Reggie Smith47114324.352 0
Scott Woerner1021021.027 0
Blane Gaison34314.324 0
James Mayberry22311.515 0
Totals62141922.952 0

Interceptions:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Pridemore722131.6101 1
Bobby Butler58617.241 0
Kenny Johnson33511.723 0
Earl Jones24221.039 0
Bob Glazebrook22110.518 0
Buddy Curry13535.035 1
Joel Williams12525.025 0
Fulton Kuykendall12020.020 1
Al Richardson199.00
Blane Gaison100.00
Neal Musser100.00
Totals2549419.8101 3

Defense and Fumbles:


Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Mick Luckhurst21510114
Alfred Jenkins1300078
William Andrews10200072
Alfred Jackson06100042
Lynn Cain4200036
Wallace Francis1400030
Junior Miller300018
Kenny Johnson00200012
Joel Williams010006
Fulton Kuykendall10006
Buddy Curry10006
Tom Pridemore010006
Totals15300003402151000426



Football


Football Search

Latest News

Atlanta United signs Free Agent Midfielder Derrick Etienne Jr.
Posted on Wednesday November 30, 2022

ATLANTA  - Atlanta United today announced that it has signed free agent midfielder Derrick Etienne Jr. to a multi-year contract through 2025 with op...

Garth Lagerwey Named President & CEO of Atlanta United FC
Posted on Tuesday November 22, 2022

ATLANTA - Atlanta United FC today announced Garth Lagerwey has been named president and chief executive officer. Lagerwey, most-recently general manag...

Thiago Almada Named to Argentina National Team for 2022 FIFA World Cup
Posted on Thursday November 17, 2022

ATLANTA - Thiago Almada has been named to Argentina's squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup by manager Lionel Scaloni, the Argentina Football Association ...

Latest News

Atlanta Dream Announce 2023 Schedule
Posted on Wednesday November 30, 2022

ATLANTA, Ga. - The WNBA's Atlanta Dream will tip off their 16th season in May 2023, starting the summer on the road against the Dallas Wings on Saturd...

Dream to Select Third in 2023 WNBA Draft
Posted on Friday November 11, 2022

ATLANTA, Ga. - The Atlanta Dream received the No. 3 pick in the 2023 WNBA Draft Lottery presented by State Farm, which aired live on ESPN2 Friday even...

Atlanta Dream's Dan Padover to Serve on USA Basketball National Team Committee
Posted on Tuesday September 06, 2022

ATLANTA, Ga. - Atlanta Dream general manager Dan Padover has been chosen to serve on the USA Women's Basketball National Team Committee.Padover wi...