1972 Baltimore Colts Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 5-9
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: John Sandusky (4-5)
Coach: Don McCafferty (1-4)
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
1972 Baltimore Colts Roster
1972 Baltimore Colts Results

The Baltimore Colts of the National Football League ended the 1972 season with a record of 5 wins and 9 losses, finishing third in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference.

Baltimore chalked up 235 points, while the defense allowed 252. Don McCauley ran for a team-leading 675 yards for the Colts.

Marty Domres passed for 1,392 yards, and Johnny Unitas spent time under center, too. Tom Mitchell hauled in 40 balls, while Sam Havrilak added 571 receiving yards, while Don McCauley was targeted regularly also.

Charlie Stukes intercepted 5 opponent throws.

John Sandusky and Don McCafferty coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Marty Domres22211551.813926.3115.062.762119676.6
Johnny Unitas1578856.111117.142.563.8631411470.8
Jack Mildren100.
Sam Havrilak100.
Totals38120353.325036.6153.9123.163 25210


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Don McCauley1786753.836 2
Don Nottingham1234663.825 3
Lydell Mitchell452154.814 1
Marty Domres301374.615 1
Tom Matte331374.218 0
Norm Bulaich271094.018 1
Sam Havrilak12726.032 2
Glenn Doughty23316.517 0
Johnny Unitas3155.00
Tom Nowatzke3113.70
Jim O'Brien393.00
Jack Mildren382.70
Tom Mitchell070
Totals46218944.136 10


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Mitchell4049412.434 4
Sam Havrilak3357117.362 4
Don McCauley302568.534 2
Don Nottingham251917.627 0
Lydell Mitchell181478.226 1
Tom Matte1418213.043 1
Jim O'Brien1126323.944 2
Eddie Hinton1114613.363 1
Norm Bulaich9556.110 0
Cotton Speyrer811414.221 0
Glenn Doughty33110.319 0
John Mosier15353.053 0
Totals203250312.363 15


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jim O'Brien2424100.0311341.963
Boris Shlapak44100.080.04


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
David Lee57240042.160

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bruce Laird343038.942 0
Rick Volk5255.00
Jerry Logan4205.00
Totals433488.142 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bruce Laird2984329.173 0
Don McCauley1337729.093 1
Norm Bulaich16262.062 0
Don Nottingham23819.019 0
Jack Mildren111.00
Ted Hendricks100.00
Totals47132128.193 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Charlie Stukes5234.611 0
Rick Volk48621.523 0
Mike Curtis47418.533 1
Jerry Logan44711.820 0
Ray May24321.537 0
Ted Hendricks2136.513 0
Bruce Laird13131.031 0
Lonnie Hepburn11414.014 0
Totals2333114.437 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Jim O'Brien021324075
Sam Havrilak2400036
Don McCauley22100030
Tom Mitchell0400024
Don Nottingham30000018
Lydell Mitchell1100012
Nelson Munsey10006
Eddie Hinton10006
Tom Matte010006
Marty Domres10006
Norm Bulaich1000006
Mike Curtis10006
Boris Shlapak0404