1977 Baltimore Colts Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-4
Finishing 1st in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: Ted Marchibroda (10-4)
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
1977 Baltimore Colts Roster
1977 Baltimore Colts Results

The Baltimore Colts of the National Football League ended the 1977 season with a record of 10 wins and 4 losses, finishing first in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The Colts piled up points with 295 points, and the defense allowed 221. Lydell Mitchell ran for a team-leading 1,159 yards for Baltimore.

Bert Jones threw for 2,686 yards. Lydell Mitchell hauled in 71 balls for 620 yards. Raymond Chester and Don McCauley provided receiving help, too.

The sticky-fingered defense manufactured 47 turnovers. Lyle Blackwood intercepted 10 opponent throws.

Ted Marchibroda coached the team. The 1977 Baltimore Colts lost in the Division Playoff.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Bert Jones39322457.026866.8174.3112.8782622180.8
Bill Troup200.000.000.0150.00000.0
Totals39522456.726866.8174.3123.078 26221


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lydell Mitchell30111593.964 3
Ron Lee843464.130 3
Roosevelt Leaks592374.039 3
Don McCauley832342.816 6
Bert Jones281465.222 2
Glenn Doughty2115.516 0
David Lee2-2-1.00
Bill Troup7-8-1.10
Totals56621233.864 17


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lydell Mitchell716208.738 4
Don McCauley514959.734 2
Raymond Chester3155617.978 3
Glenn Doughty2843515.557 4
Freddie Scott1826714.833 2
Roger Carr1119918.145 1
Ron Lee10606.015 0
Roosevelt Leaks33913.026 1
Ricky Thompson11515.015 0
Totals224268612.078 17


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Toni Linhart353291.4261765.483


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
David Lee82314238.359

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Howard Stevens343018.924 0
Lyle Blackwood7223.110 0
Ray Oldham100.00
Totals423237.724 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bruce Laird2454122.535 0
Howard Stevens1121619.637 0
Don McCauley56713.420 0
Lyle Blackwood12424.024 0
Marshall Johnson11515.015 0
Ken Huff11515.015 0
Perry Griggs11212.012 0
Jimmie Kennedy199.00
Sanders Shiver177.00
Wade Griffin166.00
Glenn Doughty100.00
Totals4891219.037 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lyle Blackwood1016316.337 0
Stan White78412.019 0
Bruce Laird35618.722 0
Norm Thompson33913.020 0
Nelson Munsey3258.314 0
Tom MacLeod23718.533 0
Doug Nettles13030.030 0
Ed Simonini100.00
Totals3043414.537 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Toni Linhart1732083
Don McCauley62000048
Lydell Mitchell3400042
Glenn Doughty04000024
Roosevelt Leaks3100024
Raymond Chester300018
Ron Lee3000018
Bert Jones200012
Freddie Scott200012
Robert Pratt10006
Roger Carr10006
Doug Nettles000012