1976 Buffalo Bills Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 2-12
Finishing 5th in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Jim Ringo (0-9)
Coach: Lou Saban (2-3)
Location: Buffalo, New York
1976 Buffalo Bills Roster
1976 Buffalo Bills Results

The Buffalo Bills of the National Football League ended the 1976 season with a record of 2 wins and 12 losses, finishing fifth in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference.

Buffalo chalked up 245 points, while the defensive squad surrendered 363. O.J. Simpson spearheaded the running game, rushing for a 1,503 yards for the Bills.

Joe Ferguson threw for 1,086 yards. Bob Chandler hauled in 61 balls for 824 yards.

Tony Greene picked off 5 opponent throws.

Jim Ringo and Lou Saban coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Joe Ferguson1517449.010867.296.010.758118090.0
Gary Marangi2328235.39984.373.0166.9392216630.8
Totals38315640.720845.4164.2174.458 33246


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
O.J. Simpson29015035.275 8
Jeff Kinney1164754.122 1
Gary Marangi392305.921 2
Roland Hooks251164.624 0
Joe Ferguson18814.519 0
Vic Washington22653.010 0
Eddie Ray24562.30
Darnell Powell11403.620 0
Jim Braxton100.00
Bob Chandler100.00
Emmett Edwards100.00
Totals54825664.775 11


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bob Chandler6182413.558 10
O.J. Simpson2225911.843 1
Paul Seymour1616910.622 0
John Holland1529919.958 2
Jeff Kinney14785.615 0
Reuben Gant1226321.939 3
Roland Hooks67212.028 0
Vic Washington3299.711 0
Eddie Ray3268.715 0
Emmett Edwards25326.546 0
Darnell Powell166.00
Mike Montler166.00
Totals156208413.458 16


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
George Jakowenko242187.5171270.657
Benny Ricardo22100.04125.05
John Leypoldt33100.030.03


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Marv Bateman86367842.878

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Keith Moody1616610.467 1
Roland Hooks11454.112 0
John Holland4112.80
Bob Gaddis166.00
Roscoe Word1-8-8.0-8 0
Totals332206.767 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Keith Moody2660523.341 0
Roland Hooks2352122.779 0
Darnell Powell410125.226 0
Mike Holmes49022.526 0
Tom Ruud66811.317 0
Vic Washington36321.027 0
John Holland46215.519 0
Roscoe Word23618.019 0
Bo Cornell23216.018 0
Bob Gaddis11616.016 0
Totals75159421.379 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tony Greene513527.0101 1
Keith Moody36321.044 0
Doug Jones351.70
Dan Jilek23316.528 0
Mario Clark22110.521 0
Dwight Harrison11818.018 0
John Skorupan11313.013 0
Sherman White155.00
Merv Krakau100.00
Totals1929315.4101 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
Bob Chandler01000060
George Jakowenko1221057
O.J. Simpson8100054
Reuben Gant300018
John Holland200100018
Gary Marangi200012
Jeff Kinney100006
Tony Greene10006
Keith Moody1000006
Benny Ricardo1205
John Leypoldt0303


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