1983 Saskatchewan Roughriders Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 5-11 10
Finishing 5th in the CFL's West Division
Coach: Reuben Berry (4-6)
Coach: Joe Faragalli (1-5)
Location: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
1983 Saskatchewan Roughriders Roster
1983 Saskatchewan Roughriders Results

The Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League ended the 1983 season with a record of 5 wins and 11 losses for 10 points, finishing fifth in the CFL's West Division.

The Roughriders scored 360 points, but the porous defense yielded 536, most in the circuit. John Hufnagel threw for 1,649 yards, while Joe Adams and Homer Jordan threw the ball also. Chris DeFrance led all receivers, hauling in 71 receptions for 1,165 yards.

Mike Washington ran for a team-high 639 yards for Saskatchewan.

Marshall Hamilton snatched 5 opponent throws. Vince Goldsmith topped pass rushers with 20 quarterback sacks.

Reuben Berry and Joe Faragalli coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
John Hufnagel22911650.716497.2104.493.95272.5
Joe Adams20810450.015297.483.862.98875.2
Homer Jordan1729152.913107.6105.852.97185.2
Steve Clarkson4125.0256.200.000.02553.1
Carl Hall22100.0199.500.000.011106.3
Ken Clark4125.010.200.0250.010.0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mike Washington1556394.128 1
Greg Fieger683304.935 2
Homer Jordan301505.023 2
John Hufnagel241425.912 0
Jim Manz9434.80
Joe Adams11333.011 1
John Park4194.810 1
Chris DeFrance11616.016 0
Ray Elgaard273.50
Carl Hall144.00
Mike Kirkley100.00
Totals30613834.535 7


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Chris DeFrance71116516.488 9
Mike Washington454479.944 1
Ron Robinson4469215.741 8
Stewart Fraser3851113.444 1
Dwight Edwards3754414.784 4
Greg Fieger2527511.043 0
Leroy Campbell2138018.171 2
Nate Johnson1528218.856 1
Tim Kearse712117.342 1
Ray Elgaard7415.917 1
Curtis Henderson33311.015 0
Troy Ciochetti14141.041 0
Frank Robinson111.00
Totals315453314.488 28


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Dave Ridgway323196.9352262.91160340056.7903111
Ken Clark11100.011100.0016868.06804


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Ken Clark110521047.410110
Dave Badowich42185844.2661
Stewart Fraser17777.0770

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Fran McDermott493978.130 0
Tim Kearse1520113.468 1
Leroy Campbell211778.419 0
Dwight Edwards141399.942 0
Stewart Fraser131289.834 0
Dave Sidoo177.00
Totals11310499.368 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dwight Edwards2864022.938 0
Fran McDermott1636022.530 0
Nate Johnson726537.911 0
Troy Ciochetti511122.228 0
Steve Johnson37926.336 0
Ray Elgaard35016.725 0
Mike Washington24221.021 0
Mike Emery11515.015 0
Bob Poley155.00
Ron Robinson100.00
Totals67156723.438 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Marshall Hamilton5448.821 0
Steve Dennis46416.028 0
Fran McDermott34314.343 1
Frank Robinson27839.043 0
Andre Jones144.00
Billy McBride100.00
Totals1623314.643 1


Player No. Yds Avg.
Vince Goldsmith20.00.00.0
Karl Morgan10.00.00.0
Eddie Lowe4.00.00.0
Al Johns3.50.00.0
Richard Olsen2.50.00.0
Jerry Friesen1.50.00.0
Duane Galloway1.00.00.0
Fran McDermott1.00.00.0
Mike Samples1.00.00.0
J.C. Pelusi1.00.00.0
Ron Mackey0.50.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Dave Ridgway223114111
Chris DeFrance0900054
Ron Robinson8000048
Dwight Edwards40000024
Ken Clark111014
Tim Kearse1100012
Homer Jordan200012
Greg Fieger2000012
Mike Washington11000012
Leroy Campbell2000012
Stewart Fraser1000018
Ray Elgaard01000018
John Park10006
Vince Goldsmith10006
Nate Johnson100006
Joe Adams10006
Fran McDermott0010006
Dave Badowich0011


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