1973 Cincinnati Bengals Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-4
Finishing 1st in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: Paul Brown (10-4)
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
1973 Cincinnati Bengals Roster
1973 Cincinnati Bengals Results

The Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League ended the 1973 season with a record of 10 wins and 4 losses, finishing first in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The Bengals racked up 286 points, while the defense allowed 231. Essex Johnson carried the ball for a team-best 997 yards for Cincinnati, and Boobie Clark also aided the ground game.

Ken Anderson threw for 2,428 yards. Boobie Clark grabbed 45 passes, while Isaac Curtis accumulated 843 receiving yards.

Tommy Casanova intercepted 4 opponent throws.

Paul Brown coached the team. The 1973 Cincinnati Bengals 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
Ken Anderson32917954.424287.4185.5123.6782416381.2
Greg Cook3133.3113.700.000.0110045.1
Totals33218054.224397.3185.4123.678 24163


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Essex Johnson1959975.146 4
Boobie Clark2549883.926 8
Lenvil Elliott221225.515 1
Ken Anderson26973.717 0
Joe Wilson10393.911 0
Reece Morrison3113.70
Dave Lewis3-7-2.30
Isaac Curtis2-11-5.50
Totals51522364.346 13


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Isaac Curtis4584318.777 9
Boobie Clark453477.739 0
Bob Trumpy2943515.053 5
Essex Johnson2835612.778 3
Charlie Joiner1321416.526 0
Bruce Coslet912313.718 0
Chip Myers77711.018 0
Tim George22814.019 0
Lenvil Elliott11212.012 1
Reece Morrison144.00
Totals180243913.678 18


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Horst Muhlmann323196.9312167.794


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Dave Lewis68279041.060

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lemar Parrish252008.047 0
Tommy Casanova151197.927 0
Lyle Blackwood4123.00
Dave Lewis122.00
Totals453337.447 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bernard Jackson2152024.841 0
Joe Wilson817321.627 0
Lemar Parrish714320.429 0
Dave Lewis24020.027 0
Bruce Coslet100.00
Totals3987622.541 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tommy Casanova4338.216 0
Bill Bergey35016.722 0
Al Beauchamp341.30
Neal Craig25226.030 0
Lemar Parrish2105.010 0
Ken Riley221.00
Ken Avery11515.015 0
Bernard Jackson100.00
Totals181669.230 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
Horst Muhlmann2131094
Isaac Curtis0900054
Boobie Clark8000048
Essex Johnson4300042
Bob Trumpy500030
Lenvil Elliott1100012
Lemar Parrish00010006


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