1983 Cleveland Browns Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 9-7
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Sam Rutigliano (9-7)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
1983 Cleveland Browns Roster
1983 Cleveland Browns Results

The Cleveland Browns of the National Football League ended the 1983 season with a record of 9 wins and 7 losses, finishing second in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference.

The Browns racked up 356 points, and the defensive squad allowed 342. Brian Sipe led the charge, passing for 3,566 yards. Ozzie Newsome snagged 89 passes for 970 yards.

Mike Pruitt ran for a team-leading 1,184 yards for Cleveland.

Tom Cousineau intercepted 4 errant tosses from the opposition. Clay Matthews sacked quarterbacks 6 times.

Sam Rutigliano coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Brian Sipe49629158.735667.2265.2234.6662723379.1
Paul McDonald683247.13415.011.545.92763842.6
Dwight Walker3133.3258.300.0133.3250025.0
Totals56732457.139326.9274.8284.966 33271


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mike Pruitt29311844.027 10
Boyce Green1044974.829 3
Dwight Walker191005.315 0
Brian Sipe26562.20
Johnny Davis13423.216 0
Bobby Jones11919.019 0
Paul McDonald3175.710 0
Harry Holt382.70
Dino Hall122.00
Willis Adams122.00
Rocky Belk1-5-5.0-5 0
Totals46519224.129 13


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ozzie Newsome8997010.966 6
Dave Logan3762716.934 2
Bobby Jones3650714.132 4
Mike Pruitt301575.221 2
Harry Holt2942014.548 3
Dwight Walker292739.435 1
Boyce Green251676.733 1
Willis Adams2037418.759 2
Ricky Feacher1321716.742 3
Rocky Belk514128.264 2
Johnny Davis5204.010 0
Dino Hall4338.218 0
Doug Dieken11414.014 1
Tim Stracka11212.012 0
Totals324393212.166 27


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Matt Bahr403895.0242187.5101
Steve Cox11100.03


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Jeff Gossett70285440.860

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dino Hall392847.319 0
Dwight Walker3268.713 0
Totals423107.419 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dwight Walker2962721.638 0
Boyce Green1735020.630 0
Dino Hall1123721.528 0
Vagas Ferguson23618.027 0
Scott Nicolas22914.515 0
Johnny Davis188.00
Bill Contz133.00
Totals63129020.538 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Cousineau44711.815 0
Chip Banks39531.765 1
Mike Whitwell36722.328 0
Hanford Dixon34113.735 0
Lawrence Johnson200.00
Clarence Scott200.00
Clinton Burrell200.00
Rod Perry12121.021 0
Al Gross11818.018 0
Bob Golic177.01
Totals2229613.565 2


Player No. Yds Avg.
Clay Matthews6.00.0
Elvis Franks5.00.0
Reggie Camp4.50.0
Chip Banks4.00.0
Tom Cousineau4.00.0
Bob Golic3.50.0
Dave Puzzuoli2.00.0
Mike Whitwell1.00.0
Keith Baldwin1.00.0
Hanford Dixon1.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Matt Bahr21380101
Mike Pruitt10200072
Ozzie Newsome600036
Boyce Green31000024
Bobby Jones0400024
Harry Holt0300018
Ricky Feacher300018
Rocky Belk0200012
Dave Logan200012
Willis Adams0200012
Dwight Walker01000006
Chip Banks10006
Bob Golic10006
Doug Dieken10006
Steve Cox1003


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