1981 Green Bay Packers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 8-8
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Bart Starr (8-8)
Location: Green Bay, Wisconsin
1981 Green Bay Packers Roster
1981 Green Bay Packers Results

The Green Bay Packers of the National Football League ended the 1981 season with a record of 8 wins and 8 losses, finishing second in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference.

The Packers chalked up 324 points, but the defensive squad allowed 361. Lynn Dickey passed for 2,593 yards. James Lofton paced pass catchers, snagging 71 passes for 1,294 yards, while Gerry Ellis and Paul Coffman contributed to the receiving game as well.

Gerry Ellis carried the ball for a team-best 860 yards for Green Bay.

The opportunistic defense led the way with 54 turnovers, topping in the league. Mark Lee and Maurice Harvey each snatched 6 opponent throws.

Bart Starr coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Lynn Dickey35420457.625937.3174.8154.2754029879.0
David Whitehurst1286651.67926.275.553.946107872.8
Rich Campbell301550.01685.600.0413.32721127.5
Gerry Ellis2150.02311.500.000.0230091.7
Totals51428655.635767.0244.7244.775 52387


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Gerry Ellis1968604.429 4
Harlan Huckleby1393812.722 5
Terdell Middleton531813.434 0
Jim Jensen27792.915 0
Eddie Ivery14725.128 1
David Whitehurst15513.415 1
John Jefferson22211.015 0
Steve Atkins11121.115 0
Lynn Dickey1960.313 0
Eric Torkelson144.00
Aundra Thompson122.00
Totals47816703.534 11


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
James Lofton71129418.275 8
Gerry Ellis654997.746 3
Paul Coffman5568712.529 4
John Jefferson3963216.241 4
Harlan Huckleby272218.239 3
Terdell Middleton12867.227 1
Jim Jensen5499.816 0
Gary Lewis33110.315 0
Aundra Thompson23015.025 0
Fred Nixon22713.519 0
Eddie Ivery2105.00
Ron Cassidy166.00
Karl Swanke122.01
Steve Atkins122.00
Totals286357612.575 24


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jan Stenerud363597.2242291.7101
Rich Wingo11100.01


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Ray Stachowicz82333040.672

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mark Lee201879.494 1
Fred Nixon151187.917 0
Bill Whitaker210.50
Johnnie Gray100.00
Ron Cassidy200.00
Totals403067.694 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mark Lee1427019.331 0
Fred Nixon1222218.525 0
Mike McCoy1122120.136 0
Harlan Huckleby713419.127 0
Terdell Middleton610016.730 0
Paul Coffman37725.752 0
Johnnie Gray22412.019 0
Jim Jensen11515.015 0
John Jefferson133.00
Byron Braggs100.00
Totals58106618.452 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Maurice Harvey621736.253 0
Mark Lee6508.325 0
Estus Hood35919.741 1
Mark Murphy35719.050 0
George Cumby3227.317 0
Mike Douglass3206.713 0
John Anderson3124.00
Mike McCoy22010.016 0
Rich Wingo13838.038 0
Totals3049516.553 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
Jan Stenerud22350101
Harlan Huckleby53000048
James Lofton800048
Gerry Ellis4300042
John Jefferson04000024
Paul Coffman4000024
Estus Hood10006
Eddie Ivery100006
Karl Swanke10006
Mark Lee1000006
Terdell Middleton0100006
David Whitehurst10006
Rich Wingo00101