1983 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
1983 Green Bay Packers Roster
1983 Green Bay Packers Results

The Green Bay Packers of the National Football League ended the 1983 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 piled up points with 429 points, but the leaky defense gave up 439. Lynn Dickey directed the offense, passing for 4,458 yards. James Lofton snagged 58 passes for 1,300 yards. John Jefferson, Gerry Ellis and Paul Coffman each contributed to the receiving game also.

Gerry Ellis carried the ball for a team-best 696 yards for Green Bay.

Tim Lewis and John Anderson each snatched 5 opponent throws. Ezra Johnson topped the defensive unit with 14.5 quarterback sacks.

Bart Starr coached the team.

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Passing:

Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Lynn Dickey48428959.744589.2326.6296.0754030787.3
David Whitehurst351851.41494.300.025.71921638.9
Eddie Ivery22100.05025.000.000.03500118.8
Gerry Ellis5240.0316.2120.0120.0200061.3
Totals52631159.146888.9336.3326.175 42323

Rushing:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Gerry Ellis1416964.971 4
Eddie Ivery863404.021 2
Jessie Clark713284.642 0
Mike Meade552013.715 1
Harlan Huckleby501823.620 4
James Lofton9364.013 0
Gary Lewis4164.015 1
Lynn Dickey21120.63
David Whitehurst2-4-2.00
Totals43918074.171 15

Receiving:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
James Lofton58130022.474 8
John Jefferson5783014.636 7
Paul Coffman5481415.174 11
Gerry Ellis5260311.656 2
Phil Epps1831317.445 0
Jessie Clark1827915.575 1
Eddie Ivery161398.717 1
Mike Meade161106.931 2
Gary Lewis1120418.549 1
Harlan Huckleby10878.714 0
Syd Kitson199.00
Totals311468815.175 33

Kicking:

Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jan Stenerud5252100.0262180.8115
Totals5252100.0262180.8115

Punting:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Bucky Scribner69286941.670
Totals69286941.670

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Phil Epps363249.090 1
Johnnie Gray294.50
Cliff Lewis100.00
Estus Hood100.00
Mark Lee1-4-4.0-4 0
Totals413298.090 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Harlan Huckleby4175718.557 0
Tim Lewis2035817.930 0
Johnnie Gray1117816.226 0
Chet Winters3289.312 0
Eddie Ivery11717.017 0
Dave Drechsler111.00
Mark Lee100.00
Syd Kitson100.00
Totals79133916.957 0

Interceptions:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tim Lewis511122.246 0
John Anderson55410.827 1
Mark Lee4235.815 0
Johnnie Gray252.50
Jim Laughlin12222.022 0
Randy Scott11212.012 0
Mike Jolly100.00
Totals1922711.946 1

Sacks:

Player No. Yds Avg.
Ezra Johnson14.50.0
Byron Braggs5.50.0
Mike Douglass5.50.0
John Anderson4.50.0
Charles Johnson3.50.0
Greg Boyd2.00.0
George Cumby2.00.0
Cliff Lewis2.00.0
Richard Turner1.00.0
Ron Spears0.50.0
Totals41.000.0

Defense and Fumbles:


Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Jan Stenerud21520115
Paul Coffman1100066
James Lofton0800048
John Jefferson700042
Gerry Ellis4200036
Harlan Huckleby40000024
Mike Meade1200018
Eddie Ivery21000018
Lynn Dickey300018
Mike Douglass200012
Gary Lewis1100012
Jessie Clark010006
John Anderson10006
Phil Epps010006
Greg Boyd00012
Totals15331001202152001429