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1982 Houston Oilers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 1-8
Finishing 4th in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Ed Biles (1-8)
Location: Houston, Texas
1982 Houston Oilers Roster
1982 Houston Oilers Results

The Houston Oilers of the National Football League ended the 1982 season with a record of 1 wins and 8 losses, finishing fourth in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference.

Houston racked up 136 points, while the leaky defense yielded 245. Gifford Nielsen passed for 1,005 yards. Dave Casper hauled in 36 passes for 573 yards.

Earl Campbell ran for a team-leading 538 yards for the Oilers.

Jesse Baker sacked quarterbacks 7.5 times, leading the way for a team which created 30 sacks.

Ed Biles coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Gifford Nielsen1618754.010056.263.785.046129264.8
Archie Manning1256652.88777.064.864.8542721671.3
Earl Campbell100.000.000.01100.00000.0
Totals28715353.318826.6124.2155.254 39308


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Earl Campbell1575383.422 2
Archie Manning13856.524 0
Stan Edwards15583.90
Donnie Craft18422.310 3
Gifford Nielsen9374.10
Adger Armstrong8151.90
Harold Bailey11313.013 0
Dave Casper294.50
Gary Allen221.00
Totals2257993.624 5


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dave Casper3657315.938 6
Harold Bailey2636714.127 0
Donnie Craft2323010.049 1
Mike Renfro2129514.054 3
Earl Campbell181307.246 0
Adger Armstrong12756.214 0
Stan Edwards9535.921 0
Mike Holston511623.238 1
Gary Allen23517.523 1
Rich Thomaselli188.00
Totals153188212.354 12


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Florian Kempf181688.96466.728


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
John James31126040.656
Cliff Parsley2492638.651

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Carl Roaches191045.525 0
Totals191045.525 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Carl Roaches2144121.045 0
Gary Allen1529219.538 0
Willie Tullis59118.228 0
Tim Wilson24020.026 0
Avon Riley12727.027 0
Rich Thomaselli177.00
Totals4589820.045 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Robert Brazile13131.031 0
Vernon Perry188.00
Gregg Bingham188.00
Totals34715.731 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 Casper0600036
Florian Kempf416028
Donnie Craft3100024
Mike Renfro300018
Earl Campbell2000012
Mike Holston10006
Gary Allen0100006
Mike Reinfeldt10006


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