1971 New England Patriots Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 6-8
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: John Mazur (6-8)
Location: Foxborough, Massachusetts
1971 New England Patriots Roster
1971 New England Patriots Results

The New England Patriots of the National Football League ended the 1971 season with a record of 6 wins and 8 losses, finishing third in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference.

The Patriots netted 238 points, but the defense yielded 325. Carl Garrett rushed for a team-best 784 yards for New England.

Jim Plunkett threw for 2,158 yards. Randy Vataha caught 51 passes for 872 yards.

Larry Carwell intercepted 5 errant tosses from the opposition.

John Mazur coached the team.

Click on column headings to sort.


Passing:

Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Jim Plunkett32815848.221586.6195.8164.9883631968.6
Bob Gladieux2150.04824.000.000.0480095.8
Totals33015948.222066.7195.8164.888 36319

Rushing:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Carl Garrett1817844.338 1
Jim Nance1294633.650 5
Jim Plunkett452104.716 0
Bob Gladieux371754.731 0
Jack Maitland13251.91
Eric Crabtree2115.518 0
Odell Lawson881.00
Hubie Bryant410.20
Totals41916774.050 7

Receiving:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Randy Vataha5187217.188 9
Carl Garrett2226512.080 1
Jim Nance18955.312 0
Ron Sellers1422215.949 3
Hubie Bryant1421215.148 1
Tom Beer1219115.931 3
Roland Moss912413.820 1
Eric Crabtree912013.331 1
Bob Gladieux66010.025 0
Reggie Rucker22412.019 0
Alfred Sykes11515.015 0
Jack Maitland166.00
Totals159220613.988 19

Kicking:

Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Charlie Gogolak2828100.0211257.164
Totals2828100.0211257.164

Punting:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Tom Janik87324937.358
Totals87324937.358

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Carl Garrett812415.550 0
Hubie Bryant10242.416 0
Rickie Harris5193.80
Ron Gardin4143.50
Bob Gladieux400.00
Totals311815.850 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Carl Garrett2453822.437 0
Ron Gardin1432122.934 0
Hubie Bryant1025225.245 0
Bob Gladieux68514.220 0
Odell Lawson24723.525 0
Reggie Rucker24522.521 0
Jack Maitland24020.021 0
Irvin Mallory11919.019 0
Halvor Hagen177.00
Don Webb100.00
Tom Janik100.00
Totals64135421.245 0

Interceptions:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Larry Carwell57214.453 1
Steve Kiner4256.214 0
John Outlaw38929.760 1
Randy Beverly2199.519 0
Jim Cheyunski12424.024 0
Totals1522915.360 2

Defense and Fumbles:


Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Charlie Gogolak1228064
Randy Vataha900054
Jim Nance5000030
Tom Beer300018
Ron Sellers300018
Roland Moss1100012
Carl Garrett110000012
Jack Maitland1000006
Larry Carwell10006
Hubie Bryant01000006
Eric Crabtree010006
John Outlaw10006
Totals7190002011228000238



Football


Recent Updates

Football Search

Latest News

Revolution Score Late to Earn 3-2 Win at FC Cincinnati
Posted on Saturday May 21, 2022

CINCINNATI - The New England Revolution (4-5-3, 15 pts.) defeated FC Cincinnati (6-6-1, 19 pts.), 3-2, at TQL Stadium on Saturday in a match delayed 7...

Revolution's Matt Turner Named to U.S. Men's National Team Roster for Final Home Matches Before 2022 FIFA World Cup
Posted on Friday May 20, 2022

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - New England Revolution goalkeeper Matt Turner has been named to the U.S. Men's National Team roster for the USA's final set of hom...

Revolution Visit FC Cincinnati on Saturday
Posted on Friday May 20, 2022

CINCINNATI - The New England Revolution (3-5-3; 12 pts.) will visit FC Cincinnati (6-5-1; 19 pts.) on Saturday night at TQL Stadium. Saturday's match ...