1980 New Orleans Saints Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 1-15
Finishing 4th in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Dick Nolan (0-12)
Coach: Dick Stanfel (1-3)
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
1980 New Orleans Saints Roster
1980 New Orleans Saints Results

The New Orleans Saints of the National Football League ended the 1980 season with a record of 1 wins and 15 losses, finishing fourth in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference.

The Saints scored 291 points, but the shaky defensive squad conceded 487, most in the circuit. Archie Manning triggered the aerial attack, slinging for 3,716 yards. Wes Chandler topped the receiving corps, grabbing 65 passes for 975 yards. Tony Galbreath contributed to the receiving game as well.

Jimmy Rogers carried the ball for a team-leading 366 yards for New Orleans, and Tony Galbreath also contributed to the rushing attack.

Tom Myers seized 5 opponent throws.

Dick Nolan and Dick Stanfel coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Archie Manning50930960.737167.3234.5203.9564131181.8
Bobby Scott331648.52006.126.113.04044175.3
Wes Chandler11100.04343.000.000.043110118.8
Guy Benjamin17741.2281.600.015.9170024.4
Jack Holmes3133.3237.7133.300.02300101.4
Russell Erxleben100.
Tony Galbreath200.
Totals56633459.040107.1264.6223.956 46362


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jimmy Rogers803664.624 1
Tony Galbreath813083.826 3
Wayne Wilson631883.015 1
Chuck Muncie401684.224 2
Archie Manning231667.224 0
Jack Holmes381193.120 2
Mike Strachan20412.010 0
Wes Chandler199.00
Rich Mauti122.00
Gordon Banks1-5-5.0-5 0
Totals34813623.926 9


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Wes Chandler6597515.050 6
Tony Galbreath574708.221 2
Ike Harris3769218.744 6
Henry Childs3446313.630 6
Wayne Wilson312417.842 1
Jack Holmes292267.816 1
Jimmy Rogers272679.943 2
Brooks Williams2635113.556 2
Larry Hardy1319715.244 0
Chuck Muncie7253.60
Mike Strachan56012.023 0
Tinker Owens12626.026 0
Rich Mauti11010.010 0
Gordon Banks177.00
Totals334401012.056 26


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Benny Ricardo343191.2171058.861
Russell Erxleben22100.05240.08


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Russell Erxleben89349939.357

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rich Mauti1111110.118 0
Wes Chandler8364.511 0
Dave Waymer3299.714 0
Totals221768.018 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jimmy Rogers4193022.788 0
Rich Mauti3179825.752 0
Wayne Wilson915917.727 0
Tony Galbreath68614.320 0
Stan Holloway100.00
Totals88197322.488 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Myers59619.248 0
Ray Brown23115.529 0
James Marshall2178.517 0
Elois Grooms13737.037 0
Reggie Mathis11515.015 0
Jim Kovach100.00
Totals1219616.348 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
Benny Ricardo1031061
Ike Harris600036
Wes Chandler06000036
Henry Childs600036
Tony Galbreath32000030
Jack Holmes2100018
Jimmy Rogers12000018
Wayne Wilson11000012
Chuck Muncie2000012
Brooks Williams200012
Russell Erxleben2208
Don Reese10006
Elex Price10006