1958 Pittsburgh Steelers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 7-4-1
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division
Coach: Buddy Parker (7-4-1)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1958 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
1958 Pittsburgh Steelers Results

The Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League ended the 1958 season with a record of 7 wins and 4 losses and 1 ties, finishing third in the NFL's East Division.

The Steelers scored 261 points, while the defensive squad allowed 230. Bobby Layne threw for 2,339 yards. Jimmy Orr paced pass catchers, grabbing 33 passes for 910 yards. Ray Mathews, Tom Tracy and Jack McClairen each provided receiving help, too.

Tom Tracy carried the ball for a team-best 714 yards for Pittsburgh.

The ball-hawking defense led the way with 42 turnovers. Jack Butler picked off 9 opponent throws.

Buddy Parker coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Bobby Layne26813349.623398.7134.9103.77880.4
Earl Morrall461634.82756.012.2715.26623.6
Tom Tracy16637.527016.9212.5212.57285.4
Len Dawson6116.7111.800.0233.3110.0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Tracy1697144.264 5
Tank Younger883443.936 3
Bobby Layne371534.121 3
Leo Elter371042.818 2
Dick Christy381012.719 0
Earl Morrall4399.822 0
Billy Reynolds10292.911 1
Ray Mathews4246.014 0
Jimmy Orr188.00
Larry Krutko461.50
Len Dawson2-1-0.50
Totals39415213.964 14


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jimmy Orr3391027.678 7
Tom Tracy3253516.756 4
Jack McClairen2949116.935 1
Ray Mathews2552521.065 4
Tank Younger1618811.851 0
Dick Christy77310.426 0
Leo Elter66811.322 0
Dick Lucas44711.817 0
Don Bishop35719.029 0
Billy Reynolds111.00
Totals156289518.678 16


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Tom Miner3131100.0281450.073


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Jimmy Orr51202339.762

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dick Christy171539.043 0
Billy Reynolds251435.722 0
Dale Dodrill155.00
Gary Glick200.00
Totals453016.743 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dick Christy1638424.041 0
Billy Reynolds1534623.138 0
Frank Varrichione33812.716 0
Ted Karras166.00
Jack McClairen100.00
Totals3677421.541 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jack Butler9819.019 0
Dick Alban5255.016 0
Dean Derby400.00
Gary Glick26030.026 0
Dick Campbell15858.058 0
Dale Dodrill11313.013 0
Joe Lewis188.00
John Reger133.00
Totals2424810.358 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
Tom Miner1431073
Tom Tracy5400054
Jimmy Orr0700042
Ray Mathews0400024
Tank Younger3000018
Bobby Layne300018
Leo Elter2000012
Billy Reynolds10000006
Jack McClairen100006
Gary Glick0010006
Ernie Stautner00012