1977 Pittsburgh Steelers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 9-5
Finishing 1st in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: Chuck Noll (9-5)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1977 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
1977 Pittsburgh Steelers Results

The Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League ended the 1977 season with a record of 9 wins and 5 losses, finishing first in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The Steelers scored 283 points, while the defense surrendered 243. Franco Harris carried the ball for a team-best 1,162 yards for Pittsburgh.

Terry Bradshaw passed for 2,523 yards. Lynn Swann paced pass catchers, grabbing 50 passes for 789 yards, while John Stallworth provided receiving help also.

The opportunistic defense created 44 turnovers. Mel Blount picked off 6 opponent throws.

Chuck Noll coached the team. The 1977 Pittsburgh Steelers lost in the Division Playoff.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Terry Bradshaw31416251.625238.0175.4196.1652623571.4
Neil Graff12650.0473.900.000.02111060.1
Tony Dungy8337.5435.400.0225.0180016.1
Mike Kruczek7228.6192.700.000.0130039.6
Totals34117350.726327.7175.0216.265 27245


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Franco Harris30011623.961 11
Rocky Bleier1354653.416 4
Reggie Harrison361754.933 0
Terry Bradshaw311715.526 3
Sidney Thornton271033.818 2
Alvin Maxson18563.10
Laverne Smith14553.916 0
John Stallworth6477.815 0
Tony Dungy382.70
Jack Deloplaine273.50
Lynn Swann263.014 0
Neil Graff530.60
Bobby Walden100.00
Mike Kruczek100.00
Totals58122583.961 20


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lynn Swann5078915.846 7
John Stallworth4478417.849 7
Bennie Cunningham2034717.443 2
Rocky Bleier181618.930 0
Frank Lewis1126323.965 1
Franco Harris11625.615 0
Alvin Maxson57014.034 0
Randy Grossman55711.420 0
Jim Smith48020.026 0
Reggie Harrison3113.70
Sidney Thornton155.00
Ernest Pough133.00
Totals173263215.265 17


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Roy Gerela373491.914964.361


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Bobby Walden67248237.065
Rick Engles516933.848

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Smith362948.230 0
Lynn Swann9889.831 0
Jack Deloplaine177.00
Totals463898.531 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Smith1638123.837 0
Laverne Smith1636522.833 0
Alvin Maxson512024.043 0
Ernest Pough711115.922 0
Jack Deloplaine11818.018 0
Totals4599522.143 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mel Blount66510.837 0
Jimmy Allen57615.248 0
Jack Ham4174.20
Glen Edwards311638.751 0
Tony Dungy33712.329 0
Donnie Shell3144.70
Dwight White22713.519 0
J.T. Thomas2105.012 0
Dirt Winston273.50
Jack Lambert155.00
Totals3137412.151 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
Franco Harris11000066
Roy Gerela934061
John Stallworth0700042
Lynn Swann07000042
Rocky Bleier4000024
Terry Bradshaw300018
Bennie Cunningham200012
Sidney Thornton2000012
Frank Lewis10006