1982 Pittsburgh Steelers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 6-3
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost First Round
Coach: Chuck Noll (6-3)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1982 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
1982 Pittsburgh Steelers Results

The Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League ended the 1982 season with a record of 6 wins and 3 losses, finishing second in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The Steelers chalked up 204 points, and the rigid defensive squad yielded 146. Terry Bradshaw threw for 1,768 yards. Franco Harris paced all receivers, grabbing 31 passes, while John Stallworth accumulated 441 receiving yards.

Franco Harris carried the ball for a team-best 604 yards for Pittsburgh.

Donnie Shell and Dwayne Woodruff each picked off 5 opponent throws. Gary Dunn and Tom Beasley each sacked quarterbacks 6 times, part of an overall team total of 34 sacks.

Chuck Noll coached the team. The 1982 Pittsburgh Steelers lost in the First Round.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Terry Bradshaw24012752.917687.4177.1114.6741813181.4
Cliff Stoudt351440.01544.400.0514.3241814.2
Totals27514151.319227.0176.2165.874 19139


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Franco Harris1406044.321 2
Frank Pollard622383.818 2
Walter Abercrombie211004.834 2
Russell Davis24723.00
Greg Hawthorne15684.511 0
Sidney Thornton6335.513 1
Cliff Stoudt11282.50
Lynn Swann12525.025 0
Terry Bradshaw8101.20
John Stallworth199.00
Totals28911874.134 7


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Franco Harris312498.020 0
John Stallworth2744116.374 7
Bennie Cunningham2127713.231 2
Lynn Swann1826514.760 0
Jim Smith1738722.851 4
Greg Hawthorne1218215.246 3
Frank Pollard6396.511 0
Calvin Sweeney55010.017 0
Walter Abercrombie11414.014 0
Russell Davis11111.011 0
Sidney Thornton144.00
Ray Pinney133.01
Totals141192213.674 17


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Gary Anderson2222100.0121083.352


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
John Goodson49198140.466

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Willie Sydnor221727.821 0
Rick Woods1314210.920 0
Mike Merriweather133.00
Totals363178.821 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Fred Bohannon1432923.557 0
Walter Abercrombie713919.946 0
Ernest French23819.026 0
Willie Sydnor23718.520 0
Rick Moser11818.018 0
Rick Donnalley188.00
Lynn Swann100.00
Totals2856920.357 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dwayne Woodruff55310.630 0
Donnie Shell5275.418 0
Ron Johnson252.50
Loren Toews12020.020 0
Rick Woods11212.012 0
Jack Lambert166.00
Mel Blount122.00
Jack Ham122.00
Totals171277.530 0


Player No. Yds Avg.
Gary Dunn6.00.0
Tom Beasley6.00.0
Robin Cole5.00.0
Jack Lambert4.00.0
Jack Ham3.00.0
Loren Toews2.50.0
Bob Kohrs2.00.0
John Goodman1.50.0
Donnie Shell1.00.0
Bryan Hinkle1.00.0
Dwayne Woodruff1.00.0
Keith Willis1.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Gary Anderson1022052
John Stallworth0700042
Jim Smith400024
Greg Hawthorne0300018
Bennie Cunningham200012
Franco Harris2000012
Walter Abercrombie20000012
Frank Pollard2000012
Sidney Thornton100006
John Rodgers10006
Ray Pinney10006