1985 Pittsburgh Steelers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 7-9
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Chuck Noll (7-9)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1985 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
1985 Pittsburgh Steelers Results

The Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League ended the 1985 season with a record of 7 wins and 9 losses, finishing second in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference.

The Steelers ran up 379 points, while the defense yielded 355. Mark Malone threw for 1,428 yards, and David Woodley played quarterback, too. John Stallworth grabbed 75 passes, while Louis Lipps accumulated 1,134 receiving yards.

Frank Pollard carried the ball for a team-best 991 yards for Pittsburgh, while Walter Abercrombie additionally buoyed the ground attack.

Dwayne Woodruff intercepted 5 opponent throws. Keith Willis topped pass rushers with 5.5 sacks.

Chuck Noll coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Mark Malone23311750.214286.1135.673.045108075.5
David Woodley1839451.413577.463.3147.769138454.8
Scott Campbell964344.86126.444.266.251106053.8
Totals51225449.633976.6234.5275.369 33224


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Pollard2339914.356 3
Walter Abercrombie2278513.732 7
Mark Malone15805.325 1
David Woodley17714.213 2
Rich Erenberg17673.912 0
Todd Spencer13564.311 0
Scott Campbell9283.114 0
Steve Morse8172.10
Louis Lipps2168.015 1
Totals54121774.056 14


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
John Stallworth7593712.541 5
Louis Lipps59113419.251 12
Rich Erenberg333269.935 3
Frank Pollard2425010.420 0
Walter Abercrombie242098.727 2
Calvin Sweeney1623414.669 0
Weegie Thompson813817.242 1
Preston Gothard68313.824 0
Bennie Cunningham66110.217 0
Todd Spencer3258.313 0
Totals254339713.469 23


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Gary Anderson4040100.0423378.6139


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Harry Newsome78308839.659

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Louis Lipps3643712.171 2
Rick Woods13463.510 0
Totals494839.971 2

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Todd Spencer2761722.940 0
Rich Erenberg2144121.035 0
Louis Lipps1323718.226 0
Sam Washington33411.314 0
Anthony Tuggle188.00
Totals65133720.640 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dwayne Woodruff58016.033 0
Eric Williams44711.829 0
Donnie Shell44010.026 0
Mike Merriweather23618.035 1
John Swain242.00
David Little200.00
Robin Cole144.00
Totals2021110.635 1


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 Anderson33400139
Louis Lipps1122000090
Walter Abercrombie7200054
John Stallworth500030
Rich Erenberg03000018
Frank Pollard3000018
David Woodley200012
Weegie Thompson10006
Mike Merriweather10006
Mark Malone10006