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1977 San Diego Chargers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 7-7
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Tommy Protho (7-7)
Location: San Diego, California
1977 San Diego Chargers Roster
1977 San Diego Chargers Results

The San Diego Chargers of the National Football League ended the 1977 season with a record of 7 wins and 7 losses, finishing third in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference.

The Chargers scored 222 points, while the solid defensive unit yielded 205. Rickey Young carried the ball for a team-best 543 yards for San Diego.

James Harris tossed for 1,240 yards. Rickey Young paced all receivers, grabbing 48 passes, while Charlie Joiner accumulated 542 receiving yards.

Mike Fuller picked off 5 opponent throws.

Tommy Protho coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
James Harris21110951.712405.952.4115.2781210655.8
Dan Fouts1096963.38698.043.765.567107777.4
Bill Munson312064.52257.313.213.22811183.4
Cliff Olander16743.8764.800.0212.5151418.8
Joe Washington11100.03232.01100.000.03200158.3
Don Woods100.
Totals36920655.824426.6113.0205.478 24198


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rickey Young1575433.515 4
Don Woods1184053.429 1
Joe Washington622173.519 0
Clarence Williams502154.346 2
Bo Matthews431934.522 0
Larry Barnes24702.90
Johnny Rodgers34414.733 0
Cliff Olander7304.317 0
Dan Fouts6132.211 0
James Harris10131.312 2
Mike Fuller177.01
Hank Bauer441.00
Artie Owens133.00
Pat Curran122.00
Bill Munson122.00
Totals48817613.646 10


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rickey Young484238.828 0
Charlie Joiner3554215.532 6
Joe Washington312447.929 0
Bob Klein2024412.241 1
Don Woods1821812.178 1
Dwight McDonald1317413.422 0
Johnny Rodgers1218715.643 0
Larry Dorsey1019819.867 2
Pat Curran1012312.320 0
Bo Matthews34113.723 0
Clarence Williams3206.70
Hank Bauer11515.015 1
Larry Barnes11010.010 0
Jeff West133.00
Totals206244211.978 11


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Rolf Benirschke242187.5231773.972


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Jeff West72270737.659

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mike Fuller2836012.988 1
Johnny Rodgers1515810.552 0
Jerome Dove133.00
Mike Williams100.00
Clarence Williams100.00
Totals4652111.388 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Clarence Williams2448120.032 0
Artie Owens813216.519 0
Johnny Rodgers46616.533 0
Don Woods12727.027 0
Rick Middleton12020.020 0
Charlie Joiner188.00
Totals3973418.833 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mike Fuller56112.237 0
Hal Stringert46416.029 0
Clarence Duren44511.225 0
Mike Williams33612.036 0
Jerome Dove13232.032 0
Woodrow Lowe12828.028 0
Fred Dean12222.022 1
Leroy Jones11717.017 1
Bob Horn11212.012 0
Totals2131715.137 2

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Rolf Benirschke1721072
Charlie Joiner6000036
Rickey Young4000024
Fred Dean1100012
Larry Dorsey200012
Mike Fuller11000012
Clarence Williams200000012
Don Woods11000012
James Harris200012
Hank Bauer010006
Leroy Jones10006
Bob Klein10006