1985 San Diego Chargers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 8-8
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Don Coryell (8-8)
Location: San Diego, California
1985 San Diego Chargers Roster
1985 San Diego Chargers Results

The San Diego Chargers of the National Football League ended the 1985 season with a record of 8 wins and 8 losses, finishing third in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference.

On offense, the Chargers led the circuit with 467 points. Meanwhile, the shaky defensive squad yielded 435 points. Dan Fouts led the charge, slinging for 3,638 yards. Lionel James grabbed 86 passes, while Wes Chandler accumulated 1,199 receiving yards. Charlie Joiner contributed to the receiving game also.

Lionel James carried the ball for a team-best 516 yards, while Gary Anderson and Tim Spencer additionally contributed to the rushing attack.

Danny Walters intercepted 5 opponent throws. Lee Williams sacked quarterbacks 9 times.

Don Coryell coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Dan Fouts43025459.136388.5276.3204.7751813588.1
Mark Herrmann20113265.715377.6105.0105.0591915784.5
Pete Holohan100.
Gary Anderson000000150.0
Totals63238661.151758.2375.9304.775 39305


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lionel James1055164.956 2
Tim Spencer1244783.924 10
Gary Anderson1164293.727 4
Buford McGee421814.344 3
Curtis Adams16493.114 1
Anthony Steels6122.00
Wes Chandler199.00
Ralf Mojsiejenko100.00
Dan Fouts11-1-0.10
Mark Herrmann18-8-0.411 0
Totals44016653.856 20


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lionel James86102711.967 6
Wes Chandler67119917.975 10
Charlie Joiner5993215.839 7
Pete Holohan4245810.923 3
Eric Sievers4143810.730 6
Gary Anderson3542212.152 2
Kellen Winslow2531812.726 0
Jesse Bendross1115614.254 2
Tim Spencer1113512.343 0
Trumaine Johnson45112.820 1
Buford McGee3155.00
Curtis Adams11212.012 0
Chris Faulkner11212.012 0
Totals386517513.475 37


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Bob Thomas555192.7281864.3105
Rolf Benirschke22100.02


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Ralf Mojsiejenko68288142.467

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lionel James252138.524 0
Totals252138.524 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lionel James3677921.646 0
Gary Anderson1330223.298 1
Anthony Steels1022322.354 0
Buford McGee713519.333 0
Curtis Adams25025.026 0
Eric Sievers133.00
Jesse Bendross122.00
Pete Holohan100.00
Totals71149421.098 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Danny Walters57114.230 0
John Hendy413934.875 1
Woodrow Lowe362.00
Jeffery Dale28341.547 1
Carlos Bradley23618.018 0
Wayne Davis22914.528 0
Mike Green2178.512 0
Linden King284.00
Miles McPherson13030.030 0
Gill Byrd12525.025 0
Lee Williams11717.017 0
Billy Smith100.00
Totals2646117.775 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
Bob Thomas18510105
Tim Spencer10000060
Wes Chandler01000060
Lionel James260000048
Charlie Joiner700042
Gary Anderson42100042
Eric Sievers6000036
Buford McGee30000018
Pete Holohan3000018
Jesse Bendross2000012
Jeffery Dale10006
John Hendy10006
Curtis Adams1000006
Trumaine Johnson10006
Rolf Benirschke0202