1981 San Francisco 49ers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 13-3
Finishing 1st in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 3-0 Won Super Bowl
Coach: Bill Walsh (13-3)
Location: San Francisco, California
1981 San Francisco 49ers Roster
1981 San Francisco 49ers Results

The San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League ended the 1981 season with a record of 13 wins and 3 losses, finishing first in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-0.

The 49ers racked up 357 points, and the rigid defensive squad allowed 250. Joe Montana led the charge, slinging for 3,565 yards. Dwight Clark grabbed 85 passes for 1,105 yards. Freddie Solomon contributed to the receiving game also.

Ricky Patton carried the ball for a team-leading 543 yards for San Francisco.

The larcenous defense pounced on 48 turnovers. Dwight Hicks picked off 9 opponent throws.

Bill Walsh coached the team. The 1981 San Francisco 49ers won the Super Bowl.

Click on column headings to sort.


Passing:

Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Joe Montana48831163.735657.3193.9122.5782619388.4
Guy Benjamin261557.71716.613.813.82733074.4
Freddie Solomon11100.02525.000.000.02500118.8
Walt Easley11100.055.000.000.050087.5
Dwight Clark100.000.000.000.000039.6
Totals51732863.437667.3203.9132.578 29223

Rushing:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ricky Patton1525433.628 4
Earl Cooper983303.423 1
Johnny Davis942973.214 7
Walt Easley762242.91
Paul Hofer601933.212 1
Bill Ring221064.816 0
Joe Montana25953.820 2
Amos Lawrence13483.714 1
Freddie Solomon9434.816 0
Dwight Clark33210.718 0
Lenvil Elliott7294.10
Guy Benjamin111.00
Totals56019413.528 17

Receiving:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dwight Clark85110513.078 4
Freddie Solomon5996916.460 8
Earl Cooper514779.450 0
Charle Young3740010.829 5
Paul Hofer272449.022 0
Ricky Patton271957.231 1
Mike Wilson912513.927 1
Walt Easley9626.921 0
Lenvil Elliott78111.619 0
Eason Ramson44511.216 0
Bill Ring3289.321 1
Mike Shumann3217.00
Amos Lawrence3103.30
Johnny Davis3-1-0.30
Brian Peets155.00
Totals328376611.578 20

Kicking:

Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Ray Wersching3030100.0231773.981
Matt Bahr1212100.06233.318
Totals4242100.0291965.599

Punting:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Jim Miller93385841.565
Totals93385841.565

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Freddie Solomon291736.019 0
Dwight Hicks191719.039 0
Totals483447.239 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Amos Lawrence1743725.792 1
Bill Ring1021721.729 0
Ronnie Lott711115.920 0
Mike Wilson46716.822 0
Arrington Jones34314.322 0
Dwight Hicks12222.022 0
Eason Ramson11212.012 0
Ricky Patton100.00
Johnny Davis100.00
Totals4590920.292 1

Interceptions:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dwight Hicks923926.672 1
Ronnie Lott711716.741 3
Carlton Williamson44411.028 0
Eric Wright3268.726 0
Milt McColl12222.022 0
Saladin Martin100.00
Keena Turner100.00
Jack Reynolds100.00
Totals2744816.672 4

Defense and Fumbles:


Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Ray Wersching1730081
Freddie Solomon08000048
Johnny Davis70000042
Charle Young500030
Ricky Patton41000030
Dwight Clark0400024
Matt Bahr212018
Ronnie Lott0300018
Dwight Hicks001100012
Amos Lawrence10100012
Joe Montana200012
Walt Easley100006
Bill Ring0100006
Paul Hofer100006
Earl Cooper100006
Mike Wilson100006
Totals17200104101942000357