1965 St. Louis Cardinals Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 5-9
Finishing 5th in the NFL's East Division
Coach: Wally Lemm (5-9)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
1965 St. Louis Cardinals Roster
1965 St. Louis Cardinals Results

The St. Louis Cardinals of the National Football League ended the 1965 season with a record of 5 wins and 9 losses, finishing fifth in the NFL's East Division.

St. Louis racked up 296 points, while the defensive squad gave up 309. Charley Johnson threw for 2,439 yards. Bobby Conrad grabbed 58 passes for 909 yards. Sonny Randle was targeted regularly, too.

Bill Triplett carried the ball for a team-best 617 yards for the Cardinals.

Larry Wilson picked off 6 opponent throws.

Wally Lemm coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Charley Johnson32215548.124397.6185.6154.77873.0
Buddy Humphrey1055855.27367.011.098.65344.8
Terry Nofsinger20840.0472.415.015.01243.8
Prentice Gautt100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bill Triplett1746173.559 6
Willis Crenshaw1274373.427 0
Bill Thornton311886.138 0
Prentice Gautt441754.020 2
Joe Childress19944.913 0
Charley Johnson25602.415 1
Jim Bakken12828.028 0
Billy Gambrell4153.811 0
Buddy Humphrey242.00
Terry Nofsinger410.21
Totals43116193.859 10


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bobby Conrad5890915.771 5
Sonny Randle5184516.672 9
Jackie Smith4164815.870 2
Bill Triplett262569.837 1
Willis Crenshaw2323210.178 1
Billy Gambrell917119.059 2
Prentice Gautt912814.254 0
Joe Childress3279.010 0
Bill Thornton166.00
Totals221322214.678 20


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jim Bakken3333100.0312167.796


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Jackie Smith39153239.362
Jim Bakken26109842.256
Jerry Stovall28040.043

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Carl Silvestri3217.012 0
Abe Woodson1870.413 0
Jimmy Burson100.00
Billy Gambrell1-1-1.0-1 0
Totals23271.213 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Abe Woodson2766524.665 0
Billy Gambrell921624.031 0
Jerry Stovall719828.366 0
Carl Silvestri49624.028 0
Ray Ogden25527.531 0
Mal Hammack33411.320 0
Willis Crenshaw22311.512 0
Bill Koman100.00
Totals55128723.466 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Larry Wilson615325.596 1
Jimmy Burson511322.642 0
Pat Fischer33010.016 0
Jerry Stovall23015.018 0
Bill Koman122.00
Totals1732819.396 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
Jim Bakken02133096
Sonny Randle900054
Bill Triplett6100042
Bobby Conrad500030
Billy Gambrell020000012
Prentice Gautt2000012
Jackie Smith200012
Larry Wilson10006
Terry Nofsinger10006
Larry Stallings10006
Charley Johnson10006
Don Brumm10006
Willis Crenshaw0100006


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