1970 St. Louis Cardinals Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 8-5-1
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Charley Winner (8-5-1)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
1970 St. Louis Cardinals Roster
1970 St. Louis Cardinals Results

The St. Louis Cardinals of the National Football League ended the 1970 season with a record of 8 wins and 5 losses and 1 ties, finishing third in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference.

St. Louis piled up points with 325 points, while the solid defense conceded 228. MacArthur Lane carried the ball for a team-best 977 yards for the Cardinals.

Jim Hart passed for 2,575 yards. John Gilliam grabbed 45 passes for 952 yards. Jackie Smith was targeted regularly, too.

Roger Wehrli picked off 6 opponent throws.

Charley Winner coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Jim Hart37317145.825756.9143.8184.8792621661.5
Pete Beathard17741.21146.7211.815.9580079.0
Totals39017845.626896.9164.1194.979 26216


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
MacArthur Lane2069774.775 11
Johnny Roland943924.220 3
Cid Edwards703505.022 1
Roy Shivers24984.129 2
John Gilliam56813.648 1
Jackie Smith5438.626 0
Chuck Latourette23819.033 0
Jim Hart18181.00
Robert Brown188.00
Charlie Pittman242.00
Pete Beathard221.00
Totals42919984.775 18


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
John Gilliam4595221.279 5
Jackie Smith3768718.659 4
MacArthur Lane3236511.478 2
Dave Williams2336415.858 3
Cid Edwards191507.939 1
Johnny Roland17965.620 1
Roy Shivers34414.722 0
Jerry Daanen23115.522 0
Totals178268915.179 16


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jim Bakken383797.4322062.597


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Chuck Latourette65265940.959

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Chuck Latourette301715.716 0
Johnny Roland1014014.074 1
Roger Wehrli144.00
Totals413157.774 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Chuck Latourette1325419.524 0
Charlie Pittman1023723.732 0
Nate Wright815619.524 0
John Gilliam510721.426 0
Paul White36521.728 0
Johnny Roland34013.320 0
Roy Shivers23517.519 0
Terry Brown23216.018 0
Larry Wilson100.00
Totals4792619.732 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Roger Wehrli6508.341 0
Larry Wilson57214.422 0
Miller Farr5387.619 1
Jerry Stovall24522.527 0
Don Parish14141.041 1
Larry Stallings199.00
Nate Wright100.00
Totals2125512.141 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
Jim Bakken2037097
MacArthur Lane11200078
John Gilliam15000036
Johnny Roland311000030
Jackie Smith0400024
Dave Williams300018
Cid Edwards1100012
Roy Shivers20000012
Don Parish10006
Chuck Latourette00010006
Miller Farr10006


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