1976 St. Louis Cardinals Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-4
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference
Lost Conference Championship
Coach: Don Coryell (10-4)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
1976 St. Louis Cardinals Roster
1976 St. Louis Cardinals Results

The St. Louis Cardinals of the National Football League ended the 1976 season with a record of 10 wins and 4 losses, finishing second in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference.

The Cardinals ran up 309 points, and the defense conceded 267. Jim Otis carried the ball for a team-best 891 yards for St. Louis.

Jim Hart threw for 2,946 yards. Ike Harris grabbed 52 passes for 782 yards. Mel Gray contributed to the receiving game as well.

Mike Sensibaugh, Roger Wehrli and Norm Thompson each snatched 4 opponent throws.

Don Coryell coached the team. The 1976 St. Louis Cardinals lost in the Conference Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Jim Hart38821856.229467.6184.6133.4771713282.0
Bill Donckers11100.01616.000.000.01600118.8
Sam Wyche11100.
Terry Metcalf100.
Roger Wehrli100.
Totals39222056.129677.6184.6133.377 17132


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Otis2338913.823 2
Terry Metcalf1345374.036 3
Steve Jones1134514.019 8
Wayne Morris642924.627 3
Jerry Latin251154.626 1
Roger Wehrli284.00
Jim Hart870.910 0
Terry Joyce100.00
Totals58023014.036 17


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ike Harris5278215.040 1
Mel Gray3668619.177 5
Terry Metcalf3338811.848 4
Steve Jones291525.215 1
Pat Tilley2640715.745 1
J.V. Cain2640015.434 5
Wayne Morris8759.419 1
Jerry Latin4358.815 0
Jackie Smith3227.316 0
Jim Otis2157.50
Gary Hammond155.00
Totals220296713.577 18


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jim Bakken353394.3272074.193


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Terry Joyce64233136.454

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Terry Metcalf1718811.139 0
Pat Tilley151469.717 0
Gary Hammond3165.30
Steve Neils100.00
Totals363509.739 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jerry Latin1635722.339 0
Terry Metcalf1632520.333 0
Wayne Morris918120.134 0
Jackie Smith36321.035 0
Dwayne Crump35719.022 0
Lee Nelson14343.043 0
Gary Hammond23618.021 0
Mike McGraw11313.013 0
Steve Okoniewski11212.012 0
Brad Oates11212.012 0
Jeff Severson133.00
Totals54110220.443 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Norm Thompson48320.838 0
Mike Sensibaugh46015.035 1
Roger Wehrli4317.826 0
Ken Reaves24120.525 0
Ray White22010.016 0
Clarence Duren188.00
Mark Arneson100.00
Tim Kearney100.00
Totals1924312.838 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 Bakken2033093
Steve Jones8100054
Terry Metcalf340000042
J.V. Cain500030
Mel Gray500030
Wayne Morris31000024
Jim Otis2000012
Mike Sensibaugh10006
Pat Tilley100006
Ike Harris10006
Jerry Latin1000006