1985 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 2-14
Finishing 5th in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Leeman Bennett (2-14)
Location: Tampa, Florida
1985 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Roster
1985 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Results

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League ended the 1985 season with a record of 2 wins and 14 losses, finishing fifth in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference.

Tampa Bay chalked up 294 points, while the shaky defensive squad conceded 448. Steve DeBerg threw for 2,488 yards. James Wilder led the receiving corps, catching 53 balls, while Kevin House contributed 803 receiving yards. Gerald Carter, Jimmie Giles and Jerry Bell each were targeted regularly, too.

James Wilder rushed for a team-high 1,300 yards for the Buccaneers.

Jeremiah Castille snatched 7 opponent throws. David Logan sacked quarterbacks 6.5 times.

Leeman Bennett coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Steve DeBerg37019753.224886.7195.1184.9571914371.3
Steve Young1387252.29356.832.285.8592115856.9
Totals50826953.034236.7224.3265.159 40301


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
James Wilder36513003.628 10
Steve Young402335.820 1
Ron Springs16543.411 0
Steve DeBerg9283.113 0
Gerald Carter11313.013 0
Alan Risher11010.010 0
Adger Armstrong263.00
Totals43416443.828 11


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
James Wilder533416.420 0
Kevin House4480318.259 5
Jimmie Giles4367315.744 8
Jerry Bell4349611.527 2
Gerald Carter4055713.940 3
Calvin Magee2628811.135 3
Theo Bell1218915.824 0
Ron Springs34414.722 0
Mark Witte3289.313 0
Adger Armstrong242.01
Totals269342312.759 22


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Donald Igwebuike323093.8322268.896


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Frank Garcia77323342.061

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Leon Bright1212410.329 0
Mike Prior131058.119 0
Totals252299.229 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Phil Freeman48108522.658 0
Leon Bright1121319.447 0
Mike Prior1013113.127 0
Ron Springs511222.434 0
David Verser46115.218 0
Calvin Magee22010.015 0
Totals80162220.358 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jeremiah Castille7497.020 0
David Greenwood5153.00
Keith Browner12525.025 0
Jeff Davis12222.022 0
Ivory Sully12020.020 0
Cecil Johnson11212.012 0
John Holt133.00
Ervin Randle100.00
Totals181468.125 0


Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Donald Igwebuike2230096
James Wilder10000060
Jimmie Giles800048
Kevin House500030
Gerald Carter0300018
Calvin Magee3000018
Jerry Bell200012
Steve Young10006
Adger Armstrong010006