1985 New Jersey Generals Statistics

United States Football League (USFL)
Team Record: 11-7
Finishing 2nd in the USFL's Eastern Conference
Lost Quarterfinal
Coach: Walt Michaels (11-7)
Location: East Rutherford, New Jersey
Attendance: 372,133, Avg. 41,348 in 9 home dates
1985 New Jersey Generals Roster
1985 New Jersey Generals Results

The New Jersey Generals of the United States Football League ended the 1985 season with a record of 11 wins and 7 losses, finishing second in the USFL's Eastern Conference.

New Jersey netted 418 points, while the defense conceded 378. Herschel Walker piled up yardage, accumulating a 2,411 yards for the Generals.

Doug Flutie threw for 2,109 yards. Herschel Walker grabbed 37 passes, while Sam Bowers accumulated 618 receiving yards. Clarence Collins provided receiving help also.

Kerry Justin picked off 8 errant tosses from the opposition. James Lockette topped the defensive unit with 13 quarterback sacks.

Walt Michaels coached the team. The 1985 New Jersey Generals lost in the Quarterfinal.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Doug Flutie28113447.721097.5134.6145.0682117467.8
Ron Reeves713650.74616.522.857.04541051.4
Rod Pegues100.
Rick Partridge100.000.000.01100.00000.0
Totals35417048.025707.3154.2205.668 25184


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Herschel Walker43824115.588t21
Maurice Carthon1757264.155t6
Doug Flutie654657.225 6
Rod Pegues8789.835t1
Ron Reeves7507.115 0
Clarence Harmon6294.813 0
Rick Partridge3165.317t1
Jeff Spek100.00
Sam Bowers1-12-12.0-12 0
Totals70437635.388 35


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Herschel Walker3746712.668t1
Sam Bowers3561817.746 4
Clarence Collins2756621.052 4
Walter Broughton2135917.145 3
Maurice Carthon181548.618 0
Jeff Spek1320315.625 1
Clarence Harmon111019.221 0
Danny Knight79713.921 1
Marcus Hackett155.05t1
Totals170257015.168 15


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Roger Ruzek524994.2251768.0100


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Rick Partridge66273541.461
Roger Ruzek13636.036

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Danny Knight262409.245 0
Donnell Daniel13715.515 0
Totals393118.045 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rod Pegues2857520.538 0
Donnell Daniel1323217.836 0
Danny Knight920022.238 0
Marcus Hackett612721.230 0
Clarence Harmon68414.018 0
Sam Bowers34414.719 0
Jeff Spek11515.015 0
Wayne Harris100.00
Gregg Johnson100.00
Walter Broughton100.00
Totals69127718.538 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Kerry Justin8658.142t1
Gregg Johnson59519.029 0
Jerry Holmes3279.014 0
John Preston3227.318 0
Donnell Daniel26432.059 0
John Miller2136.510 0
Ross Armstrong100.00
Kenneth Johnson100.00
Totals2528611.459 1


Player No. Yds Avg.
James Lockette13.01088.3
Jim Byrne7.5638.4
Freddie Gilbert3.54111.7
Frank Mattiace3.0268.7
John Joyce3.0175.7
Mike Weddington2.5239.2
Bobby Leopold2.02010.0
Maurice Clemmons1.01818.0
Donnell Daniel1.088.0
Emanuel Weaver1.066.0
Kenneth Johnson1.000.0
Terry Daniels0.548.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF
Freddie Gilbert1

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Herschel Walker21100000000132
Roger Ruzek000001749000100
Doug Flutie600000000036
Maurice Carthon600000000036
Clarence Collins040000000024
Sam Bowers040000000024
Walter Broughton030000000018
Rod Pegues10000000006
Rick Partridge10000000006
Danny Knight01000000006
Kerry Justin00001000006
Jeff Spek01000000006
Marcus Hackett01000000006
Freddie Gilbert000001000006


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