1971 Washington Redskins Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 9-4-1
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: George Allen (9-4-1)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
1971 Washington Redskins Roster
1971 Washington Redskins Results

The Washington Redskins of the National Football League ended the 1971 season with a record of 9 wins and 4 losses and 1 ties, finishing second in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The Redskins racked up 276 points, while the stingy defense allowed 190. Larry Brown carried the ball for a team-best 948 yards for Washington.

Billy Kilmer tossed for 2,221 yards. Roy Jefferson grabbed 47 passes for 701 yards.

Mike Bass seized 8 opponent throws.

George Allen coached the team. The 1971 Washington Redskins lost in the Division Playoff.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Billy Kilmer30616654.222217.3134.2134.2711611074.0
Sonny Jurgensen281657.11706.100.027.1301845.2
Totals33418254.523917.2133.9154.571 17118


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Larry Brown2539483.734 4
Charlie Harraway1566354.157 2
Tommy Mason31852.711 0
Sonny Jurgensen3299.711 0
Bob Brunet10272.70
Roy Jefferson2136.513 0
Mike Hull284.00
Jerry Smith155.00
Billy Kilmer1750.32
Sam Wyche144.00
Richie Petitbon1-2-2.0-2 0
Totals47717573.757 8


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Roy Jefferson4770114.970 4
Boyd Dowler2635213.530 0
Charley Taylor2437015.471 4
Charlie Harraway201216.020 0
Jerry Smith1622714.231 1
Larry Brown1617611.036 2
Clifton McNeil1424417.432 2
Tommy Mason121099.118 0
Mack Alston58717.421 0
Bob Brunet242.00
Totals182239113.171 13


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Curt Knight2727100.0492959.2114


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Mike Bragg58234840.559

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Speedy Duncan2223310.633 0
Ted Vactor231948.430 0
Totals454279.533 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Speedy Duncan2772426.848 0
Jon Jaqua67813.019 0
Mike Bass46115.226 0
Harold McLinton5469.213 0
Rusty Tillman144.00
Totals4391321.248 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mike Bass8789.838 1
Richie Petitbon510220.442 0
Jack Pardee55811.620 1
Pat Fischer310334.353 1
Ron McDole3186.018 1
Brig Owens22713.519 0
Speedy Duncan14646.046 1
Myron Pottios13131.031 0
Chris Hanburger11717.017 0
Totals2948016.653 5

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Curt Knight29270114
Larry Brown4200036
Roy Jefferson0400024
Charley Taylor400024
Charlie Harraway2000012
Billy Kilmer200012
Clifton McNeil200012
Chris Hanburger010006
Pat Fischer10006
Mike Bass010006
Jack Pardee10006
Speedy Duncan0010006
Ron McDole10006
Jerry Smith010006


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