1976 Washington Redskins Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-4
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: George Allen (10-4)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
1976 Washington Redskins Roster
1976 Washington Redskins Results

The Washington Redskins 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 team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The Redskins scored 291 points, and the defensive squad conceded 217. Mike Thomas carried the ball for a team-best 1,101 yards for Washington.

Billy Kilmer passed for 1,252 yards, and Joe Theismann spent time under center, too. Frank Grant paced the receiving corps, grabbing 50 passes for 818 yards.

The sticky-fingered defense pounced on 47 turnovers. Joe Lavender picked off 8 opponent throws.

George Allen coached the team. The 1976 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 Kilmer20610852.412526.1125.8104.9531512570.3
Joe Theismann1637948.510366.484.9106.1442217259.8
Calvin Hill100.
Mike Thomas000000160.0
Totals37018750.522886.2205.4205.453 38303


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mike Thomas25411014.328 5
John Riggins1625723.515 3
Calvin Hill793013.815 1
Joe Theismann17975.722 1
Larry Brown20562.811 0
Jean Fugett200.010 0
Billy Kilmer13-7-0.50
Frank Grant1-9-9.0-9 0
Totals54821113.928 10


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Grant5081816.453 5
Mike Thomas2829010.434 4
Roy Jefferson2736413.527 2
Jean Fugett2733412.433 6
John Riggins211728.218 1
Larry Brown17985.815 0
Calvin Hill710014.323 0
Jerry Smith77510.720 2
Danny Buggs22512.513 0
Bill Malinchak11212.012 0
Totals187228812.253 20


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Mark Moseley323196.9342264.797


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Mike Bragg90350338.956

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Eddie Brown4864613.571 1
Jake Scott3279.011 0
Larry Jones11515.015 0
Totals5268813.271 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Eddie Brown3073824.667 0
Brian Fryer916618.427 0
Bob Brunet48521.224 0
Doug Winslow23216.019 0
Larry Jones11616.016 0
Brig Owens11515.015 0
Rusty Tillman11414.014 0
Pete Wysocki100.00
Karl Lorch100.00
Totals50106621.367 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Joe Lavender8779.628 0
Pat Fischer5387.632 0
Ken Houston4256.212 0
Jake Scott4123.00
Chris Hanburger12020.020 0
Harold McLinton188.00
Eddie Brown188.00
Dennis Johnson122.00
Brad Dusek100.00
Totals261907.332 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
Mark Moseley2231097
Mike Thomas5400054
Jean Fugett0600036
Frank Grant0500030
John Riggins3100024
Jerry Smith200012
Roy Jefferson200012
Brad Dusek010006
Eddie Brown1000006
Calvin Hill100006
Joe Theismann10006
Ron McDole00012


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