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1972 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL) 5th place National Football Conference Eastern Division 2-11-1 .179
Head Coach: Eddie Khayat
Defensive CoordinatorJimmy Carr
Offensive LineBrad Ecklund
Offensive CoordinatorTom Fears
LinebackersWalt Michaels
LinebackersJoe Moss
Offensive BacksJohn Rauch
Defensive LineJesse Richardson
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Mon8/7/1972HNew Orleans Saints10-13LPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium53372
Sat8/12/1972HNew England Patriots29-20WPhiladelphia, PAFranklin Field30000
Fri8/18/1972AWashington Redskins10-34LWashington, DCRFK Stadium47843
Mon8/28/1972HCincinnati Bengals20-34LPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium44232
Sat9/2/1972ANew York Giants12-27LPrinceton, NJPalmer Stadium36198
Fri9/8/1972ABuffalo Bills17-34LBuffalo, NYWar Memorial Stadium30488
Sun9/17/1972ADallas Cowboys6-28LIrving, TXTexas Stadium55850
Sun9/24/1972HCleveland Browns17-27LPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium65720
Mon10/2/1972HNew York Giants12-27LPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium65720
Sun10/8/1972AWashington Redskins0-14LWashington, DCRFK Stadium53039
Sun10/15/1972HLos Angeles Rams3-34LPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium65720
Sun10/22/1972AKansas City Chiefs21-20WKansas City, MOArrowhead Stadium78389
Sun10/29/1972ANew Orleans Saints3-21LNew Orleans, LATulane Stadium65664
Sun11/5/1972HSt. Louis Cardinals6-6TPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium65720
Sun11/12/1972AHouston Oilers18-17WHouston, TXAstrodome34175
Sun11/19/1972HDallas Cowboys7-28LPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium65720
Sun11/26/1972ANew York Giants10-62LNew York, NYYankee Stadium62586
Sun12/3/1972HWashington Redskins7-23LPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium65720
Sun12/10/1972HChicago Bears12-21LPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium65720
Sun12/17/1972ASt. Louis Cardinals23-24LSt. Louis, MOBusch Memorial Stadium34872
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
53Dick AbsherLB6'423528Maryland80
39Kermit AlexanderS5'1118531UCLA70
54Chuck AllenMLB6'122433Washington128
21Jackie AllenDB6'118825Baylor10
65Hank AllisonROG6'325525Sequoias JC; San Diego State62
75Houston AntwineRDT6'026533Southern Illinois149
11Rick ArringtonQB6'320025Georgia; Tulsa19
31Tom BaileyRB6'221123Florida State149
38Tony BakerRB5'1122427Iowa State136
85Gary BallmanTE6'020332Michigan State84
28Bill BradleyRS-P5'1119025Texas1414
95John BuntingRLB6'122022North Carolina143
77Ernie CallowayRDT-LDE6'624124Texas Southern55
17Harold CarmichaelWR-TE6'725523Southern University132
66Bill CodyLB6'122528Auburn110
8Al ColemanS6'118528Jackson State; Tennessee State120
58Bob CreechRLB6'322823Texas Christian1311
47Larry CroweRB6'119822Texas Southern10
19Tom DempseyK6'127525Palomar JC140
81Larry EstesDE6'625026Alcorn State70
59Mike EvansC6'525026Boston College1212
45Pat GibbsCB5'1018822Lamar20
84Rich HarrisLDE6'526524Grambling State1413
18Ben HawkinsWR6'018028Arizona State1414
80Clark HossTE6'823523Oregon State40
82Don HultzLDT6'323832Southern Mississippi1413
29Harold JacksonWR5'1017526Jackson State1414
27Ron JamesRB6'120223New Mexico State1414
72Wade KeyLOT6'524526Texas; Texas State1313
20Leroy KeyesLS6'320825Purdue1414
87Kent KramerTE6'523528Minnesota148
14Pete LiskeQB6'219930Penn State147
63Tom LukenLOG6'325322Purdue128
78Wayne MassOG6'424526Clemson30
36Tom McNeillP6'119530Wharton County JC; Stephen F. Austin State20
26Al NelsonLCB5'1118529Cincinnati1414
68Mark NordquistROG-C-LOT6'424527Los Angeles Pierce JC; Pacific1413
56Bill OvermyerLB6'322023Ashland60
88Gary PettigrewRDT6'425228Stanford132
50Ron PorterLLB6'323227Idaho1414
33Steve PreeceS6'119525Oregon State10
24Nate RamseyRCB6'120031Indiana1414
6John ReavesQB6'320922Florida117
70Jimmie SkaggsLOG6'224632Washington106
74Steve SmithROT6'524628Michigan1414
96John SodaskiLB6'121424Villanova40
73Richard StevensOT6'424124Baylor70
55Jerry SturmC6'325736Illinois10
25Tom SullivanRB6'019022Miami (Florida)120
49Jim ThrowerCB6'219425Texas A&M-Commerce50
99Mel TomRDE6'424731Hawaii; San Francisco CC; San Jose State1414
9Billy WalikWR5'1118025Villanova100
34Larry WatkinsRB6'222026Alcorn State148
67Vern WinfieldROG6'224823Minnesota92
35Adrian YoungLB6'123026Southern California10
87Steve ZabelMLB6'422824Oklahoma76
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
John Reaves114QBFlorida
Dan Yochum237TSyracusefrom CHIB
Tom Luken368GPurduefrom DET
Bobby Majors376DBTennesseefrom MIN
Ron James492RBNew Mexico State
Vern Winfield6144GMinnesota
Will Foster7170LBEastern Michigan
Larry Ratcliff8196RBEastern Michigan
Pat Gibbs9222DBLamar
John Bunting10248LBNorth Carolina
Dennis Sweeney11274DEWestern Michigan
Don Zimmerman12300WRLouisiana-Monroe
Preston Carpenter13326DEMississippi
Bill Overmyer14352LBAshland
Tom Sullivan15378RBMiami (Florida)
Steve Bielenberg16404LBOregon State
Tom Nash17430TGeorgia
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals46561627
Opponents Totals6010810084
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals20378110156819634.776690
Opponents Totals268137117149019346.672637
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Tom Dempsey0111291.7203557.1071
Harold Jackson40000024
Harold Carmichael20000012
Ben Hawkins1000006
Ron James1000006
Kent Kramer1000006
John Reaves1000006
Billy Walik1000006
Larry Watkins1000006
Al Coleman0000012
Team Totals12111291.7203557.11145
Opponents Totals43424397.7162564.02352
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Tom Dempsey203557.16/63/67/102/92/4
Team Totals203557.16/63/67/102/92/4
Opponents Totals162564.05/3/4/4/0/
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Ron James1825653.1220
Tony Baker903223.6140
Larry Watkins672623.9281
John Reaves181096.1161
Harold Jackson9768.4340
Tom Bailey7223.150
Pete Liske7202.990
Tom Sullivan13131.050
Rick Arrington122.020
Larry Crowe122.020
Ben Hawkins300.0120
Team Totals39813933.5342
Opponents Totals54422664.24322
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
John Reaves22410848.210415086.714.077t73.1125.438322118658.4
Pete Liske1387151.4609737.113.767t32.275.11110786660.4
Rick Arrington13538.57463.59.21600.017.74281816.8
Team Totals37518449.117125276.713.777t102.7205.353457207057.7
Opponents Totals31817555.012426158.214.965206.3196.017143247278.3
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Harold Jackson62104816.977t4
Ben Hawkins3051217.167t1
Harold Carmichael2027613.8542
Ron James201567.8351
Tony Baker161147.1140
Kent Kramer1117616.0291
Gary Ballman918320.3430
Larry Watkins6-2-0.340
Tom Bailey5326.490
Tom Sullivan4174.370
Billy Walik11515.015t1
Team Totals184252713.777t10
Opponents Totals175261514.96520
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Bill Bradley9738.1210
Nate Ramsey3144.7100
Ron Porter2105.070
Leroy Keyes200.000
John Bunting14545.0450
Chuck Allen11515.0150
Dick Absher177.070
Team Totals191648.6450
Opponents Totals201989.9300
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Bill Bradley56225040.2600
Tom McNeill729041.4510
Team Totals63254040.3600137
Opponents Totals54218940.5671179
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Bill Bradley2271557.1600
Billy Walik3141.3100
Vern Winfield101212.0120
Pat Gibbs1088.080
Tom Sullivan0100
Team Totals2791796.6600
Opponents Totals26281375.3480
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Al Nelson2572829.1780
Billy Walik2146622.2350
Tom Sullivan37224.0340
Pat Gibbs36120.3230
Vern Winfield393.090
Bill Bradley22211.0200
Gary Pettigrew11717.0170
Bill Overmyer100.000
Team Totals59137523.3780
Opponents Totals4188621.6480
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Chuck Allen0001140
Rick Arrington100000
Tom Bailey111200
Tony Baker220220
Gary Ballman0010100
Bill Bradley120200
John Bunting0001100
Harold Carmichael100000
Mike Evans0031400
Pat Gibbs100000
Rich Harris0003300
Harold Jackson210100
Ron James630300
Wade Key0010100
Kent Kramer100000
Pete Liske300000
Al Nelson100000
Ron Porter101100
John Reaves500000
Steve Smith2000-500
Tom Sullivan110100
Billy Walik0010100
Larry Watkins800000
Team Totals372116824-440
Opponents Totals3081818361
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