Previous Season Roster Key Stat Key
1975 Birmingham Vulcans (WFL) 1st place Eastern 9-3-0 .750
Head Coach: Marvin Bass
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Sat7/12/1975HPortland Thunder25-9WBirmingham, ALLegion Field18500
Sat7/19/1975AShreveport Steamer31-30WShreveport, LALouisiana State Fair Park13214
Sat8/2/1975HChicago Winds10-0WBirmingham, ALLegion Field28108
Sat8/9/1975HPhiladelphia Bell23-17WBirmingham, ALLegion Field21234
Sat8/16/1975AJacksonville Express11-22LJacksonville, FLGator Bowl16049
Sat8/23/1975HSouthern California Sun25-35LBirmingham, ALLegion Field29390
Sat8/30/1975HShreveport Steamer21-8WBirmingham, ALLegion Field19078
Sat9/6/1975APortland Thunder26-8WPortland, ORCivic Stadium6342
Sat9/13/1975HSan Antonio Wings33-24WBirmingham, ALLegion Field12500
Sun9/21/1975HCharlotte Hornets22-16WBirmingham, ALLegion Field18500
Sat9/27/1975AJacksonville Express18-26LJacksonville, FLGator Bowl10881
Sat10/4/1975AThe Hawaiians29-16WHalawa, HIAloha Stadium18894
Sat10/11/1975AChicago Winds-Chicago, ILSoldier FieldCanceled
Sun10/12/1975AMemphis Southmen18-14WMemphis, TNLiberty Bowl20192
Sun10/19/1975HMemphis Southmen21-0WBirmingham, ALLegion Field35000
Sun10/26/1975ASouthern California Sun-Anaheim, CAAnaheim StadiumCanceled
Sat11/1/1975APhiladelphia Bell-Philadelphia, PAFranklin StadiumCanceled
Sun11/9/1975HJacksonville Express-Birmingham, ALLegion FieldCanceled
Sun11/16/1975ACharlotte Hornets-Charlotte, NCAmerican Legion Memorial StadiumCanceled
Sat11/22/1975ASan Antonio Wings-San Antonio, TXAlamo StadiumCanceled
Sun11/30/1975AMemphis Southmen-Memphis, TNLiberty BowlCanceled
Sat12/6/1975HThe Hawaiians-Birmingham, ALLegion FieldCanceled
Sat12/13/1975HSan Antonio Wings-Birmingham, ALLegion FieldCanceled
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
85Art AllenWR5'1016023Clark Atlanta
62Tom AlwardOG6'425523Nebraska5
32Chris ArnoldCB6'220122Virginia State3
David BaileyWR6'119025Alabama1
80Mike BartikWR6'120023Furman
84Jim BishopTE6'222526Tennessee Tech
88Bob BrownWR6'322532Alcorn State
23Bill BryantSS5'1119524Grambling State12
30Willie BurkesCB5'1119024Lincoln (Missouri)
44Art CantrelleHB6'020327Louisiana State12
55Warren CaponeMLB6'121824Louisiana State12
79Paul CostaOT6'425234Notre Dame
51Van DeCreeLB6'122022Ohio State
74Mark DoakOT6'426524Nebraska4
7Denny DuronFL-QB6'019523Louisiana Tech
72Larry EstesLDE-RDE6'625029Alcorn State12
85Robert EvansFL6'320524Morris Brown
43Nate FergersonSE6'319422Merced JC; San Diego State5
75Eddie FosterLOT6'625824Oklahoma
40Ron FoxxLB6'322024Alabama A&M
18Leo GasienicaQB6'320024Rutgers
61Harry GoodenRDE-LDE6'625025Alcorn State
9Tom GossomWR6'018524Auburn
78Mike HayesROG6'325322Virginia State4
21George HaynesSS-FS6'218524Tulsa
25Dennis HomanWR6'118129Alabama
52Al HumphreyLB6'323022Tulsa
10Rusty JacksonP6'219025Louisiana State110
78Al JenkinsROT6'224529Southern Illinois; Tulsa5
50Pat KellyLB6'222324Richmond12
60Jim KregelLOG6'225023Ohio State7
59Steve ManstedtSLB6'221824Nebraska12
Kerry MarburyRB5'1018323West Virginia
53John MatlockC6'425031Miami (Florida)12
20Jim McKinneyDB6'118522Auburn
76Calvin MillerLDT6'227022Mississippi Gulf Coast CC; Oklahoma State12
22Johnny MussoFB5'1120125Alabama
34Ted PowellTE6'122023Ferrum JC; Ohio State12
5Joe ProfitRB6'021026Louisiana-Monroe
11Matthew ReedQB6'422524Grambling State12
36Bill RudderFB6'122523Tennessee
Al SitterleOT6'426523North Carolina State
9Ron SlovenskyK5'716023Jacksonville State; West Alabama120
42Willie SmithLCB5'1118724Morris Brown12
70Bob TatarekLDT-RDT6'426029Miami (Florida)
57Jimmy TealWLB6'322525Purdue
10Butch TroegelP6'220828Louisiana Tech10
77Dick TrowerDE6'325026Miami (Florida)
81Cephus WeatherspoonWR6'118227Mesa CC; Fort Lewis
31Wayne WheelerWR6'218025Alabama
33Gerard WilliamsRCB6'118423Langston9
28Larry WillinghamFS6'019827Auburn
66Wimpy WintherC6'426028Mississippi
64Jessie WolfLDT-RDT6'627023Prairie View A&M
71Bob WolfeROG-LOT6'526024Nebraska12
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4thOT
Team Totals66763382
Opponents Totals45524940
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals227135791380708
Opponents Totals17367891761644
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Art Cantrelle11300080
Matthew Reed6100043
Ron Slovensky00131872.2039
Johnny Musso5000035
Robert Evans2100015
Joe Profit120009
Denny Duron110008
Gerard Williams110008
Nate Fergerson100007
Bill Rudder100007
Jim Bishop030003
Art Allen010001
Dennis Homan010001
Ted Powell010001
Team Totals29152951.7131872.20257
Opponents Totals2482433.322186
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Art Cantrelle2018144.02910
Johnny Musso1596814.3354
Matthew Reed533476.532t6
Joe Profit692774.0201
Bill Rudder281465.2261
Ted Powell20804.0120
Denny Duron8394.9130
Bob Brown3196.3150
Robert Evans2189.0120
Leo Gasienica155.050
Kerry Marbury750.740
Team Totals55124314.43522
Opponents Totals38914823.813
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Matthew Reed2088138.911612526.015.572t41.9115.3862119044.0
Denny Duron612744.3294657.617.24023.358.286240347.5
Team Totals26910840.114517176.415.972t62.2165.91612444.8
Opponents Totals31314747.014520366.513.9103.2216.72120951.0
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Art Cantrelle1920210.6271
Dennis Homan1827715.4390
Ted Powell1317713.6200
Nate Fergerson1222618.8541
Jim Bishop1019819.8510
Bob Brown917219.1370
Art Allen813216.5400
Robert Evans715121.672t2
Johnny Musso6508.313t1
Wayne Wheeler35719.0240
Cephus Weatherspoon15353.0530
Denny Duron11414.014t1
Bill Rudder188.080
Team Totals108171715.96
Opponents Totals147203613.910
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Jim McKinney4102.5120
Gerard Williams3144.7140
Warren Capone393.060
Willie Smith300.000
Larry Willingham25829.0340
Steve Manstedt221.020
Jimmy Teal12222.0220
Willie Burkes11616.0160
Chris Arnold144.040
Bill Bryant100.000
Team Totals211356.4340
Opponents Totals1624915.6
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBL
Rusty Jackson57235541.3632
Butch Troegel615826.3421
Team Totals63243538.7633
Opponents Totals65267741.2
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSAVGLGTD
Willie Smith231114.8150
Robert Evans199.090
Art Allen155.050
Willie Burkes8243.090
Jim McKinney263.060
Team Totals381473.9150
Opponents Totals382697.1
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSAVGLGTD
Willie Smith614323.8320
Willie Burkes919721.9230
Jim McKinney23718.5280
Robert Evans47218.0220
Art Allen23618.0210
Ted Powell58316.6260
Joe Profit1117916.3280
Team Totals3974719.2320
Opponents Totals5396118.1
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