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1983 New Orleans Saints (NFL) 3rd place National Football Conference Western Division 8-8-0 .500
Head Coach: Bum Phillips
Tight EndsAndy Everest
Offensive CoordinatorKing Hill
Offensive BacksJohn Levra
Offensive LineCarl Mauck
ReceiversLamar McHan
Strength and ConditioningRussell Paternostro
Defensive CoordinatorWade Phillips
Special TeamsHarold Richardson
Defensive BacksLance Van Zandt
LinebackersJohn Paul Young
Defensive LineWillie Zapalac
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Sat7/30/1983NPittsburgh Steelers14-27LCanton, OHFawcett Stadium23909
Sat8/6/1983ATampa Bay Buccaneers17-20LTampa, FLTampa Stadium53111
Sat8/13/1983AMiami Dolphins19-17WMiami, FLOrange Bowl38735
Sat8/20/1983HHouston Oilers20-13WNew Orleans, LALouisiana Superdome60430
Sat8/27/1983HNew York Jets17-10WNew Orleans, LALouisiana Superdome58176
Sun9/4/1983HSt. Louis Cardinals28-17WNew Orleans, LALouisiana Superdome60430
Sun9/11/1983ALos Angeles Rams27-30LAnaheim, CAAnaheim Stadium45572
Sun9/18/1983HChicago Bears34-31WOTNew Orleans, LALouisiana Superdome64692
Sun9/25/1983ADallas Cowboys20-21LIrving, TXTexas Stadium62136
Sun10/2/1983HMiami Dolphins17-7WNew Orleans, LALouisiana Superdome66489
Sun10/9/1983AAtlanta Falcons19-17WAtlanta, GAAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium51654
Sun10/16/1983HSan Francisco 49ers13-32LNew Orleans, LALouisiana Superdome68154
Sun10/23/1983ATampa Bay Buccaneers24-21WTampa, FLTampa Stadium48242
Sun10/30/1983ABuffalo Bills21-27LOrchard Park, NYRich Stadium49413
Sun11/6/1983HAtlanta Falcons27-10WNew Orleans, LALouisiana Superdome67062
Sun11/13/1983ASan Francisco 49ers0-27LSan Francisco, CACandlestick Park40022
Mon11/21/1983HNew York Jets28-31LNew Orleans, LALouisiana Superdome68606
Sun11/27/1983HMinnesota Vikings17-16WNew Orleans, LALouisiana Superdome59502
Sun12/4/1983ANew England Patriots0-7LFoxborough, MASullivan Stadium24579
Sun12/11/1983APhiladelphia Eagles20-17WOTPhiladelphia, PAVeterans Stadium45182
Sun12/18/1983HLos Angeles Rams24-26LNew Orleans, LALouisiana Superdome70148
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
7Morten AndersenK6'222123Michigan State160
47Cliff AustinRB6'121023Clemson110
85Hoby BrennerTE6'524524Southern California1616
67Stan BrockROT6'628625Colorado1616
75Bruce ClarkLDE6'327025Penn State1515
78Kelvin ClarkOG6'326527Nebraska160
83Kenny DuckettWR5'1118324Wake Forest141
63Brad EdelmanLOG6'627323Missouri1616
99Tony ElliottNT6'229024Wisconsin; North Texas120
14Russell ErxlebenP6'423826Texas160
46Hokie GajanFB5'1122024Louisiana State1612
20Russell GarySS5'1119524Nebraska1414
88Eugene GoodlowWR6'218525Kansas State167
72Leon GrayOT6'326132Jackson State110
86Jeff GrothWR5'1017226Bowling Green State1614
87Larry HardyTE6'324027Jackson State61
62John HillC6'224633Lehigh1616
28Bill HurleyS5'1119526Syracuse40
57Rickey JacksonLOLB6'224325Pittsburgh1616
34Bobby JohnsonDB6'018723Texas160
40Greg KnafelcTE6'422024Notre Dame60
60Steve KorteOG6'227023Arkansas160
52Jim KovachLILB6'223927Kentucky1616
64Dave LafaryLOT6'728028Purdue1616
93Gary LewisNT6'326022Oklahoma State60
98Reggie LewisDE6'226029Oregon; San Diego State120
29Rodney LewisRCB5'1118624Nebraska22
59Chris MartinLB6'223223Auburn150
84Rich MautiWR6'019529Nassau JC; Penn State161
19Guido MerkensQB6'120028Sam Houston State160
74Derland MooreNT6'426532Oklahoma1616
55Rob NairneROLB6'422729Oregon State161
66Louis OubreROG6'427425Oklahoma1616
51Whitney PaulROLB6'422030Colorado1615
53Scott PelluerLB6'221424Washington State160
32Vernon PerryS6'221130Jackson State120
76Jim PietrzakC6'526030Eastern Michigan160
25Johnnie PoeFS6'119424Missouri1616
58Glen ReddLB6'123125Brigham Young160
38George RogersHB6'222925South Carolina1312
41Jimmy RogersRB5'1019028Oklahoma160
80Lindsay ScottWR6'119423Georgia167
16Ken StablerQB6'321038Alabama1414
27Greg StemrickCB5'1117832Colorado State110
82John TiceTE6'524923Maryland161
73Frank WarrenDE6'429024Auburn161
49Frank WatteletSS6'018525Kansas1616
44Dave WaymerLCB6'118825Notre Dame1616
94Jim WilksRDE6'527225Pasadena CC; San Diego State1616
18Dave WilsonQB6'320624Fullerton JC; Illinois82
45Tim WilsonRB6'323529Maryland60
30Wayne WilsonFB6'321326Shepherd148
56Dennis WinstonRILB6'022828Arkansas1616
40Tyrone YoungWR6'619223Florida160
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Steve Korte238GArkansas
John Tice365TEMaryland
Cliff Austin366RBClemsonfrom BUF/STL
Gary Lewis498NTOklahoma State
David Greenwood8206DBWisconsin
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4thOT
Team Totals4181103886
Opponents Totals7486611160
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals30:24286135136158922639.491802
Opponents Totals29:36289108159228722538.796814
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Morten Andersen0373897.4182475.0091
Wayne Wilson110000066
George Rogers50000030
Hokie Gajan40000024
Hoby Brenner30000018
Tyrone Young30000018
Kenny Duckett20000012
Eugene Goodlow20000012
Kelvin Clark1000006
Jeff Groth1000006
Bobby Johnson1000006
Steve Korte1000006
Reggie Lewis1000006
Johnnie Poe1000006
John Tice1000006
Dave Wilson1000006
Team Totals38373897.4182475.00319
Opponents Totals39373994.9203458.83337
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Morten Andersen182475.02/28/83/42/63/4
Team Totals182475.02/28/83/42/63/4
Opponents Totals203458.80/07/96/96/141/2
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
George Rogers25611444.576t5
Wayne Wilson1997874.0299
Hokie Gajan814155.1584
Jimmy Rogers26803.1130
Tim Wilson8212.690
Guido Merkens11616.0150
Cliff Austin4164.0110
Jeff Groth11515.0130
Eugene Goodlow133.030
Dave Wilson530.651
Russell Erxleben2-9-4.510
Ken Stabler9-14-1.600
Kenny Duckett2-16-8.020
Team Totals59524614.176t19
Opponents Totals47220004.27111
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Ken Stabler31117656.611719886.411.34892.9185.818159182961.4
Dave Wilson1126658.9397706.911.74254.576.31714662468.7
Russell Erxleben11100.002424.024.02400.000.00024118.8
Hokie Gajan100.0100.000.000.000039.6
Team Totals42524357.215727826.511.448143.3255.935305247763.5
Opponents Totals49627154.620231286.311.560204.0234.656437269168.0
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Jeff Groth4958511.9421
Hoby Brenner4157414.038t3
Eugene Goodlow4148711.9262
Lindsay Scott2427411.4350
Wayne Wilson201788.9242
Kenny Duckett1928314.9482
Hokie Gajan171307.6260
George Rogers12695.8220
Tyrone Young78512.1323
John Tice7334.712t1
Rich Mauti23015.0230
Larry Hardy22914.5220
Cliff Austin22512.5180
Team Totals243278211.44814
Opponents Totals271312811.56020
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Johnnie Poe714620.931t1
Russell Gary37023.3260
Dennis Winston3217.0150
Bobby Johnson28040.070t1
Frank Wattelet23316.5240
Whitney Paul231.530
Reggie Lewis12727.027t1
Greg Stemrick12626.0260
Frank Warren166.060
Rickey Jackson100.000
Team Totals2341217.970t3
Opponents Totals2542417.069t5
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Russell Erxleben74303441.0600910571228330.9
Guido Merkens414436.045010212230.5
Team Totals78317840.76001010573240530.8
Opponents Totals83347341.8700622275307837.1
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Jeff Groth39152757.1300
Team Totals39152757.1300
Opponents Totals511057311.276t2
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Kenny Duckett33071921.8610
Wayne Wilson9023926.6520
Rich Mauti8014718.4350
Cliff Austin7011216.0270
Jimmy Rogers7010314.7250
Stan Brock101515.0150
Frank Wattelet1044.040
Team Totals660133920.3610
Opponents Totals4493821.3530
SACKSNOYDS
Rickey Jackson12.0
Jim Wilks8.0
Reggie Lewis6.5
Derland Moore6.0
Whitney Paul5.5
Tony Elliott5.5
Bruce Clark4.5
Jim Kovach3.0
Frank Warren2.0
Rob Nairne2.0
Dennis Winston1.0
Team Totals56.0437.0
Opponents Totals35.0305.0
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Stan Brock0010100
Bruce Clark0001100
Kelvin Clark0010101
Kenny Duckett100000
Hokie Gajan310100
Russell Gary100000
Leon Gray0020200
Jeff Groth320200
Bill Hurley0001100
Rickey Jackson1022-20
Bobby Johnson110100
Steve Korte0010101
Dave Lafary0010100
Rodney Lewis0010100
Johnnie Poe0002200
George Rogers820200
Jimmy Rogers201100
Lindsay Scott100000
Ken Stabler400000
John Tice0011200
Frank Warren0001100
Frank Wattelet0003360
Dave Waymer0012300
Jim Wilks0001100
Dave Wilson500000
Wayne Wilson600000
Dennis Winston101100
Team Totals372215163142
Opponents Totals33161622380
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