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1983 Alabama Crimson Tide Stats

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Record: 8-4, .667 W-L% (29th of 112) ▪ Rank: 15th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Ray Perkins (8-4)

PS/G: 30.5 (11th of 112) ▪ PA/G: 19.1 (43rd of 112)
SRS: 17.16 (6th of 112) ▪ SOS: 7.99 (7th of 112)

Bowl Game: Won Sun Bowl 28-7 versus Southern Methodist

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 12 12.2 21.8 55.7 167.4 1.2 46.8 221.3 4.7 1.9
Defense 12 13.8 25.4 54.1 187.2 1.1 38.3 141.8 3.7 0.9
Difference -1.6 -3.6 +1.6 -19.8 +0.1 +8.5 +79.5 +1.0 +1.0

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Walter Lewis 144 256 56.3 1991 7.8 6.2 14 15 127.9
2 Mike Shula 1 4 25.0 6 1.5 -9.8 0 1 -12.4
3 Paul Fields 1 2 50.0 12 6.0 6.0 0 0 100.4

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Ricky Moore 166 947 5.7 8 16 138 8.6 1 182 1085 6.0 9
2 Walter Lewis 135 338 2.5 5 135 338 2.5 5
3 Kerry Goode 103 693 6.7 3 7 43 6.1 0 110 736 6.7 3
4 Linnie Patrick 85 454 5.3 4 6 58 9.7 0 91 512 5.6 4
5 Joe Carter 43 156 3.6 2 5 41 8.2 3 48 197 4.1 5
6 Craig Turner 8 4 0.5 1 8 4 0.5 1
7 Andrew Gilder 7 12 1.7 0 1 7 7.0 0 8 19 2.4 0
8 Chester Braggs 4 12 3.0 0 4 12 3.0 0
9 Paul Fields 3 21 7.0 0 3 21 7.0 0
10 Mickey Guinyard 3 14 4.7 0 3 14 4.7 0
11 Greg Richardson 2 -4 -2.0 0 7 167 23.9 1 9 163 18.1 1
12 Joey Jones 1 7 7.0 0 31 468 15.1 5 32 475 14.8 5
13 Jesse Bendross 1 4 4.0 0 27 435 16.1 2 28 439 15.7 2
14 Preston Gothard 24 294 12.3 1 24 294 12.3 1
15 Thornton Chandler 14 233 16.6 0 14 233 16.6 0
16 Joe Smith 7 101 14.4 1 7 101 14.4 1
17 Jay Grogan 1 14 14.0 0 1 14 14.0 0

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Stan Gay 3 25 8.3 0
2 Freddie Robinson 3 19 6.3 0
3 Britton Cooper 1 0 0.0 0
4 Wayne Davis 1 5 5.0 0
5 Venson Elder 1 0 0.0 0
6 Shon Lee 1 26 26.0 0
7 Todd Roper 1 10 10.0 0
8 Ricky Thomas 1 40 40.0 1
9 Paul Tripoli 1 0 0.0 0
10 David Valletto 1 0 0.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Joe Carter 21 454 21.6 0
2 Greg Richardson 3 70 23.3 0 30 263 8.8 1
3 Linnie Patrick 3 41 13.7 0
4 Chester Braggs 2 76 38.0 0
5 Preston Gothard 1 9 9.0 0
6 Jesse Bendross 1 0 0.0 0
7 Craig Turner 4 34 8.5 0
8 Cornelius Bennett 1 48 48.0 0
9 Todd Roper 1 10 10.0 0
10 Paul Tripoli 1 5 5.0 0
11 David Valletto 1 1 1.0 0
12 Britton Cooper 1 -2 -2.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Van Tiffin 40 40 100.0 14 25 56.0 82
2 Malcolm Simmons 51 2099 41.2
3 Terry Sanders 6 214 35.7