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1979 Drake Bulldogs Stats

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Record: 3-8, .273 W-L% (109th of 140)
Conference: MVC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Chuck Shelton (3-8)

PS/G: 19.8 (72nd of 140) ▪ PA/G: 22.0 (96th of 140)
SRS: -10.12 (115th of 140) ▪ SOS: -6.58 (115th of 140)

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 11.2 24.2 46.2 129.4 0.7 48.5 156.2 3.2 1.8
Defense 11 13.5 24.6 55.0 183.2 1.4 47.5 189.4 4.0 1.4
Difference -2.3 -0.4 -8.8 -53.8 -0.7 +1.0 -33.2 -0.8 +0.4

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Rick Casko 78 171 45.6 983 5.7 4.3 6 8 96.1
2 Jerry Smith 23 53 43.4 171 3.2 1.1 1 3 65.4
3 Gary Yagelski 20 39 51.3 252 6.5 5.3 0 1 100.4
4 Dwaine Ball 2 3 66.7 17 5.7 12.3 1 0 224.3

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Wardell Wright 177 873 4.9 14 6 84 14.0 0 183 957 5.2 14
2 Rick Casko 122 124 1.0 3 122 124 1.0 3
3 Dwaine Ball 100 365 3.7 2 19 73 3.8 0 119 438 3.7 2
4 Jerry Smith 31 69 2.2 0 1 -9 -9.0 0 32 60 1.9 0
5 Gary Yagelski 24 19 0.8 1 24 19 0.8 1
6 Talmadge Tanks 23 97 4.2 0 4 17 4.3 0 27 114 4.2 0
7 Kevin Nichols 18 54 3.0 0 4 41 10.3 0 22 95 4.3 0
8 Wayne Williams 17 30 1.8 0 17 30 1.8 0
9 Amero Ware 11 40 3.6 0 1 11 11.0 0 12 51 4.3 0
10 Marc Kirkland 4 28 7.0 0 26 386 14.8 1 30 414 13.8 1
11 Pat Dunsmore 4 16 4.0 0 14 237 16.9 2 18 253 14.1 2
12 Tim McManus 1 8 8.0 0 15 212 14.1 1 16 220 13.8 1
13 Tim Hockensmith 1 0 0.0 0 5 47 9.4 0 6 47 7.8 0
14 Rich Suchanuk 24 271 11.3 4 24 271 11.3 4
15 Chuck Makarewicz 2 19 9.5 0 2 19 9.5 0
16 Ron Gander 1 18 18.0 0 1 18 18.0 0
17 Mike Williams 1 16 16.0 0 1 16 16.0 0

Defense & Fumbles

Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Rk Player Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1 Felix Wright 3 0 0.0 0
2 Derrick Goddard 2 0 0.0 0
3 Lance Shields 2 10 5.0 0
4 Terry Wensmann 2 7 3.5 0
5 George Ferguson 1 4 4.0 0
6 Ric Martin 1 37 37.0 0
7 Carlton Naughton 1 19 19.0 0
8 Steve Pegram 1 4 4.0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Kick Ret Punt Ret
Rk Player Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1 Dwaine Ball 13 282 21.7 0
2 Wayne Williams 4 102 25.5 0
3 Kevin Nichols 3 44 14.7 0
4 Talmadge Tanks 2 32 16.0 0
5 Amero Ware 1 22 22.0 0
6 Wardell Wright 1 12 12.0 0
7 Chuck Makarewicz 1 11 11.0 0
8 Lance Shields 1 7 7.0 0 12 142 11.8 0
9 Marc Kirkland 1 0 0.0 0
10 David Harms 1 0 0.0 0
11 Ric Martin 7 74 10.6 0
12 George Ferguson 6 72 12.0 0
13 Greg Benton 2 21 10.5 0
14 Tim Hansen 1 5 5.0 0

Kicking & Punting

Kicking Punting
Rk Player XPM XPA XP% FGM FGA FG% Pts Punts Yds Avg
1 Mark Mendenhall 20 23 87.0 8 11 72.7 44
2 Pat King 76 3157 41.5