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1976 Notre Dame Fighting Irish Roster

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Record: 9-3, .750 W-L% (21st of 137) ▪ Rank: 12th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Dan Devine (9-3)

PS/G: 24.5 (31st of 137) ▪ PA/G: 13.2 (22nd of 137)
SRS: 16.61 (16th of 137) ▪ SOS: 8.53 (16th of 137)

Bowl Game: Won Gator Bowl 20-9 versus Penn State

  • Roster includes most starters and key reserves.
  • Starters are marked with an asterisk (*).
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Partial Roster

Rk Player Class Pos Summary
1 Rick Slager* QB 86 Cmp, 172 Att, 1281 Yds, 11 TD
2 Gary Forystek QB 5 Cmp, 17 Att, 99 Yds, 0 TD
3 Rusty Lisch QB 16 Cmp, 41 Att, 267 Yds, 2 TD
4 Vagas Ferguson* RB 81 Att, 350 Yds, 4.3 Avg
5 Al Hunter* RB 233 Att, 1058 Yds, 4.5 Avg
6 Mark McLane* RB 18 Att, 56 Yds, 3.1 Avg
7 Willard Browner RB 41 Att, 170 Yds, 4.1 Avg
8 Tom Domin RB
9 Terry Eurick RB 46 Att, 230 Yds, 5.0 Avg
10 Jerome Heavens RB 54 Att, 204 Yds, 3.8 Avg
11 Dan Knott RB 5 Att, 25 Yds, 5.0 Avg
12 Steve Orsini RB 33 Att, 159 Yds, 4.8 Avg
13 Dan Kelleher* WR 24 Rec, 522 Yds, 21.8 Avg
14 Kris Haines WR 3 Rec, 64 Yds, 21.3 Avg
15 Speedy Hart WR 1 Rec, 9 Yds, 9.0 Avg
16 Ken MacAfee* TE 34 Rec, 483 Yds, 14.2 Avg
17 Mike Carney* OL
18 Dave Huffman* OL
19 Ernie Hughes* OL
20 Steve McDaniel* OL
21 Harry Woebkenberg* OL
22 Ted Horansky OL
23 Ross Browner* DL
24 Mike Calhoun* DL
25 Ken Dike* DL
26 Willie Fry* DL
27 Doug Becker* LB
28 Bob Golic* LB
29 Steve Heimkreiter* LB
30 Luther Bradley* DB
31 Jim Browner* DB
32 Ted Burgmeier* DB
33 Dave Waymer DB
34 Joe Restic* P
35 Steve Schmitz PR