1983 NFL Season

The following is a summary of the 1983 National Football League Season.

AFC EASTWLT
Miami1240
New England880
Buffalo880
Baltimore790
NY Jets790
AFC CENTWLT
Pittsburgh1060
Cleveland970
Cincinnati790
Houston2140
AFC WESTWLT
LA Raiders1240
Seattle970
Denver970
San Diego6100
Kansas City6100
NFC EASTWLT
Washington1420
Dallas1240
St. Louis871
Philadelphia5110
NY Giants3121
NFC CENTWLT
Detroit970
Green Bay880
Chicago880
Minnesota880
Tampa Bay2140
NFC WESTWLT
San Francisco1060
LA Rams970
New Orleans880
Atlanta790

1983 NFL Postseason

DateGameResult
12/24/831983 AFC Wild Card GameDEN 7 @ SEA 31
12/26/831983 NFC Wild Card GameLA 24 @ DAL 17
12/31/831983 AFC Divisional Playoff GameSEA 27 @ MIA 20
12/31/831983 NFC Divisional Playoff GameDET 23 @ SF 24
01/01/841983 NFC Divisional Playoff GameLA 7 @ WAS 51
01/01/841983 AFC Divisional Playoff GamePIT 10 @ LAR 38
01/08/841983 NFC Championship GameSF 21 @ WAS 24
01/08/841983 AFC Championship GameSEA 14 @ LAR 30
01/22/84Super Bowl XVIIIWAS 9 @ LAR 38

Statistical Leaders

Passing Yards
Lynn Dickey, GB4,458
Bill Kenney, KC4,348
Danny White, Dal3,980
Joe Montana, SF3,910
Joe Theismann, Was3,714
Rushing Yards
Eric Dickerson, LA1,808
William Andrews, Atl1,567
Curt Warner, Sea1,449
Walter Payton, Chi1,421
John Riggins, Was1,347

Team Statistics

Team Offense
San Diego Chargers387.3
Green Bay Packers385.8
Washington Redskins383.7
Team Defense
Cincinnati Bengals270.4
New Orleans Saints293.2
Pittsburgh Steelers295.8
Points Per Game
Washington Redskins33.8
Dallas Cowboys29.9
Los Angeles Raiders27.6

Draft Results

PickTeamPlayerPosCollege
1BALJohn ElwayQBStanford
2LAEric DickersonRBSouthern Methodist
3SEACurt WarnerRBPenn State
4DENChris HintonOGNorthwestern
5SDBilly Ray Smith Jr.LBArkansas

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