1981 St. Louis Cardinals Schedule & Results

1981 St. Louis Cardinals schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Preseason

Saturday, August 8, 1981 FINAL
St. Louis (1-0) 12
San Diego (0-1) 10
Friday, August 14, 1981 FINAL
St. Louis (2-0) 30
Seattle (0-2) 21
Saturday, August 22, 1981 FINAL
St. Louis (3-0) 16
Kansas City (1-2) 3
Saturday, August 29, 1981 FINAL
Chicago (2-2) 31
St. Louis (3-1) 27

Regular Season

Sun 9/6 1234FINAL
Miami (1-0) 0137020
St. Louis (0-1) 00077
Pass
D. Woodley (MIA), 24-14-178, 1 INT, 2 TD
N. Lomax (STL), 30-14-151, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
T. Nathan (MIA), 7-50
O. Anderson (STL), 20-52, 1 TD
Rec
J. Cefalo (MIA), 3-90, 2 TD
O. Anderson (STL), 6-40
Sun 9/13 1234FINAL
St. Louis (0-2) 770317
Dallas (2-0) 14133030
Pass
N. Lomax (STL), 41-14-295, 2 INT, 1 TD
D. White (DAL), 29-21-240, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
O. Anderson (STL), 16-80
T. Dorsett (DAL), 16-129
Rec
O. Anderson (STL), 4-60
T. Dorsett (DAL), 5-45
Sun 9/20 1234FINAL
Washington (0-3) 10701330
St. Louis (1-2) 91701440
Pass
J. Theismann (WAS), 37-25-388, 1 INT, 4 TD
J. Hart (STL), 22-12-226, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
W. Jackson (WAS), 22-104
W. Morris (STL), 13-60
Rec
R. Thompson (WAS), 7-106, 2 TD
R. Green (STL), 4-115, 1 TD
Sun 9/27 1234FINAL
St. Louis (1-3) 037010
Tampa Bay (2-2) 6001420
Pass
J. Hart (STL), 18-11-91, 1 INT, 0 TD
D. Williams (TB), 30-17-162, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
O. Anderson (STL), 20-97
J. Wilder (TB), 15-76
Rec
O. Anderson (STL), 3-8
J. Wilder (TB), 9-72
Sun 10/4 1234FINAL
Dallas (4-1) 737017
St. Louis (2-3) 1007320
Pass
D. White (DAL), 28-15-182, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Hart (STL), 29-16-199, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
T. Dorsett (DAL), 21-99, 1 TD
O. Anderson (STL), 20-72
Rec
B. Johnson (DAL), 5-101
P. Tilley (STL), 5-73
Sun 10/11 1234FINAL
St. Louis (2-4) 070714
NY Giants (3-3) 01710734
Pass
J. Hart (STL), 26-17-195, 1 INT, 1 TD
P. Simms (NYG), 33-19-208, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
O. Anderson (STL), 17-71
R. Carpenter (NYG), 14-103, 1 TD
Rec
O. Anderson (STL), 5-47
J. Perkins (NYG), 5-55, 2 TD
Sun 10/18 1234FINAL
St. Louis (2-5) 776020
Atlanta (4-3) 02071441
Pass
J. Hart (STL), 49-24-263, 3 INT, 0 TD
S. Bartkowski (ATL), 32-18-288, 0 INT, 4 TD
Rush
O. Anderson (STL), 18-59, 2 TD
L. Cain (ATL), 16-79, 1 TD
Rec
P. Tilley (STL), 8-100
W. Andrews (ATL), 8-132, 2 TD
Sun 10/25 1234FINAL
Minnesota (5-3) 037717
St. Louis (3-5) 13071030
Pass
T. Kramer (MIN), 55-25-343, 2 INT, 2 TD
J. Hart (STL), 26-13-191, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
T. Brown (MIN), 13-55
O. Anderson (STL), 23-77
Rec
S. White (MIN), 7-120, 2 TD
P. Tilley (STL), 5-98, 1 TD
Sun 11/1 1234FINAL
St. Louis (3-6) 0002121
Washington (3-6) 14771442
Pass
J. Hart (STL), 39-24-305, 4 INT, 3 TD
J. Theismann (WAS), 19-14-219, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
O. Anderson (STL), 18-122
J. Washington (WAS), 23-93
Rec
P. Tilley (STL), 8-96, 2 TD
J. Washington (WAS), 4-22
Sun 11/8 1234FINAL
Philadelphia (8-2) 710142152
St. Louis (3-7) 730010
Pass
R. Jaworski (PHI), 34-18-235, 1 INT, 4 TD
J. Hart (STL), 26-14-199, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
W. Montgomery (PHI), 20-118
O. Anderson (STL), 12-55
Rec
H. Carmichael (PHI), 5-103, 2 TD
P. Tilley (STL), 6-84
Sun 11/15 1234FINAL
Buffalo (6-5) 00000
St. Louis (4-7) 3701424
Pass
J. Ferguson (BUF), 37-21-233, 4 INT, 0 TD
N. Lomax (STL), 23-13-102, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Cribbs (BUF), 14-55
O. Anderson (STL), 27-177, 2 TD
Rec
J. Butler (BUF), 6-65
O. Anderson (STL), 3-9
Sun 11/22 1234FINAL
St. Louis (5-7) 1477735
Baltimore (1-11) 1007724
Pass
N. Lomax (STL), 21-12-219, 0 INT, 0 TD
B. Jones (BAL), 45-23-230, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
O. Anderson (STL), 29-130, 2 TD
Z. Dixon (BAL), 12-64
Rec
P. Tilley (STL), 5-158
R. Butler (BAL), 7-56, 1 TD
Sun 11/29 1234FINAL
St. Louis (6-7) 3371427
New England (2-11) 706720
Pass
N. Lomax (STL), 28-20-280, 0 INT, 1 TD
M. Cavanaugh (NE), 24-17-245, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
O. Anderson (STL), 25-95, 1 TD
T. Collins (NE), 9-49, 1 TD
Rec
P. Tilley (STL), 5-76
H. Jackson (NE), 4-71
Sun 12/6 1234FINAL
New Orleans (4-10) 30003
St. Louis (7-7) 71001330
Pass
A. Manning (NO), 17-7-105, 2 INT, 0 TD
N. Lomax (STL), 19-13-173, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
G. Rogers (NO), 23-98
O. Anderson (STL), 26-64
Rec
L. Hardy (NO), 2-37
P. Tilley (STL), 4-75
Sun 12/13 1234FINAL
NY Giants (8-7) 737320
St. Louis (7-8) 300710
Pass
S. Brunner (NYG), 24-12-86, 1 INT, 0 TD
N. Lomax (STL), 31-16-163, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
R. Carpenter (NYG), 26-117, 1 TD
O. Anderson (STL), 18-75
Rec
G. Shirk (NYG), 3-25
O. Anderson (STL), 6-32
Sun 12/20 1234FINAL
St. Louis (7-9) 00000
Philadelphia (10-6) 72110038
Pass
N. Lomax (STL), 26-11-129, 3 INT, 0 TD
R. Jaworski (PHI), 19-13-172, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
O. Anderson (STL), 19-102
W. Montgomery (PHI), 13-108, 1 TD
Rec
P. Tilley (STL), 5-61
H. Carmichael (PHI), 6-67, 1 TD

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