1984 Nebraska football statistics


 
 
 
1984 individual game statistics  
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Cumulative Season Statistics


Overall Team Statistics


1984 Nebraska Cornhuskers Nebraska Overall Team Statistics (Final) Bowl game not included

TEAM STATISTICS                 NU     Opp. 
First Downs....................245      130 
  By Rush......................175       59 
  By Pass.......................64       56 
  By Penalty.....................6       15 
Total Offense.................4703     2236 
  Avg. Gain Per Game.........427.5    203.3 
  Total Plays..................855      694 
  Avg. Plays Per Game.........77.7     63.1 
  Avg. Gain Per Play...........5.5      3.2 
Net Yards Rushing.............3422      867 
  Avg. Gain Per Game.........311.1     78.8 
  Rushing Attempts.............695      438 
  Avg. Gain Per Rush...........4.9      2.0 
  Yards Gained Rushing........3677     1301 
  Yards Lost Rushing...........255      434 
Net Yards Passing.............1281     1369 
  Avg. Gain Per Game.........116.5    124.5 
  Avg. Gain Per Attempt........8.0      5.3 
  Avg. Gain Per Completion....14.2     11.9 
  Attempts.....................160      256 
  Completions...................90      115 
  Percentage...................563     .449 
  Had Intercepted................9       16 
Interceptions by................17       11 
  Yards Returned...............295       73 
  Avg. Return.................17.4      6.6 
Punting Average...............40.3     41.2 
  Number of Punts...............51       98 
  Yards.......................2056     4040 
  Had Blocked....................2        2
                                NU     Opp. 
Punts Returned..................45       18 
  Yards Returned...............555       98 
  Average Return..............12.3      5.4 
Kickoffs Returned...............18       45 
  Yards Returned...............420      742 
  Average Return..............23.3     16.5
Penalties-Yards.............55-503   48-420 
  Avg. Yards Per Game.........45.7     38.2 
Fumbles-Lost.................43-24    18-12 
Touchdowns......................49       13 
  By Rush.......................39        6 
  By Pass........................8        7 
  By Return......................2        0 
  By Fumble Recovery.............0        0 
Field Goals made/attempts.....5-12      5-9 
Extra Points made/attempts...44-49    12-13 
  By Kick....................42-45    12-12 
  By Rush......................1-2      0-0 
  By Pass......................1-2      0-1 
Safeties.........................2        0 
Total Points...................359      105 
  Avg. Per Game...............32.6      9.5 
First Down Plays...............377      273 
  Avg. Per Play................5.6      3.0 
Third Down Conversions......75-164   41-167 
  Percentage..................45.7     24.6 
Fourth Down Conversions......12-20     7-11 
  Percentage..................60.0     63.6
Time of Possession..........353:49   307:13 
  Avg. Time of Possession....32:09    27:55


                                    SCORE BY QUARTERS 
                    TOTAL                                             AVERAGE
Nebraska     63   112   61   123    359          Nebraska     5.7   10.2   5.5   11.2    32.6 
Opponents    24    20   17    44    105          Opponents    2.2    1.8   1.5    4.0     9.5


Individual Statistics


Yds/ Yds/ RUSHING G Att Gain Loss Net Play Game LP TD DuBose 11 156 1057 17 1040 6.7 94.5 80 8 J. Smith 10 177 945 10 935 5.3 93.5 23 7 Rathman 11 75 382 1 381 5.1 34.6 20 4 Porter 11 45 221 0 221 4.9 20.1 26 1 Turner 11 77 296 106 190 2.5 17.3 48 10 K.Jones 6 29 194 8 186 6.4 31.0 47 2 Miles 4 25 110 6 104 4.2 26.0 20 1 Swanson 11 15 91 0 91 6.1 8.3 19 1 Sundberg 11 56 176 102 74 1.3 6.7 20 3 Gatson 7 4 40 0 40 10.0 5.7 22 0 Hoskins 8 5 24 0 24 4.8 3.0 8 1 Kaelin 9 6 20 0 20 3.3 2.2 7 0 Blakeman 7 8 22 5 17 2.1 2.4 8 1 Mlinar 3 3 16 0 16 5.3 5.3 16 0 Thompson 11 2 16 0 16 8.0 1.5 11 0 Lindstrom 5 1 15 0 15 15.0 3.0 15 0 Kelley 1 2 13 0 13 6.5 13.0 10 0 Wooten 1 3 12 0 12 4.0 12.0 7 0 Douglas 3 2 11 0 11 5.5 3.7 8 0 Gamble 10 1 11 0 11 11.0 1.1 11 0 Kingston 4 3 5 0 5 1.7 1.3 5 0 Nebraska 11 695 3677 255 3422 4.9 311.1 80 39 Opponents 11 438 1301 434 867 2.0 78.8 29 6 PASSING G Att Cmp Pct Yds Int TD LP Eff. Sundberg 11 84 53 63.1 740 6 4 42 138.5 Turner 11 75 37 49.3 541 3 4 64 119.5 Douglas 3 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 Nebraska 11 160 90 56.3 1281 9 8 64 128.8 Opponents 11 256 115 44.9 1369 16 7 63 86.4 Yds/ RECEIVING G No. Yds. Play LP TD Swanson 11 16 203 12.7 26 0 Frain 11 15 218 14.5 30 1 Hiemer 11 12 174 14.5 29 4 Kimball 11 11 157 14.3 30 0 DuBose 11 8 105 13.1 42 0 Gamble 10 7 138 19.7 64 2 R. Schnitzler 11 6 144 24.0 39 0 J. Smith 10 6 81 13.5 30 0 Porter 11 3 6 2.0 5 0 Thompson 11 2 12 6.0 7 1 Gatson 7 1 20 20.0 20 0 Otte 2 1 12 12.0 12 0 Lindstrom 5 1 7 7.0 7 0 Miles 4 1 4 4.0 4 0 Nebraska 11 90 1281 14.2 64 8 Opponents 11 115 1369 11.9 63 7 PUNTING G No. Yards Avg. LP Blk RtYd Livingston 11 49 2018 41.2 64 1 84 Wingard 2 1 38 38.0 38 0 0 TEAM 11 1 0 0.0 0 1 14 Nebraska 11 51 2056 40.3 64 2 98 Opponents 11 98 4040 41.2 72 2 555 KICKOFF RETURNS G No. Yards Avg. LP TD Swanson 11 5 155 31.0 47 0 DuBose 11 6 118 19.7 29 0 Gamble 10 4 95 23.8 33 0 J. Smith 10 2 36 18.0 19 0 K. Jones 6 1 16 16.0 16 0 Nebraska 11 18 420 23.3 47 0 Opponents 11 45 742 16.5 31 0 FIELD GOALS G 1-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Klein 11 0-0 2-3 2-2 0-3 0-0 Livingston 11 0-0 1-1 0-1 0-2 0-0 Nebraska 11 0-0 3-4 2-3 0-5 0-0 Opponents 11 0-0 1-1 3-4 1-3 0-1 NEBRASKA FIELD-GOAL SEQUENCE (boldface good, b-blocked): (0), (L32b,L22), (0), (0), (K36), (K49,K28), (K48, K38), (0), (K20, L48), (0), (K49,K23,L46) PUNT RETURNS G No. Yards Avg. LP TD Swanson 11 19 275 14.5 51 1 J. Smith 10 15 225 15.0 51 0 Burke 11 8 42 5.3 15 0 Siebler 4 1 5 5.0 5 0 DuBose 11 1 4 4.0 4 0 R. Schnitzler 11 1 4 4.0 4 0 Nebraska 11 45 555 12.3 51 1 Opponents 11 18 98 5.4 14 0 INTERCEPTIONS G No. Yards Avg. LP TD Clark 11 6 108 18.0 68 0 Munford 11 2 61 30.5 57 1 Watkins 11 2 37 18.5 26 0 Burke 11 2 22 11.0 22 0 Daum 11 2 19 9.5 14 0 Weber 10 1 25 25.0 25 0 Reeves 11 1 23 23.0 23 0 Tyrer 4 1 0 0.0 0 0 Nebraska 11 17 295 17.4 68 1 Opponents 11 11 73 6.6 34 0 PAT PAT SCORING G TD Kick R/P FG Points Turner 11 10 0 0 0 60 DuBose 11 8 0 0 0 48 J. Smith 10 7 0 1 0 44 Klein 11 0 26-28 0 4-8 38 Rathman 11 4 0 0 0 24 Hiemer 11 4 0 0 0 24 Livingston 11 0 16-17 0 1-4 19 Sundberg 11 3 0 0 0 18 Gamble 10 2 0 1 0 14 Swanson 11 2 0 0 0 12 K Jones 6 2 0 0 0 12 Blakeman 7 1 0 0 0 6 Miles 4 1 0 0 0 6 Hoskins 8 1 0 0 0 6 Porter 11 1 0 0 0 6 Thompson 11 1 0 0 0 6 Munford 11 1 0 0 0 6 Frain 11 1 0 0 0 6 Nebraska 11 49 42-45 2 5-12 359* Opponents 11 13 12-12 0 5-9 105 *Includes two safeties.


Overall Defensive Statistics


DEFENSE 
Munford, LB 
Daum, LB 
Clark, S 
S. Strasburger, DE  
Weber, DE 
McCashland, M 
Spachman, DT 
Shead, MG 
Burke, CB 
Daffer, LB 
Skow, DT 
Graeber, MG 
Noonan, DT 
Stuckey, DT 
Reeves, DE 
Watkins, CB 
Smith, B., DE 
Parsons, LB 
Reinhardt, MG 
Zierke, DT 
Forch, LB 
Cartwright, M 
Harris, CB 
Washington, M 
Tucker, DE 
Carl, CB 
Tyrer, DE 
Proffitt, LB 
Carr, S 
Reynolds, DT 
Greene, CB 
Fisher, S 
Siebler, S 
Rogers, MG 
Gangwish, DE 
Pete, MG 
Bourne, DE 
Frain, TE
G 
11
11
11
11
10
11
11
11
11
11
11
11
11
11
11
11
8
11
9
6
11
11
10
11
10
7
4
3
9
3
3
3
4
3
3
1
1
11
UT
58
39
30
30
23
26
24
26
23
16
25
16
17
6
9
15
11
10
9
8
5
8
5
4
4
3
3
4
1
3
1
2
1
1
1
1
1
0
AT
38
35
15
12
18
14
14
10
12
13
4
12
9
15
11
5
3
2
2
2
3
0
2
2
2
1
1
0
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
TOT
96
74
45
42
41
40
38
36
35
29
29
28
26
21
20
20
14
12
11
10
8
8
7
6
6
4
4
4
3
3
2
2
1
1
1
1
1
0
 Sacks/Yds 
1/4
4/32
0/0
6/43
4/22
0/0
7/45
2/15
0/0
0/0
6/49
4/26
6/49
1/16
2/12
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
1/12
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
TL/Yds 
7/19
6/34
1/5
12/66
10/40
4/10
12/65
6/21
1/4
3/5
12/63
7/39
7/51
2/18
2/12
1/1
1/1
1/1
1/1
4/23
0/0
1/3
1/1
0/0
2/2
0/0
1/2
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
0/0
Int 
2
2
5
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
PBU 
3
3
8
7
2
2
0
0
7
3
1
0
0
0
0
5
1
3
0
0
0
1
4
3
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
FmbRec 
1
0
3
1
0
0
0
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
BlkKick 
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

 

Records broken or tied


NEBRASKA RECORDS BROKEN OR TIED IN 1984
 
INDIVIDUAL
Longest interception return, no score:
68; Bret Clark vs. Minnesota (old record, 64 by Tim Holbrook vs. Kansas State, 1980).
Most pass breakups, season:
8; Bret Clark (ties record held by Clark and five others).
Most pass breakups, career:
19; Bret Clark, 1982-83-84 (ties record held by Marv Mueller, 1965-66-67, and Jim Anderson, 1969-70-71).
 
TEAM
Consecutive games scored in:
135; 1974 Cotton Bowl-present (extends old record).
Consecutive home sellouts:
136; 1962-present (extends old record).