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  SAN ANTONIO GUNSLINGERS  (7-11)

OWNERSHIP:

Clinton Manges - Owner / Chairman of the Board

 

FRONT OFFICE:

M.W. "Bud" Haun - President / Chief Executive Officer

Gil Steinke - Executive Vice-President

Roger E. Gill - General Manager

 

TEAM COLORS: Kelly Green, Royal Blue, and Silver 

                          HOME UNIFORM                               AWAY UNIFORM 

                                               

HOME STADIUM: Alamo Stadium (32,000 - TURF)

TICKET PRICES: $20, $15, $13.50, $11.50, $9.50, $8

TERRITORIAL LIST:

Angelo State, Baylor, Southwest Texas State, Texas, Texas-El Paso

Dallas (NFL), Houston (NFL), Toronto (CFL)

COACHING STAFF

Gil Steinke - Head Coach

 

Larry Kuharich - Offensive Coordinator

Mike Barry - Offensive Line

Tommy Roberts - Quarterbacks

Ben Hawkins - Receivers

 

Jim Bates - Defensive Coordinator

Davis Knaus - Defensive Line

Tim Marcum - Linebackers

Bill Bradley - Secondary

ACTIVE ROSTER  (for Opening Game)

#
First
Last
Mth
Day
 YrHtFt
HtIn
Wt
PosCollegeAge Exp
86
Tony
Armstrong
2
20
1957
6
2
223
TE
Eastern New Mexico
271
21
Marcus
Bonner
11
13
1958
5
9
173
RB
Texas A&M-Kingsville
26
1
88
Danny
Buggs
4
22
1953
6
2
185
WR
West Virginia
31
7
95
Frank
Case
8
14
1958
6
4243
DE
Penn State
26
2
55
Putt
Choate
12
111956
6
0
225
LB
Southern Methodist28
2
51
Rich
D'Amico
5
20
1960
6
2
238
LB
Penn State
24
2
54
Greg
Davidson4
24
1958
6
2
250
C
North Texas
26
3
10
Mike
Ford
1
30
1959
63
220
QB
Southern Methodist
25
2
61
Rich
Garza
3
27
19586
1
257
G
Temple
26
2
76
Ken
Gillen
4
4
1960
6
4
240
DE
Illinois
24
1
81
Joey
Hackett
9
29
1958
6
5
267
TE
Elon
26
2
34
Mike
Hagen
6
30
1959
6
0
240
RB
Montana
25
2
65
Paul
Hanna
9
14
1959
6
4
251
DT
Purdue25
R
24
Larry
James
3
28
1960
6
2
195
S
Texas A&M-Kingsville
24
1
66
Gary Don
Johnson
6
28
1956
6
4
263DE/DT
Baylor
28
1
59
Glenn
McCormick
1
28
1960
6
5
251
C
Arizona
24
1
5
Nick
Mike-Mayer
3
1
1950
5
8
186
K/PTemple
34
10
28
Jim BobMorris
5
17
1961
6
3
211
DB
Kansas State
23
1
50
Tally
Neal
6
16
1955
6
0
216
LB/T
Tarleton State
29
1
7
Rick
Neuheisel
2
7
1961
6
1
191
QB
U.C.L.A.
23
R
52
Reggie
Oliver
4
15
1960
6
0
230
LB
Northern Michigan
24
1
83
Richard
Osborne
10
31
1953
6
3
230
TE
Texas A&M
31
3
84
Rodney
Parker
7
18
1953
6
1
190
WR
Tennessee State
31
5
92
Jim
Pekar
7
8
1959
6
3
267
DT
Iowa
25
1
80
Lonell
Phea
9
29
1958
5
10
175
WR
Houston
26
2
17
Dave
Pryor
6
18
1960
6
2
220
P
Southern California24
1
20
Pete
Raeford12
13
1959
5
10
180
CBNorthern Michigan
25
1
29
Rodney
Richmond
1
7
1958
5
10
180
CB
Oregon
26
1
43
Don
Roberts
12
3
1959
5
10
196
RB
San Diego State
25
1
75
Lee
Spivey
12
7
1957
6
2
274
T
Southern Methodist
27
1
78
Mike
St. Clair
9
2
1953
6
5
248
DE
Grambling
31
7
30
Scott
Stamper
12
29
1959
5
9
204
RB
Fort Lewis
25
1
77
Tommy
Tabor
4
18
1960
6
4
260
DE/DTBaylor
24
1
63
Arland
Thompson
9
19
1957
6
3
265
G/T
Baylor
27
4
42
Maurice
Tyler
7
19
1950
6
0
189
CB/S
Morgan State
34
8
23
Mike
Ulmer
12
28
1954
6
0
190
DB
Doane
30
2
47
Ray
Waddy
8
21
1956
5
11
175
DB
Texas A&M-Kingsville
28
2
31
Jafus
White
4
16
1957
6
3
215
DB
Texas A&M-Kingsville27
1
71
Ralph
Williams3
27
1958
6
3
276
G/T
Southern
26
2
68
Jon
Zogg
11
19
1960
6
4
290
T/G
San Jose State
24
1

DEVELOPMENTAL SQUAD  (for Opening Game)

#
First
Last
Mth
Day
 YrHtFt
HtIn
Wt
PosCollegeAge Exp
26
Greg
Anderson
9
16
1953
5
8
177
DB
Montana
31
2
58
Johnny
Barefield
3
23
1955
6
2
224
LB/S
Texas A&M-Kingsville
29
4
41
Vance
Bedford
8
20
1958
5
11
170
DB
Texas
26
1
53
Juan
Castillo10
8
1959
6
1
219
LB/DT
Texas A&M-Kingsville
25
R
16
Karl
Douglas
6
17
1949
6
2
215
QBTexas A&M-Kingsville
35
3
90
Ron
Kirkpatrick
2
1
1961
6
5
244
DE
Utah
23
1
85
Terry
Monroe
1
7
1958
6
5
250
DT
Houston
26
1
62
Daryl
Mueske
1
25
1960
6
2
255
G
Arizona State
24
1
27
Keith
Nelms
8
18
1955
5
11
204
DB
Kansas State
29
1
82
Larry
O'Roark
9
5
1960
6
0
189
WR
East Carolina
24
R
32
Al
Penn-White
12
30
1958
6
0
198
RB
Southeast Oklahoma
26
1
89
Glenn
Starks1
11
1954
5
10
178
WR
Texas A&M-Kingsville
30
1
72
Vic
White
8
25
1960
6
3
245
DE/DT
Texas Tech
24
1

INJURED RESERVE  (for Opening Game)

#
First
Last
Mth
Day
 YrHtFt
HtIn
Wt
PosCollegeAge Exp
97
Ernie
Price
9
20
1950
6
6
266
DE
Texas A&I
32
8
57
Joe
Silipo
12
31
1957
6
3
295
G/C
Tulane
27
2

ACQUIRED DURING SEASON - PLAYED

#
First
Last
Mth
Day
 YrHtFt
HtIn
Wt
PosCollegeAge Exp

ACQUIRED DURING SEASON - DID NOT PLAY

#
First
Last
Mth
Day
 YrHtFt
HtIn
Wt
PosCollegeAge Exp

TRANSACTIONS (names italicized for estimated dates due to single reference verification)

SCHEDULE  (HOME in all caps; all times local to San Antonio)

SUN
Feb 26
1:30 PMSAN ANTONIO GUNSLINGERS 10
New Orleans Breakers
13
MONMar 5
7:00 PM
SAN ANTONIO GUNSLINGERS7
Houston Gamblers
35
SUN
Mar 11
1:30 PM
San Antonio Gunslingers 7
OKLAHOMA OUTLAWS
14
SAT
Mar 17
2:00 PM
SAN ANTONIO GUNSLINGERS12
Los Angeles Express
13
SAT
Mar 24
2:00 PM
SAN ANTONIO GUNSLINGERS14
Oakland Invaders 10
SUN
Apr 1
1:30 PM
San Antonio Gunslingers10
MICHIGAN PANTHERS
26
SAT
Apr 7
1:30 PM
San Antonio Gunslingers10
CHICAGO BLITZ16
SATApr 147:00 PM
San Antonio Gunslingers20
JACKSONVILLE BULLS
0
SUN
Apr 22
1:30 PM
SAN ANTONIO GUNSLINGERS14
Philadelphia Stars
20
SAT
Apr 28
6:00 PM
San Antonio Gunslingers24
ARIZONA WRANGLERS
23
SUNMay 6
1:30 PM
SAN ANTONIO GUNSLINGERS30
Chicago Blitz
21
FRIMay 11
7:30 PM
San Antonio Gunslingers14
MEMPHIS SHOWBOATS
38
SUN
May 20
1:30 PM
San Antonio Gunslingers30
WASHINGTON FEDERALS
14
FRI
May 25
7:30 PM
SAN ANTONIO GUNSLINGERS20
Denver Gold27
FRI
Jun 1
7:30 PM
SAN ANTONIO GUNSLINGERS17
Michigan Panthers
23
MON
Jun 11
7:00 PM
San Antonio Gunslingers21
PITTSBURGH MAULERS3
MON
Jun 18
8:00 PM
San Antonio Gunslingers26
HOUSTON GAMBLERS
29
SUN
Jun 247:30 PM
SAN ANTONIO GUNSLINGERS23
Oklahoma Outlaws
0

TEAM SEASON STATISTICS (1984 - FINAL)

Score By Quarter   1st  2nd  3rd  4th   OT    Tot  
GUNSLINGERS         79   80   43  107    0    309
Opponent            61   97   57   98   12    325


                   SA           Opp 
     Points       309           325 
First Downs       283           315      
  Penalties       122           105      
      Yards       884           852      
Rushing Att       555           475      
 Rush Yards      2213          1913      
        Ave       4.0           4.0      
         TD        14            13      
Passing Att       499           610      
       Comp       250           347      
          %      50.1          56.9      
        Int        24            31      
          %       4.8           5.1      
         TD        14            25     
          %       2.8           4.1      
 Pass Yards      3053          4248      
     Sacked        53            49      
 Yards Lost       435           413

     
Punt Return        38            37      
      Yards       349           277     
        Ave       9.2           7.5      

Kick Return        55            63
      Yards      1065          1323
        Ave      19.4          21.0

      Punts       101            78
      Yards      3714          3093
        Ave      36.8          39.7

     FG Att        27            34
       Made        20            15
          %      74.1          44.1 

   Safeties         0             1
    Fumbles        19            35
       Lost         9            15
  Turnovers        33            46

Net Offense      4831          5748
   Per Play       4.4           5.1

* - All above statistics were manually tabulated from 1984 published box scores.  

INDIVIDUAL SEASON STATISTICS* (1984 - FINAL)

Rushing     Att  Yds  Ave  Lg TD           Receiving   Rec  Yds  Ave  Lg TD
Stamper     123  500  4.1  40  3           Gordon       45  650 14.4  42  4
Bonner      112  418  3.7  24  4           Roberts      36  380 10.6  37  1
Hagen        85  293  3.4  24  1           Buggs        33  477 14.5  50  0
Works        64  279  4.4  46  3           Hackett      29  431 14.9  49  5
Neuheisel    51  221  4.3  22  1           Bonner       26  222  8.5  20  0
Roberts      40  172  4.3  22  0           Stamper      14   84  6.0  24  0
Penn-White   38  141  3.7  24  1           Parker       12  190 15.8  42  0
Gordon        8   74  9.3  18  0           Hagen        12  100  8.3  23  0
Choate        3   44 14.7  25  0           Penn-White   10   94  9.4  16  0
Rush         18   34  1.9   7  1           Starks        8  115 14.4  40  2
Douglas       4   18  4.5  16  0           Crane         7  102 14.6  19  0
Torchio       4   18  4.5  13  0           Works         7   47  6.7  16  0
White A       2   14  7.0  14  0           Rush          5   22  4.4   5  1
Ford          1    5  5.0   5  0           Armstrong     3   32 10.7  18  0
Hartley       2  -18 -9.0  -6  0           Phea          2   87 43.5  76  1
            555 2213  4.0  46 14           Osborne       1   11 11.0  11  0
                                           Garza         0    9  -.-   9  0
                                                       250 3053 12.2  76 14
                                            
Passing     Att Cmp    C%  Yds  Ave  Lg  In    I%   Sk  TD   TD%  Rate
Neuheisel   386 212  54.9 2549 12.0  76  17   4.4   45  14   3.6  69.1

Ford         51  20  39.2  220 11.0  21   3   5.9    3   0   0.0  28.2

Douglas      32  10  31.3  171 17.1  42   3   9.4    0   0   0.0  11.3

Torchio      18   6  33.3   74 12.3  15   1   5.6    4   0   0.0  23.8

White A       8   1  12.5    9  9.0   9   0   0.0    1   0   0.0  39.6
Bonner        2   1  50.0   30 30.0  30   0   0.0    0   0   0.0  95.8

Mike-Mayer    1   0   0.0    0  0.0   0   0   0.0    0   0   0.0  39.6

Roberts       1   0   0.0    0  0.0   0   0   0.0    0   0   0.0  39.6

            499 250  50.1 3053 12.2  76  24   4.8   53  14   2.8  58.6

Kicking      XPA XPM   XP%  FGA FGM   FG%   40+   50+   Lg   Pts
Mike-Mayer    34  33  97.1   27  20  74.1  6-10   0-1   49    93

 
Punting        No Yards  Lg TB BK 20   Ret  Yds    Net   Gross
Hartley        85  3156  73  5  1 22    29  248   34.2    37.1

Pryor          15   520  54  1  0  7     8   29   32.7    34.7
Mike-Mayer      1    38  38  1  0  0     0    0   38.0    38.0
              101  3714  73  7  1 29    37  277   34.0    36.8
 
Kick Returns No Yards  Ave   Lg TD      Punt Returns No FC Yards  Ave  Lg TD
Ulmer         22  429  19.5  41  0      Ulmer        18  2   192 10.7  60  1
Bonner        20  400  20.0  43  0      Bonner    
  18  5   148  8.2  41  0
Stamper        4   62  15.5  35  0     
Tyler         1  0     9  9.0   9  0
Roberts        4   53  13.3  17  0      Waddy         1  1     0  0.0   0  0
Raeford        2   45  22.5  45  1
                  38  8   349  9.2  60  1 
Rush           1   55  55.0  55  0      
Works          1   15  15.0  15  0      
Barefield      1    6   6.0   6  0

              55 1065  19.4  55  1

Own Fumbles-Recoveries  
Neuheisel  6-2  Roberts    1-1  Choate     1-0  Penn-White 1-0  Williams   0-1
Ulmer      3-1  Stamper    1-1  Douglas    1-0  Silipo     1-0  
Works      2-1  White A    1-1  Gordon     1-0  Hagen      0-2  

Sacks          Hurries       Stuffs        Deflections   Forced Fmb    Fumble Rec
St. Clair  8.5 Unknown       Barefield  7  Raeford   15  St. Clair  2  D'Amico     4
Gillen      6                D'Amico    3  James      9  Fields     2  Tabor       3
Choate      6                Hanna      3  Tyler      9  Raeford    1  Barefield   1
Barefield   4                St. Clair  3  Barefield  8  James      1  Case        1
Morris      4                Choate     2  Richmond   6  Tyler      1  Choate      1
Hanna       4                Case       2  D'Amico    4  Barefield  1  Fields      1
Ulmer       3                Fields     2  Ulmer      4  Ulmer      1  Hackett     1
Fields     2.5               Monroe     2  Morris     3  Morris     1  Hanna       1
Tabor       2                Morris     2  Waddy      3  Choate     1  Raeford     1
Case        2                Ulmer      2  Choate     2  Oliver     1  St. Clair   1
Monroe      2                Gillen     1  Oliver     1  Monroe     1  
Rivera      1                James      1  Armstead   1  Neal       1  
James L     1                Jernigan   1                Rivera     1  
Castillo    1                                                          
D'Amico     1                                                          
Williams    1                                                             
  

Tackles                                                              
Choate    197  James      65  Gillen     41  Monroe    23  Castillo   7  Hackett   1
D'Amico   162  Tyler      64  Oliver     39  Johnson   22  Nelms      5  Silipo    1
Morris     80  Ulmer      64  Fields     31  Armstead  17  McIntyre  
4  Greene    1
Richmond   74  Hanna      61  St. Clair  30  White J   11  Jernigan   2 
Raeford    70  Tabor      50  Neal       29  Rivera     9  Rush       2
Barefield  68  Waddy      43  Case       24  Thompson   8  Pekar     
1
 
Ints      No Yds  Ave  Lg TD
Raeford    5  73 14.6  53  1
Tyler      5  49  9.8  19  0
Richmond   3  45  9.0  39  0
Morris     3  19  6.3  12  0
Barefield  2  59 29.5  32  1
Choate     2  40 20.0  35  1
Rivera     2  19  9.5  13  0
James      2   0  0.0   0  0
Fields     1  36 36.0  36  1
Neal       1  18 18.0  18  0
D'Amico    1   0 12.0  12  0
Waddy      1   0  0.0   0  0
Ulmer      1   0  0.0   0  0
          31 370 11.9  53  4

* - All above statistics, except for individual fumbles, tackles, hurries, stuffs, deflections, forced fumbles, fumbles recovered, were manually tabulated from 1984 published box scores. 

1984 GUNSLINGERS PARTICIPATION CHART   (A = active roster; D = developmental squad; I = injured list; E = exempt list; blank = unsigned; * = some values estimated/single source verification)

 

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GUNSLINGERS 1984 TEAM CHRONOLOGY

PLAYERS SELECTED IN 1983 EXPANSION DRAFT  (Sept 6, 1983)

Num
First
Last
Pos
Club From
Club To
4
Tim
Norman
OT
ChicagoSan Antonio
9
RichGarza
OG
PhiladelphiaSan Antonio
16
Joe
Silipo
OG
Denver
San Antonio
21
Lonell
Phea
WR
Michigan
San Antonio
28
M.L.
Carter
DB
Boston
San Antonio
33
John
Barefield
LB
Los AngelesSan Antonio
40
Gary
Anderson
OC
Oakland
San Antonio
45
Ken
Gillen
DE
ChicagoSan Antonio
52
Lonnie
Greene
DT
ArizonaSan Antonio
57
Rich
D'Amico
LB
Birmingham
San Antonio
64
John
Nord
OG
New Jersey
San Antonio
69
Ernie
PriceDE
Boston
San Antonio
76
Mike
Hatchett
DB
Birmingham
San Antonio
81
Joey
HackettTE
New Jersey
San Antonio
88
RobertSparks
DB
Los Angeles
San Antonio
93
Charles
Philyaw
DE
Los Angeles
San Antonio
100
Jerry
Wilkinson
DE
Oakland
San Antonio
105
ReggieSmith
WR
Arizona
San Antonio
112
Scott
Stamper
RB
Denver
San Antonio
117
Mike
Hagen
RB
Michigan
San Antonio
124
Pat
Cornelius
OC
Los Angeles
San Antonio
129
Keith
Jenkins
DB
Denver
San Antonio
136
Tim
GrovesDB
Chicago
San Antonio
141
Lawrence
Cole
LB
Boston
San Antonio

1984 TERRITORIAL SELECTIONS  (highlighted signed with team; * - acquired from HOU)

First
Last
Position
College
Alfred
Anderson
RB
Baylor
Ricky
Askew
TE
Rice*
Mossy
Cade
DB
Texas
Billy
Cannon
LB
Texas A&M*
CraigCurry
DB
Texas
Bruce
Davis
WR
Baylor
Preston
Davis
DB
Baylor
Doug
Dawson
OG
Texas
Robert
Durham
LB
Houston*
Jitter
Fields
DB
Texas
Cyril
Friday
LBSouthwest Texas State
John
Haines
DT
Texas
Eric
Holle
DE
Texas
Mark
Johnson
OG
Baylor
Donald
Jordan
RB
Houston*
Mark
Lang
LB
Texas
Jeff
Leiding
LB
Texas
Duane
Losack
OT
Houston*
Dwayne
Love
RB
Houston*
Mike
Luck
RB
Texas
Kirk
McJunkin
OG
Texas
Gerald
McNeil
WR
Baylor
Mark
Miller
LB
Texas A&I*
Eddie
O'Brien
RB
Angelo State
Jeff
Paine
LB
Texas A&M*
Joel
Rios
DT
Rice*
Tim
Staskus
LB
Southwest Texas State
Karl
Watson
LB
Texas Southern*
Scott
Wedell
K
Texas-El Paso
Ed
Williams
DE
Texas

1984 OPEN DRAFT SELECTIONS  (highlighted signed with team)

Rd
Num
First
Last
Pos
College
1
22
Don
Rogers
DB
U.C.L.A.
2
39
Rick
Neuheisel
QB
U.C.L.A.
3
46
Frank
Cephous
RB
U.C.L.A.
4
69
Mitch
Willis
DT
Southern Methodist
5
87
Andre
Hardy
RB
St. Mary's (CA)
6
123
Ricky
Turner
QB
Washington State
7
147
Brian
O'Meara
OT
Southern Methodist
8
166
Raymond
Morris
LB
Texas-El Paso
9
171
Bobby
Craighead
RB
Northeast Louisiana
9
190
Gary
Hoffman
OT
Santa Clara
10
207
Eddie
Phillips
RB
Iowa
11
214
Craig
White
DB
Minnesota
11231
Everette
Todd
DE
Rice
12
250
Jesse
Garcia
K
Northeast Louisiana
13
255
Chris
Jackson
OC
Southern Methodist
13
274
Kent
TownsendDE
Baylor
14
291
Ricky
Davis
DB
West Texas State
15
298
Danny
Buzzard
OG
Texas Tech
15
315
Jim
Kalafat
LB
Montana State
16
334
Mark
Jackson
DB
Abilene Christian
17
339
Reginald
Cottingham
DB
Texas Christian
17
358
John
Morgan
OG
Texas-Arlington
18
375
Matt
Harlien
OT
Texas Tech
19
382
Orson
WeemsOT
Arkansas
19
399
Bert
Zinamon
LB
Arkansas