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Posted: January 31, 1983

Super Bowl XVII
Washington 27, Miami 17

SuperBowl.com wire reports

Rose Bowl
Pasadena, California
January 30, 1983
Attendance: 103,667
MVP: John Riggins, RB, Washington

SCORING
  1 2 3 4 OT T
Miami 7 10 0 0   17
Washington 0 10 3 14   27
1st Quarter
MIA Cefalo 76 pass from Woodley (Von Schamann kick), 6:49
2nd Quarter
WAS FG Moseley 31, 0:21
MIA FG Von Schamann 20, 9:00
WAS Garrett 4 pass from Theismann (Moseley kick), 13:09
MIA Walker 98 kick return (Von Schamann kick), 13:22
3rd Quarter
WAS FG Moseley 20, 6:51
4th Quarter
WAS Riggins 43 run (Moseley kick), 4:59
WAS Brown 6 pass from Theismann (Moseley kick), 13:05
MIAMI DOLPHINS
Total First Downs 9
Rushing 7
Passing 2
Penalty 0
Total Net Yardage 176
Total Offensive Plays 47
Avg. Gain per Offensive Play 3.7
Rushes 29
Yards Gained Rushing (Net) 96
Average Yards per Rush 3.3
Passes Attempted 17
Passes Completed 4
Had Intercepted 1
Tackled Attempting to Pass 1
Yards Lost Attempting to Pass 17
Yards Gained Passing (Net) 80
Punts 6
Average Distance 37.8
Punt Returns 2
Punt Return Yardage 22
Kickoff Returns 6
Kickoff Return Yardage 222
Interception Return Yardage 0
Fumbles 2
Own Fumbles Recovered 1
Opponent Fumbles Recovered 0
Penalties 4
Yards Penalized 55
Total Points Scored 17
Touchdowns 2
Rushing 0
Passing 1
Returns 1
Extra Points 2
Field Goals 1
Fields Goals Attempted 1
Safeties 0
Third-Down Efficiency 3/11
Fourth-Down Efficiency 0/1
Time of Possession 23:45
WASHINGTON REDSKINS
Total First Downs 24
Rushing 14
Passing 9
Penalty 1
Total Net Yardage 400
Total Offensive Plays 78
Avg. Gain per Offensive Play 5.1
Rushes 52
Yards Gained Rushing (Net) 276
Average Yards per Rush 5.3
Passes Attempted 23
Passes Completed 15
Had Intercepted 2
Tackled Attempting to Pass 3
Yards Lost Attempting to Pass 19
Yards Gained Passing (Net) 124
Punts 4
Average Distance 42.0
Punt Returns 6
Punt Return Yardage 52
Kickoff Returns 3
Kickoff Return Yardage 57
Interception Return Yardage 0
Fumbles 0
Own Fumbles Recovered 0
Opponent Fumbles Recovered 1
Penalties 5
Yards Penalized 36
Total Points Scored 27
Touchdowns 3
Rushing 1
Passing 2
Returns 0
Extra Points 3
Field Goals 2
Fields Goals Attempted 2
Safeties 0
Third-Down Efficiency 11/18
Fourth-Down Efficiency 1/1
Time of Possession 36:15
Passing CP/AT YDS TD INT
Woodley 4/14 97 1 1
Strock 0/3 0 0 0
Rushing NO YDS TD LG
Franklin 16 49 0 9
Nathan 7 26 0 12
Woodley 4 16 0 7
Vigorito 1 4 0 4
Harris 1 1 0 1
Receiving REC YDS TD LG
Cefalo 2 82 1 76t
Harris 2 15 0 8
         
         
         
Interceptions INT YDS LG TD
L. Blackwood 1 0 0 0
Duhe 1 0 0 0
Punting NO AVG LG BLK
Orosz 6 37.8 46 0
Punt Returns NO/FC YDS LG TD
Vigorito 2/1 22 12 0
Kickoff Returns NO YDS LG TD
Walker 4 190 98t 1
L. Blackwood 2 32 17 0
Offense
Player Pos
Stephenson, Dwight C
Kuechenberg, Bob G
Toews, Jeff G
Giesler, Jon T
Laasko, Eric T
Hardy, Bruce TE
Cefalo, Jimmy WR
Harris, Duriel WR
Nathan, Tony RB
Franklin, Andra FB
Woodley, David QB
Defense
Player Pos
Baumhower, Bob NT
Betters, Doug DE
Bokamper, Kim DE
Brudzinski, Bob OLB
Gordon, Larry OLB
Duhe, A. J. ILB
Rhone, Ernie ILB
McNeal, Don CB
Small, Gerald CB
Blackwood, Lyle FS
Blackwood, Glenn SS
Substitutes
Player
Bennett, Woody
Bowser, Charles
Den Herder, Vern
Dennard, Mark
Diana, Rich
Foster, Roy
Green, Cleveland
Heflin, Vince
Hester, Ron
Hill, Eddie
Jensen, Jim
Judson, William
Kozlowski, Mike
Lankford, Paul
Lee, Ronnie
Moore, Nat
Orosz, Tom
Potter, Steve
Rose, Joe
Shull, Steve
Strock, Don
Vigorito, Tom
Von Schamann, Uwe
Walker, Fulton
Did Not Play
Player
Bishop, Richard
Clark, Steve
Duper, Mark
 
 
Passing CP/AT YDS TD INT
Theismann 15/23 143 2 2
 
Rushing NO YDS TD LG
Riggins 38 166 1 43t
Garrett 1 44 0 44
Harmon 9 40 0 12
Theismann 3 20 0 12
Walker 1 6 0 6
Receiving REC YDS TD LG
Brown 6 60 1 26
Warren 5 28 0 10
Garrett 2 13 1 9
Walker 1 27 0 27
Riggins 1 15 1 15
Interceptions INT YDS LG TD
Murphy 1 0 0 0
 
Punting NO AVG LG BLK
Hayes 4 42.0 54 0
Punt Returns NO/FC YDS LG TD
Nelms 6/0 52 12 0
Kickoff Returns NO YDS LG TD
Nelms 2 44 24 0
Wonsley 1 13 13 0
Offense
Player Pos
Bostic, Jeff C
Dean, Fred G
Grimm, Russ G
Jacoby, Joe T
Starke, George T
Walker, Rick TE
Warren, Don TE
Brown, Charlie WR
Garrett, Alvin WR
Riggins, John FB
Theismann, Joe QB
Defense
Player Pos
Butz, Dave DT
Grant, Darryl DT
Manley, Dexter DE
Mendenhall, Mat DE
Kaufman, Mel OLB
Milot, Rich OLB
Olkewicz, Neal MLB
Dean, Vernon CB
White, Jeris CB
Murphy, Mark H. FS
Peters, Tony SS
Substitutes
Player
Brooks, Perry
Coleman, Monte
Cronan, Pete
Didier, Clint
Giaquinto, Nick
Harmon, Clarence
Hayes, Jeff
Jackson, Wilbur
Jordan, Curtis
Kubin, Larry
Laster, Don
Lavender, Joe
Liebenstein, Todd
Lowry, Quentin
May, Mark
McDaniel, Lecharls
McGee, Tony
Moseley, Mark
Nelms, Mike
Seay, Virgil
Williams, Greg
Wonsley, Otis
 
 
Did Not Play
Player
Caster, Rich
Holly, Bob
Owen, Tom
Puetz, Garry
Washington, Joe