1970 Pennsylvania Firebirds (ACFL) 1st place Southern Division 11-1-0 .917
Head Coach: Dave diFilippo
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Sat8/15/1970AJersey Tigers21-10WElizabeth, NJWilliams High School Field4400
Sat8/22/1970HLong Island Bulls23-14WPottstown, PAGrigg Memorial Field
Sat8/29/1970ARoanoke Buckskins23-14WRoanoke, VAVictory Stadium
Sat9/12/1970HRoanoke Buckskins41-0WPottstown, PAGrigg Memorial Field5000
Sat9/19/1970ARichmond Saints38-10WRichmond, VACity Stadium2500
Sat9/26/1970AIndianapolis Capitols24-9WIndianapolis, INBush Stadium5203
Sat10/3/1970HJersey Jays20-9WPottstown, PAGrigg Memorial Field5300
Fri10/9/1970ABridgeport Jets30-26WBridgeport, CTJohn F. Kennedy Stadium11000
Sat10/17/1970HHartford Knights36-27WPottstown, PAGrigg Memorial Field6500
Sat10/31/1970ANorfolk Neptunes35-24WNorfolk, VAForeman Field10104
Sat11/7/1970AOrlando Panthers14-12WOrlando, FLTangerine Bowl8188
Sat11/14/1970HIndianapolis Capitols34-13WPottstown, PAGrigg Memorial Field3000
Fri11/20/1970ALong Island Bulls22-13WHempstead, NYHofstra Stadium200
Sun11/29/1970HNorfolk Neptunes7-22LPottstown, PAGrigg Memorial Field1500
Sat12/5/1970HRichmond Saints18-0WPottstown, PAGrigg Memorial Field3000
Sat12/12/1970AHartford Knights31-0WHartford, CTDillon Stadium5100 League Championship
Exhibition game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
68Ernie AdamsROG5-1126325Central State (Ohio)
41Buddy AllenFS5-1119333Oakland JC; Utah State
19Don AlleyTE6-220025Adams State
64John BarberLOG6-225525Delaware State
Dick BarnhorstFL6-421723Xavier (Ohio)
75Jim BaughnDT6-4270Virginia State
3Greg BergerFS6-1185Bloomsburg
Vince BizzardCB6-1198Villanova
77Joe BlakeDE6-228026Northwestern; Bakersfield CC; Tulsa
86Art CarlsonDE6-324523West Chester
Roy ClayLB6-122527Tennessee State
9King CorcoranQB6-020028Maryland
78Tommy DavisDT-DE6-025525Tennessee State
50Nick DellaquillaLB6-2230Shippensburg
84Sonny DemczukTE6-019022Maryland
21Tom DiMuzioQB-FB6-121021Delaware
53Jerry DiPhillippoRLB6-1218Cheyney
Mike DirksDT6-224724Wyoming
22Jack DolbinSE5-1018022Wake Forest
54Jim FosterLLB5-11225Trinidad State JC; Colorado State
Doug GoodwinFB6-222828Maryland-Eastern Shore
85Howard GravelleTE6-423523UC Davis
25Roger GrimesRB5-1120623Penn State
George HaroldDB6-319828Allen
Rod HaydenDE6-626023Memphis
10Jim HaynieQB6-219524West Chester
18Ron HollidayFL5-916822Pittsburgh
55Calvin HuntC6-324423Baylor
76Walt JohnsonDT6-2245St. Augustine's
80Ray JonesDB6-018723Southern University
26John LandHB5-919526Delaware State
61Leo LevandowskiC6-124527none
7Bryan MarshallCB6-219522Oakwood
Jimmie McFarlandS5-1018726Jackson State
30Frank McGuiganHB6-121022Arkansas State
52Fred MiltonLLB5-1025022Oregon State
72Frank MitchellROT6-5265Maryland
16Herb NaussSS6-120524Albright
66Bob ParkerOG6-223724Memphis
89Bob PelkingtonTE6-626028Xavier (Ohio)
74Bruce PuterbaughLOT6-324529Miami (Ohio)
81Ed PyneFL-TE-K6-3218Maryland; Temple
42Billy RakowCB-FS5-1018523Adams State
24Sherm RossCB5-1119629Bluefield State
70Tom SarkisianLOT6-225225Boston College
Steve SpeersLB6-120429Temple
73Bill StetzDT6-325025Boston College
20Johnny StewartCB6-218822New Mexico
66Jim TearheartOT6-3250none
Jim ThrowerCB6-219423Texas A&M-Commerce
79Tom TracyDT-OT6-3245Villanova
Tuufuli UperesaOT6-325522Montana
Jim VaughanT6-4275Virginia State
37Claude WattsFB6-021530Bluefield State
38John WattsDB5-11205Utah State
51Dave WeedmanLB6-423027Oregon State; Western Washington
49Harold WellsLB6-222132Purdue
57Steve ZegaliaMLB5-1022523Syracuse
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4thOT
Team Totals92946370
Opponents Totals22545623
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Don Alley1600096
John Land900054
Ed Pyne0337054
Jack Dolbin500030
Claude Watts400024
King Corcoran300018
Dick Barnhorst200012
Tom DiMuzio10006
Ron Holliday10006
Frank McGuigan10006
Sherm Ross10006
Harold Wells10006
Buddy Allen01001
Team Totals44344477.370319
Opponents Totals18141877.8132165
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Claude Watts14910627.1693
John Land1195484.6696
Frank McGuigan14533.8140
King Corcoran17472.8113
Jack Dolbin34715.7350
Tom DiMuzio9151.7141
Jim Haynie11414.0140
Roger Grimes133.030
Ed Pyne2-7-3.540
Team Totals13
Opponents Totals5
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
King Corcoran29716455.212021297.213.060248.1134.486.7
Jim Haynie442556.8153698.414.85649.149.176.8
Tom DiMuzio5240.0310821.654.076120.000.0127.1
John Land3133.315016.750.05000.0133.342.4
Jack Dolbin11100.003939.039.03900.000.0118.8
Buddy Allen11100.0055.05.0500.000.087.5
Team Totals29
Opponents Totals9
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Don Alley5370313.34116
Jack Dolbin4275718.0765
John Land3346114.0583
Ron Holliday1919810.4421
Dick Barnhorst1522915.3432
Claude Watts1316712.8291
Frank McGuigan131299.9261
Sonny Demczuk33812.7230
Ed Pyne22512.5200
Roger Grimes1-3-3.0-30
Team Totals29
Opponents Totals9
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Herb Nauss5438.6230
Billy Rakow39130.3470
Harold Wells38327.7441
Sherm Ross36220.7240
Steve Zegalia300.000
Buddy Allen24522.5290
Jerry DiPhillippo294.590
Team Totals1
Opponents Totals0
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Ed Pyne41147335.957
Team Totals
Opponents Totals
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Sherm Ross161479.2631
Jack Dolbin22211.0270
Frank Mcguigan2126.080
Buddy Allen252.550
Billy Rakow155.050
Team Totals1
Opponents Totals0
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Jack Dolbin1029429.4680
Frank McGuigan1018818.8380
Ron Holliday714821.1300
John Land25226.0320
Sherm Ross23216.0210
Tom DiMuzio23216.0170
Howard Gravelle11616.0160
Dave Weedman11313.0130
Team Totals0
Opponents Totals1
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Team Totals0
Opponents Totals3
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