BANDITS TRIVIA

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Greg Boone beat out Gary Anderson for the Bandits 1984 rushing title by a single yard.  Both rushed for over 1,000 yards as the team went 14-4-0.
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John Reaves would put up back-to-back 4,000-plus yard passing seasons for the Bandits in 1984 and 1985.
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Bandits owner John Bassett had four children:  three daughters (Victoria, Carling and Heidi) and one son (John).
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Bandits minority owner Stephen Arky and his wife Marlin had two children:  one son (Todd) and one daughter (Lisa).
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Bandits part owner Burt Reynolds was a halfback for Florida State.
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Bandits head coach Steve Spurrier ended his playing career with the expansion 1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
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1983 Bandits Offensive Backfield coach John Rauch was the head coach of the 1967 Oakland Raiders team that won the AFL championship.
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Following the USFL's reduction to 14 teams for 1985, a realignment was proposed that would have put the Bandits in a Central Division along with the Houston Gamblers, San Antonio Gunslingers, Memphis Showboats and Birmingham Stallions.
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The plan was passed over in favor of the two 7-team conference alignment which was ultimately used.
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Ranked by yards passing.

Player Att Cmp Cmp% Yards TD INT
John Reaves 544 313 57.5 4,092 28 16
Wayne Peace 43 18 41.9 215 1 4
Jimmy Jordan 23 12 52.2 151 1 1

Ranked by yards passing.

Player Att Yards TD
Greg Boone 193 1,009 8
Gary Anderson 267 1,008 19
Ricky Williams 47 202 2

Ranked by receptions.

Player Rec Yards TD
Eric Truvillion 70 1,044 9
Marvin Harvey 70 938 9
Gary Anderson 66 682 2
Willie Gillespie 50 803 5

Ranked by points scored.

Player XPM XPA FG FGA Points
Zenon Andusyshyn 55 59 17 25 106

Ranked by punting average.

Player Punts Yards Avg.
Zenon Andusyshyn 65 2,672 41.1

Ranked by average per return.

Player Ret Yards Avg.
Alvin Bailey 46 317 6.9
Gary Anderson 4 22 5.5

Ranked by average per return.

Player Ret Yards Avg.
Ricky Williams 12 231 19.3
Alvin Bailey 31 581 18.7

Ranked by interceptions.

Player INT Yards Avg.
Warren Hanna 5 19 3.8
Doug Beaudoin 4 74 18.5
Zac Henderson 4 60 15.0

Ranked by sacks.

Player Sacks . .
Mike Butler 10.0 - -
Mike Clark 8.5
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