St. Louis Cardinals at Washington Redskins 27 to 29

Sunday, December 16, 1984, Week 16

The St. Louis Cardinals played the Washington Redskins in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, December 16, 1984, Week 16 of the 1984 season. The Redskins won by a score of 29-27. The Cardinals threw for the most passing yards in a game during the 1984 season with 444 yards. The Redskins and the Cardinals split the season series for the 1984 season, each winning one game. With this game, the Redskins finished the season 7-1-0 at home, while the Cardinals finished 4-4-0 on the road for the 1984 season.

The Redskins finished the season with a record of 11-5-0, while the Cardinals finished the season at 9-7-0.

St. Louis Cardinals offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
487 444 43 2 23


Head Coach: Jim Hanifan Assistant Head Coach: Floyd Peters Offensive Coordinator: Rod Dowhower Defensive Coordinator: Tom Bettis Wide Receivers Coach: Emmitt Thomas Offensive Line Coach: Tom Lovat Offensive Backfield Coach: Dick Jamieson Linebackers Coach: Rudy Feldman Defense: Floyd Peters Defensive Assistant Coach: Chuck Banker Special Teams Coach: Chuck Banker Special Assistant to the Head Coach: Leon McLaughlin Flexibility and Strength Coach: Don Brown

Washington Redskins offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
356 260 96 1 22


Head Coach: Joe Gibbs Assistant Head Coach-Defense: Richie Petitbon Defensive Coordinator: Larry Peccatiello Quarterbacks Coach: Jerry Rhome Wide Receivers Coach: Charley Taylor Offensive Line Coach: Joe Bugel Running Backs Coach: Don Breaux Tight Ends Coach: Warren "Rennie" Simmons Offensive Scouting Reports: Warren "Rennie" Simmons Defensive Line Coach: Torgy Torgeson Defensive Scouting Reports: Bill Hickman Special Teams Coach: Wayne Sevier Strength Coach: Dan Riley Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: John Dunn Strength Assistant Coach: John Dunn Administrative Assistant: Bill Hickman