Hornets Football Team Season Records


Team Offense - Season

Points

 

Rushing Yards

535 - 2008

 

4,138 - 2008

497 - 1997

 

Average Rushing Yards Per Game

443 - 1970

 

301.82 - 2016

439 - 1987

 

Average Yards Per Rush

405 - 1988

 

8.23 - 2008

405 - 2002

 

Players With A Carry

401 - 1969

 

22 - 2002

401 - 2016

 

Passing Yards

398 - 2003

 

1,489 - 1970

374 - 1978

 

Average Passing Yards Per Game

Touchdowns

 

147.0 - 1969

76 - 2008

 

Average Yards Per Completion

Players with a Touchdown

 

30.8 - 1956

16 - 1968

 

Players With A Pass Completion

Rushing Touchdowns

 

7 - 2014

55 - 2008

 

Players With A Reception

Players with a Rushing Touchdown

 

14 - 1969

11 - 2002

 

Total Yards

Passing Touchdowns

 

5,614 - 2008

20 - 1969

 

Average Total Yards Per Game

Players with a Touchdown Pass

 

401.0 - 2008

3 - 1968, 2007, 2008

 

Average Yards Per Play

Players with a Touchdown Reception

 

8.90 - 2008

8 - 1968

 

Interception Touchdowns

Defensive Touchdowns

 

6 - 1969

7 - 1964

 

Fumble Return Touchdowns

Return Teams Touchdowns

 

4 - 1971

4 - 1997

 

Kick Off Return Touchdowns

4 - 1986

 

3 - 1986

First Downs

 

Punt Return Touchdowns

218 - 2008

 

2 - 1953, 1955, 1970, 1985, 1997

Team Defense - Season
 

Fewest Points Allowed

 

Average Points Per Game Allowed

13 - 1909

 

1.86 - 1909

19 - 1910

 

3.16 - 1910

30 - 1969

 

3.33 - 1969

32 - 1967

 

3.55 - 1967

41 - 1968

 

4.56 - 1968

45 - 1946

 

5.33 - 1959

48 - 1959

 

5.63 - 1946

52 - 1931

 

6.00 - 1966

54 - 1966

 

6.36 - 1989

56 - 1942

 

6.50 - 1931

Fewest Rushing Yards Allowed

 

Fewest Passing Yards Allowed

480 - 1968

 

229 - 1953

Fewest Average Rushing Yards Allowed

 

Fewest Average Passing Yards Allowed

53.3 - 1968

 

25.4 - 1953

Fewest Total Yards

 

Best Turnover Ratio

830 - 1968

 

+29 - 1997

Fewest Average Total Yards

 

Most Interceptions

92.2 - 1968

 

30 - 1997

Fewest TDs Allowed (Modern Era)

 

Most Fumble Recoveries

5 - 1967, 1969

 

24 - 1985

Fewest Rushing Touchdowns Allowed

 

Most Shut Outs

1 - 1969

 

6 - 2001

2 - 1968

 

5 - 1907, 1909, 1967, 1969, 1985

Fewest Passing Touchdowns Allowed

 

Most Consecutive Shut Outs

0 - 1936, 1953, 1959

 

4 - 1907, 1909

 Streaks
 

Winning Streak   Unbeaten Streak
27 - 10/11/1968 - 9/17/1971   31 - 11/10/1967 - 11/6/1971
Conference Winning Streak   Conference Unbeaten Streak
38 - 10/12/1984 - 10/4/1991   38 - 10/12/1984  - 10/4/1991

Consecutive Opening Games Won

   
19 - 1988 - 2006