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1983 USFL Season


We currently have 442 game stories, 109 boxscores, 9 photos and 82 video clips online for 455 USFL games (including preseason and playoffs) from 1983-1985. Please contact us if you have any of the preceding or additional information about USFL broadcasts. Thank you to rambler11370 and Matco Sports for assistance with video clips and Tom Hefner for help with boxscores.

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Week 1
Sunday, March 6, 1983 Boston 17 at Tampa Bay 21 42,437 S B 1
Sunday, March 6, 1983 Chicago 28 at Washington 7 38,010 ABC S B 1 V
Sunday, March 6, 1983 New Jersey 15 at Los Angeles 20 34,002 ABC S B 1 V
Sunday, March 6, 1983 Oakland 24 at Arizona 0 45,167 S B 1
Sunday, March 6, 1983 Philadelphia 13 at Denver 7 45,102 ABC S B 1 V
Monday, March 7, 1983 Michigan 9 at Birmingham 7 38,352 ESPN S B V
 
Week 2
Saturday, March 12, 1983 Chicago 29 at Arizona 30 28,434 ESPN S B 1 V
Saturday, March 12, 1983 Michigan 7 at Tampa Bay 19 38,789 S B
Sunday, March 13, 1983 Birmingham 20 at Oakland 14 OT 47,344 S B
Sunday, March 13, 1983 Boston 21 at Denver 7 41,926 S B
Sunday, March 13, 1983 New Jersey 0 at Philadelphia 25 38,205 ABC S B V
Monday, March 14, 1983 Washington 3 at Los Angeles 20 22,453 ESPN S B
 
Week 3
Saturday, March 19, 1983 Los Angeles 14 at Arizona 21 29,335 S B
Saturday, March 19, 1983 Oakland 33 at Michigan 27 28,952 ESPN S B V
Sunday, March 20, 1983 Denver 16 at Chicago 13 26,949 ABC S V
Sunday, March 20, 1983 Tampa Bay 32 at New Jersey 9 53,307 S B
Sunday, March 20, 1983 Washington 16 at Boston 19 18,430 S B 1
Monday, March 21, 1983 Philadelphia 17 at Birmingham 10 12,850 ESPN S
 
Week 4
Saturday, March 26, 1983 Arizona 7 at Birmingham 16 5,000 ESPN S
Sunday, March 27, 1983 Boston 31 at New Jersey 21 41,218 S B
Sunday, March 27, 1983 Los Angeles 14 at Chicago 20 10,936 ABC S
Sunday, March 27, 1983 Michigan 16 at Washington 22 OT 11,404 S B
Sunday, March 27, 1983 Tampa Bay 27 at Philadelphia 22 18,718 ABC S V
Monday, March 28, 1983 Oakland 12 at Denver 22 38,720 ESPN S
 
Week 5
Saturday, April 2, 1983 Birmingham 16 at Boston 27 10,976 S
Saturday, April 2, 1983 Chicago 42 at Tampa Bay 3 46,585 ESPN S
Sunday, April 3, 1983 New Jersey 35 at Arizona 21 31,382 S B
Sunday, April 3, 1983 Oakland 7 at Los Angeles 10 23,538 S
Sunday, April 3, 1983 Washington 3 at Philadelphia 34 14,576 ABC S B
Monday, April 4, 1983 Denver 29 at Michigan 21 11,279 S
 
Week 6
Saturday, April 9, 1983 Tampa Bay 22 at Denver 16 OT 46,848 ESPN S V
Sunday, April 10, 1983 Birmingham 11 at Chicago 22 13,859 ABC S V
Sunday, April 10, 1983 Michigan 21 at New Jersey 6 17,648 ESPN? S B
Sunday, April 10, 1983 Oakland 26 at Boston 7 7,984 ABC S V
Sunday, April 10, 1983 Philadelphia 17 at Los Angeles 3 18,671 S
Monday, April 11, 1983 Arizona 22 at Washington 21 13,936 ESPN S B
 
Week 7
Saturday, April 16, 1983 Philadelphia 17 at Oakland 7 34,901 ESPN S
Sunday, April 17, 1983 Boston 44 at Arizona 23 20,911 S
Sunday, April 17, 1983 Chicago 12 at Michigan 17 11,634 S
Sunday, April 17, 1983 Denver 9 at Birmingham 7 26,250 S
Sunday, April 17, 1983 Washington 22 at New Jersey 23 35,381 ABC S B V
Monday, April 18, 1983 Los Angeles 18 at Tampa Bay 13 32,223 ESPN S
 
Week 8
Saturday, April 23, 1983 Denver 3 at Arizona 24 21,557 S
Saturday, April 23, 1983 Los Angeles 24 at Michigan 34 13,184 ESPN S
Sunday, April 24, 1983 Boston 16 at Philadelphia 23 10,257 ABC S
Sunday, April 24, 1983 Oakland 9 at Birmingham 21 18,500 S
Sunday, April 24, 1983 Tampa Bay 30 at Washington 23 9,070 S B
Monday, April 25, 1983 New Jersey 14 at Chicago 17 OT 32,182 ESPN S B
 
Week 9
Saturday, April 30, 1983 Philadelphia 24 at Tampa Bay 10 41,559 ESPN S
Sunday, May 1, 1983 Birmingham 35 at Washington 3 12,818 S B
Sunday, May 1, 1983 Chicago 38 at Los Angeles 17 21,123 S
Sunday, May 1, 1983 Michigan 28 at Boston 24 10,971 ABC S V
Sunday, May 1, 1983 New Jersey 34 at Denver 29 47,940 ABC S B
Monday, May 2, 1983 Arizona 20 at Oakland 34 27,460 ESPN S
 
Week 10
Saturday, May 7, 1983 Boston 20 at Los Angeles 23 16,307 ESPN S
Saturday, May 7, 1983 Michigan 21 at Arizona 10 20,423 ESPN S
Sunday, May 8, 1983 Denver 3 at Philadelphia 6 14,306 ABC S
Sunday, May 8, 1983 Tampa Bay 17 at Oakland 10 26,989 ABC S
Sunday, May 8, 1983 Washington 3 at Chicago 31 11,300 S B
Monday, May 9, 1983 Birmingham 22 at New Jersey 7 38,734 ESPN S B
 
Week 11
Saturday, May 14, 1983 Los Angeles 20 at Birmingham 35 42,212 ESPN S
Sunday, May 15, 1983 Arizona 14 at Tampa Bay 20 32,327 S
Sunday, May 15, 1983 Chicago 24 at Philadelphia 31 25,251 ABC S
Monday, May 16, 1983 Denver 9 at Boston 17 4,173 S
Monday, May 16, 1983 New Jersey 24 at Michigan 31 32,862 ESPN S B
Monday, May 16, 1983 Washington 27 at Oakland 34 25,900 S B
 
Week 12
Saturday, May 21, 1983 Oakland 9 at Tampa Bay 29 43,389 ESPN S
Sunday, May 22, 1983 Boston 21 at Washington 14 7,303 S B
Sunday, May 22, 1983 Chicago 19 at New Jersey 13 OT 33,812 ABC S B
Sunday, May 22, 1983 Los Angeles 14 at Denver 10 32,963 ABC S
Sunday, May 22, 1983 Philadelphia 24 at Arizona 7 18,151 S
Monday, May 23, 1983 Birmingham 23 at Michigan 20 OT 20,042 ESPN S V
 
Week 13
Friday, May 27, 1983 Birmingham 19 at Denver 21 38,829 ESPN S
Sunday, May 29, 1983 Los Angeles 10 at Oakland 20 28,967 S
Sunday, May 29, 1983 New Jersey 32 at Washington 29 11,264 S B
Sunday, May 29, 1983 Philadelphia 17 at Boston 21 15,668 ABC S V
Monday, May 30, 1983 Arizona 11 at Chicago 36 13,952 ESPN S
Monday, May 30, 1983 Tampa Bay 7 at Michigan 43 23,976 ESPN S
 
Week 14
Friday, June 3, 1983 Washington 12 at Denver 24 40,671 S B
Saturday, June 4, 1983 New Jersey 21 at Oakland 34 32,908 ESPN S B V
Sunday, June 5, 1983 Arizona 13 at Los Angeles 17 13,826 S
Sunday, June 5, 1983 Birmingham 17 at Tampa Bay 45 35,623 ABC S
Sunday, June 5, 1983 Michigan 20 at Philadelphia 29 19,727 ABC S
Monday, June 6, 1983 Chicago 15 at Boston 21 15,087 ESPN S
 
Week 15
Saturday, June 11, 1983 Boston 19 at Birmingham 31 20,500 S
Saturday, June 11, 1983 Washington 18 at Arizona 11 16,656 S B
Sunday, June 12, 1983 Michigan 42 at Los Angeles 17 16,023 S
Sunday, June 12, 1983 Philadelphia 23 at New Jersey 9 32,521 S B
Sunday, June 12, 1983 Tampa Bay 9 at Chicago 31 21,249 S
Monday, June 13, 1983 Denver 10 at Oakland 16 26,840 ESPN S
 
Week 16
Friday, June 17, 1983 Arizona 6 at Denver 32 42,621 S
Friday, June 17, 1983 Chicago 29 at Birmingham 14 23,459 ABC S
Friday, June 17, 1983 Los Angeles 13 at New Jersey 20 31,807 ABC S B
Sunday, June 19, 1983 Tampa Bay 17 at Boston 24 15,530 S
Monday, June 20, 1983 Oakland 6 at Philadelphia 12 16,933 ESPN S
Monday, June 20, 1983 Washington 25 at Michigan 27 26,418 ESPN? S B
 
Week 17
Saturday, June 25, 1983 Arizona 14 at New Jersey 21 30,612 ESPN S B
Saturday, June 25, 1983 Boston 16 at Oakland 17 30,396 ESPN S B V
Sunday, June 26, 1983 Birmingham 10 at Philadelphia 31 17,973 S
Sunday, June 26, 1983 Los Angeles 21 at Washington 28 9,792 S B
Sunday, June 26, 1983 Michigan 34 at Chicago 19 25,041 ABC S B
Monday, June 27, 1983 Denver 23 at Tampa Bay 26 46,128 ESPN S B
 
Week 18
Saturday, July 2, 1983 Tampa Bay 17 at Birmingham 29 20,300 ESPN S B
Sunday, July 3, 1983 Arizona 7 at Michigan 33 31,905 ABC S B
Sunday, July 3, 1983 Denver 14 at Los Angeles 21 11,471 S B
Sunday, July 3, 1983 New Jersey 10 at Boston 34 15,798 S B
Sunday, July 3, 1983 Oakland 7 at Chicago 31 12,346 ABC S B
Sunday, July 3, 1983 Philadelphia 14 at Washington 21 11,039 S B
 
Divisional Playoffs
Saturday, July 9, 1983 Chicago 38 at Philadelphia 44 OT 15,686 ABC S V
Sunday, July 10, 1983 Oakland 21 at Michigan 37 60,237 ABC S V
 
Championship
Sunday, July 17, 1983 Michigan 24 at Philadelphia 22 (Denver, CO) 50,906 ABC S V