New Orleans Breakers Team History
The New Orleans Breakers were an American football team that played in the original United States Football League (USFL) in the mid-1980s.
Boston – New Orleans – Portland
1983 – 1986 / United States Football League
1985 / Portland Breakers
1984 / New Orleans Breakers
1983 / Boston Breakers
Breakers – A heavy sea wave that breaks into white foam on the shore or a shoal.
Original USFL Team
Final USFL Team
Team’s Final Outlook
Breakers could not hope to compete with the Saints, and opted to move before the 1985 season rather than play a lame duck season in New Orleans.
USFL Championship 0
1985 /Civic Stadium
1984 / Louisiana Superdome
1983 / Nickerson Field
1985 / Joseph Canizaro
1984 / Joseph Canizaro and Randy Vataha
1983 / George Matthews and Randy Vataha
1983 – 1985 / Dick Coury (25 wins – 29 losses)
Averaged 30,557 fans (71,000 seat stadium)
*Blue is this team’s history