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Joe Walton

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
21 152-159-3 48.89% 3-4 42.86%

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Biography

Joe Walton was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1967 until 1991, finishing his career with the Pittsburgh Steelers as their offensive coordinator. Over his twenty-one years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative record of 152-159-3. During his career he was the head coach of the New York Jets from 1983 until the 1989 season. The Jets went 53-57-1 during their seven seasons with Walton as head coach. During his time as head coach and offensive coordinator he coached multiple players to outstanding seasons. Two players have received awards at the end of the season under Walton's coaching. As the head coach for the Jets Erik McMillan won AP Defensive Rookie of the Year. As the offensive coordinator for the Redskins John Riggins won Comeback Player of the Year.

Last modified: 12/8/2017

History

Year Position Record Playoff record
1991 Pittsburgh Steelers Offensive Coordinator 7-9-0 0-0
1990 Pittsburgh Steelers Offensive Coordinator 9-7-0 0-0
1989 New York Jets Head Coach 4-12-0 0-0
1988 New York Jets Head Coach 8-7-1 0-0
1987 New York Jets Head Coach 6-9-0 0-0
1986 New York Jets Head Coach 10-6-0 1-1
1985 New York Jets Head Coach 11-5-0 0-1
1984 New York Jets Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1983 New York Jets Head Coach 7-9-0 0-0
1982 New York Jets Offensive Coordinator 6-3-0 2-1
1981 New York Jets Offensive Coordinator 10-5-1 0-1
1980 Washington Redskins Offensive Coordinator 6-10-0 0-0
1979 Washington Redskins Offensive Coordinator 10-6-0 0-0
1978 Washington Redskins Offensive Coordinator 8-8-0 0-0
1973 New York Giants Wide Receivers Coach 2-11-1 0-0
1972 New York Giants Wide Receivers Coach 8-6-0 0-0
1971 New York Giants Wide Receivers Coach 4-10-0 0-0
1970 New York Giants Wide Receivers Coach 9-5-0 0-0
1969 New York Giants Wide Receivers Coach 6-8-0 0-0
1968 New York Giants Scout 7-7-0 0-0
1967 New York Giants Scout 7-7-0 0-0

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