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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. He was the head coach of the New York Jets from 1983 until the 1989 season, during which time the Jets went 53-57-1. During his career he was a head coach for seven seasons.

During his time as head coach and offensive coordinator he coached two players to award-winning seasons. 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.


History

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

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