New York Jets History

The New York Jets are in their sixty-second season, playing their home games at MetLife Stadium, in New York City, New York since 2010. The Jets are led by head coach Robert Saleh since 2021.

During their careers, multiple players have won awards for the team: Chad Pennington won the Comeback Player of the Year in 2006; Joe Namath won the Comeback Player of the Year in 1974 and the AP AFL Player of the Year in 1968 and 1969; Sheldon Richardson won the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year in 2013; Jonathan Vilma won the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year in 2004; Hugh Douglas won the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year in 1995; Erik McMillan won the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year in 1988.

The Jets have won the Super Bowl after the 1968 season, lead by head coach Weeb Ewbank.

New York Jets Head Coaching History

Head Coach Years Record Win percentage Playoff record
Robert Saleh 2021 0-0-0 0% 0-0
Adam Gase 2019-2020 9-23-0 28.1% 0-0
Todd Bowles 2015-2018 23-40-0 36.5% 0-0
Rex Ryan 2009-2014 46-50-0 47.9% 4-2
Eric Mangini 2006-2008 23-25-0 47.9% 0-1
Herman Edwards 2001-2005 39-41-0 48.8% 2-3
Al Groh 2000 9-7-0 56.3% 0-0
Bill Parcells 1997-1999 29-19-0 60.4% 1-1
Rich Kotite 1995-1996 4-28-0 12.5% 0-0
Pete Carroll 1994 6-10-0 37.5% 0-0
Bruce Coslet 1990-1993 26-38-0 40.6% 0-1
Joe Walton 1983-1989 53-57-1 48.2% 1-2
Walt Michaels 1977-1982 39-47-1 45.4% 2-2
Mike Holovak 1976 3-11-0 21.4% 0-0
Lou Holtz 1976 3-11-0 21.4% 0-0
Ken Shipp 1975 3-11-0 21.4% 0-0
Charley Winner 1974-1975 10-18-0 35.7% 0-0
Weeb Ewbank 1963-1973 71-77-6 48.1% 2-1
Bulldog Turner 1962 5-9-0 35.7% 0-0
Sammy Baugh 1960-1961 14-14-0 50.0% 0-0

Franchise history

Franchise history guide

Seasons with a championship win Seasons with a conference championship

Franchise facts

The Jets are owned by Woody Johnson, who purchased the team in 2000. Johnson is currently serving as the ambassador to the United Kingdom, and his brother Christopher Johnson is running the team in his absence.