New England Patriots at New York Jets 27 to 24

Sunday, September 10, 1989, Week 1

The New England Patriots played the New York Jets in East Rutherford on Sunday, September 10, 1989, Week 1 of the 1989 season. The Patriots won by a score of 27-24.


New England Patriots offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
427 273 154 3 26

Coaches

Head Coach: Raymond Berry Quarterbacks Coach: John Polonchek Wide Receivers Coach: Dick Wood, Harold Jackson Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Guy Morriss Offensive Backfield Coach: Bobby Grier Defensive Line Coach: Ed Khayat Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Ray Hamilton Linebackers Coach: Don Blackmon, Don Shinnick Defensive Backfield Coach: Jim Carr Special Teams Coach: Keith Rowan, Keith Rowen Special Assistant to the Head Coach: John Polonchek Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jerry Simmons


New York Jets offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
304 255 49 1 14

Coaches

Head Coach: Joe Walton Offensive Coordinator: Rich Kotite Defensive Coordinator: Ralph Hawkins Offensive Line Coach: Rod Humenuik Running Backs Coach: Bobby Hammond Linebackers Coach: Jim Vechiarella Special Teams Coach: Larry Pasquale Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Charles Coe