Houston Oilers at Cleveland Browns 23 to 28

Sunday, December 18, 1988, Week 16

The Houston Oilers played the Cleveland Browns in Cleveland on Sunday, December 18, 1988, Week 16 of the 1988 season. The Browns won by a score of 28-23. The Browns and the Oilers split the season series for the 1988 season, each winning one game. With this game, the Browns finished the season 6-2-0 at home, while the Oilers finished 3-5-0 on the road for the 1988 season.

The Browns finished the season with a record of 10-6-0, while the Oilers finished the season at 10-6-0.

Houston Oilers offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
317 280 37 1 18


Head Coach: Jerry Glanville Quarterbacks Coach: June Jones Wide Receivers Coach: Milt Jackson Offensive Line Coach: Kim Helton Running Backs Coach: Ray Sherman Defensive Line Coach: Doug Shively Linebackers Coach: Floyd Reese Defensive Backs Coach: Nick Saban Special Teams Coach: Richard Smith Strength and Conditioning Coach: Steve Watterson College Scout: Frank Bush

Cleveland Browns offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
388 310 78 4 25


Head Coach: Marty Schottenheimer Offensive Coordinator: Joe Pendry Defensive Coordinator: Dave Adolph Quarterbacks Coach: Marc Trestman Wide Receivers Coach: Richard Mann Offensive Line Coach: Howard Mudd Special Assistant-Offense: Ray Braun Defensive Line Coach: Tom Pratt Linebackers Coach: Dave Adolph Secondary Coach: Bill Cowher Special Assistant-Defense: Darvin Wallis Special Teams Coach: Kurt Schottenheimer Special Assistant to the Head Coach: Donald "Deek" Pollard Special Assistant: Darvin Wallis Strength and Conditioning Coach: Dave Redding Assistant Strength Coach: Gary Wroblewski Scouting Administrative Assistant: Debbie Pollom Athletic Trainer: Leo Murphy