1989 Washington Redskins schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
10-6-0 0-0 6253 4349 1904 37 338 4915 3571 1344 42 274
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The Washington Redskins' fifty-eighth season was in 1989, and it was the ninth season Joe Gibbs served as the head coach of the team. The Redskins played their home games at RFK Stadium. They finished the season 10-6-0, 4-4-0 at home and 6-2-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 New York Giants 24-27
Week 2 Philadelphia Eagles 37-42
Week 3 @ Dallas Cowboys 30-7
Week 4 @ New Orleans Saints 16-14
Week 5 Phoenix Cardinals 30-28
Week 6 @ New York Giants 17-20
Week 7 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 32-28
Week 8 @ Los Angeles Raiders 24-37
Week 9 Dallas Cowboys 3-13
Week 10 @ Philadelphia Eagles 10-3
Week 11 Denver Broncos 10-14
Week 12 Chicago Bears 38-14
Week 13 @ Phoenix Cardinals 29-10
Week 14 San Diego Chargers 26-21
Week 15 @ Atlanta Falcons 31-30
Week 16 @ Seattle Seahawks 29-0

1989 Washington Redskins Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Joe Gibbs Assistant Head Coach-Defense: Richie Petitbon Offensive Coordinator: Jack Burns Defensive Coordinator: Larry Peccatiello Wide Receivers Coach: Jack Burns, Charley Taylor Offensive Line Coach: Joe Bugel Running Backs Coach: Don Breaux Tight Ends Coach: Warren "Rennie" Simmons Offensive Assistant Coach: Charley Taylor Defensive Line Coach: Torgy Torgeson Secondary Coach: Emmitt Thomas Defensive Scouting Reports: Bobby DePaul Special Teams Coach: Wayne Sevier Strength Coach: Dan Riley Assistant Strength Coach: Frank Raines Conditioning Assistant Coach: Jason Arapoff Public Relations: Marty Hurney Administrative Assistant: Bobby DePaul Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Joker Phillips