| ||Offense ||Defense |
|Record ||Playoff record ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs |
|3-11-0 ||0-0 ||3530 ||1606 ||1924 ||53 ||220 ||4916 ||2324 ||2592 ||32 ||277 |
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The New York Jets' seventeenth season was in 1976, playing their home games at Shea Stadium. During the offseason they hired Lou Holtz to lead the team. Holtz had never previously coached in the NFL in any capacity before the 1976 season. He resigned from the Jets. They finished the season 3-11-0, 2-5-0 at home and 1-6-0 on the road.
1976 New York Jets Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Lou Holtz Interim Head Coach: Mike Holovak Quarterbacks Coach: Dan Henning Wide Receivers Coach: Dan Henning Linebackers Coach: Joe Gardi