1986 New York Jets 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 1-1 5968 3970 1998 37 352 6849 5046 1803 43 397
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The New York Jets' twenty-seventh season was in 1986, and it was the fourth season Joe Walton served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 10-6-0 in the regular season and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Cleveland Browns 23-20.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Buffalo Bills 28-24
Week 2 New England Patriots 6-20
Week 3 Miami Dolphins 51-45
Week 4 @ Indianapolis Colts 26-7
Week 5 Buffalo Bills 14-13
Week 6 @ New England Patriots 31-24
Week 7 Denver Broncos 22-10
Week 8 New Orleans Saints 28-23
Week 9 @ Seattle Seahawks 38-7
Week 10 @ Atlanta Falcons 28-14
Week 11 Indianapolis Colts 31-16
Week 12 @ Miami Dolphins 3-45
Week 13 Los Angeles Rams 3-17
Week 14 @ San Francisco 49ers 10-24
Week 15 Pittsburgh Steelers 24-45
Week 16 @ Cincinnati Bengals 21-52

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Kansas City Chiefs 35-15
Divisional Round @ Cleveland Browns 20-23

Coaches

Head Coach: Joe Walton Offensive Coordinator: Rich Kotite Defensive Coordinator: Bud Carson Offensive Line Coach: Dan Radakovich Running Backs Coach: Bobby Hammond Linebackers Coach: Jim Vechiarella, Mike Faulkiner Special Teams Coach: Larry Pasquale