1988 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
8-7-1 0-0 5215 3083 2132 27 331 5633 3509 2124 40 310
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The New York Jets' twenty-ninth season was in 1988, and it was the fifth season Joe Walton served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 8-7-1, 5-2-1 at home and 3-5-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Erik McMillan was awarded with the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year award.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ New England Patriots 3-28
Week 2 @ Cleveland Browns 23-3
Week 3 Houston Oilers 45-3
Week 4 @ Detroit Lions 17-10
Week 5 Kansas City Chiefs 17-17
Week 6 @ Cincinnati Bengals 19-36
Week 7 Buffalo Bills 14-37
Week 8 @ Miami Dolphins 44-30
Week 9 Pittsburgh Steelers 24-20
Week 10 @ Indianapolis Colts 14-38
Week 11 New England Patriots 13-14
Week 12 @ Buffalo Bills 6-9
Week 13 Miami Dolphins 38-34
Week 14 @ Kansas City Chiefs 34-38
Week 15 Indianapolis Colts 34-16
Week 16 New York Giants 27-21

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 Special Teams Coach: Larry Pasquale