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 sixth season Joe Walton served as the head coach of the team. The Jets played their home games at Giants Stadium. 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