1990 Buffalo Bills 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
13-3-0 2-1 6642 4040 2602 24 374 5743 3505 2238 45 357
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The Buffalo Bills' thirty-first season was in 1990, and it was the fifth season Marv Levy served as the head coach of the team. The Bills played their home games at Rich Stadium. They finished the year 13-3-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the AFC East, and 2-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the New York Giants 20-19. At the end of the season, Bruce Smith was awarded with the AP Defensive Player of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Indianapolis Colts 26-10
Week 2 @ Miami Dolphins 7-30
Week 3 @ New York Jets 30-7
Week 4 Denver Broncos 29-28
Week 5 Los Angeles Raiders 38-24
Week 7 New York Jets 30-27
Week 8 @ New England Patriots 27-10
Week 9 @ Cleveland Browns 42-0
Week 10 Phoenix Cardinals 45-14
Week 11 New England Patriots 14-0
Week 12 @ Houston Oilers 24-27
Week 13 Philadelphia Eagles 30-23
Week 14 @ Indianapolis Colts 31-7
Week 15 @ New York Giants 17-13
Week 16 Miami Dolphins 24-14
Week 17 @ Washington Redskins 14-29


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Miami Dolphins 44-34
Conference Championship Los Angeles Raiders 51-3
Super Bowl vs. New York Giants 19-20

1990 Buffalo Bills Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Marv Levy Offensive Coordinator: Ted Marchibroda Defensive Coordinator: Walt Corey Wide Receivers Coach: Nick Nicolau Offensive Line Coach: Tom Bresnahan Running Backs Coach: Elijah Pitts Tight Ends Coach: Don Lawrence Defensive Line Coach: Chuck Dickerson Linebackers Coach: Walt Corey Defensive Backs Coach: Dick Roach Defensive Assistant Coach: Glenn Deadmond Defensive Quality Control Coach: Chuck Lester Special Teams Coach: Bruce DeHaven Strength and Conditioning Coordinator: Rusty Jones General Manager: Bill Polian Administrative Assistant: Chuck Lester