1987 Houston Oilers 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
9-6-0 1-1 5997 3823 2174 42 341 5559 3621 1938 39 317
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The Houston Oilers' twenty-eighth season was in 1987, and it was the third season Jerry Glanville served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 9-6-0 in the regular season and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Denver Broncos 34-10.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Los Angeles Rams 20-16
Week 2 @ Buffalo Bills 30-34
Week 4 @ Denver Broncos 40-10
Week 5 @ Cleveland Browns 15-10
Week 6 New England Patriots 7-21
Week 7 Atlanta Falcons 37-33
Week 8 @ Cincinnati Bengals 31-29
Week 9 @ San Francisco 49ers 20-27
Week 10 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 23-3
Week 11 Cleveland Browns 7-40
Week 12 @ Indianapolis Colts 27-51
Week 13 San Diego Chargers 33-18
Week 14 @ New Orleans Saints 10-24
Week 15 Pittsburgh Steelers 24-16
Week 16 Cincinnati Bengals 21-17

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Seattle Seahawks 23-20
Divisional Round @ Denver Broncos 10-34

Coaches

Head Coach: Jerry Glanville Quarterbacks Coach: June Jones Wide Receivers Coach: Milt Jackson Offensive Line Coach: Kim Helton Running Backs Coach: Dick Jamieson Tight Ends Coach: Miller McCalmon Defensive Line Coach: Doug Shively Linebackers Coach: Floyd Reese Defensive Backs Coach: Tom Bettis Special Teams Coach: Miller McCalmon Strength and Conditioning Coach: Steve Watterson College Scout: Frank Bush