1996 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
8-8-0 0-0 5048 3098 1950 30 287 4610 3225 1385 26 271
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The Houston Oilers' thirty-seventh season was in 1996, and it was the third season Jeff Fisher served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 8-8-0, 2-6-0 at home and 6-2-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Eddie George was awarded with the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Kansas City Chiefs 19-20
Week 2 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 34-27
Week 3 Baltimore Ravens 29-13
Week 5 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 16-30
Week 6 @ Cincinnati Bengals 30-27
Week 7 @ Atlanta Falcons 23-13
Week 8 Pittsburgh Steelers 23-13
Week 9 San Francisco 49ers 9-10
Week 10 @ Seattle Seahawks 16-23
Week 11 @ New Orleans Saints 31-14
Week 12 Miami Dolphins 20-23
Week 13 Carolina Panthers 6-31
Week 14 @ New York Jets 35-10
Week 15 Jacksonville Jaguars 17-23
Week 16 Cincinnati Bengals 13-21
Week 17 @ Baltimore Ravens 24-21


Head Coach: Jeff Fisher Offensive Coordinator: Jerry Rhome Defensive Coordinator: Steve Sidwell Special Teams Coordinator: Russ Purnell Passing Game Coordinator: Dick Coury Wide Receivers Coach: Les Steckel Offensive Line Coach: Warren "Rennie" Simmons Running Backs Coach: Sherman Smith Tight Ends Coach: Les Steckel Offensive Assistant Coach: Mike Munchak, Dick Coury Defensive Line Coach: Rex Norris Linebackers Coach: Gregg Williams Defensive Backs Coach: Rod Perry Defensive Assistant Coach: Alan Lowry Quality Control Coach: Mike Munchak, Alan Lowry Strength and Conditioning Coach: Steve Watterson Administrative Assistant: Ed Sidwell