1965 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
4-10-0 0-0 3988 2813 1175 46 226 5153 2470 2683 40 266
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The Houston Oilers' sixth season was in 1965, playing their home games at Rice Stadium. During the offseason they hired Hugh Taylor to lead the team. Taylor previously was the defensive backs coach of the Houston Oilers and had five years of coaching experience in the AFL. They finished the season 4-10-0, 3-4-0 at home and 1-6-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 New York Jets 27-21
Week 2 Boston Patriots 31-10
Week 3 @ Oakland Raiders 17-21
Week 4 @ San Diego Chargers 14-31
Week 6 @ Denver Broncos 17-28
Week 7 Kansas City Chiefs 38-36
Week 8 @ Buffalo Bills 19-17
Week 9 Oakland Raiders 21-33
Week 10 Denver Broncos 21-31
Week 11 @ New York Jets 14-41
Week 12 @ Kansas City Chiefs 21-52
Week 13 Buffalo Bills 18-29
Week 14 San Diego Chargers 26-37
Week 15 @ Boston Patriots 14-42

Coaches

Head Coach: Hugh Taylor Offensive Line Coach: Lou Rymkus, Joe Spencer Offensive Backs Coach: Sammy Baugh Defensive Line Coach: Joe Spencer Defensive Coach: Walt Schlinkman