1975 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
10-4-0 0-0 3937 1869 2068 34 234 4137 2457 1680 43 264
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The Houston Oilers' sixteenth season was in 1975, playing their home games at Reliant Astrodome. During the offseason they promoted Bum Phillips to lead the team. Phillips previously was the defensive coordinator/defensive line coach of the Houston Oilers and had six years of coaching experience in the AFL and NFL. They finished the season 10-4-0, 5-2-0 at home and 5-2-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Robert Brazile was awarded with the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ New England Patriots 7-0
Week 2 San Diego Chargers 33-17
Week 3 Cincinnati Bengals 19-21
Week 4 @ Cleveland Browns 40-10
Week 5 Washington Redskins 13-10
Week 6 Detroit Lions 24-8
Week 7 @ Kansas City Chiefs 17-13
Week 8 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 17-24
Week 9 Miami Dolphins 20-19
Week 10 Pittsburgh Steelers 9-32
Week 11 @ Cincinnati Bengals 19-23
Week 12 @ San Francisco 49ers 27-13
Week 13 @ Oakland Raiders 27-26
Week 14 Cleveland Browns 21-10

1975 Houston Oilers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Bum Phillips Offensive Coordinator: King Hill Defensive Coordinator: Ed Biles Quarterbacks Coach: King Hill Wide Receivers Coach: Fran Polsfoot Offensive Line Coach: Sam Boghosian Offensive Backs Coach: Andy Bourgeois Defensive Line Coach: George Rice Linebackers Coach: Larry Peccatiello Defensive Backs Coach: Richie Petitbon Special Teams Coach: Joe Wooley