1968 New Orleans Saints 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
4-9-1 0-0 3863 2336 1527 40 224 4291 2186 2105 42 228
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The New Orleans Saints' second season was in 1968, and it was the first season Tom Fears served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 4-9-1, 3-4-0 at home and 1-5-1 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Cleveland Browns 10-24
Week 2 Washington Redskins 37-17
Week 3 St. Louis Cardinals 20-21
Week 4 @ New York Giants 21-38
Week 5 Minnesota Vikings 20-17
Week 6 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 16-12
Week 7 @ St. Louis Cardinals 17-31
Week 8 Dallas Cowboys 3-17
Week 9 @ Cleveland Browns 17-35
Week 10 @ Green Bay Packers 7-29
Week 11 @ Detroit Lions 20-20
Week 12 Chicago Bears 17-23
Week 13 @ Philadelphia Eagles 17-29
Week 14 Pittsburgh Steelers 24-14

Coaches

Head Coach: Tom Fears Defensive Coordinator: Jack Faulkner Wide Receivers Coach: Robert Shaw Offensive Line Coach: Walt Yowarsky Offensive Backfield Coach: George Dickson Defensive Line Coach: Ed Khayat Linebackers Coach: J.D. Roberts Scout: Bob Whitman Owner: John Mecom