1990 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
8-8-0 0-1 4669 2754 1915 42 264 5243 3495 1748 28 297
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The New Orleans Saints' twenty-fourth season was in 1990, and it was the fifth season Jim E. Mora (Sr.) served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 8-8-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Chicago Bears 16-6.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 San Francisco 49ers 12-13
Week 2 @ Minnesota Vikings 3-32
Week 3 Phoenix Cardinals 28-7
Week 5 @ Atlanta Falcons 27-28
Week 6 Cleveland Browns 25-20
Week 7 @ Houston Oilers 10-23
Week 8 Detroit Lions 10-27
Week 9 @ Cincinnati Bengals 21-7
Week 10 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 35-7
Week 11 @ Washington Redskins 17-31
Week 12 Atlanta Falcons 10-7
Week 13 @ Dallas Cowboys 13-17
Week 14 @ Los Angeles Rams 24-20
Week 15 Pittsburgh Steelers 6-9
Week 16 @ San Francisco 49ers 13-10
Week 17 Los Angeles Rams 20-17


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ Chicago Bears 6-16


Head Coach: Jim E. Mora (Sr.) Offensive Coordinator: Carl Smith Defensive Coordinator: Steve Sidwell Quarterbacks Coach: Carl Smith Wide Receivers Coach: Steve Walters Offensive Line Coach: Paul T. Boudreau Running Backs Coach: Jim Skipper Tight Ends Coach: Joe Marciano Defensive Line Coach: John Pease Outside Linebackers Coach: Vic Fangio Inside Linebackers Coach: Steve Sidwell Defensive Backs Coach: Dom Capers Special Teams Coach: Joe Marciano Strength and Conditioning Coach: Russell Paternostro Part-Time Strength and Conditioning Coach: Glenn Mayeaux Part Time Strength and Conditioning Coach: Glenn Mayeaux General Manager: Jim Finks Owner: Tom Benson