1996 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
3-13-0 0-0 4206 2898 1308 37 232 4910 2834 2076 22 287
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The New Orleans Saints' thirtieth season was in 1996, and it was the eleventh season Jim E. Mora (Sr.) served as the head coach of the team. The Saints played their home games at Louisiana Superdome. He resigned from the Saints on Monday, October 21, 1996. They finished the season 3-13-0, 2-6-0 at home and 1-7-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ San Francisco 49ers 11-27
Week 2 Carolina Panthers 20-22
Week 3 @ Cincinnati Bengals 15-30
Week 4 Arizona Cardinals 14-28
Week 5 @ Baltimore Ravens 10-17
Week 6 Jacksonville Jaguars 17-13
Week 7 Chicago Bears 27-24
Week 8 @ Carolina Panthers 7-19
Week 10 San Francisco 49ers 17-24
Week 11 Houston Oilers 14-31
Week 12 @ Atlanta Falcons 15-17
Week 13 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 7-13
Week 14 St. Louis Rams 10-26
Week 15 Atlanta Falcons 15-31
Week 16 @ New York Giants 17-3
Week 17 @ St. Louis Rams 13-14

1996 New Orleans Saints Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Jim E. Mora (Sr.) Interim Head Coach: Rick Venturi Offensive Coordinator: Carl Smith Defensive Coordinator: Jim Haslett Special Teams Coordinator: Bobby April Quarterbacks Coach: Carl Smith Wide Receivers Coach: Steve Walters Offensive Line Coach: John Matsko Running Backs Coach: Dave Atkins Tight Ends Coach: Bruce Arians Offensive Assistant Coach: Jeff Davidson Defensive Line Coach: Wayne Nunnely Linebackers Coach: Rick Venturi Secondary Coach: Jim L. Mora (Jr.) Defensive Assistant Coach: John Pagano Strength and Conditioning Coach: Russell Paternostro Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: Glenn Mayeaux, Tom Shaw Owner: Tom Benson Vice President: Jim E. Mora (Sr.) General Manager: Bill Kuharich Director of Pro Personnel: Chet Franklin Player Personnel Assistant: Mike Tannenbaum