1989 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
9-7-0 0-0 5328 3380 1948 31 304 5186 3860 1326 39 293
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The New Orleans Saints' twenty-third season was in 1989, and it was the fourth season Jim E. Mora (Sr.) served as the head coach of the team. The Saints played their home games at Louisiana Superdome. They finished the season 9-7-0, 5-3-0 at home and 4-4-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Dallas Cowboys 28-0
Week 2 @ Green Bay Packers 34-35
Week 3 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10-20
Week 4 Washington Redskins 14-16
Week 5 San Francisco 49ers 20-24
Week 6 New York Jets 29-14
Week 7 @ Los Angeles Rams 40-21
Week 8 Atlanta Falcons 20-13
Week 9 @ San Francisco 49ers 13-31
Week 10 @ New England Patriots 28-24
Week 11 @ Atlanta Falcons 26-17
Week 12 Los Angeles Rams 17-20
Week 13 @ Detroit Lions 14-21
Week 14 @ Buffalo Bills 22-19
Week 15 Philadelphia Eagles 30-20
Week 16 Indianapolis Colts 41-6

1989 New Orleans Saints Coaching Staff

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 Owner: Tom Benson General Manager: Jim Finks