1988 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
10-6-0 0-0 5131 3085 2046 32 306 5106 3327 1779 32 286
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The New Orleans Saints' twenty-second season was in 1988, and it was the third 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 10-6-0, 5-3-0 at home and 5-3-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 San Francisco 49ers 33-34
Week 2 @ Atlanta Falcons 29-21
Week 3 @ Detroit Lions 22-14
Week 4 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 13-9
Week 5 Dallas Cowboys 20-17
Week 6 @ San Diego Chargers 23-17
Week 7 @ Seattle Seahawks 20-19
Week 8 Los Angeles Raiders 20-6
Week 9 Los Angeles Rams 10-12
Week 10 @ Washington Redskins 24-27
Week 11 @ Los Angeles Rams 14-10
Week 12 Denver Broncos 42-0
Week 13 New York Giants 12-13
Week 14 @ Minnesota Vikings 3-45
Week 15 @ San Francisco 49ers 17-30
Week 16 Atlanta Falcons 10-9

1988 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