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Joe Walton

Joseph Frank Walton

Position: E-DE
Height: 5-11    Weight: 202 lbs.

Born: December 15, 1935 in Beaver Falls, PA
High School: Beaver Falls
College: Pittsburgh   (school history)    (Walton college stats)
Drafted by the Washington Redskins in the 2nd round (21st overall) of the 1957 NFL Draft.

Playing Record

Coaching Results

Year Age Tm Lg G W L T W-L% G plyf W plyf L plyf W-L% Rank Notes
1983 48 New York Jets NFL 16 7 9 0 .438 5
1984 49 New York Jets NFL 16 7 9 0 .438 3
1985 50 New York Jets NFL 16 11 5 0 .688 1 0 1 .000 2
1986 51 New York Jets NFL 16 10 6 0 .625 2 1 1 .500 2
1987 52 New York Jets NFL 15 6 9 0 .400 5
1988 53 New York Jets NFL 16 8 7 1 .533 4
1989 54 New York Jets NFL 16 4 12 0 .250 5
15 yrs 111 53 57 1 .482 3 1 2 .333 3.3 Avg Finish
9 yrs NYJ 111 53 57 1 .482 3 1 2 .333 3.3
3 yrs WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
2 yrs PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.5
1 yr NYG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.0

Games over .500: -4
Super Bowl Wins: 0
Overall Championships: 0
Conference Championships: 0
Division Championships: 0

Team's Ranks

Team Ranks in various categories, Lower ALWAYS indicates better performance.
Overall Offense Rushing Off Passing Off Defense Rushing Def Passing Def
Year Tm Tms WL% T/G Pts± Yds± Yds Pts GvA Att Yds TD Y/A FL Att Yds TD Int NY/A Yds Pts TkA Att Yds TD Y/A FR Att Yds TD Int nY/A
1973 NYG 26 24 20 22 15 14 20 19 19 24 16 25 1 3 2 13 25 9 15 22 17 12 19 24 22 22 2 15 19 8 23
1978 WAS 28 15 22 11 19 19 17 10 22 22 25 16 9 11 14 10 12 17 17 10 27 24 24 11 19 28 7 10 4 13 13
1979 WAS 28 6 1 8 18 18 10 1 4 12 11 20 1 23 22 9 3 13 17 10 2 17 12 19 14 5 17 18 11 5 14
1980 WAS 28 19 4 17 11 23 25 9 14 13 22 15 20 13 20 19 7 22 7 8 3 27 27 16 24 20 1 1 5 2 5
1981 NYJ 28 5 9 9 9 15 9 4 5 6 21 11 9 11 19 6 3 21 5 8 17 3 7 21 13 22 14 8 5 13 4
1982 NYJ 28 5 2 2 3 4 3 7 8 4 3 2 10 15 7 4 3 9 6 10 5 13 11 2 8 14 22 9 8 4 6
1983 NYJ 28 19 22 16 13 11 19 20 19 17 23 7 15 6 10 16 22 17 13 10 17 19 23 9 22 25 4 7 15 16 9
1984 NYJ 28 17 14 18 21 16 15 9 11 5 10 6 5 19 21 16 13 23 21 20 18 14 18 18 20 7 13 20 19 23 21
1985 NYJ 28 4 2 3 3 4 7 1 5 7 11 13 24 20 9 7 1 5 8 3 7 4 3 5 2 5 13 16 5 12 15
1986 NYJ 28 8 13 17 24 11 11 15 11 18 10 23 13 12 9 4 16 10 26 22 10 6 6 9 7 8 27 28 28 14 26
1987 NYJ 28 19 18 17 19 20 14 12 21 22 5 23 20 5 16 19 4 26 19 20 21 17 16 17 14 24 15 20 25 15 20
1988 NYJ 28 15 3 12 21 13 6 3 9 8 6 10 16 8 19 15 1 23 23 21 5 22 21 14 19 10 7 23 26 4 27
1989 NYJ 28 26 25 26 24 17 26 21 24 22 20 12 19 6 12 24 21 24 27 25 25 24 24 19 21 27 16 25 28 24 26
1990 PIT 28 10 5 11 10 22 20 13 14 13 18 10 23 26 25 14 9 13 1 3 3 16 11 16 5 5 7 1 1 3 1
1991 PIT 28 18 11 21 22 20 17 11 19 17 22 9 11 23 18 7 11 21 22 22 17 21 11 18 3 21 23 26 21 7 21
15 yrs %tile 53 63 53 48 49 51 66 54 53 50 55 57 56 50 60 67 43 49 52 57 46 48 51 52 45 59 49 51 65 48
9 yrs NYJ 57 61 56 49 60 60 67 59 60 60 61 52 63 55 60 70 41 45 48 54 55 52 58 54 47 52 42 40 54 42
3 yrs WAS 56 71 61 46 32 42 80 56 48 35 43 68 48 37 58 77 42 55 70 65 23 29 49 36 40 74 69 80 80 65
2 yrs PIT 54 75 46 46 29 38 61 45 50 32 70 43 16 27 66 68 43 63 59 68 38 64 43 89 57 50 55 64 86 64
1 yr NYG 12 27 19 46 50 27 31 31 12 42 8 100 92 96 54 8 69 46 19 38 58 31 12 19 19 96 46 31 73 15

Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1973 38 NFL New York Giants Offensive Coordinator
1978 43 NFL Washington Redskins Offensive Coordinator
1979 44 NFL Washington Redskins Offensive Coordinator
1980 45 NFL Washington Redskins Offensive Coordinator
1981 46 NFL New York Jets Offensive Coordinator
1982 47 NFL New York Jets Offensive Coordinator
1983 48 NFL New York Jets Head Coach
1984 49 NFL New York Jets Head Coach
1985 50 NFL New York Jets Head Coach
1986 51 NFL New York Jets Head Coach
1987 52 NFL New York Jets Head Coach
1988 53 NFL New York Jets Head Coach
1989 54 NFL New York Jets Head Coach
1990 55 NFL Pittsburgh Steelers Offensive Coordinator
1991 56 NFL Pittsburgh Steelers Offensive Coordinator

Worked For

NFL head coaches this coach worked under in his career.
Name Role
Walt Michaels Offensive Coordinator
Chuck Noll Offensive Coordinator
Jack Pardee Offensive Coordinator
Alex Webster Offensive Coordinator