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1967 New York Jets

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8-5-1, AFL East Division  · 1967 AFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 2.4, Offense: 3.6, Defense: -1.2, SoS: -0.6, avg is 0.0.

Scored 371 points (26.5/g), 3rd of 9 in the AFL. Allowed 329 points (23.5/g), 5th.
 Differential of 42 points (3.0/g), 4th.  Expected W-L: 8.0-6.0.

Coach: Weeb Ewbank (8-5-1)

Stadium: Shea Stadium
 Training Camp: Peekskill Military Academy (Peekskill, New York)

Team Info

Minority Owner Leon Hess
Majority Owner Sonny Werblin
Head Coach/General Manager Weeb Ewbank
Defensive Alignment 4-3

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Pts Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 371 5152 932 5.5 37 8 20 282 271 515 3845 27 29 7.1 180 389 1307 17 3.4 82
Team Defense 329 3775 849 4.4 33 6 12 203 195 424 2142 20 27 4.6 111 386 1633 14 4.2 80
Lg Rank Offense 3 1 6 2 1 1 1 2 7 2 7 7 3 8
Lg Rank Defense 5 3 8 9 3 4 2 5 5 3 3 6 6 7

Team Games & Schedule

Score Offense Defense
Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 10 boxscore L 0-1 @ Buffalo Bills 17 20 14 287 135 152 15 248 159 89 2
4 Sun September 24 boxscore W 1-1 @ Denver Broncos 38 24 27 478 399 79 2 15 359 242 117 2
3 Sun October 1 boxscore W 2-1 Miami Dolphins 29 7 22 484 427 57 1 13 208 94 114 3
4 Sat October 7 boxscore W 3-1 Oakland Raiders 27 14 15 297 146 151 3 10 210 155 55 4
5 Sun October 15 boxscore T 3-1-1 Houston Oilers 28 28 25 367 295 72 6 8 131 51 80 3
6 Sun October 22 boxscore W 4-1-1 @ Miami Dolphins 33 14 20 335 202 133 17 246 168 78 2
7 Sun October 29 boxscore W 5-1-1 Boston Patriots 30 23 20 409 328 81 3 11 170 98 72 2
8 Sun November 5 boxscore L 5-2-1 @ Kansas City Chiefs 18 42 22 340 274 66 4 24 392 178 214 1
9 Sun November 12 boxscore W 6-2-1 Buffalo Bills 20 10 15 360 293 67 3 16 257 136 121 2
11 Sun November 19 boxscore W 7-2-1 @ Boston Patriots 29 24 16 390 285 105 3 16 276 180 96 3
11 Sun December 3 boxscore L 7-3-1 Denver Broncos 24 33 23 345 305 40 6 9 142 18 124
12 Sun December 10 boxscore L 7-4-1 Kansas City Chiefs 7 21 17 167 84 83 3 13 204 80 124 2
13 Sun December 17 boxscore L 7-5-1 @ Oakland Raiders 29 38 23 464 356 108 3 17 455 336 119 4
14 Sun December 24 boxscore W 8-5-1 @ San Diego Chargers 42 31 23 429 316 113 19 476 246 230 3

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
12 Joe Namath* 24 QB 14 14 8-5-1 258 491 52.5 4007 26 5.3 28 5.7 75 8.2 6.7 15.5 286.2 73.8 1 2
17 Mike Taliaferro 26 3 0 11 20 55.0 96 1 5.0 1 5.0 20 4.8 3.6 8.7 32.0 63.7
11 Jim Turner 26 K 14 0 2 4 50.0 25 0 0.0 0 0.0 13 6.3 6.3 12.5 1.8 69.8
Team Total 25.7 14 8-5-1 271 515 52.6 4128 27 5.2 29 5.6 75 8.0 6.5 15.2 294.9 73.3 1 2
Opp Total 14 195 424 46.0 2489 20 4.7 27 6.4 5.9 3.95 12.8 177.8 54.1 39 347 4.6 2.9 8.4

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
Rushing Receiving
No. Age Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
32 Emerson Boozer 24 HB 8 0 119 442 10 48 3.7 55.3 14.9 12 205 17.1 3 49 1.5 25.6 647 13 1
31 Bill Mathis 29 14 0 78 243 4 18 3.1 17.4 5.6 25 429 17.2 3 38 1.8 30.6 672 7 1
30 Mark Smolinski 28 13 0 64 139 1 10 2.2 10.7 4.9 21 177 8.4 3 22 1.6 13.6 316 4 1
41 Matt Snell 26 FB 7 6 61 207 0 13 3.4 29.6 8.7 11 54 4.9 0 21 1.6 7.7 261 0 2
35 Billy Joe 27 11 0 37 154 2 26 4.2 14.0 3.4 8 85 10.6 0 17 0.7 7.7 239 2 0
28 Abner Haynes 30 3 0 16 72 0 14 4.5 24.0 5.3 72 0 0
12 Joe Namath* 24 QB 14 14 6 14 0 13 2.3 1.0 0.4 14 0 2
13 Don Maynard* 32 FL 14 0 4 18 0 7 4.5 1.3 0.3 71 1434 20.2 10 75 5.1 102.4 1452 10 1
17 Mike Taliaferro 26 3 0 2 20 0 12 10.0 6.7 0.7 20 0 0
83 George Sauer*+ 24 SE 14 0 1 -3 0 -3 -3.0 -0.2 0.1 75 1189 15.9 6 61 5.4 84.9 1186 6 1
20 Bob Schweickert 25 3 0 1 1 0 1 1.0 0.3 0.3 1 0 0
87 Pete Lammons* 24 TE 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 45 515 11.4 2 61 3.2 36.8 515 2 1
29 Bake Turner 27 8 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3 40 13.3 0 22 0.4 5.0 40 0 0
Team Total 25.7 14 389 1307 17 48 3.4 93.4 27.8 271 4128 15.2 27 75 19.4 294.9 5435 44 15
Opp Total 14 386 1633 14 4.2 116.6 27.6 195 2142 11.0 20 13.9 153.0 3775 34 24

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
45 Earl Christy 24 KR 10 0 16 83 0 16 5.2 23 521 0 33 22.7 604
46 Bill Baird 28 PR/RS 14 0 25 219 0 33 8.8 219
32 Emerson Boozer 24 HB 8 0 11 213 0 28 19.4 860
47 Solomon Brannan 25 12 0 9 204 0 47 22.7 204
7 Sherman Lewis 25 5 0 7 24 0 11 3.4 1 22 0 22 22.0 46
28 Abner Haynes 30 3 0 4 125 0 42 31.3 197
29 Bake Turner 27 8 0 4 40 0 21 10.0 80
54 Jim Waskiewicz 23 13 0 2 0 0 0 0.0 0
50 Carl McAdams 23 dt 8 1 1 16 0 16 16.0 16
30 Mark Smolinski 28 13 0 1 3 0 3 3.0 319
82 Bert Wilder 28 13 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
Team Total 25.7 14 48 326 0 33 6.8 57 1144 0 47 20.1 6905
Opp Total 14 36 311 1 8.6 64 1387 0 21.7

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Tot PAT Punting
No. Age Pos G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
11 Jim Turner 26 K 14 0 9 6 11 6 5 3 7 2 32 17 53.1% 39 36 92.3%
33 Curley Johnson 32 P 14 0 65 2734 60 0 42.1
Team Total 25.7 14 9 6 11 6 5 3 7 2 32 17 53.1% 39 36 92.3% 65 2734 60 0 42.1
Opp Total 14 26 14 53.8% 40 39 97.5% 79 3413 43.2

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
No. Age Pos G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
62 Al Atkinson 24 MLB 14 0 5 59 0 36 0 0 0 1 0 0
46 Bill Baird 28 PR/RS 14 0 3 27 0 17 0 0 3 0 -6 0
60 Larry Grantham 29 RLB 14 0 5 77 0 36 0
42 Randy Beverly 23 RCB 14 13 4 54 0 28 0
22 Jim Hudson 24 LS 13 0 4 38 0 18 0
12 Joe Namath* 24 QB 14 14 0 2 2 3 1
24 Johnny Sample 31 LCB 14 0 4 53 1 41 0
7 Sherman Lewis 25 5 0 0 1 2 0 0
86 Verlon Biggs* 24 RDE 14 0 0 0 2 0 0
47 Solomon Brannan 25 12 0 0 0 2 10 0
87 Pete Lammons* 24 TE 14 0 0 1 1 0 0
41 Matt Snell 26 FB 7 6 0 2 0 0 0
51 Ralph Baker 25 LLB 14 0 1 0 0 0 0
32 Emerson Boozer 24 HB 8 0 0 1 0 0 0
80 John Elliott 23 13 0 0 0 1 0 0
48 Cornell Gordon 26 2 0 1 14 0 14 0
67 Dave Herman 26 RG 14 14 0 0 1 0 0
31 Bill Mathis 29 14 0 0 1 0 0 0
13 Don Maynard* 32 FL 14 0 0 1 0 0 0
83 George Sauer*+ 24 SE 14 0 0 1 0 0 0
52 John Schmitt 25 C 14 0 0 0 1 0 0
30 Mark Smolinski 28 13 0 0 1 0 0 0
82 Bert Wilder 28 13 0 0 1 0 0 0
Team Total 25.7 14 27 322 1 41 0 0 15 13 7 1
Opp Total 14 28 24 18

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
11 Jim Turner 26 K 14 0 36 17 87
32 Emerson Boozer 24 HB 8 0 10 3 13 78
13 Don Maynard* 32 FL 14 0 10 10 1 62
31 Bill Mathis 29 14 0 4 3 7 2 46
83 George Sauer*+ 24 SE 14 0 6 6 1 38
30 Mark Smolinski 28 13 0 1 3 4 24
35 Billy Joe 27 11 0 2 2 12
87 Pete Lammons* 24 TE 14 0 2 2 12
12 Joe Namath* 24 QB 14 14 1 1 6
24 Johnny Sample 31 LCB 14 0 1 1 6
Team Total 25.7 14 17 27 1 1 46 4 36 17 371
Opp Total 14 14 20 1 5 39 14 329