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1974 Houston Oilers

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7-7-0, Finished 2nd in AFC Central Division  · 1974 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -1.9, Offense: -1.3, Defense: -0.6, SoS: 1.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 236 points (16.9/g), 17th of 26 in the NFL. Allowed 282 points (20.1/g), 18th.
 Differential of -46 points (-3.3/g), 18th.  Expected W-L: 5.5-8.5.

Coach: Sid Gillman (7-7-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Bum Phillips

Stadium: Houston Astrodome
 Training Camp: Sam Houston State (Huntsville, Texas)

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 15 boxscore W 1-0 San Diego Chargers 21 14 19 349 193 156 1 23 411 195 216 5
2 Sun September 22 boxscore L 1-1 @ Cleveland Browns 7 20 13 168 133 35 6 22 342 126 216
3 Sun September 29 boxscore L 1-2 Kansas City Chiefs 7 17 17 206 151 55 4 13 172 152 20 1
4 Sun October 6 boxscore L 1-3 Pittsburgh Steelers 7 13 10 240 121 119 3 18 386 202 184 3
5 Sun October 13 boxscore L 1-4 @ Minnesota Vikings 10 51 11 185 129 56 4 25 502 357 145
6 Sun October 20 boxscore L 1-5 St. Louis Cardinals 27 31 21 433 348 85 3 23 345 134 211 2
7 Sun October 27 boxscore W 2-5 @ Cincinnati Bengals 34 21 12 254 142 112 26 415 330 85 6
8 Sun November 3 boxscore W 3-5 @ New York Jets 27 22 20 325 214 111 1 18 312 235 77 2
9 Sun November 10 boxscore W 4-5 @ Buffalo Bills 21 9 10 174 59 115 4 16 224 91 133 6
10 Sun November 17 boxscore W 5-5 Cincinnati Bengals 20 3 14 214 90 124 1 16 238 149 89 2
11 Sun November 24 boxscore L 5-6 Dallas Cowboys 0 10 6 81 55 26 1 15 252 38 214 1
12 Sun December 1 boxscore W 6-6 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 13 10 11 158 61 97 6 84 9 75 3
13 Sun December 8 boxscore L 6-7 @ Denver Broncos 14 37 16 268 180 88 2 27 411 168 243 1
14 Sun December 15 boxscore W 7-7 Cleveland Browns 28 24 20 283 101 182 3 20 331 189 142 4