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1988 Houston Oilers

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10-6-0, AFC Central Division  · 1988 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 3.0, Offense: 5.3, Defense: -2.3, SoS: -0.7, avg is 0.0.

Scored 424 points (26.5/g), 2nd of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 365 points (22.8/g), 22nd.
 Differential of 59 points (3.7/g), 8th.  Expected W-L: 9.4-6.6.

Coach: Jerry Glanville (10-6-0)
 Other Notable Asst.: Nick Saban (Secondary)

Stadium: Houston Astrodome
 Training Camp: Texas State (SW Texas State) (San Marcos, Texas)

Team Info

Founder/Owner/Chairman/President/CEO Bud Adams
General Manager Ladd Herzeg
Defensive Alignment 3-4

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 424 5205 1010 5.2 35 17 19 308 218 428 2956 21 18 6.5 148 558 2249 26 4.0 141
Team Defense 365 4858 985 4.9 42 20 40 304 281 512 3266 22 22 5.9 170 431 1592 20 3.7 94
Lg Rank Offense 2 14 19 23 14 25 22 10 10 7 3 4 2 14
Lg Rank Defense 22 8 3 3 15 16 13 18 6 14 3 4 22 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 4 boxscore W OT 1-0 @ Indianapolis Colts 17 14 18 347 174 173 3 16 281 170 111 3
2 Sun September 11 boxscore W 2-0 Los Angeles Raiders 38 35 29 406 250 156 3 17 158 84 74 2
3 Sun September 18 boxscore L 2-1 @ New York Jets 3 45 15 237 102 135 4 28 395 302 93 1
4 Sun September 25 boxscore W 3-1 New England Patriots 31 6 17 328 156 172 3 13 184 133 51 6
5 Sun October 2 boxscore L 3-2 @ Philadelphia Eagles 23 32 14 202 147 55 3 26 455 265 190 1
6 Sun October 9 boxscore W 4-2 Kansas City Chiefs 7 6 16 230 24 206 4 11 184 119 65 3
7 Sun October 16 boxscore W 5-2 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 34 14 18 309 185 124 23 344 251 93 4
8 Sun October 23 boxscore L 5-3 @ Cincinnati Bengals 21 44 18 205 101 104 4 25 353 131 222 4
9 Sun October 30 boxscore W 6-3 Washington Redskins 41 17 21 336 184 152 2 16 250 221 29 6
10 Mon November 7 boxscore W 7-3 Cleveland Browns 24 17 18 330 182 148 1 15 253 209 44 1
11 Sun November 13 boxscore L 7-4 @ Seattle Seahawks 24 27 22 419 182 237 1 22 365 188 177 1
12 Sun November 20 boxscore W 8-4 Phoenix Cardinals 38 20 23 385 261 124 17 314 254 60 2
13 Thu November 24 boxscore W 9-4 @ Dallas Cowboys 25 17 19 355 210 145 17 282 203 79 2
14 Sun December 4 boxscore L 9-5 Pittsburgh Steelers 34 37 23 403 269 134 4 23 426 332 94
15 Sun December 11 boxscore W 10-5 Cincinnati Bengals 41 6 19 396 249 147 2 10 226 94 132 2
16 Sun December 18 boxscore L 10-6 @ Cleveland Browns 23 28 18 317 280 37 1 25 388 310 78 4
Playoffs
WildCard Sat December 24 boxscore W 11-6 @ Cleveland Browns 24 23 19 334 205 129 3 19 260 192 68 2
Division Sun January 1 boxscore L 11-7 @ Buffalo Bills 10 17 20 351 226 125 3 18 372 237 135 1

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
1 Warren Moon* 32 QB 11 11 7-4-0 160 294 54.4 2327 17 5.8 8 2.7 57 7.9 7.8 14.5 211.5 88.4 12 120 7.21 7.15 3.9 2 2
14 Cody Carlson 25 qb 6 5 3-2-0 52 112 46.4 775 4 3.6 6 5.4 51 6.9 5.2 14.9 129.2 59.2 10 72 5.76 4.20 8.2 1 2
10 Brent Pease 24 13 0 6 22 27.3 64 0 0.0 4 18.2 21 2.9 -5.3 10.7 4.9 0.0 2 18 1.92 -5.58 8.3
Team Total 25.8 16 10-6-0 218 428 50.9 3166 21 4.9 18 4.2 57 7.4 6.5 14.5 197.9 74.2 24 210 6.54 5.68 5.3 3 4
Opp Total 16 281 512 54.9 3619 22 4.3 22 4.3 7.1 5.99 12.9 226.2 73.7 42 353 5.9 4.9 7.6

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
30 Mike Rozier* 27 RB 15 14 251 1002 10 28 4.0 66.8 16.7 11 99 9.0 1 18 0.7 6.6 1101 11 7
20 Allen Pinkett 24 rb 16 2 122 513 7 27 4.2 32.1 7.6 12 114 9.5 2 51 0.8 7.1 627 9 2
32 Alonzo Highsmith 23 FB 16 16 94 466 2 42 5.0 29.1 5.9 12 131 10.9 0 28 0.8 8.2 597 2 7
1 Warren Moon* 32 QB 11 11 33 88 5 14 2.7 8.0 3.0 88 5 8
44 Lorenzo White 22 11 0 31 115 0 16 3.7 10.5 2.8 115 0 0
14 Cody Carlson 25 qb 6 5 12 36 1 10 3.0 6.0 2.0 36 1 5
10 Brent Pease 24 13 0 8 -2 1 4 -0.3 -0.2 0.6 -2 1 0
81 Ernest Givins 24 WR 16 16 4 26 0 10 6.5 1.6 0.3 60 976 16.3 5 46 3.8 61.0 1002 5 1
33 Spencer Tillman 24 16 0 3 5 0 2 1.7 0.3 0.2 5 0 0
85 Drew Hill* 32 WR 16 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 72 1141 15.8 10 57 4.5 71.3 1141 10 0
80 Curtis Duncan 23 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 22 302 13.7 1 36 1.4 18.9 302 1 0
82 Willie Drewrey 25 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 11 172 15.6 1 55 0.8 12.3 172 1 0
83 Leonard Harris 28 KR 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 10 136 13.6 0 42 0.6 8.5 136 0 1
87 Jamie Williams 28 TE 16 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 6 46 7.7 0 10 0.4 2.9 46 0 0
84 Haywood Jeffires 24 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2 49 24.5 1 42 1.0 24.5 49 1 0
Team Total 25.8 16 558 2249 26 42 4.0 140.6 34.9 218 3166 14.5 21 57 13.6 197.9 5415 47 33
Opp Total 16 431 1592 20 3.7 99.5 26.9 281 3266 11.6 22 17.6 204.1 4858 42 33

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
22 Kenny Johnson 30 PR 13 0 30 170 0 16 5.7 6 157 0 56 26.2 327
83 Leonard Harris 28 KR 16 0 34 678 0 56 19.9 814
44 Lorenzo White 22 11 0 8 196 1 90 24.5 311
20 Allen Pinkett 24 rb 16 2 7 137 0 29 19.6 764
80 Curtis Duncan 23 16 0 4 47 0 26 11.8 1 34 0 34 34.0 383
82 Willie Drewrey 25 14 0 2 8 0 8 4.0 1 10 0 10 10.0 190
31 Jeff Donaldson 26 FS 16 16 1 5 0 5 5.0 5
23 Richard Johnson 25 db 16 3 1 2 0 2 2.0 2
33 Spencer Tillman 24 16 0 1 13 0 13 13.0 18
Team Total 25.8 16 36 225 0 26 6.3 60 1232 1 90 20.5 6872
Opp Total 16 35 206 0 5.9 69 1362 1 19.7

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
7 Tony Zendejas 28 K 16 0 1 1 5 3 8 7 16 9 4 2 34 22 64.7% 50 48 96.0%
9 Greg Montgomery 24 P 16 0 65 2523 61 0 38.8
Team Total 25.8 16 1 1 5 3 8 7 16 9 4 2 34 22 64.7% 50 48 96.0% 65 2523 61 0 38.8
Opp Total 16 18 14 77.8% 46 43 93.5% 80 2976 37.2

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
54 Al Smith 24 RILB 16 16 1 0 1 0 0 98 0
79 Ray Childress* 26 LDE 16 16 8.5 1 0 7 0 0 60 0
95 William Fuller 26 RDE 16 15 8.5 1 9 0 9 0 2 0 0 0 0 56 0
96 Sean Jones 26 16 0 7.5 37 0
28 Cris Dishman 23 db 15 2 1 0 1 0 0 21 0
1 Warren Moon* 32 QB 11 11 0 8 4 -12 0
30 Mike Rozier* 27 RB 15 14 0 7 3 0 0
32 Alonzo Highsmith 23 FB 16 16 0 7 2 0 0
91 Johnny Meads 27 ROLB 16 16 8.0
31 Jeff Donaldson 26 FS 16 16 4 29 0 23 0 0 0 2 0 0
99 Doug Smith 28 NT 12 10 3.0 1 20 0 20 0 0 0 2 3 0
93 Robert Lyles 27 LOLB 16 16 1.5 2 3 0 3 0 0 0 2 5 0
25 Keith Bostic 27 SS 16 16 2.0 1 7 0 7 0 0 0 2 22 0
14 Cody Carlson 25 qb 6 5 0 5 0 -12 0
38 Domingo Bryant 25 14 0 3 56 1 36 0
59 John Grimsley* 26 LILB 16 16 1.0 1 9 0 9 0 0 0 1 0 0
23 Richard Johnson 25 db 16 3 3 0 0 0 0
29 Patrick Allen 27 RCB 15 13 1 23 0 23 0 0 0 1 7 0
24 Steve Brown 28 LCB 14 14 2 48 1 44 0
22 Kenny Johnson 30 PR 13 0 1 51 0 51 0 0 1 0 0 0
52 Jay Pennison 27 C 16 16 0 1 1 0 0
20 Allen Pinkett 24 rb 16 2 0 2 0 0 0
53 Eugene Seale 24 16 0 1.0 1 46 0 46 0 1
70 Dean Steinkuhler 27 RT 16 16 0 0 2 0 0
71 Richard Byrd 26 nt 16 7 1 1 0 1 0
51 Eric Fairs 24 16 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
81 Ernest Givins 24 WR 16 16 0 1 0 0 0
83 Leonard Harris 28 KR 16 0 0 1 0 0 0
76 Doug Mikolas 27 1 0 1.0
63 Mike Munchak* 28 LG 16 16 0 0 1 0 0
Team Total 25.8 16 42.0 22 302 2 51 0 5 33 33 13 0 272 0 2
Opp Total 16 24 33 13 2

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
7 Tony Zendejas 28 K 16 0 48 22 114
30 Mike Rozier* 27 RB 15 14 10 1 11 66
85 Drew Hill* 32 WR 16 16 10 10 60
20 Allen Pinkett 24 rb 16 2 7 2 9 54
81 Ernest Givins 24 WR 16 16 5 5 30
1 Warren Moon* 32 QB 11 11 5 5 30
32 Alonzo Highsmith 23 FB 16 16 2 2 12
24 Steve Brown 28 LCB 14 14 1 1 6
38 Domingo Bryant 25 14 0 1 1 6
14 Cody Carlson 25 qb 6 5 1 1 6
28 Cris Dishman 23 db 15 2 1 1 6
82 Willie Drewrey 25 14 0 1 1 6
80 Curtis Duncan 23 16 0 1 1 6
84 Haywood Jeffires 24 2 0 1 1 6
10 Brent Pease 24 13 0 1 1 6
44 Lorenzo White 22 11 0 1 1 6
51 Eric Fairs 24 16 0 1 2
53 Eugene Seale 24 16 0 1 2
Team Total 25.8 16 26 21 1 2 1 51 48 22 2 424
Opp Total 16 20 22 1 2 1 43 14 2 365