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New York Jets

1968 New York Jets Statistics

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 11-3
Finished 1st in the AFL's East Division

Postseason: 2-0

Coach: Weeb Ewbank (11-3)

1968 New York Jets Roster
1968 New York Jets Game-by-Game Results

The New York Jets of the American Football League ended the 1968 season with a record of 11 wins and 3 losses, finishing first in the AFL's East Division, and compiled a postseason mark of 2-0. Weeb Ewbank coached the team.


Passing:

PlayerAttCompComp %YdsYds/AttTDsTD %IntsInt %LongSackedYds LostRating
Joe Namath38018749.231478.3153.9174.587 72.1
Babe Parilli552952.74017.359.123.640 91.6
Matt Snell11100.02626.000.000.026 118.8
Totals43621749.835748.2204.6194.487 00
Opponents40318746.421685.4174.2286.9

Rushing:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Matt Snell1797474.260 6
Emerson Boozer1434413.133 5
Bill Mathis742082.816 5
Billy Joe421864.432 3
George Sauer22110.515 0
Mark Smolinski12151.30
Joe Namath5112.22
Babe Parilli7-2-0.310 1
Curley Johnson2-6-3.00
Bill Rademacher1-13-13.0-13 0
Totals46716083.460 22
Opponents36811953.29

Receiving:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
George Sauer66114117.343 3
Don Maynard57129722.887 10
Pete Lammons3240012.527 3
Matt Snell161056.639 1
Emerson Boozer121018.423 0
Bake Turner1024124.171 2
Bill Mathis914916.631 1
Mark Smolinski6406.719 0
Curley Johnson57815.618 0
Bill Rademacher2115.50
Billy Joe2115.511 0
Totals217357416.587 20
Opponents18721685.417

Kicking:

PlayerXPAXPMXP %FGAFGMFG %Pts.
Jim Turner4343100.0463473.9145
Totals4343100.0463473.9145
Opponents343397.117952.960

Punting:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.Long
Curley Johnson68297743.865
Totals68297743.865
Opponents98376338.4

Punt Returns:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Bill Baird181116.220 0
Earl Christy131168.939 0
Jim Richards45714.337 0
Gerry Philbin122.00
Totals362867.939 0
Opponents390.0 3

Kick Returns:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Earl Christy2559924.087 0
Bake Turner1431922.836 0
Matt Snell3289.315 0
Mike D'Amato13232.032 0
Mark Smolinski11717.017 0
Bill Rademacher100.00
John Neidert100.00
Totals4699521.687 0
Opponents82166420.3 0

Interceptions:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Johnny Sample78812.639 1
Jim Hudson59619.245 0
Randy Beverly412731.868 1
Bill Baird47418.536 0
Ralph Baker33110.320 0
Al Atkinson22412.022 0
Cornell Gordon200.00
Earl Christy11616.016 0
Totals2845616.368 2
Opponents190.0 

Defense and Fumbles:

TacklesFumblesKicks
PlayerTackleSoloAssistTFLTFL YdsBrupQBHFumF RecF Rec YdsFR TDFFK Blk
Ralph Baker001000
Emerson Boozer5400
Earl Christy020000
Paul Crane10-380
Mike D'Amato01000
Cornell Gordon001000
Winston Hill01000
Billy Joe1000
Curley Johnson11000
Bill Mathis1000
Carl McAdams02600
Joe Namath1000
Babe Parilli3100
Gerry Philbin02000
Bill Rademacher02000
Jim Richards10000
Paul Rochester02000
Johnny Sample00150
George Sauer1000
John Schmitt01000
Mark Smolinski0100
Matt Snell2100
Bob Talamini02000
Bake Turner0100
Totals00000001925-27000
Opponents2915

Total Scoring:

TouchdownsOtherTotal
PlayerRushRecPuntKickIntFumOtherFGXP2 PtSafPoints
Paul Crane012
George Sauer03018
Johnny Sample106
Mark Smolinski00016
Bake Turner20012
Jim Turner03443145
Babe Parilli106
Matt Snell610042
Joe Namath2012
Billy Joe30018
Emerson Boozer50030
Pete Lammons3018
Bill Mathis510138
Don Maynard10060
Randy Beverly106
Totals222000201344311419
Opponents91730933280