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New York Jets

1987 New York Jets Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 6-9
Finished 5th in the NFL's American Football Conference East Division

Coach: Joe Walton (6-9)

1987 New York Jets Roster
1987 New York Jets Game-by-Game Results

The New York Jets of the National Football League ended the 1987 season with a record of 6 wins and 9 losses, finishing fifth in the NFL's American Football Conference East Division. Joe Walton coached the team.


Passing:

PlayerAttCompComp %YdsYds/AttTDsTD %IntsInt %LongSackedYds LostRating
Ken O'Brien39323459.526966.9133.382.059 5036482.8
David Norrie683551.53765.511.545.941 157248.4
Pat Ryan533260.43145.947.523.835 1786.5
Dave Jennings11100.01616.000.000.016 00118.8
Walter Briggs200.000.000.0150.0000.0
Totals51730258.434026.6183.5152.959 66443
Opponents48826053.332066.6275.5183.7

Rushing:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Freeman McNeil1215304.430 0
Johnny Hector1114353.920 11
Roger Vick772573.314 1
Eddie Hunter481693.523 0
Dennis Bligen311284.115 1
Ken O'Brien30612.011 0
Nuu Faaola14433.118 2
John Chirico12221.81
Derrick Foster199.00
Dave Jennings252.50
Pat Ryan451.31
David Norrie551.00
Walter Briggs144.00
Jo-Jo Townsell1-2-2.0-2 0
Totals45816713.630 17
Opponents47618353.915

Receiving:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Al Toon6897614.458 5
Mickey Shuler4343410.132 3
Johnny Hector322497.827 0
Freeman McNeil2426210.957 1
Kurt Sohn2326111.331 2
Michael Harper1822512.535 1
Scott Holman1515510.330 0
Rocky Klever1415210.930 0
Roger Vick131088.323 0
Dennis Bligen11817.419 0
Wesley Walker919021.159 1
Stan Hunter6508.312 1
Eddie Hunter5244.82
Eric Riley44210.516 0
Jo-Jo Townsell4379.311 0
John Chirico4184.50
Tony Sweet34515.022 0
Billy Griggs2178.513 1
Jamie Kurisko14141.041 1
Nuu Faaola11616.016 0
Derrick Gaffney11010.010 0
Derrick Foster199.00
Totals302340211.359 18
Opponents26032066.627

Kicking:

PlayerXPAXPMXP %FGAFGMFG %Pts.
Pat Leahy3131100.0221881.885
Pat Ragusa77100.04250.013
Totals3838100.0262076.998
Opponents434297.7292069.0102

Punting:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.Long
Dave Jennings64244438.258
Tom O'Connor1860233.447
Totals82304637.158
Opponents80307238.4

Punt Returns:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Jo-Jo Townsell3238111.991 1
Michael Harper49323.378 1
Reggie Smith294.50
Derrick Foster284.00
Kurt Sohn166.00
Trent Collins100.00
Totals4249711.891 2
Opponents330.0 0

Kick Returns:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Bobby Humphery1835719.847 0
Jo-Jo Townsell1127224.760 0
Tracy Martin818022.547 0
Eddie Hunter812315.427 0
Rocky Klever58517.029 0
Michael Harper47518.822 0
Reggie Smith46015.020 0
Kurt Sohn34715.718 0
Marion Barber252.50
Billy Griggs11313.013 0
Nuu Faaola144.00
Totals65122118.860 0
Opponents54101318.8 0

Interceptions:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Carl Howard3299.729 0
Harry Hamilton3258.325 0
Rich Miano3248.021 0
George Radachowsky24522.545 0
Larry Robinson13838.038 0
Jo Jo Heath13535.035 0
Jerry Holmes12020.020 0
Jim Haslett199.00
Bob Crable188.00
Marc Hogan155.00
Ken Rose111.00
Totals1823913.345 0
Opponents150.0 

Sacks:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.
Alex Gordon5.00.0
Mark Gastineau4.50.0
Marty Lyons3.50.0
Gerald Nichols2.50.0
Bob Crable2.50.0
Carl Howard2.00.0
Ken Rose1.50.0
Barry Bennett1.50.0
Scott Mersereau1.50.0
Mike Zordich1.00.0
Jerry Holmes1.00.0
Joe Klecko1.00.0
Jay Brophy1.00.0
Kerry Glenn0.50.0
Totals29.00.00.0
Opponents66.0443.06.7

Defense and Fumbles:

TacklesFumblesKicks
PlayerTackleSoloAssistTFLTFL YdsBrupQBHFumF RecF Rec YdsFR TDFFK Blk
Dan Alexander02000
Ted Banker01000
Dennis Bligen1100
Russell Carter01000
John Chirico1200
Kyle Clifton510
Trent Collins11000
Nuu Faaola0130
Joe Fields01000
Harry Hamilton001000
Jim Haslett001000
Johnny Hector2100
Scott Holman10000
Bobby Humphery124610
Eddie Hunter30-120
Joe Klecko01000
Freeman McNeil1000
Scott Mersereau01000
Rich Miano7300
David Norrie42-200
Ken O'Brien81-1000
Tom O'Connor11000
Eric Riley01000
Ken Rose3100
Mickey Shuler2000
Reggie Smith10000
Jo-Jo Townsell3200
Roger Vick3000
Mike Zordich80
Totals016300000332425100
Opponents2311

Total Scoring:

TouchdownsOtherTotal
PlayerRushRecPuntKickIntFumOtherFGXP2 PtSafPoints
Marty Lyons012
Pat Ryan106
Pat Ragusa02713
Rich Miano016
Freeman McNeil0106
Mickey Shuler3018
Kurt Sohn200012
Wesley Walker106
Roger Vick1006
Jo-Jo Townsell001006
Al Toon5030
Pat Leahy0183185
Michael Harper110012
Billy Griggs1006
Nuu Faaola200012
John Chirico1006
Johnny Hector110066
Bobby Humphery0106
Jamie Kurisko106
Stan Hunter106
Eddie Hunter020012
Dennis Bligen1006
Totals171820011203801334
Opponents1527002042360