1988 Denver Broncos season

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1988 Denver Broncos season
Head coach Dan Reeves
General manager John Beake
Owner Pat Bowlen
Home field Mile High Stadium
Results
Record 8–8
Division place 2nd AFC West
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1987 1989 >

The 1988 Denver Broncos season was the team's 29th year in professional football and its 19th with the National Football League (NFL). The team tried to win its third consecutive AFC title, but went 8–8 and missed the playoffs for the second time in six seasons.

Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

1988 Denver Broncos staff
Front office
  • President and Chief Executive Officer – Pat Bowlen
  • General Manager – John Beake
  • Director of Player Personnel – Reed Johnson
  • Director of Pro Personnel – Lide Huggins

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches

Special teams coaches

  • Special Teams – Mike Nolan
  • Special Teams – Charlie Waters

Strength and conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – Al Miller

[1]

Roster[edit]

1988 Denver Broncos final roster
Quarterbacks

Running backs

Wide receivers

Tight ends


Offensive linemen


Defensive linemen


Linebackers


Defensive backs


Special teams


Reserve lists



Practice squad



Rookies in italics
Active, Inactive, Practice squad

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 4, 1988 Seattle Seahawks L 21–14
75,986
2 September 11, 1988 San Diego Chargers W 34–3
75,359
3 September 18, 1988 at Kansas City Chiefs L 20–13
63,268
4 September 26, 1988 Los Angeles Raiders L 30–27
75,964
5 October 2, 1988 at San Diego Chargers W 12–0
55,763
6 October 9, 1988 at San Francisco 49ers W 16–13
61,711
7 October 16, 1988 Atlanta Falcons W 30–14
75,287
8 October 23, 1988 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 39–21
49,811
9 October 31, 1988 at Indianapolis Colts L 55–23
60,544
10 November 6, 1988 Kansas City Chiefs W 17–11
74,227
11 November 13, 1988 Cleveland Browns W 30–7
75,806
12 November 20, 1988 at New Orleans Saints L 42–0
68,075
13 November 27, 1988 Los Angeles Rams W 35–24
74,141
14 December 4, 1988 at Los Angeles Raiders L 21–20
65,561
15 December 11, 1988 at Seattle Seahawks L 42–14
62,838
16 December 17, 1988 New England Patriots W 21–10
70,910

Standings[edit]

AFC West
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA
Seattle Seahawks(3) 9 7 0 .563 6–2 8–4 339 329
Denver Broncos 8 8 0 .500 3–5 5–7 327 352
Los Angeles Raiders 7 9 0 .438 6–2 6–6 325 369
San Diego Chargers 6 10 0 .375 3–5 4–8 231 332
Kansas City Chiefs 4 11 1 .281 2–6 4–9–1 254 320

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010 Denver Broncos Media Guide. p. 351. Retrieved March 13, 2011. 

External links[edit]