1995 New Orleans Saints season

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1995 New Orleans Saints season
Head coach Jim Mora
Home field Louisiana Superdome
Results
Record 7–9
Division place 5th NFC West
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1994 1996 >

The 1995 New Orleans Saints season was the Saints 29th season in the NFL.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Main article: 1995 NFL Draft
1995 New Orleans Saints draft
Round Pick Player Position College Notes
1 13 Mark Fields *  Linebacker Washington State
2 44 Ray Zellars  Running back Notre Dame
3 75 Mike Verstegen  Guard Wisconsin
4 108 Dameian Jeffries  Defensive end Alabama
5 148 William Strong  Defensive back North Carolina State
6 184 Lee DeRamus  Wide receiver Wisconsin
7 242 Travis Davis  Defensive back Notre Dame
      Made roster    *   Made at least one Pro Bowl during career

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Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

1995 New Orleans Saints staff
Front office

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches

Special teams coaches

Strength and conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – Russell Paternostro

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Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 3, 1995 San Francisco 49ers L 24–22
66,627
2 September 10, 1995 at St. Louis Rams L 17–13
59,335
3 September 17, 1995 Atlanta Falcons L 27–24
57,442
4 September 24, 1995 at New York Giants L 45–29
72,619
5 October 1, 1995 Philadelphia Eagles L 15–10
43,938
6 Bye
7 October 15, 1995 Miami Dolphins W 33–30
55,628
8 October 22, 1995 at Carolina Panthers L 20–3
55,484
9 October 29, 1995 at San Francisco 49ers W 11–7
65,272
10 November 5, 1995 St. Louis Rams W 19–10
43,120
11 November 12, 1995 Indianapolis Colts W 17–14
44,122
12 November 19, 1995 at Minnesota Vikings L 43–24
58,108
13 November 26, 1995 Carolina Panthers W 34–26
39,580
14 December 3, 1995 at New England Patriots W 31–17
59,876
15 December 10, 1995 at Atlanta Falcons L 19–14
54,603
16 December 16, 1995 Green Bay Packers L 34–23
50,132
17 December 24, 1995 at New York Jets W 12–0
28,885

Standings[edit]

NFC West
W L T PCT PF PA
(2) San Francisco 49ers 11 5 0 .688 457 258
(6) Atlanta Falcons 9 7 0 .563 362 349
St. Louis Rams 7 9 0 .438 309 418
Carolina Panthers 7 9 0 .438 289 325
New Orleans Saints 7 9 0 .438 319 348

Awards and records[edit]

  • Jim Everett, Franchise Record, Most Passing Yards in One Season, 3,970 yards [3]
  • Jim Everett, Franchise Record, Most Touchdown Passes in One Season, 26 Touchdown Passes [3]

Milestones[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1995 New Orleans Saints Draftees". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved January 3, 2014. 
  2. ^ "All-Time Roster". NewOrleansSaints.com. Retrieved February 28, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book. Workman Publishing Company. p. 126. ISBN 0-7611-2480-2. 

External links[edit]