1990 New York Jets season

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1990 New York Jets season
Head coach Bruce Coslet
General manager Dick Steinberg
Owner Leon Hess
Home field Giants Stadium
Results
Record 6–10
Division place 4th AFC East
Playoff finish did not qualify

The 1990 New York Jets season was the 31st season for the team and the 21st in the National Football League. It began with the team, under new head coach Bruce Coslet, trying to improve from winning only four games in 1989 under Joe Walton. The Jets finished the season at 6–10.

Offseason[edit]

The Jets modified their uniforms for the 1990 season, adding a thin black outline to the numerals, striping and helmet decals and changing the facemask color from white to black. The team also added a set of green pants, to be worn with its white jerseys. The green pants had a single white stripe with thin black borders from hip to knee on each side.

NFL Draft[edit]

Main article: 1990 NFL Draft
Round Pick Player Position School/Club Team
1 2 Blair Thomas Defensive End Penn State
2 28 Reggie Rembert Wide Receiver West Virginia
3 56 Tony Stargell Defensive Back Tennessee State
4 84 Troy Taylor Quarterback California
5 112 Tony Savage Defensive Tackle Washington State
5 134 Robert McWright Defensive Back TCU
6 140 Terance Mathis Wide Receiver New Mexico
7 167 Dwayne White Guard Alcorn State
7 168 Basil Proctor Linebacker West Virginia
8 196 Roger Duffy Guard Penn State
9 223 Dale Dawkins Wide Receiver Miami (FL)
10 251 Brad Quast Linebacker Iowa
11 278 Derrick Kelson Defensive Back Purdue
12 306 Darrell Davis Defensive End TCU

Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

1990 New York Jets staff
Front office
  • Chairman of the Board – Leon Hess
  • President – Steve Gutman
  • Vice President/General Manager – Dick Steinberg
  • Director of Player Personnel – Ron Wolf
  • Director of Pro Personnel – Jim Royer

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches

Special teams coaches

Strength and conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – Greg Mackrides

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Game site Attendance
1 September 9, 1990 at Cincinnati Bengals L 25–20 Riverfront Stadium
56,467
2 September 16, 1990 Cleveland Browns W 24–21 The Meadowlands
67,354
3 September 24, 1990 Buffalo Bills L 30–7 The Meadowlands
69,927
4 September 30, 1990 at New England Patriots W 37–13 Foxboro Stadium
36,724
5 October 7, 1990 at Miami Dolphins L 20–16 Joe Robbie Stadium
69,678
6 October 14, 1990 San Diego Chargers L 39–3 The Meadowlands
63,311
7 October 21, 1990 at Buffalo Bills L 30–27 Rich Stadium
79,002
8 October 28, 1990 at Houston Oilers W 17–12 Houston Astrodome
56,337
9 November 4, 1990 Dallas Cowboys W 24–9 The Meadowlands
68,086
10 November 11, 1990 Miami Dolphins L 17–3 The Meadowlands
68,362
11 November 18, 1990 at Indianapolis Colts L 17–14 Hoosier Dome
47,283
12 November 25, 1990 Pittsburgh Steelers L 24–7 The Meadowlands
57,806
13 December 2, 1990 at San Diego Chargers L 38–17 Jack Murphy Stadium
40,877
14 Bye
15 December 16, 1990 Indianapolis Colts L 29–21 The Meadowlands
41,423
16 December 23, 1990 New England Patriots W 42–7 The Meadowlands
30,250
17 December 30, 1990 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers W 16–14 Tampa Stadium
46,543

Game summaries[edit]

Week 2[edit]

Cleveland Browns (1–0) at New York Jets (0–1)
1 2 3 4 Total
Browns 7 0 7 7 21
• Jets 14 10 0 0 24

[1]

Standings[edit]

AFC East
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA STK
(1) Buffalo Bills 13 3 0 .813 7–1 10–2 428 263 L1
(4) Miami Dolphins 12 4 0 .750 7–1 10–2 336 242 W1
Indianapolis Colts 7 9 0 .438 3–5 5–7 281 353 L1
New York Jets 6 10 0 .375 2–6 4–10 295 345 W2
New England Patriots 1 15 0 .063 1–7 1–11 181 446 L14

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