1988 Cincinnati Bengals Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 12-4
Finishing 1st in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Postseason: 2-1 Lost Super Bowl
Coach: Sam Wyche (12-4)
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
1988 Cincinnati Bengals Roster
1988 Cincinnati Bengals Results

The Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League ended the 1988 season with a record of 12 wins and 4 losses, finishing first in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-1.

The Bengals piled up points with 448 points, while the defense gave up 329. Ickey Woods carried the ball for a team-best 1,066 yards for Cincinnati, and James Brooks also contributed to the rushing attack.

Boomer Esiason triggered the aerial attack, slinging for 3,572 yards. Eddie Brown grabbed 53 passes for 1,273 yards.

Eric Thomas picked off 7 opponent throws. Jim Skow sacked quarterbacks 9.5 times.

Sam Wyche coached the team. The 1988 Cincinnati Bengals lost in the Super Bowl.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Boomer Esiason38822357.535729.2287.2143.6863024597.4
Turk Schonert4250.0205.000.000.0170064.6
Totals39222557.435929.2287.1143.686 30245


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ickey Woods20310665.356 15
James Brooks1829315.151 8
Stanley Wilson1123983.619 2
Boomer Esiason432485.824 1
Stanford Jennings17472.81
Marc Logan2105.00
Turk Schonert2105.00
Mike Norseth155.00
Eddie Brown1-5-5.0-5 0
Totals56327104.856 27


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Eddie Brown53127324.086 9
Rodney Holman3952713.533 3
Tim McGee3668619.178 6
James Brooks292879.928 6
Ickey Woods211999.525 0
Cris Collinsworth1322717.536 1
Stanley Wilson911012.228 1
Jim Riggs9829.116 0
Ira Hillary57615.231 1
Stanford Jennings57515.031 0
Mike Martin22211.015 1
Marc Logan22010.017 0
Eric Kattus284.011 0
Totals225359216.086 28


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jim Breech595694.9161168.889
Lee Johnson2150.03


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Scott Fulhage44167238.053
Lee Johnson1459442.452
Jim Breech36421.330
Boomer Esiason12121.021

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ira Hillary171669.820 0
Eddie Brown10484.813 0
Mike Martin5306.010 0
Totals322447.620 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Stanford Jennings3268421.498 1
Ira Hillary1219516.224 0
Barney Bussey78311.922 0
Marc Logan48020.024 0
Rickey Dixon11818.018 0
James Brooks1-6-6.0-6 0
Totals57105418.598 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Eric Thomas7618.737 0
David Fulcher5387.616 1
Lewis Billups44711.829 0
Ray Horton3134.311 0
Rickey Dixon11313.013 0
Solomon Wilcots166.00
Carl Zander133.00
Totals221818.237 1


Player No. Yds Avg.
Jim Skow9.50.0
Jason Buck6.00.0
David Grant5.00.0
Barney Bussey4.00.0
Leo Barker3.00.0
Leon White3.00.0
Tim Krumrie3.00.0
Reggie Williams2.50.0
Skip McClendon2.00.0
David Fulcher1.50.0
Ray Horton1.00.0
Eddie Edwards0.50.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Ickey Woods15000090
Jim Breech1156089
James Brooks86000084
Eddie Brown09000054
Tim McGee600036
Stanley Wilson2100018
Rodney Holman300018
Stanford Jennings10100012
Leo Barker10006
Cris Collinsworth10006
David Fulcher10006
Mike Martin100006
Boomer Esiason10006
Lewis Billups010006
Ira Hillary1000006
Lee Johnson1003


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