1966 New York Jets Statistics

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 6-6-2
Finishing 3rd in the AFL's East Division
Coach: Weeb Ewbank (6-6-2)
Location: New York, New York
1966 New York Jets Roster
1966 New York Jets Results

The New York Jets of the American Football League ended the 1966 season with a record of 6 wins and 6 losses and 2 ties, finishing third in the AFL's East Division. Weeb Ewbank coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Joe Namath47123249.333797.2194.0275.77762.6
Mike Taliaferro411946.31774.324.924.92154.6
Jim Hudson100.
Matt Snell100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Matt Snell1786443.625 4
Emerson Boozer974554.754 5
Bill Mathis722082.923 2
Mark Smolinski21693.321 2
Joe Namath6427.039 2
Curley Johnson22412.020 0
Totals37614423.854 15


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
George Sauer63107917.177 5
Don Maynard4884017.555 5
Matt Snell483467.225 4
Pete Lammons4156513.860 4
Bill Mathis2237917.270 1
Mark Smolinski11746.724 1
Emerson Boozer813316.626 0
Bake Turner711516.442 0
Curley Johnson11818.018 1
Sammy Weir144.00
Bill Rademacher133.00
Totals251355614.277 21


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jim Turner353497.1351851.488


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Curley Johnson62263342.563

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Sherman Lewis77610.940 0
Bake Turner10606.016 0
Sammy Weir8486.024 0
Bill Baird5357.018 0
Earl Christy5234.615 0
Jim Hudson11818.018 0
Totals362607.240 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Emerson Boozer2665925.396 1
Earl Christy1020320.330 0
Sherman Lewis512124.246 0
Sammy Weir612120.225 0
Jim Gray57715.422 0
Mark Smolinski6599.815 0
Bake Turner25025.026 0
Bert Wilder166.00
Curley Johnson144.00
Totals62130021.096 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Johnny Sample6325.321 0
Bill Baird57615.239 1
Al Atkinson44812.026 0
Jim Hudson33913.018 0
Ray Abruzzese294.50
Larry Grantham11414.014 0
Totals2121810.439 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Jim Turner1834088
Matt Snell4400048
Emerson Boozer50100036
George Sauer5000132
Don Maynard500030
Pete Lammons400024
Mark Smolinski21000018
Bill Mathis2100018
Joe Namath200012
Bill Baird010006
Curley Johnson0100006
Mike Taliaferro00012
Verlon Biggs00012