1967 New York Jets Statistics

American Football League (AFL)
Team Record: 8-5-1
Finishing 2nd in the AFL's East Division
Coach: Weeb Ewbank (8-5-1)
Location: New York, New York
1967 New York Jets Roster
1967 New York Jets Results

The New York Jets of the American Football League ended the 1967 season with a record of 8 wins and 5 losses and 1 ties, finishing second in the AFL's East Division.

The Jets scored 371 points, and the defensive squad gave up 329. Joe Namath directed the offense, throwing for 4,007 yards. George Sauer topped the receiving corps, hauling in 75 balls, while Don Maynard added 1,434 receiving yards.

Emerson Boozer rushed for a team-leading 442 yards for New York.

Al Atkinson and Larry Grantham each picked off 5 opponent throws.

Weeb Ewbank coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Joe Namath49125852.540078.2265.3285.77573.8
Mike Taliaferro201155.0964.815.015.02063.8
Jim Turner4250.0256.200.000.01369.8


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Emerson Boozer1194423.748 10
Bill Mathis782433.118 4
Matt Snell612073.413 0
Billy Joe371544.226 2
Mark Smolinski641392.210 1
Abner Haynes16724.514 0
Mike Taliaferro22010.012 0
Don Maynard4184.50
Joe Namath6142.313 0
Bob Schweickert111.00
George Sauer1-3-3.0-3 0
Totals38913073.448 17


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
George Sauer75118915.961 6
Don Maynard71143420.275 10
Pete Lammons4551511.461 2
Bill Mathis2542917.238 3
Mark Smolinski211778.422 3
Emerson Boozer1220517.149 3
Matt Snell11544.921 0
Billy Joe88510.617 0
Bake Turner34013.322 0
Totals271412815.275 27


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jim Turner393692.3321753.187


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Curley Johnson65273442.160

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bill Baird252198.833 0
Earl Christy16835.216 0
Sherman Lewis7243.411 0
Totals483266.833 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Earl Christy2352122.733 0
Emerson Boozer1121319.428 0
Solomon Brannan920422.747 0
Abner Haynes412531.242 0
Bake Turner44010.021 0
Sherman Lewis12222.022 0
Carl McAdams11616.016 0
Mark Smolinski133.00
Bert Wilder100.00
Jim Waskiewicz200.00
Totals57114420.147 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Larry Grantham57715.436 0
Al Atkinson55911.836 0
Randy Beverly45413.528 0
Johnny Sample45313.241 1
Jim Hudson4389.518 0
Bill Baird3279.017 0
Cornell Gordon11414.014 0
Ralph Baker100.00
Totals2732211.941 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 Turner1736087
Emerson Boozer103000078
Don Maynard010000162
Bill Mathis43000246
George Sauer06000138
Mark Smolinski13000024
Billy Joe2000012
Pete Lammons200012
Joe Namath010006
Johnny Sample10006