1966 New York Jets Season
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1966 New York Jets Season

1966 New York Jets season
Head coachWeeb Ewbank
OwnerSonny Werblin
Home fieldShea Stadium
Local radioWABC
Results
Record6-6-2
Division place3rd AFL East
Playoff finishdid not qualify

The 1966 New York Jets season was the seventh season for the team in the American Football League (AFL). The season began with the team trying to improve on their 5-8-1 record from 1965 under head coach Weeb Ewbank. The Jets finished the season 6-6-2.

Regular season

Roster

Standings

AFL Eastern Division
W L T PCT DIV PF PA STK
Buffalo Bills 9 4 1 .692 6-2 358 255 W1
Boston Patriots 8 4 2 .667 5-1-1 315 283 L1
New York Jets 6 6 2 .500 4-3-1 322 312 W1
Houston Oilers 3 11 0 .214 1-7 335 396 L8
Miami Dolphins 3 11 0 .214 2-5 213 362 W1

Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.

Season schedule

Week Date Opponent Result Game site Attendance
1 Bye
2 1966-09-09 at Miami Dolphins W 19-14 Miami Orange Bowl
34,402
3 1966-09-18 Houston Oilers W 52-13 Shea Stadium
54,681
4 1966-09-25 at Denver Broncos W 16-7 Bears Stadium
29,878
5 1966-10-02 at Boston Patriots T 24-24 Fenway Park
27,255
6 1966-10-08 San Diego Chargers W 17-16 Shea Stadium
63,497
7 1966-10-16 at Houston Oilers L 24-0 Rice Stadium
30,823
8 1966-10-23 Oakland Raiders L 24-21 Shea Stadium
58,135
9 1966-10-30 Buffalo Bills L 33-23 Shea Stadium
61,552
10 Bye
11 1966-11-13 at Buffalo Bills L 14-3 War Memorial Stadium
45,738
12 1966-11-20 Miami Dolphins W 30-13 Shea Stadium
58,664
13 1966-11-27 Kansas City Chiefs L 32-24 Shea Stadium
60,318
14 1966-12-03 at Oakland Raiders T 28-28 Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
32,144
15 1966-12-11 at San Diego Chargers L 42-27 Balboa Stadium
25,712
16 1966-12-17 Boston Patriots W 38-28 Shea Stadium
58,921

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