1989 Houston Oilers Schedule & Results

1989 Houston Oilers schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Preseason

Saturday, August 12, 1989 FINAL
Houston (0-1) 23
Tampa Bay (1-0) 41
Saturday, August 19, 1989 FINAL
Miami (0-2) 10
Houston (1-1) 26
Saturday, August 26, 1989 FINAL
Houston (2-1) 23
LA Raiders (0-3) 21
Saturday, September 2, 1989 FINAL
Houston (2-2) 28
Dallas (3-1) 30

Regular Season

Sun 9/10 1234FINAL
Houston (0-1) 70007
Minnesota (1-0) 14107738
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 20-8-69, 1 INT, 0 TD
W. Wilson (MIN), 25-16-218, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
A. Pinkett (HOU), 5-37
D. Dozier (MIN), 7-41
Rec
E. Givins (HOU), 4-33
A. Carter (MIN), 7-123, 1 TD
Sun 9/17 1234FINAL
Houston (1-1) 31714034
San Diego (0-2) 7701327
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 35-21-235, 0 INT, 2 TD
J. McMahon (SD), 45-27-389, 3 INT, 2 TD
Rush
A. Highsmith (HOU), 8-50, 1 TD
R. Bernstine (SD), 2-24
Rec
A. Pinkett (HOU), 7-55
R. Bernstine (SD), 8-78
Sun 9/24 12345F/OT
Buffalo (2-1) 1010714647
Houston (1-2) 731417041
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 29-17-363, 1 INT, 5 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 42-28-338, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
T. Thomas (BUF), 12-58
A. Highsmith (HOU), 14-55, 1 TD
Rec
A. Reed (BUF), 5-135, 2 TD
C. Duncan (HOU), 6-69
Sun 10/1 1234FINAL
Miami (1-3) 00077
Houston (2-2) 21761439
Pass
D. Marino (MIA), 29-11-103, 2 INT, 0 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 23-19-254, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
S. Smith (MIA), 6-18
L. White (HOU), 17-97
Rec
J. Jensen (MIA), 4-40
D. Hill (HOU), 5-56
Sun 10/8 1234FINAL
Houston (2-3) 0301013
New England (2-3) 10010323
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 29-14-227, 2 INT, 1 TD
D. Flutie (NE), 18-9-145, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
W. Moon (HOU), 4-28
J. Stephens (NE), 21-59, 1 TD
Rec
E. Givins (HOU), 5-128
I. Fryar (NE), 3-42
Sun 10/15 1234FINAL
Houston (3-3) 01091433
Chicago (4-2) 0147728
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 26-16-317, 2 INT, 2 TD
M. Tomczak (CHI), 29-20-247, 4 INT, 3 TD
Rush
A. Pinkett (HOU), 6-70
N. Anderson (CHI), 23-69, 1 TD
Rec
D. Hill (HOU), 5-128, 1 TD
N. Anderson (CHI), 6-51, 1 TD
Sun 10/22 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (3-4) 00000
Houston (4-3) 7173027
Pass
T. Blackledge (PIT), 27-11-105, 2 INT, 0 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 29-17-229, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
T. Blackledge (PIT), 3-13
M. Rozier (HOU), 17-50
Rec
L. Lipps (PIT), 2-23
E. Givins (HOU), 3-29
Sun 10/29 1234FINAL
Houston (4-4) 737017
Cleveland (5-3) 0021728
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 25-15-241, 0 INT, 1 TD
B. Kosar (CLE), 19-14-262, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
A. Highsmith (HOU), 12-58
E. Metcalf (CLE), 17-48
Rec
D. Hill (HOU), 3-67
E. Metcalf (CLE), 6-46
Sun 11/5 1234FINAL
Detroit (1-8) 7107731
Houston (5-4) 7714735
Pass
R. Peete (DET), 29-18-273, 1 INT, 1 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 38-30-345, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
B. Sanders (DET), 19-91, 2 TD
A. Pinkett (HOU), 8-40
Rec
R. Johnson (DET), 6-77
D. Hill (HOU), 9-101, 1 TD
Mon 11/13 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (5-5) 01401024
Houston (6-4) 0761326
Pass
B. Esiason (CIN), 19-11-209, 0 INT, 1 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 33-17-198, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Brooks (CIN), 19-141, 1 TD
A. Highsmith (HOU), 15-63
Rec
E. Brown (CIN), 4-45
E. Givins (HOU), 5-44
Sun 11/19 1234FINAL
LA Raiders (5-6) 07007
Houston (7-4) 7103323
Pass
S. Beuerlein (LAR), 25-10-149, 3 INT, 1 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 30-20-249, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
B. Jackson (LAR), 11-54
M. Rozier (HOU), 15-59
Rec
M. Fernandez (LAR), 5-102
C. Duncan (HOU), 5-60, 1 TD
Sun 11/26 1234FINAL
Houston (7-5) 00000
Kansas City (5-6-1) 10107734
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 20-8-99, 1 INT, 0 TD
S. DeBerg (KC), 25-15-224, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
W. Moon (HOU), 4-35
C. Okoye (KC), 21-67, 1 TD
Rec
L. Harris (HOU), 4-49
S. Paige (KC), 7-114
Sun 12/3 1234FINAL
Houston (8-5) 0142723
Pittsburgh (6-7) 373316
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 20-12-171, 0 INT, 2 TD
B. Brister (PIT), 21-9-73, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
L. White (HOU), 23-115, 1 TD
T. Worley (PIT), 18-103
Rec
D. Hill (HOU), 4-56, 1 TD
M. Hoge (PIT), 3-22
Sun 12/10 1234FINAL
Tampa Bay (5-9) 307717
Houston (9-5) 3170020
Pass
V. Testaverde (TB), 48-31-328, 1 INT, 2 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 23-14-149, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
V. Testaverde (TB), 3-28
M. Rozier (HOU), 13-82
Rec
M. Carrier (TB), 10-135
E. Givins (HOU), 5-56
Sun 12/17 1234FINAL
Houston (9-6) 00077
Cincinnati (8-7) 211021961
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 20-9-96, 2 INT, 0 TD
B. Esiason (CIN), 27-20-326, 0 INT, 4 TD
Rush
T. Johnson (HOU), 3-17
E. Ball (CIN), 13-86, 1 TD
Rec
D. Hill (HOU), 6-77
E. Brown (CIN), 6-107, 2 TD
Sat 12/23 1234FINAL
Cleveland (9-6-1) 1070724
Houston (9-7) 0371020
Pass
B. Kosar (CLE), 36-18-228, 0 INT, 2 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 51-32-414, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
K. Mack (CLE), 12-62, 1 TD
A. Pinkett (HOU), 8-63
Rec
R. Langhorne (CLE), 5-38
D. Hill (HOU), 10-141, 2 TD

Postseason

1989 AFC Wild Card Game
Sun 12/31 12345F/OT
Pittsburgh (9-7) 73310326
Houston (9-7) 06314023
Pass
B. Brister (PIT), 33-15-127, 0 INT, 0 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 48-29-315, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
M. Hoge (PIT), 17-99, 1 TD
A. Pinkett (HOU), 8-26
Rec
T. Worley (PIT), 4-23
E. Givins (HOU), 11-136, 2 TD

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