1972 New York Jets Schedule & Results

1972 New York Jets schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Regular Season

Sun 9/17 1234FINAL
NY Jets (1-0) 141431041
Buffalo (0-1) 0771024
Pass
J. Namath (NYJ), 14-5-113, 1 INT, 1 TD
D. Shaw (BUF), 24-14-190, 4 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Riggins (NYJ), 26-125, 1 TD
O. Simpson (BUF), 14-41
Rec
E. Bell (NYJ), 2-43
J. Hill (BUF), 6-95, 2 TD
Sun 9/24 1234FINAL
NY Jets (2-0) 62131444
Baltimore (0-2) 71301434
Pass
J. Namath (NYJ), 28-15-496, 1 INT, 6 TD
J. Unitas (BAL), 45-26-376, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Riggins (NYJ), 21-87
T. Matte (BAL), 9-42
Rec
E. Bell (NYJ), 7-197, 1 TD
T. Matte (BAL), 9-69, 1 TD
Sun 10/1 1234FINAL
NY Jets (2-1) 1030720
Houston (1-2) 0149326
Pass
J. Namath (NYJ), 38-18-301, 2 INT, 2 TD
D. Pastorini (HOU), 26-14-278, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Riggins (NYJ), 12-67
W. Rodgers (HOU), 19-68, 1 TD
Rec
J. Barkum (NYJ), 6-102, 1 TD
A. Reed (HOU), 3-66
Sun 10/8 1234FINAL
Miami (4-0) 01431027
NY Jets (2-2) 703717
Pass
B. Griese (MIA), 27-15-220, 0 INT, 1 TD
J. Namath (NYJ), 25-12-156, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
L. Csonka (MIA), 18-102
J. Riggins (NYJ), 10-50
Rec
P. Warfield (MIA), 5-71
J. Barkum (NYJ), 4-76
Sun 10/15 1234FINAL
NY Jets (3-2) 71402041
New England (2-3) 067013
Pass
J. Namath (NYJ), 8-5-63, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Plunkett (NE), 26-14-148, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Riggins (NYJ), 32-168, 1 TD
C. Garrett (NE), 9-71, 1 TD
Rec
R. Caster (NYJ), 2-36, 1 TD
J. Ashton (NE), 6-51
Sun 10/22 1234FINAL
Baltimore (1-5) 373720
NY Jets (4-2) 1430724
Pass
M. Domres (BAL), 34-19-253, 0 INT, 1 TD
J. Namath (NYJ), 16-5-228, 3 INT, 2 TD
Rush
D. McCauley (BAL), 26-112
J. Riggins (NYJ), 21-90, 1 TD
Rec
J. O'Brien (BAL), 5-91, 1 TD
E. Boozer (NYJ), 2-70, 1 TD
Sun 10/29 1234FINAL
New England (2-5) 300710
NY Jets (5-2) 31410734
Pass
J. Plunkett (NE), 28-7-120, 3 INT, 0 TD
J. Namath (NYJ), 24-12-203, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Ashton (NE), 7-18
E. Boozer (NYJ), 19-91, 3 TD
Rec
R. Rucker (NE), 3-40
E. Bell (NYJ), 4-75
Sun 11/5 1234FINAL
Washington (7-1) 7147735
NY Jets (5-3) 730717
Pass
B. Kilmer (WAS), 16-7-222, 1 INT, 3 TD
J. Namath (NYJ), 28-15-148, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
L. Brown (WAS), 16-48
J. Riggins (NYJ), 20-85, 1 TD
Rec
L. Brown (WAS), 3-96, 1 TD
R. Caster (NYJ), 5-70
Sun 11/12 1234FINAL
Buffalo (2-7) 30003
NY Jets (6-3) 71771041
Pass
D. Shaw (BUF), 16-7-113, 2 INT, 0 TD
J. Namath (NYJ), 12-6-106, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
O. Simpson (BUF), 20-89
J. Riggins (NYJ), 14-64, 1 TD
Rec
B. Chandler (BUF), 4-78
J. Barkum (NYJ), 4-67, 1 TD
Sun 11/19 1234FINAL
NY Jets (6-4) 7107024
Miami (10-0) 777728
Pass
J. Namath (NYJ), 23-14-175, 2 INT, 2 TD
E. Morrall (MIA), 17-8-132, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Riggins (NYJ), 18-83, 1 TD
M. Morris (MIA), 23-107, 2 TD
Rec
J. Riggins (NYJ), 7-52
H. Twilley (MIA), 3-75, 1 TD
Thu 11/23 1234FINAL
NY Jets (6-5) 01010020
Detroit (7-4) 31701737
Pass
J. Namath (NYJ), 22-9-165, 1 INT, 1 TD
G. Landry (DET), 18-6-125, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. McClain (NYJ), 10-121
A. Taylor (DET), 15-123, 1 TD
Rec
E. Bell (NYJ), 3-19
L. Walton (DET), 3-72, 1 TD
Sun 12/3 1234FINAL
New Orleans (2-9-1) 370717
NY Jets (7-5) 333918
Pass
A. Manning (NO), 31-20-204, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Namath (NYJ), 40-21-259, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Gresham (NO), 14-59, 1 TD
C. McClain (NYJ), 9-38
Rec
B. Newland (NO), 7-67
E. Bell (NYJ), 6-61
Mon 12/11 1234FINAL
NY Jets (7-6) 760316
Oakland (9-3-1) 377724
Pass
J. Namath (NYJ), 46-25-403, 2 INT, 1 TD
D. Lamonica (OAK), 17-10-202, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
S. Harkey (NYJ), 11-24
M. Hubbard (OAK), 28-118
Rec
D. Maynard (NYJ), 7-131
F. Biletnikoff (OAK), 5-96, 1 TD
Sun 12/17 1234FINAL
Cleveland (10-4) 737926
NY Jets (7-7) 703010
Pass
M. Phipps (CLE), 17-7-156, 2 INT, 2 TD
B. Davis (NYJ), 12-5-44, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
L. Kelly (CLE), 18-78
E. Boozer (NYJ), 22-106, 1 TD
Rec
F. Pitts (CLE), 4-98, 2 TD
H. Bjorklund (NYJ), 3-19

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