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1983 Houston Oilers season
Head Coach Ed Biles and Chuck Studley
Home Field
Results
Record 2–14
Place 4th AFC Central
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
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1982 1984

The 1983 Houston Oilers season was the 24th season the team was with the league. The team improved upon their previous season's output of 1–8, winning two games,[1] but failed to qualify for the playoffs for the third consecutive season.

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 4, 1983 Green Bay Packers L 41–38
44,073
2 September 11, 1983 at Los Angeles Raiders L 20–6
37,526
3 September 18, 1983 Pittsburgh Steelers L 40–28
44,150
4 September 25, 1983 at Buffalo Bills L 30–13
60,070
5 October 2, 1983 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 17–10
56,901
6 October 9, 1983 Denver Broncos L 26–14
44,209
7 October 16, 1983 at Minnesota Vikings L 34–14
58,910
8 October 23, 1983 Kansas City Chiefs L 13–10
39,462
9 October 30, 1983 at Cleveland Browns L 25–19
68,851
10 November 6, 1983 Cincinnati Bengals L 55–14
39,706
11 November 13, 1983 Detroit Lions W 27–17
40,660
12 November 20, 1983 at Cincinnati Bengals L 38–10
46,375
13 November 27, 1983 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers L 33–24
38,625
14 December 4, 1983 Miami Dolphins L 24–17
39,434
15 December 11, 1983 Cleveland Browns W 34–27
29,746
16 December 18, 1983 at Baltimore Colts L 20–10
20,418

StandingsEdit

AFC Central
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Pittsburgh Steelers 10 6 0 .625 355 303 L-1
Cleveland Browns 9 7 0 .563 356 342 W-1
Cincinnati Bengals 7 9 0 .438 346 302 L-1
Houston Oilers 2 14 0 .125 288 460 L-1

ReferencesEdit

AFC East Central West East Central West NFC
Baltimore Cincinnati Denver Dallas Chicago Atlanta
Buffalo Cleveland Kansas City NY Giants Detroit LA Rams
Miami Houston LA Raiders Philadelphia Green Bay New Orleans
New England Pittsburgh San Diego St. Louis Minnesota San Francisco
NY Jets Seattle Washington Tampa Bay
1983 NFL DraftNFL PlayoffsPro BowlSuper Bowl XVIII

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