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1977 Houston Oilers

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Record: 8-6-0, Finished 3rd in AFC Central Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 299 points (21.4/g), 5th of 28 in the NFL.
 Allowed 230 points (16.4/g), 14th.
 Differential of 69 points (4.9/g), 7th.
 Expected W-L: 9.1-4.9.

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +16 (1.1/g), 3rd.

Simple Rating System: Total 6.6, Offense: 4.4, Defense: 2.3, SoS: 1.7, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Bum Phillips(8-6-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Ken Shipp
 Defensive Coordinator: Ed Biles
 Other Notable Asst.: Wade Phillips (Defensive Line)

Team Executives

 Defensive Alignment: 3-4

Training Camp: Stephen F. Austin State (Nacogdoches, Texas)