1988 Green Bay Packers season
Head Coach Lindy Infante
Home Field Lambeau Field
Milwaukee County Stadium
Results
Record 4–12
Place 5th NFC Central
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
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The 1988 Green Bay Packers season was their 68th season in the National Football League. The club posted a 4–12 record under coach Lindy Infante, earning them a fifth-place finish in the NFC Central division. 1988 was the first season the Packers played under Lindy Infante.

Offseason[edit | edit source]

NFL Draft[edit | edit source]

Pick # Player Position College
7 Sterling Sharpe Wide Receiver South Carolina
34 Shawn Patterson Defensive End Arizona State
61 Keith Woodside Running Back Texas A&M
88 Rollin Putzier Nose Tackle Oregon
89 Chuck Cecil Defensive Back Arizona
144 Nate Hill Defensive End Auburn
173 Gary Richard Defensive Back Pittsburgh
200 Patrick Collins Running Back Oklahoma
228 Neal Wilkinson Tight End James Madison

Personnel[edit | edit source]

Staff[edit | edit source]

1988 Green Bay Packers final staff
Front Office

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

  • Offensive Backs – Willie Peete
  • Wide Receivers – Wayne "Buddy" Geis
  • Tight Ends – Virgil Knight
  • Offensive Line – Charlie Davis
  • Offensive Assistant – Joe Clark
  Defensive Coaches

Special Teams Coaches

  • Special Teams – Howard Tippett

Strength and Conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – Virgil Knight

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Regular season[edit | edit source]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Week Date Opponent Result Venue Attendance
1 September 4 Los Angeles Rams L 34-7 Lambeau Field
53,769
2 September 11 Tampa Bay Buccaneers L 13-10 Lambeau Field
52,584
3 September 18 at Miami Dolphins L 24-17 Joe Robbie Stadium
54,409
4 September 25 Chicago Bears L 24-6 Lambeau Field
56,492
5 October 2 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers L 27-24 Tampa Stadium
40,003
6 October 9 New England Patriots W 45-3 Milwaukee County Stadium
51,932
7 October 16 at Minnesota Vikings W 34-14 Metrodome
59,053
8 October 23 Washington Redskins L 20-17 Milwaukee County Stadium
51,767
9 October 30 at Buffalo Bills L 28-0 Rich Stadium
79,176
10 November 6 at Atlanta Falcons L 20-0 Atlanta Stadium
29,952
11 November 13 Indianapolis Colts L 20-13 Lambeau Field
53,492
12 November 20 Detroit Lions L 19-9 Milwaukee County Stadium
44,327
13 November 27 at Chicago Bears L 16-0 Soldier Field
62,026
14 December 4 at Detroit Lions L 30-14 Pontiac Silverdome
28,124
15 December 11 Minnesota Vikings W 18-6 Lambeau Field
48,892
16 December 18 at Phoenix Cardinals W 26-17 Sun Devil Stadium
44,586

Standings[edit | edit source]

NFC Central
Team W L T PCT PF PA
Chicago Bears 12 4 0 .750 312 215
Minnesota Vikings 11 5 0 .688 406 233
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 5 11 0 .313 261 350
Detroit Lions 4 12 0 .250 220 313
Green Bay Packers 4 12 0 .250 240 315

Roster[edit | edit source]

Green Bay Packers roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Practice Squad

Rookies in italics

Awards and records[edit | edit source]

Hall of Famers[edit | edit source]

Lionel Aldridge, DE, 1963-71

Bob Mann, E, 1950-54

References[edit | edit source]

  1. All Time Coaches Database. Packers.com. Retrieved on February 22, 2011.
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