New Jersey Generals

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New Jersey Generals
First Season
1983
Team History
New Jersey Generals (1983-85)
Conference/Division
United States Football League (1983-85)
  • Eastern Conference (1984-85)
  • Atlantic Division (1983-84)
Venue
Giants Stadium (1983-85)
Key People
Players • Head Coaches • Executives


The New Jersey Generals were a franchise in the United States Football League, an attempt to establish a second professional league of American football in the United States in competition with the National Football League. They competed in all three USFL seasons, 1983-85.

Publications

Programs by season

1980s

Week Date Opponent Venue
1983
Week 1 March 6 at Los Angeles Express Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Week 3 March 20 vs. Tampa Bay Bandits Giants Stadium
Week 4 March 27 vs. Boston Breakers Giants Stadium
Week 6 April 10 vs. Michigan Panthers Giants Stadium
Week 8 April 25 at Chicago Blitz Soldier Field
Week 9 May 1 at Denver Gold Mile High Stadium
Week 10 May 9 vs. Birmingham Stallions Giants Stadium
Week 11 May 16 at Michigan Panthers Pontiac Silverdome
Week 14 June 4 at Oakland Invaders Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Week 16 June 17 vs. Los Angeles Express Giants Stadium
Week 18 July 3 at Boston Breakers Nickerson Field
1984
Week 3 March 11 vs. Philadelphia Stars Giants Stadium
Week 5 March 25 vs. Washington Federals Giants Stadium
Week 6 April 1 at Los Angeles Express Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Week 7 April 8 vs. Memphis Showboats Giants Stadium
Week 8 April 15 vs. Arizona Wranglers Giants Stadium
Week 11 May 6 vs. Oklahoma Outlaws Giants Stadium
Week 13 May 21 vs. Pittsburgh Maulers Giants Stadium
Week 14 May 28 at Chicago Blitz Soldier Field
Week 16 June 10 vs. New Orleans Breakers Giants Stadium
Week 17 June 16 vs. Denver Gold Giants Stadium
1985
preseason February 9 at Tampa Bay Bandits Tampa Stadium
Week 1 February 24 at Birmingham Stallions Legion Field
Week 3 March 10 vs. Los Angeles Express Giants Stadium
Week 4 March 17 at Baltimore Stars Byrd Stadium
Week 5 March 24 vs. Tampa Bay Bandits Giants Stadium
Week 7 April 7 vs. Houston Gamblers Giants Stadium
Week 8 April 14 vs. Portland Breakers Giants Stadium
Week 12 May 12 vs. Baltimore Stars Giants Stadium
Week 15 June 1 vs. Memphis Showboats Giants Stadium
Week 17 June 15 at Oakland Invaders Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
postseason July 1 vs. Baltimore Stars Giants Stadium

Media guides and yearbooks by season

Media guides

1980s 1983 • 1984 • 1985
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United States Football League
1983 Teams Arizona Wranglers • Birmingham Stallions • Boston Breakers • Chicago Blitz • Denver Gold • Los Angeles Express • Michigan Panthers • New Jersey Generals • Oakland Invaders • Philadelphia Stars • Tampa Bay Bandits • Washington Federals
1984 Teams Arizona Wranglers • Birmingham Stallions • Chicago Blitz • Denver Gold • Houston Gamblers • Jacksonville Bulls • Los Angeles Express • Memphis Showboats • Michigan Panthers • New Jersey Generals • New Orleans Breakers • Oakland Invaders • Oklahoma Outlaws • Philadelphia Stars • Pittsburgh Maulers • San Antonio Gunslingers • Tampa Bay Bandits • Washington Federals
1985 Teams Arizona Outlaws • Baltimore Stars • Birmingham Stallions • Denver Gold • Houston Gamblers • Jacksonville Bulls • Los Angeles Express • Memphis Showboats • New Jersey Generals • Oakland Invaders • Orlando Renegades • Portland Breakers • San Antonio Gunslingers • Tampa Bay Bandits
Seasons 1983 • 1984 • 1985
Venues Alamo Stadium • Giants Stadium • Legion Field • Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium • Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum • Soldier Field • Tampa Stadium • Veterans Stadium
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