A year-by-year look at NFL offenses under Brian Schottenheimer, expected to be the new OC for the Seahawks

Here’s a year-by-year look at the NFL offensive coordinating career of Brian Schottenheimer, who reportedly will soon become the new OC for the Seahawks.

Here’s a year-by-year look at the offenses coordinated by Brian Schottenheimer, who is expected to soon be named to the same position with the Seahawks.

2006 New York Jets

Record: 10-6, Jets lost in divisional round of playoffs to Patriots, 37-16.

Offensive ranks: 25th in total offense, 18th in points.

Quarterback: Chad Pennington (10-6). Pennington threw 17 touchdown passes and a career-high 16 interceptions. Five of his picks came in two shutout losses to the Jags and Bears.

Shakeup in Seattle

Comment: Under head coach Eric Mangini, the Jets were carried by a defense that ranked sixth in the NFL in points allowed to a 10-6 record with the offense ranking 30th in the NFL in rushing yards per attempt, led by Leon Washington (151-650), who would go on to later play for the Seahawks.

2007 New York Jets

Record: 4-12.

Offensive ranks: 26th in total offense, 25th in points.

Quarterbacks: Chad Pennington (1-7), Kellen Clemens (3-5). Pennington suffered a high ankle sprain early in the season and then later was benched in favor of Clemens.

Comment: A running attack that gained 84 yards or less in five of the first seven games contributed to a 1-8 start and the benching of Pennington in what was a disastrous season for the Jets. Thomas Jones rushed for 1,119 yards but the Jets scored just six rushing touchdowns.

2008 New York Jets

Record: 9-7.

Offensive ranks: 16th in total offense, ninth in points.

Quarterback: Brett Favre (9-7). In his only season with the Jets after coming out of retirement, the 39-year-old Favre threw 22 touchdowns and a league-high 22 interceptions but was still named to the Pro Bowl.

Comment: The Jets had a solid ground game with Thomas Jones rushing for 1,312 yards and 4.5 per carry and Favre played well for a while as the Jets started 8-3. But…

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