1983 Cleveland Browns schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
9-7-0 0-0 5583 3661 1922 38 327 5142 3077 2065 32 309
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The Cleveland Browns' thirty-eighth season was in 1983, and it was the sixth season Sam Rutigliano served as the head coach of the team. The Browns played their home games at Cleveland Stadium. They finished the season 9-7-0, 6-2-0 at home and 3-5-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Minnesota Vikings 21-27
Week 2 @ Detroit Lions 31-26
Week 3 Cincinnati Bengals 17-7
Week 4 @ San Diego Chargers 30-24
Week 5 Seattle Seahawks 9-24
Week 6 New York Jets 10-7
Week 7 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 17-44
Week 8 @ Cincinnati Bengals 21-28
Week 9 Houston Oilers 25-19
Week 10 @ Green Bay Packers 21-35
Week 11 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20-0
Week 12 @ New England Patriots 30-0
Week 13 Baltimore Colts 41-23
Week 14 @ Denver Broncos 6-27
Week 15 @ Houston Oilers 27-34
Week 16 Pittsburgh Steelers 30-17

Coaches

Head Coach: Sam Rutigliano Offensive Coordinator: Larrye Weaver Defensive Coordinator: Marty Schottenheimer Wide Receivers Coach: Joe Daniels Offensive Line Coach: Howard Mudd Running Backs Coach: Jim Garrett Offensive Backfield Coach: Joe Scannella Defensive Line Coach: Tom Pratt Linebackers Coach: Dave Adolph Special Teams Coach: John Petercuskie Strength and Conditioning Coach: Dave Redding Film Coordinator: Ed Ulinski Special Assistant: Darvin Wallis Athletic Trainer: Leo Murphy