1982 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
4-5-0 0-1 3002 2073 929 25 193 3624 2192 1432 30 214
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The Cleveland Browns' thirty-seventh season was in 1982, and it was the fifth season Sam Rutigliano served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 4-5-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Los Angeles Raiders 27-10. At the end of the season, Chip Banks was awarded with the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Seattle Seahawks 21-7
Week 2 Philadelphia Eagles 21-24
Week 11 New England Patriots 10-7
Week 12 @ Dallas Cowboys 14-31
Week 13 San Diego Chargers 13-30
Week 14 @ Cincinnati Bengals 10-23
Week 15 Pittsburgh Steelers 10-9
Week 16 @ Houston Oilers 20-14
Week 17 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 21-37


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ Los Angeles Raiders 10-27


Head Coach: Sam Rutigliano Defensive Coordinator: Marty Schottenheimer Quarterbacks Coach: Paul Hackett Wide Receivers Coach: Rich Kotite Running Backs Coach: Jim Garrett Offensive Backfield Coach: Joe Scannella Defensive Line Coach: Tom Pratt Linebackers Coach: Dave Adolph Defensive Backs Coach: Len Fontes Special Teams Coach: John Petercuskie Strength and Conditioning Coach: Dave Redding Director of Pro Personnel: Allan Webb Film Coordinator: Ed Ulinski Special Assistant: Darvin Wallis Athletic Trainer: Leo Murphy