1998 San Diego Chargers 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
5-11-0 0-0 4592 2864 1728 51 272 4208 3068 1140 27 256
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The San Diego Chargers' thirty-ninth season was in 1998, and it was the second season Kevin Gilbride served as the head coach of the team. The Chargers played their home games at Qualcomm Stadium. He was fired from the Chargers on Tuesday, October 13, 1998. They finished the season 5-11-0, 4-4-0 at home and 1-7-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Buffalo Bills 16-14
Week 2 @ Tennessee Oilers 13-7
Week 3 @ Kansas City Chiefs 7-23
Week 4 New York Giants 16-34
Week 5 @ Indianapolis Colts 12-17
Week 6 @ Oakland Raiders 6-7
Week 7 Philadelphia Eagles 13-10
Week 8 Seattle Seahawks 20-27
Week 10 @ Denver Broncos 10-27
Week 11 Baltimore Ravens 14-13
Week 12 Kansas City Chiefs 38-37
Week 13 Denver Broncos 16-31
Week 14 @ Washington Redskins 20-24
Week 15 @ Seattle Seahawks 17-38
Week 16 Oakland Raiders 10-17
Week 17 @ Arizona Cardinals 13-16

1998 San Diego Chargers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Kevin Gilbride Interim Head Coach: June Jones Offensive Coordinator: Mike Sheppard Defensive Coordinator: Joe Pascale Quarterbacks Coach: June Jones Offensive Line Coach: Joe Bugel Running Backs Coach: Ollie Wilson Tight Ends Coach: Bill Macdermott Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Mike Cavanaugh Defensive Line Coach: Wayne Nunnely Linebackers Coach: Jim Vechiarella Defensive Backs Coach: Rod Perry Defensive Assistant Coach: Kevin Lempa Special Teams Coach: Frank Novak, Wayne Sevier Special Teams Assistant Coach: Johnny Thomas Quality Control Coach: Mike Cavanaugh Strength and Conditioning Coach: John Hastings General Manager: Bobby Beathard Scout: Jimmy Raye III Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Charles Huff, Anthony Elliot