1998 Detroit Lions 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 5085 3130 1955 25 278 5117 3015 2102 21 308
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The Detroit Lions' sixty-ninth season was in 1998, and it was the second season Bobby Ross served as the head coach of the team. 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 @ Green Bay Packers 19-38
Week 2 Cincinnati Bengals 28-34
Week 3 @ Minnesota Vikings 6-29
Week 4 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 27-6
Week 5 @ Chicago Bears 27-31
Week 7 Green Bay Packers 27-20
Week 8 Minnesota Vikings 13-34
Week 9 Arizona Cardinals 15-17
Week 10 @ Philadelphia Eagles 9-10
Week 11 Chicago Bears 26-3
Week 12 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 28-25
Week 13 Pittsburgh Steelers 19-16
Week 14 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 22-37
Week 15 @ San Francisco 49ers 13-35
Week 16 Atlanta Falcons 17-24
Week 17 @ Baltimore Ravens 10-19


Head Coach: Bobby Ross Offensive Coordinator: Sylvester Croom Defensive Coordinator: Larry Peccatiello Quarterbacks Coach: Jim Zorn Wide Receivers Coach: Jerry Sullivan Offensive Line Coach: Jack Henry Running Backs Coach: Frank Falks Tight Ends Coach: Bob Palcic Offensive Assistant Coach: Stan Kwan Defensive Line Coach: Brian Baker Linebackers Coach: Gary Moeller Defensive Secondary Coach: Dick Selcer Defensive Assistant Coach: Don Clemons Special Teams Coach: Chuck Priefer Assistant Special Teams Coach: Stan Kwan Offensive Quality Control Coach: John Misciagna Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bert Hill Director of Pro Scouting: Kevin Colbert Special Adviser to the Team: Monte Clark Administrative Assistant: John Misciagna, Barbara Mouthaan, Beth Gay