1983 Chicago Bears 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
8-8-0 0-0 5830 3103 2727 36 308 5132 3132 2000 38 286
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The Chicago Bears' sixty-fourth season was in 1983, and it was the second season Mike Ditka served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 8-8-0, 5-3-0 at home and 3-5-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Atlanta Falcons 17-20
Week 2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17-10
Week 3 @ New Orleans Saints 31-34
Week 4 @ Baltimore Colts 19-22
Week 5 Denver Broncos 31-14
Week 6 Minnesota Vikings 14-23
Week 7 @ Detroit Lions 17-31
Week 8 @ Philadelphia Eagles 7-6
Week 9 Detroit Lions 17-38
Week 10 @ Los Angeles Rams 14-21
Week 11 Philadelphia Eagles 17-14
Week 12 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 27-0
Week 13 San Francisco 49ers 13-3
Week 14 @ Green Bay Packers 28-31
Week 15 @ Minnesota Vikings 19-13
Week 16 Green Bay Packers 23-21

Coaches

Head Coach: Mike Ditka Offensive Coordinator: Ed Hughes Defensive Coordinator: Buddy Ryan Wide Receivers Coach: Ted Plumb Offensive Line Coach: Dick Stanfel Running Backs Coach: Johnny Roland Defensive Line Coach: Dale Haupt Defensive Secondary Coach: Jim LaRue Defensive Assistant Coach: Steve Kazor Special Teams Coach: Steve Kazor General Manager: Jerry Vainisi Research and Quality Control: Jim Dooley