1982 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
3-6-0 0-0 2493 1505 988 19 153 2851 1949 902 20 166
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The Chicago Bears' sixty-third season was in 1982, playing their home games at Soldier Field. During the offseason they hired Mike Ditka to lead the team. Ditka previously was the wide receivers coach/special teams coach of the Dallas Cowboys and had nine years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the season 3-6-0, 2-2-0 at home and 1-4-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Detroit Lions 10-17
Week 2 New Orleans Saints 0-10
Week 11 Detroit Lions 20-17
Week 12 @ Minnesota Vikings 7-35
Week 13 New England Patriots 26-13
Week 14 @ Seattle Seahawks 14-20
Week 15 St. Louis Cardinals 7-10
Week 16 @ Los Angeles Rams 34-26
Week 17 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 23-26

1982 Chicago Bears Coaching Staff

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: Hank Kuhlmann Offensive Consultant: Jim Dooley Defensive Line Coach: Dale Haupt Defensive Secondary Coach: Jim LaRue Defensive Assistant Coach: Steve Kazor Special Teams Coach: Hank Kuhlmann, Steve Kazor General Manager: Jim Finks