1983 Los Angeles Rams 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
9-7-0 1-1 5921 3523 2398 51 347 6200 4226 1974 49 358
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The Los Angeles Rams' forty-eighth season was in 1983, playing their home games at Anaheim Stadium. During the offseason they hired John Robinson to lead the team. Robinson previously was the offensive backfield coach of the Oakland Raiders in 1975 and has a total of one year of coaching in the NFL. They finished the year 9-7-0 in the regular season and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Washington Redskins 51-7. At the end of the season, Eric Dickerson was awarded with the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ New York Giants 16-6
Week 2 New Orleans Saints 30-27
Week 3 @ Green Bay Packers 24-27
Week 4 @ New York Jets 24-27
Week 5 Detroit Lions 21-10
Week 6 @ San Francisco 49ers 10-7
Week 7 Atlanta Falcons 27-21
Week 8 San Francisco 49ers 35-45
Week 9 @ Miami Dolphins 14-30
Week 10 Chicago Bears 21-14
Week 11 @ Atlanta Falcons 36-13
Week 12 Washington Redskins 20-42
Week 13 Buffalo Bills 41-17
Week 14 @ Philadelphia Eagles 9-13
Week 15 New England Patriots 7-21
Week 16 @ New Orleans Saints 26-24


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ Dallas Cowboys 24-17
Divisional Round @ Washington Redskins 7-51

1983 Los Angeles Rams Coaching Staff

Head Coach: John Robinson Offensive Pass Game Coordinator: Jimmy Raye Quarterbacks Coach: Bob Baker Wide Receivers Coach: Jimmy Raye Offensive Line Coach: Hudson Houck Running Backs Coach: Bruce Synder Defensive Line Coach: Marv Goux Linebackers Coach: Fred Whittingham Inside Linebackers Coach: Fritz Shurmur Defensive Backs Coach: Steve Shafer Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Larry Brooks Special Teams Coach: Gil Haskell Strength and Conditioning Trainer: Garrett Giemont Director of Football Operations: Jack Faulkner