1998 New England Patriots 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 0-1 5346 3831 1515 27 295 5490 3783 1707 31 322
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The New England Patriots' thirty-ninth season was in 1998, and it was the second season Pete Carroll served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 9-7-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Jacksonville Jaguars 25-10.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Denver Broncos 21-27
Week 2 Indianapolis Colts 29-6
Week 3 Tennessee Oilers 27-16
Week 5 @ New Orleans Saints 30-27
Week 6 Kansas City Chiefs 40-10
Week 7 New York Jets 14-24
Week 8 @ Miami Dolphins 9-12
Week 9 @ Indianapolis Colts 21-16
Week 10 Atlanta Falcons 10-41
Week 11 @ Buffalo Bills 10-13
Week 12 Miami Dolphins 26-23
Week 13 Buffalo Bills 25-21
Week 14 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 23-9
Week 15 @ St. Louis Rams 18-32
Week 16 San Francisco 49ers 24-21
Week 17 @ New York Jets 10-31


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ Jacksonville Jaguars 10-25


Head Coach: Pete Carroll Offensive Coordinator: Ernie Zampese Defensive Coordinator: Steve Sidwell Quarterbacks Coach: Jack Reilly Wide Receivers Coach: Steve Walters Offensive Line Coach: Paul T. Boudreau Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Jeff Davidson Running Backs Coach: Kirby Wilson Tight Ends Coach: Carl Smith Defensive Line Coach: Ray Hamilton Linebackers Coach: Mark "Bo" Pelini Defensive Backs Coach: Ron Lynn, DeWayne Walker Defensive Assistant Coach: DeWayne Walker Special Teams Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Strength and Conditioning Coach: Johnny Parker Owner: Robert Kraft Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Sam Clancy