1998 Oakland Raiders 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 4815 3088 1727 43 273 4550 2876 1674 35 273
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The Oakland Raiders' thirty-ninth season was in 1998, playing their home games at Oakland–Alameda County Coliseum. During the offseason they hired Jon Gruden to lead the team. Gruden previously was the offensive coordinator of the Philadelphia Eagles and had seven years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the season 8-8-0, 4-4-0 at home and 4-4-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Charles Woodson was awarded with the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Kansas City Chiefs 8-28
Week 2 New York Giants 20-17
Week 3 Denver Broncos 17-34
Week 4 @ Dallas Cowboys 13-12
Week 5 @ Arizona Cardinals 23-20
Week 6 San Diego Chargers 7-6
Week 8 Cincinnati Bengals 27-10
Week 9 @ Seattle Seahawks 31-18
Week 10 @ Baltimore Ravens 10-13
Week 11 Seattle Seahawks 20-17
Week 12 @ Denver Broncos 14-40
Week 13 Washington Redskins 19-29
Week 14 Miami Dolphins 17-27
Week 15 @ Buffalo Bills 21-44
Week 16 @ San Diego Chargers 17-10
Week 17 Kansas City Chiefs 24-31

1998 Oakland Raiders Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Jon Gruden Offensive Coordinator: Bill Callahan Defensive Coordinator: Willie Shaw Quarterbacks Coach: Gary Stevens Wide Receivers Coach: John Morton, Fred Biletnikoff Offensive Line Coach: Keith Rowen Running Backs Coach: Skip Peete Tight Ends Coach: Bill Callahan Offensive Assistant Coach: Robert Jenkins Defensive Line Coach: Mike Waufle Linebackers Coach: Dave Adolph Defensive Backs Coach: Chuck Bresnahan Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Willie Brown Defensive Quality Control Coach: Don Martin Special Teams Coach: Frank Gansz, Jr. Quality Control Coach: David Shaw Strength and Conditioning Coach: Garrett Giemont Director of Squad Development: Willie Brown Coaches Assistant: Paul Kelly Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Darrell Hazell