1998 New Orleans Saints 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
6-10-0 0-0 4463 3138 1325 33 258 5668 3968 1700 32 326
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The New Orleans Saints' thirty-second season was in 1998, and it was the second season Mike Ditka served as the head coach of the team. The Saints played their home games at Louisiana Superdome. They finished the season 6-10-0, 4-4-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ St. Louis Rams 24-17
Week 2 Carolina Panthers 19-14
Week 4 @ Indianapolis Colts 19-13
Week 5 New England Patriots 27-30
Week 6 San Francisco 49ers 0-31
Week 7 @ Atlanta Falcons 23-31
Week 8 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 9-3
Week 9 @ Carolina Panthers 17-31
Week 10 @ Minnesota Vikings 24-31
Week 11 St. Louis Rams 24-3
Week 12 @ San Francisco 49ers 20-31
Week 13 @ Miami Dolphins 10-30
Week 14 Dallas Cowboys 22-3
Week 15 Atlanta Falcons 17-27
Week 16 @ Arizona Cardinals 17-19
Week 17 Buffalo Bills 33-45

1998 New Orleans Saints Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Mike Ditka Assistant Head Coach: Rick Venturi Offensive Coordinator: Danny Abramowicz Defensive Coordinator: Zaven Yaralian Special Teams Coordinator: Bobby April Quarterbacks Coach: Tom Clements Wide Receivers Coach: Harold Jackson Offensive Line Coach: Dick Stanfel Running Backs Coach: Larry Kuharich Tight Ends Coach: Rodney Holman, Dan Neal Offensive Assistant Coach: Rodney Holman, Judd Garrett Defensive Line Coach: Walt Corey Linebackers Coach: Jack Del Rio Secondary Coach: Rick Venturi Defensive Assistant Coach: Ned James, Rickey Jackson Assistant to the Defense: Rickey Jackson Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mike Woicik Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Markus Paul Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: Tom Shaw Owner: Tom Benson General Manager: Bill Kuharich Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Vantz Singletary