1982 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
4-5-0 0-0 2655 1398 1257 24 173 2607 1633 974 22 151
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The New Orleans Saints' sixteenth season was in 1982, and it was the second season Bum Phillips served as the head coach of the team. The Saints played their home games at Louisiana Superdome. They finished the season 4-5-0, 2-3-0 at home and 2-2-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 St. Louis Cardinals 7-21
Week 2 @ Chicago Bears 10-0
Week 11 Kansas City Chiefs 27-17
Week 12 @ San Francisco 49ers 23-20
Week 13 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10-13
Week 14 @ Atlanta Falcons 0-35
Week 15 @ Dallas Cowboys 7-21
Week 16 Washington Redskins 10-27
Week 17 Atlanta Falcons 35-6

1982 New Orleans Saints Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Bum Phillips Offensive Coordinator: King Hill Defensive Coordinator: Wade Phillips Wide Receivers Coach: Lamar McHan Offensive Line Coach: Carl Mauck, Joe Spencer Tight Ends Coach: Andy Everest Offensive Backfield Coach: John Levra Defensive Line Coach: Willie Zapalac Linebackers Coach: John-Paul Young Defensive Backs Coach: Lance Van Zandt Special Teams Coach: Harold Richardson, John-Paul Young Strength Coach: Russell Paternostro Owner: John Mecom