1982 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 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
5-4-0 0-1 3113 2056 1057 26 171 2898 1661 1237 24 189
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' seventh season was in 1982, and it was the seventh season John McKay served as the head coach of the team. The Buccaneers played their home games at Tampa Stadium. They finished the year 5-4-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Dallas Cowboys 30-17.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Minnesota Vikings 10-17
Week 2 Washington Redskins 13-21
Week 11 @ Dallas Cowboys 9-14
Week 12 Miami Dolphins 23-17
Week 13 @ New Orleans Saints 13-10
Week 14 @ New York Jets 17-32
Week 15 Buffalo Bills 24-23
Week 16 Detroit Lions 23-21
Week 17 Chicago Bears 26-23


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ Dallas Cowboys 17-30

1982 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: John McKay Defensive Coordinator: Wayne Fontes Quarterbacks Coach: Bill Nelsen Wide Receivers Coach: Boyd Dowler Offensive Line Coach: Bill Johnson Running Backs Coach: Jim Gruden Defensive Line Coach: Abe Gibron Linebackers Coach: Howard Tippett Defensive Backs Coach: Wayne Fontes Special Teams Coach: Frank Emanuel