FANDOM


1998 Philadelphia Eagles season
Head Coach Ray Rhodes
Home Field Veterans Stadium
Results
Record 3–13
Place 5th NFC East
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1997 1999

The 1998 Philadelphia Eagles season was their 66th in the National Football League. The team failed to improve on their previous output of 6–9–1, winning only three games[1], which was their worst record since 1972 and the only time since then they have won fewer than five games.

PersonnelEdit

StaffEdit

1998 Philadelphia Eagles staff

Front Office

  • Owner/Chief Executive Officer – Jeffrey Lurie
  • Executive Vice President – Joe Banner
  • Director of Football Operations – Tom Modrak
  • Director of College Scouting – John Goeller
  • Pro Personnel Coordinator – Mike McCartney

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

 

Defensive Coaches

Special Teams Coaches

Strength and Conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – Mike Wolf
  • Assistant Strength and Conditioning – Tom Kanavy

Off SeasonEdit

NFL DraftEdit

Player SelectionsEdit

The table shows the Eagles selections and what picks they had that were traded away and the team that ended up with that pick. It is possible the Eagles' pick ended up with this team via another team that the Eagles made a trade with. Not shown are acquired picks that the Eagles traded away.

= Pro Bowler [2] = Hall of Famer
Rd PICK PLAYER POS COLLEGE
1 11 Tra ThomasOffensive TackleFlorida State
2 41 Pick Taken By Pittsburgh Steelers
3 72 Jeremiah Trotter
Pick via Dallas Cowboys
LinebackerStephen F. Austin
3 85 Allen RossumCornerbackNotre Dame
4 102 Pick Taken By Miami Dolphins
4 112 Brandon Whiting
Pick From Miami Dolphins
Defensive TackleCalifornia
4 116 Clarence LoveDefensive BackToledo
5 134 Pick Taken By New York Jets
5 142 Ike ReeseLinebackerMichigan State
6 163 Pick Taken By New York Jets
7 199 Pick Taken By Atlanta Falcons
from Carolina Panthers via Pittsburgh
7 220 Chris Akins
Compensatory Pick
Defensive TackleTexas
7 240 Melvin Thomas
Compensatory Pick
Offensive GuardColorado

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 6, 1998 Seattle Seahawks L 38–0
66,418
2 September 13, 1998 at Atlanta Falcons L 17–12
46,456
3 September 20, 1998 at Arizona Cardinals L 17–3
39,782
4 September 27, 1998 Kansas City Chiefs L 24–21
66,675
5 October 4, 1998 at Denver Broncos L 41–16
73,218
6 October 11, 1998 Washington Redskins W 17–12
66,183
7 October 18, 1998 at San Diego Chargers L 13–10
56,967
8 Bye
9 November 2, 1998 Dallas Cowboys L 34–0
67,002
10 November 8, 1998 Detroit Lions W 10–9
66,785
11 November 15, 1998 at Washington Redskins L 28–3
57,704
12 November 22, 1998 at New York Giants L 20–0
65,763
13 November 29, 1998 at Green Bay Packers L 24–16
59,862
14 December 3, 1998 St. Louis Rams W 17–14
66,155
15 December 13, 1998 Arizona Cardinals L 20–17
62,176
16 December 20, 1998 at Dallas Cowboys L 13–9
62,722
17 December 27, 1998 New York Giants L 20–10
66,596

StandingsEdit

NFC East
view · talk · edit W L T PCT PF PA
Dallas Cowboys 10 6 0 .625 381 275
Arizona Cardinals 9 7 0 .563 325 378
New York Giants 8 8 0 .500 287 309
Washington Redskins 6 10 0 .375 319 421
Philadelphia Eagles 3 13 0 .188 161 344

Playoffs Edit

1998 RosterEdit

= 1998 Pro Bowl [3] = Hall of Famer
NO. Player AGE POS GP GS WT HT YRS College
Ray Rhodes 45 Head Coach 185 5–11 4 Tulsa
62 Ian Beckles 31 G 16 16 300 6–1 8 Indiana
18 Chris Boniol 27 RB 2 0 230 5–11 4 Louisiana Tech
27 James Bostic 26RB2 0 230 5–11Rookie Auburn
76 Barrett Brooks26T16 1 3256–53Kansas State

Post SeasonEdit

Head Coach Ray Rhodes is fired at end of season. After 4 years his record is 29–34–1

Awards and HonorsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1998 Philadelphia Eagles
  2. Players are identified as a Pro Bowler if they were selected for the Pro-Bowl at any time in their career.
  3. Players are identified as a 1953 All-Star.
AFC East Central West East Central West NFC
Buffalo Baltimore Denver Arizona Chicago Atlanta
Indianapolis Cincinnati Kansas City Dallas Detroit Carolina
Miami Jacksonville Oakland NY Giants Green Bay New Orleans
New England Pittsburgh San Diego Philadelphia Minnesota St. Louis
NY Jets Tennessee Seattle Washington Tampa Bay San Francisco
1998 NFL DraftNFL PlayoffsPro BowlSuper Bowl XXXIII

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.