The Hamilton Tiger-Cats’ 1998 Season

Season Summary

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1998 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1998 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 2 0 0 23 39 L2 0-2-0
Regular Season 18 12 5 1 25 503 351 L1 3-3-0
    Home 9 6 2 1 13 246 168 L2 3-2-1
    Visitor 9 6 3 0 12 257 183 W2 4-2-0
   Divisional opponent 10 7 2 1 15 269 181 L1 4-1-1
   Non-divisional opponent 8 5 3 0 10 234 170 W1 4-2-0

Full 1998 League Standings

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1998 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.478 3-1-1 (5) 4-1-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.486 3-1-0 (4) 2-2-0 (4)
Montreal Alouettes (4) 0.694
Toronto Argonauts (3) 0.500
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3) 0.167
BC Lions (2) 0.500
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.667
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.500
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.278

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Ron Lancaster – Offensive Coordinator
  • Pat Perles – Offensive line
  • Donald Sutherin – Defensive Coordinator
  • Dennis McPhee – Defensive line
  • Pat Tracey – Special teams

1998 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Attendance

  • Capacity: 29,183
  • Total: 170,174
  • High: 30,065
  • Avg: 18,908 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Diff from 1997 Avg: +5,294
  • Low: 14,879
  • Sellouts: 1
  • % of Capacity: 64.79
  • Diff from League Avg: -3,680

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Team Scoring

19981997 +/-
Average Combined Score 47.44 3.17 -
Average Winning Score 32.17 0.67 +
Average Losing Score 17.20 1.49 -
Average Home Score 27.33 9.00 +
Average Visitor Score 28.56 6.67 +
Average Margin of Victory 18.33 9.83 +
Average Margin of Loss 13.60 0.85 +

Stadium

  • 1998 home stadium: Ivor Wynne Stadium
  • Capacity: 29,183
  • Playing surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 1995 – Expansion

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Hamilton 553792 5379132 6675141 7266138 246 (27.3)257 (28.6)503 (27.9)
Opponent 304272 472875 316091 6053113 183 (20.3)168 (18.7)351 (19.5)

Lead/Trailed Record by Quarter

Home Visitor Total
Quarter Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record)
After 1st 5 (4-0-1) 1 (1-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 4 (3-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 4 (2-2-0) 9 (7-1-1) 2 (2-0-0) 7 (3-4-0)
After 2nd 5 (4-0-1) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (2-1-0) 6 (5-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 11 (9-1-1) 1 (0-1-0) 6 (3-3-0)
After 3rd 7 (6-0-1) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 6 (5-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 13 (11-1-1) 1 (1-0-0) 4 (0-4-0)
After 4th 6 (6-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 2 (0-2-0) 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 12 (12-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 5 (0-5-0)
After OT1 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 0 (0-0-0)

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1998 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Darren Flutie
  • 1 – Danny McManus
  • Defensive Star

    • 3 – Orlondo Steinauer
    • 2 – Gerald Vaughn
    • 1 – Eric Carter
    • 1 – Calvin Tiggle
    • 1 – Rob Hitchcock

Lineman Star

  • 3 – Joe Montford
  • 1 – Willie Whitehead
  • 1 – Gonzalo Floyd

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1998 Player Awards and Nominations

1998 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Danny McManus (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Joe Montford (Winner)
  • Offensive Lineman — Carl Coulter (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Mike Morreale (Winner)
  • Rookie — Seth Dittman (Team Nominee)

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1998 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) Tim Fleiszer (DL) Harvard
3–1 (13) Devin Grant (OL) Utah
4–1 (21) Tarek Jayoussi (WR) Calgary
5–1 (29) Jeff Brown (CB) Acadia
6–1 (36) Benjie Hutchison (DL) British Columbia (UBC)

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1998 All-Star Selections

7 All-Canadian Selections
C Carl Coulter
DE Joe Montford
LB Calvin Tiggle
DHB Orlondo Steinauer
DHB Gerald Vaughn
CB Eric Carter
K Paul Osbaldiston
11 All-Division Selections
RB Ronald Williams
SB Darren Flutie
WR Andrew Grigg
C Carl Coulter
G Val St. Germain
DE Joe Montford*
LB Calvin Tiggle
DHB Gerald Vaughn
DHB Orlondo Steinauer
CB Eric Carter
K Paul Osbaldiston

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 3
Thu. June 18
8:00 PM
HAM 9 @ WPG 17 L 26,084
B 5
Wed. June 24
7:00 PM
TOR 22 @ HAM 14 L 14,675
1 10
Wed. July 1
10:00 PM
HAM 20 @ CGY 21 L 29,145
2 13
Wed. July 8
7:00 PM
WPG 13 @ HAM 33 W 17,104
3 20
Fri. July 17
10:30 PM
HAM 29 @ WPG 7 W 20,817
4 21
Thu. July 23
7:30 PM
HAM 23 @ MTL 21 W 16,149
5 25
Thu. July 30
7:00 PM
SSK 8 @ HAM 26 W 18,276
6 31
Fri. Aug. 7
9:00 PM
HAM 39 @ EDM 10 W 22,588
7 33
Thu. Aug. 13
7:00 PM
EDM 23 @ HAM 48 W 16,399
8 37
Thu. Aug. 20
7:00 PM
HAM 6 @ TOR 42 L 23,368
9 41
Thu. Aug. 27
7:00 PM
BC 8 @ HAM 18 W 17,063
10 47
Mon. Sept. 7
1:00 PM
TOR 7 @ HAM 26 W 30,065
11 51
Sun. Sept. 13
1:00 PM
HAM 30 @ MTL 9 W 18,262
12 56
Sun. Sept. 20
1:00 PM
MTL 31 @ HAM 31 OT T 18,509
13 59
Sat. Sept. 26
10:30 PM
HAM 31 @ BC 34 L 12,256
14 63
Sun. Oct. 4
1:00 PM
WPG 21 @ HAM 35 W 14,879
15 66
Sun. Oct. 11
1:00 PM
CGY 35 @ HAM 18 L 17,854
16 69
Fri. Oct. 16
9:30 PM
HAM 34 @ SSK 31 W 21,893
17 73
Fri. Oct. 23
7:30 PM
HAM 45 @ TOR 8 W 32,717
18 79
Sun. Nov. 1
1:00 PM
MTL 22 @ HAM 11 L 20,025
P2 83
Sun. Nov. 15
1:00 PM
MTL 20 @ HAM 22 W 25,731 CBC
GC 85
Sun. Nov. 22
5:00 PM
CGY 26 vs HAM 24 L 34,157 CBC