1989 Pittsburgh Gladiators Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 3-1
Finishing 2nd in the Arena League
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Championship
Coach: Joe Haering (2-0)
Coach: Darrel Jackson (1-1)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Attendance: 14,967, Avg. 4,989 in 3 home dates
1989 Pittsburgh Gladiators Roster
The Pittsburgh Gladiators of the Arena Football League ended the 1989 season with a record of 3 wins and 1 losses, finishing second in the Arena League. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.
The Gladiators ran up 159 points, and the defense conceded 147. Willie Totten tossed for 750 yards. Thomas Monroe caught 24 balls for 332 yards.
Mike Powell rushed for a team-high 26 yards for Pittsburgh.
Alvin Williams and Cornelius Ross each intercepted 2 opponent throws. Cecil Fletcher topped the defensive unit with 4 sacks.
Joe Haering and Darrel Jackson coached the team. The 1989 Pittsburgh Gladiators lost in the Championship.
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Regular Season Points For: 159
Regular Season Points Against: 147
|July 14, 1989||Denver Dynamite 18 at Pittsburgh Gladiators 28||W||1-0-0||0-0-0||1-0-0|
|July 22, 1989||Chicago Bruisers 38 at Pittsburgh Gladiators 47||W||2-0-0||0-0-0||2-0-0|
|July 28, 1989||Detroit Drive 61 at Pittsburgh Gladiators 34||L||2-1-0||0-0-0||2-1-0||Richfield, OH|
|August 5, 1989||Pittsburgh Gladiators 50 at Maryland Commandos 30||W||2-1-0||1-0-0||3-1-0|
|August 12, 1989||Denver Dynamite 37 at Pittsburgh Gladiators 39||W||1-0-0||0-0-0||1-0-0||Playoff Sacramento, CA|
|August 18, 1989||Pittsburgh Gladiators 26 at Detroit Drive 39||L||1-0-0||0-1-0||1-1-0||ArenaBowl 3|