1998 Nashville Kats Roster

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 9-5
Finishing 3rd in the Arena League's South Division of the National Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Quarterfinal
Coach: Ed Khayat (9-5)
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Attendance: 87,600, Avg. 12,514 in 7 home dates
1998 Nashville Kats Statistics
1998 Nashville Kats Results

The Nashville Kats of the Arena Football League ended the 1998 season with a record of 9 wins and 5 losses, finishing third in the Arena League's South Division of the National Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The Kats scored 711 points, while the defensive squad gave up 659. Andy Kelly triggered the aerial attack, passing for 3,537 yards. Cory Fleming topped the receiving corps, hauling in 112 balls for 1,376 yards. Tyronne Jones provided receiving help, too.

Andre Allen ran for a team-leading 139 yards for Nashville.

Corey Johnson intercepted 11 opponent throws. James Baron led the defensive unit with 5 sacks.

Ed Khayat coached the team. The 1998 Nashville Kats lost in the Quarterfinal.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP
Andre AllenFB/LBJune 24, 19736'3"245Northern IowaItta Bena, MS 14
James BaronDLJune 8, 19736'4"260Virginia TechHammond, IN 14
Jason BrattonFB/LBOctober 19, 19726'1"252Grambling St.Longview, TX USA11
Joe CampbellWR/DBJanuary 14, 19705'9"190Middle Tennessee StateNashville, TN 4
Jorge CimadevillaKNovember 11, 19656'0"200East Tennessee StateDecatur, GA 3
Juan DanielsWR/LBDecember 10, 19736'2"210GeorgiaNorcross, GA 1
Jamal EllisWR/DBJune 21, 19725'11"185DukeLancaster, TX 11
Earnest FieldsFB/LBOctober 15, 19685'11"245TennesseeMilan, TN 5
Cory FlemingWR/LBMarch 19, 19716'1"216TennesseeNashville, TN USA14
Robert GaddyOL/DLJune 22, 19716'4"295Alcorn StateCaila, MS 13
Walter GrantKFebruary 3, 19735'9"170Mississippi7
Rogerick GreenWR/DBDecember 15, 19696'0"182Kansas St.San Antonio, TX USA9
Darryl HammondWR/LBSeptember 24, 19676'4"225VirginiaTappannock, VA 8
Willie HarrisWR/LBNovember 8, 19716'2"205Mississippi StateMoss Point, MS 4
Tracy HayworthOL/DLDecember 18, 19676'3"260TennesseeWinchester, TN USA5
Anthony HicksFB/LBJuly 30, 19746'3"250Middle Tennessee StateMurfreesboro, TN 2
Guy HowardOL/DLNovember 16, 19706'4"280KansasDetroit, MI 14
Hugh HunterDLJune 19, 19726'2"260HamptonPortsmouth, VA 4
Junior IliOL/DLSeptember 24, 19636'2"280ColoradoLePuente, CA 1
Corey JohnsonDSSeptember 23, 19735'9"188GeorgiaForest Park, GA 14
Nate JohnsonFB/LBApril 26, 19706'3"250South DakotaLincoln, NE 13
Tyronne JonesWRSeptember 12, 19715'9"170GramblingNew Orleans, LA 14
Andy KellyQBJune 6, 19686'3"220TennesseeDayton, TN 14
Steve McLaughlinKOctober 2, 19716'0"167ArizonaTucson, AZ USA4
Kelvin MooreOL/DLFebruary 20, 19746'4"275AlabamaDaphne, AL 8
Buster OwensWR/DBJanuary 30, 19736'0"200GeorgiaLaGrange, GA 4
Kirk PointerDSFebruary 13, 19746'1"180Austin PeayWhite House, TN 11
JC PriceOL/DLJanuary 13, 19736'3"280Virginia TechDunkirk, MD 7
Bill RutledgeWR/DBDecember 3, 19715'11"185MemphisMcMinnville, TN 9
Scott SemptimphelterQBMay 15, 19726'2"215LehighFlorence, NJ 14
Jerry SharpOL/DLOctober 8, 19696'3"325SyracuseRahway, NJ 14
Peter TuffoFB/LBSeptember 29, 19726'1"245Western MichiganRochester, NY 1
Lonnie TurnerWR/DBAugust 31, 19605'7"165Cal Poly-PonomaCompton, CA 6
William YarboroughDSApril 8, 19736'1"190Virginia TechNewport News, VA 3