1998 San Jose SaberCats Roster

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 7-7
Finishing 2nd in the Arena League's West Division of the American Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Quarterfinal
Coach: Todd Shell (7-7)
Location: San Jose, California
Attendance: 100,811, Avg. 14,402 in 7 home dates
1998 San Jose SaberCats Statistics
1998 San Jose SaberCats Results

The San Jose SaberCats of the Arena Football League ended the 1998 season with a record of 7 wins and 7 losses, finishing second in the Arena League's West Division of the American Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The SaberCats ran up 659 points, and the rigid defensive squad surrendered 643. Ron Lopez threw for 2,769 yards. Steve Papin grabbed 84 passes for 1,258 yards.

Mike Maslowski carried the ball for a team-best 149 yards for San Jose.

Tommy Jones picked off 11 opponent throws. Sam Hernandez topped pass rushers with 5 sacks.

Todd Shell coached the team. The 1998 San Jose SaberCats lost in the Quarterfinal.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP
Shalon BakerWR/LBAugust 22, 19735'7"185MontanaVancouver, WA 14
Jared BrownQBApril 27, 19736'2"215Nevada-Las VegasSacramento, CA 7
Marlin BrownOL/DLJune 9, 19676'3"265Washington StateSan Mateo, CA 6
Alfonzo BrowningWR/LBJuly 27, 19726'2"203KentuckySan Francisco, CA 2
Howard ButlerOL/DLJuly 5, 19746'2"270San Jose StateSan Jose, CA 14
Kevin ClemensFB/LBJune 20, 19766'0"285Grand Valley State (MI)Kankakee, IL 5
Herschel CurrieWR/DBSeptember 8, 19656'0"190Oregon St.Chicago, IL USA2
Kyle GaryWR/DBMarch 2, 19735'10"180IdahoPortland, OR 10
Sam HernandezOL/DLNovember 18, 19696'3"255Sonoma State (CA)San Jose, CA 14
Mike JonesFB/LBApril 20, 19726'0"235Trinity JC (TX)Van Nuys, CA 8
Tommy JonesWR/DBJanuary 25, 19716'0"190Fresno StateLemoore, CA 13
Matt KeneleyOL/DLDecember 1, 19736'5"295USCSanta Ana, CA USA7
Ron LopezQBAugust 21, 19706'5"220Utah StateLos Angeles, CA 12
Ramon LusterOL/DLAugust 4, 19736'2"302AuburnEnsley, AL 14
Curt MacFarlaneOL/DLNovember 4, 19746'4"305San Jose StateTurlock, CA 5
Bryan MartinQBMarch 28, 19736'3"210Weber StateLos Angeles, CA 7
Mike MaslowskiFB/LBJuly 11, 19746'1"243Wisc-LaCrosseThorp, WI USA13
Pat McGuirkWR/DBJuly 22, 19675'11"190California Polytechnic StateSan Francisco, CA 14
Cree MorrisQBDecember 17, 19706'7"230St. Mary'sEscondido, CA 2
Leonard NelsonFB/LBNovember 21, 19696'1"220Sacramento StateSacremento, CA 12
Al NogaDE-DTSeptember 16, 19656'1"265Hawaii, American Samoa2
Joe O'BrienOL/DLNovember 6, 19726'2"275Boise StatePittsburgh, CA 11
Steve PapinWR/DBFebruary 28, 19725'10"190Portland StateSan Jose, CA 14
Ty PeaceWR/DBOctober 27, 19705'8"170Chico State (CA)El Sobrante, CA 11
Melvin PhillipsWR/LBOctober 12, 19726'5"215Texas A&IGalveston, TX 14
Sai PoulivaatiOL/DLNovember 18, 19706'2"275Oregon StatePortland, OR 14
Earl ScottOL/DL,OL,OLAugust 31, 19736'3"316ArkansasNorth Little Rock, AR 1
Larry StallworthWR/DBAugust 9, 19735'10"187Sacramento City CollegeSacramento, CA 1
Billy StoyanovichKJanuary 14, 19715'10"190Michigan StateCrestwood, MI 14
Cornel WestWR/DBDecember 18, 19725'10"175Nevada-RenoSacramento, CA 7
Michael WilliamsWR/DBMay 28, 19705'10"185UCLALos Angeles, CA USA10