1998 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 12-5-1 25
Finishing 1st in the CFL's East Division
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Grey Cup
Coach: Ron Lancaster (12-5-1)
Location: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
1998 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Roster
1998 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Results

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League ended the 1998 season with a record of 12 wins and 5 losses and 1 ties for 25 points, finishing first in the CFL's East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

The defense proved to be a force, as the Tiger-Cats led the league with just 351 points allowed. Hamilton scored 503 points. Danny McManus triggered the aerial attack, slinging for 4,864 yards. Darren Flutie led pass catchers, grabbing 98 receptions for 1,386 yards, while Mike Morreale provided receiving help, too.

Ron Williams carried the ball for a team-high 807 yards, and Archie Amerson also aided the ground game.

The ball-hawking defense manufactured 61 turnovers, topping in the league. Orlondo Steinauer snatched 8 opponent throws. Joe Montford topped the defensive unit with 21 quarterback sacks, leading the way for a team which created 51 sacks.

Ron Lancaster coached the team. The 1998 Hamilton Tiger-Cats lost in the Grey Cup.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Danny McManus58433357.048648.3244.1193.39284.4
Cody Ledbetter331854.51895.713.039.13743.6
T.J. Rubley17741.2714.200.000.02253.8
Mike Cawley8562.5475.900.000.02578.6
Archie Amerson2150.073.5150.000.0797.9
Darren Flutie100.
Andrew Grigg100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ron Williams1548075.266 13
Archie Amerson1607034.469 3
Jarrett Smith221707.730 0
Danny McManus24723.019 4
Cody Ledbetter8455.619 0
T.J. Rubley2126.00
Dan Pronyk3113.70
Mike Cawley2105.01
Darren Flutie144.00
Totals37618344.969 21


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Darren Flutie98138614.173 5
Mike Morreale67107616.192 6
Archie Amerson6575011.589 5
Andrew Grigg5188917.462 4
Bobby Olive4666314.441 3
Ron Williams2125011.936 0
Chris George77110.119 1
Trevor Shaw5387.615 1
Jarrett Smith2126.00
Dan Pronyk12525.025 0
Corey Bridges11212.012 0
Frank Rocca166.01
Totals365517814.292 26


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Paul Osbaldiston5050100.0504182.0692526357.2901180


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Paul Osbaldiston140605543.2737
Darren Flutie13636.0360

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bobby Olive654967.638 0
Corey Bridges2025212.662 0
Joe Hagins1011411.443 0
Orlondo Steinauer12957.920 0
Chris George3268.717 0
Andrew Grigg122.00
Totals1119858.962 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Archie Amerson2459424.854 0
Joe Hagins1129126.539 0
Ron Williams1223519.631 0
Corey Bridges912413.826 0
Totals56124422.254 0

Missed Field Goal Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Orlondo Steinauer35719.027 0
Andrew Grigg11717.017 0
Bobby Olive11414.014 0
Calvin Tiggle111.00
Paul Osbaldiston100.00
Totals78912.727 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Orlondo Steinauer813817.252 1
Gerald Vaughn611819.760 1
Eric Carter58517.048 2
Rob Hitchcock47418.529 0
Derek Grier44711.846 1
Frank West4399.828 0
Calvin Tiggle36020.025 0
Gonzalo Floyd23718.537 0
Reggie Love144.00
Totals3760216.360 5


Player No. Yds Avg.
Joe Montford21.0164.07.8
Gonzalo Floyd7.055.07.9
Jeff Cummins6.043.07.2
Mike Philbrick4.033.08.2
Willie Whitehead3.021.07.0
Obie Spanic3.016.05.3
Tim Fleiszer2.014.07.0
Justin Ring1.011.011.0
Lamar McGriggs1.09.09.0
Rob Hitchcock1.09.09.0
Orlondo Steinauer1.05.05.0
Calvin Tiggle1.02.02.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Paul Osbaldiston0415014187
Ron Williams130000078
Archie Amerson35000048
Mike Morreale600036
Darren Flutie05000132
Danny McManus400024
Andrew Grigg40000024
Bobby Olive30000018
Eric Carter2000012
Trevor Shaw10006
Orlondo Steinauer0010006
Frank Rocca100006
Gerald Vaughn10006
Derek Grier10006
Mike Cawley10006
Chris George100006


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