1998 Toronto Argonauts Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 9-9 18
Finishing 3rd in the CFL's East Division
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Semifinal
Coach: Don Matthews (9-9)
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1998 Toronto Argonauts Roster
1998 Toronto Argonauts Results

The Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League ended the 1998 season with a record of 9 wins and 9 losses for 18 points, finishing third in the CFL's East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

Toronto scored only 386 points, worst in the league, while the defensive squad surrendered 373. Kerwin Bell directed the offense, passing for 4,991 yards. Derrell Mitchell snagged 160 passes for 2,000 yards, while Nigel Williams was targeted regularly also.

Michael Clemons carried the ball for a team-best 610 yards for the Argonauts.

Les Smith seized 6 opponent throws. Demetrious Maxie sacked quarterbacks 8 times.

Don Matthews coached the team. The 1998 Toronto Argonauts lost in the Division Semifinal.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Kerwin Bell56838267.349918.8274.8142.566100.3
Jay Barker17410459.812767.331.784.64669.0
Nealon Greene151066.71238.200.000.04091.8


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Michael Clemons1486104.125 3
Jay Barker341765.217 3
Kerwin Bell19703.710 0
Duane Dmytryshyn10464.612 1
Anthony Bookman6416.826 0
Nealon Greene7415.914 0
Tony Smith23261.11
Derrell Mitchell3196.315 0
Noel Prefontaine3155.00
Demetrious Maxie263.00
Totals25510504.126 8


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Derrell Mitchell160200012.546 10
Michael Clemons9399510.741 6
Paul Masotti6689713.666 2
Nigel Williams61105717.365 5
Duane Dmytryshyn4765113.947 3
Andrew English3844311.745 0
Andre Kirwan1519412.931 1
Tony Smith5408.013 1
Terrence Warren4266.514 0
Steve Smith33612.025 0
Andre Batson22311.515 2
Jeremy O'Day11717.017 0
Sherman Smith199.00
Totals496638812.966 30


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Arek Bigos3232100.0362363.991111
Noel Prefontaine1212100.0231043.5936192353.470051


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Noel Prefontaine132616946.78610

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Kato Hitson1432823.488 2
Steve Smith191809.539 0
Les Smith1417912.848 0
Anthony Bookman171227.222 0
Tony Smith171166.822 0
Sherman Smith10747.419 0
Michael Clemons10676.715 0
James Dye8597.413 0
Marcello Simmons177.01
Totals110113210.388 3

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tony Smith1226822.346 0
Steve Smith1224920.837 0
Anthony Bookman718726.735 0
Kato Hitson716924.141 0
Michael Clemons814918.634 0
Nigel Williams611719.529 0
Les Smith48922.235 0
Sherman Smith36622.023 0
James Dye46616.534 0
Adrion Smith24723.532 0
Jeremy O'Day188.00
Derrell Mitchell177.00
Totals67142221.246 0

Missed Field Goal Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tony Smith38327.733 0
Kato Hitson26733.542 0
Anthony Bookman26432.038 0
Adrion Smith26130.534 0
Derrell Mitchell13737.037 0
Totals1031231.242 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Les Smith6579.540 0
Antonious Bonner37625.358 1
Kelly Wiltshire34816.028 1
Donald Smith33110.328 0
Adrion Smith200.00
Maurice Miller111.00
Fakhir Brown100.00
Totals1921311.258 2


Player No. Yds Avg.
Demetrious Maxie8.051.06.4
Jermaine Haley7.036.05.1
Mike O'Shea6.058.09.7
Toddrick McIntosh5.040.08.0
Kelly Wiltshire4.029.07.2
Marcello Simmons4.029.07.2
Maurice Miller4.018.04.5
Eric Johnson2.021.010.5
Antonious Bonner1.07.07.0
Les Smith1.05.05.0
Roger Dunbrack1.01.01.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Arek Bigos233210111
Noel Prefontaine010121961
Derrell Mitchell0100000060
Michael Clemons360000054
Nigel Williams5000030
Duane Dmytryshyn1300024
Jay Barker300018
Tony Smith1100000012
Andre Batson2000012
Kelly Wiltshire1100012
Paul Masotti200012
Kato Hitson20000012
Marcello Simmons100006
Andre Kirwan10006
Antonious Bonner100006


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