1998 Denver Broncos Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 14-2
Finishing 1st in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference
Postseason: 3-0 Won Super Bowl
Coach: Mike Shanahan (14-2)
Location: Denver, Colorado
1998 Denver Broncos Roster
1998 Denver Broncos Results

The Denver Broncos of the National Football League ended the 1998 season with a record of 14 wins and 2 losses, finishing first in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-0.

The Broncos moved the ball well, scoring 501 points, and the defensive squad gave up 309. Terrell Davis powered the ground game, running for a 2,008 yards for Denver.

John Elway threw for 2,806 yards. Rod Smith paced the receiving corps, hauling in 86 passes for 1,222 yards. Ed McCaffrey provided receiving help, too.

Darrien Gordon intercepted 4 opponent throws. Trevor Pryce and Maa Tanuvasa each sacked opposing passers 8.5 times, topping a defense credited with 47 sacks.

Mike Shanahan coached the team. The 1998 Denver Broncos won the Super Bowl.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
John Elway35621059.028067.9226.2102.8581813593.0
Bubby Brister1317859.59867.5107.632.34874999.0
Rod Smith11100.01414.000.000.01400118.8
Brian Griese3133.320.700.0133.32002.8
Totals49129059.138087.8326.5142.958 25184


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Terrell Davis39220085.170 21
Derek Loville531613.012 2
Bubby Brister191025.438 1
John Elway37942.516 1
Rod Smith66310.537 0
Vaughn Hebron9313.41
Howard Griffith4133.216 0
Tom Rouen100.00
Brian Griese4-4-1.00
Totals52524684.770 26


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rod Smith86122214.258 6
Ed McCaffrey64105316.548 10
Shannon Sharpe6476812.038 10
Terrell Davis252178.735 2
Willie Green1619412.150 1
Howard Griffith15976.515 3
Marcus Nash47619.031 0
Dwayne Carswell45112.815 0
Byron Chamberlain33511.716 0
Detron Smith3248.016 0
Derek Loville22914.515 0
Vaughn Hebron252.50
Justin Armour12323.023 0
John Elway11414.014 0
Totals290380813.158 32


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jason Elam5858100.0272385.2127
Tom Rouen10.00


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Tom Rouen66309746.976

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Darrien Gordon3437911.144 0
George Coghill3206.70
Tito Paul100.00
Totals3839910.544 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Vaughn Hebron46121626.495 1
Derek Loville610517.525 0
Detron Smith35117.021 0
Keith Burns2178.517 0
Maa Tanuvasa11313.013 0
Totals58140224.295 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Darrien Gordon412531.255 1
Ray Crockett310535.080 1
Darrius Johnson27939.545 0
Bill Romanowski22211.018 0
Glenn Cadrez2115.50
Tyrone Braxton17272.072 0
George Coghill12020.020 0
Steve Atwater144.00
Neil Smith122.00
Trevor Pryce111.00
John Mobley1-2-2.0-2 0
Totals1943923.180 2


Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF
John Mobley102.59319001000
Darrien Gordon6158601101
Glenn Cadrez665620000001
Bill Romanowski63.55517003002
Ray Crockett48.54650
Steve Atwater4943120
Maa Tanuvasa39.5341102-101
Tyrone Braxton36336000001
Trevor Pryce3731120
Keith Traylor2824801000
Eric Brown27.524701001
Neil Smith23.5207000001
Harald Hasselbach20192
Marvin Washington18.5149
Alfred Williams11.5103
Tory James10.510101000
Keith Burns87211000
George Coghill6.5610
Mike Lodish5.551
Seth Joyner4.541
Tito Paul33011000
John Elway72-180
Rod Smith021110
Vaughn Hebron0100
Bubby Brister21-10
Harry Swayne01000
Terrell Davis2100
Tom Rouen10-1500
Brian Griese10-100
Ed McCaffrey1000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Terrell Davis212000138
Jason Elam23580127
Ed McCaffrey10000162
Shannon Sharpe1000060
Rod Smith06100042
Howard Griffith0300018
Vaughn Hebron10100012
Derek Loville20000012
Ray Crockett10006
Willie Green10006
John Elway100006
Darrien Gordon010006
Bubby Brister10006