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1998 New York Giants

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8-8-0, Finished 3rd in NFC East Division  · 1998 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -3.2, Offense: -4.3, Defense: 1.1, SoS: -1.9, avg is 0.0.

Scored 287 points (17.9/g), 23rd of 30 in the NFL. Allowed 309 points (19.3/g), 8th.
 Differential of -22 points (-1.4/g), 15th.  Expected W-L: 7.3-8.7.

Coach: Jim Fassel (8-8-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Jim Skipper
 Defensive Coordinator: John Fox

Stadium: Giants Stadium
 Training Camp: SUNY Albany (Albany, New York)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Danny Kanell 25 2 10 160 for 299, 1,603 yards, 11 td, 10 int, & 15 rushes for 36 yards and 0 td New York Giants / 4th / 130th pick / 1996
RB Gary Brown 29 7 11 247 rushes for 1,063 yards, 5 td, & 13 catches for 36 yards and 0 td Houston Oilers / 8th / 214th pick / 1991
FB Charles Way 26 3 15 113 rushes for 432 yards, 3 td, & 31 catches for 131 yards and 1 td New York Giants / 6th / 206th pick / 1995
WR Chris Calloway 30 8 16 62 catches for 812 yards, 6 td Pittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 97th pick / 1990
WR Ike Hilliard 22 1 16 51 catches for 715 yards, 2 td, & 1 rush for 4 yards and 0 td New York Giants / 1st / 7th pick / 1997
TE Howard Cross 31 9 16 13 catches for 90 yards, 0 td New York Giants / 6th / 158th pick / 1989
LT Roman Oben 26 2 16 New York Giants / 3rd / 66th pick / 1996
LG Greg Bishop 27 5 16 New York Giants / 4th / 93rd pick / 1993
C Lance Scott 26 1 16 1 fumble recovered Arizona Cardinals / 5th / 165th pick / 1995
RG Ron Stone 27 4 14 Dallas Cowboys / 4th / 96th pick / 1993
RT Scott Gragg 26 3 16 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 2nd / 54th pick / 1995
 Defensive Starters
LDE Michael Strahan*+ 27 5 15 15.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 2nd / 40th pick / 1993
LDT Robert Harris 29 6 10 3.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Minnesota Vikings / 2nd / 39th pick / 1992
RDT Keith Hamilton 27 6 16 7.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 4th / 99th pick / 1992
RDE Chad Bratzke 27 4 16 11.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 5th / 155th pick / 1994
LLB Jessie Armstead* 28 5 16 5.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 8th / 207th pick / 1993
MLB Corey Widmer 30 6 15 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 7th / 180th pick / 1992
RLB Marcus Buckley 27 5 12 1.5 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 3rd / 66th pick / 1993
LCB Phillippi Sparks 29 6 13 0.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 2nd / 41st pick / 1992
RCB Conrad Hamilton 24 2 15 1.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 7th / 214th pick / 1996
SS Sam Garnes 24 1 11 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 5th / 136th pick / 1997
FS Tito Wooten 27 4 13 3.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 4th / 1st pick / 1994 Supp
 Special Teams Starters
K Brad Daluiso 31 7 0 21 of 27 field goals & 32 of 32 extra points
P Brad Maynard 24 1 0 101 punts for a 45.2 average, 0 blocked New York Giants / 3rd / 95th pick / 1997
PR Amani Toomer 24 2 0 35 punt returns for a 7.2 average and 0 td New York Giants / 2nd / 34th pick / 1996
KR David Patten 24 1 0 43 kick returns for a 21.6 average and 1 td

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
84 Brian Alford 23 2 0 190 6-1 Purdue 6/7/1975 Rook 0 New York Giants / 3rd / 70th pick / 1998
98 Jessie Armstead* 28 LLB 16 16 237 6-1 Miami (FL) 10/26/1970 5 11 New York Giants / 8th / 207th pick / 1993
21 Tiki Barber 23 rb 16 4 200 5-10 Virginia 4/7/1975 1 4 New York Giants / 2nd / 36th pick / 1997
78 Greg Bishop 27 LG 16 16 305 6-5 Pacific 5/2/1971 5 7 New York Giants / 4th / 93rd pick / 1993
26 Kory Blackwell 26 5 0 185 5-11 Massachusetts 8/3/1972 Rook 0
77 Chad Bratzke 27 RDE 16 16 270 6-5 East. Kentucky 9/15/1971 4 9 New York Giants / 5th / 155th pick / 1994
33 Gary Brown 29 RB 16 11 230 5-11 Penn St. 7/1/1969 7 7 Houston Oilers / 8th / 214th pick / 1991
25 Curtis Buckley 28 6 0 186 6-0 Texas A&M-Commerce 9/25/1970 5 0
55 Marcus Buckley 27 RLB 14 12 240 6-3 Texas A&M 2/3/1971 5 6 New York Giants / 3rd / 66th pick / 1993
80 Chris Calloway 30 WR 16 16 188 5-10 Michigan 3/29/1968 8 7 Pittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 97th pick / 1990
18 Mike Cherry 25 1 0 226 6-3 Arkansas,Murray St. 12/15/1973 1 0 New York Giants / 6th / 171st pick / 1997
58 Doug Colman 25 16 0 250 6-2 Nebraska 6/4/1973 2 1 New York Giants / 6th / 171st pick / 1996
45 Greg Comella 23 16 0 248 6-1 Stanford 7/29/1975 Rook 0
87 Howard Cross 31 TE 16 16 270 6-5 Alabama 8/8/1967 9 1 New York Giants / 6th / 158th pick / 1989
3 Brad Daluiso 31 K 16 0 180 6-1 San Diego St.,UCLA 12/31/1967 7 3
43 Percy Ellsworth 24 SS 16 9 225 6-2 Virginia 10/19/1974 2 6
69 Derek Engler 24 11 0 300 6-5 Wisconsin 7/11/1974 1 1
52 Scott Galyon 24 lb 10 1 238 6-2 Tennessee 3/23/1974 2 2 New York Giants / 6th / 182nd pick / 1996
20 Sam Garnes 24 SS 11 11 225 6-3 Cincinnati 7/12/1974 1 5 New York Giants / 5th / 136th pick / 1997
74 Scott Gragg 26 RT 16 16 315 6-8 Montana 2/28/1972 3 7 New York Giants / 2nd / 54th pick / 1995
10 Kent Graham 30 qb 11 6 231 6-5 Notre Dame,Ohio St. 11/1/1968 6 4 New York Giants / 8th / 211th pick / 1992
24 Carlton Gray 27 db 14 3 198 6-0 UCLA 6/26/1971 5 2 Seattle Seahawks / 2nd / 30th pick / 1993
89 Andy Haase 24 te 7 1 260 6-4 Northern Colorado 7/10/1974 Rook 0
41 Conrad Hamilton 24 RCB 16 15 195 5-10 East. New Mexico 11/5/1974 2 7 New York Giants / 7th / 214th pick / 1996
75 Keith Hamilton 27 RDT 16 16 295 6-6 Pittsburgh 5/25/1971 6 8 New York Giants / 4th / 99th pick / 1992
97 Robert Harris 29 LDT 10 10 295 6-4 Southern 6/13/1969 6 5 Minnesota Vikings / 2nd / 39th pick / 1992
88 Ike Hilliard 22 WR 16 16 210 5-11 Florida 4/5/1976 1 6 New York Giants / 1st / 7th pick / 1997
79 Bernard Holsey 25 16 0 286 6-2 Duke 12/10/1973 2 1
94 Cedric Jones 24 de 16 1 275 6-4 Oklahoma 4/30/1974 2 2 New York Giants / 1st / 5th pick / 1996
86 Joe Jurevicius 24 wr 14 1 230 6-5 Penn St. 12/23/1974 Rook 1 New York Giants / 2nd / 55th pick / 1998
13 Danny Kanell 25 QB 10 10 218 6-3 Florida St. 11/21/1973 2 3 New York Giants / 4th / 130th pick / 1996
39 Jeremy Lincoln 29 db 16 1 180 5-10 Tennessee 4/7/1969 5 2 Chicago Bears / 3rd / 80th pick / 1992
9 Brad Maynard 24 P 16 0 186 6-1 Ball St. 2/9/1974 1 3 New York Giants / 3rd / 95th pick / 1997
51 Pete Monty 24 11 0 250 6-2 Wisconsin 7/3/1974 1 1 New York Giants / 4th / 103rd pick / 1997
72 Roman Oben 26 LT 16 16 305 6-4 Louisville 10/9/1972 2 7 New York Giants / 3rd / 66th pick / 1996
67 Lonnie Palelei 28 9 0 310 6-3 Purdue,UNLV 10/15/1970 5 1 Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 135th pick / 1993
83 David Patten 24 KR 12 0 190 5-10 West. Carolina 8/19/1974 1 2
99 Christian Peter 26 ldt 16 6 295 6-3 Nebraska 10/5/1972 1 4 New England Patriots / 5th / 149th pick / 1996
91 Ryan Phillips 24 lb 16 3 252 6-4 Idaho 2/7/1974 1 2 New York Giants / 3rd / 68th pick / 1997
85 Alfred Pupunu 29 9 0 260 6-2 Weber St. 10/17/1969 6 0
66 Jerry Reynolds 28 t 12 2 320 6-6 UNLV 4/2/1970 2 2 Cincinnati Bengals / 6th / 184th pick / 1994
34 Brandon Sanders 25 13 0 185 5-9 Arizona 6/10/1973 1 1
53 Lance Scott 26 C 16 16 300 6-3 Utah 2/15/1972 1 7 Arizona Cardinals / 5th / 165th pick / 1995
22 Phillippi Sparks 29 LCB 13 13 195 5-11 Arizona St. 4/15/1969 6 6 New York Giants / 2nd / 41st pick / 1992
65 Ron Stone 27 RG 14 14 325 6-5 Boston Col. 7/20/1971 4 6 Dallas Cowboys / 4th / 96th pick / 1993
92 Michael Strahan*+ 27 LDE 16 15 275 6-5 Texas Southern 11/21/1971 5 17 New York Giants / 2nd / 40th pick / 1993
81 Amani Toomer 24 PR 16 0 208 6-3 Michigan 9/8/1974 2 3 New York Giants / 2nd / 34th pick / 1996
30 Charles Way 26 FB 16 15 245 6-0 Virginia 12/27/1972 3 4 New York Giants / 6th / 206th pick / 1995
28 Tyrone Wheatley 26 5 0 235 6-0 Michigan 1/19/1972 3 0 New York Giants / 1st / 17th pick / 1995
62 Jason Whittle 23 1 0 305 6-4 SW Missouri St. 3/7/1975 Rook 0
90 Corey Widmer 30 MLB 16 15 256 6-3 Montana St. 12/25/1968 6 7 New York Giants / 7th / 180th pick / 1992
96 George Williams 23 2 0 294 6-3 North Carolina St. 12/8/1975 Rook 0
36 Shaun Williams 22 13 0 218 6-2 UCLA 10/10/1976 Rook 1 New York Giants / 1st / 24th pick / 1998
29 Tito Wooten 27 FS 14 13 191 6-0 North Carolina,La-Monroe 12/12/1971 4 5 New York Giants / 4th / 1st pick / 1994 Supp
47 Rodney Young 25 2 0 210 6-0 LSU 1/25/1973 3 0 New York Giants / 3rd / 85th pick / 1995
Team Total 26.0 16 243.5 6-2.1 3.0