1998 Arena Football League season

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The 1998 Arena Football League season was the 12th season of the Arena Football League. The league champions were the Orlando Predators, who defeated the Tampa Bay Storm in ArenaBowl XII.

Standings[edit]

Team Overall Division
Wins Losses Percentage Wins Losses Percentage
National Conference
Eastern Division
Albany Firebirds 10 4 0.714 2 2 0.500
New Jersey Red Dogs 8 6 0.571 3 1 0.750
New York CityHawks 3 11 0.214 1 3 0.250
Southern Division
Tampa Bay Storm 12 2 0.857 4 2 0.667
Orlando Predators 9 5 0.643 3 3 0.500
Nashville Kats 9 5 0.643 5 1 0.833
Florida Bobcats 3 11 0.214 0 6 0.000
American Conference
Central Division
Houston Thunderbears 8 6 0.571 6 0 1.000
Milwaukee Mustangs 7 7 0.500 4 2 0.667
Iowa Barnstormers 5 9 0.357 1 5 0.167
Grand Rapids Rampage 3 11 0.214 1 5 0.167
Western Division
Arizona Rattlers 10 4 0.714 4 0 1.000
San Jose SaberCats 7 7 0.500 2 2 0.500
Portland Forest Dragons 4 10 0.286 0 4 0.000
  • Green indicates clinched playoff berth
  • Purple indicates division champion
  • Grey indicates best regular season record

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals ArenaBowl XII
                 
1 Tampa Bay 12–2 65
8 San Jose 7–7 46
1 Tampa Bay 13–2 49
7 New Jersey 9–6 23
2 Albany 10–4 59
7 New Jersey 8–6 66
1 Tampa Bay 14–2 31
4 Orlando 11–5 62
3 Arizona 10–4 50
6 Houston 8–6 36
3 Arizona 11–4 33
4 Orlando 10–5 38
4 Orlando 9–5 58
5 Nashville 9–5 43