Buffalo Bills at Miami Dolphins 24 to 31

Sunday, September 17, 1978, Week 3

The Buffalo Bills played the Miami Dolphins in Miami on Sunday, September 17, 1978, Week 3 of the 1978 season. The Dolphins won by a score of 31-24.


Buffalo Bills offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
349 221 128 1 17

Coaches

Head Coach: Chuck Knox Offensive Coordinator: Ray Prochaska Defensive Coordinator: Tom Catlin Quarterbacks Coach: Kay Stephenson Wide Receivers Coach: Jack Donaldson Offensive Line Coach: Ray Prochaska Running Backs Coach: Elijah Pitts Defensive Line Coach: Willie Zapalac Linebackers Coach: Tom Catlin Defensive Backs Coach: Jim Wagstaff Special Teams Coach: Steve Moore, Elijah Pitts


Miami Dolphins offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
373 88 285 1 18

Coaches

Head Coach: Don Shula Assistant Head Coach-Defense: Bill Arnsparger Running Game Coordinator: John Sandusky Passing Game Coordinator: Howard Schnellenberger Running Defense Coordinator: Mike Scarry Wide Receivers Coach: Howard Schnellenberger Offensive Line Coach: John Sandusky Offensive Assistant Coach: Howard Schnellenberger Offensive Backs Coach: Carl Taseff Defensive Line Coach: Mike Scarry Defensive Backs Coach: Tom Keane Special Teams Coach: Carl Taseff Punting Coach: Tom Keane Scout: Steve Crosby