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1978 Cleveland Browns schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
8-8-0 0-0 5347 2859 2488 50 293 5352 3203 2149 45 329
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The Cleveland Browns' thirty-third season was in 1978. During the offseason they hired Sam Rutigliano to lead the team. Rutigliano previously was the wide receivers coach of the New Orleans Saints and had eleven years of coaching experience in the AFL and NFL. They finished the season 8-8-0, 5-3-0 at home and 3-5-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 24-7
Week 2 13-10
Week 3 @ 24-16
Week 4 @ 9-15
Week 5 13-16
Week 6 @ 24-16
Week 7 14-34
Week 8 @ 3-17
Week 9 41-20
Week 10 @ 10-14
Week 11 7-19
Week 12 @ 45-24
Week 13 30-19
Week 14 @ 24-47
Week 15 37-34
Week 16 @ 16-48

Coaches

Head Coach: Quarterbacks Coach: , Wide Receivers Coach: Running Backs Coach: Linebackers Coach: Defensive Backfield Coach: Special Teams Coach: , Assistant Coach: Film Coordinator: Athletic Trainer: