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1978 Washington Redskins 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 4647 2565 2082 37 261 4914 2378 2536 32 283
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The Washington Redskins' forty-seventh season was in 1978. During the offseason they hired Jack Pardee to lead the team. Pardee brought three years of experience as a head coach. They finished the season 8-8-0, 5-3-0 at home and 3-5-0 on the road. At the end of the season, John Riggins was awarded with the Comeback Player of the Year award.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ 16-14
Week 2 35-30
Week 3 @ 28-10
Week 4 23-3
Week 5 9-5
Week 6 @ 21-19
Week 7 @ 10-17
Week 8 @ 6-17
Week 9 38-20
Week 10 @ 17-21
Week 11 16-13
Week 12 17-27
Week 13 @ 10-37
Week 14 0-16
Week 15 @ 17-20
Week 16 10-14

Coaches

Head Coach: Offensive Coordinator: Defensive Coordinator: Defensive Line Coach: Director of Player Personnel: Personnel Scout: Administrative Assistant: Executive Assistant to the General Manager: