1978 New York Jets 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 4857 2607 2250 37 277 5524 2823 2701 40 324
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The New York Jets' nineteenth season was in 1978, and it was the second season Walt Michaels served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 8-8-0, 4-4-0 at home and 4-4-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Miami Dolphins 33-20
Week 2 @ Buffalo Bills 21-20
Week 3 Seattle Seahawks 17-24
Week 4 @ Washington Redskins 3-23
Week 5 Pittsburgh Steelers 17-28
Week 6 Buffalo Bills 45-14
Week 7 @ Baltimore Colts 33-10
Week 8 St. Louis Cardinals 23-10
Week 9 @ New England Patriots 21-55
Week 10 @ Denver Broncos 31-28
Week 11 @ Philadelphia Eagles 9-17
Week 12 New England Patriots 17-19
Week 13 @ Miami Dolphins 24-13
Week 14 Baltimore Colts 24-16
Week 15 @ Cleveland Browns 34-37
Week 16 Dallas Cowboys 7-30

Coaches

Head Coach: Walt Michaels Quarterbacks Coach: Dan Henning, John, Sr. Idzik Wide Receivers Coach: Dan Henning Offensive Backfield Coach: Bob Ledbetter Defensive Line Coach: Dan Sekanovich Linebackers Coach: Joe Haering, Joe Gardi Special Teams Coach: Joe Haering