1978 New York Giants 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
6-10-0 0-0 4449 2145 2304 39 246 5043 2386 2657 39 316
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The New York Giants' fifty-fourth season was in 1978, and it was the third season John McVay served as the head coach of the team. The Giants played their home games at Giants Stadium. They finished the season 6-10-0, 5-3-0 at home and 1-7-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 19-13
Week 2 Dallas Cowboys 24-34
Week 3 Kansas City Chiefs 26-10
Week 4 San Francisco 49ers 27-10
Week 5 @ Atlanta Falcons 20-23
Week 6 @ Dallas Cowboys 3-24
Week 7 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17-14
Week 8 Washington Redskins 17-6
Week 9 @ New Orleans Saints 17-28
Week 10 @ St. Louis Cardinals 10-20
Week 11 @ Washington Redskins 13-16
Week 12 Philadelphia Eagles 17-19
Week 13 @ Buffalo Bills 17-41
Week 14 Los Angeles Rams 17-20
Week 15 St. Louis Cardinals 17-0
Week 16 @ Philadelphia Eagles 3-20

Coaches

Head Coach: John McVay Offensive Coordinator: Bob Gibson Defensive Coordinator: Dick Modzelewski Wide Receivers Coach: Lindy Infante Offensive Line Coach: Jerry Wampfler Running Backs Coach: Allan Webb Linebackers Coach: Joe Galat Special Teams Coach: Jay Fry, Allan Webb Director of Player Personnel: Jim Lee Howell Scout: Roosevelt Brown, Ken Kavanaugh