1978 Oakland Raiders 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
9-7-0 0-0 4913 2727 2186 43 309 4894 2711 2183 43 299
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The Oakland Raiders' nineteenth season was in 1978, and it was the tenth season John Madden served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 9-7-0, 4-4-0 at home and 5-3-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Denver Broncos 6-14
Week 2 @ San Diego Chargers 21-20
Week 3 @ Green Bay Packers 28-3
Week 4 New England Patriots 14-21
Week 5 @ Chicago Bears 25-19
Week 6 Houston Oilers 21-17
Week 7 Kansas City Chiefs 28-6
Week 8 @ Seattle Seahawks 7-27
Week 9 San Diego Chargers 23-27
Week 10 @ Kansas City Chiefs 20-10
Week 11 @ Cincinnati Bengals 34-21
Week 12 Detroit Lions 29-17
Week 13 Seattle Seahawks 16-17
Week 14 Denver Broncos 6-21
Week 15 @ Miami Dolphins 6-23
Week 16 Minnesota Vikings 27-20

Coaches

Head Coach: John Madden Wide Receivers Coach: Tom Flores, Lew Erber Offensive Line Coach: Oliver Spencer Offensive Backfield Coach: Lew Erber Defensive Line Coach: Tom Dahms Defensive Backs Coach: Ray Willsey Special Teams Coach: Jim Sweeney, Steve Ortmayer Assistant Coach: Joe Madro Director of Football Operations: Steve Ortmayer