1978 Green Bay Packers Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 8-7-1
Finishing 1st in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Bart Starr (8-7-1)
Location: Green Bay, Wisconsin
1978 Green Bay Packers Roster
The Green Bay Packers of the National Football League ended the 1978 season with a record of 8 wins and 7 losses and 1 ties, finishing first in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference.
Green Bay ran up 249 points, while the defense gave up 269. Terdell Middleton carried the ball for a team-best 1,116 yards for the Packers.
David Whitehurst passed for 2,093 yards. James Lofton snagged 46 passes for 818 yards. Barty Smith was targeted regularly, too.
The sticky-fingered defense led the way with 47 turnovers. Willie Buchanon intercepted 9 opponent throws.
Bart Starr coached the team.
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Regular Season Points For: 249
Regular Season Points Against: 269
|September 3, 1978||Green Bay Packers 13 at Detroit Lions 7||W||0-0-0||1-0-0||1-0-0|
|September 10, 1978||New Orleans Saints 17 at Green Bay Packers 28||W||1-0-0||1-0-0||2-0-0||Milwaukee|
|September 17, 1978||Oakland Raiders 28 at Green Bay Packers 3||L||1-1-0||1-0-0||2-1-0|
|September 24, 1978||Green Bay Packers 24 at San Diego Chargers 3||W||1-1-0||2-0-0||3-1-0|
|October 1, 1978||Detroit Lions 14 at Green Bay Packers 35||W||2-1-0||2-0-0||4-1-0||Milwaukee|
|October 8, 1978||Chicago Bears 14 at Green Bay Packers 24||W||3-1-0||2-0-0||5-1-0|
|October 15, 1978||Seattle Seahawks 28 at Green Bay Packers 45||W||4-1-0||2-0-0||6-1-0||Milwaukee|
|October 22, 1978||Green Bay Packers 7 at Minnesota Vikings 21||L||4-1-0||2-1-0||6-2-0|
|October 29, 1978||Tampa Bay Buccaneers 7 at Green Bay Packers 9||W||5-1-0||2-1-0||7-2-0|
|November 5, 1978||Green Bay Packers 3 at Philadelphia Eagles 10||L||5-1-0||2-2-0||7-3-0|
|November 12, 1978||Dallas Cowboys 42 at Green Bay Packers 14||L||5-2-0||2-2-0||7-4-0||Milwaukee|
|November 19, 1978||Green Bay Packers 3 at Denver Broncos 16||L||5-2-0||2-3-0||7-5-0|
|November 26, 1978||Minnesota Vikings 10 at Green Bay Packers 10||T||5-2-1||2-3-0||7-5-1||OT|
|December 3, 1978||Green Bay Packers 17 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 7||W||5-2-1||3-3-0||8-5-1|
|December 10, 1978||Green Bay Packers 0 at Chicago Bears 14||L||5-2-1||3-4-0||8-6-1|
|December 17, 1978||Green Bay Packers 14 at Los Angeles Rams 31||L||5-2-1||3-5-0||8-7-1|