1978 Seattle Seahawks Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 9-7
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Jack Patera (9-7)
Location: Seattle, Washington
1978 Seattle Seahawks Statistics
1978 Seattle Seahawks Roster

The Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League ended the 1978 season with a record of 9 wins and 7 losses, finishing second in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference.

The Seahawks chalked up 345 points, but the wobbly defensive unit conceded 358. Sherman Smith ran for a team-best 805 yards for Seattle, and David Sims also contributed to the rushing attack.

Jim Zorn triggered the aerial attack, passing for 3,283 yards. Steve Largent snagged 71 passes for 1,168 yards.

Cornell Webster intercepted 5 errant tosses from the opposition.

Jack Patera coached the team.

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Regular Season Points For: 345
Regular Season Points Against: 358

Date Game Res Home Road Record
September 3, 1978 San Diego Chargers 24 at Seattle Seahawks 20 L 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
September 10, 1978 Seattle Seahawks 10 at Pittsburgh Steelers 21 L 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-2-0
September 17, 1978 Seattle Seahawks 24 at New York Jets 17 W 0-1-0 1-1-0 1-2-0
September 24, 1978 Detroit Lions 16 at Seattle Seahawks 28 W 1-1-0 1-1-0 2-2-0
October 1, 1978 Seattle Seahawks 7 at Denver Broncos 28 L 1-1-0 1-2-0 2-3-0
October 8, 1978 Minnesota Vikings 28 at Seattle Seahawks 29 W 2-1-0 1-2-0 3-3-0
October 15, 1978 Seattle Seahawks 28 at Green Bay Packers 45 L 2-1-0 1-3-0 3-4-0 Milwaukee
October 22, 1978 Oakland Raiders 7 at Seattle Seahawks 27 W 3-1-0 1-3-0 4-4-0
October 29, 1978 Denver Broncos 20 at Seattle Seahawks 17 L 3-2-0 1-3-0 4-5-0 OT
November 5, 1978 Seattle Seahawks 31 at Chicago Bears 29 W 3-2-0 2-3-0 5-5-0
November 12, 1978 Baltimore Colts 17 at Seattle Seahawks 14 L 3-3-0 2-3-0 5-6-0
November 19, 1978 Seattle Seahawks 13 at Kansas City Chiefs 10 W 3-3-0 3-3-0 6-6-0
November 26, 1978 Seattle Seahawks 17 at Oakland Raiders 16 W 3-3-0 4-3-0 7-6-0
December 3, 1978 Cleveland Browns 24 at Seattle Seahawks 47 W 4-3-0 4-3-0 8-6-0
December 10, 1978 Seattle Seahawks 10 at San Diego Chargers 37 L 4-3-0 4-4-0 8-7-0
December 17, 1978 Kansas City Chiefs 19 at Seattle Seahawks 23 W 5-3-0 4-4-0 9-7-0


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