1978 Philadelphia Eagles Roster

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 9-7
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Wild Card
Coach: Dick Vermeil (9-7)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1978 Philadelphia Eagles Statistics
1978 Philadelphia Eagles Results

The Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League ended the 1978 season with a record of 9 wins and 7 losses, finishing second in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

Philadelphia scored 270 points, while the stingy defense allowed 250. Wilbert Montgomery carried the ball for a team-leading 1,220 yards for the Eagles.

Ron Jaworski threw for 2,487 yards. Harold Carmichael topped pass catchers, grabbing 55 passes for 1,072 yards.

The larcenous defense created 48 turnovers. Herman Edwards intercepted 7 opponent throws.

Dick Vermeil coached the team. The 1978 Philadelphia Eagles lost in the Wild Card.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
38Larry BarnesRBJuly 17, 19545'11"220Tennessee St.Bessemer, AL USA70
66Bill BergeyLILBFebruary 9, 19456'4"243Arkansas St.South Dayton, NY USA1616
34James BettersonRBAugust 20, 19546'0"210North CarolinaBlackshear, GA USA90
25Bill BryantDBFebruary 24, 19515'11"195Grambling St.Shreveport, LA USA30
95John BuntingLOLBJuly 15, 19506'1"220North CarolinaPortland, ME USA66
67Lem BurnhamDEAugust 30, 19476'4"236U.S. InternationalWinter Haven, FL USA150
37Billy CampfieldKRAugust 20, 19565'11"200KansasLas Vegas, NV USA162
17Harold CarmichaelWRSeptember 22, 19496'8"225SouthernJacksonville, FL USA1616
71Ken ClarkeNT-DTAugust 28, 19566'2"268SyracuseSavannah, GA USA160
46Herman EdwardsRCBApril 27, 19546'0"194CaliforniaFort Monmouth, NJ USA1616
13Rick EnglesPAugust 18, 19545'11"177TulsaTulsa, OK USA60
30Cleveland FranklinRBApril 24, 19556'2"216BaylorBrenham, TX USA164
53Dennis FranksCMay 29, 19536'1"241MichiganMcKeesport, PA USA160
64Ed GeorgeTAugust 10, 19466'4"270FerrumNorfolk, VA USA160
33Louie GiammonaRBMarch 3, 19535'9"180Utah St.St. Helena, CA USA70
78Carl HairstonRDEDecember 15, 19526'3"260Md-Eastern ShoreMartinsville, VA USA1616
68Dennis HarrisonLDEJuly 31, 19566'8"275VanderbiltCleveland, OH USA166
89Wally HenryWROctober 30, 19545'8"175UCLASan Diego, CA USA30
35Mike HoganFBNovember 1, 19546'2"213Tenn-ChattanoogaFloyd County, GA USA1412
23Bob HowardLCBNovember 24, 19446'2"174Cal Poly-San Luis ObispoTallulah, LA USA106
7Ron JaworskiQBMarch 23, 19516'2"196Youngstown St.Lackawanna, NY USA1616
65Charlie JohnsonNTFebruary 17, 19526'3"266ColoradoWest Columbia, TX USA1616
49Eric JohnsonDBJuly 23, 19526'1"192Washington St.Ephrata, WA USA160
72Wade KeyLGOctober 14, 19466'5"245TexasSan Antonio, TX USA1312
84Keith KrepfleTEFebruary 4, 19526'3"227Iowa St.Dubuque, IA USA1010
88Bill LarsonTEOctober 7, 19536'4"225Colorado St.Greenfield, IA USA51
55Frank LeMasterRILBMarch 12, 19526'2"232KentuckyLexington, KY USA1616
41Randy LoganSSMay 1, 19516'1"195MichiganDetroit, MI USA1616
63Tom LukenLGJune 15, 19506'3"253PurdueCincinnati, OH USA166
32Herb LuskRBFebruary 19, 19536'0"190Long Beach St.Memphis, TN USA30
54Drew MahalicROLBMay 22, 19536'4"225Notre DameAlbany, NY USA98
2Mike MichelPAugust 4, 19545'10"177StanfordVentura, CA USA100
81Oren MiddlebrookWRJanuary 23, 19536'2"185Arkansas St.Aberdeen, MS USA160
1Nick Mike-MayerKMarch 1, 19505'8"186TempleBologna, Italy120
31Wilbert MontgomeryRBSeptember 16, 19545'10"196Jackson St.Greenville, MS USA1414
50Guy MorrissCMay 13, 19516'4"255TCUColorado City, TX USA1616
57Mike OsbornLBNovember 19, 19556'5"235Kansas St.San Antonio, TX USA161
86Richard OsborneTEOctober 31, 19536'3"230Texas A&MWichita, KS USA167
20John OutlawLCBJanuary 8, 19455'10"180Jackson St.Clarksdale, MS USA148
83Vince PapaleWRFebruary 9, 19466'2"195St. Joseph's (PA)Chester, PA USA130
82Ken PayneWROctober 6, 19506'1"185LangstonOklahoma City, OK USA169
69Woody PeoplesRGAugust 16, 19436'2"252Grambling St.Birmingham, AL USA1514
52Ray PhillipsLBMarch 18, 19546'4"224NebraskaFordyce, AR USA104
26John SandersFSJanuary 11, 19506'1"175South DakotaChicago, IL USA1515
21John SciarraPRMarch 2, 19545'11"185UCLALos Angeles, CA USA162
76Jerry SisemoreRTJuly 16, 19516'4"265TexasOlton, TX USA1616
79Manny SistrunkLDEJune 16, 19476'5"269Ark-Pine BluffMontgomery, AL USA1610
85Charlie SmithWRJuly 26, 19506'1"185Grambling St.Monroe, LA USA145
58Terry TautoloLBAugust 30, 19546'2"232UCLACorona, CA USA162
75Stan WaltersLTMay 27, 19486'6"275SyracuseRutherford, NJ USA1616
11John WaltonQBOctober 4, 19476'2"210Elizabeth City St.Elizabeth City, NC USA40
51Reggie WilkesLOLBMay 27, 19566'4"235Georgia TechPine Bluff, AR USA1613
47Charles WilliamsDBSeptember 14, 19536'1"180Jackson St.Magee, MS USA71


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