1978 San Francisco 49ers Roster

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 2-14
Finishing 4th in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Fred O'Connor (1-6)
Coach: Pete McCulley (1-8)
Location: San Francisco, California
1978 San Francisco 49ers Statistics
1978 San Francisco 49ers Results

The San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League ended the 1978 season with a record of 2 wins and 14 losses, finishing fourth in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference. Fred O'Connor and Pete McCulley coached the team.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
68John AyersLGApril 14, 19536'5"258TexasCarrizo Springs, TX USA1613
41Mike BaldassinLBJuly 26, 19556'1"218WashingtonTacoma, WA USA160
84Elmo BoydWRJune 15, 19546'0"188East. KentuckyMuleshoe, TX USA95
82Lon BoyettTEDecember 24, 19536'6"240Cal State-NorthridgeLancaster, CA USA30
33Greg BoykinFBDecember 8, 19536'0"225NorthwesternRavenna, OH USA168
54Ed BradleyRLBApril 22, 19506'2"239Wake ForestBridgeport, CT USA1616
19Scott BullQBJune 8, 19536'5"211ArkansasCamden, AR USA165
57Dan BunzMLBOctober 7, 19556'4"226California-RiversideRoseville, CA USA1616
31Earl CarrRBJanuary 22, 19556'0"224FloridaTallahassee, FL USA140
10Mike ConnellPMarch 15, 19566'1"200CincinnatiSharon, PA USA160
24Chuck CristFSJanuary 16, 19516'2"205Penn St.Salamanca, NY USA1515
51Randy CrossCApril 25, 19546'3"259UCLABrooklyn, NY USA99
64Kyle DavisCOctober 1, 19526'3"240OklahomaCordell, OK USA70
17Steve DeBergQBJanuary 19, 19546'3"210San Jose St.Oakland, CA USA1211
62Walt DowningRGJune 11, 19566'3"259MichiganCoatesville, PA USA1615
72Cleveland ElamDTApril 5, 19526'4"252Tennessee St.Memphis, TN USA124
55Bruce EliaLBJanuary 10, 19536'1"222Ohio St.Hoboken, NJ USA160
71Keith FahnhorstRTFebruary 6, 19526'6"273MinnesotaSt. Cloud, MN USA1515
38Bob FerrellFBNovember 13, 19526'0"216UCLALos Angeles, CA USA168
75Ed GaligherRDTOctober 15, 19506'4"255UCLAHayward, CA USA1515
86Cedrick HardmanRDEOctober 4, 19486'3"255North TexasHouston, TX USA1616
50Joe HarrisLLBDecember 6, 19526'1"225Georgia TechFayetteville, NC USA1616
83Kenny HarrisonWRDecember 12, 19536'0"176SMUBeaumont, TX USA86
36Paul HoferRBMay 13, 19526'0"195MississippiMemphis, TN USA166
65Ernie HughesLGJanuary 24, 19556'3"259Notre DameBoise, ID USA1511
21Larry JonesWB-DBMarch 4, 19515'10"170Truman St.Lemoore, CA USA90
26Bob JurySSOctober 5, 19556'1"188PittsburghLos Angeles, CA USA158
60Steve KnutsonGOctober 5, 19516'3"254USCBagley, MN USA151
80Terry LeCountWRJuly 9, 19565'10"178FloridaJacksonville, FL USA33
42Tony LeonardLCBFebruary 28, 19535'11"170Virginia UnionRichmond, VA USA1210
22Eddie LewisRCBDecember 15, 19536'0"177KansasMobile, AL USA1616
81Ken MacAfeeTEJanuary 9, 19566'4"250Notre DamePortland, OR USA1313
76Willie McCrayDEJuly 17, 19536'5"234AlabamaFort Lee, VA USA160
25Wonder MondsDBMay 3, 19526'3"215NebraskaFort Pierce, FL USA160
53Dean MooreLBJanuary 26, 19556'2"210IowaBirmingham, AL USA160
58Mark NicholsLBOctober 23, 19566'3"225Colorado St.Columbus, OH USA150
42Ricky OdomDBSeptember 16, 19566'0"183USCJonesboro, LA USA33
56Fred QuillanCJanuary 27, 19566'5"261OregonWest Palm Beach, FL USA147
78Archie ReeseLDEFebruary 4, 19566'3"267ClemsonMayesville, SC USA1613
49Vern RobersonFSAugust 3, 19526'1"195Grambling St.Natchitoches, LA USA1612
85Paul SealTEFebruary 27, 19526'4"222MichiganDetroit, MI USA145
84Mike ShumannWROctober 13, 19556'1"178Florida St.Louisville, KY USA61
32O.J. SimpsonRBJuly 9, 19476'2"212USCSan Francisco, CA USA1010
67Ron SingletonLTApril 15, 19526'7"260Grambling St.New Orleans, LA USA149
88Freddie SolomonWRJanuary 11, 19535'11"185TampaSumter, SC USA1615
87Jack SteptoePRJanuary 21, 19566'1"173UtahLos Angeles, CA USA60
23Bruce ThreadgillDB-QBMay 7, 19566'0"190Mississippi St.Nocona, TX USA140
35Elliott WalkerRBSeptember 10, 19565'11"193PittsburghIndianola, MS USA90
74Jimmy WebbLDTApril 13, 19526'5"247Mississippi St.Jackson, MS USA1616
14Ray WerschingKAugust 21, 19505'11"213CaliforniaMondsee, Austria160
30Dave WilliamsKRMarch 10, 19546'2"210ColoradoMinden, LA USA160