1978 Cincinnati Bengals Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 4-12
Finishing 4th in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Bill Johnson (0-5)
Coach: Homer Rice (4-7)
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
1978 Cincinnati Bengals Roster
1978 Cincinnati Bengals Results

The Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League ended the 1978 season with a record of 4 wins and 12 losses, finishing fourth in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference.

The Bengals scored 252 points, and the defensive unit surrendered 284. Pete Johnson carried the ball for a team-best 762 yards for Cincinnati.

Ken Anderson threw for 2,219 yards. Isaac Curtis paced all receivers, grabbing 47 passes for 737 yards.

Dick Jauron picked off 4 opponent throws.

Bill Johnson and Homer Rice coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Ken Anderson31917354.222197.0103.1226.9573023758.0
John Reaves1447451.47905.532.185.65186151.6
Archie Griffin3266.7217.0133.300.01800126.4
Rob Hertel4125.
Totals47025053.230396.5143.0306.457 38298


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Pete Johnson1807624.250 7
Archie Griffin1324843.730 0
Deacon Turner843334.065 0
Boobie Clark401874.720 0
Ken Anderson291675.816 1
Lenvil Elliott29752.612 0
Tony Davis21572.715 2
John Reaves6508.320 0
Tom Dinkel12020.020 0
Isaac Curtis111.00
Rob Hertel100.00
Dennis Law1-1-1.0-1 0
Don Bass1-4-4.0-4 0
Totals52621314.165 10


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Isaac Curtis4773715.757 3
Archie Griffin352848.127 3
Pete Johnson312367.634 0
Billy Brooks3050616.945 2
Don Bass2744716.651 4
Pat McInally1518912.649 0
Jim Corbett1218715.651 0
Rick Walker1212610.528 2
Lenvil Elliott121008.318 0
Boobie Clark11736.626 0
Deacon Turner11504.50
Dennis Law58116.220 0
Tony Davis22311.514 0
Totals250303912.257 14


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Chris Bahr292689.7301653.374


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Pat McInally91391943.165
Chris Bahr410827.041

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tony Davis221305.912 0
Dennis Law251064.217 0
Dick Jauron33210.715 0
Don Bass382.70
Louis Breeden6-12-2.00
Totals592644.517 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ray Griffin3778721.339 0
Don Bass713819.733 0
Archie Griffin49423.526 0
Tony Davis35117.021 0
Dennis Law23015.017 0
Deacon Turner12424.024 0
Jim Corbett11515.015 0
Louis Breeden11212.012 0
Boobie Clark11111.011 0
Ted Vincent122.00
Totals58116420.139 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dick Jauron45213.024 1
Scott Perry35919.739 2
Ken Riley33311.017 0
Louis Breeden3258.318 0
Melvin Morgan16464.064 0
Ron Shumon14848.048 0
Marvin Cobb11313.013 0
Reggie Williams11111.011 0
Jim LeClair11111.011 0
Eddie Edwards122.00
Tom Dinkel111.00
Totals2031916.064 3

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Chris Bahr1626074
Pete Johnson7000042
Don Bass0400100030
Isaac Curtis0300018
Archie Griffin03000018
Scott Perry2100018
Rick Walker200012
Billy Brooks200012
Tony Davis200000012
Dick Jauron010006
Ken Anderson10006
Gary Burley00012


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