1978 Oakland Raiders Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 9-7
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: John Madden (9-7)
Location: Oakland, California
1978 Oakland Raiders Roster
1978 Oakland Raiders Results

The Oakland Raiders 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 Raiders scored 311 points, and the defensive squad surrendered 283. Mark van Eeghen ran for a team-best 1,080 yards for Oakland.

Ken Stabler passed for 2,944 yards. Dave Casper paced pass catchers, hauling in 62 passes for 852 yards, while Cliff Branch provided receiving help, too.

Charlie Phillips snatched 6 errant tosses from the opposition.

John Madden coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Ken Stabler40623758.429447.3163.9307.4493734763.3
David Humm261453.81515.800.013.82322155.1
Dave Casper100.
Totals43325158.030957.1163.7317.249 39368


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mark van Eeghen27010804.034 9
Arthur Whittington1726613.826 7
Terry Robiskie491893.918 2
Pete Banaszak431373.210 0
Booker Russell11655.915 0
Harold Hart7446.316 0
Morris Bradshaw155.00
Dave Casper155.00
Clarence Davis1440.30
Ken Stabler400.00
David Humm5-4-0.80
Totals57721863.834 18


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dave Casper6285213.744 9
Cliff Branch4970914.541 1
Morris Bradshaw4055213.844 2
Mark van Eeghen2729110.833 0
Arthur Whittington231064.620 0
Fred Biletnikoff2028514.249 2
Raymond Chester1314611.227 2
Pete Banaszak77811.120 0
Terry Robiskie55110.221 0
Clarence Davis4246.013 0
Harold Hart111.00
Totals251309512.349 16


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Errol Mann383386.8201260.069


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Ray Guy81346242.769

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Neal Colzie473106.624 0
Totals473106.624 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Arthur Whittington2347320.634 0
Harold Hart1125222.938 0
Larry Brunson615425.747 0
Derrick Ramsey712517.929 0
Joe Stewart412030.056 0
Terry Robiskie35819.322 0
Raymond Chester22713.524 0
Neal Colzie11515.015 0
Lindsey Mason11212.012 0
Booker Russell2-3-1.50
Totals60123320.656 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Charlie Phillips612120.242 1
Lester Hayes48621.552 0
Neal Colzie36220.728 0
Jack Tatum36020.027 0
Ted Hendricks3299.716 0
Monte Jackson22512.525 0
Willie Hall2189.015 0
Phil Villapiano200.00
Monte Johnson166.00
Mike Davis100.00
Willie Brown100.00
Totals2840714.552 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Errol Mann1233069
Mark van Eeghen90100060
Dave Casper09100060
Arthur Whittington70000042
Charlie Phillips1200018
Fred Biletnikoff200012
Terry Robiskie20000012
Raymond Chester2000012
Morris Bradshaw0200012
Cliff Branch10006
Neal Colzie00010006
Phil Villapiano000012