1978 Cincinnati Bengals Schedule & Results

1978 Cincinnati Bengals schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Preseason

Saturday, August 5, 1978 FINAL
Cincinnati (0-1) 0
Tampa Bay (1-0) 17
Saturday, August 12, 1978 FINAL
Detroit (2-0) 14
Cincinnati (0-2) 10
Saturday, August 19, 1978 FINAL
Chicago (0-3) 3
Cincinnati (1-2) 27
Saturday, August 26, 1978 FINAL
Cincinnati (2-2) 17
Green Bay (1-3) 14

Regular Season

Sun 9/3 1234FINAL
Kansas City (1-0) 7107024
Cincinnati (0-1) 0901423
Pass
M. Livingston (KC), 10-8-67, 0 INT, 0 TD
J. Reaves (CIN), 24-10-159, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
M. Bailey (KC), 26-106
A. Griffin (CIN), 9-50
Rec
W. White (KC), 6-57
A. Griffin (CIN), 2-37, 1 TD
Sun 9/10 12345F/OT
Cincinnati (0-2) 7300010
Cleveland (2-0) 0037313
Pass
J. Reaves (CIN), 26-15-169, 1 INT, 1 TD
B. Sipe (CLE), 32-16-219, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
P. Johnson (CIN), 21-81
G. Pruitt (CLE), 22-120
Rec
A. Griffin (CIN), 6-36
G. Pruitt (CLE), 5-36
Sun 9/17 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (3-0) 1477028
Cincinnati (0-3) 03003
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 19-14-242, 1 INT, 2 TD
J. Reaves (CIN), 32-16-114, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
R. Bleier (PIT), 12-75, 1 TD
P. Johnson (CIN), 9-27
Rec
L. Swann (PIT), 5-78, 1 TD
A. Griffin (CIN), 6-28
Sun 9/24 1234FINAL
New Orleans (2-2) 01001020
Cincinnati (0-4) 3100518
Pass
A. Manning (NO), 25-14-208, 1 INT, 0 TD
J. Reaves (CIN), 17-9-117, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
A. Manning (NO), 3-28
P. Johnson (CIN), 22-98
Rec
T. Galbreath (NO), 5-22
B. Brooks (CIN), 2-32
Sun 10/1 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (0-5) 009312
San Francisco (1-4) 7140728
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 26-13-183, 4 INT, 1 TD
S. DeBerg (SF), 17-8-66, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
B. Clark (CIN), 9-44
P. Hofer (SF), 7-36, 1 TD
Rec
I. Curtis (CIN), 4-46
K. MacAfee (SF), 3-25
Mon 10/9 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (0-6) 00000
Miami (4-2) 7140021
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 35-19-161, 2 INT, 0 TD
D. Strock (MIA), 20-12-134, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
B. Clark (CIN), 8-36
D. Williams (MIA), 24-107
Rec
B. Clark (CIN), 5-35
D. Harris (MIA), 5-47, 1 TD
Sun 10/15 1234FINAL
New England (5-2) 300710
Cincinnati (0-7) 03003
Pass
S. Grogan (NE), 26-13-184, 2 INT, 0 TD
K. Anderson (CIN), 42-24-223, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Grogan (NE), 7-48
B. Clark (CIN), 7-39
Rec
S. Morgan (NE), 4-66
R. Walker (CIN), 6-56
Sun 10/22 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (0-8) 00000
Buffalo (3-5) 03025
Pass
J. Reaves (CIN), 23-13-119, 2 INT, 0 TD
J. Ferguson (BUF), 21-12-76, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Clark (CIN), 12-44
C. Brown (BUF), 18-100
Rec
I. Curtis (CIN), 4-31
R. Gant (BUF), 3-26
Sun 10/29 1234FINAL
Houston (5-4) 0001313
Cincinnati (1-8) 7014728
Pass
D. Pastorini (HOU), 27-13-142, 0 INT, 2 TD
K. Anderson (CIN), 16-11-268, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
E. Campbell (HOU), 18-102
D. Turner (CIN), 13-84
Rec
M. Renfro (HOU), 4-56, 1 TD
I. Curtis (CIN), 4-130, 1 TD
Sun 11/5 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (1-9) 0001313
San Diego (4-6) 3313322
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 26-11-131, 3 INT, 2 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 25-13-162, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Turner (CIN), 16-116
L. Mitchell (SD), 28-101
Rec
B. Brooks (CIN), 3-72, 1 TD
J. Jefferson (SD), 6-97
Mon 11/13 1234FINAL
Oakland (7-4) 6147734
Cincinnati (1-10) 0701421
Pass
K. Stabler (OAK), 19-9-120, 0 INT, 3 TD
K. Anderson (CIN), 50-30-388, 4 INT, 2 TD
Rush
M. van Eeghen (OAK), 12-46, 1 TD
P. Johnson (CIN), 14-36, 1 TD
Rec
A. Whittington (OAK), 3-15
A. Griffin (CIN), 8-87, 1 TD
Sun 11/19 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (1-11) 33006
Pittsburgh (10-2) 07007
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 29-14-164, 2 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 30-12-117, 4 INT, 0 TD
Rush
D. Turner (CIN), 17-45
F. Harris (PIT), 22-64
Rec
P. McInally (CIN), 4-85
R. Grossman (PIT), 6-66
Sun 11/26 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (1-12) 730010
Houston (9-4) 0143017
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 25-17-141, 0 INT, 1 TD
D. Pastorini (HOU), 20-9-157, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Turner (CIN), 17-51
E. Campbell (HOU), 27-122
Rec
P. Johnson (CIN), 6-47
K. Burrough (HOU), 4-44
Sun 12/3 1234FINAL
Atlanta (8-6) 07007
Cincinnati (2-12) 37131437
Pass
S. Bartkowski (ATL), 25-9-124, 3 INT, 0 TD
K. Anderson (CIN), 17-7-77, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Bean (ATL), 15-71
A. Griffin (CIN), 16-87
Rec
W. Francis (ATL), 3-23
P. McInally (CIN), 4-32
Mon 12/11 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (3-12) 0143320
Los Angeles (11-4) 1333019
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 27-13-227, 2 INT, 1 TD
P. Haden (LA), 33-16-283, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
P. Johnson (CIN), 16-86, 1 TD
C. Bryant (LA), 15-62
Rec
D. Bass (CIN), 5-82
W. Miller (LA), 4-89
Sun 12/17 1234FINAL
Cleveland (8-8) 6010016
Cincinnati (4-12) 01772448
Pass
M. Miller (CLE), 21-6-129, 2 INT, 0 TD
K. Anderson (CIN), 22-14-256, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
G. Pruitt (CLE), 22-182, 1 TD
P. Johnson (CIN), 27-160, 1 TD
Rec
D. Logan (CLE), 3-86
I. Curtis (CIN), 7-138

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