1978 Denver Broncos Schedule & Results

1978 Denver Broncos schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Postseason

1978 AFC Divisional Playoff Game
Sat 12/30 1234FINAL
Denver (10-6) 370010
Pittsburgh (14-2) 61301433
Pass
N. Weese (DEN), 16-8-118, 0 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 29-16-272, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
N. Weese (DEN), 4-43
F. Harris (PIT), 24-105, 2 TD
Rec
J. Dolbin (DEN), 4-77
J. Stallworth (PIT), 10-156, 1 TD

Regular Season

Sun 9/3 1234FINAL
Oakland (0-1) 00336
Denver (1-0) 070714
Pass
K. Stabler (OAK), 29-12-212, 2 INT, 0 TD
C. Morton (DEN), 13-5-34, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
M. van Eeghen (OAK), 20-89
J. Keyworth (DEN), 8-41
Rec
D. Casper (OAK), 2-35
R. Odoms (DEN), 1-6
Mon 9/11 12345F/OT
Denver (1-1) 000909
Minnesota (1-1) 3060312
Pass
C. Morton (DEN), 21-9-90, 2 INT, 0 TD
F. Tarkenton (MIN), 27-13-98, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
O. Armstrong (DEN), 14-64
C. Foreman (MIN), 22-59
Rec
J. Keyworth (DEN), 4-27
C. Foreman (MIN), 4-28
Sun 9/17 1234FINAL
San Diego (1-2) 0140014
Denver (2-1) 7061427
Pass
D. Fouts (SD), 33-19-230, 2 INT, 1 TD
C. Morton (DEN), 22-12-141, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
B. Matthews (SD), 11-56
L. Perrin (DEN), 9-56, 2 TD
Rec
L. Mitchell (SD), 5-42
R. Odoms (DEN), 5-69
Sun 9/24 12345F/OT
Denver (3-1) 7370623
Kansas City (1-3) 7370017
Pass
C. Morton (DEN), 21-12-138, 1 INT, 1 TD
M. Livingston (KC), 10-7-89, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
L. Canada (DEN), 19-94, 1 TD
T. Reed (KC), 17-79, 1 TD
Rec
R. Odoms (DEN), 4-60, 1 TD
T. Reed (KC), 4-53
Sun 10/1 1234FINAL
Seattle (2-3) 00707
Denver (4-1) 7701428
Pass
J. Zorn (SEA), 38-24-218, 3 INT, 0 TD
N. Weese (DEN), 21-14-161, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Sims (SEA), 10-45, 1 TD
L. Perrin (DEN), 7-65
Rec
D. Sims (SEA), 7-39
D. Preston (DEN), 4-41, 1 TD
Sun 10/8 1234FINAL
Denver (4-2) 00000
San Diego (2-4) 773623
Pass
N. Weese (DEN), 11-5-54, 1 INT, 0 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 34-22-187, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Preston (DEN), 4-31
L. Mitchell (SD), 19-65
Rec
D. Preston (DEN), 3-35
L. Mitchell (SD), 9-51
Mon 10/16 1234FINAL
Chicago (3-4) 00707
Denver (5-2) 3001316
Pass
B. Avellini (CHI), 25-15-170, 1 INT, 1 TD
C. Morton (DEN), 13-8-109, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
W. Payton (CHI), 22-157
R. Lytle (DEN), 11-41
Rec
W. Payton (CHI), 6-37
R. Odoms (DEN), 4-52
Sun 10/22 1234FINAL
Denver (5-3) 33006
Baltimore (3-5) 07007
Pass
C. Morton (DEN), 33-20-202, 0 INT, 0 TD
B. Troup (BAL), 20-13-152, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Keyworth (DEN), 10-42
R. Leaks (BAL), 13-57
Rec
R. Odoms (DEN), 4-46
G. Doughty (BAL), 5-49, 1 TD
Sun 10/29 12345F/OT
Denver (6-3) 3770320
Seattle (4-5) 7703017
Pass
C. Morton (DEN), 28-11-155, 0 INT, 1 TD
J. Zorn (SEA), 29-9-110, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Keyworth (DEN), 8-70
S. Smith (SEA), 17-73
Rec
H. Moses (DEN), 3-60
S. Smith (SEA), 4-21
Sun 11/5 1234FINAL
NY Jets (6-4) 0177731
Denver (6-4) 14140028
Pass
M. Robinson (NYJ), 27-12-216, 2 INT, 2 TD
N. Weese (DEN), 17-11-125, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Dierking (NYJ), 16-89, 1 TD
J. Keyworth (DEN), 11-42, 1 TD
Rec
W. Walker (NYJ), 4-133, 1 TD
J. Dolbin (DEN), 5-72
Sun 11/12 1234FINAL
Denver (7-4) 076619
Cleveland (5-6) 00707
Pass
C. Morton (DEN), 28-18-230, 0 INT, 1 TD
B. Sipe (CLE), 27-16-152, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Keyworth (DEN), 14-52
M. Pruitt (CLE), 15-50, 1 TD
Rec
H. Moses (DEN), 5-115
M. Pruitt (CLE), 6-47
Sun 11/19 1234FINAL
Green Bay (7-5) 30003
Denver (8-4) 0014216
Pass
D. Whitehurst (GB), 16-8-131, 1 INT, 0 TD
C. Morton (DEN), 17-12-174, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Smith (GB), 10-46
R. Lytle (DEN), 16-110, 1 TD
Rec
A. Thompson (GB), 3-92
H. Moses (DEN), 5-101, 1 TD
Thu 11/23 1234FINAL
Denver (8-5) 707014
Detroit (5-8) 703717
Pass
C. Morton (DEN), 22-11-146, 0 INT, 1 TD
G. Danielson (DET), 18-10-112, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
O. Armstrong (DEN), 7-40
D. Bussey (DET), 16-56
Rec
R. Odoms (DEN), 4-60, 1 TD
D. Hill (DET), 4-56
Sun 12/3 1234FINAL
Denver (9-5) 077721
Oakland (8-6) 06006
Pass
C. Morton (DEN), 11-6-54, 0 INT, 1 TD
K. Stabler (OAK), 27-20-174, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Keyworth (DEN), 8-23
M. van Eeghen (OAK), 15-60
Rec
J. Dolbin (DEN), 2-21
D. Casper (OAK), 7-56
Sun 12/10 1234FINAL
Kansas City (4-11) 30003
Denver (10-5) 7010724
Pass
M. Livingston (KC), 29-19-115, 1 INT, 0 TD
C. Morton (DEN), 22-19-283, 1 INT, 3 TD
Rush
T. Reed (KC), 13-44
L. Canada (DEN), 4-61
Rec
W. White (KC), 6-31
R. Odoms (DEN), 7-165, 2 TD
Sat 12/16 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (14-2) 7140021
Denver (10-6) 0071017
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 14-10-131, 0 INT, 2 TD
N. Weese (DEN), 17-12-228, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
R. Moser (PIT), 10-34
D. Preston (DEN), 5-36
Rec
J. Stallworth (PIT), 4-79, 1 TD
H. Moses (DEN), 5-116, 1 TD

Preseason

Saturday, August 5, 1978 FINAL
Denver (1-0) 17
Houston (0-1) 12
Saturday, August 12, 1978 FINAL
Dallas (2-0) 21
Denver (1-1) 14
Saturday, August 19, 1978 FINAL
Denver (2-1) 23
Buffalo (0-3) 13
Friday, August 25, 1978 FINAL
San Francisco (1-3) 24
Denver (2-2) 13

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