1978 Miami Dolphins Schedule & Results

1978 Miami Dolphins schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Preseason

Hall of Fame Game
Saturday, July 29, 1978 FINAL
Miami (0-1) 3
Philadelphia (1-0) 17
Saturday, August 5, 1978 FINAL
St. Louis (0-1) 7
Miami (1-1) 28
Saturday, August 12, 1978 FINAL
Miami (2-1) 31
New Orleans (1-1) 17
Friday, August 18, 1978 FINAL
Minnesota (1-2) 22
Miami (3-1) 30
Friday, August 25, 1978 FINAL
Miami (4-1) 24
Tampa Bay (3-1) 20

Regular Season

Sun 9/3 1234FINAL
Miami (0-1) 067720
NY Jets (1-0) 10107633
Pass
D. Strock (MIA), 23-10-108, 2 INT, 1 TD
R. Todd (NYJ), 25-17-245, 1 INT, 3 TD
Rush
D. Williams (MIA), 11-119, 1 TD
S. Dierking (NYJ), 16-47
Rec
D. Harris (MIA), 3-48
K. Long (NYJ), 5-48
Sun 9/10 1234FINAL
Miami (1-1) 141401442
Baltimore (0-2) 00000
Pass
D. Strock (MIA), 20-13-151, 0 INT, 3 TD
B. Troup (BAL), 33-15-186, 5 INT, 0 TD
Rush
L. Harris (MIA), 11-79
R. Lee (BAL), 16-64
Rec
G. Davis (MIA), 4-29
R. Carr (BAL), 4-44
Sun 9/17 1234FINAL
Buffalo (0-3) 0731424
Miami (2-1) 7710731
Pass
J. Ferguson (BUF), 24-14-245, 0 INT, 2 TD
D. Strock (MIA), 14-7-97, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
T. Miller (BUF), 14-44, 1 TD
D. Williams (MIA), 24-135, 1 TD
Rec
F. Lewis (BUF), 5-153, 1 TD
N. Moore (MIA), 3-64
Sun 9/24 1234FINAL
Miami (2-2) 30003
Philadelphia (2-2) 0701017
Pass
D. Strock (MIA), 17-6-76, 3 INT, 0 TD
R. Jaworski (PHI), 19-13-128, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Williams (MIA), 16-67
W. Montgomery (PHI), 25-111
Rec
D. Harris (MIA), 2-17
H. Carmichael (PHI), 3-50
Sun 10/1 1234FINAL
St. Louis (0-5) 0100010
Miami (3-2) 1007724
Pass
J. Hart (STL), 33-21-211, 0 INT, 1 TD
D. Strock (MIA), 21-12-144, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
W. Morris (STL), 18-72
D. Williams (MIA), 21-94, 1 TD
Rec
P. Tilley (STL), 7-85
D. Harris (MIA), 4-40
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
Miami (5-2) 7147028
San Diego (2-5) 0714021
Pass
B. Griese (MIA), 11-8-98, 0 INT, 1 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 30-22-313, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Williams (MIA), 23-92
L. Mitchell (SD), 19-77, 2 TD
Rec
N. Moore (MIA), 4-59, 1 TD
L. Mitchell (SD), 6-64, 1 TD
Sun 10/22 1234FINAL
Miami (5-3) 777324
New England (6-2) 0177933
Pass
B. Griese (MIA), 35-22-227, 2 INT, 2 TD
S. Grogan (NE), 22-10-176, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
D. Williams (MIA), 19-116, 1 TD
H. Ivory (NE), 15-113, 2 TD
Rec
A. Tillman (MIA), 8-89, 1 TD
H. Jackson (NE), 4-70
Sun 10/29 1234FINAL
Baltimore (3-6) 06028
Miami (6-3) 2240026
Pass
M. Kirkland (BAL), 14-7-71, 4 INT, 1 TD
B. Griese (MIA), 22-14-188, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Washington (BAL), 20-126
D. Williams (MIA), 24-98
Rec
G. Doughty (BAL), 2-35, 1 TD
N. Bulaich (MIA), 4-22
Sun 11/5 1234FINAL
Dallas (6-4) 036716
Miami (7-3) 1730323
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 30-19-275, 2 INT, 1 TD
B. Griese (MIA), 18-12-185, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
T. Dorsett (DAL), 10-49
D. Williams (MIA), 15-26, 1 TD
Rec
B. DuPree (DAL), 8-73, 1 TD
D. Harris (MIA), 4-31
Sun 11/12 1234FINAL
Miami (8-3) 7153025
Buffalo (3-8) 7100724
Pass
B. Griese (MIA), 21-13-106, 0 INT, 1 TD
J. Ferguson (BUF), 27-15-129, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
D. Williams (MIA), 26-144, 2 TD
C. Brown (BUF), 11-114, 1 TD
Rec
N. Moore (MIA), 5-44, 1 TD
B. Chandler (BUF), 5-52
Mon 11/20 1234FINAL
Miami (8-4) 777930
Houston (8-4) 7771435
Pass
B. Griese (MIA), 33-23-349, 1 INT, 2 TD
D. Pastorini (HOU), 15-10-156, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Williams (MIA), 18-73, 1 TD
E. Campbell (HOU), 28-199, 4 TD
Rec
L. Harris (MIA), 5-25
M. Barber (HOU), 3-56, 1 TD
Sun 11/26 1234FINAL
NY Jets (7-6) 0314724
Miami (8-5) 330713
Pass
M. Robinson (NYJ), 26-17-257, 1 INT, 1 TD
B. Griese (MIA), 25-14-112, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
K. Long (NYJ), 10-34, 1 TD
L. Harris (MIA), 12-51
Rec
W. Walker (NYJ), 6-126, 1 TD
G. Davis (MIA), 7-57
Sun 12/3 1234FINAL
Miami (9-5) 0610016
Washington (8-6) 00000
Pass
B. Griese (MIA), 27-14-170, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Theismann (WAS), 28-12-177, 4 INT, 0 TD
Rush
D. Williams (MIA), 21-79
J. Riggins (WAS), 11-43
Rec
N. Moore (MIA), 7-75
J. McDaniel (WAS), 3-59
Sun 12/10 1234FINAL
Oakland (8-7) 00606
Miami (10-5) 3031723
Pass
K. Stabler (OAK), 36-23-251, 5 INT, 1 TD
B. Griese (MIA), 26-14-163, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
A. Whittington (OAK), 11-39
G. Davis (MIA), 14-49
Rec
C. Branch (OAK), 6-75
G. Davis (MIA), 4-38
Mon 12/18 1234FINAL
New England (11-5) 00033
Miami (11-5) 767323
Pass
T. Owen (NE), 24-14-167, 2 INT, 0 TD
B. Griese (MIA), 13-12-171, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
S. Cunningham (NE), 10-33
G. Davis (MIA), 13-49, 1 TD
Rec
S. Cunningham (NE), 5-51
D. Harris (MIA), 3-95, 1 TD

Postseason

1978 AFC Wild Card Game
Sun 12/24 1234FINAL
Houston (10-6) 7001017
Miami (11-5) 70029
Pass
D. Pastorini (HOU), 29-20-306, 0 INT, 1 TD
B. Griese (MIA), 28-11-114, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
E. Campbell (HOU), 26-84, 1 TD
L. Harris (MIA), 9-43
Rec
K. Burrough (HOU), 6-103
D. Harris (MIA), 4-42

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