1978 Pittsburgh Steelers Schedule & Results

1978 Pittsburgh Steelers schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Preseason

Saturday, August 5, 1978 FINAL
Pittsburgh (1-0) 22
Baltimore (0-1) 10
Saturday, August 12, 1978 FINAL
Atlanta (1-1) 7
Pittsburgh (2-0) 13
Saturday, August 19, 1978 FINAL
Pittsburgh (2-1) 6
NY Giants (2-1) 13
Saturday, August 26, 1978 FINAL
Pittsburgh (2-2) 13
Dallas (3-1) 16

Regular Season

Sun 9/3 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (1-0) 01401428
Buffalo (0-1) 0001717
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 19-14-217, 1 INT, 2 TD
B. Munson (BUF), 16-10-171, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 27-96, 1 TD
T. Miller (BUF), 20-60
Rec
B. Cunningham (PIT), 3-70
T. Miller (BUF), 6-97
Sun 9/10 1234FINAL
Seattle (0-2) 073010
Pittsburgh (2-0) 0140721
Pass
J. Zorn (SEA), 22-11-174, 1 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 33-17-213, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
A. Hunter (SEA), 10-37
F. Harris (PIT), 18-64, 1 TD
Rec
S. Largent (SEA), 4-88
L. Swann (PIT), 6-65, 1 TD
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 12345F/OT
Cleveland (3-1) 063009
Pittsburgh (4-0) 3006615
Pass
B. Sipe (CLE), 32-14-139, 2 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 32-14-208, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
M. Pruitt (CLE), 14-42
F. Harris (PIT), 26-84
Rec
M. Pruitt (CLE), 4-1
L. Swann (PIT), 6-83
Sun 10/1 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (5-0) 7714028
NY Jets (2-3) 0107017
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 25-17-189, 1 INT, 3 TD
M. Robinson (NYJ), 22-9-192, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 20-67
S. Dierking (NYJ), 9-46
Rec
L. Swann (PIT), 7-100, 2 TD
S. Dierking (NYJ), 3-27
Sun 10/8 1234FINAL
Atlanta (2-4) 00077
Pittsburgh (6-0) 3147731
Pass
S. Bartkowski (ATL), 33-17-188, 2 INT, 1 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 18-13-231, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Bean (ATL), 17-48
F. Harris (PIT), 20-104
Rec
B. Ryckman (ATL), 5-88
J. Stallworth (PIT), 6-114, 1 TD
Sun 10/15 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (7-0) 6714734
Cleveland (4-3) 070714
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 21-10-175, 0 INT, 2 TD
B. Sipe (CLE), 30-17-213, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
R. Bleier (PIT), 13-57, 1 TD
C. Hill (CLE), 10-42
Rec
L. Swann (PIT), 5-76, 1 TD
R. Rucker (CLE), 4-95, 1 TD
Mon 10/23 1234FINAL
Houston (5-3) 0107724
Pittsburgh (7-1) 0100717
Pass
D. Pastorini (HOU), 19-13-160, 0 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 33-17-226, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
E. Campbell (HOU), 21-89, 3 TD
F. Harris (PIT), 16-56
Rec
R. Carpenter (HOU), 4-23
R. Grossman (PIT), 9-116
Sun 10/29 1234FINAL
Kansas City (2-7) 3014724
Pittsburgh (8-1) 7137027
Pass
M. Livingston (KC), 28-15-148, 2 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 13-7-109, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
A. Morgado (KC), 19-74, 1 TD
F. Harris (PIT), 25-90, 2 TD
Rec
T. Reed (KC), 6-64
L. Swann (PIT), 5-80
Sun 11/5 1234FINAL
New Orleans (5-5) 070714
Pittsburgh (9-1) 3010720
Pass
A. Manning (NO), 32-22-344, 1 INT, 1 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 23-16-200, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
C. Muncie (NO), 15-39
R. Bleier (PIT), 17-84
Rec
H. Childs (NO), 6-94
F. Harris (PIT), 4-37
Sun 11/12 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (9-2) 00707
Los Angeles (9-2) 003710
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 25-11-125, 3 INT, 1 TD
P. Haden (LA), 26-13-132, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 22-50
J. Cappelletti (LA), 20-106
Rec
R. Grossman (PIT), 4-44
J. Cappelletti (LA), 3-29
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
Mon 11/27 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (11-2) 3140724
San Francisco (1-12) 00707
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 21-13-195, 1 INT, 3 TD
S. Bull (SF), 28-10-113, 5 INT, 0 TD
Rush
R. Moser (PIT), 15-63
P. Hofer (SF), 16-35, 1 TD
Rec
L. Swann (PIT), 8-134, 2 TD
B. Ferrell (SF), 3-16
Sun 12/3 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (12-2) 303713
Houston (9-5) 03003
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 24-11-97, 1 INT, 1 TD
D. Pastorini (HOU), 27-10-91, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 27-102
R. Coleman (HOU), 15-45
Rec
R. Grossman (PIT), 4-36
K. Burrough (HOU), 3-19
Sat 12/9 1234FINAL
Baltimore (5-10) 076013
Pittsburgh (13-2) 7147735
Pass
B. Troup (BAL), 18-8-62, 1 INT, 1 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 18-11-240, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
J. Washington (BAL), 18-48
F. Harris (PIT), 17-52, 2 TD
Rec
D. Hardeman (BAL), 3-19
L. Swann (PIT), 3-87
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

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
1978 AFC Championship Game
Sun 1/7 1234FINAL
Houston (10-6) 03205
Pittsburgh (14-2) 14173034
Pass
D. Pastorini (HOU), 26-12-96, 5 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 19-11-200, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
E. Campbell (HOU), 22-62
F. Harris (PIT), 20-51, 1 TD
Rec
R. Caster (HOU), 5-44
R. Bleier (PIT), 4-42
Super Bowl XIII
Sun 1/21 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (14-2) 71401435
Dallas (12-4) 7731431
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 30-17-318, 1 INT, 4 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 30-17-228, 1 INT, 3 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 20-68, 1 TD
T. Dorsett (DAL), 16-96
Rec
L. Swann (PIT), 7-124, 1 TD
T. Dorsett (DAL), 5-44

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