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1978 St. Louis Cardinals

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6-10-0, Finished 4th in NFC East Division  · 1978 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -2.5, Offense: -2.6, Defense: 0.0, SoS: 0.5, avg is 0.0.

Scored 248 points (15.5/g), 23rd of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 296 points (18.5/g), 15th.
 Differential of -48 points (-3.0/g), 23rd.  Expected W-L: 6.3-9.7.

Coach: Bud Wilkinson (6-10-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Tom Bettis

Stadium: Civic Center Busch Memorial Stadium
 Training Camp: Lindenwoods Colleges (St. Charles, Missouri)

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 3 boxscore L 0-1 @ Chicago Bears 10 17 16 236 137 99 2 19 243 49 194
2 Sun September 10 boxscore L 0-2 New England Patriots 6 16 9 193 136 57 3 21 441 172 269 4
3 Sun September 17 boxscore L 0-3 Washington Redskins 10 28 19 328 196 132 1 16 302 47 255
4 Sun September 24 boxscore L 0-4 @ Dallas Cowboys 12 21 16 310 195 115 21 389 173 216 2
5 Sun October 1 boxscore L 0-5 @ Miami Dolphins 10 24 19 351 211 140 1 16 267 144 123 1
6 Sun October 8 boxscore L 0-6 Baltimore Colts 17 30 21 343 198 145 3 14 222 66 156 2
7 Sun October 15 boxscore L OT 0-7 Dallas Cowboys 21 24 21 372 236 136 3 24 418 287 131 4
8 Sun October 22 boxscore L 0-8 @ New York Jets 10 23 13 304 144 160 3 21 293 123 170
9 Sun October 29 boxscore W 1-8 @ Philadelphia Eagles 16 10 15 354 260 94 3 19 352 220 132 5
10 Sun November 5 boxscore W 2-8 New York Giants 20 10 17 350 211 139 1 22 311 169 142 5
11 Sun November 12 boxscore W 3-8 @ San Francisco 49ers 16 10 21 335 221 114 2 16 264 146 118 3
12 Sun November 19 boxscore W 4-8 @ Washington Redskins 27 17 18 303 137 166 2 14 211 193 18 3
13 Sun November 26 boxscore L 4-9 Philadelphia Eagles 10 14 17 294 192 102 3 15 244 149 95
14 Sun December 3 boxscore W 5-9 Detroit Lions 21 14 18 284 151 133 1 16 224 119 105 5
15 Sun December 10 boxscore L 5-10 @ New York Giants 0 17 17 341 198 143 5 14 255 24 231 2
16 Sun December 17 boxscore W 6-10 Atlanta Falcons 42 21 24 427 348 79 2 18 311 270 41 6