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1978 New Orleans Saints

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7-9-0, Finished 3rd in NFC West Division  · 1978 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -1.7, Offense: -0.5, Defense: -1.2, SoS: -0.6, avg is 0.0.

Scored 281 points (17.6/g), 16th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 298 points (18.6/g), 16th.
 Differential of -17 points (-1.1/g), 16th.  Expected W-L: 7.4-8.6.

Coach: Dick Nolan (7-9-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Paul Wiggin

Stadium: Louisiana Superdome
 Training Camp: Dodgertown (Vero Beach, Florida)

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Passing Rushing Receiving
Rnd Pick Tm Pos Yrs From To AP1 PB St CarAV G Cmp Att Yds TD Int Att Yds TD Rec Yds TD College/Univ
1 3 NOR Wes Chandler WR 11 1978 1988 1 4 9 80 150 1 3 43 0 0 16 84 0 559 8966 56 Florida
2 33 NOR J.T. Taylor T 4 1978 1981 0 0 4 22 57 Missouri
3 60 NOR Barry Bennett DT 11 1978 1988 0 0 5 31 132 Concordia-Moorhead (MN)
4 87 NOR Don Schwartz DB 4 1978 1981 0 0 0 8 51 Washington St.
5 115 NOR Eric Felton DB 3 1978 1980 0 0 1 7 35 Texas Tech
6 141 NOR Mike Rieker QB 0 0 0 Lehigh
6 157 NOR Frank Chesley LB 1 1978 1978 0 0 0 2 1 Wyoming
8 199 NOR Brooks Williams TE 6 1978 1983 0 0 1 3 78 37 455 2 North Carolina
9 226 NOR Richard Carter DB 0 0 0 North Carolina St.
11 283 NOR Nathan Besaint DT 0 0 0 Southern
11 285 NOR Dave Riley RB 0 0 0 West Virginia
12 309 NOR Larry Hardy TE 8 1978 1985 0 0 1 7 101 71 960 7 Jackson St.