The San Francisco 49ers took a loss to the New Orleans Saints, 14 to 7, on October 15, 1978.

1978 San Francisco 49ers

Final

NO

Saints

3-4-0

14

SF

49ers

1-6-0

7

1

7

0

2

7

0

3

0

0

4

0

7

Total

14

7

1st quarter

NO

SF

Saints

Michael Strachan 2-yard run (Tom Jurich kick)

7

0

2nd quarter

NO

SF

Saints

Ike Harris 15-yard pass from Archie Manning (Tom Jurich kick)

14

0

4th quarter

NO

SF

49ers

Freddie Solomon 22-yard pass from Steve DeBerg (Ray Wersching kick)

14

7

Saints

49ers

1st Downs

12

12

Passing 1st Downs

Rushing 1st Downs

1st downs from penalties

3rd down efficiency

-

-

4th down efficiency

-

-

Total Plays

59

68

Total Yards

206

175

Yards per play

3.5

2.6

Passing

31

101

Comp - Att

2 - 4

16 - 37

Yards per pass

7.8

2.5

Interceptions thrown

0

2

Sacks - Yards lost

0 - 0

4 - 46

Rushing

175

74

Rushing Attempts

55

27

Yards per rush

3.2

2.7

Penalties

6

4

Turnovers

0

6

Fumbles lost

0

4

Interceptions

0

2

Possession

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Archie Manning 2 4 31 7.8 1 0 115.6
Team 2 4 31 7.8 1 0 0 115.6

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Tony Galbreath 18 82 4.6 0
Chuck Muncie 18 50 2.8 0
Michael Strachan 15 33 2.2 1
Archie Manning 3 10 3.3 0
Ike Harris 1 0 0.0 0
Team 55 175 3.2 1

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Chuck Muncie 1 16 16.0 0
Ike Harris 1 15 15.0 1
Team 2 31 7.8 1 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 0 0 4

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 4.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Tom Jurich 0 3 2 2
Team 0 3 2 2

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Tom Blanchard 7 296 42.3
Team 7 296 42.3

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Wes Chandler 1 20 20.0 0
Rich Mauti 1 15 15.0 0
Team 2 35 17.5 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Donald Schwartz 1 4 4.0 0
Wes Chandler 1 3 3.0 0
Team 2 7 3.5 0

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Steve DeBerg 16 37 147 4.0 1 2 41.2
Team 16 37 101 4.0 1 2 4 41.2

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
O.J. Simpson 17 37 2.2 0
Greg Boykin 9 32 3.6 0
Paul Hofer 1 5 5.0 0
Team 27 74 2.7 0

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Freddie Solomon 5 70 14.0 1
Greg Boykin 4 27 6.8 0
Elmo Boyd 2 25 12.5 0
Ken MacAfee 2 11 5.5 0
Paul Seal 1 8 8.0 0
O.J. Simpson 2 6 3.0 0
Team 16 147 4.0 1 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 5 4 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 0.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Ray Wersching 0 0 1 1
Team 0 0 1 1

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Mike Connell 5 177 35.4
Team 5 177 35.4

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Ernie Hughes 2 33 16.5 0
Fred Quillan 1 8 8.0 0
Team 3 41 13.7 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Larry Jones 4 19 4.8 0
Team 4 19 4.8 0

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PASS

4,280

Purdy

Brock Purdy

RUSH

1,459

McCaffrey

Christian McCaffrey

REC

1,342

Aiyuk

Brandon Aiyuk

Team Rankings

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PPG

28.9

3rd

OPP PPG

17.5

3rd

RUSH YDS/G

140.5

3rd

PASS YDS/G

269.2

6th

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TEAM W L T PCT
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
Seahawks Seahawks
9 8 0 .529
Cardinals Cardinals
4 13 0 .235

Last Game

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KC Chiefs

4-0-0

25

Final

22

SF 49ers

2-1-0

Sun 11 Feb 2024

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NFL 2023 Betting

NFL 2023 Division Standings

AFC North W L T PCT
1
Ravens Ravens
13 4 0 .765
2
Browns Browns
11 6 0 .647
AFC East W L T PCT
1
Bills Bills
11 6 0 .647
2
Dolphins Dolphins
11 6 0 .647
AFC West W L T PCT
1
Chiefs Chiefs
11 6 0 .647
2
Raiders Raiders
8 9 0 .471
AFC South W L T PCT
1
Texans Texans
10 7 0 .588
2
Jaguars Jaguars
9 8 0 .529
NFC North W L T PCT
1
Lions Lions
12 5 0 .706
2
Packers Packers
9 8 0 .529
NFC West W L T PCT
1
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
2
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
NFC East W L T PCT
1
Cowboys Cowboys
12 5 0 .706
2
Eagles Eagles
11 6 0 .647
NFC South W L T PCT
1
Buccaneers Buccaneers
9 8 0 .529
2
Saints Saints
9 8 0 .529