The Detroit Lions decisively defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 34 to 23, on November 12, 1978.

Final

TB

23

DET

Lions

4-7-0

34

Team

TB

DET

1

0

7

2

13

14

3

0

7

4

10

6

Total

23

34

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

TB

DET

Lions

David Hill 2-yard pass from Gary Danielson (Benny Ricardo kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

TB

DET

Buccaneers

Jim Obradovich 12-yard pass from Mike Rae (Neil O'Donoghue kick)

7

7

Buccaneers

Neil O'Donoghue 27-yard field goal

10

7

Lions

Horace King 75-yard run (Benny Ricardo kick)

10

14

Buccaneers

Neil O'Donoghue 45-yard field goal

13

14

Lions

David Hill 14-yard pass from Gary Danielson (Benny Ricardo kick)

13

21

3rd quarter

TB

DET

Lions

Dexter Bussey 1-yard run (Benny Ricardo kick)

13

28

4th quarter

TB

DET

Lions

Benny Ricardo 38-yard field goal

13

31

Buccaneers

Neil O'Donoghue 28-yard field goal

16

31

Lions

Benny Ricardo 28-yard field goal

16

34

Buccaneers

George Ragsdale 31-yard pass from Gary Huff (Neil O'Donoghue kick)

23

34