The Baltimore Colts were defeated by the Buffalo Bills, 21 to 14, on December 17, 1978.

1978 Baltimore Colts

Final

BUF

Bills

5-11-0

21

BAL

Colts

5-11-0

14

1

0

0

2

7

7

3

7

0

4

7

7

Total

21

14

2nd quarter

BUF

BAL

Colts

Don McCauley 1-yard run (Toni Linhart kick)

0

7

Bills

Dennis Johnson 2-yard run (Tom Dempsey kick)

7

7

3rd quarter

BUF

BAL

Bills

Frank Lewis 39-yard pass from Joe Ferguson (Tom Dempsey kick)

14

7

4th quarter

BUF

BAL

Bills

Terry Miller 60-yard run (Tom Dempsey kick)

21

7

Colts

Mike Siani 26-yard pass from Joe Washington (Toni Linhart kick)

21

14

Bills

Colts

1st Downs

16

18

Passing 1st Downs

Rushing 1st Downs

1st downs from penalties

3rd down efficiency

-

-

4th down efficiency

-

-

Total Plays

58

66

Total Yards

246

172

Yards per play

4.2

2.6

Passing

53

33

Comp - Att

3 - 13

5 - 16

Yards per pass

4.1

1.7

Interceptions thrown

0

1

Sacks - Yards lost

0 - 0

4 - 38

Rushing

193

139

Rushing Attempts

45

46

Yards per rush

4.3

3.0

Penalties

13

8

Turnovers

1

2

Fumbles lost

1

1

Interceptions

0

1

Possession

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Joe Ferguson 3 13 53 4.1 1 0 69.7
Team 3 13 53 4.1 1 0 0 69.7

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Terry Miller 15 123 8.2 1
Dennis Johnson 19 62 3.3 1
Roland Hooks 10 10 1.0 0
Joe Ferguson 1 -2 -2.0 0
Team 45 193 4.3 2

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Frank Lewis 1 39 39.0 1
Bob Chandler 1 10 10.0 0
Roland Hooks 1 4 4.0 0
Team 3 53 4.1 1 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 2 1 1

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 4.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Tom Dempsey 0 0 3 3
Team 0 0 3 3

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Rusty Jackson 7 234 33.4
Team 7 234 33.4

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Lou Piccone 2 34 17.0 0
Keith Moody 1 19 19.0 0
Team 3 53 17.7 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Keith Moody 2 8 4.0 0
Team 2 8 4.0 0

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Bill Troup 4 15 45 3.0 0 1 11.8
Joe Washington 1 1 26 26.0 1 0 158.3
Team 5 16 33 4.4 1 1 4 41.4

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Joe Washington 21 70 3.3 0
Don Hardeman 17 59 3.5 0
Ron Lee 4 13 3.3 0
Don McCauley 2 2 1.0 1
Bill Troup 2 -5 -2.5 0
Team 46 139 3.0 1

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Mike Siani 3 54 18.0 1
Don Hardeman 1 13 13.0 0
Joe Washington 1 4 4.0 0
Team 5 71 4.4 1 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 2 1 1

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 0.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Toni Linhart 0 1 2 2
Team 0 1 2 2

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
David Lee 4 145 36.3
Team 5 145 29.0

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Joe Washington 3 86 28.7 0
Team 3 86 28.7 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Marshall Johnson 2 8 4.0 0
Lyle Blackwood 1 2 2.0 0
Joe Washington 1 2 2.0 0
Team 4 12 3.0 0

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3,305

Minshew

Gardner Minshew

RUSH

794

Moss

Zack Moss

REC

1,152

Pittman

Michael Pittman

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PPG

23.3

10th

OPP PPG

24.4

28th

RUSH YDS/G

121.1

10th

PASS YDS/G

228.4

20th

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TEAM W L T PCT
Texans Texans
10 7 0 .588
Colts Colts
9 8 0 .529
Jaguars Jaguars
9 8 0 .529
Titans Titans
6 11 0 .353

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IND Colts

9-8-0

19

Final

23

HOU Texans

10-7-0

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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