The Cincinnati Bengals humiliated the Atlanta Falcons, 37 to 7, on December 3, 1978.

1978 Cincinnati Bengals

Final

ATL

Falcons

8-6-0

7

CIN

Bengals

2-12-0

37

1

0

3

2

7

7

3

0

13

4

0

14

Total

7

37

1st quarter

ATL

CIN

Bengals

Chris Bahr 32-yard field goal

0

3

2nd quarter

ATL

CIN

Falcons

Ricky Patton 1-yard run (Tim Mazzetti kick)

7

3

Bengals

Pete Johnson 3-yard run (Chris Bahr kick)

7

10

3rd quarter

ATL

CIN

Bengals

Scott Perry 39-yard interception return (kick failed)

7

16

Bengals

Dick Jauron 24-yard interception return (Chris Bahr kick)

7

23

4th quarter

ATL

CIN

Bengals

Pete Johnson 50-yard run (Chris Bahr kick)

7

30

Bengals

Tony Davis 32-yard run (Chris Bahr kick)

7

37

Falcons

Bengals

1st Downs

10

20

Passing 1st Downs

Rushing 1st Downs

1st downs from penalties

3rd down efficiency

-

-

4th down efficiency

-

-

Total Plays

55

70

Total Yards

174

360

Yards per play

3.2

5.1

Passing

91

137

Comp - Att

10 - 29

14 - 30

Yards per pass

2.8

4.3

Interceptions thrown

3

0

Sacks - Yards lost

4 - 35

2 - 16

Rushing

83

223

Rushing Attempts

22

38

Yards per rush

3.8

5.9

Penalties

8

8

Turnovers

3

0

Fumbles lost

0

0

Interceptions

3

0

Possession

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Steve Bartkowski 9 25 124 5.0 0 3 13.2
June Jones 1 4 2 0.5 0 0 39.6
Team 10 29 91 4.3 0 3 4 9.3

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Bubba Bean 15 71 4.7 0
Ricky Patton 6 11 1.8 1
Haskel Stanback 1 1 1.0 0
Team 22 83 3.8 1

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Alfred Jackson 2 70 35.0 0
Wally Francis 3 23 7.7 0
Ricky Patton 1 16 16.0 0
Dennis Pearson 1 7 7.0 0
Billy Ryckman 1 6 6.0 0
Bubba Bean 1 2 2.0 0
Ray Strong 1 2 2.0 0
Team 10 126 4.3 0 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 0 0 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 2.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Tim Mazzetti 0 0 1 1
Team 0 0 1 1

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
John James 8 372 46.5
Team 8 372 46.5

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Dennis Pearson 3 67 22.3 0
George Franklin 1 22 22.0 0
Team 4 89 22.3 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Rolland Lawrence 1 17 17.0 0
Team 1 17 17.0 0

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Ken Anderson 7 17 77 4.5 0 0 55.3
John Reaves 6 12 58 4.8 0 0 63.9
Archie Griffin 1 1 18 18.0 0 0 118.8
Team 14 30 137 5.1 0 0 2 62.2

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Archie Griffin 16 87 5.4 0
Pete Johnson 9 74 8.2 2
Tony Davis 5 21 4.2 1
Tom Dinkel 1 20 20.0 0
Lenvil Elliott 3 16 5.3 0
Ken Anderson 2 5 2.5 0
Deacon Turner 1 4 4.0 0
Don Bass 1 -4 -4.0 0
Team 38 223 5.9 3

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Don Bass 3 40 13.3 0
Billy Brooks 2 40 20.0 0
Pat McInally 4 32 8.0 0
James Corbett 1 18 18.0 0
Isaac Curtis 1 15 15.0 0
Archie Griffin 2 10 5.0 0
Pete Johnson 1 -2 -2.0 0
Team 14 153 5.1 0 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 2 0 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 4.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Chris Bahr 1 2 4 7
Team 1 2 4 7

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Pat McInally 4 194 48.5
Chris Bahr 1 41 41.0
Team 5 235 47.0

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Ray Griffin 1 39 39.0 0
Team 1 39 39.0 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Tony Davis 5 23 4.6 0
Team 5 23 4.6 0

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Team Leaders

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PASS

2,309

Burrow

Joe Burrow

RUSH

1,034

Mixon

Joe Mixon

REC

1,216

Chase

Ja'Marr Chase

Team Rankings

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PPG

21.5

16th

OPP PPG

22.6

21st

RUSH YDS/G

89.8

31st

PASS YDS/G

250.4

12th

2023 Division Standings

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TEAM W L T PCT
Ravens Ravens
13 4 0 .765
Browns Browns
11 6 0 .647
Steelers Steelers
10 7 0 .588
Bengals Bengals
9 8 0 .529

Schedule

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DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Sun
9/8
NE NE
@
CIN CIN
1:00 PM
Sun
9/15
CIN CIN
@
KC KC
4:25 PM
Mon
9/23
WAS WAS
@
CIN CIN
8:15 PM
Sun
9/29
CIN CIN
@
CAR CAR
1:00 PM
Sun
10/6
BAL BAL
@
CIN CIN
1:00 PM

Last Game

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CIN Bengals

9-8-0

31

Final

14

CLE Browns

11-6-0

Sun 7 Jan 2024

NFL 2023 Leaders

NFL 2023 Rankings

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

NFL 2023 Scores & Schedule

Scores

DATE MATCHUP SCORE
Sat
2/10
SF SF
@
KC KC
22-25
Sat
1/27
KC KC
@
BAL BAL
17-10
Sat
1/27
DET DET
@
SF SF
31-34
Sat
1/20
TB TB
@
DET DET
23-31
Sat
1/20
KC KC
@
BUF BUF
27-24

Schedule

DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Thu
9/5
BAL BAL
@
KC KC
8:20 PM
Fri
9/6
GB GB
@
PHI PHI
8:15 PM
Sun
9/8
CAR CAR
@
NO NO
1:00 PM
Sun
9/8
TEN TEN
@
CHI CHI
1:00 PM
Sun
9/8
JAX JAX
@
MIA MIA
1:00 PM