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1978 Miami Dolphins season
Head Coach Don Shula
Home Field Miami Orange Bowl
Results
Record 11–5
Place 1st AFC East
Playoff Finish Lost Wildcard
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1977 1979

OffseasonEdit

NFL DraftEdit

Round Pick Player Position School
1

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Game Date Opponent Result Dolphins points Opponents Record Streak Notes
1 Sept. 3 at New York Jets Loss 20 33 13 0–1
2 Sept. 10 at Baltimore Colts Win 42 0 42 1–1
3 Sept. 17 Buffalo Bills Win 31 24 7 2–1
4 Sept. 24 at Philadelphia Eagles Loss 3 17 14 2–2
5 Oct. 1 St. Louis Cardinals Win 24 10 14 3–2
6 Oct. 9 Cincinnati Bengals Win 21 0 21 4–2
7 Oct. 15 at San Diego Chargers Win 28 21 7 5–2
8 Oct. 22 at New England Patriots Loss 24 33 9 5–3
9 Oct. 29 Baltimore Colts Win 26 8 18 6–3
10 Nov. 5 Dallas Cowboys Win 23 16 7 7–3
11 Nov. 12 at Buffalo Bills Win 25 24 1 8–3
12 Nov. 20 at Houston Oilers Loss 30 35 5 8–4
13 Nov. 26 New York Jets Loss 24 13 11 8–5
14 Dec. 3 at Washington Redskins Win 16 0 16 9–5
15 Dec. 10 Oakland Raiders Win 23 6 17 10–5
16 Dec. 18 New England Patriots Win 23 3 20 11–5

Standings Edit

AFC East
TeamWLTPCTPFPA
New England Patriots 1150.688358286
Miami Dolphins 1150.688372254
New York Jets 880.500359364
Buffalo Bills 5110.313302354
Baltimore Colts 5110.313239421

RosterEdit

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Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Reserve Lists

Practice Squad

Rookies in italics

Awards and honorsEdit

MilestonesEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

AFC East Central West East Central West NFC
Baltimore Cincinnati Denver Dallas Chicago Atlanta
Buffalo Cleveland Kansas City NY Giants Detroit Los Angeles
Miami Houston Oakland Philadelphia Green Bay New Orleans
New England Pittsburgh San Diego St. Louis Minnesota San Francisco
NY Jets Seattle Washington Tampa Bay
1978 NFL DraftNFL PlayoffsPro BowlSuper Bowl XIII

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