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1978 Houston Oilers

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10-6-0, Finished 2nd in AFC Central Division  · 1978 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -0.4, Offense: -0.6, Defense: 0.2, SoS: 0.5, avg is 0.0.

Scored 283 points (17.7/g), 14th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 298 points (18.6/g), 16th.
 Differential of -15 points (-0.9/g), 15th.  Expected W-L: 7.5-8.5.

Coach: Bum Phillips (10-6-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Ed Biles
 Other Notable Asst.: Wade Phillips (Defensive Line)

Won Wild Card 17-9 vs. Miami Dolphins
Won Divisional Round 31-14 vs. New England Patriots
Lost Conference Championship 5-34 vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

Stadium: Houston Astrodome
 Training Camp: Angelo State (San Angelo, Texas)