Tampa Bay Buccaneers 3 San Francisco 49ers 6
Sunday 10 December 1978 at Candlestick Park
SF12:09-2Q Wersching FG28
TB2:49-2Q Green FG35
SF0:00-4Q Wersching FG30

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING
BUCS: Carter 15-60, Davis 7-24, Rae 2-14, Mucker 2-12, White 2-3.
49ERS: Hofer 17-55, Ferrell 9-15, Bull 3-9, DeBerg 1-5, Williams 1-4, Boykin 1-1.
PASSING
BUCS: Rae 27-13-140-1-0.
49ERS: DeBerg 15-11-89-2-0, Bull 17-10-98-2-0.
RECEIVING
BUCS: Carter 4-32, Grant 3-47, Obradovich 2-26, Giles 2-14, Mucker 1-11, Owens 1-10.
49ERS: Hofer 7-65, Harrison 6-78, Boykin 3-18, Williams 3-7, Steptoe 1-11, Ferrell 1-8.
INTERCEPTIONS
BUCS: Cotney 1-28, A. Brown 1-10, C.Brown 1-6, White 1-0.
49ERS: Crist 1-32.
KICK RETURNS
BUCS: Reece 1-18, Carter 1-10.
OPPONENTS: Hofer 1-2, Downing 1-0, Williams 0-4.
PUNT RETURNS
BUCS: Reece 2-11.
OPPONENTS: Steptoe 6-73, Shumann 1-8.
SACKS
BUCS: Pear 3-26, Hannah 2-12.
OPPONENTS: Webb 2-19, Reese 1-10, Hardman 1-10, Nichols 1-10, Bradley 1-8.
GAME REPORTS AND COMMENTS
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Dave Pear had three sacks and the Bucs forced four interceptions, two off future Buc QB Steve DeBerg, but the Niners came out on top in a battle of fieldgoals in Candlestick Park.

Mike Rae once again started at quarterback for Tampa Bay but Doug Williams had promised to return from his broken jaw injury for the season finale the following week.
OFFENSEDEFENSE
LT75 Reavis LDE73 Hannah
LG64 Horton DT76 Pear
C79 Wilson RDE77 Kollar
RG72 Puetz LOLB57 Lewis
RT70 Carlton LILB61 D Selmon
WR87 Mucker RILB54 Wood
TE88 Giles ROLB56 Johnson
WR83 Grant LCB45 White
FB28 White SS33 Cotney
RB32 L Carter FS34 Brown
QB15 Rae RCB40 Washington
SUBSTITUTIONS
4 Green, 25 Jordan, 38 Davis, 41 Farmer, 46 Reece, 51 Nafziger, 52 Harris, 53 Bonness, 55 Brown, 59 Inmon, 65 Johnson, 68 Medlin, 74 Freitas, 85 Owens, 86 Obradovich, 89 McKay
DID NOT PLAY
6 O'Donoghue, 12 Williams, 19 Huff, 23 Ragsdale, 42 Bell, 60 Chambers, 71 Crowder
INACTIVE