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1979 Baltimore Colts

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5-11-0, Finished 5th in AFC East Division  · 1979 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -3.5, Offense: -2.0, Defense: -1.5, SoS: 1.5, avg is 0.0.

Scored 271 points (16.9/g), 22nd of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 351 points (21.9/g), 19th.
 Differential of -80 points (-5.0/g), 23rd.  Expected W-L: 5.6-10.4.

Coach: Ted Marchibroda (5-11-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Maxie Baughan

Stadium: Memorial Stadium (Baltimore)
 Training Camp: Goucher College (Towson, Maryland)

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 2 boxscore L 0-1 @ Kansas City Chiefs 0 14 15 308 225 83 2 12 211 45 166 1
2 Sun September 9 boxscore L OT 0-2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 26 29 18 206 114 92 4 17 294 196 98 5
3 Sun September 16 boxscore L 0-3 @ Cleveland Browns 10 13 13 283 185 98 16 321 197 124 2
4 Sun September 23 boxscore L 0-4 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 13 17 17 285 188 97 2 17 392 235 157 4
5 Sun September 30 boxscore L 0-5 Buffalo Bills 13 31 18 349 265 84 2 16 374 308 66 2
6 Sun October 7 boxscore W 1-5 New York Jets 10 8 14 276 232 44 2 19 358 174 184 3
7 Sun October 14 boxscore L 1-6 Houston Oilers 16 28 16 189 82 107 4 16 247 27 220 2
8 Sun October 21 boxscore W 2-6 @ Buffalo Bills 14 13 12 261 151 110 2 20 324 242 82 2
9 Sun October 28 boxscore W 3-6 New England Patriots 31 26 23 396 256 140 4 19 408 298 110 2
10 Sun November 4 boxscore W 4-6 Cincinnati Bengals 38 28 23 355 215 140 15 351 284 67 3
11 Sun November 11 boxscore L 4-7 @ Miami Dolphins 0 19 11 231 149 82 3 13 247 123 124 3
12 Sun November 18 boxscore L 4-8 @ New England Patriots 21 50 24 263 174 89 3 22 417 169 248 1
13 Sun November 25 boxscore L 4-9 Miami Dolphins 24 28 27 416 297 119 3 16 265 165 100 1
14 Sun December 2 boxscore L 4-10 @ New York Jets 17 30 21 343 240 103 3 21 368 190 178 1
15 Sun December 9 boxscore L 4-11 Kansas City Chiefs 7 10 16 298 223 75 4 16 302 83 219 2
16 Sun December 16 boxscore W 5-11 @ New York Giants 31 7 23 387 176 211 2 10 195 32 163 5