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1979 Green Bay Packers

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5-11-0, Finished 4th in NFC Central Division  · 1979 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -6.8, Offense: -5.3, Defense: -1.5, SoS: -2.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 246 points (15.4/g), 25th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 316 points (19.8/g), 13th.
 Differential of -70 points (-4.4/g), 21st.  Expected W-L: 5.7-10.3.

Coach: Bart Starr (5-11-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Dave Hanner
 Other Notable Asst.: Dick LeBeau (Defensive Backs)

Stadium: Lambeau Field
 Training Camp: St. Norbert College (De Pere, Wisconsin)

Team Games & Schedule

Week 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 @ Chicago Bears 3 6 9 149 72 77 1 17 300 117 183 2
2 Sun September 9 boxscore W 1-1 New Orleans Saints 28 19 21 309 115 194 2 29 474 289 185 2
3 Sun September 16 boxscore L 1-2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10 21 18 274 185 89 3 19 367 132 235 1
4 Sun September 23 boxscore L OT 1-3 @ Minnesota Vikings 21 27 14 249 108 141 1 24 376 215 161 2
5 Mon October 1 boxscore W 2-3 New England Patriots 27 14 19 317 199 118 2 26 401 239 162 6
6 Sun October 7 boxscore L 2-4 @ Atlanta Falcons 7 25 17 275 158 117 3 19 286 134 152 1
7 Sun October 14 boxscore W 3-4 Detroit Lions 24 16 18 298 109 189 2 13 247 154 93 2
8 Sun October 21 boxscore L 3-5 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 3 21 16 299 261 38 4 15 313 85 228 1
9 Sun October 28 boxscore L 3-6 @ Miami Dolphins 7 27 9 196 143 53 3 28 475 280 195 1
10 Sun November 4 boxscore L 3-7 New York Jets 22 27 22 395 287 108 4 20 382 136 246 2
11 Sun November 11 boxscore W 4-7 Minnesota Vikings 19 7 19 293 115 178 3 23 347 230 117 5
12 Sun November 18 boxscore L 4-8 @ Buffalo Bills 12 19 14 290 195 95 5 20 400 213 187 1
13 Sun November 25 boxscore L 4-9 Philadelphia Eagles 10 21 25 331 213 118 3 16 347 118 229
14 Sun December 2 boxscore L 4-10 @ Washington Redskins 21 38 19 274 178 96 3 24 437 242 195 1
15 Sun December 9 boxscore L 4-11 Chicago Bears 14 15 19 306 251 55 5 16 267 106 161 2
16 Sat December 15 boxscore W 5-11 @ Detroit Lions 18 13 20 287 92 195 18 228 72 156 3