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1979 Houston Oilers

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11-5-0, Finished 2nd in AFC Central Division  · 1979 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 4.4, Offense: 2.9, Defense: 1.4, SoS: 2.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 362 points (22.6/g), 8th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 331 points (20.7/g), 16th.
 Differential of 31 points (1.9/g), 10th.  Expected W-L: 8.8-7.2.

Coach: Bum Phillips (11-5-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Ed Biles
 Other Notable Asst.: Wade Phillips (Defensive Line)

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

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Rnd Pick Tm Player Pos Yrs From To AP1 PB St CarAV G Cmp Att Yds TD Int Att Yds TD Rec Yds TD College/Univ
2 31 HOU Mike Stensrud NT 11 1979 1989 0 0 4 31 139 Iowa St.
2 50 HOU Jesse Baker DE 9 1979 1987 0 0 4 28 128 Jacksonville St.
3 72 HOU Kenny King RB 7 1979 1985 0 1 5 23 97 579 2477 7 89 715 1 Oklahoma
6 143 HOU Daryl Hunt LB 6 1979 1984 0 0 2 18 78 Oklahoma
6 159 HOU Mike Murphy LB 1 1979 1979 0 0 0 2 3 SW Missouri St.
7 171 HOU Tim Ries DB 0 0 0 SW Missouri St.
8 214 HOU Carter Hartwig DB 6 1979 1984 0 0 2 16 86 USC
9 243 HOU Rich Ellender RB 1 1979 1979 0 0 0 0 13 1 15 0 McNeese St.
11 298 HOU Mike Taylor T 0 0 0 Georgia Tech
12 324 HOU Wayne Wilson RB 9 1979 1987 0 0 3 29 111 684 2531 18 181 1533 14 Shepherd