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1979 Seattle Seahawks

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9-7-0, Finished 3rd in AFC West Division  · 1979 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 2.6, Offense: 4.9, Defense: -2.3, SoS: 2.2, avg is 0.0.

Scored 378 points (23.6/g), 4th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 372 points (23.2/g), 24th.
 Differential of 6 points (0.4/g), 16th.  Expected W-L: 8.2-7.8.

Coach: Jack Patera (9-7-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Jerry Rhome
 Defensive Coordinator: Larry Peccatiello

Stadium: Seattle Kingdome
 Training Camp: Eastern Washington University (Cheney, Washington)

Team Info

Principal Owner Lloyd Nordstrom
General Manager John Thompson
Defensive Alignment 4-3

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Player PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 378 5557 1046 5.3 36 18 23 315 292 523 3590 20 18 6.6 171 500 1967 24 3.9 121
Team Defense 372 5834 1078 5.4 33 16 33 350 317 508 3459 21 17 6.3 171 533 2375 23 4.5 146
Lg Rank Offense 4 7 9 16 8 6 5 9 7 5 19 19 4 16
Lg Rank Defense 24 27 22 14 28 25 25 15 22 24 14 21 24 25

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 San Diego Chargers 16 33 19 334 153 181 6 22 356 217 139 1
2 Sun September 9 boxscore L 0-2 @ Miami Dolphins 10 19 19 345 226 119 4 15 315 198 117 2
3 Sun September 16 boxscore W 1-2 Oakland Raiders 27 10 19 419 316 103 25 431 329 102 4
4 Sun September 23 boxscore L 1-3 @ Denver Broncos 34 37 22 350 197 153 4 23 344 254 90 3
5 Sun September 30 boxscore L 1-4 Kansas City Chiefs 6 24 18 312 178 134 2 11 230 15 215 1
6 Sun October 7 boxscore W 2-4 @ San Francisco 49ers 35 24 21 310 162 148 29 464 292 172 2
7 Sun October 14 boxscore L 2-5 @ San Diego Chargers 10 20 18 280 147 133 1 19 391 295 96
8 Sun October 21 boxscore W 3-5 Houston Oilers 34 14 21 391 240 151 2 16 243 160 83 3
9 Mon October 29 boxscore W 4-5 @ Atlanta Falcons 31 28 19 411 206 205 4 19 315 162 153 2
10 Sun November 4 boxscore L 4-6 Los Angeles Rams 0 24 1 -7 -30 23 1 29 475 172 303 1
11 Sun November 11 boxscore W 5-6 @ Cleveland Browns 29 24 24 427 238 189 1 21 373 158 215 3
12 Sun November 18 boxscore W 6-6 New Orleans Saints 38 24 28 521 391 130 1 24 420 286 134 1
13 Mon November 26 boxscore W 7-6 New York Jets 30 7 25 399 313 86 1 21 365 226 139 2
14 Sun December 2 boxscore L 7-7 @ Kansas City Chiefs 21 37 21 275 231 44 5 20 331 137 194 2
15 Sat December 8 boxscore W 8-7 Denver Broncos 28 23 21 382 308 74 2 27 363 222 141 3
16 Sun December 16 boxscore W 9-7 @ Oakland Raiders 29 24 19 408 314 94 2 29 418 336 82 3

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk SkYds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
10 Jim Zorn 26 QB 16 16 9-7-0 285 505 56.4% 3661 20 4.0 18 3.6 65 7.2 6.4 12.8 228.8 77.7 23 201 6.55 5.78 4.4 2 3
16 Steve Myer 25 1 0 2 8 25.0% 28 0 0.0 0 0.0 18 3.5 3.5 14.0 28.0 41.7 0 0 3.50 3.50 0.0
18 Herman Weaver 31 P 16 0 3 4 75.0% 73 0 0.0 0 0.0 39 18.3 18.3 24.3 4.6 116.7 0 0 18.25 18.25 0.0
12 Sam Adkins 24 3 0 0 3 0.0% 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.0
35 David Sims 24 rb 3 3 1 2 50.0% 18 0 0.0 0 0.0 18 9.0 9.0 18.0 6.0 81.2 0 0 9.00 9.00 0.0
47 Sherman Smith 25 RB 16 15 1 1 100.0% 11 0 0.0 0 0.0 11 11.0 11.0 11.0 0.7 112.5 0 0 11.00 11.00 0.0
Team Total 25.2 16 9-7-0 292 523 55.8% 3791 20 3.8 18 3.4 65 7.2 6.5 13.0 236.9 77.2 23 201 6.58 5.82 4.2 2 3
Opp Total 16 317 508 62.4% 3739 21 4.1 17 3.3 7.4 6.68 11.8 233.7 84.6 37 280 6.3 5.7 6.8

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Rushing Receiving
No. Player Age Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
47 Sherman Smith 25 RB 16 15 194 775 11 31 4.0 48.4 12.1 48 499 10.4 4 35 3.0 31.2 1274 15 1
33 Dan Doornink 23 FB 16 12 152 500 8 26 3.3 31.3 9.5 54 432 8.0 1 41 3.4 27.0 932 9 6
10 Jim Zorn 26 QB 16 16 46 279 2 41 6.1 17.4 2.9 279 2 6
32 Jeff Moore 23 KR 16 1 44 168 2 18 3.8 10.5 2.8 14 128 9.1 0 24 0.9 8.0 296 2 5
24 Al Hunter 24 15 0 34 174 1 67 5.1 11.6 2.3 7 77 11.0 0 18 0.5 5.1 251 1 1
35 David Sims 24 rb 3 3 20 53 0 8 2.7 17.7 6.7 4 28 7.0 0 13 1.3 9.3 81 0 2
31 Tony Benjamin 24 16 0 5 13 0 8 2.6 0.8 0.3 1 6 6.0 0 6 0.1 0.4 19 0 0
12 Sam Adkins 24 3 0 2 11 0 9 5.5 3.7 0.7 11 0 0
18 Herman Weaver 31 P 16 0 2 -6 0 0 -3.0 -0.4 0.1 -6 0 1
16 Steve Myer 25 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0 0 0
80 Steve Largent* 25 WR 15 15 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 66 1237 18.7 9 55 4.4 82.5 1237 9 0
84 Sam McCullum 27 WR 16 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 46 739 16.1 4 65 2.9 46.2 739 4 2
88 Brian Peets 23 TE 16 14 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 25 293 11.7 1 28 1.6 18.3 293 1 0
83 Steve Raible 25 wr 16 3 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 20 252 12.6 1 41 1.3 15.8 252 1 0
82 Mark Bell 22 de 16 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2 20 10.0 0 16 0.1 1.3 20 0 1
89 Duke Fergerson 25 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2 12 6.0 0 10 0.5 3.0 12 0 0
86 Jessie Green 25 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 9 9.0 0 9 0.1 0.8 9 0 0
1 Efren Herrera 28 K 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 20 20.0 0 20 0.1 1.3 20 0 0
38 Cornell Webster 25 LCB 15 14 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 39 39.0 0 39 0.1 2.6 39 0 0
Team Total 25.2 16 500 1967 24 67 3.9 122.9 31.3 292 3791 13.0 20 65 18.3 236.9 5758 44 31
Opp Total 16 533 2375 23 4.5 148.4 33.3 317 3459 10.9 21 19.8 216.2 5834 44 39

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Player Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
32 Jeff Moore 23 KR 16 1 10 90 0 29 9.0 31 641 0 39 20.7 1027
34 Tony Green 23 PR 11 0 16 121 0 30 7.6 20 437 0 24 21.9 558
24 Al Hunter 24 15 0 15 299 0 30 19.9 550
44 John Harris 23 fs 14 7 8 70 0 19 8.8 1 21 0 21 21.0 91
31 Tony Benjamin 24 16 0 2 33 0 17 16.5 52
33 Dan Doornink 23 FB 16 12 1 13 0 13 13.0 945
Team Total 25.2 16 34 281 0 30 8.3 70 1444 0 39 20.6 7483
Opp Total 16 42 289 0 6.9 70 1238 0 17.7

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring Punting
No. Player Age Pos G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
1 Efren Herrera 28 K 16 0 1 1 8 7 6 5 7 6 1 23 19 82.6%% 46 43 93.5%% 1 36 36 0 36.0
18 Herman Weaver 31 P 16 0 66 2651 60 3 40.2
Team Total 25.2 16 1 1 8 7 6 5 7 6 1 23 19 82.6%% 46 43 93.5%% 67 2687 60 3 40.1
Opp Total 16 29 18 62.1%% 46 42 91.3%% 69 2615 37.9

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
No. Player Age Pos G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
33 Dan Doornink 23 FB 16 12 0 6 0 0 0
34 Tony Green 23 PR 11 0 0 5 1 0 0
32 Jeff Moore 23 KR 16 1 0 5 1 0 0
10 Jim Zorn 26 QB 16 16 0 6 0 0 0
22 Dave Brown 26 RCB 16 16 5 46 0 23 0
44 John Harris 23 fs 14 7 2 30 0 25 0 0 1 1 0 0
26 Kerry Justin 24 db 14 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
42 Keith Simpson 23 SS 15 11 4 72 0 41 0
27 Autry Beamon 26 FS 15 14 1 38 0 38 0 0 0 2 0 0
58 Terry Beeson 24 MLB 16 15 1 3 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
82 Mark Bell 22 de 16 1 0 1 1 0 0
57 Pete Cronan 24 lb 16 1 0 0 2 0 0
56 Sammy Green 25 LLB 16 9 1 91 1 91 0 0 0 1 0 0
84 Sam McCullum 27 WR 16 16 0 2 0 0 0
35 David Sims 24 rb 3 3 0 2 0 0 0
47 Sherman Smith 25 RB 16 15 0 1 1 0 0
38 Cornell Webster 25 LCB 15 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 54 1
76 Steve August 25 RT 16 16 0 0 1 0 0
68 Dennis Boyd 24 dt 11 4 0 0 1 33 0
53 Keith Butler 23 RLB 14 14 1 4 0 4 0
60 Ron Coder 25 rg 15 5 0 0 1 0 0
77 Bill Gregory 30 RDE 16 16 0 0 1 0 0
24 Al Hunter 24 15 0 0 1 0 0 0
55 Michael Jackson 22 llb 15 8 0 0 1 0 0
54 Art Kuehn 26 c 16 1 0 0 1 0 0
52 Joe Norman 23 lb 15 1 0 0 1 0 0
50 Larry Polowski 22 14 0 0 0 1 0 0
83 Steve Raible 25 wr 16 3 0 0 1 0 0
18 Herman Weaver 31 P 16 0 0 1 0 0 0
Team Total 25.2 16 17 284 1 91 0 0 31 24 87 1
Opp Total 16 23 39 23

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1 Efren Herrera 28 K 16 0 43 19 100
47 Sherman Smith 25 RB 16 15 11 4 15 90
33 Dan Doornink 23 FB 16 12 8 1 9 54
80 Steve Largent* 25 WR 15 15 9 9 54
84 Sam McCullum 27 WR 16 16 4 4 24
32 Jeff Moore 23 KR 16 1 2 2 12
10 Jim Zorn 26 QB 16 16 2 2 12
56 Sammy Green 25 LLB 16 9 1 1 6
24 Al Hunter 24 15 0 1 1 6
88 Brian Peets 23 TE 16 14 1 1 6
83 Steve Raible 25 wr 16 3 1 1 6
38 Cornell Webster 25 LCB 15 14 1 1 6
Team Total 25.2 16 24 20 1 1 46 43 19 1 376
Opp Total 16 23 21 1 1 42 18 372

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1979-09-02 SDG L, 16-33 2 4 rush Sherman Smith 4 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
2 1979-09-02 SDG L, 16-33 4 6 rush Sherman Smith 6 yard rush
3 1979-09-09 @ MIA L, 10-19 3 23 pass Steve Raible 23 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
4 1979-09-16 OAK W, 27-10 1 40 pass Steve Largent 40 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
5 1979-09-16 OAK W, 27-10 3 21 pass Steve Largent 21 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
6 1979-09-16 OAK W, 27-10 4 7 pass Sherman Smith 7 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
7 1979-09-23 @ DEN L, 34-37 1 5 rush Dan Doornink 5 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
8 1979-09-23 @ DEN L, 34-37 2 5 rush Dan Doornink 5 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
9 1979-09-23 @ DEN L, 34-37 3 13 pass Sam McCullum 13 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
10 1979-09-23 @ DEN L, 34-37 3 1 rush Sherman Smith 1 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
11 1979-10-07 @ SFO W, 35-24 1 13 rush Dan Doornink 13 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
12 1979-10-07 @ SFO W, 35-24 1 3 rush Dan Doornink 3 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
13 1979-10-07 @ SFO W, 35-24 2 7 rush Sherman Smith 7 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
14 1979-10-07 @ SFO W, 35-24 3 91 interception Sammy Green 91 yard interception return (Efren Herrera kick)
15 1979-10-07 @ SFO W, 35-24 4 2 rush Jim Zorn 2 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
16 1979-10-14 @ SDG L, 10-20 4 8 rush Sherman Smith 8 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
17 1979-10-21 HOU W, 34-14 1 12 pass Sherman Smith 12 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
18 1979-10-21 HOU W, 34-14 2 45 pass Steve Largent 45 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
19 1979-10-21 HOU W, 34-14 4 55 pass Steve Largent 55 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
20 1979-10-21 HOU W, 34-14 4 54 fumble Cornell Webster 54 yard fumble return (Efren Herrera kick)
21 1979-10-29 @ ATL W, 31-28 2 34 rush Jim Zorn 34 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
22 1979-10-29 @ ATL W, 31-28 2 4 pass Sherman Smith 4 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
23 1979-10-29 @ ATL W, 31-28 2 8 rush Dan Doornink 8 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
24 1979-10-29 @ ATL W, 31-28 4 26 rush Dan Doornink 26 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
25 1979-11-11 @ CLE W, 29-24 1 5 rush Sherman Smith 5 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
26 1979-11-11 @ CLE W, 29-24 2 2 rush Sherman Smith 2 yard rush
27 1979-11-11 @ CLE W, 29-24 4 5 rush Al Hunter 5 yard rush
28 1979-11-11 @ CLE W, 29-24 4 2 rush Sherman Smith 2 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
29 1979-11-18 NOR W, 38-24 1 51 pass Sam McCullum 51 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
30 1979-11-18 NOR W, 38-24 2 39 pass Steve Largent 39 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
31 1979-11-18 NOR W, 38-24 2 2 rush Dan Doornink 2 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
32 1979-11-18 NOR W, 38-24 4 35 pass Steve Largent 35 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
33 1979-11-18 NOR W, 38-24 4 5 pass Brian Peets 5 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
34 1979-11-26 NYJ W, 30-7 2 14 pass Steve Largent 14 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
35 1979-11-26 NYJ W, 30-7 3 16 pass Sherman Smith 16 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
36 1979-11-26 NYJ W, 30-7 3 11 pass Sam McCullum 11 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
37 1979-12-02 @ KAN L, 21-37 3 1 rush Jeff Moore 1 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
38 1979-12-02 @ KAN L, 21-37 4 1 rush Dan Doornink 1 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
39 1979-12-02 @ KAN L, 21-37 4 12 rush Jeff Moore 12 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
40 1979-12-08 DEN W, 28-23 1 17 rush Sherman Smith 17 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
41 1979-12-08 DEN W, 28-23 2 1 rush Sherman Smith 1 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
42 1979-12-08 DEN W, 28-23 3 35 pass Steve Largent 35 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
43 1979-12-08 DEN W, 28-23 4 43 pass Steve Largent 43 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
44 1979-12-16 @ OAK W, 29-24 1 1 rush Sherman Smith 1 yard rush (Efren Herrera kick)
45 1979-12-16 @ OAK W, 29-24 2 65 pass Sam McCullum 65 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)
46 1979-12-16 @ OAK W, 29-24 3 17 pass Dan Doornink 17 yard pass from Jim Zorn (Efren Herrera kick)

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1979-09-02 SDG W, 33-16 2 1 rush Clarence Williams 1 yard rush (Rolf Benirschke kick)
2 1979-09-02 SDG W, 33-16 3 13 rush Clarence Williams 13 yard rush (Rolf Benirschke kick)
3 1979-09-02 SDG W, 33-16 4 8 rush Mike Thomas 8 yard rush (Rolf Benirschke kick)
4 1979-09-09 @ MIA W, 19-10 2 3 pass Nat Moore 3 yard pass from Bob Griese
5 1979-09-09 @ MIA W, 19-10 4 7 pass Norm Bulaich 7 yard pass from Bob Griese (Uwe von Schamann kick)
6 1979-09-16 OAK L, 10-27 3 12 pass Rich Martini 12 yard pass from Ken Stabler (Jim Breech kick)
7 1979-09-23 @ DEN W, 37-34 2 2 rush Otis Armstrong 2 yard rush (Jim Turner kick)
8 1979-09-23 @ DEN W, 37-34 3 2 pass Dave Studdard 2 yard pass from Craig Morton (Jim Turner kick)
9 1979-09-23 @ DEN W, 37-34 3 11 pass Haven Moses 11 yard pass from Craig Morton (Jim Turner kick)
10 1979-09-23 @ DEN W, 37-34 3 35 pass Rick Upchurch 35 yard pass from Craig Morton (Jim Turner kick)
11 1979-09-23 @ DEN W, 37-34 4 1 rush Rob Lytle 1 yard rush (run failed)
12 1979-09-30 KAN W, 24-6 2 23 rush Ted McKnight 23 yard rush (Jan Stenerud kick)
13 1979-09-30 KAN W, 24-6 4 3 pass Mike Williams 3 yard pass from Steve Fuller (Jan Stenerud kick)
14 1979-09-30 KAN W, 24-6 4 84 rush Ted McKnight 84 yard rush (Jan Stenerud kick)
15 1979-10-07 @ SFO L, 24-35 1 3 rush O.J. Simpson 3 yard rush (Ray Wersching kick)
16 1979-10-07 @ SFO L, 24-35 4 8 rush Lenvil Elliott 8 yard rush (Ray Wersching kick)
17 1979-10-07 @ SFO L, 24-35 4 1 pass Ken MacAfee 1 yard pass from Steve DeBerg (Ray Wersching kick)
18 1979-10-14 @ SDG W, 20-10 1 20 pass Lydell Mitchell 20 yard pass from Dan Fouts (Roy Gerela kick)
19 1979-10-14 @ SDG W, 20-10 3 9 pass John Jefferson 9 yard pass from Dan Fouts (Roy Gerela kick)
20 1979-10-14 @ SDG W, 20-10 4 49 pass John Jefferson 49 yard pass from Dan Fouts
21 1979-10-21 HOU L, 14-34 2 9 pass Mike Barber 9 yard pass from Dan Pastorini (Toni Fritsch kick)
22 1979-10-21 HOU L, 14-34 4 6 pass Ronnie Coleman 6 yard pass from Dan Pastorini (Toni Fritsch kick)
23 1979-10-29 @ ATL L, 28-31 1 35 rush Lynn Cain 35 yard rush (Tim Mazzetti kick)
24 1979-10-29 @ ATL L, 28-31 2 30 fumble Rick Byas 30 yard fumble return (Tim Mazzetti kick)
25 1979-10-29 @ ATL L, 28-31 4 17 pass Billy Ryckman 17 yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Tim Mazzetti kick)
26 1979-10-29 @ ATL L, 28-31 4 20 pass Billy Ryckman 20 yard pass from Steve Bartkowski (Tim Mazzetti kick)
27 1979-11-04 RAM W, 24-0 1 3 rush Wendell Tyler 3 yard rush (Frank Corral kick)
28 1979-11-04 RAM W, 24-0 1 1 pass Charle Young 1 yard pass from Pat Haden (Frank Corral kick)
29 1979-11-04 RAM W, 24-0 2 17 pass Drew Hill 17 yard pass from Pat Haden (Frank Corral kick)
30 1979-11-11 @ CLE L, 24-29 3 65 rush Mike Pruitt 65 yard rush (Don Cockroft kick)
31 1979-11-11 @ CLE L, 24-29 3 1 rush Mike Pruitt 1 yard rush (Don Cockroft kick)
32 1979-11-11 @ CLE L, 24-29 4 3 rush Brian Sipe 3 yard rush (Don Cockroft kick)
33 1979-11-18 NOR L, 24-38 1 4 rush Archie Manning 4 yard rush (Garo Yepremian kick)
34 1979-11-18 NOR L, 24-38 2 4 pass Wes Chandler 4 yard pass from Archie Manning (Garo Yepremian kick)
35 1979-11-18 NOR L, 24-38 4 1 rush Chuck Muncie 1 yard rush (Garo Yepremian kick)
36 1979-11-26 NYJ L, 7-30 3 1 rush Kevin Long 1 yard rush (Dave Jacobs kick)
37 1979-12-02 @ KAN W, 37-21 1 28 pass J.T. Smith 28 yard pass from Steve Fuller (Jan Stenerud kick)
38 1979-12-02 @ KAN W, 37-21 1 5 rush Ted McKnight 5 yard rush (Jan Stenerud kick)
39 1979-12-02 @ KAN W, 37-21 2 2 rush Earl Gant 2 yard rush (Jan Stenerud kick)
40 1979-12-02 @ KAN W, 37-21 4 3 rush Ted McKnight 3 yard rush (Jan Stenerud kick)
41 1979-12-08 DEN L, 23-28 2 2 rush Craig Morton 2 yard rush (Jim Turner kick)
42 1979-12-08 DEN L, 23-28 2 7 pass Haven Moses 7 yard pass from Craig Morton
43 1979-12-08 DEN L, 23-28 2 2 rush Jim Jensen 2 yard rush (Jim Turner kick)
44 1979-12-16 @ OAK L, 24-29 1 30 interception Lester Hayes 30 yard interception return (Jim Breech kick)
45 1979-12-16 @ OAK L, 24-29 2 2 rush Arthur Whittington 2 yard rush (Jim Breech kick)
46 1979-12-16 @ OAK L, 24-29 4 2 pass Mark van Eeghen 2 yard pass from Ken Stabler (Jim Breech kick)