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1980 Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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5-10-1, Finished 4th in NFC Central Division  · 1980 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -5.1, Offense: -3.5, Defense: -1.6, SoS: -0.7, avg is 0.0.

Scored 271 points (16.9/g), 23rd of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 341 points (21.3/g), 20th.
 Differential of -70 points (-4.4/g), 22nd.  Expected W-L: 5.9-10.1.

Coach: John McKay (5-10-1)
 Defensive Coordinator: Tom Bass

Stadium: Tampa Stadium
 Training Camp: One Buc Place / Buccaneer Place (Tampa, Florida)

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 7 boxscore W 1-0 @ Cincinnati Bengals 17 12 13 246 155 91 2 9 128 16 112 2
2 Thu September 11 boxscore W 2-0 Los Angeles Rams 10 9 12 183 83 100 1 16 360 191 169 4
3 Sun September 21 boxscore L 2-1 @ Dallas Cowboys 17 28 22 442 238 204 2 26 390 244 146 1
4 Sun September 28 boxscore L 2-2 Cleveland Browns 27 34 24 417 337 80 2 22 400 308 92 2
5 Mon October 6 boxscore L 2-3 @ Chicago Bears 0 23 13 147 68 79 3 18 273 100 173 1
6 Sun October 12 boxscore T OT 2-3-1 Green Bay Packers 14 14 15 262 82 180 32 569 415 154 2
7 Sun October 19 boxscore L 2-4-1 @ Houston Oilers 14 20 12 193 126 67 4 23 467 222 245 4
8 Sun October 26 boxscore W 3-4-1 @ San Francisco 49ers 24 23 17 263 89 174 1 15 305 206 99 1
9 Sun November 2 boxscore W 4-4-1 New York Giants 30 13 23 379 135 244 2 16 220 147 73 4
10 Sun November 9 boxscore L 4-5-1 Pittsburgh Steelers 21 24 23 369 294 75 3 14 229 94 135 1
11 Sun November 16 boxscore L 4-6-1 @ Minnesota Vikings 30 38 27 573 486 87 3 26 450 326 124
12 Sun November 23 boxscore L 4-7-1 Detroit Lions 10 24 15 200 155 45 4 19 262 133 129 1
13 Sun November 30 boxscore W 5-7-1 @ Green Bay Packers 20 17 19 373 235 138 1 18 257 183 74 1
14 Sun December 7 boxscore L 5-8-1 Minnesota Vikings 10 21 19 348 220 128 2 19 365 247 118
15 Sun December 14 boxscore L 5-9-1 @ Detroit Lions 14 27 11 213 173 40 3 19 408 332 76 2
16 Sat December 20 boxscore L 5-10-1 Chicago Bears 13 14 16 451 344 107 5 21 322 140 182 2