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1979 NFL Week 2 Leaders and Scores

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Week 2 Top Passers

Minimum 10 attempts
Date Tm Opp Cmp Att Yds TD Int Rate
Steve Grogan 1979-09-09 NWE NYJ W, 56-3 13 18 315 5 0 153.9
Joe Theismann 1979-09-09 WAS @ DET W, 27-24 13 19 116 2 0 119.6
Joe Ferguson 1979-09-09 BUF CIN W, 51-24 16 21 282 0 0 117.7
Dan Fouts 1979-09-09 SDG OAK W, 30-10 15 30 216 3 0 107.1
Bob Griese 1979-09-09 MIA SEA W, 19-10 15 27 208 2 0 105.2
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Week 2 Top Receivers

Date Tm Opp Rec Yds TD
Billy Brooks 1979-09-09 CIN @ BUF L, 24-51 6 156 1
Harold Carmichael 1979-09-10 PHI ATL L, 10-14 9 127 0
Harold Jackson 1979-09-09 NWE NYJ W, 56-3 3 121 3
Duriel Harris 1979-09-09 MIA SEA W, 19-10 5 117 0
Jerry Butler 1979-09-09 BUF CIN W, 51-24 7 116 0
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Week 2 Top Rushers

Date Tm Opp Att Yds TD
Walter Payton 1979-09-09 CHI MIN W, 26-7 23 182 2
William Andrews 1979-09-10 ATL @ PHI W, 14-10 24 121 0
Steve Atkins 1979-09-09 GNB NOR W, 28-19 12 110 1
Ottis Anderson 1979-09-09 STL @ NYG W, 27-14 31 109 0
Tony Galbreath 1979-09-09 NOR @ GNB L, 19-28 15 82 0
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Week 2 Top Defenders

Date Tm Opp Tkl Ast Int Yds TD PD Sk FF
Mike Washington 1979-09-09 TAM @ BAL W, 29-26 0 0 1 49 1 0 0.0 0
Dirt Winston 1979-09-09 PIT HOU W, 38-7 0 0 1 41 1 0 0.0 0
Isiah Robertson 1979-09-09 BUF CIN W, 51-24 0 0 1 23 1 0 0.0 0
Mike Wagner 1979-09-09 PIT HOU W, 38-7 0 0 2 19 0 0 0.0 0
Woodrow Lowe 1979-09-09 SDG OAK W, 30-10 0 0 1 32 1 0 0.0 0
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Week 2 Boxscores


Thu, Sep 6, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Rams 6 0 0 7 13
Broncos 0 2 7 0 9
Rams
Pat Haden23/32, 191 yds, 0 TD
Willie Miller4 rec, 54 yds, 0 TD
Cullen Bryant17 rush, 51 yds, 0 TD
Broncos
Norris Weese8/18, 100 yds, 0 TD
Rick Upchurch4 rec, 76 yds, 0 TD
Jim Jensen8 rush, 32 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Cowboys 3 3 7 8 21
49ers 3 7 0 3 13
Cowboys
Roger Staubach20/34, 259 yds, 2 TDs
Tony Hill6 rec, 96 yds, 0 TD
Tony Dorsett19 rush, 54 yds, 0 TD
49ers
Steve DeBerg19/33, 239 yds, 0 TD
Freddie Solomon3 rec, 57 yds, 0 TD
O.J. Simpson14 rush, 43 yds, 1 TD
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 OT Final
Buccaneers 0 13 0 13 3 29
Colts 17 0 0 9 0 26
Buccaneers
Doug Williams10/29, 196 yds, 2 TDs
Ricky Bell3 rec, 56 yds, 0 TD
Jerry Eckwood19 rush, 53 yds, 0 TD
Colts
Greg Landry22/37, 183 yds, 2 TDs
Brian DeRoo3 rec, 81 yds, 1 TD
Don Hardeman18 rush, 58 yds, 1 TD
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Vikings 0 7 0 0 7
Bears 0 10 9 7 26
Vikings
Tommy Kramer10/19, 117 yds, 0 TD
Ahmad Rashad5 rec, 70 yds, 0 TD
Rickey Young9 rush, 36 yds, 0 TD
Bears
Mike Phipps5/12, 35 yds, 0 TD
James Scott3 rec, 76 yds, 1 TD
Walter Payton23 rush, 182 yds, 2 TDs
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Redskins 0 17 7 3 27
Lions 3 0 0 21 24
Redskins
Joe Theismann13/19, 116 yds, 2 TDs
Ricky Thompson3 rec, 54 yds, 1 TD
John Riggins18 rush, 80 yds, 0 TD
Lions
Jeff Komlo11/22, 162 yds, 1 TD
Freddie Scott4 rec, 65 yds, 1 TD
Bo Robinson15 rush, 81 yds, 1 TD
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Saints 3 9 0 7 19
Packers 0 0 21 7 28
Saints
Archie Manning28/45, 291 yds, 1 TD
Henry Childs7 rec, 112 yds, 1 TD
Tony Galbreath15 rush, 82 yds, 0 TD
Packers
David Whitehurst9/15, 139 yds, 0 TD
James Lofton2 rec, 64 yds, 0 TD
Steve Atkins12 rush, 110 yds, 1 TD
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Jets 3 0 0 0 3
Patriots 14 21 7 14 56
Jets
Richard Todd10/20, 118 yds, 0 TD
Mickey Shuler3 rec, 48 yds, 0 TD
Kevin Long10 rush, 46 yds, 0 TD
Patriots
Steve Grogan13/18, 315 yds, 5 TDs
Harold Jackson3 rec, 121 yds, 3 TDs
Sam Cunningham15 rush, 81 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Oilers 0 0 0 7 7
Steelers 7 3 14 14 38
Oilers
Dan Pastorini4/16, 16 yds, 0 TD
Billy Johnson2 rec, 32 yds, 0 TD
Earl Campbell16 rush, 38 yds, 0 TD
Steelers
Terry Bradshaw12/29, 198 yds, 2 TDs
Lynn Swann5 rec, 95 yds, 0 TD
Franco Harris14 rush, 42 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Bengals 0 10 7 7 24
Bills 0 10 21 20 51
Bengals
Ken Anderson11/22, 196 yds, 1 TD
Billy Brooks6 rec, 156 yds, 1 TD
Archie Griffin12 rush, 56 yds, 0 TD
Bills
Joe Ferguson16/21, 282 yds, 0 TD
Jerry Butler7 rec, 116 yds, 0 TD
Roland Hooks5 rush, 70 yds, 4 TDs
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Raiders 0 3 7 0 10
Chargers 14 7 2 7 30
Raiders
Ken Stabler17/34, 183 yds, 1 TD
Raymond Chester7 rec, 91 yds, 0 TD
Arthur Whittington10 rush, 40 yds, 0 TD
Chargers
Dan Fouts15/30, 216 yds, 3 TDs
John Jefferson5 rec, 76 yds, 1 TD
Mike Thomas7 rush, 49 yds, 0 TD
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Browns 10 7 3 7 27
Chiefs 0 0 7 17 24
Browns
Brian Sipe19/35, 243 yds, 3 TDs
Ozzie Newsome6 rec, 77 yds, 1 TD
Mike Pruitt14 rush, 77 yds, 0 TD
Chiefs
Steve Fuller14/25, 148 yds, 1 TD
J.T. Smith5 rec, 65 yds, 1 TD
Ted McKnight14 rush, 44 yds, 1 TD
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Cardinals 0 14 13 0 27
Giants 14 0 0 0 14
Cardinals
Jim Hart12/24, 162 yds, 1 TD
Ottis Anderson4 rec, 57 yds, 0 TD
Ottis Anderson31 rush, 109 yds, 0 TD
Giants
Joe Pisarcik13/35, 112 yds, 0 TD
Earnest Gray4 rec, 48 yds, 0 TD
Doug Kotar6 rush, 19 yds, 1 TD
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Sun, Sep 9, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Seahawks 0 3 7 0 10
Dolphins 0 9 3 7 19
Seahawks
Jim Zorn21/45, 247 yds, 1 TD
Sherman Smith7 rec, 80 yds, 0 TD
Sherman Smith11 rush, 59 yds, 0 TD
Dolphins
Bob Griese15/27, 208 yds, 2 TDs
Duriel Harris5 rec, 117 yds, 0 TD
Larry Csonka13 rush, 48 yds, 0 TD
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Mon, Sep 10, 1979
Tm 1 2 3 4 Final
Falcons 0 7 0 7 14
Eagles 3 7 0 0 10
Falcons
Steve Bartkowski10/16, 123 yds, 1 TD
Dennis Pearson2 rec, 47 yds, 0 TD
William Andrews24 rush, 121 yds, 0 TD
Eagles
Ron Jaworski16/37, 213 yds, 0 TD
Harold Carmichael9 rec, 127 yds, 0 TD
Wilbert Montgomery15 rush, 43 yds, 0 TD
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