1979 Week Summaries

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1979 Week 8

Oct 21, 1979
Cincinnati Bengals 27 Final
Cleveland Browns 28  
PassYds Anderson-CIN 318
RushYds Pruitt-CLE 135
RecYds Curtis-CIN 108
Oct 21, 1979
Miami Dolphins 13 Final
New England Patriots 28  
PassYds Grogan-NWE 187
RushYds Williams-MIA 99
RecYds Morgan-NWE 53
Oct 21, 1979
Philadelphia Eagles 7 Final
Washington Redskins 17  
PassYds Jaworski-PHI 195
RushYds Riggins-WAS 120
RecYds Krepfle-PHI 81
Oct 21, 1979
Oakland Raiders 19 Final
New York Jets 28  
PassYds Stabler-OAK 360
RushYds van Eeghen-OAK 86
RecYds van Eeghen-OAK 108
Oct 21, 1979
Baltimore Colts 14 Final
Buffalo Bills 13  
PassYds Ferguson-BUF 284
RushYds Washington-BAL 49
RecYds Lewis-BUF 158
Oct 21, 1979
Green Bay Packers 3 Final
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21  
PassYds Whitehurst-GNB 261
RushYds Bell-TAM 167
RecYds Coffman-GNB 106
Oct 21, 1979
Detroit Lions 7 Final
New Orleans Saints 17  
PassYds Komlo-DET 139
RushYds Muncie-NOR 76
RecYds Scott-DET 72
Oct 21, 1979
Chicago Bears 27 Final
Minnesota Vikings 30  
PassYds Kramer-MIN 218
RushYds Payton-CHI 111
RecYds Baschnagel-CHI 104
Oct 21, 1979
St. Louis Cardinals 13 Final
Dallas Cowboys 22  
PassYds Staubach-DAL 164
RushYds Dorsett-DAL 111
RecYds DuPree-DAL 48
Oct 21, 1979
Atlanta Falcons 15 Final
San Francisco 49ers 20  
PassYds DeBerg-SFO 245
RushYds Solomon-SFO 68
RecYds Hofer-SFO 84
Oct 21, 1979
New York Giants 21 Final
Kansas City Chiefs 17  
PassYds Livingston-KAN 294
RushYds Reed-KAN 106
RecYds Gray-NYG 107
Oct 21, 1979
Houston Oilers 14 Final
Seattle Seahawks 34  
PassYds Zorn-SEA 252
RushYds Smith-SEA 49
RecYds Largent-SEA 135
Oct 21, 1979
San Diego Chargers 40 Final
Los Angeles Rams 16  
PassYds Fouts-SDG 326
RushYds Tyler-RAM 79
RecYds Joiner-SDG 168
Oct 22, 1979
Denver Broncos 7 Final
Pittsburgh Steelers 42  
PassYds Bradshaw-PIT 267
RushYds Harris-PIT 121
RecYds Moses-DEN 133

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