1979 NFL Season

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1979 NFL Season Summary

Who won the 1979 Super Bowl?

The 1979 Super Bowl winner was the Pittsburgh Steelers, who defeated the Los Angeles Rams by a 31-19 score in the Super Bowl.

When was the 1979 Super Bowl?

The 1979 Super Bowl was played on Jan 20, 1980.

Which NFL team had the best regular season record in 1979?

The San Diego Chargers and the Pittsburgh Steelers tied for the best record in the regular season at 12-4.

Which NFL team had the best point differential in the 1979 regular season?

The San Diego Chargers had the best point differential in the 1979 regular season at +165 points.

Which NFL team had the worst point differential in the 1979 regular season?

The Detroit Lions had the worst point differential in the 1979 regular season at -146 points.

Which NFL team had the most points per game in the 1979 regular season?

The Pittsburgh Steelers had the most points per game in the 1979 regular season at 26.0 PPG.

Which NFL team allowed the fewest points per game in the 1979 regular season?

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers allowed the fewest points per game in the 1979 regular season at 14.8 points allowed per game.

1979 NFL Standings

Team Record Streak Point Diff Playoff Result
1 San Diego Chargers 12-4 W2 +165 Lost Divisional
Pittsburgh Steelers 12-4 W1 +154 Won SB
3 Dallas Cowboys 11-5 W3 +58 Lost Divisional
Philadelphia Eagles 11-5 W1 +57 Lost Divisional
Houston Oilers 11-5 L1 +31 Lost Conf Champ
6 Miami Dolphins 10-6 L1 +84 Lost Divisional
Chicago Bears 10-6 W3 +57 Lost Wild Card
Washington Redskins 10-6 L1 +53
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10-6 W1 +36 Lost Conf Champ
Denver Broncos 10-6 L2 +27 Lost Wild Card
11 New England Patriots 9-7 W1 +85
Oakland Raiders 9-7 L1 +28
Los Angeles Rams 9-7 L1 +14 Lost SB
Cleveland Browns 9-7 L2 +7
Seattle Seahawks 9-7 W2 +6
16 New Orleans Saints 8-8 W1 +10
New York Jets 8-8 W3 -46
18 Buffalo Bills 7-9 L3 -11
Kansas City Chiefs 7-9 L1 -24
Minnesota Vikings 7-9 L1 -78
21 New York Giants 6-10 L3 -86
Atlanta Falcons 6-10 W1 -88
23 St. Louis Cardinals 5-11 L1 -51
Green Bay Packers 5-11 W1 -70
Baltimore Colts 5-11 W1 -80
26 Cincinnati Bengals 4-12 W1 -84
27 San Francisco 49ers 2-14 L1 -108
Detroit Lions 2-14 L3 -146

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