1979 Chicago Bears

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1979 Chicago Bears

What was the record of the 1979 Chicago Bears?

The Chicago Bears finished the regular season with a 10-6 record. They went 6-2 at home and 4-4 on the road. Including the playoffs, the Chicago Bears went 10-7. Their final game was a loss in the Wild Card Round to the Philadelphia Eagles.

What division did the 1979 Chicago Bears play in?

The 1979 Chicago Bears played in the Central Division of the National Football Conference.

What was the division record of the 1979 Chicago Bears?

During the regular season, the 1979 Chicago Bears went 5-3 against their NFC Central opponents.

What was the 1979 Chicago Bears record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Point Differential
Green Bay Packers 2-0 100% +4
Minnesota Vikings 1-1 50% +16
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 1-1 50% +10
Detroit Lions 1-1 50% +8

What was the 1979 Chicago Bears record by month?

The 1979 Chicago Bears had their best month in December, when they went 3-0 and were undefeated. Their worst month was September, when they went 2-3 and had a 40% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Point Differential
September 2-3 40% -1
October 2-2 50% -15
November 3-1 75% +22
December 3-0 100% +51

Did the 1979 Chicago Bears make the Playoffs?

Yes, the Chicago Bears made the Playoffs in 1979. They lost their only game against the Philadelphia Eagles in the Wild Card Round.

What was the point differential for the 1979 Chicago Bears?

The Chicago Bears finished the regular season with a point differential of +57. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Bears could have been expected to have about 9.9 wins, or a 10-6 record in the regular season.

How did the 1979 Chicago Bears perform in one-score games?

In close, one-score games, the 1979 Chicago Bears went 5-3. In games decided by a field goal or less, the Bears went 3-1.

How did the 1979 Chicago Bears perform in overtime games?

The 1979 Chicago Bears did not play any overtime games in the regular season.

What was the longest win streak for the 1979 Chicago Bears?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1979 Chicago Bears was a 4 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1979 Chicago Bears?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago Bears had during the 1979 regular season was 3 games, which happened once during the season.

1979 Chicago Bears Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Week Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
1 Sun, Sep 2, 1979 vs Green Bay Packers Win 6 - 3
2 Sun, Sep 9, 1979 vs Minnesota Vikings Win 26 - 7
3 Sun, Sep 16, 1979 @ Dallas Cowboys Loss 20 - 24
4 Sun, Sep 23, 1979 @ Miami Dolphins Loss 16 - 31
5 Sun, Sep 30, 1979 vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers Loss 13 - 17
6 Sun, Oct 7, 1979 @ Buffalo Bills Win 7 - 0
7 Sun, Oct 14, 1979 vs New England Patriots Loss 7 - 27
8 Sun, Oct 21, 1979 @ Minnesota Vikings Loss 27 - 30
9 Sun, Oct 28, 1979 @ San Francisco 49ers Win 28 - 27
10 Sun, Nov 4, 1979 vs Detroit Lions Win 35 - 7
11 Sun, Nov 11, 1979 vs Los Angeles Rams Win 27 - 23
12 Sun, Nov 18, 1979 vs New York Jets Win 23 - 13
13 Thu, Nov 22, 1979 @ Detroit Lions Loss 0 - 20
14 Sun, Dec 2, 1979 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers Win 14 - 0
15 Sun, Dec 9, 1979 @ Green Bay Packers Win 15 - 14
16 Sun, Dec 16, 1979 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 42 - 6
Playoffs
WC Wild Card Round Sun, Dec 23, 1979 @ Philadelphia Eagles Loss 17 - 27

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