Houston Oilers at Pittsburgh Steelers 7 to 38

Sunday, September 9, 1979, Week 2

The Houston Oilers played the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh on Sunday, September 9, 1979, Week 2 of the 1979 season. The Steelers won by a score of 38-7.


Houston Oilers offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
124 22 102 6 12

Coaches

Head Coach: Bum Phillips Defensive Coordinator: Ed Biles Wide Receivers Coach: King Hill Offensive Line Coach: Joe Bugel Offensive Backs Coach: Andy Bourgeois Defensive Line Coach: Wade Phillips Linebackers Coach: Ed Biles, John-Paul Young Defensive Backs Coach: Bob Gambold Special Teams Coach: John-Paul Young


Pittsburgh Steelers offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
256 174 82 2 17

Coaches

Head Coach: Chuck Noll Assistant Head Coach: George J. Perles Defensive Coordinator: Woody Widenhofer Wide Receivers Coach: Tom Moore Offensive Line Coach: Rollie Dotsch Offensive Assistant Coach: John Spezzaferro Offensive Backfield Coach: Dick Hoak Defensive Backfield Coach: Dick Walker Strength Coach: Lou Riecke Flexibility Coach: Paul Uram