Cleveland Browns at Cincinnati Bengals 27 to 24

Sunday, December 21, 1980, Week 16

The Cleveland Browns played the Cincinnati Bengals in Cincinnati on Sunday, December 21, 1980, Week 16 of the 1980 season. The Browns won by a score of 27-24. The Browns swept the Bengals for the 1980 season. With this game, the Bengals finished the season 3-5-0 at home, while the Browns finished 5-3-0 on the road for the 1980 season.

The Bengals finished the season with a record of 6-10-0, while the Browns finished the season at 11-5-0.

Cleveland Browns offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
313 256 57 3 18


Head Coach: Sam Rutigliano Defensive Coordinator: Marty Schottenheimer Quarterbacks Coach: Jim Shofner Wide Receivers Coach: Rich Kotite Offensive Line Coach: Rod Humenuik Running Backs Coach: Jim Garrett Linebackers Coach: Dave Adolph Defensive Backs Coach: Len Fontes Special Teams Coach: John Petercuskie Director of Pro Personnel: Allan Webb Film Coordinator: Ed Ulinski Athletic Trainer: Leo Murphy

Cincinnati Bengals offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
373 248 125 4 20


Head Coach: Forrest Gregg Defensive Coordinator: Hank Bullough Quarterbacks Coach: Lindy Infante Wide Receivers Coach: Lindy Infante Offensive Line Coach: Jim McNally Tight Ends Coach: Frank Gansz Offensive Backs Coach: George Sefcik Defensive Line Coach: Dick Modzelewski Linebackers Coach: Hank Bullough Defensive Backs Coach: Dick LeBeau Special Teams Coach: Frank Gansz Strength and Conditioning Coach: Kim Wood