Denver Broncos at Pittsburgh Steelers 7 to 42

Monday, October 22, 1979, Week 8

The Denver Broncos played the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh on Monday, October 22, 1979, Week 8 of the 1979 season. The Steelers won by a score of 42-7.


Denver Broncos offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
329 276 53 3 16

Coaches

Head Coach: Red Miller Defensive Coordinator: Joe Collier Quarterbacks Coach: Babe Parilli Wide Receivers Coach: Fran Polsfoot Offensive Line Coach: Whitey Dovell Offensive Backs Coach: Paul Roach Defensive Line Coach: Stan Jones Linebackers Coach: Bob Zeman Defensive Backs Coach: Richie McCabe Special Teams Coach: Marv Braden General Manager: Fred Gehrke


Pittsburgh Steelers offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
530 294 236 3 27

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