Detroit Lions at Green Bay Packers 16 to 24

Sunday, October 14, 1979, Week 7

The Detroit Lions played the Green Bay Packers in Green Bay on Sunday, October 14, 1979, Week 7 of the 1979 season. The Packers won by a score of 24-16.


Detroit Lions offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
247 154 93 2 13

Coaches

Head Coach: Monte Clark Quarterbacks Coach: Bob Schnelker Wide Receivers Coach: Bob Schnelker Offensive Line Coach: Fred Hoaglin Running Backs Coach: Jimmy Raye Tight Ends Coach: Don Doll Offensive Backfield Coach: Jimmy Raye Defensive Line Coach: Floyd Peters Linebackers Coach: Marty Schottenheimer Defensive Backfield Coach: Billy Atkins Special Teams Coach: Larry Pasquale General Manager: Russ Thomas Head Trainer: Kent Falb


Green Bay Packers offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
298 109 189 2 18

Coaches

Head Coach: Bart Starr Assistant Head Coach: Dave Hanner Defensive Coordinator: Dave Hanner Passing Game Coordinator: Lew Carpenter Quarterbacks Coach: Zeke Bratkowski Wide Receivers Coach: Lew Carpenter Offensive Line Coach: Bill Curry Offensive Backs Coach: Zeke Bratkowski Linebackers Coach: John Meyer Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Dick LeBeau Special Teams Coach: Fred Von Appen Special Assistant Coach: Dick Rehbein Team President: Dominic Olejniczak