New Orleans Saints at Green Bay Packers 19 to 28

Sunday, September 9, 1979, Week 2

The New Orleans Saints played the Green Bay Packers in Green Bay on Sunday, September 9, 1979, Week 2 of the 1979 season. The Packers won by a score of 28-19.


New Orleans Saints offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
474 289 185 2 29

Coaches

Head Coach: Dick Nolan Offensive Coordinator: Ed Hughes Defensive Coordinator: Paul Wiggin Quarterbacks Coach: Lamar McHan Wide Receivers Coach: Lamar McHan Offensive Line Coach: Dick Stanfel Offensive Backfield Coach: Ed Hughes Defensive Line Coach: Tom Pratt Linebackers Coach: Ed Beard Defensive Backs Coach: Chet Franklin Special Teams Coach: Whitey Campbell Conditioning Coach: Bob Hill Director of Pro Personnel: Ernie Hefferle Director of Player Personnel: Bob Whitman Owner: John Mecom


Green Bay Packers offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
309 115 194 2 21

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