| ||Offense ||Defense |
|Record ||Playoff record ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs |
|11-5-0 ||0-1 ||5842 ||4084 ||1758 ||32 ||353 ||5834 ||3997 ||1837 ||35 ||352 |
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The Cleveland Browns' thirty-fifth season was in 1980, and it was the third season Sam Rutigliano served as the head coach of the team. The Browns played their home games at Cleveland Stadium. They finished the year 11-5-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the AFC Central, but they lost their first playoff game to the Oakland Raiders 14-12.
1980 Cleveland Browns Coaching Staff
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