1979 Green Bay Packers schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
5-11-0 0-0 4542 2681 1861 44 279 5647 2762 2885 32 327
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The Green Bay Packers' fifty-ninth season was in 1979, and it was the fifth season Bart Starr served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 5-11-0, 4-4-0 at home and 1-7-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Chicago Bears 3-6
Week 2 New Orleans Saints 28-19
Week 3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10-21
Week 4 @ Minnesota Vikings 21-27
Week 5 New England Patriots 27-14
Week 6 @ Atlanta Falcons 7-25
Week 7 Detroit Lions 24-16
Week 8 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 3-21
Week 9 @ Miami Dolphins 7-27
Week 10 New York Jets 22-27
Week 11 Minnesota Vikings 19-7
Week 12 @ Buffalo Bills 12-19
Week 13 Philadelphia Eagles 10-21
Week 14 @ Washington Redskins 21-38
Week 15 Chicago Bears 14-15
Week 16 @ Detroit Lions 18-13

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