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1979 Philadelphia Eagles 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
11-5-0 1-1 5573 2965 2608 33 325 5304 2748 2556 37 306
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1979 was the forty-seventh season for the Philadelphia Eagles and the third season for Dick Vermeil as the head coach of the Eagles. They finished the season 11-5-0 in the regular season and 1-1 in the playoffs eventually losing to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24-17.

Last modified: 12/3/2017

Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 New York Giants 23-17
Week 2 Atlanta Falcons 10-14
Week 3 @ New Orleans Saints 26-14
Week 4 @ New York Giants 17-13
Week 5 Pittsburgh Steelers 17-14
Week 6 Washington Redskins 28-17
Week 7 @ St. Louis Cardinals 24-20
Week 8 @ Washington Redskins 7-17
Week 9 @ Cincinnati Bengals 13-37
Week 10 Cleveland Browns 19-24
Week 11 @ Dallas Cowboys 31-21
Week 12 St. Louis Cardinals 16-13
Week 13 @ Green Bay Packers 21-10
Week 14 Detroit Lions 44-7
Week 15 Dallas Cowboys 17-24
Week 16 @ Houston Oilers 26-20

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Chicago Bears 27-17
Divisional Round @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17-24

Coaches

Head Coach: Defensive Coordinator: Running Game Coordinator: Wide Receivers Coach: Offensive Line Coach: , Running Backs Coach: Tight Ends Coach: Defensive Line Coach: Linebackers Coach: Secondary Coach: Special Teams Coach: ,