The Pittsburgh Steelers decisively defeated the Houston Oilers, 27 to 13, in the 1979 AFC Championship game on January 6, 1980.

Final

HOU

Oilers

2-1-0

13

PIT

27

Team

HOU

PIT

1

7

3

2

3

14

3

0

0

4

3

10

Total

13

27

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

HOU

PIT

Oilers

Vernon Perry 75-yard interception return (Toni Fritsch kick)

7

0

Steelers

Matt Bahr 21-yard field goal

7

3

2nd quarter

HOU

PIT

Oilers

Toni Fritsch 21-yard field goal

10

3

Steelers

Bennie Cunningham 16-yard pass from Terry Bradshaw (Matt Bahr kick)

10

10

Steelers

John Stallworth 20-yard pass from Terry Bradshaw (Matt Bahr kick)

10

17

4th quarter

HOU

PIT

Oilers

Toni Fritsch 23-yard field goal

13

17

Steelers

Matt Bahr 39-yard field goal

13

20

Steelers

Rocky Bleier 4-yard run (Matt Bahr kick)

13

27