The Washington Redskins beat the Green Bay Packers, 38 to 21, on December 2, 1979.

1979 Washington Redskins

Final

GB

Packers

4-10-0

21

WAS

38

1

0

7

2

21

0

3

0

7

4

0

24

Total

21

38

1st quarter

GB

WAS

Redskins

Ricky Thompson 20-yard pass from Joe Theismann (Mark Moseley kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

GB

WAS

Packers

Walter Tullis 52-yard pass from Lynn Dickey (Tom Birney kick)

7

7

Packers

Nate Simpson 2-yard run (Tom Birney kick)

14

7

Packers

Aundra Thompson 43-yard pass from Lynn Dickey (Tom Birney kick)

21

7

3rd quarter

GB

WAS

Redskins

Danny Buggs 8-yard pass from Joe Theismann (Mark Moseley kick)

21

14

4th quarter

GB

WAS

Redskins

Johnnie McDaniel 39-yard pass from Joe Theismann (Mark Moseley kick)

21

21

Redskins

John Riggins 12-yard pass from Joe Theismann (Mark Moseley kick)

21

28

Redskins

Mark Moseley 33-yard field goal

21

31

Redskins

Ike Forte 20-yard run (Mark Moseley kick)

21

38

Packers

Redskins

1st Downs

19

24

Passing 1st Downs

Rushing 1st Downs

1st downs from penalties

3rd down efficiency

-

-

4th down efficiency

-

-

Total Plays

68

76

Total Yards

274

437

Yards per play

4.0

5.8

Passing

178

242

Comp - Att

13 - 33

21 - 34

Yards per pass

4.8

6.7

Interceptions thrown

2

1

Sacks - Yards lost

4 - 34

2 - 14

Rushing

96

195

Rushing Attempts

31

40

Yards per rush

3.1

4.9

Penalties

2

6

Turnovers

3

1

Fumbles lost

1

0

Interceptions

2

1

Possession

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Lynn Dickey 13 33 212 6.4 2 2 56.6
Team 13 33 178 6.4 2 2 4 56.6

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Eric Torkelson 18 60 3.3 0
Nate Simpson 11 34 3.1 1
Terdell Middleton 1 4 4.0 0
Walt Landers 1 -2 -2.0 0
Team 31 96 3.1 1

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Aundra Thompson 3 58 19.3 1
Walter Tullis 1 52 52.0 1
Paul Coffman 3 42 14.0 0
James Lofton 2 36 18.0 0
Nate Simpson 2 17 8.5 0
Eric Torkelson 2 7 3.5 0
Team 13 212 6.4 2 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 3 1 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 2.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Tom Birney 0 0 3 3
Team 0 0 3 3

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
David Beverly 5 200 40.0
Team 5 200 40.0

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Mike McCoy 4 103 25.8 0
Aundra Thompson 2 29 14.5 0
Team 6 132 22.0 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Johnnie Gray 1 4 4.0 0
Team 1 4 4.0 0

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Joe Theismann 21 34 256 7.5 4 1 111.9
Team 21 34 242 7.5 4 1 2 111.9

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
John Riggins 17 88 5.2 0
Ike Forte 4 36 9.0 1
Clarence Harmon 11 34 3.1 0
Joe Theismann 2 27 13.5 0
Benny Malone 4 13 3.3 0
Kim McQuilken 2 -3 -1.5 0
Team 40 195 4.9 1

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Clarence Harmon 4 73 18.3 0
Johnnie McDaniel 3 68 22.7 1
Don Warren 3 40 13.3 0
John Riggins 7 34 4.9 1
Danny Buggs 3 21 7.0 1
Ricky Thompson 1 20 20.0 1
Team 21 256 7.5 4 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 0 0 1

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 4.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Mark Moseley 1 1 5 8
Team 1 1 5 8

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Mike Bragg 5 165 33.0
Team 5 165 33.0

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Bobby Hammond 3 75 25.0 0
Clarence Harmon 1 16 16.0 0
Team 4 91 22.8 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Bobby Hammond 3 24 8.0 0
Team 3 24 8.0 0

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PASS

3,946

Howell

Sam Howell

RUSH

733

Robinson

Brian Robinson

REC

1,002

McLaurin

Terry McLaurin

Team Rankings

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PPG

19.4

25th

OPP PPG

30.5

32nd

RUSH YDS/G

93.6

27th

PASS YDS/G

245.5

15th

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TEAM W L T PCT
Cowboys Cowboys
12 5 0 .706
Eagles Eagles
11 6 0 .647
Giants Giants
6 11 0 .353
Commanders Commanders
4 13 0 .235

Last Game

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WAS Commanders

4-13-0

10

Final

38

DAL Cowboys

12-5-0

Sun 7 Jan 2024

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NFL 2023 Division Standings

AFC North W L T PCT
1
Ravens Ravens
13 4 0 .765
2
Browns Browns
11 6 0 .647
AFC East W L T PCT
1
Bills Bills
11 6 0 .647
2
Dolphins Dolphins
11 6 0 .647
AFC West W L T PCT
1
Chiefs Chiefs
11 6 0 .647
2
Raiders Raiders
8 9 0 .471
AFC South W L T PCT
1
Texans Texans
10 7 0 .588
2
Jaguars Jaguars
9 8 0 .529
NFC North W L T PCT
1
Lions Lions
12 5 0 .706
2
Packers Packers
9 8 0 .529
NFC West W L T PCT
1
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
2
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
NFC East W L T PCT
1
Cowboys Cowboys
12 5 0 .706
2
Eagles Eagles
11 6 0 .647
NFC South W L T PCT
1
Buccaneers Buccaneers
9 8 0 .529
2
Saints Saints
9 8 0 .529