The Buffalo Bills decisively defeated the New York Jets, 46 to 31, on September 23, 1979.

Final

NYJ

Jets

1-3-0

31

BUF

Bills

2-2-0

46

Team

NYJ

BUF

1

3

6

2

21

13

3

0

21

4

7

6

Total

31

46

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NYJ

BUF

Bills

Nick Mike-Mayer 23-yard field goal

0

3

Jets

Pat Leahy 30-yard field goal

3

3

Bills

Nick Mike-Mayer 29-yard field goal

3

6

2nd quarter

NYJ

BUF

Jets

Tom Newton 51-yard run (Pat Leahy kick)

10

6

Jets

Tom Newton 1-yard run (Pat Leahy kick)

17

6

Bills

Jerry Butler 5-yard pass from Joe Ferguson (kick failed)

17

12

Jets

Wesley Walker 37-yard pass from Richard Todd (Pat Leahy kick)

24

12

Bills

Jerry Butler 75-yard pass from Joe Ferguson (Nick Mike-Mayer kick)

24

19

3rd quarter

NYJ

BUF

Bills

Jerry Butler 74-yard pass from Joe Ferguson (Nick Mike-Mayer kick)

24

26

Bills

Jerry Butler 9-yard pass from Joe Ferguson (Nick Mike-Mayer kick)

24

33

Bills

Fred Smerlas 13-yard fumble return (Nick Mike-Mayer kick)

24

40

4th quarter

NYJ

BUF

Bills

Joseph Shipp 13-yard pass from Joe Ferguson (kick failed)

24

46

Jets

Mickey Shuler 27-yard pass from Richard Todd (Pat Leahy kick)

31

46