The St. Louis Cardinals lost to the Washington Redskins, 17 to 7, on September 23, 1979.

1979 St. Louis Cardinals

Final

WAS

17

1

14

0

2

0

0

3

0

7

4

3

0

Total

17

7

1st quarter

WAS

STL

Redskins

Don Hover 0-yard fumble return (Mark Moseley kick)

7

0

Redskins

Buddy Hardeman 41-yard pass from Joe Theismann (Mark Moseley kick)

14

0

3rd quarter

WAS

STL

Cardinals

Theotis Brown 1-yard run (Steve Little kick)

14

7

4th quarter

WAS

STL

Redskins

Mark Moseley 47-yard field goal

17

7

Redskins

Cardinals

1st Downs

11

23

Passing 1st Downs

Rushing 1st Downs

1st downs from penalties

3rd down efficiency

-

-

4th down efficiency

-

-

Total Plays

56

79

Total Yards

191

376

Yards per play

3.4

4.8

Passing

91

281

Comp - Att

8 - 16

24 - 43

Yards per pass

5.7

6.1

Interceptions thrown

1

1

Sacks - Yards lost

0 - 0

3 - 25

Rushing

100

95

Rushing Attempts

40

33

Yards per rush

2.5

2.9

Penalties

6

4

Turnovers

1

5

Fumbles lost

0

4

Interceptions

1

1

Possession

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Joe Theismann 8 15 91 6.1 1 0 94.0
Buddy Hardeman 0 1 0 0.0 0 1 0.0
Team 8 16 91 5.7 1 1 0 62.2

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Benny Malone 16 42 2.6 0
John Riggins 12 34 2.8 0
Clarence Harmon 2 13 6.5 0
Joe Theismann 7 9 1.3 0
Buddy Hardeman 3 2 0.7 0
Team 40 100 2.5 0

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Buddy Hardeman 2 48 24.0 1
Benny Malone 3 18 6.0 0
Jean Fugett 1 16 16.0 0
Don Warren 1 6 6.0 0
Clarence Harmon 1 3 3.0 0
Team 8 91 5.7 1 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 2 0 4

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 3.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Mark Moseley 1 1 2 5
Team 1 1 2 5

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Mike Bragg 8 290 36.3
Team 8 290 36.3

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Don Harris 1 23 23.0 0
Buddy Hardeman 1 18 18.0 0
Team 2 41 20.5 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Buddy Hardeman 3 4 1.3 0
Team 3 4 1.3 0

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Jim Hart 24 43 306 7.1 0 1 68.6
Team 24 43 281 7.1 0 1 3 68.6

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Ottis Anderson 19 67 3.5 0
Wayne Morris 7 29 4.1 0
Thomas Lott 3 8 2.7 0
Theotis Brown 3 6 2.0 1
Mel Gray 1 -15 -15.0 0
Team 33 95 2.9 1

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Dave Stief 6 125 20.8 0
Pat Tilley 7 114 16.3 0
Mel Gray 2 31 15.5 0
Gary Parris 1 11 11.0 0
Ottis Anderson 4 9 2.3 0
Theotis Brown 2 8 4.0 0
Wayne Morris 2 8 4.0 0
Team 24 306 7.1 0 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 5 4 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 0.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Steve Little 0 0 1 1
Team 0 0 1 1

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Steve Little 6 219 36.5
Team 6 219 36.5

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Roy Green 2 45 22.5 0
Willard Harrell 2 35 17.5 0
Team 4 80 20.0 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Willard Harrell 3 7 2.3 0
Team 3 7 2.3 0

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1,799

Murray

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RUSH

1,040

Conner

James Conner

REC

825

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PPG

19.4

24th

OPP PPG

26.8

31st

RUSH YDS/G

139.1

4th

PASS YDS/G

201.8

26th

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TEAM W L T PCT
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
Seahawks Seahawks
9 8 0 .529
Cardinals Cardinals
4 13 0 .235

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4-13-0

20

Final

21

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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