Denver Broncos

10-6-0
2nd in AFC West
Scored 18.1 PPG (20th)
Allowed 16.4 PPG (5th)

1979 Regular Season Team Stats

GPPTSYDSPLYAVGRUSH YDSRUSH ATTRUSH AVGPASS YDSPASS ATTPASS AVGSCKSCKY1DWNRUSH 1DWNPASS 1DWNPEN 1DWNPENPEN YDS
Team162895,1421,0444.92,0365253.93,4334767.24332730613014927116996
Team Rank20th12th14th12th18th16th18th11th12th11th19th11th11th10th13th9th25th24th
Opponent162624,8521,0334.71,6935023.43,3215126.519162273100146271181,033
Opponent Rank5th10th11th11th1st5th1st19th26th8th28th1st9th3rd13th19th3rd2nd
Net+27+290+11+0.2+343+23+0.5+112-36+0.7+24+165+33+30+30-2-37
Net Rank12th8th13th9th11th15th7th12th19th6th25th5th7th5th15th15th14th12th

1979 Regular Season Player Stats

Passing

GPCMPATTPCTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDTD%INTINT%LNGSCKSCKYRATE
Craig MortonCraig Morton1420437055.126.42,6267.1187.6164.3195.1643024170.6
Norris WeeseNorris Weese16539754.66.17317.545.711.033.150138669.6
Craig PenroseCraig Penrose22540.02.5448.822.000.0120.0290032.5
Jon KeyworthJon Keyworth1611100.00.13232.02.01100.000.03200158.3
Dave PrestonDave Preston10010.00.100.00.000.000.00039.6
Luke PrestridgeLuke Prestridge16010.00.100.00.000.000.00039.6
Rick UpchurchRick Upchurch16010.00.100.00.000.000.00039.6

Rushing

GPATTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Otis ArmstrongOtis Armstrong151087.24534.230.2226122591
Jim JensenJim Jensen161066.64003.825.0130125544
Rob LytleRob Lytle151026.83713.624.7419115464
Jon KeyworthJon Keyworth16815.13234.020.211799455
Dave PrestonDave Preston10434.31693.916.911862306
Larry CanadaLarry Canada16362.31434.08.901739179
Craig MortonCraig Morton14231.6130.60.9172313
Norris WeeseNorris Weese16181.11166.47.332018116
Rick UpchurchRick Upchurch1630.2175.71.101867954
Zachary DixonZachary Dixon530.693.01.80739
Luke PrestridgeLuke Prestridge1610.12929.01.8029129
Riley OdomsRiley Odoms1310.1-7-7.0-0.50-741631

Receiving

GPRECTRGREC/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Rick UpchurchRick Upchurch1664493714.658.674767954
Haven MosesHaven Moses16543.494317.558.966454943
Riley OdomsRiley Odoms13403.163816.049.114541631
Jim JensenJim Jensen16191.21447.69.0125125544
Dave PrestonDave Preston10191.91377.213.711962306
Jon KeyworthJon Keyworth16181.11327.38.301899455
Otis ArmstrongOtis Armstrong15140.91389.99.2117122591
Rob LytleRob Lytle15130.9937.26.2012115464
Steve WatsonSteve Watson1660.48313.85.2022683
Ron EgloffRon Egloff1550.37014.04.7022570
Jack DolbinJack Dolbin430.87424.718.5045374
Larry CanadaLarry Canada1630.23612.02.301539179
Jim TurnerJim Turner1610.166.00.40616
Dave StuddardDave Studdard1610.122.00.11212

Defense

GPTKLASTCOMBTFLSCKPDEFINTYDSAVGTDLNG
Steve FoleySteve Foley166142.307
Bill ThompsonBill Thompson1645714.3028
Bob SwensonBob Swenson1630000
Joe RizzoJoe Rizzo1322512.5025
Louis WrightLouis Wright1622010015
Tom JacksonTom Jackson1313434034
Charlie WestCharlie West1612626026

Scoring

GPRUSHRECRETTOTFGMXPMXP2SFTYPTS
Jim TurnerJim Turner1600001332071
Rick UpchurchRick Upchurch16070700042
Haven MosesHaven Moses16060600036
Rob LytleRob Lytle15400400024
Otis ArmstrongOtis Armstrong15210300018
Norris WeeseNorris Weese16300300018
Jim JensenJim Jensen16110200012
Dave PrestonDave Preston10110200012
Rubin CarterRubin Carter1500110006
Jon KeyworthJon Keyworth1610010006
Craig MortonCraig Morton1410010006
Rob NairneRob Nairne1000110006
Riley OdomsRiley Odoms1301010006
Dave StuddardDave Studdard1601010006
Bob SwensonBob Swenson1600110006
Bill ThompsonBill Thompson1600110006
Louis WrightLouis Wright1600110006

Kicking

GPFGMFGAFG%FG 1-19FG 20-29FG 30-39FG 40-49FG 50+XPMXPAXP%PTS
Jim TurnerJim Turner16132161.91-17-94-81-30-0323494.171

Punting

GPPUNTYDSAVGLNGBLK
Luke PrestridgeLuke Prestridge16893,55539.9630