New England Patriots

9-7-0
2nd in AFC East
Scored 25.7 PPG (2nd)
Allowed 20.4 PPG (15th)

1979 Regular Season Team Stats

GPPTSYDSPLYAVGRUSH YDSRUSH ATTRUSH AVGPASS YDSPASS ATTPASS AVGSCKSCKY1DWNRUSH 1DWNPASS 1DWNPEN 1DWNPENPEN YDS
Team164115,4701,1284.82,2526043.73,6004757.6493823181321592799864
Team Rank2nd8th1st14th15th6th22nd9th13th7th23rd7th7th9th9th9th11th13th
Opponent163264,3231,0194.21,7704953.63,0654676.65751228311813926102902
Opponent Rank15th3rd7th3rd5th3rd7th13th15th10th1st28th12th13th12th15th16th11th
Net+85+1,147+109+0.6+482+109+0.2+535+8+1.0-8-130+35+14+20+1-3-38
Net Rank3rd3rd2nd5th6th2nd11th6th13th4th12th25th6th12th12th13th11th11th

1979 Regular Season Player Stats

Passing

GPCMPATTPCTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDTD%INTINT%LNGSCKSCKYRATE
Steve GroganSteve Grogan1620642348.726.43,2867.8205.4286.6204.7634534177.4
Tom OwenTom Owen6274757.47.82485.341.324.336.43244159.5
Donald WestbrookDonald Westbrook1622100.00.15226.03.300.000.02800118.8
Matt CavanaughMatt Cavanaugh1311100.00.11010.00.800.000.01000108.3
Eddie HareEddie Hare1611100.00.144.00.300.000.040083.3
Harold JacksonHarold Jackson16010.00.100.00.000.000.00039.6

Rushing

GPATTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Sam CunninghamSam Cunningham1215913.35633.546.9527188799
Horace IvoryHorace Ivory11143135223.747.5152166738
Don CalhounDon Calhoun161378.64563.328.5529152522
Steve GroganSteve Grogan166443685.823.022664368
Andy JohnsonAndy Johnson5438.61323.126.411552200
Mosi TatupuMosi Tatupu16231.4713.14.40122580
Allan ClarkAllan Clark16191.2844.45.321921119
Stanley MorganStanley Morgan1670.4395.62.4017511,041
Harold JacksonHarold Jackson1630.2124.00.8012481,025
Donald WestbrookDonald Westbrook1620.184.00.50411181
Tom OwenTom Owen620.3-1-0.5-0.2002-1
Eddie HareEddie Hare1610.100.00.00010
Matt CavanaughMatt Cavanaugh1310.1-2-2.0-0.20-21-2

Receiving

GPRECTRGREC/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Harold JacksonHarold Jackson16452.81,01322.563.3759481,025
Stanley MorganStanley Morgan16442.81,00222.862.61263511,041
Russ FrancisRuss Francis12393.355714.346.454439557
Sam CunninghamSam Cunningham12292.42368.119.7020188799
Horace IvoryHorace Ivory11232.12169.419.6224166738
Don CalhounDon Calhoun16150.9664.44.1114152522
Don HasselbeckDon Hasselbeck16130.815812.29.904113158
Donald WestbrookDonald Westbrook1690.617319.210.813811181
Andy JohnsonAndy Johnson591.8687.613.601152200
Carlos PennywellCarlos Pennywell640.7358.85.8113435
Allan ClarkAllan Clark1620.13517.52.202021119
Ray JarvisRay Jarvis720.33015.04.3115230
Mosi TatupuMosi Tatupu1620.194.50.6052580
Al ChandlerAl Chandler710.122.00.30212

Defense

GPTKLASTCOMBTFLSCKPDEFINTYDSAVGTDLNG
Raymond ClaybornRaymond Clayborn1655611.2027
Mike HaynesMike Haynes1636622033
Prentice McCrayPrentice McCray1434816026
Tim FoxTim Fox1623819025
Mike HawkinsMike Hawkins1623517.5135
Rick SanfordRick Sanford1613939027
Doug BeaudoinDoug Beaudoin1013030030
Ray CostictRay Costict1612222022
Steve NelsonSteve Nelson1511818018
Rod ShoateRod Shoate1410000

Scoring

GPRUSHRECRETTOTFGMXPMXP2SFTYPTS
John SmithJohn Smith16000023460115
Stanley MorganStanley Morgan1601211300078
Harold JacksonHarold Jackson16070700042
Don CalhounDon Calhoun16510600036
Sam CunninghamSam Cunningham12500500030
Russ FrancisRuss Francis12050500030
Horace IvoryHorace Ivory11120300018
Allan ClarkAllan Clark16200200012
Steve GroganSteve Grogan16200200012
Mike HawkinsMike Hawkins1600110006
Ray JarvisRay Jarvis701010006
Andy JohnsonAndy Johnson510010006
Carlos PennywellCarlos Pennywell601010006
Rick SanfordRick Sanford1600110006
Donald WestbrookDonald Westbrook1601010006

Kicking

GPFGMFGAFG%FG 1-19FG 20-29FG 30-39FG 40-49FG 50+XPMXPAXP%PTS
John SmithJohn Smith16233369.70-06-611-136-140-0464993.9115

Punting

GPPUNTYDSAVGLNGBLK
Eddie HareEddie Hare16833,03836.6581