New York Jets

8-8-0
3rd in AFC East
Scored 21.1 PPG (13th)
Allowed 23.9 PPG (25th)

1979 Regular Season Team Stats

GPPTSYDSPLYAVGRUSH YDSRUSH ATTRUSH AVGPASS YDSPASS ATTPASS AVGSCKSCKY1DWNRUSH 1DWNPASS 1DWNPEN 1DWNPENPEN YDS
Team163375,2441,0355.12,6466344.22,8643697.83226629915312620109886
Team Rank13th9th17th8th1st1st8th20th27th2nd9th18th14th2nd24th21st21st16th
Opponent163835,8211,0945.31,7065023.44,2885707.5221733311071982698888
Opponent Rank25th26th26th25th3rd5th3rd28th28th25th27th2nd25th8th28th15th20th12th
Net-46-577-59-0.3+940+132+0.8-1,424-201+0.2+10+93-32+46-72-6+11-2
Net Rank19th22nd23rd19th1st1st2nd27th28th10th19th9th21st1st27th23rd21st14th

1979 Regular Season Player Stats

Passing

GPCMPATTPCTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDTD%INTINT%LNGSCKSCKYRATE
Richard ToddRichard Todd1517133451.222.32,6608.0177.3164.8226.6722522266.5
Matt RobinsonMatt Robinson15173154.82.11916.212.700.026.53353046.6
Pat RyanPat Ryan12450.04133.313.000.0125.0721417.7

Rushing

GPATTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Clark GainesClark Gaines1618611.69054.956.60522151,124
Scott DierkingScott Dierking1618611.67674.147.9340196888
Kevin LongKevin Long121169.74423.836.8725126557
Bruce HarperBruce Harper16654.12824.317.603182532
Tom NewtonTom Newton16372.31453.99.165141178
Richard ToddRichard Todd15362.4932.66.25213693
Matt RobinsonMatt Robinson1530.241.30.311034
Woody BennettWoody Bennett1520.142.00.313313
Chuck RamseyChuck Ramsey1620.100.00.00020
Bobby JonesBobby Jones1010.144.00.40420383

Receiving

GPRECTRGREC/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Derrick GaffneyDerrick Gaffney1632253416.733.414332534
Clark GainesClark Gaines16291.82197.613.70152151,124
Jerome BarkumJerome Barkum13272.140114.930.844027401
Wesley WalkerWesley Walker9232.656924.763.257123569
Bobby JonesBobby Jones10191.937919.937.915120383
Bruce HarperBruce Harper16171.125014.715.627282532
Mickey ShulerMickey Shuler1616122514.114.134616225
Scott DierkingScott Dierking16100.612112.17.6027196888
Kevin LongKevin Long12100.811511.59.6027126557
Tom NewtonTom Newton1640.3338.32.101141178
Bob RabaBob Raba820.394.51.10629
Woody BennettWoody Bennett1510.199.00.609313

Defense

GPTKLASTCOMBTFLSCKPDEFINTYDSAVGTDLNG
Burgess OwensBurgess Owens166416.8015
Bobby JacksonBobby Jackson1646315.8158
Shafer SuggsShafer Suggs1634113.7132
Johnny LynnJohnny Lynn1624623032
Greg ButtleGreg Buttle1622713.5027
Stan BlinkaStan Blinka16212608
Mike McKibbenMike McKibben1615505
Ken SchroyKen Schroy1614404

Scoring

GPRUSHRECRETTOTFGMXPMXP2SFTYPTS
Kevin LongKevin Long12700700042
Pat LeahyPat Leahy60000812036
Tom NewtonTom Newton16600600036
Richard ToddRichard Todd15500500030
Wesley WalkerWesley Walker9050500030
Dave JacobsDave Jacobs40000510025
Jerome BarkumJerome Barkum13040400024
Toni LinhartToni Linhart50000311020
Scott DierkingScott Dierking16300300018
Mickey ShulerMickey Shuler16030300018
Bruce HarperBruce Harper16020200012
Woody BennettWoody Bennett1510010006
Derrick GaffneyDerrick Gaffney1601010006
Bobby JacksonBobby Jackson1600110006
Bobby JonesBobby Jones1001010006
Johnny LynnJohnny Lynn1600110006
Matt RobinsonMatt Robinson1510010006
Shafer SuggsShafer Suggs1600110006
Tim MorescoTim Moresco1600000012
Richie SzaroRichie Szaro100000202

Kicking

GPFGMFGAFG%FG 1-19FG 20-29FG 30-39FG 40-49FG 50+XPMXPAXP%PTS
Pat LeahyPat Leahy681361.51-12-25-80-20-0121580.036
Dave JacobsDave Jacobs45955.60-03-41-21-30-0101190.925
Toni LinhartToni Linhart53650.00-01-12-40-10-0111478.620
Richie SzaroRichie Szaro1020.00-10-00-00-10-022100.02

Punting

GPPUNTYDSAVGLNGBLK
Chuck RamseyChuck Ramsey16732,97940.8640