Detroit Lions
2014 record: 6-2 (1st in NFC North)

1979 Detroit Lions Schedule & Results

1979 Detroit Lions schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Regular Season

Date Opponent Location Result Attend
09/01/1979 (Sat)@ Tampa Bay Tampa Stadium (Tampa, FL)L 31-16--
09/09/1979Washington Pontiac Silverdome (Pontiac, MI)L 27-24--
09/16/1979@ NY Jets Shea Stadium (Flushing, NY)L 31-10--
09/23/1979Atlanta Pontiac Silverdome (Pontiac, MI)W 24-23--
09/30/1979Minnesota Pontiac Silverdome (Pontiac, MI)L 13-10--
10/07/1979@ New England Schaefer Stadium (Foxborough, MA)L 24-17--
10/14/1979@ Green Bay Milwaukee County Stadium (Milwaukee, WI)L 24-16--
10/21/1979@ New Orleans Louisiana Superdome (New Orleans, LA)L 17-7--
10/28/1979Buffalo Pontiac Silverdome (Pontiac, MI)L 20-17--
11/04/1979@ Chicago Soldier Field (Chicago, IL)L 35-7--
11/11/1979Tampa Bay Pontiac Silverdome (Pontiac, MI)L 16-14--
11/18/1979@ Minnesota Metropolitan Stadium (Bloomington, MN)L 14-7--
11/22/1979 (Thu)Chicago Pontiac Silverdome (Pontiac, MI)W 20-0--
12/02/1979@ Philadelphia Veterans Stadium (Philadelphia, PA)L 44-7--
12/09/1979Miami Pontiac Silverdome (Pontiac, MI)L 28-10--
12/15/1979 (Sat)Green Bay Pontiac Silverdome (Pontiac, MI)L 18-13--

Preseason

Date Opponent Location Result Attend
08/04/1979 (Sat)Cincinnati --L 40-28--
08/11/1979 (Sat)@ Buffalo --W 34-13--
08/18/1979 (Sat)Cleveland --W 21-10--
08/24/1979 (Fri)@ Baltimore --L 17-7--

1979 NFL Team Results

AFC East
Baltimore Colts
Buffalo Bills
Miami Dolphins
New England Patriots
New York Jets
AFC Central
Cincinnati Bengals
Cleveland Browns
Houston Oilers
Pittsburgh Steelers
AFC West
Denver Broncos
Kansas City Chiefs
Oakland Raiders
San Diego Chargers
Seattle Seahawks
NFC East
Dallas Cowboys
New York Giants
Philadelphia Eagles
St. Louis Cardinals
Washington Redskins
NFC Central
Chicago Bears
Detroit Lions
Green Bay Packers
Minnesota Vikings
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
NFC West
Atlanta Falcons
Los Angeles Rams
New Orleans Saints
San Francisco 49ers

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