1980 Cincinnati Bengals Schedule & Results

1980 Cincinnati Bengals schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Regular Season

Sun 9/7 1234FINAL
Tampa Bay (1-0) 0100717
Cincinnati (0-1) 302712
Pass
D. Williams (TB), 21-11-155, 0 INT, 2 TD
J. Thompson (CIN), 21-6-47, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Eckwood (TB), 19-43
A. Griffin (CIN), 18-68
Rec
R. Bell (TB), 5-57
I. Curtis (CIN), 2-17
Sun 9/14 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (0-2) 077216
Miami (1-1) 0001717
Pass
J. Thompson (CIN), 24-15-136, 1 INT, 1 TD
D. Strock (MIA), 17-10-145, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
A. Griffin (CIN), 18-51
D. Williams (MIA), 16-65
Rec
D. Bass (CIN), 5-42, 1 TD
S. Howell (MIA), 3-24
Sun 9/21 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (2-1) 0147728
Cincinnati (1-2) 10301730
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 25-14-265, 2 INT, 3 TD
J. Thompson (CIN), 18-9-122, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 12-59
P. Johnson (CIN), 19-66
Rec
L. Swann (PIT), 3-94, 2 TD
I. Curtis (CIN), 4-82, 1 TD
Sun 9/28 1234FINAL
Houston (3-1) 070613
Cincinnati (1-3) 730010
Pass
K. Stabler (HOU), 34-26-241, 0 INT, 0 TD
J. Thompson (CIN), 24-14-134, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
R. Carpenter (HOU), 14-17
P. Johnson (CIN), 18-63
Rec
R. Carpenter (HOU), 7-47
P. Johnson (CIN), 6-42
Sun 10/5 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (1-4) 60039
Green Bay (2-3) 770014
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 30-15-154, 2 INT, 0 TD
L. Dickey (GB), 26-18-203, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
C. Alexander (CIN), 14-52
S. Atkins (GB), 9-48
Rec
D. Bass (CIN), 6-70
J. Lofton (GB), 8-114, 1 TD
Sun 10/12 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (2-4) 1070017
Pittsburgh (4-2) 0016016
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 32-17-179, 1 INT, 1 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 35-14-237, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Alexander (CIN), 12-72, 1 TD
F. Harris (PIT), 13-47
Rec
D. Bass (CIN), 5-58
J. Smith (PIT), 5-98, 1 TD
Sun 10/19 1234FINAL
Minnesota (3-4) 00000
Cincinnati (3-4) 700714
Pass
T. Kramer (MIN), 25-13-130, 2 INT, 0 TD
K. Anderson (CIN), 28-21-270, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
T. Brown (MIN), 11-28
P. Johnson (CIN), 26-115, 1 TD
Rec
T. Brown (MIN), 4-34
D. Bass (CIN), 7-110, 1 TD
Sun 10/26 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (3-5) 30003
Houston (5-3) 03101023
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 33-23-185, 2 INT, 0 TD
K. Stabler (HOU), 20-12-118, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
C. Alexander (CIN), 9-77
E. Campbell (HOU), 27-202, 2 TD
Rec
C. Alexander (CIN), 9-38
M. Barber (HOU), 4-24
Sun 11/2 1234FINAL
San Diego (6-3) 10714031
Cincinnati (3-6) 070714
Pass
D. Fouts (SD), 41-22-270, 0 INT, 3 TD
K. Anderson (CIN), 25-14-127, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
M. Thomas (SD), 16-71, 1 TD
D. Turner (CIN), 7-37
Rec
K. Winslow (SD), 9-153, 1 TD
D. Ross (CIN), 8-87
Sun 11/9 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (3-7) 370717
Oakland (7-3) 0147728
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 29-16-174, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Plunkett (OAK), 25-19-244, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
C. Alexander (CIN), 14-52
K. King (OAK), 15-51, 1 TD
Rec
C. Alexander (CIN), 6-16
R. Chester (OAK), 4-49
Sun 11/16 1234FINAL
Buffalo (8-3) 070714
Cincinnati (3-8) 00000
Pass
J. Ferguson (BUF), 24-15-169, 2 INT, 1 TD
K. Anderson (CIN), 19-11-95, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
C. Brown (BUF), 13-64
C. Alexander (CIN), 12-41
Rec
J. Butler (BUF), 4-66, 1 TD
I. Curtis (CIN), 4-50
Sun 11/23 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (3-9) 70007
Cleveland (8-4) 01414331
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 25-18-187, 2 INT, 0 TD
B. Sipe (CLE), 36-27-310, 1 INT, 4 TD
Rush
D. Turner (CIN), 11-62
M. Pruitt (CLE), 5-14
Rec
P. McInally (CIN), 6-62
R. Rucker (CLE), 7-82, 1 TD
Sun 11/30 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (4-9) 7001320
Kansas City (6-7) 03036
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 21-11-87, 2 INT, 1 TD
S. Fuller (KC), 37-21-210, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
P. Johnson (CIN), 17-112, 1 TD
J. Hadnot (KC), 9-31
Rec
D. Ross (CIN), 4-40, 1 TD
J. Hadnot (KC), 6-32
Sun 12/7 1234FINAL
Baltimore (7-7) 0602733
Cincinnati (5-9) 7177334
Pass
B. Jones (BAL), 40-21-249, 1 INT, 2 TD
J. Thompson (CIN), 29-15-186, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Dickey (BAL), 11-52, 1 TD
P. Johnson (CIN), 32-118, 2 TD
Rec
R. Carr (BAL), 7-133
I. Curtis (CIN), 7-176, 1 TD
Sun 12/14 12345F/OT
Cincinnati (6-9) 7700317
Chicago (6-9) 0707014
Pass
J. Thompson (CIN), 24-13-174, 0 INT, 1 TD
V. Evans (CHI), 28-13-132, 4 INT, 0 TD
Rush
P. Johnson (CIN), 28-134, 1 TD
W. Payton (CHI), 18-78
Rec
S. Kreider (CIN), 5-70
B. Baschnagel (CHI), 6-56
Sun 12/21 1234FINAL
Cleveland (11-5) 01014327
Cincinnati (6-10) 3714024
Pass
B. Sipe (CLE), 44-24-308, 2 INT, 3 TD
J. Thompson (CIN), 30-12-197, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
M. Pruitt (CLE), 14-51
C. Alexander (CIN), 8-50
Rec
M. Pruitt (CLE), 6-11
D. Ross (CIN), 5-77

Preseason

Saturday, August 9, 1980 FINAL
Cincinnati (0-1) 6
Denver (1-0) 17
Saturday, August 16, 1980 FINAL
Chicago (1-1) 3
Cincinnati (1-1) 21
Saturday, August 23, 1980 F/OT
Cincinnati (1-2) 14
Tampa Bay (2-1) 20
Saturday, August 30, 1980 FINAL
Detroit (3-1) 15
Cincinnati (1-3) 10

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