1979 Pittsburgh Steelers Schedule & Results

1979 Pittsburgh Steelers schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Postseason

1979 AFC Divisional Playoff Game
Sun 12/30 1234FINAL
Miami (10-6) 007714
Pittsburgh (12-4) 2007734
Pass
D. Strock (MIA), 14-8-125, 1 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 31-21-230, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
L. Csonka (MIA), 10-20, 1 TD
F. Harris (PIT), 21-83, 1 TD
Rec
D. Williams (MIA), 6-26
J. Stallworth (PIT), 6-86, 1 TD
1979 AFC Championship Game
Sun 1/6 1234FINAL
Houston (11-5) 730313
Pittsburgh (12-4) 31401027
Pass
D. Pastorini (HOU), 28-19-203, 1 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 30-18-219, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
E. Campbell (HOU), 17-15
F. Harris (PIT), 21-85
Rec
T. Wilson (HOU), 7-60
F. Harris (PIT), 6-50
Super Bowl XIV
Sun 1/20 1234FINAL
Los Angeles (9-7) 766019
Pittsburgh (12-4) 3771431
Pass
V. Ferragamo (LA), 25-15-212, 1 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 21-14-309, 3 INT, 2 TD
Rush
W. Tyler (LA), 17-60
F. Harris (PIT), 20-46, 2 TD
Rec
C. Bryant (LA), 3-21
L. Swann (PIT), 5-79, 1 TD

Regular Season

Mon 9/3 12345F/OT
Pittsburgh (1-0) 0607316
New England (0-1) 7600013
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 26-15-221, 0 INT, 1 TD
S. Grogan (NE), 33-11-123, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 26-74
S. Cunningham (NE), 17-62
Rec
J. Stallworth (PIT), 5-95
R. Francis (NE), 5-53, 1 TD
Sun 9/9 1234FINAL
Houston (1-1) 00077
Pittsburgh (2-0) 73141438
Pass
G. Nielsen (HOU), 11-4-41, 2 INT, 1 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 29-12-198, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
E. Campbell (HOU), 16-38
F. Harris (PIT), 14-42
Rec
B. Johnson (HOU), 2-32
L. Swann (PIT), 5-95
Sun 9/16 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (3-0) 7001724
St. Louis (1-2) 966021
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 31-14-206, 2 INT, 2 TD
J. Hart (STL), 24-12-132, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
R. Bleier (PIT), 13-73, 1 TD
T. Brown (STL), 14-69, 1 TD
Rec
J. Stallworth (PIT), 6-80, 1 TD
O. Anderson (STL), 5-11
Sun 9/23 1234FINAL
Baltimore (0-4) 1003013
Pittsburgh (4-0) 730717
Pass
G. Landry (BAL), 34-17-195, 2 INT, 1 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 29-19-249, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Washington (BAL), 21-65
S. Thornton (PIT), 13-129
Rec
R. Carr (BAL), 4-68, 1 TD
R. Bleier (PIT), 6-41
Sun 9/30 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (4-1) 070714
Philadelphia (4-1) 0710017
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 26-12-176, 2 INT, 1 TD
R. Jaworski (PHI), 20-11-158, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Thornton (PIT), 16-88, 1 TD
W. Montgomery (PHI), 28-98, 1 TD
Rec
J. Stallworth (PIT), 5-102, 1 TD
K. Krepfle (PHI), 4-95
Sun 10/7 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (5-1) 21971451
Cleveland (4-2) 01471435
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 21-12-161, 0 INT, 3 TD
B. Sipe (CLE), 41-22-351, 3 INT, 5 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 19-153, 2 TD
M. Pruitt (CLE), 15-73
Rec
J. Stallworth (PIT), 4-96
O. Newsome (CLE), 6-97, 1 TD
Sun 10/14 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (5-2) 300710
Cincinnati (1-6) 7200734
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 40-21-275, 2 INT, 1 TD
K. Anderson (CIN), 20-9-120, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 9-45
C. Alexander (CIN), 19-91
Rec
J. Stallworth (PIT), 6-126, 1 TD
A. Griffin (CIN), 4-65
Mon 10/22 1234FINAL
Denver (5-3) 70007
Pittsburgh (6-2) 72101442
Pass
C. Morton (DEN), 31-16-261, 1 INT, 1 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 24-18-267, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Keyworth (DEN), 4-29
F. Harris (PIT), 17-121, 2 TD
Rec
R. Odoms (DEN), 6-94
J. Smith (PIT), 5-55
Sun 10/28 1234FINAL
Dallas (7-2) 03003
Pittsburgh (7-2) 077014
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 25-11-113, 0 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 25-11-126, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
T. Dorsett (DAL), 19-73
F. Harris (PIT), 18-102, 2 TD
Rec
D. Pearson (DAL), 5-89
J. Stallworth (PIT), 7-98
Sun 11/4 1234FINAL
Washington (6-4) 07007
Pittsburgh (8-2) 7177738
Pass
J. Theismann (WAS), 31-14-147, 1 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 27-15-311, 1 INT, 4 TD
Rush
J. Riggins (WAS), 13-56, 1 TD
F. Harris (PIT), 15-62
Rec
J. Riggins (WAS), 4-33
J. Stallworth (PIT), 6-126, 2 TD
Sun 11/11 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (9-2) 101001030
Kansas City (4-7) 00303
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 29-17-232, 2 INT, 3 TD
S. Fuller (KC), 20-9-89, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 20-68
M. Williams (KC), 6-19
Rec
L. Swann (PIT), 5-55, 1 TD
J. Smith (KC), 3-47
Sun 11/18 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (9-3) 00707
San Diego (9-3) 7147735
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 36-18-153, 5 INT, 0 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 24-11-137, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 20-44
M. Thomas (SD), 13-53
Rec
F. Harris (PIT), 7-50
J. Jefferson (SD), 5-106, 1 TD
Sun 11/25 12345F/OT
Cleveland (8-5) 101073030
Pittsburgh (10-3) 310017333
Pass
B. Sipe (CLE), 38-23-333, 1 INT, 3 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 44-30-364, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Sipe (CLE), 3-30
F. Harris (PIT), 32-151, 2 TD
Rec
D. Logan (CLE), 7-135, 1 TD
F. Harris (PIT), 9-81, 1 TD
Sun 12/2 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (3-11) 0107017
Pittsburgh (11-3) 101410337
Pass
K. Anderson (CIN), 36-20-258, 0 INT, 2 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 29-17-339, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
P. Johnson (CIN), 18-51
F. Harris (PIT), 20-92, 1 TD
Rec
D. Ross (CIN), 5-46
L. Swann (PIT), 5-192, 2 TD
Mon 12/10 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (11-4) 0031417
Houston (11-4) 0731020
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 29-14-237, 2 INT, 1 TD
D. Pastorini (HOU), 16-10-170, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 12-59
E. Campbell (HOU), 33-109
Rec
L. Swann (PIT), 4-50
K. Burrough (HOU), 3-48, 1 TD
Sun 12/16 1234FINAL
Buffalo (7-9) 00000
Pittsburgh (12-4) 777728
Pass
J. Ferguson (BUF), 31-11-103, 2 INT, 0 TD
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 27-14-209, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
M. Collier (BUF), 16-49
F. Harris (PIT), 21-100, 2 TD
Rec
M. Collier (BUF), 4-11
J. Stallworth (PIT), 4-39

Preseason

Saturday, August 4, 1979 FINAL
Pittsburgh (1-0) 15
Buffalo (0-1) 7
Saturday, August 11, 1979 FINAL
NY Giants (1-1) 3
Pittsburgh (2-0) 10
Friday, August 17, 1979 FINAL
Pittsburgh (3-0) 27
NY Jets (1-2) 14
Saturday, August 25, 1979 FINAL
Pittsburgh (3-1) 14
Dallas (3-2) 16

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