1980 San Diego Chargers Schedule & Results

1980 San Diego Chargers schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Preseason

Hall of Fame Game
Saturday, August 2, 1980 FINAL
San Diego (0-0-1) 0
Green Bay (0-0-1) 0
Saturday, August 9, 1980 FINAL
San Diego (0-1-1) 17
Minnesota (1-0) 27
Saturday, August 16, 1980 FINAL
San Francisco (2-0) 17
San Diego (0-2-1) 14
Saturday, August 23, 1980 FINAL
Atlanta (0-3) 9
San Diego (1-2-1) 17
Saturday, August 30, 1980 FINAL
San Diego (1-3-1) 17
Los Angeles (2-2) 34

Regular Season

Sun 9/7 1234FINAL
San Diego (1-0) 3217334
Seattle (0-1) 303713
Pass
D. Fouts (SD), 31-21-230, 0 INT, 4 TD
J. Zorn (SEA), 33-18-235, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Cappelletti (SD), 16-112
S. Smith (SEA), 10-37
Rec
J. Jefferson (SD), 6-103, 2 TD
S. Largent (SEA), 5-62
Sun 9/14 12345F/OT
Oakland (1-1) 3777024
San Diego (2-0) 37014630
Pass
D. Pastorini (OAK), 33-15-238, 3 INT, 1 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 44-29-387, 5 INT, 3 TD
Rush
K. King (OAK), 13-70
C. Williams (SD), 17-38, 1 TD
Rec
C. Branch (OAK), 4-99, 1 TD
J. Jefferson (SD), 9-110, 2 TD
Sun 9/21 1234FINAL
San Diego (3-0) 3243030
Denver (1-2) 337013
Pass
D. Fouts (SD), 27-13-211, 3 INT, 1 TD
M. Robinson (DEN), 25-13-146, 4 INT, 0 TD
Rush
C. Williams (SD), 16-53
J. Jensen (DEN), 12-85
Rec
C. Joiner (SD), 4-80, 1 TD
J. Jensen (DEN), 9-59
Sun 9/28 1234FINAL
San Diego (4-0) 7143024
Kansas City (0-4) 07007
Pass
D. Fouts (SD), 30-15-194, 0 INT, 2 TD
T. Clements (KC), 12-7-77, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Cappelletti (SD), 18-51, 1 TD
T. McKnight (KC), 11-34, 1 TD
Rec
K. Winslow (SD), 6-74, 2 TD
T. McKnight (KC), 5-36
Sun 10/5 1234FINAL
Buffalo (5-0) 3901426
San Diego (4-1) 7107024
Pass
J. Ferguson (BUF), 28-14-129, 0 INT, 1 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 35-20-220, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Cribbs (BUF), 23-87, 1 TD
C. Muncie (SD), 10-37
Rec
J. Cribbs (BUF), 4-16
J. Jefferson (SD), 7-85, 1 TD
Sun 10/12 1234FINAL
San Diego (4-2) 737724
Oakland (3-3) 71071438
Pass
D. Fouts (SD), 39-23-388, 2 INT, 1 TD
J. Plunkett (OAK), 14-11-164, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Muncie (SD), 7-39
K. King (OAK), 12-138, 2 TD
Rec
C. Joiner (SD), 8-135
B. Chandler (OAK), 4-54
Sun 10/19 1234FINAL
NY Giants (1-6) 00707
San Diego (5-2) 02171644
Pass
P. Simms (NYG), 29-14-135, 2 INT, 0 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 41-26-444, 1 INT, 3 TD
Rush
B. Matthews (NYG), 10-33
C. Muncie (SD), 9-56, 1 TD
Rec
B. Matthews (NYG), 4-20
C. Joiner (SD), 10-171, 1 TD
Sun 10/26 1234FINAL
San Diego (5-3) 3210731
Dallas (6-2) 7721742
Pass
D. Fouts (SD), 44-21-371, 4 INT, 3 TD
D. White (DAL), 34-22-260, 1 INT, 3 TD
Rush
C. Muncie (SD), 11-71
R. Springs (DAL), 13-61, 1 TD
Rec
J. Jefferson (SD), 8-160, 1 TD
B. DuPree (DAL), 5-45, 1 TD
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
Denver (5-5) 076720
San Diego (6-4) 060713
Pass
C. Morton (DEN), 24-12-144, 0 INT, 0 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 45-29-363, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Preston (DEN), 15-40, 1 TD
C. Muncie (SD), 23-115
Rec
J. Jensen (DEN), 5-39
C. Joiner (SD), 9-127
Sun 11/16 1234FINAL
Kansas City (5-6) 70007
San Diego (7-4) 067720
Pass
S. Fuller (KC), 22-15-135, 0 INT, 0 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 39-22-222, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
H. Belton (KC), 9-38
M. Thomas (SD), 27-109, 2 TD
Rec
T. Reed (KC), 7-80
K. Winslow (SD), 5-57
Thu 11/20 12345F/OT
San Diego (8-4) 71070327
Miami (6-6) 71007024
Pass
D. Fouts (SD), 41-25-226, 0 INT, 3 TD
D. Woodley (MIA), 34-22-251, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Muncie (SD), 10-77
T. Robiskie (MIA), 10-35, 1 TD
Rec
K. Winslow (SD), 7-53
T. Nathan (MIA), 7-102, 1 TD
Sun 11/30 1234FINAL
Philadelphia (11-2) 0071421
San Diego (9-4) 9100322
Pass
R. Jaworski (PHI), 31-20-201, 0 INT, 2 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 28-20-342, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
W. Montgomery (PHI), 18-61, 1 TD
M. Thomas (SD), 13-45
Rec
W. Montgomery (PHI), 11-78, 1 TD
J. Jefferson (SD), 8-164
Sun 12/7 1234FINAL
San Diego (9-5) 730717
Washington (4-10) 14661440
Pass
D. Fouts (SD), 25-13-200, 4 INT, 1 TD
J. Theismann (WAS), 37-26-269, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
C. Muncie (SD), 12-52
C. Harmon (WAS), 11-71
Rec
C. Joiner (SD), 3-46
C. Harmon (WAS), 12-118
Sat 12/13 1234FINAL
Seattle (4-11) 007714
San Diego (10-5) 0210021
Pass
J. Zorn (SEA), 42-22-179, 0 INT, 1 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 42-28-339, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Doornink (SEA), 6-36
C. Muncie (SD), 13-42, 2 TD
Rec
S. Largent (SEA), 5-55, 1 TD
J. Jefferson (SD), 8-113, 1 TD
Mon 12/22 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (9-7) 037717
San Diego (11-5) 3610726
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 32-16-272, 0 INT, 1 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 37-21-308, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 9-30
C. Muncie (SD), 26-115, 1 TD
Rec
T. Bell (PIT), 5-127
K. Winslow (SD), 10-171

Postseason

1980 AFC Divisional Playoff Game
Sat 1/3 1234FINAL
Buffalo (11-5) 0140014
San Diego (11-5) 3071020
Pass
J. Ferguson (BUF), 29-15-180, 3 INT, 1 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 37-22-314, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Cribbs (BUF), 18-53
C. Muncie (SD), 18-80
Rec
M. Brammer (BUF), 4-62
J. Jefferson (SD), 7-102
1980 AFC Championship Game
Sun 1/11 1234FINAL
Oakland (11-5) 2173334
San Diego (11-5) 7710327
Pass
J. Plunkett (OAK), 18-14-261, 0 INT, 2 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 45-22-336, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
M. van Eeghen (OAK), 20-85, 1 TD
M. Thomas (SD), 12-48
Rec
R. Chester (OAK), 5-102, 1 TD
C. Joiner (SD), 6-130, 2 TD

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