1979 San Francisco 49ers Schedule & Results

1979 San Francisco 49ers schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Regular Season

Sun 9/2 1234FINAL
San Francisco (0-1) 0631322
Minnesota (1-0) 00141428
Pass
S. DeBerg (SF), 42-29-262, 2 INT, 1 TD
T. Kramer (MIN), 34-21-297, 0 INT, 4 TD
Rush
L. Elliott (SF), 10-41, 1 TD
R. Young (MIN), 6-43
Rec
M. Hogan (SF), 7-39
A. Rashad (MIN), 7-152, 4 TD
Sun 9/9 1234FINAL
Dallas (2-0) 337821
San Francisco (0-2) 370313
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 34-20-259, 0 INT, 2 TD
S. DeBerg (SF), 33-19-239, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
T. Dorsett (DAL), 19-54
O. Simpson (SF), 14-43, 1 TD
Rec
T. Hill (DAL), 6-96
M. Shumann (SF), 4-44
Sun 9/16 1234FINAL
San Francisco (0-3) 10001424
Los Angeles (2-1) 0147627
Pass
S. DeBerg (SF), 29-15-138, 0 INT, 2 TD
P. Haden (LA), 29-17-200, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
O. Simpson (SF), 18-73
C. Bryant (LA), 23-106, 1 TD
Rec
F. Solomon (SF), 6-66
E. Peacock (LA), 3-47
Sun 9/23 1234FINAL
New Orleans (1-3) 01314330
San Francisco (0-4) 770721
Pass
A. Manning (NO), 28-20-355, 0 INT, 2 TD
S. DeBerg (SF), 33-18-263, 3 INT, 2 TD
Rush
C. Muncie (NO), 18-98
O. Simpson (SF), 7-25
Rec
T. Galbreath (NO), 5-61
F. Solomon (SF), 8-144, 2 TD
Sun 9/30 1234FINAL
San Francisco (0-5) 03609
San Diego (4-1) 01701431
Pass
S. DeBerg (SF), 23-13-147, 2 INT, 0 TD
D. Fouts (SD), 34-26-251, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
O. Simpson (SF), 16-89, 1 TD
C. Williams (SD), 14-37, 1 TD
Rec
P. Hofer (SF), 3-57
K. Winslow (SD), 7-72, 1 TD
Sun 10/7 1234FINAL
Seattle (2-4) 1477735
San Francisco (0-6) 7301424
Pass
J. Zorn (SEA), 20-13-162, 0 INT, 0 TD
S. DeBerg (SF), 40-31-306, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Doornink (SEA), 19-58, 2 TD
O. Simpson (SF), 15-71, 1 TD
Rec
S. Largent (SEA), 4-83
W. Jackson (SF), 9-60
Sun 10/14 1234FINAL
San Francisco (0-7) 307616
NY Giants (2-5) 2270332
Pass
S. DeBerg (SF), 48-27-242, 2 INT, 2 TD
P. Simms (NYG), 32-17-300, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
W. Jackson (SF), 10-37
D. Kotar (NYG), 8-48, 1 TD
Rec
P. Hofer (SF), 9-104
E. Gray (NYG), 8-169, 2 TD
Sun 10/21 1234FINAL
Atlanta (3-5) 090615
San Francisco (1-7) 707620
Pass
S. Bartkowski (ATL), 27-13-126, 1 INT, 1 TD
S. DeBerg (SF), 37-24-245, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
L. Cain (ATL), 11-58
F. Solomon (SF), 2-68, 1 TD
Rec
W. Andrews (ATL), 6-41
P. Hofer (SF), 7-84
Sun 10/28 1234FINAL
Chicago (4-5) 777728
San Francisco (1-8) 3143727
Pass
M. Phipps (CHI), 19-10-155, 1 INT, 1 TD
S. DeBerg (SF), 41-26-348, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
W. Payton (CHI), 23-162, 3 TD
W. Jackson (SF), 10-42
Rec
G. Latta (CHI), 4-20
F. Solomon (SF), 8-94, 2 TD
Sun 11/4 1234FINAL
San Francisco (1-9) 0100010
Oakland (6-4) 977023
Pass
S. DeBerg (SF), 42-20-195, 2 INT, 0 TD
K. Stabler (OAK), 24-16-190, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
P. Hofer (SF), 13-106
M. van Eeghen (OAK), 27-88, 1 TD
Rec
P. Hofer (SF), 7-64
D. Casper (OAK), 5-65
Sun 11/11 1234FINAL
San Francisco (1-10) 0310720
New Orleans (6-5) 1777031
Pass
S. DeBerg (SF), 39-22-208, 1 INT, 1 TD
A. Manning (NO), 22-15-153, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
P. Hofer (SF), 17-147, 1 TD
C. Muncie (NO), 18-117, 3 TD
Rec
D. Clark (SF), 5-50
T. Galbreath (NO), 6-43
Sun 11/18 1234FINAL
Denver (9-3) 31421038
San Francisco (1-11) 0210728
Pass
C. Morton (DEN), 34-19-225, 1 INT, 3 TD
S. DeBerg (SF), 36-20-136, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
O. Armstrong (DEN), 11-59
P. Hofer (SF), 18-50, 1 TD
Rec
R. Upchurch (DEN), 8-91, 1 TD
W. Jackson (SF), 6-26
Sun 11/25 1234FINAL
Los Angeles (7-6) 31013026
San Francisco (1-12) 7100320
Pass
V. Ferragamo (LA), 20-9-149, 2 INT, 1 TD
S. DeBerg (SF), 34-21-257, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
W. Tyler (LA), 27-94
P. Hofer (SF), 14-76, 1 TD
Rec
W. Tyler (LA), 4-95, 1 TD
W. Jackson (SF), 5-74
Sun 12/2 1234FINAL
San Francisco (1-13) 030710
St. Louis (4-10) 007613
Pass
S. DeBerg (SF), 17-11-135, 1 INT, 1 TD
S. Pisarkiewicz (STL), 16-9-91, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
P. Hofer (SF), 16-52
O. Anderson (STL), 27-129, 1 TD
Rec
D. Clark (SF), 4-78
P. Tilley (STL), 4-47
Sun 12/9 1234FINAL
Tampa Bay (9-6) 07007
San Francisco (2-13) 10301023
Pass
D. Williams (TB), 24-10-167, 5 INT, 1 TD
S. DeBerg (SF), 30-22-186, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
R. Bell (TB), 10-36
W. Jackson (SF), 8-35
Rec
I. Hagins (TB), 3-90
K. MacAfee (SF), 5-40
Sun 12/16 1234FINAL
San Francisco (2-14) 777021
Atlanta (6-10) 3771431
Pass
S. DeBerg (SF), 54-29-345, 1 INT, 2 TD
S. Bartkowski (ATL), 28-18-187, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
P. Hofer (SF), 14-77, 1 TD
W. Andrews (ATL), 19-63
Rec
P. Hofer (SF), 9-130, 1 TD
J. Mitchell (ATL), 4-31, 1 TD

Preseason

Saturday, August 4, 1979 FINAL
San Diego (0-1) 10
San Francisco (1-0) 13
Saturday, August 11, 1979 FINAL
San Francisco (1-1) 10
Oakland (2-1) 41
Saturday, August 18, 1979 FINAL
Denver (2-1) 21
San Francisco (1-2) 0
Friday, August 24, 1979 FINAL
San Francisco (1-3) 20
Seattle (3-1) 55

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