1980 Pittsburgh Steelers Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 9-7
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Chuck Noll (9-7)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1980 Pittsburgh Steelers Statistics
1980 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster

The Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League ended the 1980 season with a record of 9 wins and 7 losses, finishing third in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference.

The Steelers scored 352 points, and the defense surrendered 313. Terry Bradshaw triggered the aerial attack, slinging for 3,339 yards. Lynn Swann paced pass catchers, grabbing 44 passes, while Theo Bell accumulated 748 receiving yards. Jim Smith provided receiving help as well.

Franco Harris carried the ball for a team-best 789 yards for Pittsburgh.

Donnie Shell picked off 7 opponent throws.

Chuck Noll coached the team.

Click on column headings to sort.

Regular Season Points For: 352
Regular Season Points Against: 313

Date Game Res Home Road Record
September 7, 1980 Houston Oilers 17 at Pittsburgh Steelers 31 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
September 14, 1980 Pittsburgh Steelers 20 at Baltimore Colts 17 W 1-0-0 1-0-0 2-0-0
September 21, 1980 Pittsburgh Steelers 28 at Cincinnati Bengals 30 L 1-0-0 1-1-0 2-1-0
September 28, 1980 Chicago Bears 3 at Pittsburgh Steelers 38 W 2-0-0 1-1-0 3-1-0
October 5, 1980 Pittsburgh Steelers 23 at Minnesota Vikings 17 W 2-0-0 2-1-0 4-1-0
October 12, 1980 Cincinnati Bengals 17 at Pittsburgh Steelers 16 L 2-1-0 2-1-0 4-2-0
October 20, 1980 Oakland Raiders 45 at Pittsburgh Steelers 34 L 2-2-0 2-1-0 4-3-0
October 26, 1980 Pittsburgh Steelers 26 at Cleveland Browns 27 L 2-2-0 2-2-0 4-4-0
November 2, 1980 Green Bay Packers 20 at Pittsburgh Steelers 22 W 3-2-0 2-2-0 5-4-0
November 9, 1980 Pittsburgh Steelers 24 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21 W 3-2-0 3-2-0 6-4-0
November 16, 1980 Cleveland Browns 13 at Pittsburgh Steelers 16 W 4-2-0 3-2-0 7-4-0
November 23, 1980 Pittsburgh Steelers 13 at Buffalo Bills 28 L 4-2-0 3-3-0 7-5-0
November 30, 1980 Miami Dolphins 10 at Pittsburgh Steelers 23 W 5-2-0 3-3-0 8-5-0
December 4, 1980 Pittsburgh Steelers 0 at Houston Oilers 6 L 5-2-0 3-4-0 8-6-0
December 14, 1980 Kansas City Chiefs 16 at Pittsburgh Steelers 21 W 6-2-0 3-4-0 9-6-0
December 22, 1980 Pittsburgh Steelers 17 at San Diego Chargers 26 L 6-2-0 3-5-0 9-7-0