1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-6
Finishing 1st in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Conference Championship
Coach: John McKay (10-6)
Location: Tampa, Florida
1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Statistics
1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Roster

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League ended the 1979 season with a record of 10 wins and 6 losses, finishing first in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1. John McKay coached the team. The 1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost in the Conference Championship.

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Regular Season Points For: 273
Regular Season Points Against: 237

Date Game Res Home Road Record
September 1, 1979 Detroit Lions 16 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
September 9, 1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 29 at Baltimore Colts 26 W 1-0-0 1-0-0 2-0-0 OT
September 16, 1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21 at Green Bay Packers 10 W 1-0-0 2-0-0 3-0-0
September 23, 1979 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21 W 2-0-0 2-0-0 4-0-0
September 30, 1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17 at Chicago Bears 13 W 2-0-0 3-0-0 5-0-0
October 7, 1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 14 at New York Giants 17 L 2-0-0 3-1-0 5-1-0
October 14, 1979 New Orleans Saints 42 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 14 L 2-1-0 3-1-0 5-2-0
October 21, 1979 Green Bay Packers 3 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21 W 3-1-0 3-1-0 6-2-0
October 28, 1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 12 at Minnesota Vikings 10 W 3-1-0 4-1-0 7-2-0
November 4, 1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 14 at Atlanta Falcons 17 L 3-1-0 4-2-0 7-3-0
November 11, 1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 at Detroit Lions 14 W 3-1-0 5-2-0 8-3-0
November 18, 1979 New York Giants 3 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31 W 4-1-0 5-2-0 9-3-0
November 25, 1979 Minnesota Vikings 23 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 22 L 4-2-0 5-2-0 9-4-0
December 2, 1979 Chicago Bears 14 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 L 4-3-0 5-2-0 9-5-0
December 9, 1979 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 7 at San Francisco 49ers 23 L 4-3-0 5-3-0 9-6-0
December 16, 1979 Kansas City Chiefs 0 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 3 W 5-3-0 5-3-0 10-6-0
December 29, 1979 Philadelphia Eagles 17 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 NFC Divisional Playoff
January 6, 1980 St. Louis Cardinals 9 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 L 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0 NFC Championship