1979 BC Lions Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 9-6-1 19
Finishing 3rd in the CFL's Western Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Semifinal
Coach: Vic Rapp (9-6-1)
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
1979 BC Lions Roster
1979 BC Lions Results

The BC Lions of the Canadian Football League ended the 1979 season with a record of 9 wins and 6 losses and 1 ties for 19 points, finishing third in the CFL's Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1. Vic Rapp coached the team. The 1979 BC Lions lost in the Division Semifinal.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Joe Paopao22312656.515086.873.1135.88463.5
Jerry Tagge1548957.811317.353.253.24478.1
Mike Nott271659.337613.927.413.7106112.8
Carlos Brown20630.0753.800.015.02121.9
Larry Key3133.3258.300.000.03364.6


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Larry Key20410605.271 9
John White1497765.252 3
Don Taylor14694.913 0
Harry Holt7517.313 1
Jerry Tagge11383.510 0
Joe Paopao27160.60
Terry Bailey188.00
Leon Bright273.513 0
Mike Nott166.00
Carlos Brown4-10-2.50
Totals42020214.871 13


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
John White4242210.084 2
Larry Key422896.932 0
Leon Bright3656915.8106 3
Al Charuk3351515.643 3
Harry Holt3256017.563 2
Terry Bailey2323210.125 1
Ty Gray2235616.238 1
Jim Young513426.887 2
Don Taylor22412.021 0
Tennie Pierce11414.014 0
Totals238311513.1106 14


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Lui Passaglia2727100.0453271.1652306659.0701130


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Lui Passaglia133628747.37314

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ken Hinton625198.448 0
Devon Ford4141810.270 0
Leon Bright2131915.2101 2
Ty Gray11111.011 0
Mark Houghton133.00
Lui Passaglia122.00
Frank Oliver100.00
Totals12812729.9101 2

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Leon Bright2782030.479 0
Larry Key1636522.860 0
Devon Ford1229824.855 0
Don Taylor12525.025 0
Ken Hinton12121.021 0
Drew Taylor12020.020 0
Ron Morehouse11818.018 0
Doug Seymour2147.00
Mark Houghton11010.010 0
Totals62159125.779 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ken Hinton716123.057 0
John Beaton4205.016 0
Ty Gray2136.513 0
Frank Oliver14545.045 0
Devon Ford100.00
Glen Jackson100.00
Doug Carlson100.00
Totals1723914.157 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Lui Passaglia0322721144
Larry Key90000054
John White3200030
Leon Bright032000030
Al Charuk300018
Harry Holt1200018
Jim Young200012
Ty Gray1000006
Terry Bailey010006
Mark Houghton0010006


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